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YOUNG LEADERS IN MINISTRY FUND 2021

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Act of Disestablishment and to support Church of Ireland Ministry in the future, the Church of Ireland Youth Department has created a bursary fund to significantly encourage the number of young people undertaking mission and training experiences that would benefit ministry in the Church of Ireland
This fund […]

CONNECT – DAILY ONLINE DEVOTIONS

Hello all!

CIYD & IMYC are delighted to invite you to a week of morning devotions in a few weeks’ time with guest speakers each day & some time for prayer together as well. See below & sign up!

#CONNECT Daily Online Devotions

Connect is training and support for vocational children’s, youth and family workers! Pause with us each […]

Great News! The Aurora Courses are going online in September!

 

 

A fantastic opportunity to explore how you can develop your skills and ministry with children and young people. www.auroratraining.org.uk/eirefor more information or contact steve@ciyd.org

GUIDANCE FOR RESUMING YOUTH MINISTRY ACTIVITIES POST COVID-19

Firstly, it is important to acknowledge that youth ministry never stopped! The creative and innovative ways many churches, leaders, youth workers, etc across Ireland supported and continue to support young people during the Covid-19 pandemic is a testament to their faith in God, passion, resilience, and commitment.

Now as we move through this crisis, looking ahead, […]

*YOUNG LEADERS IN MINISTRY FUND UPDATE*

EXTENDED CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:
FRIDAY, 25TH SEPTEMBER 2020
We are still accepting applications to our popular funding scheme for Young Leaders, however please note our next closing date of 22nd May will now be open ended until the next closing date – 25th September. We understand it may be difficult for anyone to plan ahead […]

YOUTH WORKER RESOURCE

A resource to support Youth Workers during this time -this is a resource to provide focus as you consider how to best use your time, ensuring your own development and for the benefit of your youth ministry in the long term.

Youth Worker Resource

FUEL – LENT RESOURCE

FUEL is CIYD’s Lent resource to help young people engage with the Bible – to understand what they are reading, and to think about what the Bible is saying and teaching. Space is also provided for writing down notes, prayers and thoughts. The journal runs to 50 days to encourage readers to continue with the habits […]

YOUTH MINISTRY – A RESPONSE TO COVID-19

 

CIYD have produced a resource to support youth leaders across the Parishes in Ireland during this unique time. It will be significant as leaders continue to support young people in their discipleship over the coming weeks and months. This document is just a start to share suggestions for how we can engage with young people. […]

Training Day for Clergy, Chaplains and Youth Workers – ‘HANDS ON DIGITAL EXPERIENCE’ – 19 MARCH 2020 – THE OAK CENTRE, MAYNOOTH ROAD, DUNBOYNE, CO MEATH

Day of Prayer for Young People and Youth Ministry across the Church of Ireland

Sunday, 23rd February 2020
2020 marks the sixth Day of Prayer for Young People and Youth Ministry across the Church of Ireland.  The House of Bishops has approved the Sunday before Lent each year as this Annual Day of Prayer for our youth, with this year’s date falling on Sunday, 23rd February.

Over the years, a number […]