For Youth Leaders

Welcome and thank you for your work with the youth!

Below you will find links to the general resources and offerings of the Office of Youth Discipleship & Evangelization.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if there is anything that we can do for you!




New Parish Catechetical Leader’s Orientation

This year’s New PCL Orientation day will be scheduled soon.



Parish Catechetical Leaders Day

Date: TBD   

There will be Mass, presentations from the diocesan Discipleship & Evangelization team,  and a workshop on the thresholds of conversion. Lunch will be provided. If you are a priest, deacon, DRE, YM, RCIA coordinator, or discipleship coordinator, you should plan on attending if possible! 



Parish Catechetical Leaders (PCL) Email List

If you are not already receiving the Parish Catechetical Leaders (PCL) Emails, click the “PCL Email Signup” button below to get on the list!  This email list is used to keep you informed about the many things happening in the Office of Discipleship and Evangelization and throughout the Diocese.  We are striving to send out updates as we get them in lieu of a newsletter.



Diocese of Sioux Falls Youth Leader Forum

The Youth Leader Forum is an online forum for youth leaders within the Diocese of Sioux Falls to communicate, network, ask questions and share resources with each other.  This forum is primarily used as an email address that can be used to send an email to all of the youth leaders that have subscribed to the forum.  Any of the subscribers can send an email through this email address.  For more details check out the Sioux Falls Youth Leader Forum webpage.

Weekly Youth Leader Zoom Meetings

Every Tuesday at 11am there will be a meeting for all parish youth leaders and pastors around the diocese.  Meetings will be one hour long. These meetings are recorded and available upon request.  These meetings are not held during the summer months of mid May – early August

To get involved in these meetings, please ensure you are on the PCL email list and join the portal. If you have topics or ideas to bring to the meeting, please let Eric know.


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