NET Ministries

Mission:  NET Ministries is an international youth ministry that challenges young Catholics to love Christ and embrace the life of the Church.  NET Ministries fulfills its mission by conducting nearly 1000 youth retreats across the United States each year.

The Retreats:  NET retreats range in length from four hours to three days.  The format and theme of the retreats vary, but the basic message is always the same:  "In Jesus Christ, the Son of God made man, who died and rose from the dead, salvation is offered to all, as a gift of God's grace and mercy." (Evangelization in the Modern World, Pope Paul VI).

These retreats, typically for youth in grades 7-12, are high-energy experiences using large group presentations, small group discussion, music, drama, personal faith sharing, one-on-one prayer, and the sacraments of Reconciliation and Holy Eucharist.

The Goals of a NET Retreat:

  • To help young people understand and accept God's unconditional love for them.
  • To offer the faith of the team members as a witness to the youth that faith in God is a desirable, acceptable, and exciting part of their lives.
  • To encourage young people to grow in their commitment to Jesus Christ and His Church.

NET Ministries will be coming to the Diocese of Savannah October 23 - November 2, 2018 and February 6-19, 2019. Secure your retreat today!

Information about NET Ministries may be found at

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