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Apostles in Action

We are apostles and we want to foster apostleship among Catholics in order for them to exercise leadership and engage culture. We do this by attracting, forming and mobilizing Catholics of all walks of life. Some recent examples are depicted below.

Programs

Mission Network programs impact lives and place you on a path to discover your purpose in life. The following programs are available as resources for your family and parish.

Challenge

Ages 10–16 | Challenge is a Girls Club organized in local parishes providing faith-building formation, friendships and activities.

Gender: Female
Age Group: Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Apostolic, Faith Formation, Leadership
Implemented In: Parish, School, Group of Families

Visit the Challenge website

Conquest

Ages 5–16 | Conquest is a Boys Club organized in local parishes providing faith-building formation, leadership opportunities, Gospel-reflections and camps.

Age Group: Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Apostolic, Virtue Development, Faith Formation, Leadership
Implemented In: Parish, School, Group of Families

Visit the Conquest website

Angel for a Day - Missions

Ages 8–13 | Angel for a Day organized in local parishes providing faith-building formation, where high school students volunteer to mentor two children while everyone bowls. 

Age Group: Youth Coed 1st through 6th grade
Apostolate Coordinator: Diana Argaez, Orlando Ramirez
Program Type: Apostolic, Virtue Development, Faith Formation, Leadership
Implemented In: Parish, School, Group of Families

Visit the Angel for a Day website

Pure Fashion

High School Age | Pure Fashion is a faith-based model training program, guiding young women to become more confident, competent leaders who live the virtues of modesty and purity, that culminates in a community-wide fashion show.

Gender: Female
Age Group: Youth Age 17–18, Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Apostolic, Virtue Development, Faith Formation, Leadership
Implemented In: Parish, School, Group of Families

Visit the Pure Fashion website - Visit the Houston Pure Fashion website

Mission Youth

High School to College Age | Mission Youth (YTM) provides local, national and international humanitarian and evangelization mission opportunities.

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Young Adult 18–24, Youth Age 17–18, Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Apostolic, Missions, Leadership
Implemented In: Parish

Visit the Mission Youth website

Pilgrim Queen of the Family

Pilgrim Queen of the Family is a structured parish family program to promote praying the rosary.

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Family, Parents, Married Couples, Adults, Young Adult 18–24
Program Type: Apostolic, Faith Formation
Implemented In: Home, Parish, School, Group of Families, College Campus

Visit the Pilgrim Queen of the Family website - Visit here to view a YouTube video of this apostolate

 

Related Programs

Check out these quality programs that reinforce Christian values in the world around us.

RC Mission Corps

There are opportunities that come only once in a lifetime. You take the chance and it changes you. You go off the beaten path and return changed, enriched, stronger, wiser.

The Regnum Christi Mission Corps is your chance to make a stop and immerse yourself in a unique missionary experience that will require you to give your all for the Catholic faith and for your brothers and sisters in Christ.

Familia

Familia provides materials, guided discussions and a network to help parents grow in their faith in order to bring Christ into their marriage and home life.

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Parents, Married Couples
Program Type: Faith Formation
Implemented In: Home, Parish, Group of Families

Visit the Familia website  - Visit our Houston Familia Teams here

Kids4Jesus (K4J)

Ages 3–13 | K4J is a series of programs that motivates children and families to live virtue and love Christ through their Catholic faith by completing a simple mission each month. Take a look at the various programs for parishes, schools, clubs and in the home!

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Virtue Development, Faith Formation
Implemented In: Home, Parish, School, Group of Families

Visit the Kids4Jesus (K4J) website - Visit K4J's YouTube Channel

Catholic Business Forum

Adult and Young Professional Men | The mission of the Catholic Business Forum is to provide Catholic formation for business leaders to give spiritual purpose, moral integrity and personal character in order to excel in the stewardship of their talents for the betterment of partnerships, reputation and team performance.

Gender: Male
Age Group: Adult and Young Professional Men
Program Type: Virtue Development, Faith Formation in the workplace.
Implemented In: Restaurants in Downtown, Northwest Houston, and The Woodlands.

Visit the Catholic Business Forum website - Visit the Facebook Page

Vocation.com

High School to Young Adult Age | Vocation.com is the most comprehensive Catholic online resource for discerning vocations.

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Young Adult 18–24, Youth Age 17–18, Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Vocation
Implemented In: Home, Parish, School, Group of Families, College Campus

Visit the Vocation.com website

Mission Hope

Mission Hope provides hope to anyone who is suffering, by uniting their pain with Christ as a means of salvation and grace. Mission Hope helps transform daily suffering into an instrument of hope and redemption. Youth and young adults participate by incorporating Mission Hope into outreach programs to the sick and elderly.

Gender: Female, Coed
Age Group: Family, Parents, Married Couples, Adults, Young Adult 18–24, Youth Age 17–18, Youth Age 10–16
Program Type: Apostolic, Missions, Virtue Development
Implemented In: Home, Parish

Visit the Mission Hope website

Catholic.net

Catholic.net is an engaging website filled with news, information, and links to foster and promote an online Catholic community centered on spreading the Truth of the Gospel.

Visit the Catholic.net website

Keep Kids Safe Online with Covenant Eyes

Located in Owosso, Michigan, Covenant Eyes is the pioneer of Internet Accountability software, empowering our members to maintain their online integrity. Aware of an ever-growing need to better equip parents, Covenant Eyes has developed a family Internet filter that restricts usage based on parental controls.

 

Catholic Media

Stay informed with these quality media resources that reinforce Catholic values in the world around us.

Regnum Christi Houston YouTube Channel

Fr. Scott Reilly, LC provides a series of formation videos that will help discover ways to improve your prayer life and your relationship with God.

Visit the Regnum Christi YouTube Channel

Catholic.net

Catholic.net is an engaging website filled with news, information, and links to foster and promote an online Catholic community centered on spreading the Truth of the Gospel.

Visit the Catholic.net website

Catholic Digest

Catholic DIgest publishes the National Catholic Register newspaper and Faith & Family magazine. Through stories of real people, Catholic Digest demonstrates that a life guided by faith can be exciting, challenging, enlivening, and, ultimately, joyous.

Visit the Catholic Digest website

National Catholic Register

The National Catholic Register is a weekly newspaper that provides informative, inspiring, and engaging news coverage from a Catholic perspective pertaining to the U.S., the world, and the Vatican.

Visit the National Catholic Register website

ePriest

ePriest offers an online resource of best practices, homily packs and priest resources for formation, retreats and pilgrimages.

Visit the ePriest website