About Jen Moser

Jen currently serves as the Coordinator of Youth Ministry for the Archdiocese of Omaha Nebraska.

Relying on the Resource or Free to be Flexible?

By | October 28th, 2015|, , |

It will take real oversight and ongoing training to help small group leaders overcome the very “programmatic” mindset that has dominated parish catechesis, sacramental preparation, and youth ministry for decades. Parish coordinators and pastors will need to individually disciple leaders beyond dependence on a “program” until they have the personal freedom, experiences, skills, and knowledge to disciple teens in a way that is truly effective- with or without a “program.”

Small Group Discipleship: Not the Same As Small Group Facilitation

By | September 2nd, 2015|, , |

It’s important to understand that having adults facilitate activities or discussion amongst a small group of teens doesn’t automatically make it discipleship. This is true first of all because “small group” is not synonymous with “discipleship”; just because it’s a small group doesn’t necessarily mean discipleship is happening.