Angel Barrera is a Project Coordinator for Youth Ministry Services for the Center for Ministry Development. Angel has over 10 years of experience in ministry with youth and families in parish, campus ministry and diocesan settings. He holds a Masters of Arts degree in Religious Studies from University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio. He formerly served as the Director of Youth Ministry for the Diocese of Brownsville. Angel lives in Mission, Texas with his family.

Hearing the Call [Free Online Event for Ministry Leaders]

Hearing the Call  [Free Online Event for Ministry Leaders]
Grow in How You Accompany Young People in Discernmentwith This Free Online Event!​ It's an exciting time for the Catholic Church as we prepare for the 2018 Synod themed on "Youth, Faith and Vocational Discernment." In preparation of this important event, join us as we explore some important facets of how we, as ministry leaders, can accompany young...
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5 Tips to Fasting from Digital Technology this Lent

5 Tips to Fasting from Digital Technology this Lent
While digital technology is not evil, it can take up an inordinate amount of time and energy in our lives. As we embark on Lent, many people have decided to give up something in an effort to re-prioritize and re-commit themselves to more faithful discipleship of Jesus. This includes digital technology and social media. While I personally haven't se...
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Highlights: March 1 through April 15, Journerying through Lent

Highlights: March 1 through April 15, Journerying through Lent
Check out these Youth Ministry Access titles within your subscription.March 1, Ash Wednesday Journey of a Lifetime: Preparing for Lent by Jeffrey KacalaA Just Lent: Connecting Justice and Lent by Cathy BeckerPraying Lent: Stones and Ashes by Hugo De La Rosa IIIReady, Set, LENT! by Brenda Cline (middle school and high school)Feasting to Fasting...
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