I was inspired to start the group by the Spirit during the fall 2013 Call To Action conference in Milwaukee. There I met tons of young adults passionate about Catholic social justice, particularly about LGBTQIA equality in the Church. Most of the people I met were out of college already. I realized still being a student at Catholic college gave me a critical advantage to reach out to other progressive young adult Catholics. Continue reading
I just moved to Madison, Wisconsin, and while it is a fairly politically progressive city (I guess there are Democrats and Progressive Democrats here), I haven’t quite tapped into a faith community yet. It’ll come with time, exploration – and of course, patience.
Moving here has made me realize that there is no CTA-sponsored small faith sharing group here. I thought I would take the time to post the cities that have them, as well as the main contact’s email address. Different groups take different formats – some meet every month (or every other) for group prayer and reflection. Some share a meal. Others go out and socialize together.
There’s a thought of starting one here in Madison, so if you know of anyone that might be interested, please reply!
Jim FitzGerald (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Nicole Sotelo (Nicole@cta-usa.org)
Emily Holtel-Hoag (Emily@futurechurch.org)
Nancy Olivas (email@example.com)
Kate Braggs (firstname.lastname@example.org)