Vision Statement: Youth and Young Adult Ministry seeks to walk with youths and young adults in their faith journey, facilitating an encounter with God, in order to foster the total personal and spiritual growth of each individual. It empowers them to participate in the life and mission of the Church and in the transformation of the world. Mission Statement: The Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry is to be a guide and a driving force in the evangelization of the youth and young adults in the Archdiocese of Miami. We advocate at local, regional, and national levels for the needs of youths and young adults. The Office empowers youths and young adults and their leaders to reach their full potential and to participate in the total mission of the Church: to build the Kingdom of God.