About Awake

 In partnership with NET Ministries, the Office for Youth Evangelization and Discipleship is happy to present Awake, a Jr. High youth rally. Awake seeks to accompany 6-8th graders through an event that will provide opportunities for fellowship, worship, and encounter. The event is open and accessible to any 6-8th grader and will feature a meal, entertainment, music, games, small group conversation, a keynote testimony, Eucharistic adoration, and the opportunity for the youth to receive the Sacrament of Reconciliation.

Event Details

November 2, 2019

4:30pm to 8:30pm

at Guardian Angels

Cincinnati, OH

Open to youth in grades 6-8

Dinner will be served.

Schedule of Events

4:30pm - Registration opens, dinner served, and entertainment
5:30pm - Introduction
6:50pm - Small Groups
7:30- Eucharistic Adoration/Confessions/Small Groups & Wrap-up
9:00pm - Dismissal

Host, Speaker, & Worship


Speaker: Fr. Ambrose Dobrozsi

By an incredible gift of love from our Lord, Jesus Christ, Fr. Ambrose Dobrozsi was ordained a priest on May 18th, 2019. He is the parochial vicar at Pastoral Region XII in Dayton, including St. Peter's, Our Lady of the Rosary, Holy Cross, and St. Adalbert's parishes. When not directly serving the parishes, he works hard at disc golf and mountain biking to build up the Kingdom of God in every place.

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WoRship Leader: Joe Lundin

Joe is a gifted musician who desires to lead people to Christ! His prayerful witness to worship inspires those he leads into an encounter with Jesus! Joe started leading worship for his youth group back in high school and has since led music for countless retreats, liturgies, weddings, and healing services. As a NET (National Evangelization Team) Alumni and NET Staff Member, Joesharpened his ability to lead worship as he went through NET's musician's training. He now helps train and has trained over 400 NET missionaries that have a desire to lead people into worship as well. He currently resides in Cincinnati working for NET as their Regional Office Administrator