Igniting the Fire 2018

Faith over Fear

September 29th - 30th

Location:  Holy Spirit Catholic Church

Bishop Don Hying

Bishop Don will be joining us again this year and will be leading our High School youth in a special breakout session.

Father Jeff Burton

We are excited to have newly ordained priest, Father Jeff Burton, joining us this year to give an introduction talk about Eucharistic Adoration!

Father Nate Edquist

Father Nate is back again this year!  He will be blessing our Middle School youth with a breakout session designed just for them!

Jason Yurechko

Jason is a long time veteran OYYA contributor and member of the Youth Ministry team at Navity of our Savior in Portage.  He will be Emcee for this year's ITF!   Welcome Jason!!!

Fired Up!

Fired Up! will be leading our teens in praise and worship throughout the night! Are you ready to lift our Lord's name on high!?

Father Tom Mischler

Father Tom, pastor of Holy Spirit, passionate supporter of Youth Ministry, and die hard Cubs fan will be leading Adoration for ITF 2018!

Jazmyn Becerra

Jazmyn has been a staple of retreats and OYYA gatherings for years...from leading small groups to official event photography. This year, she will be lending her talents as Co-Emcee for ITF 2018!

2 Timothy 1:7 - For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice but rather of power and love and self-control..


Igniting the Fire is Northwest Indiana's premier Catholic Lock-in.  Join the many parishes around our Diocese as we learn and grow together in the love Jesus and the sacrifice of the Mass.

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