Youth Ministry

YOUTH MINISTRY   The youth of our Church are both our present and our future.  See below for our dynamic youth program offerings.

Youth Ministry 2017-2018 Registration Form

 

Christian Formation Calendar 

 

Youth Eligibility Confirmation:   English      Español

 

Roy Petitfils, HELPING TEENS TODAY    Monday, October 2, 7-8:30pm

 

Sunday Morning Youth Ministry

  • 9:45-10:45AM in St. Angela Hall, catechesis for Grades 6-12 using:

 

Sunday Evening Youth Ministry

  • Life Teen – 6:15-8:00PM High school teens meets three Sunday evenings a month. We use Life Teen catechetical materials. This ministry meets year round.
  • Middle School Youth Ministry – Meets one Sunday of the month, 6:00-8:00PM. This is a ministry for 6-8th graders to explore their faith together and build community. We do this through social and service activities. The focus is on building a strong faith community throughout our middle school parishioners. This ministry meets year-round. Please check the current youth ministry calendar for meeting dates.
  • Francis, Clare, and Companions – 2-8th graders come join St. Mary’s Youth Ministry and the Secular Franciscans for a time of fun and fellowship! We have games, Saint and vocation stories, snacks and prayer!! (7-8th graders, please come and help lead.) We meet on the first Wednesday of the month, when both public and parochial schools have early release, 1:15-2:45PM upstairs in Smith Hall.
  • Mass, Rosary, & Pizza – Come to 5:30PM daily Mass, stay, and say a rosary for life, and then join us for pizza and fellowship. Please check our monthly calendars for dates. (For our Lenten meeting, see below.) This is for grades 6-12. Mass, Stations, & Pizza – Come to 5:30PM daily Mass, stay, for Stations, and then join us for cheese pizza and fellowship. This ministry meets on Fridays during Lent and is for 6-12 grades and families.
  • EXALT – is an Adoration hour geared for teens but everyone is welcome. The Adoration hour includes praise & worship music, a talk, traditional Catholic prayer, silence, and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. We do not have EXALT during Lent.

 

Information for Parents on the Teaching Touching Safety program – October 15, 2017