Volunteer for JImmy V
Youth Ministry has volunteered to help with the Jimmy V Tournament on Saturday, February 25th from 8am-12noon. We are looking for 14 of our youth in 5th-12th grades to help us with this volunteer experience. We will help with a variety of tasks at Jimmy V. Email Maria Parker to be put on our list!

YDISCIPLE

All of our high school students are invited to join us for YDISCIPLE meetings each week in the Parish Office Building on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday evenings. Check out the YDISCIPLE materials at www.formed.org and then contact Maria to get connected with a group this week!

High School Volleyball League

Beginning March 1 and lasting through Memorial Day, all of our high school students are invited to get involved in the local Youth Ministry Volleyball League. Now is the time to connect with friends and build
your teams! Keep an eye out for registration materials to come out in the middle of January. Registrations are not due until practices begin in March. Contact Maria with any questions or if you are interested in playing or coaching.

Designer Bag Bingo – Save the Date!

St. John’s Youth Ministry will be again hosting a Designer Bag Bingo Event on Saturday, March 25 from 7-10pm, with doors opening at 6:30pm. All are invited to join us for this fundraiser event for our teens. Tickets cost $30 in advance and $35 the day of the event. They will be available beginning in January. We are in need of donations for our raffle baskets and sponsors for our rounds of bingo. If you are interested in donating anything for this event, please contact Maria via email and she will get in touch with you. Some ideas for donations could be gift cards to local businesses, family friendly games and activities, tickets to local events, specialty items, etc. We are also in need of baskets to put the items in if you’d like to donate any baskets as well! Thank you for your support of our youth!

San Salvador, El Salvador Mission Trip

We will be once again traveling to San Salvador, El Salvador with Project Fiat and the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart. Parishioners of all ages are invited to join us for this amazing mission trip experience from July 22-30. Contact Maria at youthministries@stjohpa.org or Tom at tfburkejr@gmail. com with questions. A $500 deposit for the trip is due to join. The total cost of the trip is $1,400. We look forward to having you join us!

Annual Steubenville Conference

We will be traveling again to the Steubenville Conference at the Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio this summer from June 23-26, 2017. All teens who are graduating 8th grade in 2017 through graduating high school in 2017 are invited to join us. This is an exciting weekend that our teens look forward to all year! Our group is forming and we have only 10 available spots remaining for teens to join us. The cost of the trip is $425 for the conference, meals, travel, hotel, and the Hershey Park excursion on Monday on our way home. Most teens fund-raise a great portion of the trip. If you are interested, it’s time to get involved with us! Contact Maria at youthministries@stjohnpa.org to join us today! Currently a $40 deposit is due to hold your spot. The next payment will be due at the end of February.

 

Volunteer for JImmy V
Youth Ministry has volunteered to help with the Jimmy V Tournament on Saturday, February 25th from 8am-12noon. We are looking for 14 of our youth in 5th-12th grades to help us with this volunteer experience. We will help with a variety of tasks at Jimmy V. Email Maria Parker to be put on our list!

YDISCIPLE

All of our high school students are invited to join us for YDISCIPLE meetings each week in the Parish Office Building. Check out the YDISCIPLE materials at www.formed.org and then contact Maria to get connected with a group this week! Our monthly high school YDISCIPLE gathering with all the groups will be on Sunday, January 15th from 6-8 in the Parish Center. All high school students are invited to join us that evening!

High School Volleyball League

Beginning March 1 and lasting through Memorial Day, all of our high school students are invited to get involved in the local Youth Ministry Volleyball League. Now is the time to connect with friends and build
your teams! Keep an eye out for registration materials to come out in the middle of January. Registrations are not due until practices begin in March. Contact Maria with any questions or if you are interested in playing or coaching.

Designer Bag Bingo – Save the Date!

St. John’s Youth Ministry will be again hosting a Designer Bag Bingo Event on Saturday, March 25 from 7-10pm, with doors opening at 6:30pm. All are invited to join us for this fundraiser event for our teens. Tickets cost $30 in advance and $35 the day of the event. They will be available beginning in January. We are in need of donations for our raffle baskets and sponsors for our rounds of bingo. If you are interested in donating anything for this event, please contact Maria via email and she will get in touch with you. Some ideas for donations could be gift cards to local businesses, family friendly games and activities, tickets to local events, specialty items, etc. We are also in need of baskets to put the items in if you’d like to donate any baskets as well! Thank you for your support of our youth!

San Salvador, El Salvador Mission Trip

We will be once again traveling to San Salvador, El Salvador with Project Fiat and the Handmaids of the Sacred Heart. Parishioners of all ages are invited to join us for this amazing mission trip experience from July 22-30. Contact Maria at youthministries@stjohpa.org or Tom at tfburkejr@gmail. com with questions. A $500 deposit for the trip is due to join. The total cost of the trip is $1,400. We look forward to having you join us!

Annual Steubenville Conference

We will be traveling again to the Steubenville Conference at the Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio this summer from June 23-26, 2017. All teens who are graduating 8th grade in 2017 through graduating high school in 2017 are invited to join us. This is an exciting weekend that our teens look forward to all year! Our group is forming and we have only 10 available spots remaining for teens to join us. The cost of the trip is $425 for the conference, meals, travel, hotel, and the Hershey Park excursion on Monday on our way home. Most teens fund-raise a great portion of the trip. If you are interested, it’s time to get involved with us! Contact Maria at youthministries@stjohnpa.org to join us today! Currently a $40 deposit is due to hold your spot. The next payment will be due at the end of February.