VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL JULY 2015 – REGISTRATIONS WANTED!
We would love to have 20 more children join us for this awesome week of VBS! Would you please pray for us as we prepare and invite your neighbors and friends to sign-up with us? St. John’s Youth Ministry will be hosting a Vacation Bible School this upcoming summer for all children in Kindergarten through 6th grades. Our youth in grades 7-12 will be the camp counselors for the week of camp which will be held during from July 27-31. You can register online, at the parish office, or by contacting our youth minister, Maria Parker, at youthministries@stjohnpa.org.

SUMMER OPEN GYM NIGHTS 
Our first round of summer open gym nights has passed by. We hope to see you for our next round! We will offer open gyms nights for our Jr. High and High School age youth on Wednesdays. Jr. High youth (all those entering grades 6-8 in the fall) are invited to join us from 6-7:30 and our high school youth (all those entering grades 9-12 in the fall) are invited to join us from 7:30-9:00. We will have remaining gym nights this summer on the following evenings: Wednesday, July 22nd, Wednesday, July 29th, Wednesday, August 12th and Wednesday, August 19th.

ABBEY FAITH AND MUSIC FEST AT DAYLESFORD ABBEY IN PAOLI, PA 
Have you thought about how your family is going to get in the spirit of the World Meeting of Families this September? The 2nd Annual Abbey Faith and Music Fest being held in Paoli is an awesome way to engage in family fun and faith while preparing for the World Meeting of Families and the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia. Information about Ab- bey Fest can be found by visiting this site: http://www.theabbeyfest.com. St. John’s is planning to bring a group to Abbey Fest and tickets with the group are only $25 per person. If there’s enough interest, we will also book a bus to travel out there. Please contact Maria Parker at youthministries@stjohnpa.org by September 1st if you want to be part of the group for this great event!