Thank you for your support of our teens and your generosity in supporting our March Pretzel Sale where we raised $435 towards our Steubenville Trip this Summer. Thank you also for your support of our 1st Lenten Fish Fry. We will have our next Lenten Fish Fry event on Friday, March 31 in the school cafeteria.Thank you, again, and know of our gratitude and prayers for all of your support of our youth and their pursuit of the Lord.
Jr. High Youth Group
All 6th, 7th, and 8th grade youth are invited to join us for Jr. High Youth Group on Fridays from 7-9pm in the Parish Center. Please email Maria to receive our emails. There is no Jr. High Youth Group scheduled for Friday, March 24. We will meet again on Friday, March 31st.
Our YDISCIPLE groups are meeting regularly each week and are open to all High School Youth who would like to join us! For Lent, we will be exploring the Bible Series together on Wednesday evenings from 6-7pm in addition to meeting with our regular groups. Come join us!
Designer Bag Bingo – Get Your Tickets Today!
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 firstname.lastname@example.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 email@example.com 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.