To seek Christ, Know Christ and Become Christ, each one for the sake of all
disciples to seek Christ, know Christ, and become Christ, each one for the
sake of all."
Sarah Daszczuk, Director
of Youth Ministry & Evangelization: 262.781.3480, Ext. 226 Debbie
Olla, Director of Youth Formation 262.781.3480, Ext. 252
Lifelong Faith Formation Absence Line: Ext. 277
Our Summer 2017 Calendar is coming out soon and it includes a camping trip,
a day at Noah’s Ark, and new high school and middle school Rec Nights. Stay
tuned, and watch your mail, so you don’t miss a thing!
YOUTH MINISTRY FLOWER SALE
Summer is just around the corner, is your yard ready? Order beautiful potted
or hanging flowers from Shady Lane Nursery to get your home ready for
cookouts, celebrations, and all that summer has in store. Flowers will be
delivered on May 13, 2017, just in time for Mother’s Day! All proceeds go
toward our high school summer trips to Chattanooga, TN and the Steubenville
Conference. View the available flowers and order here.
All orders are due Thursday, April 27, 2017 and flower pick up is Saturday,
May 13. Questions? Contact Michelle Minessale at (262) 510-3094.
Pizza with a Priest:
1st Tuesdays (beg. March), 6:00 pm in the Youth Room
Grab a slice… This is a low pressure place for high
school students to hang out with our priests, meet new people and grow in
faith over free slices of pizza! Come alone or come with a friend. All high
school students are welcome.
What will you gain when you give a week?
REACH OUT REACH IN July 9-14, 2017
Reach Out Reach In is a local, summer service week for high school teens.
Youth learn about the many community organizations, located around the
Archdiocese of Milwaukee, that work to meet the needs of the poor and
vulnerable in the city. Site locations including homeless shelters, adult
day care, community organizations, meal programs, family/organic farms,
child care and more. The experience includes community, simple living,
prayer, and justice education. Register by April 30, 2017. Cost is $240,
fundraising available. View more
Download registration form.
WORKCAMP June 19-25, 2017 - Chattanooga, TN
Alive in You is a high energy service experience where days are spent
transforming a community and evenings are spent being transformed in Christ.
Join us and 300+ other teens as we repair homes, serve the homeless,
worship, learn, and grow closer to Jesus Christ in TN!
Watch the promo video
here. Open to 9-12th graders. Register by Nov. 21 to guarantee your
spot and discounted price. Est. Cost: $550, fundraising available.
Download the information packet
Download the registration form
STEUBENVILLE CONFERENCE July 21-23, 2017 - Carthage College, Kenosha
Conference is an invitation: to be elevated above anxiety and doubt and an
invitation to discover the amazing things God wants for you. Maybe that
excites you, or maybe that terrifies you. No matter where you are with God,
you can join 2,500+ teens this summer and encounter Jesus Christ through
laughter, prayer, music, worship, and the sacraments. So, are you ready to
let God elevate your life?
Watch the Promo Video
Here. Register by Jan. 6. Est. Cost: $260, fundraising available.
Download the information packet
Download the registration form
SUMMER OUTREACH CAMP July 25-27, 2017
Summer Outreach Camp is a 2 day Christ-centered mission, offering 7th & 8th
graders an opportunity to serve our neighbors and community through hands-on
assistance and work. We’ll stay overnight at St. Anthony on the Lake parish
and spend 2 days serving in Waukesha County. Open to current 7th & 8th
graders. Register by June 5. Cost: $125, fundraising available. Chaperones
Needed. Download the flyer Download registration form
For more information, contact Sarah in the Youth Ministry Office: 262.781.3480,
TEENS: Join a
Lifelong Faith Formation group, be a member of one of the youth teams, come
to youth nights and events as time permits, become a peer leader for the
retreats and Lifelong Faith Formation groups, join a liturgical or music
ministry group, be minister of hospitality
or the Eucharist, go on a mission trip, attend a youth conference and more!
Youth Ministry Newsletter is emailed twice monthly, so you can stay up to
date with the latest events and opportunities to bond, serve, or pray. .
can't do what we do WITHOUT your help. We are always in need of adult help.
Be on our prayer and visioning core team
Be a formation or confirmation leader (either
individual or co-lead)
Be on one of the retreat teams
Chaperone an event
Help in the youth ministry office
Help coordinate fundraisers
Be a youth ministry prayer warrior, PRAY for our teens
For more details on any of the above or to offer your services
in another area, please call the Youth Ministry Office 262.781.3480.
Links & Resources:
Grow in Faith
www.lifeteen.com: Great blogs, resources, and books for Catholic teens to grow in their
www.steubenvillefuel.com: Your best resource to keep the summer
Steubenville Conference excitement going all year long! Check out the
best Catholic musicians, speakers, and blogs here all year long.
https://stpaulcenter.com: Ready to get more out of Mass? Check out
Scott Hahn’s reflections for each Sunday’s Gospel reading.
www.pluggedinonline.com: Plugged In Online specializes in providing
you with movie reviews as soon as films arrive in theaters. It is
designed to help equip parents, youth leaders, ministers and teens with
the essential tools that will enable them to understand, navigate and
impact the culture in which they live.
www.arisemissions.org: Come and meet Christ at local Arise Saturday
Nights with time for adoration, confession, and worship in the Milwaukee
www.wyreministries.org: Stay up to date on the latest events and
retreats put on by WYRE Ministries, a local Catholic youth ministry in
Milwaukee which is best known for putting on the annual Wisconsin
Catholic Youth Rally.
www.partnershipforyouth.org: Partnership for Youth is a non-profit
organization dedicated to guiding youth to a full life in Christ and
works to create unique opportunities for youth to grow in fellowship,
community, and their Christian faith.
www.netusa.org: Challenging young Catholics to LOVE CHRIST and EMBRACE THE LIFE OF THE