The St. John High School Youth Ministry offers a variety of programs that meet the spiritual needs of our 9-12th grade community of believers by building relationships, participating in service activities and social events, and being a part of the greater Christian community. We will be walking with you through your faith journey teaching you how to respond to real life situations.
High School Youth Night – Church History
Sunday, October 1, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Change of plans! Originally this week was planned to be our Respect Life youth night, but I forgot that we have a guest speaker! Julia Aldrich will be speaking to the Jr. High and High School about the Catholic Church history. Julia’s presentation will be sure to engage and surprise you, so don’t miss out! We will have a short discussion following her talk about Church History and then spend the rest of our youth night playing an assortment of board games!
High School Youth Night – A Greater Understanding
Sunday, October 8, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
In honor of Respect Life Sunday, we will be discussing life issues that our Catholic faith advocates. Of course, this youth night will include a few rounds of the game Superfight, plenty of laughs, and thought-provoking discussion. As always, snacks and drinks are provided! Hope you can join us!
High School Youth Night
Sunday, October 22, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
More information to come soon!
Generations of Faith: A Night of Service
October 24 & 25, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Our annual Generations of Faith: A Night of Service will be Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 24 & 25. Come help us with a variety of service activities such as making blankets, packing food bags, and much more. The night begins with a pizza and salad dinner for the first hour, followed by an hour of service. Service sheets will be available for those who need them!
World Youth Day Mass
Sun. Oct. 29, 9:30 a.m.
Children and teens, your help is needed! Do you want to distribute Communion during the celebration of the Eucharist? Do you want to welcome people into Church? Spots are available for children, teens and young adults to be a part of our World Youth Day Mass. Some roles require some simple training; while others you just need a welcoming smile. If you have any questions please contact Scott Steinke at firstname.lastname@example.org
Trunk & Treat
Oct. 29, 5 p.m. Outside the Youth Room
Please join us for a BOO-tiful evening of fun for Junior High and High School students! We will meet outside the youth room to decorate our cars for the event before heading over to the Church Parking lot to pass out candy! We will decorate 3 cars and we will choose the decoration themes on Sunday, October 1. Teens can dress in their costumes to pass out candy by our cars. We will have hotdogs and snacks for everyone! Following Trunk & Treat we will head to the fire pit for a bonfire with s’mores! The event will go until 8:30 p.m. Please RSVP to attend by e-mailing Josh Plandowski at email@example.com.
High School Youth Night - Visionaries and Voices
Sunday Nov. 5 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Who is ready to step up to the plate and be a leader? Our youth night will explore leadership and how prophets in the Bible performed as leaders. Be ready to play a youth night favorite game, mafia as we have fun and explore scripture in a meaningful way.
National Catholic Youth Conference
November 16 – 19
High School students: Get ready for a week that will change your lives. The National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) registration is open and St. John youth ministry will be bringing a group to attend this amazing conference. NCYC takes place in Indianapolis, Indiana from November 16 – 19. The conference contains engaging speakers, live music, games, and 25,000 other Catholic teens! For more information e-mail Josh at firstname.lastname@example.org
Click here to learn more about NCYC!
Registration is now closed. Please pray for us on our journey!
For more information visit www.ncyc.info
High School Youth Nights
High School Youth Nights take place from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the Youth Room in Favret Hall. These nights will involve varied ways of experiencing and learning about our faith through games, activities, small groups, and much more.
Parents, we encourage you to volunteer! Parental involvement is critical for faith development. If you are interested in volunteering, visit our Adult Volunteer requirement page and please contact Josh Plandowski at email@example.com or 513-777-6433, ext. 114, for more information.
medical release form
A medical form is required to attend. Please print and fill out medical this form.