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 Youth Ministry Events & Essentials

Edge: Encounter God in the Everyday
Our yearly catechetical sessions for middle school youth begin Sunday, September 9 and conclude April 7. Our topic for the 2018-19 will be revealed later this summer. All young people in six through eighth grade are encouraged to join us from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., in the St. Barbara Room. The night includes icebreakers, a proclaim teaching portion, small group discussions, prayer and social time. Food and beverages are also provided. There is no fee to register for youth ministry, but we do ask that participants complete a registration form and sign up for Remind updates at https://www.remind.com/join/3hakcg.

Life: Inflame Your HeartMS_GirlsBaking.jpg
Our yearly catechetical sessions for high school youth begin Sunday, September 16 and conclude April 14. Our topic for the 2018-19 school year will be revealed this summer. All young people in ninth through twelfth grade are encouraged to join us from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., in the St. Barbara Room. The night includes icebreakers, a proclaim teaching portion, small group discussions, prayer and social time. Food and beverages are also provided. There is no fee to register for youth ministry, but we do ask that participants complete a registration form and sign up for Remind updates at https://www.remind.com/join/3hakcg.

Foundations of Faith For the first time this year, all middle and high school students are invited to participate in a service component during Foundations of Faith, our intergenerational Faith Formation here at St. Barbara Parish. A full list of dates can be found below or by visiting the Foundations of Faith section of our website. Projects include soup mix for shut-ins, birthday boxes, and survival kits for police, EMS and firefighters. Service hours will be granted to those students who are in need, but please be sure to bring along the appropriate paperwork. View the full list of Service Projects.

If you have questions or need more information about the events you see listed, please contact Elisa Esasky, director of youth and young adult ministry, at the Parish Office at 724-744-7474.

 Fall 2018 Calendar

​Event Name
​Dates
​Location & Time
​Eligible Grade Level
Edge
​Sept. 9, Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, and April 7
​St. Barbara Room 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
​6-8
Life
​Sept. 16, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Jan. 13, Feb. 17, March 17, April 14
​St. Barbara Room 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
​9-12

​Foundations of Faith Service Nights
​Sept. 12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14, Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 13, and April 10
​6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Gather in Social Hall
​6-12