|Senior High Youth Ministry at Corpus ChristiOur community and parish value young people. We seek to provide a program and ministry that enables young people to lead lives of holiness while giving them opportunities to pray, lead, serve, play, learn, and grow.
All youth ministry events are open to youth in grades 9-12.
The Corpus Christi youth group will meet on Wednesday evenings, 7-8:30pm. Our schedule can be found on the calendar below. In addition to regular youth group meetings, there will be opportunities for service and fun. Check here for information about upcoming events or “like” us on facebook to receive updates.
Youth Group Calendar
MEA Bonfire - Oct 18, 2017
All youth grades 6-12 are invited to our annual MEA bonfire, Wednesday, Oct 18, 6-7:30pm. We will meet at the fire pit behind church. Friends are welcome. All present without a parent must have a signed permission form. Parent volunteers are needed. Please e-mail Liz if interested.
Archdiocesan Youth Day 2017 - Oct 28, 2017
All high school youth and adult leaders are invited to spend a day with other Catholic youth from around the Archdiocese. There will be speakers, musicians, Mass, dinner, reconciliation, Eucharistic Adoration, service projects, activities, and more! This event takes place at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium, 12:30-9pm. The cost is $15/person and scholarships are available. Please e-mail Liz by Oct 1 if you are interested in attending.
Mission Trip to Cairo, IL - July 21-28, 2018
Youth in grades 9-12 are invited to join us as we travel on a mission trip to Cairo, Illinois! More details can be found in the registration packet. Space is limited, so sign up soon! Registrations must be received by December 6th.
An information meeting will be held on Oct 15 at 7pm. Weather permitting, we will meet at the fire pit behind church for a bonfire and slideshow. If the weather does not cooperate, we will meet in the gathering area.
Mission Trip Invite
Teen Mentors assist with the Confirmation program by helping on the fall and spring retreats, leading discussions during Confirmation class periodically throughout the year, and participating in Prayer Night on November 8th. A calendar of events for Teen Mentors can be found below.
Teen Mentor Calendar
Adult LeadersWe are in need of fun adults who have a desire to share their faith with our youth. If you are interested in volunteering with the Corpus Christi youth group, please contact Liz Russell at email@example.com.
All volunteers must be background checked and have completed VIRTUS training as required by the Archdiocese. A Code of Conduct form must be completed each year. Adult volunteers that are driving must also fill out a driver form.Youth MinisterLiz Russell has been a Corpus Christi parishioner since 2005. She volunteered as a catechist for 5 years before landing in youth ministry in 2011. She received her undergraduate degree in sociology from the University of Minnesota. Liz enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children, cooking, camping, and cheering on the Green Bay Packers. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-846-9216.