|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
Cardboard Box City - Oct 19-20, 2017
Join us over MEA break as we come together with hundreds of youth from around the Twin Cities to sleep outside in cardboard boxes. We sleep out to raise funds and awareness for Project Home, an emergency shelter for families experiencing homelessness. This activity takes place at Baldwin Park on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
5pm Check In and Set Up Boxes
5-8pm Soup Kitchen Supper
6-10pm Live Entertainment by Sheltered Reality
6-7am Tear Down, Clean Up & Depart
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.
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, playing hockey, and cheering on the Green Bay Packers. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-846-9216.