Welcome to St. John Starlight Youth Ministry!!
All youth in middle and high school are encouraged to join us in parish, community, deanery, and archdiocesan events! If you are not receiving schedules and updates via email, please contact Stephanie Willis (firstname.lastname@example.org) and you will be added to the list!!
May 26 – 8 am Senior Recognition Mass
We will celebrate mass with the seniors and their families. Following the Mass, we will have donuts and coffee in Smith Hall.
June 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th- SummerDaze (Middle School Youth)
Attention All Middle School youth: We invite you to a real encounter with
the person of Jesus Christ through SummerDaze. Join us for prayer,
music, social events, sports, and service projects where we learn about our
Catholic faith and build positive friendships. The dates for SummerDaze are
June 4 th , 11 th , 18 th , and 25 th from 8 am – 4 pm each day. The days will start and
end at Mt. St. Francis. The cost is still being looked at. Your child can pick and choose which days they are able
to attend and will only have to pay for those days. The deadline to sign up
with Stephanie Willis is May 26th . No registrations will be accepted after this
date. Contact Stephanie for more information!
NCYC–June 11th Early Bird Signup Deadline (High School Youth)
All youth currently in grades 8-11 are invited to attend NCYC this Fall. NCYC is November 21-24th. NCYC is a great opportunity to gather with other youth from all over the country. During the conference, you will participate in large group gatherings, breakout sessions with speakers, prayer opportunities, Mass, a thematic park, and getting to experience Christ with 25,000 other Catholic youth. The cost is… Early bird sign up deadline is June 11th. Please go to https://permission.click/LE68B/us to register as a youth. If you would like to volunteer as a parent chaperone please contact Stephanie.
July 9-14- Campton Mission Trip (High School Youth)
Every year a group of young Catholics from the New Albany Deanery endeavor to put their faith in action. The week long mission trip, July 9-14, to Campton, Kentucky is based on hard work, prayer, honest discussions, and exciting socials. Register at catalystcatholic.org. You can also contact Stephanie Willis for more information or find registration and flyers in the back of church on the youth ministry board. Links are listed below. The deadline for regular registration is June 14th.
July 16-18- Vacation Bible School at St. Mary’s Navilleton (K-4th grade)
St. Mary’s Navilleton is inviting St. John’s to Vacation Bible School for K-4th graders that will be held July 16 -18, 6 pm – 9 pm, in the Parish Hall at St. Mary’s Navilleton. The cost is $15 per child to help with materials and food expenses. If you have 4 or more children, the 4th child and up are free. You can register at the link below or call Stephanie. There will also be flyers in the back of church on the youth ministry board.