Youth Ministry

        Welcome to St. John’s 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 Vicki and you will be added to the list!!  Here are a few opportunities that we have scheduled:

 Upcoming Events:

Middle School – The Jam – on April 27-28th at Sacred Hearts School in Jeffersonville beginning at 6 pm – 12 noon on the 28th.  Get ready for a high-energy night of frenzy with ridiculous fun as we hang out with old and new friends, eat delicious food and learn more about the ONE who made us.  Beatitube with us on YouTube, make your own vids and have an all-night bash!  Register online now at!! It’s only $20.  Call 812-923-8355 for more information.

High School Youth – It’s time to register for summer events!

Wolfe Pack Mission Trip is July 10-15 and costs $350/youth.  Interested in a hands-on service experience?  Can you live simply for a week in one of the region’s poorest areas?  Ready to work at helping others improve their living situation?  Then Wolfe Pack may be just the experience and mission that you are looking for.  We are looking for incoming high school Juniors, Seniors and graduating Seniors to join up with us and head over to Wolfe County, KY in the Red River Gorge area where we partner with The Good Shepherd Mission and the sisters of St. Francis of Oldenburg to serve those in need in the community of Campton, KY.  We will be staying at the Bethany Christian Mission Center, minutes away from Good Shepherd Catholic Church.  We will be helping with home repair and the work of The Good Shepherd Mission to assist with their ministries of education, food bank and in the thrift shop.  We will also be using this opportunity to deepen our faith.  Interested?  Early registration is happening now until May 15th.  $100 deposit is due with the early registration, final payment due by June 19th.  Total cost is $350.  Spaces are filled on a first come, first serve basis and we generally fill up fast.  Online registration at this link.  Please contact Vicki if you are interested and are worried about the expense!  Financial Assistance is available!

Confirmation Classes

Be sure and mark these dates on your calendars for this year’s Confirmation schedule:

April 18th and June 13th.  All classes will be in Smith hall, 6:30 – 8:00 pm.

If you are not on the email chain and would like to be, please contact Vicki at Thanks!


Thank you youth for helping at the Children’s Halloween Party this year! It was cold, but the indoors version of Trunk or Treat worked!!!

 Deliver Breakfast Burritos to St. Johns Center for Men and Wayside Christian Mission

 Youth Mass at Schickel Farms


ff-visit-to-mtst-francis  Faith Formation Class Field Trip to Mt. St. Francis, Nov. 13


ICYC Pictures below: Group challenges

icyc-group-challenge icyc-rope-challenge-2 icyc-rope-challenge icyc-silly-group-photo   ICYC Silly Group Photo with the Pope!

halloween-trunk-or-treat   Halloween Party and Trunk or Treat!



Spring 2017
Spring 2017
420.1 KiB