August 29, 2018  The Recruitment Video and other updates
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St.John the Evangelist Youth Ministry e-bulletin                                  August 29, 2018
Do the work of an Evangelist.     - 2 Timothy 4:5
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Here is an invitation for you.  Please accept this opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our young people.  Watch this video!

With this video, we are inviting you to a new level of service...

In previous e-bulletins, we have outlined the reasons why we are moving to small groups,

For young people, would this count as "Service Hours" for school, civic activities, and/or the Sacrament of Confirmation? YES!   For more information, hit the hyperlinks above to make contact with the program leader.  

For adults, does this count towards you living your life as a disciple of Jesus! YEP!   For more information, hit the hyperlinks above to make contact with the program leader.  

By the way, NET ministries offered a middle school retreat in our area last year and will be retuning again!


If you are entering 10th grade or are older.... you are entering into the year when we engage in the immediate preparation for the Sacrament of Confirmation  Our initial meeting for parents and candidates will be on Saturday, September 15 at 10am.  Please watch for more details.


  We are nearly half way through our Novena booklet which we have been praying daily for the beginning of the school year.  If you want to join us, we are on day 4.  (in English or Spanish)


This Sunday we celebrate the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time.
> Check the Readings  
About the Scriptures 


Please reserve November 16 - 18 for the biennial Baltimore Youth Catholic Conference.  This year, it will be held in Turf Valley, MD.   Our keynote speaker will be Cynthia Martinez Psencik.  The retreat will be included among the retreat options for those preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation.


Julie Tiemann of parent Cue helps us to discern the moments when to praise or not to prasie our kids.


For families looking for faith formation taught in Spanish to young people in grades 7 and older, we are now adding classes.  These will be taught on Saturday afternoons from 5:45 - 7pm in anticipation of participation in the Saturday evening Spanish Mass.  There will still be an option for Classes in Spanish on Sunday evenings.  If you have already registered and would like to make the switch for Spanish classes from Sunday to Saturday, please  re-register or contact us.   Register here for all Sunday morning Religious Education (k-5) programming, Saturday - Sunday evening 7-12) programming and sacramental preparation.   Weekend Faith Formation opens on Sunday night, September 23 with a parent-youth rally.

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10431 Twin Rivers Road
Columbia, MD 21044

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