Youth Ministry

THE VISION OF YOUTH MINISTRY

Youth Ministry is the mission of the Church to reach into the daily lives of young people and show them the presence of God. Youth Ministry provides young people with the opportunities to explore the mission of the Church in order to discern their own personal gifts. It opens doors to opportunities to explore the mission of the Church in order to discern their own personal gifts. It opens doors to oppoertunities for the use of those gifts within the context of community.  Youth Ministry must be liturgically based in Scripture and gospel values that are grounded in the Eucharist celebration of Catholic community.

GOALS OF ST. WALTER YOUTH MINISTRY

To empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ; to draw youth to responsible participation in our faith communitys life, mission and work to foster each young persons personal and spiritual growth.



 

Upcoming SWYM Events

April 29 – Teen Night
Join us in the gym for a fun night of games, sports and our monthly ice cream bar!!

May 2 - Drop In, 5:30 PM Chapel

Summer Events

Totus Tuus – June 18 – 22.  Join us for a week-long celebration of Christ. 

Grades 1-6 meet during the day – Grades 7-12 meet in the evenings from 7-9 p.m.

Visit: www.givecentral.org/totus_tuus  to complete the registration

 

                Click on image above to Register for Totus Tuus

Fun Friday/Service Saturday – June 22-23 – Join us for an evening of fun followed by a day of service.  Use a general permission slip to sign up. 

June 22-23 - Fun Friday/Saturday Service - Join us for an evening of fund followed by a day of service.

Use a general permission slip to sign up

July 1-7 - Catholic Heart Work Camp
Our Annual mission trip. Get applications on line or see Tom Hollatz for more information

 

St. Walter Parish-Permission and Medical Release

 

 

 

For more information regarding St. Walter Youth Ministry (SWYM) please contact:

Tom Hollatz,
Youth Minister
630-894-5880 ext 3013
thollatz@stwalterchurch.com