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.


 

  
Discovery 2020 was a HUGE success with 75 attendees including adult leaders.  

St. Walter Parish - General Permission Form  - Click here to find a permission form to attend a SWYM event.  Complete and drop off in the Guiney Center.  

 

 

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

Evelyn Garfias,
Youth Minister
630-439-3018
evelyng@stwalterchurch.com