Youth News

                                                                                                         

    Pastoral Council Youth Representatives, Mia (grade 9) and Sean (grade 10), met at the parish conference room on Thursday, August 23rd, to discuss their roles and goals for youth ministry for parish youth in the upcoming 2018-19 year. They are using Renewing the Vision (U.S.C.C.B.) and Divine Renovation Apprentice (by Fr. Simon Lobo) , a book recommended by Fr. Schrader, as their primary texts for constructing change.           

SYNOD 2018 IN ROME FOCUSES ON YOUTH, VOCATIONAL DISCERNMENT

Upcoming Events and Volunteer Opportunities:

*HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS* HANDS OF CHRIST RECOGNITION 2018

The criteria for this award is available at this link (parish letter) and nomination forms at this link (registration form to print, complete and send in to parish office).Nomination forms are due by Sunday, November 19th (via email or hard copy) to Melissa Mang at melissa,mang@dor.org or at the parish office: 25 Empire Blvd., Rochester, NY 14609.

The Hands of Christ is a recognition program to assist parishes in affirming high school seniors who have been the “Hands of Christ” in their church, home, school and community. The Criteria to receive this very special recognition:

• Has consistently demonstrated a Christian attitude by word and example.

• Has been actively involved in the parish as well as their school or community.

• Has been a positive role model to their peers, younger children and adults.

• Is a practicing Roman Catholic in a parish in the Diocese of Rochester and attends Mass.

• Is currently a high school senior. Nomination forms can be found at the back of all churches, at the links below and at the parish office: 25 Empire Blvd, Rochester, NY 14609. (585) 288-5000, ext. 121.

Please return all nomination forms (via email or hard copy) to Melissa Mang at melissa.mang@dor.org or at the parish office: 25 Empire Blvd., Rochester, NY 14609.

Thank you for recognizing our youth for their commitment to being such faithful disciples as demonstrated by their engagement and participation in the many ministries within our parish community.

Both Junior and Senior High Youth Groups