FAITH EXPERIENCE OPTIONS:
(9th and 10th graders are asked to attend one each year. Email Sarah to sign up !)
Green Bay Diocese Youth Conference
GBYC is a new conference for high school youth in our Diocese. With over 1000 students attending at the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help, its sure to be a great experience. Sunday December 8th, time and cost TBA. Register with Sarah by ??- still waiting to hear from the Diocese:)
Toy and Blanket Delivery to Neopit, WI
Faith Formation and HS School students/families join forces during Advent to collect toys and blankets for our sister parish of St. Anthony’s in Neopit, WI. Help us deliver them by packing the bus, setting up a toy shop and then praying in the Native American tradition with our brothers and sisters of the parish. Plus, we stop for Perkins dinner. Friday December 20th. Meet at HSP- Darboy at 3:30pm. Home between 10 and 11pm. Register with Sarah by Dec 18th.
Faith Like a Child Retreat
This retreat will bring out the inner child in you as you learn what Jesus meant when He said, “I tell you the truth, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it,” Mk 10: 15. Mass, pizza dinner, and a trip to Badger Sports Park are all included. Saturday January 25th, 2020 9:45 AM-5:30 PM. Cost $30.00. Register with Sarah by January 8th.
Paul, Apostle of Christ Movie and Reflection Evening
Meet in the YM rooms (Feb. Date/time TBA) from 6:45-9:30pm to watch Paul, Apostle of Christ, which features an amazing cast of Jim Caviezel, James Faulkner, and Olivier Martinez. The story covers Paul going from the most infamous persecutor of Christians to Jesus Christ’s most influential apostle. Afterwards, a time of reflection, Adoration and Reconciliation will be held. If you can help with a head count and sign up ahead of time by emailing Sarah, that would be great. But otherwise, just show up!
Participants will walk with Jesus through the Holy Week, looking at Jewish Tradition, Christian History, and Biblical readings. Some highlights include the Stations of the Cross and a Seder Meal. Wednesday March 18, 5:45 PM-9:30 PM. Cost $20. Register with Sarah .
Catholic HEART Workcamp
Join friends on a bus trip that will take you to the BEST WEEK EVER! This week of mission is life changing and worth your sacrifice of time. Money a concern? Don’t let it be- we have scholarships to give away. Check out the CHWC tab here on the YM website.
An awesome experience for those who love music, chilling with friends and big festivals! Interested in music and want to see how it can help your faith life? Come check out Lifest this summer! Chose the artists you want to see from the wide variety of genres. Check out the key note speaker each night and spend some time in reflection.
Dates/Times: July 9, 10, 11 (attend 1, 2 or 3 nights); 4pm- Midnight.
Carpooling available-space is limited. Register with Sarah by July 6th.
Faith Factor- Local Service Camp
Open to Middle and High School Students
Looking for a summer service experience but can’t make CHWC this year? Or maybe you want to test your wings for a future CHWC trip! This 3 day service event will be with fellow youth from around the Fox Valley Area. You will serve in places like Father Carr’s Place 2B, elderly homes, and Vacation Bible School at local parishes. Dates: July 20, 6:30-8:30 PM; July 21-23, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Cost is $50.00 and $35 for each additional sibling. Scrip can be used. Strict registration is due Wed June 5th by contacting Sarah.
Catholic Youth Expeditions
Being an expeditioner means having the courage to respond to God’s call to be still and know that He is God and you are not. Retreat expeditions run year around. What you can expect: love, mercy, forgiveness, liturgical prayer, asceticism, communion, solidarity, & lots of time outdoors. What not to expect: ice-breakers, pampering, expensive stuff, easy answers & all the answers. Our retreat expeditions are the bread and butter of the apostolate and you can come on as many as you would like. Its so simple most people don’t get it…sorta like God. Let’s keep it simple! To register: visit the CYE website. Notify Sarah that you have attended so we can check ya off the list!
Open to Middle and High School Students and Families
Hop aboard a bus and take a tour of NE WI beautiful Shrines. Day is relaxed and yet offers Mass with Bishop Ricken, a picnic lunch, prayer time, and of of course a few surprises from your YM. August 15, 8:30am-3pm. Meet at Holy Cross Parish. The cost is $5 per person/$20 per family. RSVP with Sarah by August 8th.
CULVERS OUT TO LUNCH ON HALF DAYS!
On half days at KHS, join your YMs for a free kids meal 12-1 pm. All friends welcome!
YOUTH AND FAMILY MASS!
The Third Sunday of every month is Step Up Sunday- we at Holy Spirit Parish are calling our young people to step-up to be the leaders at our monthly Sunday evening liturgy at 5:30 PM. Great service hours. Want to get involved? Check this out: Volunteer Sign Up Genius
COFFEE HOUSE HOURS WITH YOUR YM
Wednesday Night Service Internship
HSP YM is looking for a hardworking, dedicated, and fun loving high school student to help on Wedneday nights with projects and hanging out with middle and high schoolers. Service ranges from putting together posters and entering info in excel programs, to playing dodge ball, serving pizza and cooking up waffles. It promises to be laid back yet keep you on your toes with something new each week. Time frame is flexible and includes lots of free food!