St. Matthew Youth Ministry is committed to providing our teens with opportunities for personal growth through catechesis (religious education), fellowship, service, outreach and leadership.
The Mass Sundays at 5:30 pm
At the Sunday 5:30 pm Mass, teens and their families experience the depth of God’s love through the Word, the community and the Eucharist. Relevant preaching and contemporary music bring the Catholic Mass to life.
Advent Life Nights
Sundays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Parish Center Family Room
Come with a friend and join together for dinner, faith sharing and
fun as we prepare for the coming of our King!
|December 6||Advent: Anticipation|
|December 13||Advent: Family Portrait|
|December 20||Advent: A White Elephant Christmas Party|
High School 2016 Winter Retreat
Jan. 29, 6 pm to Jan. 31, 2 pm
Take a break from the stress of school, social pressures and college application worries, and join us for a life-changing, faith enriching weekend with your friends!
The cost is $150
($25 non-refundable deposit by Dec. 20, balance due Jan. 24)
For more information, email Diane Kiradjieff.
To register, follow these two steps:
Click here and print waiver. Return to Faith Formation Office with payment.
Click here to complete your personal registration.
Life Nights, Sundays from 6:30 to 8:30 pm
These creative nights bring our Catholic faith to life and break open relevant issues for teens. Teens openly share and experience what it is to be a Catholic teen today. All catechetical nights are presented in line with the teachings of the Catholic Church and provide a comprehensive scope of topics. The teens are affirmed, educated and challenged to live the Gospel.
YDisciple, Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30 pm
YDisciple small groups meet on Wednesday nights at the main campus of St. Matthew. They are great for students who want to make friendships and grow deeper in their faith. To sign up for a small group, contact Heather King or submit the Youth Ministry Registration form found above.
Strengths Quest, Oct. 11 from 2 to 5 pm
This program helps teens discover who God is calling them to be! We are each uniquely and perfectly made, and Strengths Quest can help us see how. Through a brief online assessment developed by the Gallup Organization, teens discover their top-five God given strengths. After taking the assessment, teens attend a one-time three hour gathering that covers how to apply these strengths in their lives. To sign up, contact Heather King.
Feeding CLT’s Homeless Uptown Walk
Click here to sign up for one of the upcoming walks.
Bright Blessings Parties
For more information about the Nov. 18 Bright Blessings Parties, click here for more information and to sign up.
Serve CLT’s Homeless Dinner
For information on how to sign up, email Lauren Fisher. The Fall tutoring program begins on Oct. 8.
**High School Contact: Laruen Fisher, 704-543-7677 x 1092
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