..To help young people to know the love of God, and develop a life sustaining relationship with Jesus Christ.
..To help form young people to become an integral part of our Church.
..For young people to be provided with the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge that allows them to participate in the Church and wider community.
..To provide a positive environment for young people to gather together.
What we do..
..Youth Masses: Every 1st Sunday of the month at the 6pm Mass, and every 3rd Sunday at the 9am Mass. The Youth are involved in music ministry, reading and offertory in these Masses. We occasionally include liturgical dance, skits or visual displays.
..United Youth: Fortnightly on Fridays from 6pm till 9pm, for ages 10 to 20something. We meet in the St Joseph’s School Hall. The night includes dinner, games, praise and worship, prayer and discussion. Currently we are doing the Alpha Youth course.
..Young Adults study group: Every 1st, 3rd, 4th and 5th Wednesday night in the Church from 7.30 – 8.45 (after 7pm Mass). Depending on the night, it may include prayer and praise, discussion, Scripture and Church teaching. For those in their late teens, twenties or thirties.
..Youth Band: Our band practises every 1st, 2nd and 4th Tuesday night from 7-8.30pm in the office. Apart from our Youth Masses, the band also provides music ministry for other functions, eg entertainment for the SVDP fundraising dinners.
..Outings: Every now and then we go on an outing such as bowling, movies, a picnic, bush walking, etc. We also attend various youth conferences and rallies.
If you would like to join us for any of our activities, or to find out more info, please contact our youth coordinator, Cathy on 0400 494 943 or at firstname.lastname@example.org