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High School Youth Ministry (SWYM)

-SWYM SUMMER 2018-

Weekly Events Starting June 5th

Tuesday Mass Club: Meet for 12:15pm Mass and then head to the Parish Hall for lunch & a faith study. Bring $5 for lunch.

Softball Practice: Meet at the Softball Field Thursday 6:45-8:30pm. No experience required. Guys and Girls welcome!

Weekly events go through the end of July.

 

Special Events

In Town Events

Waterballoon Fest 2018: June 6, 6:30-8:30pm.

Meet in Parish Hall for dinner, then the battle. Volunteers needed Wednesday at 1pm to fill up over 3,000 balloons.

 

Capture the Flag: July 15, 6:30-8:30pm.

Parish Hall for dinner, then enjoy the campus wide event!

 

Softball Tournament: Sunday, July 29 in Austin.

We’ve practiced all summer, now it’s time to represent. Details will be given at the Thursday practices.

 

Out of Town Events

Shine Workcamp: June 11-16, Corpus Christi, TX.

Spend a week helping fellow Texas who were hit the hardest by Hurricane Harvey. Each day includes prayer, fun, and service. It is a life-changing experience to be the hands & feet of Jesus. 

See form pdf at top of page.

 

Steubenville Mid-America: July 20-22, Springfield, MO

Join thousands of other teens for a weekend to celebrate the Catholic faith. Housing will take place on the MSU Campus. See form at top of page.

A big bus ride will start or deepen your relationship with Jesus.

 

Partial Scholarships are available. Space is limited for these events.

 

 

S.W.Y.M

Saint William Youth Ministry It's always a great night to bring a friend. Sunday, 6:30-8:30pm starting in Parish Evangelization Center.

For all the dates and details, click above for the SWYM parent handbook.

Confirmation information can be found in the handbook above and here.

 

Volunteers are needed, please consider volunteering. 

  • See below for information on Core Team & Meal Team

 

 

SWYM seeks to lead all teens to Christ through creative catechesis, evangelization, and fellowship. SWYM not only seeks to introduce teens to Christ but also to give them the tools to foster a life-long relationship with Christ in His Church. Throughout all the activities, events, and teaching moments, SWYM seeks to bring Christ’s love to the teens.

If your teen is not yet registered, registration opens up in mid-August for the fall semester.

During the fall & spring, here is a list of the weekly happenings for SWYM.

  • Sunday, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. - SWYM Youth Night - All are welcome and it's always a good time to invite another high school aged friend.  We start in the pavilion.
  • Monday, 7:15 p.m.-9:15 p.m. - J-Squad - Leadership development for post-Confirmation teens - meets in RE rooms 24/26
  • Wednesday, 7 p.m.-8:30PM - D-Groups - Grow deeper with Discipleship Groups - If you are interested in joining a D-Group, please contact Chris Bartlett.
  • Confirmation Preparation:  See below for the eligibility chart and click here for all the Confirmation information and manual.