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Youth entering grades 6-8 this Fall – Are you interested in serving as a Peer Minister? Peers are servant leaders, leading among the youth according to your gifts!  If interested, please contact Mrs. Kellie at stephenyouth@hotmail.com (best) or 410-592-7294 by Monday 7/10.  And, mark your calendars for a training/retreat day on Tuesday 7/18 from 11am – 5pm at St. Francis de Sales, Abingdon. **Please RSVP for the retreat training day by July 16.  Click Here for FLYER

PARENTS: We will not be able to run the peer ministry program without dedicated adults who can also share their gifts and make a commitment to several hours per month, which may include attending a youth gathering, or a planning session, or both!  If interested, please contact Mrs. Colleen Everson at colleen.everson@gmail.com

 

Youth entering grades 9-12 this Fall – Are you interested in serving as a Peer Minister?  Contact Mrs. Kellie for more information, and mark your calendar for a training/retreat day on Thursday 8/3.  stephenyouth@hotmail.com (best) or 410-592-7294.

 

Community Work Camp July 19-20

Youth entering grades 6-8 are encouraged to attend this two-day, overnight local service immersion.  We’ll visit various agencies such as First Fruits Farm and O’Dwyer Retreat House, and visit our parishioners at their homes for some light work around the yard or house.  Overnight housing will be at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Long Green. Cost is $20 which covers transportation & supplies, dinner on Wed, breakfast, lunch & an ice cream social on Thurs, and a pool party on Wed night.    CLICK HERE to view the schedule & packing list

CLICK HERE to complete the waiver for First Fruits Farm

Don't forget to print & complete the Archdiocesan Permission Form found in the left-hand column of this web page!

If you will be 14 or older before Work Camp, please plan to attend the "Worthy of the Call" training on Tues, July 11 at 1pm, St. John. RSVP to Mrs. Robin stephenyouthasst@hotmail.com

Hershey Park July 21

Open to youth entering grades 6-12 and their families, chaperons required.  We’ll be teaming up with St. Francis de Sales, Abingdon.  Meet at SFdS Church to depart by bus at 8am, return 10pm. $55 per person includes park admission and bus. Bring money for food. Space is limited! Reserve a spot with your money and permission form by July 17!

 

Guppy Gulch, Friday 8/4: 

10am - 3pm. Cost is $22 per person which is the entrance fee, please bring your lunch & drink, some snacks will be provided.  Transportation not provided, so please meet there.  Note: There is a swim test all participants must take, which determines what areas of the lake you may enter.  Chaperons needed.  

 **Please Note: You MUST register to attend with our group, this venue is not open to the public. RSVP by July 31 so we know to expect you!  stephenyouthasst@hotmail.com (best) or 410-592-7294.

Please go to the website below  to download the GUPPY GULCH waiver, and also bring an Archdiocesan Permission Form (found on the left side of our webpage you're on now!) :)

https://guppygulchcamp.com/liability-release-form/
95 Guppy Valley Delta, PA 17314   1-410-458-8881  

   View the Guppy Gulch Flyer HERE

 

High School Workcamp, Sun 8/6-Wed 8/9: For youth entering grades 9-12 this Fall.

Space is extremely limited, please reserve a spot by turning in your permission form and money by Aug 1 (or sooner!).

CLICK HERE for the itinerary

Box Hill Pool Party Sat 8/19

Our annual end-of-summer vacation #HAY Pool Party!  Pool-side DJ! Free! CLICK HERE for flyer.

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Parish SERVICE Projects 

 

                             

 

Jump to SERVICE PAGE of the Website for a FULL LIST of Activities going on NOW, such as:

7/19-20           Community Work Camp

8/6                   East Side Shelter (with Parent or adult) *signupgenius

8/6-8/9            High School Mission Week

8/9                   Camp GLOW (8am – 4pm)

 

Other projects take place as opportunities arise. Please check the bulletin and website!

Rosary Guild (resumes in September)

Coupons in Flight (resumes in October  )

 

 

WANT TO VOLUNTEER in the Parish or through Youth Ministry?  Youth ages 14-18 who would like to volunteer at St. Stephen Parish or who would like to engage in community service through Youth Ministry should plan to attend Worthy of the Call volunteer training when they turn or are about to turn 14.   Next Training Date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 1pm, St. John, Long Green. PLEASE RSVP to Mrs. Robin stephenyouthasst@hotmail.com

Permission Forms found here

                                              

Sign up Genius: Signing up to participate in events or volunteer is getting easier than ever! Just go to our parish home page at www.ststephenbradshaw.org and scroll down until you see the “sign up genius” logo. Click the logo to be taken to our parish events!Please note: not all projects need to be signed up for in advance, so not all will appear on the signupgenius page.

Confirmation

Please call Robin to pick up your 2018 or 2019 Confirmation packet - or, let us know that you will not be pursing sacramental prep at this time.  Robin 410-592-7294.  

  

Faith Formation Info

All are welcome, but especially for students who attend public school, or, are home schooled without a religion curriculum.

Jump to the Faith Formation page HERE.

Attention High School students: Please join our small faith community!  ALL are welcome, no matter what school you attend.  Meet during the school year in the youth room on either Sundays at 10:45am or Tuesdays at 7pm.  Contact Mrs. Charlene Quesenberry to register  Charlenequesenberry@gmail.com.

Parish News

Please check out the latest Parish activities in the Bulletin or...JUMP TO CELEBRATING THE LITURGICAL SEASON

 

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Youth Ministry Team Contact & Info:

410-592-7294  or  stephenyouth@hotmail.com (email is best)

PAPERLESS: Please Note: With the exception of Confirmation Invites mailed in April, all correspondence will be done through email this year.  If you change your email address, please let us know. Thanks!  If you are not receiving this newsletter via email each month, please contact Robin! :)

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