St. Mary's Youth Ministry- Middle School
meets @ 5:30 pm-6:45 PM followed by High
School @ 7:00 pm-8:30 pm. For more info
please call Jesus at church office.
Greetings Parishioners, it's that time of the year again where St. Mary's Youth Group ask you our parishioners for your help with donations of pre filled plastic Easter eggs for our Annual Parish Easter Sunday Egg Hunt after the 10:30 am Mass. Starting this week & until March 28th we will be collecting plastic Easter eggs filled with candy or a small prize. There are some stores such as 5 below in San Marcos that carry the prefilled eggs.
If you have any questions please contact Jesus Zambrana.
Youth Ministry benefit bake sale this Sunday, Jan. 21st after each Mass at the entrance of the church (If bad weather it will be moved into the parish hall). The proceeds will go toward the youths DCYC
expenses. Note: The mission of the Diocesan Catholic Youth Conference (DCYC) is to provide an opportunity for youth to encounter Christ through liturgy, sacraments and engaging presentations which reflect the diverse needs of the youth
of the Austin diocese. For 59 years, youth and chaperones of our diocese have gathered for Austin DCYC. We are excited to celebrate 60 years of faith and vitality that our young people bring to the Diocese of Austin. Please pray for them as they will convene on Feb. 2-4Th in Waco.
FAMILY CHRISTMAS Movie Sunday December 17, 2017 St. Mary's Youth Group will have a FAMILY CHRISTMAS Movie night fundraiser. This will take place in the parish hall from 5 pm until 8 pm. This event is for the entire family, admission cost will be $3 a person (For 2 Christmas themed movies) and we will have a $5 combo package for 2 that include 2 admissions along with a slice of pizza & drink. Admission will be collected at the
door, there will be concessions stand available with other snacks & goodies for sale. This benefit is sponsored for the youth group to attend the youth conference held at the end of January. For more info contact Jesus at the office.
St. Mary’s Youth Ministry Annual
Wed. Nov. 15th at 7pm in our parish hall. All parishioners are invited and asked to bring a side dish or dessert.
Wed. Nov. 29th they will be partnering up with "Raising Canes" of San Marcos to help support our Youth Ministry. If you happen to be in San Marcos from 5 pm to 10 pm we invite you to join us at the "Raising Canes" off Hwy 80. Please mention you're with St. Mary's Youth Group, & they will donate 15% of the profits
of that night to the Youth Group, but you must mention us. Come out for great food & fellowship for all ages. Open to the public.
St. Mary's Youth Ministry would like to invite ALL Teens in Jr. High & High School to join us on Wednesday, Sept. 13th at 7 PM at the Sacred Heart Youth Building for our annual Fall Semester Kick-Off. We encourage parents to join us, as well we welcome both new, & returning students to a new year in youth ministry. Youth Ministry Registrations will begin Sunday, Sept. 10, after the 10:30 AM Mass, as well through-out the whole school year during office hours, & before & after youth group nights on Wednesdays. For more information please contact Jesus @ Parish Youth Minister at church office or
Volunteers Needed for Vacation Bible School
St. Mary's Youth Group is currently planning
for this year’s vacation bible school, our theme
is "Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, built
for a purpose." We are currently seeking teen & adult volunteers, as well as adult leadership coordinators who are EIM certified to help the youth minister in leading & organizing this year’s program. For more info. contact Jesus at the office-512-398-4649 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Ministry meets every Wednesday-
6th grade at 5:30 PM-6:45 PM and
grades 7-12th grades at 7 PM-8:15 PM in the Sacred Heart bldg. New members are always welcome to join. For info please call Director Jesus Zambrana@ 512-398-4649.
The Youth Ministry Wed. May 3rd a Hamburger Combo Sale during the May Crowning Ceremony on . Please come on out to the ceremony and support our Youth Ministry. Combo will be $6.
Youth Ministry Easter Egg Hunt-
Hunt-will take place on Easter
Sunday after the 10:30AM Mass for ages infants to 5th grade. Please meet at the north side by the grotto immediately after Mass. The Easter Bunny will also here at for the hunt and a short visit to take a picture. Please form a line at the grotto after the egg hunt.
THANKSGIVING BAKE SALE:
The Youth Ministry will be sponsoring a bake sale
after each Mass on Nov. 19th & 20th at the entrance of the church. They also will be taking orders that weekend for baked goods for your thanksgiving gatherings. Let the Youth Ministry do your baking for you. Place your orders on the 19th or 20th and they will have them ready for you to pick them up on Wed. Nov. 23rd at the Sacred Heart Building. For more info. Please call Jesus at
the parish office @ 512-398-4649._
Youth Group Meetings-
2016-17 year begins on Wed. Sept. 7th from 7 PM-8:15 PM.Students grades 6th-12th must register. Registration begins Tues. Aug. 16th at the parish office during office hours. For further info please contact Youth Director Jesus Zambrana at church office.
Attention all Parents-
We want to welcome new parent volunteers who never have been involved, and would like to be, or those who need more information, please contact youth minister Jesus Zambrana.
The Youth Ministry is always in need of snack donations every week for our students. We would also like to continue to purchase supplies and materials, such as new bibles as well to help cover some cost of retreat events that will be coming up. If you, your family, ministry, or business would like to help financially or need any info please contact Jesus Zambrana.
The Parish Youth Ministry would like to
thank all the youth and volunteers who
participated in our live stations of the cross,
thank you students/volunteers for your hard work and to the ladies from the bereavement ministry
for providing breakfast & lunch for these students on Good Friday. We would like to also thank everyone who helped with the many donations of plastic eggs, candy, cookies,refreshments, and during our Easter egg hunt. It was a great
success! To all you our parishioners who purchased Easter lilies & flowers that decorated our church. Also to the clergy, staff the countless volunteers who helped make the Lenten and Easter Services possible and beautiful from the decorating, the ecumenical luncheons and services, penance service dinner, to the family members of last years deceased parishioners or volunteers who had their feet washed,
musicians, choirs and youth a huge thank you
Youth Minstry News-Breakfast Sale-The Youth
Ministry would like to thank all of you who supported their breakfast this past Sunday either by your generous donations of breakfast items or supplies, your time, talents or participation of their sale. Thanks to you they raised $917.10 that will go towards their DYCY retreat expenses.
Henry’s Fundraiser- Henry’s Restaurant
The Youth Ministry thanks everyone who came
out to Henry’s Restaurant on Wednesday to support their fundraiser. A great big thanks to Henry’s Restaurant for their continued help and generosity in donating a percentage of their earnings that evening to our youth. Total was not
available due to early holiday printing time.
St. Mary's Youth Ministry, a BIG Thank you to everyone who came out this past weekend to show their support in many ways. We would like to thank all volunteers, students & parents for your hard work. We would also like to thank all of our donors for their donation of items, and/or monetary donations. After subtracting expenses the total profit was $1,413.19. May God bless You All. Reminder all fundraisers held during the 1st school semester are to defray the fees & expenses to send our youth to the upcoming youth conference held by the diocese. If you would like to make a donation or sponsorship contact Jesus, Youth Minster at the office.
512-398-4649 extension 101.
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Station of the Cross Good Friday 2017