"Connecting People to Christ"

Youth & Young Adult Ministry

 

St. Paul Youth

Ministry to and through youth and young adults 6th grade and older

Summer 2020
St. Paul Youth will be meeting weekly at Rochester Park (710 Hickory St, Sheboygan Falls)
Sunday 5:30-7:00pm

Sunday, June 7th- First night together, in person!  Check out the park, play a few games, reconnect!

Sunday, June 14th- Disc Golf Night!  Everyone that shows up get a free disc!

Sunday, June 21st- Kickball Night!  Wear your running shoes and get ready to run the bases.  

Sunday, June 28th- Hawaiian Theme Night!  Bring your best grass skirt and brightly colored shirt.  Hula hoop competitions will take place!  We will also have outdoor games available.

Sunday, July 5th- Celebrate freedom with baseball, volleyball and apple pie!  Meet by the volleyball net!

Sunday, July 12th- Corn Hole Competition and other outside games(big connect 4, big jenga)

Sunday, July 19th- Service Night- Make cards for shut-ins, tie blankets, rock painting, clean up trash around park, write chalk messages of inspiration, etc.

Sunday, July 26th- Disc Golf Night!  Enjoy the course around Rochester Park, and try not to have your disc go in the river!  

Sunday, August 2ndScavenger Hunt NIGHT!  Figure out the clues, take a photo and earn points with your team!

Sunday, August 9th-  End of Summer South Pier Event!  Mini golf is free!  Just bring money for ice cream afterwards!  Meet at South Pier.

Sunday, August 16th- No youth group due to Confirmation Service

Watch social media to be reminded of the theme and for last minute changes. 

Safety is our top priority- Social distancing will be encouraged, masks are not mandatory but can be worn, parents and friends are welcome any time!  It is a big park to spread out, we will have a designated area to check in and connect with adult youth ministry team.  Hand sanitizer will be available and everyone will be encouraged to use between activities.  We are following rules and regulations set up by the state and the county.  All events have also been passed by the reopening task force at St. Paul.

A meal will not be shared - individual snacks and beverages will be available.

If weather is bad, we will not be meeting. Watch social media for last-minute changes.  

Come and join us!  We are excited to see all of you!

*If you are feeling sick, are running a fever, or have a cough- please stay home for your safety and the safety of others. 

 

Youth Ministry Links and Resources

Helpful resources, tips and devotions that you can use for you and your family!  God's Blessings!

St Paul links

Acts of Kindness details can be found HERE

St. Paul's worship services click HERE

Our YouTube page- check out awesome daily devotions from Pastor Kyle and other staff click HERE

Great Article and Websites

Podcast on youth and racism can be found HERE and HERE  and HERE

3 ways to pass down the faith can be found HERE

Pandemic: obstacle or opportunity can be found HERE

Talking with your kids about difficult news can be found HERE

Should we just go back to normal?  Check it out HERE

Letter to my teen's car can be found HERE

The Semester that wasn't can be found HERE

Podcasts for students can be found HERE

Three Phrases NOT to say to your children click HERE

Helping lonely kids article can be found HERE

Screen use goes into Overdrive check out article HERE

How to talk with teens about death click HERE

35 ways you cant love your neighbor right now, click HERE

Your son or daughter on TikTok some great tips can be found HERE

"Be A Light" check out this new song and discussion guide  HERE

Blog: 5 Tips for connecting with your Teen can be found HERE

Every Day Prayer ideas can be found HERE

Have a college student now home again during the pandemic, HERE is a great article!

Helping your teen navigate loss during this time of change and cancellations. Click HERE

A great article on naming your losses and grieving with your teens during this time.  Click HERE  

Bible Studies that you can easily adapt to your family

Devotional for parents can be found HERE

Grieving Ambiguous Loss can be found HERE

Weep with those that Weep can be found HERE

Free to Joy can be found HERE

Some great resources from Lutheran Hour Ministries can be found HERE

Concordia Publishing House has free resources to offer.  Click HERE

A devotion that talks about teen anxiety can be found HERE

Help talk through Spiritual Highs and Lows HERE

Finding Peace HERE

A 4 part study on being restored can be found HERE 

Where is God now?  Can be found HERE 

A collection of 98 devotions can be found HERE 

Sign up HERE for CPH FaithCourses, an in depth look at the Bible.  Free for a limited time.

Focus on the Family resources can be found HERE

Want a resource on a topic, send Nicole a message, she would love to connect with you!  Check back frequently for additions and updates!

Click on the links below to learn more about each area of Youth Ministry.

Youth Feed My Starving Children information

National Youth Gathering- we had an amazing time!

Mission Trips   Summer 2021 trip information can be found here

Forms  Permission, Health Forms, College address and campus info

Confirmation  Grades 6 - 8 

FISH (Fun in the Son's House) Grades 6-8 lead by High school youth

Hanging with the Truth  Middle school through post High School fun and fellowship time     

Calendar of Events

All events are for youth in 6th grade through post high school (unless noted)

 Watch News and Notes/Facebook/Snapchat for other events to pop up! 

Date Event Details
Sunday, Aug 2nd Grad Service Celebrate the 2020 graduates during worship service!
TBA Youth Group Movie Event Come check out a summer block buster movie with the youth group!  We are hoping to see the new Minion Movie around 1pm.  Details as we get closer to the event.
TBA  South Pier Youth Event 5:30-7:30pm Mini Golf and Ice Cream!  Bring $5 for mini golf and money for ice cream
Sunday, Aug 16th Confirmation 8th grade class will profess their faith to the congregation during a special 2pm service.  
     

 Watch youth Facebook page, Snapchat, and Weekly News for other summer get together!