Our mission: “To develop disciples who are authentically walking with Christ within the context of the Catholic Faith Community and to empower them to be witnesses of His love to the rest of the world.”

Youth Group:  Please join us Sunday, Jan. 19th at 6:30 p.m. in the Youth Room for faith, friends, food and fun!

There will be a Youth Council Meeting on Sunday, Jan. 26th at 5 p.m. in the Youth Room. We’ll be planning our February youth events. 

The Newsboys will bring their “Greatness of Our God” tour (with special guests Adam Agee and Mandisa) to the Washington Pavilion on Fri., Feb. 7th at 7 p.m. Please visit for ticket information.

Mount Kato Ski Trip: Mon., February 17th for 6th–12th grade students; More information is available at Registration deadline is Sun., February 2nd.

· Friday-Sunday, July 24th – 26th—Steubenville North in St. Paul, MN
Steubenville St. Paul 2020: Early Bird Registration (pay-in-full pricing) is available now until Wed. January 15th. A cost breakdown and additional details can be found at under Youth Ministry.

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SEARCH Retreats: In Sioux Falls, SEARCH retreats are held at Holy Spirit Parish. The weekend begins at 8 p.m. on Friday evening and ends at 5 p.m. on Sunday evening. Registration opens two months prior to the retreat. For more information, please call 371-1478 or send an e-mail to 
Upcoming dates: March 6th-8th and July 31st-Aug. 2nd; Please visit to register.

Going Deeper Retreat: EXAMEN (Psalm 139) Fri.-Sun., February 7th-9th at St. Thomas More Parish in Brookings. More information and registration is available at under Youth Ministry.

Discipleship Camp – Summer 2020: D-Camp (Discipleship Camp) is a 4-day camp for jr. high and high school youth held at Broom Tree Youth & Family Camp. Come hear talks to help you grow in your faith, bond with other teens, compete in epic all-camp Olympic games, go to Mass, confession and Eucharistic Adoration, and meet lots of new friends! If you register before Saturday, Feb. 1st, you will receive $50 off of your registration. Register online at