Youth Ministry at St. Andrew

Dan Maney
Pastoral Associate for Youth Ministry
856-784-3878 ext. 20 or DanManey@ChurchofSaintAndrews.org

 

 


 ST. ANDREW’S TEEN GROUP

WELCOMES 8TH GRADERS AND ALL HIGH SCHOOL TEENS!!!

The Teen Group welcomes all 8th graders and high school teens to participate in any of the social, athletic, community service, cultural, friendship building and spiritual events!  

Interested in Leadership?  If you have great ideas, are friendly and want to help the current teen leaders and Dan share the excitement of the group with others, please text Dan Many at 609-706-0981!

TOP 8 REASONS TO CONSIDER ATTENDING A TEEN GROUP EVENT!  
1.  Participate in friendly and welcoming events
2.  Meet teens from other schools and neighborhoods
3.  Become friends with other teens who have different interests
4.  An opportunity to help serve those in need in your community and in the towns around you!
5.  A chance to organize and carry out events as a leader of the group
6.  Get to know teenagers from 8th through 12th grade
7.  Learn more about your faith and your beliefs
8.  Have fun!  

St. Andrew Apostle Teen Group – Event Dates 2018

September 2018

Sat, 8th – Hospitality at 4:30 pm mass – Help Dan and the teens provide refreshments and a warm welcome to the parishioners.

Sun, 9th- 3:30 pm – Mini Golf at Golfland followed by dinner at Pancheros
Sat, 15th – 9:45 am – Cathedral meal service (meet at St. Andrews) followed by lunch in Voorhees
Sat, 15th  November Retreat (16th – 18th) Deposit $50 Due to Dan in the parish office
Tues, 18th – 7 pm - Parish Leadership Mtg (Dan invites/needs 2 teen volunteers to attend with him to present teen update)
Sun, 23rd – 3 to 5 pm – Service project & Topic at Parish Hall
Fri, 28th – 7 to 8:30 pm – Movies, Video games, Music, sports and snacks in parish hall!

October 2018

Fri, 5th – 6:30 pm Springdale Farm (1638 S Springdale Rd Cherry Hill) Corn Maze – Flashlight Fridays - $10
Sat, 6th – @10:30/11 – Service Project: BUDS (Bringing Up Down Syndrome) Walk supply pick up
Sun, 14th – 2:30 to 5 – Picture Scavenger Hunt team event!
Tues, 16th – 7 pm - Parish Leadership Mtg (Dan invites/needs 2 teen volunteers to attend with him to present teen update)
Fri, 19th - 7 to 8:30 pm Movies, Video games, Music, sports and snacks in parish hall!
Sun, 28th – 3 to 5 pm – Service project & Topic at Parish Hall

November 2018

Sat, 3rd   – 7 to 9 pm – Bowling (Pizza, Pins & Pop) at 30 Strikes lanes – Includes shoes. $12 per
Sun, 4th – 8th Grade Confirmation retreat (12 to 6) – Help serve lunch to the 8th graders
Sun, 4th – 6 p.m. Teen Mass with teens participating (Lectors, gifts, collection, usher, musicians)
Sun, 11th – 8:30 – 12 noon - Parish Food collection sort in Parish Hall
Sun, 11th – 7 to 8 pm – Parent Teen Retreat Meeting (7/8 classrooms)
Fri, 16th to Sun, 18th – Retreat at Discovery House in Mullica Township, Depart by 6:30, Return by 1pm
Tues, 20th - 7 pm - Parish Leadership Mtg (Dan invites/needs 2 teen volunteers to attend with him to present teen update)

December 2018

Sun, 2nd   – 6 to 8 pm – Living Nativity at Fellowship Community church (1520 Hainesport rd, Mt Laurel) followed by ice cream
Fri, 7th - 7 to 8:30 pm – Movies, Video games, Music, sports and snacks in Parish Hall!
Sun, 9th – 8:30 to 12 - Breakfast with Santa
Sun, 16th – 8th Grade Confirmation retreat (12 to 6) – Help serve lunch to the 8th graders
Sun, 16th – 6 p.m. Teen Mass with teens participating (Lectors, gifts, collection, usher, musicians)
Tues, 18th - 7 pm - Parish Leadership Mtg (Dan invites/needs 2 teen volunteers to attend with him to present teen update)

How Do I Become a St. Andrew’s Youth Group Member? Please fill out the membership form located on the website and drop it off at the parish office with the yearly registration fee for $50.00 payable to St Andrew’s Youth Group. 

 

2018 Youth Retreat at the Discovery House - Click here for our flyer!

DID YOU KNOW?

-Our teen group welcomes teens from all schools,  neighborhoods and churches.  

-Our teen members have various roles…..athletes, musicians, singers, dancers, actors/actresses, stage crew, N.H.S members, part-time employees, responsible sons and daughters, committed to helping others, believers in each other and God and many more!

-Our teens love helping others!  
In 2017—2018, our teens and their friends completed 34 service projects totaling  1,200 hours of service!!!!

-Our teens attend FUN events!

-Great Adventure

Rock Climbing
–Skyzone
Escape Room
Video Game Challenge
Mini Golf
–Ocean City
-
Paintball
Springdale Farm Maze

-Our teens  discuss and explore topics                                       

 -Handling Failure 
 -Forgiveness 
 -How to serve others     
 - Making the right choices 
 -Standing up for those who need help

Teen Group Survey says...... A teen group survey has been created to gather your preferences for events, activities and service projects for the upcoming year!  Click here to take the survey:   https://goo.gl/forms/Q2o3hTg7XzZe94yC3 
We want to know what you think!  

Questions? Call or text Dan Maney at (609) 706-0981 or email dmaney@churchofsaintandrews.org  If you would like to be notified via remind.com, please add your cell number to the class code “@dmaney”.


How Do I Become a St. Andrew’s Youth Group Member?  Fill out the enclosed membership form and send it back with the yearly registration fee for $50.00 payable to St Andrew’s Youth Group.  Feel free to drop it at the parish office or give it to Dan at the next event.

QUESTIONS? Call or text Dan Maney, Youth Minister, at (609) 706-0981 or email him at

DManey@churchofsaintandrews.org.  For more information including details, flyers and permission slips on upcoming youth group events, go to church web site http://churchofsaintandrews.org then select education, then youth ministry. Please hand in a permission slip for your teen for any event not held at St. Andrews.

Youth Group is fun, welcoming and friendly!  St. Andrew’s Youth Group welcomes all 8th graders and high school teens to participate in any of the social, athletic, community service, friendship building, and spiritual events!

Youth Ministry Participation Forms for Youth and Adult Leaders Can be found here on our website.  To View the Landing Page for Youth Ministry Documents and to Print All Youth Ministry Documents, Click Here:

Youth Information Sheet

Camp Edge Waiver Form


Youth Ministry Participant Agreement

Youth Ministry Participant Rules and Guidelines

Youth Ministry Medical Release Form

Adult Participant Form 

Gear Up Paintball Release Form 

 

 

 

 

Take Our Survey!!!  

Click Here to Begin...

 

 

2016-2017 Youth Group
Informational Flyer 

 
 

 

Volunteer Here

Contact Us