Welcome to the STAY webpage! STAY is a high school youth ministry that gathers every Monday from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in The STA Youth Room. STAY is a great way to grow in community, grow closer to Christ, and just have fun. Bring a friend and join us for a night of fellowship!
S.T.A.Y will have our spring retreat April 6th-7th at St. Joe- Ost! We will be leaving St. Thomas at 4:30 Friday afternoon and return Saturday evening. Cost for the retreat is $40. Please turn in a permisson/medical form to Laura Gouvion or the Church Office to sign up.
St. Thomas will once again be attending Prayer & Action on June 17-22 at St. Peter, Schulte. Please visit the Prayer & Action tab for more information on the week.
Youth permission/medical form and a $30 deposit are due by Thursday, March 1. Spots are filled on a rolling basis as registration and deposits are received. Total cost (including deposit) is $85. The remainder of the cost ($55) is due by Wednesday, March 28. Participants may also pay in full when they turn in registration.
Steubenville STL Mid-America is a high-energy youth conference where thousands of teens are invited to encounter Jesus Christ through dynamic speakers, engaging music, the Sacraments, small group discussions, and fellowship with other teens. Click Here for more information.
St. Thomas will be attending Steubenville on the campus of Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri July 13-15, 2018. The conference is open to all students entering freshman year through graduated seniors.
Conference cost is $250. If a teen would like to order a conference t-shirt, conference cost is $262.
Steps to Register:
Scholarships are available! Steubenville offers a number of scholarships to those with financial need. These scholarships can cover up to $190 of the conference cost. To apply please download the scholarship application under the documents tab and mail to the address listed. Applications must be received by March 12th.
The Diocese is always offering programs and retreats, that we as a youth group aren't always able to organize, but for which individuals can sign up.
Stay up to date with the Office of Faith Formation: http://catholicdioceseofwichita.org/faith-events-and-retreats/home
The Diocese also offers scholarships for seniors, check them out here:
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(please print and bring with you to youth group)