Youth Group Meeting/News

Youth Group is open to students in grades 7-12.  This group works, prays and plays together. 


Youth Group 2018-2019  
  Youth Group will meet on Wednesday evenings following PSR.  7:15-8:30 p.m.  Youth meet in either the parish hall or the Youth Group room.

We have new t-shirts!  Talk to Brenda or Candi about getting your new shirt.

March Meetings
Wednesday, March 6, 2019-NO Meeting
Ash Wednesday Soup Supper served at 6 p.m. with Mass and distribution of ashes at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7:15 p.m.

April Meetings
Wednesday, April 3, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 7:15 p.m.
Wednesday, April 17, 2019, 7:15 p.m.-NO PSR or YG
(Holy Week)
Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 7:15 p.m.

April Activities
Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday, April 14, 2019. There will be no PSR or Youth Group this week.  Youth are encouraged to participate in Holy Week Masses and activities.
Holy Thursday-April 18, 2019.  Parish Dinner at 5:30 p.m. at Immaculate Conception to celebrate the Feast of the Lord's Supper.  Mass follows at 7:00 p.m.
Good Friday-April 19, 2019.  Veneration of the Cross at  Immaculate Conception at 7:00 p.m.
Holy Saturday-April 20, 2019.  Easter Vigil Mass at Immaculate Conception at 8:00 p.m.
The Annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place in the morning at 10:00 a.m. (See flyer below).
Easter Sunday-Masses at both parishes at the usual times.

Steubenville News!
Fundraising for Steubenville STL 2019 is in full swing!  Can't wait to go back.  

Other possible activities to be scheduled:
    Trip to the Grissom Space Museum in Bonne Terre 
    Trip to an animal shelter
    Tour Parkland Pregnancy Resource Center  
    Day at the zoo (Spring or Summer 2019)
    Trivia Night Fund-raiser
    Car Wash Fund-raiser
    VMY Mass at Ste. Genevieve or Perryville

Service Activity
DIY Lawn Games!  Youth Group has been discussing various lawn games that we can build and put together, and we have begun construction. Finished games will be available for Youth Group use and also provided to the parish for use at special events.  Youth are asked to look around their homes for items that can be re-purposed for use as part of a DIY game.  Please discuss with parents.  All ideas/suggestions welcome!

Contact Information
Youth Ministers:

Candis Barks
Phone:  573-366-5554

Brenda Carrow 
Phone:  573-315-0591 or 573-483-2404, email:

New Members Always Welcome!    Youth should be 7th-12th Graders.  No other requirements.
Immaculate Conception/St. John the Apostle parish cookbooks are available for purchase through the Youth Group at the reduced rate of $5 a book.