St. John the Apostle Catholic Church celebrates the diversity of our families and unites our parish as a worshiping community by reaching out to all people with the word of God. Our mission is to enrich the mind, body and spirit by fostering Christian ideals and beliefs for all; especially for the youth, elderly, sick, and poor.
Youth Ministry: (grades 7-12) WEEKLY meetings: Room A - doors open at 5:45pm
Region 8 Freshman retreat forms have been mailed. Deadline to register is Oct. 31st. Please contact Jennifer Woolfolk if
you do not receive one or have questions. The retreat will be held at Camp Nikao in Elizabethtown, Nov. 8-9.
Quest 2014! Day long youth rally at Bellarmine University on Saturday, Nov. 22. All High School students are invited & encouraged to attend!! Please register with your parish youth ministry coordinator or Jennifer Woolfolk in the MCCYM office. The keynote speaker will be Jesse Manibusan, national speaker also seen at NCYC. Registration is $25 & the deadline to register is October 31st. The theme this year is "Stand Up! Reach Out! Serve Others!" (financial assistance is available)
MCCYM is taking up a collection of school supplies, please no paper, & gently used backpacks. These supplies will be sent to the villages that we worked in while in Guatemala. Their school year starts in January. You can bring them to the MCCYM office or any of the parish offices, Jennifer will pick them up. Thanks so much!
Save the Date!!!! MCCYM Trivia Night - Sat., Nov. 1st at St. John's. Doors open at 5:00pm with time to hear stories & see photos from the trip. Soup/Chili will be served at 6:00pm. Gather your team, dig out your costumes & join us as we "Raise the Roof for Carlito". Carlito is a little boy who was born with spina bifida. He is wheel chair bound & his spirit immediately caught the attention of many in the group. Our next project is working on building him & his family a house. The cost is going to be right around $4000.If you would like to donate to help us achieve the goal of helping them, please let me know. Checks made payable to Hearts in Motions & mail to St. John's Church, Attn: MCCYM, 515 Broadway, Brandenburg, KY 40108, so we can keep an accurate tally of our total. Thank you for your prayers & help with this project