MIDDLE SCHOOL YOUTH MINISTRY

St. Catherine of Siena said “When you are who you are called to be you will set the world ablaze!” Our Blaze Middle School Youth Ministry offers opportunities throughout the year for youth in Grades 6-8 to meet other middle schoolers, get involved in outreach, and have fun in a safe and spiritually enriched environment.
 

Get Involved & Register

We ask that all teens participating in Blaze register by downloading and completing the form below. Registration helps us keep current contact and basic emergency information on file.
Parent Chaperones
All parents wishing to help out with Blaze, including chaperoning events or helping drive teens to an event, must comply with the Archdiocese policies for Child Protection. More information about the policies and the required forms can be found on our website under
.

Upcoming Events

Be sure to check the weekly bulletin and this website regularly for the most up to date information.  Click below for the calendar of planned events.
 
 
THANK GOD IT’S YOUTH FRIDAY
April 27, 2018, 7-8:30 PM Youth Room
Come join other middle schoolers for a night of games and faith-filled activities. Bring a snack to share.
 
RISE UP! MIDDLE SCHOOL EVENT
May 12, 12:30-9:30 PM, St. Louis Clarksville
“Rise Up” is the Archdiocese annual middle school experience for youth in grades 6-8. It is intended to invite the young church to grow in their own discipleship and experience Jesus Christ through the Eucharist, the larger Church, prayer and fellowship. The event includes dinner, speaker Paul Kim, musicians Ike Ndolo and Corrie Marie, inflatable obstacle course, service, and dinner. Cost is $20 per participant. Registration fee and forms MUST be turned in by April 29th. Participants must register thru the parish in advance to attend the event.
 

SUMMER MADNESS
Aug. 6-10, 8:00 am–4:30 pm (M-TH), Hershey (F)
Our Parish will be participating with middle schoolers from other parishes in Anne Arundel County for a week of service and fun activities. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton will be our “home base” for the week. Mornings are spent doing service at various locations and afternoons doing a fun group activity. The week concludes with an entire day at Hershey Park on Friday. The cost is $200 and is limited to 15 participants from each parish. Spots are filled on a first-come, first served basis.

Contact Us

Any questions about the Blaze ministry or upcoming events can be emailed to Michele Dougherty.