Our youth programs equip students in grades 6 – 12 for a life of faith.

We give our students the opportunity to authentically grow in the Christian faith and mission while nurturing their development and maturity as individuals and in community. We help our students take ownership of their faith and give them the freedom to wrestle with their questions in a safe environment.

Weekly opportunities include:

For more information about Youth programs and opportunities, please contact the Rev. Libby Garfield at lgarfield@sjd.org.

Sundays, 10:15 am

Middle School - Room 238
Led by Sutton Lowe. We discuss hard questions about God, the Bible, the church, and more.

High School Girls - Chapel Family Room
Led by parishioners Meredith Waltman and Meagan Holliday. This Spring they will continue their study of the Gospel according to John.

High School Boys - Chapel Bride's Room
Led by parishioners Henry Caldwell and Benjamin Choate. This semester we will be studying the letter of James.

This summer our youth will travel to San Antonio, TX and Charleston, SC to grow in their faith as they serve the local communities.

Application and deposit are required to reserve your spot in both missions. Contact Libby Garfield for more information.

Mission Prayer Partners

Charleston, SC June 9-14
We will once again partner with Youth Mission Co. for this outreach opportunity. In Charleston, we will have the opportunity to immerse ourselves in one of our nation's oldest cities. As we serve the local community partners, we will reflect on God's call to serve our neighbors, both near and far. This mission is open to youth currently in grade 9 and above.

Charleston Application 2024

Make Your Deposit

San Antonio, TX June 23-28
We are excited to return to San Antonio this summer and work with Blueprint Ministries in their mission to share Christ's love, hope, and grace with those with substandard housing in San Antonio. This mission is open to youth currently in grade 6 and above.

San Antonio Application 2024

Make Your Deposit

Youth Ministry Staff

Sutton Lowe

Director of Youth Ministry

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