Youth Ministry in the Mountains

October 2017

We are excited to announce that St. Paul and St. Mark parishes are forming a youth ministry program together!  Coordinators:

St. Paul:   Erika Rowland 904-501-1228 Mary Ruth Jones 706-348-7384

St. Mark:   Pam Hamilton 706-754-7485 Cathy DeKoskie 678-697-8472 Paula Wonders 706-768-9637

Youth Ministry in the Mountains

All Saints Party

Sunday, October 29  4-6 pm

Home of Joey Foley

(call 765-513-5119 for address or more information)

*Campfire Cook-off    *Scavenger Hunt    *Saint Costume Contest  *Games  *Food and Fun

Bring a dessert to share, flashlight, lawn chairs/blankets 

All Teens grades 7-12 welcome! 


Ministerio de Jóvenes en las Montañas


   Fiesta de Todos los Santos

Domingo, 29 de octubre de 4-6 pm

Hogar de Joey Foley

(llame al 765-513-5119 para obtener la dirección o más información)


* Campfire Cook-off    * Scavenger Hunt   * Saint Costume Contest * Juegos   * Comida y diversión

Traiga un postre para compartir, linterna, sillas de jardín / mantas 

¡Todos los adolescentes de 7-12 son bienvenidos!

Calendar of Events:
Thursday, October 26th: Spaghetti Supper at St. Mark.  Fundraiser.  Teens needed to help.  Donation of $250 to the teens for our assistance.  Cathy DeKoskie is Contact. RSVP to Cathy ASAP
Sunday, October 29th4-8 pm (set up begins at 2).  All Saints Party, Bonfire, Campfire Cook-Off and Scavenger Hunt.  Home of Joan Foley.  Joan is Contact.
Sunday, November 12: Samaritan’s Purse.  Collection of items to create shoeboxes of gifts for children in developing countries.  Boxes have to be ready for pick up November 13-20.  The youth will go shopping for anything missing from boxes.  Paula offered the use of Clarkesville Veterinary conference room to pack boxes.  Pam is Contact.
Sunday, December 3rd: Advent Prayer Service for Teens.  At St. Paul.  Mary Ruth is Contact
Sunday, December 17th: Christmas Caroling at St. Mark.  Invite parishioners from both churches to join us for an evening of caroling; punch and cookies provided by teens.  Instead of transporting all of the teens from house to house, we encourage parishioners to especially bring the homebound and elderly for an evening sing-a-long.  Paula is Contact.
Sunday, January 7th:  Epiphany Party for teens.  Info pending.
January 13 & 14: Casserole Sale and Bake Sale fundraiser at St. Mark
January 18-20: March for Life in Washington, DC.  Erika is Contact.  
Other dates to put on the calendar:
Saturday, Feb. 4: XLT for High School age teens at All Saints in Atlanta.  Bus provided by Archdiocesan Youth Ministry Office.
Saturday, March 4: Middle School Catholic Fest.  Notre Dame Academy, Atlanta
July 6-8: Steubenville Atlanta.  Duluth, GA