Saint Joseph Youth Group


Please join Father Santa Teresa and Coordinator of Youth Formation, Karen Pells, for our St. Joseph Youth Group (SJYG)  KICK-OFF EVENT on Thursday, September 28th from 3-5 pm in the newly renovated Church Hall.  

SJYG will subsequently meet weekly on the following Thursdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm in the Church Hall. 

10/12/23, 10/19/23, 10/26/23, 11/2/23, 11/9/23, 11/30/23, 12/7/23, 12/14/23, 12/21/23, 1/4/24, 1/11/24, 1/18/24, 2/1/24, 2/15/24, 2/22/24, 3/7/24, 3/14/24, 4/11/24, 4/18/24, 4/25/24, 5/2/24, 5/9/24, 5/16/24 (Last day of SJYG).

Additional meeting dates, parish service projects, youth group socials and other fun events will also be planned with our youth group members moving forward, but please save the date for:  

1.  Have a Heart for Veterans Family Service Project.  The St. Joseph Religious Education Office will be supporting the “Have a Heart for Veterans” Project, sponsored by the United Methodist Communities at Wesley By the Bay in Ocean City.  Religious Ed Families are asked to help pay tribute to our Veterans and show them some love on Valentine’s Day by donating requested items.  All donations can be brought to Youth Group or the Church Office until Monday, February 5th.  

 2.  Lent begins with Ash Wednesday Services in Church on Wednesday, February 14th at 8:30 am, 10:00 am, 4pm and 7pm (bilingual mass). 

3.  St. Joseph Parish Baby Shower.  Our parish will hold its annual baby shower in the Church Hall after the 10 am Mass on Sunday, February 25th to benefit local mothers and babies in need.  If you would like to volunteer to help or attend as a family event, kindly click the following link to sign up:  The Cradle of Life will be on display near the baptismal font starting the weekend of February 3rd/4th if you’d like to take a tag and purchase a gift.  All unwrapped gifts can be returned to Church starting February 17th and 18th.  

Should you have any questions, please email me at or call (609) 927-3568, ext. 24.   Thank you for your kind attention and support.  

Karen Pells, Coordinator of Youth Formation