Youth Ministry

Mr. John Welte, Minister of Youth - john.welte@st-matthew.org

 

Current Youth Information and Events

 

Confirmation Parent Information

If you have a child currently in Seventh Grade or Higher who has not started the confirmation process and would like to learn about our confirmation process please contact John Welte at john.welte@st-matthew.org.   

Middle School Wild Wednesdays - Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:30PM | Walled Lake Campus (unless otherwise specified)

As per the new MDHHS guidelines we will be holding Middle School Wild Wednesdays in the Walled Lake Campus from 7-8:30 PM.  All participants must wear a mask and will need to turn in a health screening checklist (contact john.welte@st-matthew.org for a copy).  Entrance to the gym will be via the gym entrance and the rest of the building will be off limits.  Join us for crazy games, fellowship, friends, devotion, and snack. 

  • Upcoming dates:
    • May 19

High School Sunday Night Gathering - Sundays, 7:00 - 8:30PM | Walled Lake Campus (unless otherwise specified)

As per the new MDHHS guidelines we will be holding High School Sunday Night Gatherings in the Walled Lake campus from 7-8:30 PM. All participants must wear a mask and will need to turn in a health screening checklist (contact john.welte@st-matthew.org for a copy).  Entrance to the gym will be via the gym entrance and the rest of the building will be off limits.  SNG is a great way to meet new friends, have some fun, spend some time in the Word, and of course have a snack.

  • Upcoming dates:
    • May 16

High School Ohio Summer Mission Trip - July 18-24

While we are not positive, we will be able to go we have set the dates for July 18-24 for the High School Mission Trip returning to Caldwell Ohio.  Application forms will be sent out in the weekly email update once we have finalized all the details.  Adults interested in serving as chaperones should contact John.

College Age Summer Mission Trip - August 1-7

College Age Mission Trip is planned for August 1-7.  It is our intent to return to Caldwell Ohio provided we are able to meet all pandemic protocols.  Registration will hopefully open in May.  

St. Matthew Youth Group Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/stmatthew.yg.7.  

You can check out photos and videos from past events and catch last minute updates.  

Wanted: Email addresses of all sixth through eighth grade students and their parents.  

Email john.welte@st-matthew.org to have them added or deleted from the weekly update.