High School


High School

Escape Room Social

On February 17th from 7:00 - 10:30pm in the Parish Center, St. Gertrude High School Youth Ministry will have an Escape Room Social. We will have the opportunity for groups of about 10 to participate in an original Escape Room, which is solving the task given to you using the items and clues within the room. It is going to be incredible so we encourage you to invite your friends! All 9-12th graders are invited.

We will also have card games, board games, sports in the gym, and heavy appetizers. Let’s spend the evening together as a community!

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YOU: Life, Love, and Theology of the Body

In an age of “selfies” and egocentrism, YOU cuts through the noise to present an authentic view of the human person. It presents young people with the extraordinary story of their creation as unrepeatable individuals. But the program doesn’t stop there. YOU: Life, Love, and the Theology of the Body introduces us to teens the truth that life is not, in fact, all about them; it is about going out of themselves to be a sincere gift for others. Some of the topics that we will go through are gender, pornography, and same-sex marriage.

Check out this promo video.

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Fall Semester 2018

High School Youth Ministry will meet on Sundays from 7-9pm at the parish. Every 9th-12th grader is welcome to attend all of our events and is encouraged to invite friends to join! All teens who attend must bring a completed permission form, which can be found here. Please contact us if you have any questions! 

This year, in our Discipleship Cells (aka Small Groups), we are going to look at the community of the early Church through the lens of our theme "of one heart and mind" (Acts 4:32).

Discipleship Cells

The High School Youth Ministry Program at St. Gertrude is comprised of  Discipleship Cells. These single-sex grade-based small groups help foster deep friendships and an environment conducive to mentorship and a support in the spiritual life. The Discipleship Cells will be meeting every Sunday from 7-9pm at the parish. Each Discipleship Cell contains about 7-10 teens and are led by 2-3 trained adults. If you are interested in being plugged into a Discipleship Cell or would like more information, please return to our 'Home' Page scroll to the bottom and email us!