High School Youth Ministry (LinC)

 

A total youth ministry program designed to bring personal and spiritual growth to young people.

 

High School Youth Ministry Calendar
Welcome to November!

 

 

Fall Rake Up

Saturday, November 15th 

8:30-1:30pm

 

Join us as we travel into the Solon community and rake leaves for the senior  citizens.  We'll start the day with prayer and breakfast at Mazanec Hall, then travel into the community to rake leaves and finish with lunch.

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Breakfast LinC
Sunday, November 2nd
10:30-12:00pm
 
Happy All Souls' Day! Join us after the 10:30 mass for breakfast, fellowship and discussion on Halloween, All Souls Day, and All Saints Day.  Come for a little bit or stay for the whole thing!
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Every Tuesday
Bible Study
The Space
7:15-8:15pm
 
We will be exploring the Mark Hart series, "Matthew: Thy Kingdom Come."  
Feel free to join as your schedule allows.  More information about Mark Hart can be found here.
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Tuesday, November 25th

Eucharistic Adoration

St. Rita Church 

7:00-8:15 pm

 

All high school students and families are invited to join us for Eucharistic Adoration.  This is a fantastic way to listen to God's holy word and open ourselves to the promptings of his spirit so that we might become more faithful witnesses of his love and mercy. What is Eucharistic Adoration?  Click Here to read more.

 

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TEC 107

St. Leonard's Retreat Center

January, 9-11th

 

Interested in a winter retreat?  Sign up now for Teens Encountering Christ. Applications can be found here. More information about TEC can be found here.

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COMING UP IN DECEMBER:

Mark your calendars....

 

Breakfast LinC

Sunday, December 7th

 

12 Days of Christmas

Starting Sunday, December 14th

 

Saturday, December 20th

Thea Bowman Christmas Party

 

Eucharistic Adoration

Tuesday, December 23rd at 7pm

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If you have questions or would like to know more details about these events, please reach out to Lindsay Fullerman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 440.248.1350 ext.120

 

St. Rita Catholic Church                 32820 Baldwin Road                 Solon, Ohio   44139                 440.248.1350
 

The following service leadership teams plan, organize and run some of the programs and events for high school teens at St. Rita. Each has it's own emphasis so you can choose what fits your interests:

Respect Life Team 
Help create a culture of life. Choose and lead monthly discussions on a range of topics dealing with the dignity of life  with the option of attending The March to Life trip to Washington DC. 

Spring Retreat Team
Plan and lead the annual retreat. 

YES Team (Youth Engaging Seniors)
Learn about the needs of the elderly and plan and lead projects to assist them (Fall and Spring clean-up, 12 Days of Christmas)

CHWC Team (Catholic Heart Workcamp)
Plan events and fundraisers for the summer service trip

Breakfast LinC Team
Meet to discuss topics of our faith and plan and lead the Sunday breakfast discussions.

Souper Bowl of Caring Team
Educate yourself and others about the issues of poverty and plan and lead a service project to help. 

It's not too late to let us know if you are interested in being part of the leadership and what team interests you.  It is very important that the team leaders attend the retreat!   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

THEOLOGY OF THE BODY 

Discover God’s plan for love and life.  Join us for a six week course on Theology of the Body, every Wednesday starting October 1st from 7-8:15pm in the Parish Office.  The 'Theology of the Body' is Saint Pope John Paul II's integrated vision of the human person - body, soul, and spirit. As he explains, the physical human body has a specific meaning and is capable of revealing answers regarding fundamental questions about us and our lives.  Below is a detailed description regarding the topic of conversation each week.

Week 1: Created for Love

Week 2: Love Defined: Giving versus Using

Week 3: Hope and Redemption in Christ

Week 4: Language of the Body

Week 5: Free, Total, Faithful, Fruitful

Week 6: Dating with Purpose and Purity