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Kick off PREP at St. Mary's with our first PREP Cookout!  Join us for fun family games, a chance to meet your catechists this year, a session to get more information about the changes coming up in PREP this year, the opportunity to fill out PREP registration forms, and, of course, lunch!  We'll start at 11:30 after the 10:30 Mass in the Fr. Lewis Center, and end at 2:00.  We'll see you there!

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Join St. Mary's in celebrating our 75th anniversary with a Mass on the feast day of our patron saint, Mary!  On August 15th, we will celebrate the Assumption of Mary with Mass at 9:00 am, with a light breakfast following.  All are invited!

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Catholic Charities is visiting St. Mary's with a Mobile Food Pantry on Friday, August 19th from 11:00am-1:00pm.  Everyone who is eligible in the Bethel and Felicity areas are invited to take part!  You will need to bring a photo ID, proof of address, and a sturdy bag or laundry basket to carry groceries, if you have them.  This is separate from all local food pantries, so all are encouraged to take part!  Call Fr. Mike at (513) 515-7555 with any questions.

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Start St. Peter's PREP year off right by joining us for a cookout on Sunday, August 28th!  We'll have lunch, of course, along with plenty of time for family games and a chance to catch up with classmates.  You'll also be able to meet your catechists this year, and parents will be able to learn more information about the changes coming in PREP this year.  Join us at the picnic shelter at 12:00!  The cookout will end at 2:30.  We'll see you there!

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PREP begins today at both parishes!  Meet us for PREP at St. Mary in the undercroft of the new church at 9:30.  Meet us for PREP at St. Peter in Fr. Kennedy Hall also at 9:30.  PREP ends shortly before the start of the second Sunday Mass at each parish. Kids can be picked up from PREP in the gathering space at St. Mary, and in the classrooms or Fr. Kennedy Hall at St. Peter.

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Join our youth ministry program for a trip to Dave and Buster's, followed by Encounter at the Underground on September 24th!  We'll meet at St. Mary at 3:00pm, and head to Dave and Buster's for food and plenty of games.  Then we'll drive over to the Underground, at the corner of Winton Road and I-275, for Encounter.  Encounter is a night of Eucharistic adoration and worship led by local youth ministers for high school youth.  We will return to St. Mary at 11:00pm that evening.

 

 

The cost is $20.00.  All participants must have a permission slip and emergency medical form on file.  These forms and the $20 can be turned in to PJ on the 24th.  You can find these forms under the youth ministry page of our website.  Open to all youth in grades 7-12.

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Join us for Mass and two hours of dodgeball at St. Mary!  We're starting the youth ministry year with dodgeball, along with food and worship at both our parishes.  Invite your friends!  The day is completely free, too.  Just come out with your friends and display your amazing dodgeball skills!  Dodgeball will begin after the second Mass at St. Mary.  Join us on September 11th at St. Mary in the Fr. Lewis Center.

 

 

All participants need to have a signed copy of the permission slip and registration forms on file to participate.  You can find a copy in our website to print out.  Feel free to bring the permission slip the day of dodgeball.  This event is open to all youth in grades 7-12.

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Join us for Mass and two hours of dodgeball at St. Mary!  We're starting the youth ministry year with dodgeball, along with food and worship at both our parishes.  Invite your friends!  The day is completely free, too.  Just come out with your friends and display your amazing dodgeball skills!  Dodgeball will begin after the second Mass at St. Mary.  Join us on September 11th at St. Mary in the Fr. Lewis Center.

 

 

All participants need to have a signed copy of the permission slip and registration forms on file to participate.  You can find a copy in our website to print out.  Feel free to bring the permission slip the day of dodgeball.  This event is open to all youth in grades 7-12.

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All youth in grades 7-12 are invited to join us in celebrating our youth ministry's Christmas Party this year!  Our Christmas Party will be on December 11, from 11:30-1:30 in the Fr. Lewis Center.  Remember to bring a cheap wrapped gift for a white elephant exchange...the crazier the better!  And invite your friends, too!

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Join our young adult ministry for a bonfire on June 30, 2017!  Enjoy a break from the busyness of life with some good food, good times, and good fellowship with other young adults, and a chance to get away and spend some time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.  All young adults, and seniors graduating this spring, are welcome to attend, so bring your friends!  The bonfire starts at 7:00pm at St. Mary's; there's no ending time.  And it's free!  For more info, please contact PJ Ehling at (513) 284-3154 or dreyouthpastor@gmail.com.

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Please support our young people in prayer as they make the trip to Tampa, Florida to share the gospel with youth of that area.  We will be volunteering in a Catholic summer camp the whole week.  Please pray that our youth can share the gospel effectively, and come to a deeper understanding of their own vocation and awareness of God's plan for their lives.

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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Mary designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish offices from 11:30am-1:30pm; lunch will be provided.

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Did someone say, "Canoe Trip?!"  Take a trip on the Little Miami River with the youth ministry on July 8th and experience the fun of a canoe trip for yourself!  We will go for a 6 mile trip (which isn't too long, but not too short), stop for ice cream, and grab a late lunch.  This trip is open to all youth entering grades 7-12 in the fall, and seniors who graduated this spring.  We will meet at St. Mary at 9:00am, and arrive back at 5:00pm.  Transportation will be provided.  Cost is $30.  Please sign up for the trip by contacting PJ Ehling by Sunday, July 2 at (513) 284-3154 or dreyouthpastor@gmail.com.

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Join our youth ministry program for an awesome week of Vacation Bible School July 10-14!  We will discover the meaning of Baptism, and learn more about our own vocations through a week of water games!  To sign up for VBS, or for more info, contact PJ Ehling by June 25 at (513) 284-3154 or dreyouthpastor@gmail.com.  There is no cost for VBS, but donations are greatly appreciated to help offset costs.

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Enjoy the last youth ministry event of the summer with a campout at St. Mary's!  We will meet at St. Mary's at 6:00pm, and enjoy an evening of games, food cooked over the fire, and some time for prayer before the Blessed Sacrament as we spiritually prepare for the coming school year.  The campout will end at 10:15am, in time for the 10:30 Mass at St. Mary.  This campout is open to all youth entering grades 7-12 in the fall, and seniors who graduated this spring.  Please sign up to go by contacting PJ Ehling by August 6 at (513) 284-3154 or dreyouthpastor@gmail.com.  This is the last high school youth ministry event open to the graduating class of 2017.

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September 10 is the first day of PREP.  Don't forget to register by August 13 for an awesome year of PREP and youth ministry!

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September 10 is the first day of 7-12 Sunday Youth Ministry at St. Mary (11:30am-1:30pm).  Be sure to join us, and invite a friend!  Please register for Sunday Youth Ministry by August 13.

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Come to St. Mary's to enjoy an afternoon of fun games and activities for the whole family, as we celebrate the beginning of the new PREP year.  Come to meet your child's catechist, to talk with PJ about the programs, or just to have a good time.  Please RSVP to PJ Ehling by August 13 at (513) 284-3154, or dreyouthpastor@gmail.com.  We will begin at 11:30am and end at 1:30pm.

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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Peter designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish library (5/6 grade classroom) from 9:30-11:30am; breakfast foods will be provided.

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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Mary designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish offices from 11:30am-1:30pm; lunch will be provided.
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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Mary designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish offices from 11:30am-1:30pm; lunch will be provided.
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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Peter designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish library (5th and 6th grade classroom) from 12:00-2:00pm, and lunch will be provided.  Open to youth entering grades 7-12 in the fall, and seniors who graduated this spring.

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All are welcome to participate in Catholic Charities' Mobile Food Pantry!  Join us from 11:00am-1:00pm at St. Mary's, and please bring proof of identification that shows residency in the Bethel area (like a driver's license or utility bill).  The Mobile Food Pantry visits St. Mary the third Friday of each month.

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All are welcome to participate in Catholic Charities' Mobile Food Pantry!  Join us from 11:00am-1:00pm at St. Mary's, and please bring proof of identification that shows residency in the Bethel area (like a driver's license or utility bill).  The Mobile Food Pantry visits St. Mary the third Friday of each month.

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All are welcome to participate in Catholic Charities' Mobile Food Pantry!  Join us from 11:00am-1:00pm at St. Mary's, and please bring proof of identification that shows residency in the Bethel area (like a driver's license or utility bill).  The Mobile Food Pantry visits St. Mary the third Friday of each month.

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All are welcome to participate in Catholic Charities' Mobile Food Pantry!  Join us from 11:00am-1:00pm at St. Mary's, and please bring proof of identification that shows residency in the Bethel area (like a driver's license or utility bill).  The Mobile Food Pantry visits St. Mary the third Friday of each month.

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Come join St. Mary and St. Peter's young adult ministry for an evening of prayer, games, reflection, and of course, s'mores before heading back to whatever the fall has in store!  We'll take time to spiritually prepare ourselves, and dive deeper into our relationship with God, to give the coming year to Him.  Open to all young adults 18 and older, and seniors who graduated in the spring.  The bonfire will be at St. Mary's from 7:00 to whenever we decide to go home.

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Join our youth ministry program for an afternoon of food, fun, and fellowship at St. Mary designed to take you deeper into your faith, focusing on a special spiritual topic through a lesson, group discussion, and prayer.  Be sure to join us and bring a friend!  We will meet in the parish offices from 11:30am-1:30pm, and lunch will be provided.  Open to youth entering grades 7-12 in the fall, and seniors who graduated this spring.

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September 17 is the first day of 7-12 Sunday Youth Ministry at St. Peter (12:00-2:00pm).  Be sure to join us, and invite a friend!  Please register for Sunday Youth Ministry by August 13.