Youth ministry engages middle and high school age youth with opportunities for Christian fellowship, for service to their community and for personal, spiritual growth. This is provided through various activities and events throughout the year. All young people are welcome and encouraged to invite friends!
Sheldon Calvary Camp
Many St. Paul's youth and families attend the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh summer camp, Sheldon Calvary Camp. Learn more about Calvary Camp by visiting their website.
An important youth ministry involving Worship service is our Acolyte ministry. Acolytes are trained to perform specific duties during Sunday morning services to ensure the proper flow of Worship. We take our service serious but we keep it fun! Plus, you don’t have to sit in the pews! All youth grades 6 and up are invited to participate. To check it out, contact Paul Barker, Dir…Read More »
The youth Confirmation program at St. Paul’s is a two year process in which young people explore the promises which were made for them at their Baptism and determine if they are called to make those promises for themselves as Confirmands. During their 7th and 8th grade year, Confirmands follow the "I Will with God’s Help" curriculum, along with Jennifer Gamber’s “My Faith…Read More »
Started in 1957, St. Paul’s Cotillion is a program of dance instruction and etiquette for sixth grade students in Mt. Lebanon. Classes, which meet one Saturday evening each month during the school year, are balanced between boys and girls and care is taken to randomly partner the students. Partners are changed frequently so that the students learn to dance with and adapt to t…Read More »
We call them Study Breaks because that is what they are! These weekly get-togethers provide an opportunity for youth to step into church and relax away from their busy schedules. We share a light meal, we engage in fun, group activities that encourage fellowship. Then it’s kick back and chill time in the comfortable youth room! EYC stands for Episcopal Youth Club and is a centr…Read More »
Youth Forum is a casual gathering of high school age Youth looking into Jesus’ teachings and how His Words strengthen all of us. We meet in the comfortable youth room to catch up with friends, discuss the Gospel and relate it to areas of the modern world. Come join us on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:30.