Dec 082017
Youth Ministry - Become World Changers

We are looking at youth ministry next year. You may have seen the Facebook page called St Francis of Assisi World Changers.  Young people are full of passion and have so many gifts. As a Parish we would like to explore ways for them to change the world through love and service. Anyone in the [more…]

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Dec 012017
Altar Serving at Mass

Wanting to Serve at Sunday Mass?  ALTAR SERVER TRAINING – calling all new and existing Altar Servers – we will be having a training workshop on Friday 8th December at 3:15pm – 4:15pm in the parish church. Altar Servers need to be in Year 6 or above in 2018. A consent form can be picked [more…]

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Oct 132017
Youth Events coming up...

Youth Great Race Be at the church for a start at 4pm sharp (this Friday 20th), with a bus card and $5 for pizza. Feel free to bring a friend to do it with you. Aiming for a finish around 8pm. See you there Youth Wilder Worship Night on Saturday 21st October at 7pm, St Bede’s [more…]

 13/10/2017  Categories: Event, Youth Tagged with:
Sep 082017
Diocesan Youth Mass - Sunday 17th - Carmelite Monastery

Diocesan Youth Mass Sunday 17th September at 6:30pm. Held at the Carmelite Monastery, 52 Halswell Road, Hoon Hay. All families and youth are welcome. Come for food and fellowship after Mass and the chance to meet and get to know the Carmelite Sisters! For more info contact Delbert Castillo at

 08/09/2017  Categories: Event, Youth Tagged with: , ,
Aug 042017
Firepower for Youth

Friday 11th August for Years 9-13. 7pm-9:30pm at the Catholic Cathedral College School Hall. Contact Kirsten Challies if you wish to go.

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Jul 282017
Calling young New Zealanders to share their voice with the Vatican

Young New Zealanders are being called to share their views about life, faith, and their experience of Church through an online survey published today by the New Zealand Catholic Bishops. The Catholic Church is launching a nation-wide survey for all youth. The survey is part of an international effort by Pope Francis to better understand [more…]

 28/07/2017  Categories: News, Youth Tagged with: , , ,
Jun 162017
Calling all Youth!

Come and offer your time at the parish. This coming Saturday (24th) 2:30pm – 5pm, with Mass at 5:30pm. Parishioners need your digi-tech knowledge and your manpower. Text Kirsten Challies on 0274376737 to let her know you’ll be there.

 16/06/2017  Categories: Event, News, Youth Tagged with: , , ,
Jun 092017
Youth Service - calling all our youth

If you are Yr8 or above and can help serve in the parish on Sat 24th June between 2:30-5pm, with digi-tech support for devices (e.g. getting photos from phones to tablets; how to order books on a kindle etc) or with odd jobs, or with childcare, contact Kirsten Challies at the parish office or text on 0274 376 [more…]

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