Faith Formation Stations (Kindergarten through 6th grade)

Purpose:        provide age appropriate faith formation for children
Contact:         Cheryl Powell, (270) 842-7777, ext 102
Meetings:      classes are held between Sunday Masses (10:15-11:15) the 3rd and 4th Sundays most months

 

First Sacraments Preparation Team

Purpose:        assist in coordinating parish celebrations, family retreats, and parent meetings for those preparing to receive Sacraments of Reconciliation and Eucharist.
Contact:         Cheryl Powell, (270) 842-7777, ext 102
Meetings:      as needed

 

Young Children’s Liturgy of the Word (ages 3-5)

Purpose:        provide formation of children ages 3-5 in a liturgical experience appropriate for their development level
Contact:         Cheryl Powell, (270) 842-7777, ext 102
Meetings:      rotational schedule, during 9am Mass

 

Children’s Liturgy of the Word (Grades K-2)

Purpose:        provide formation of children grades K-2 in a liturgical experience appropriate for their development level
Contact:         Cheryl Powell, (270) 842-7777, ext 102
Meetings:      rotational schedule, during 9am Mass

 

Vacation Bible School

Purpose:        to educate children about the life of Jesus through music, storytelling and crafts.
Contact:         Cheryl Powell, (270) 842-7777, ext 102
Meetings:      as needed, VBS is held for 1 week during summer

 

Childcare Nursery

Purpose:        provide childcare during Mass and other meetings/programs as necessary
Contact:         Trenton Ackerman, (270) 842-7777, ext 109

 

Holy Spirit Parkside Early Learning Center

Purpose:        we are a licensed program that provides quality care and social/academic education to children ages 6 months-4 years old
Contact:         Stephanie Koeller, (270) 904-4095
Meetings:      available Monday-Friday, 9am-2pm

 

St. Joseph School

Purpose:        provides instruction in the Catholic faith as well as secular academic subjects. Preschool and after-school programs are also offered.
Contact:         Jan Lange, Principal, (270) 842-1235; or Anna Alexander, Asst. Principal, (270) 842-1235

 

Youth Ministries

Our goals for Youth Ministry are to: 1) empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in our world today, 2) to draw young people to responsible participation in the life, mission, and work of the Catholic faith community, 3) to foster the total personal and spiritual growth of each young person. To stay up to date, join the Facebook page HSCCYouth.

 

Senior High School Youth Ministry Group

Purpose:        provides opportunities for high school age youth to grow in their faith, be of service to others, and have fun with one another
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      Sundays, 6-8pm – To receive Remind updates, go to Remind.com/join and enter code @hsccsrhigh

 

Youth Ministry Adult Support Team

Purpose:        adult group that supports, facilitates, plans and prays for the high school youth group
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      as needed

 

Youth Ministry Leadership Team

Purpose:        made up youth from each high school class; plan, organize and present events for youth ministry groups
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      as needed

 

Junior High Youth Ministry Group

Purpose:        provides opportunities for youth grades 7 and 8 to grow in their faith, be of service to others, and have fun with one another
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      Wednesdays, 6-8pm – To receive Remind updates, go to Remind.com/join and enter code @hsccjrhigh

 

Confirmation Retreat Team

Purpose:        to help facilitate the annual Confirmandi retreat.
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      once per year in August

 

Confirmation Catechist Team

Purpose:        to support, plan, and facilitate the Confirmation process for teens.
Contact:         Deacon Matthew Keyser, (270) 842-7777, ext 106
Meetings:      monthly or as needed

 

Youth Camps, Retreats, and Activities

Gasper River Catholic Retreat Center & Youth Camp – www.gasperriverretreatcenter.org

Owensboro Diocesan Youth Conference (ODYC)

National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC)

Catholic Heart Work Camp (CHWC)

Teens Encounter Christ (TEC)

Christian Leadership Institute (CLI)

One Bread, One Cup

5th Sunday Service Days