DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK ALL YOUTH MINISTRY ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED.
Follow St. Matthew Youth Ministry on Social Media!
Facebook & Instagram: SMYMCT
Join us for the Teen Mass on the last Sunday of every month!
Youth Ministry for Grades 6-8
To learn more about EDGE: https://lifeteen.com/edge-ministry/
Drop-off and pick-up will be behind the Parish Center, in St. Matthew School Parking lot. The Edge entrance is by the white fence. Follow the sidewalk to the glass door on the left.
Youth Ministry for Grades 9-12
Teens in grades 8-12 are invited to experience their faith at this joyful event!
Website to learn more:
If interested in attending Steubenville East in Summer 2020, please email Amanda at Youthministry@stmatthewrcc.com
Young Adult Groups in CT for Ages 18-35
Facebook: Catholic Underground CT
Facebook: Blessed is She // Northeast Region
C4C Young Adult Groups: Crossroadsforchrist.org
Facebook: Greater Hartford C4C Email: C4Cgreaterhartford@gmail.com
Facebook: Frassati C4C - New Haven Email: FrassatiC4C@gmail.com Facebook: Frassati New Haven Email: email@example.com
Facebook: Crossfire-West Hartford Catholic Young Adults Email: Sta.firstname.lastname@example.org
Faith Resources for Young Catholics
Saint Spotlight: St. Matthew
Feast Day: September 21st
Prayer of Thanksgiving for St. Matthew
We thank you, heavenly Father, for the witness of your Apostle and evangelist Matthew to the Gospel of your Son our Savior; and we pray that, after his example, we may with ready hearts obey the calling of our Lord to follow him; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever, Amen.
Videos & Songs to check out:
LifeTeen Blog: https://lifeteen.com/blog/
Laudate Bible Mass Times for Travel Decision Point
Divine Mercy Discerning Hearts iBreviary FOCUS Equip
Books to Read
Youcat: Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church by Christoph Schonborn
100 Things Every Catholic Teen Should Know by Mark Hart and Todd Lemieux
Why Do You Believe in God? Catholic Conversations w/ Skeptics and Non-Believers by Bryan Mercier
Go Bravely: Becoming the Woman You Were Created to Be by Emily Wilson Hussem
The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis
The Story of a Soul: The Autobiography of The Little Flower by St. Therese of Lisieux
Time for God by Father Jacques Philippe
Check out the LifeTeen Store for more Catholic book suggestions: https://shop.lifeteen.com/collections/books
For more information, contact Amanda Binghi, Director of Youth Ministry,
at (860) 583-7806 ext. 5 or at Youthministry@stmatthewrcc.com