“Love Begins Here” mission trip a success!

The LOVE BEGINS HERE mission trip was a success! Thank you Jennifer Moser and Archdiocese of Omaha, Office of Evangelization and Catechesis for creating for us this opportunity. Thank you West Point neighbors for your generosity in supporting this event through your donations and prayers. Thanks to our awesome Core Team, Chaperones, and Padre James Keiter for making this journey with us. Thank you parents for encouraging your children to participate and thank you young missionaries for working so hard and for just being SO AWESOME! Most of all, thank you Lord for reminding us to do small things with great love, starting right in our own community. May we all be more courageous and RADIATE CHRIST!

“Love Begins Here” Photo Slideshow from Lisa on Vimeo.

Summer dates to remember


June 14, Parent/Camper meeting for those attending Edge Camp June 19-25, 7:00pm St Francis Center

June 19 – 25, Edge Camp, Camp Hidden Lake, Dahlonega, GA

June 23-26, JC Camp, Tintern Retreat Center

June 23, Steubenville Parent and Participant Meeting, 7:30pm

June 25, Service Project @ Bracht Law Firm, 8:00 am

July 4, Bingo (Edge) at 4th of July Celebration in the park

July 4, KC Barbecue Stand (Steubie participants), 4tho f July Celebration in the park

July 8 – 10, Steubenville Conference

July 11, Parent/Camper meeting for those attending Life Teen Summer Camp July 24-30, 7:00pm, St. Francis Center

July 15, Picnic for Edge Core Team, Vince & Vicki Meiergerd’s house, 7:00pm

July 17 – July 20, “Love Begins Here” mission trip for middle school

July 24 – 30, Life Teen Summer Camp, Camp Hidden Lake, Dahlonega, GA

August 6, 2016, Edge Welcome Night, Picnic & Pool Party, TENTATIVE DATE

Contact Lisa Hunke for more information.




St. Mary’s youth invited to Totus Tuus @ St. Wenceslaus in Dodge

Totus-Tuus-distantshoresapparel.com_1_editedSt. Wenceslaus, Dodge, has invited West Point students to participate in Totus Tuus from Sunday, June 12 – Friday, June 17.   Call Carol @ St. Wenceslaus for details and to register. For more information on the Totus Tuus program visit http://archomaha.org/events/conferences/totus-tuus/

JC Camp!

JC Camp is a camp for just-graduated 8th graders, sponsored by Columbus parishes,  held at Tintern Retreat Center in Oakdale, NE. St. Mary’s students have attended and helped with JC Camp for several years.  The dates for 2016 camps are: June 9 – 12 or June 23 – 26.  This is a GREAT opportunity for our newly-confirmed students.  To register, complete forms below and turn in to Youth Ministry office.

Code of Behavior

Consent and Liability

Medical Form

Camper Registration Form