Middle School Leadership Application

High Schoolers are invited to apply to be leaders for middle school youth ministry! Applications are due Wednesday, May 25th.   document MS Leadership Application (13 KB)

Catholics In Action - Family Style

Here's an opportunity to serve as a family!  July 13-16th, experience a time of faith and service in Pella, Iowa.  Cost is $45/person, $200 max/family by June 9th, $50/person, $220 max/family by July 3rd.  More information is coming soon!!

NCYC 2017

NCYC - the payment schedule for NCYC is as follows:

1st Payment: $50, non-refundable downpayment is due January 11th
2nd Payment: $200, due May 25th 
3rd Payment: $200, due July 25th
4th Payment: $150, due Sept. 25th.  
To join the NCYC Remind group, text @932e2 to the number 81010 and follow the instructions, or if you already of the Remind app on your phone, you can search our group name: NCYC 2017
For more information regarding NCYC, contact Amanda Nichols

Remind - YM Info

We are shifting reminders and communication to the Remind App/website!  Reminders will be sent via text and/or email.  To join the youth ministry group, click on this link: https://www.remind.com and create an account.  Our class can be found by searching the code @736a7 or searching for "Burlington Iowa Youth Ministry."  Alternately, you can text @736a7 to the number 81010 and follow the prompts.  

Christian Service Hours

Upcoming Service Opportunities:

Actors of all ages needed for Shadow Stations!! Rehearsals will be held on the 22nd & 29th @ 7pm in the youth center. Shadow Stations will take place on the 31st of March @ 7pm, St. Paul's.  For more info or to sign up, contact Amanda.

The Knights of Columbus need help with their Semi-Annual Highway Cleanup on April 22nd from 9am-12.  For more info or to sign up, contact Jon Riffel at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

If you have potential service opportunities for our youth, you are invited to attend a youth group meeting and share your service opportunity with the youth.  Youth Group meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at St. John's Hall from 7:30-9pm.  

Middle School

Middle Schoolers (6th-8th grade)!  

Middle schoolers and parents—be sure to check out TRUTH Group on facebook, Instagram (t.r.u.t.h.group), twitter (@batruthgroup), and snapchat (truthgroup)

Upcoming Events

Truth Group

March 15th - High School TRUTH Group, 7:30-9 @ St. John's Hall
March 19th FYRE Mass, 10am @ St. John's
March 22nd  & 29th, Rehearsal for Shadow Station, 7pm @ St. John's Hall
March 31st, Shadow Stations, 7pm @ St. Paul's 

Summer Mission Trip - Catholics In Action

Catholics In Action will be held in Fort Madison, June 24th-26th!  Mark your calendars and get ready to serve!!! 

Cost is $50 is you register by May 25th, $55 by June 14th


FYRE: Family and Youth Rejoicing in the Eucharist

The FYRE Mass will take place on the 3rd Sunday of each month, and will rotate between the 10:30am Mass at SS Mary & Patrick church, and the 10:00am Mass at St. John's Church.  If you are interested in participating in the Mass, contact Amanda Nichols at 319-400-4122.

The following is the schedule for the year: 

March 19th, 10:00am @ St. John's

April 16th, 10:30am @ SS Mary & Patrick

May 21st, 10:00am @ St. John's

June 18th, 10:30am @ SS Mary & Patrick

July 16th, 10:00am @ St. John's