St. Joseph Catholic Church

Youth Ministry

What The Program Entails


Mission: The mission of this program is foster relationships with high school students in a family-like setting with the purpose of helping them grow closer to Christ and become true witnesses of His Church. This will be achieved through education, formation, example, challenge, encouragement, and compassion.

Senior Leaders               Junior Leaders              Sophomore Leaders            Freshmen Leaders

Mike & Aimee Nebel         Nate & Toni Pohlen        Michael & Mary Kay Gaura    Bekah & Roger Knobelach
& Chelsea Schauer    Mark & Megan Doltan      Michelle & Jason Weber       Craig & Megan Pytlesky   lJeff & Anne Johnson       Mike & Melissa Czyz          Zachary & Kara Baehr      Dustin & Christy Legerwood Philip & Catherine Boucher

Sum of Love

This is an awesome opportunity to have a lot of fun with your friends while learning more about your Catholic faith!  


Roca Berry Farms

-Saturday, October 21st at 6:00 PM

-Meet in Resurrection Hall


Dodgeball and Donuts

-Friday, November 10th  from 7:00 – 9:00 PM

-St. Joseph’s Gym


Christmas Party

-Saturday, December 9th from 7:00 – 9:00 PM

-Resurrection Hall


Knights of the Altar and Heirs of Grace
Heirs of Grace
A Catholic group for junior high ladies forming more well-rounded young women as they approach high school. This group will focus on how to become a genuine woman while integrating our faith, prayer and leadership skills into everything we do. Topics and activities may include: spirituality, etiquette, modesty, friendship and much more!

Knights of the Altar

A Catholic group for junior high guys forming more well-rounded young men as they approach high school. This group will focus on how to foster authentic manhood while integrating our faith, prayer, and leadership skills into everything we do. Topics and activities might include: spirituality, etiquette, chivalry, manly virtues, friendship, sports, man stuff and much more!

Lux Youth Group 4:12

This Catholic youth group will be meeting on Monday mornings. This program shows how to live out our faith in junior high. This unique program will combine prayer, group activities and games to learn more about our faith. Breakfast is ALWAYS provided.

"Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe." – 1 Timothy 4:12



Jesus & Java
Watch the church bulletin for the "Jesus & Java" meetings at Scooter's or in the Bride’s Room. Take a study break to enjoy fellowship with friends and prayer during the school year and in the summer. During the school year we meet on Thursdays at 8:00 A.M. at St. Joseph or at Scooter's. Hope to see you there!

Diocesan Events

TEC (Teens Encounter Christ) Retreat  

Juniors & Seniors: registration for the October TEC (Teens Encounter Christ) Retreat in Lincoln is online now. Don’t miss this awesome opportunity to grow deeper in your faith before going off to college. It’ll be great! Sign up today!!!


Eric Zimmerman

Director of Youth Ministry

Saint Joseph’s Parish

Lincoln, NE

402-489-0341 ext. 52928


“The Catholic Church doesn’t have a mission; she is a mission!”
-Saint John Paul the Great