Category: YMO

Youth Ministry Office

Eparchial Evangelization Fund for Programming for Youth and Young Families

E-fund three year report & guide final

 

Eparchial Evangelization Fund for Youth Programming 2018

Journey Through Lent – Children’s Overnight retreat

 

Time Travel Children’s Retreat

timetravelchildrensretreatcroppedMake new friends! See friends from summer or previous camps!

Join “Children from Our Eparchy” for a

“Time Travel” Children’s Sleepover Retreat
Celebrating 125 Years of Ukrainians in Canada

Nov. 26 (4:30 p.m.) — Nov. 27 (12 Noon) 2016

St. Vladimir Parish, 12726 – 119 St., Edmonton

$10.00 per child

The Eparchial UCWLC and Eparchial Youth Ministry invite all children, grades 1 – 6, of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton, to gather together in community as “Children of Our Eparchy” to experience what Ukrainians brought with them to Canada 125 years ago.

Registration using these forms:

Completed forms, with payment attached, are to be sent to:

UCWLC, Edmonton Eparchy
#202, 9645 – 108 Avenue
Edmonton, AB  T5H 1A3

Registration deadline is November 20, 2016.

Please invite your friends to join in the fun!

 

Employment Opportunity

Youth Ministry Coordinator (part-time) Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Holy Eucharist Parishes, Edmonton

 

Requirements

 

  • Experience working with youth and or young families
  • Active member of a Ukrainian Catholic parish faith community
  • Knowledgeable about the Ukrainian Catholic Faith, bilingual an asset.
  • Proficiency in the use of various social media – Facebook, twitter etc.
  • Some Post-Secondary education/theology courses preferred.

 

Responsibilities

 

  1. Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Holy Eucharist Supervise/coordinate/assist Sunday preschool (ages 3 – 7), Junior Youth (ages 7 – 14), UCY (ages 15 – 19) programs and programs for young families. Closely working with the parish priest and Eparchial youth director and other coordinators in the Eparchy.
  2. Develop leadership skills in youth and young adults.
  3. Coordinate recruitment, training, support, and evaluation of volunteers in the youth ministry program
  4. Maintain communication within the parish, with other parishes throughout the Edmonton eparchy, with the eparchial youth ministry office and other Christian youth based organizations
  5. Determine and deliver effective ways of publicizing and promoting programs and experiences; particularly in the areas of Social Media
  6. Be a presence in the Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Holy Eucharist communities through their liturgical and social activities.

 

Details

 

Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Holy Eucharist 12 -15 hours per week. This position entails weekend and evening work therefore the successful applicant must be willing to be flexible in their time.

Compensation: $20 – $22/hour commensurate with experience and education.

Contract to commence immediately, until December 2016. Possible option of extension upon the agreement of both parties.

 

Application

 

Please send resume along with the contact information for two references by April 29, 2016 to: youth@edmontoneparchy.com

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. For further information, contact Fr. Mihajlo Planchak at 780-914-2573.

Young Adult Jasper Ski Trip

Jasper

Join the St. Josaphat’s Young Adults as we experience God’s glory in the mountains! Enjoy a 2 day trip with ski and sun, as we head to Jasper for an unforgettable weekend from January 29 at 5 PM to Jan 31 at 9 PM

Contemplate the blessings of the Lord as you race down a mountain at full tilt with nothing but a slab of fiberglass strapped to your feet. Oh you’ll be praying alright! $150 package includes food, transportation, accommodation and of course some of the best company around. Spiritual guidance provided by Fr. Michael Bombak. Lift tickets/equipment rentals extra. For those not interested in skiing there is also an excursion to the Maligne Canyon for a walking tour. Register by January 19th. For more information/to register call Millie @ 780-446-1061 or Damian @ 587-986-5757. You can also email youth@edmontoneparchy.com

Here is the registration Jasper Ski Trip Registration Form

Itinerary for Jasper Ski Trip
Friday, January 29th
Travel Day 1

5:00 pm – Meet in St. Josaphat’s parking lot with all gear/bags ready to load

5:30 pm *sharp* – Depart for Jasper Hostel

~9:30 pm – Arrive at Jasper Hostel

Unpack and unwind for a full day of skiing tomorrow

Saturday, January 30th
Ski/Maligne Canyon Walking Tour Day

For those not interested in skiing/snwoboarding there is an available walking tour through the Maligne Canyon.

Breakfast at the Hostel

Ski/Snowboard/Walking Tour

(Individuals responsible for their own lunch)

More skiing/snowboarding/walking

Dinner at the Hostel

Divine Liturgy

Wind down for the evening

Sunday, January 31st
Half Day Ski/Travel Day 2

First Hour Prayers

Breakfast at the Hostel

Ski/Snowboard

~4:00 pm – Depart from Jasper back to Edmonton

~9:00 pm – Arrive at St. Josaphat’s

 

Camp Oselia Chlidren’s Camp 2015 – ROME-Paul and the Underground Church

 

Camp Oselia July 19 to August 1 2015

Camp Oselia July 19 to August 1 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Camp Oselia Children’s Camp  

Camp Oselia turns into Rome. Be part of this exciting Holy Land Adventure. We will discover God’s love form Ancient Rome learning about St Paul and the Underground Church. 

We offer a two week children’s summer camp provided by the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton’s Youth Ministry Office. You can come for one week or stay for two. July 19

Although primarily advertised in the Ukrainian Catholic Church, children do not have to be Catholic to attend. The goal of the camp is to provide a safe positive environment for children to play and learn together, as members of God’s family.
Registration-Form (2015) inside

 

 

Theology of the Body for Teens! Teen Camp at Camp Oselia 2014

Interested in discovering what the meaning of sex is? Have questions about what the Church teaches about marriage and sexuality? Feel like getting out of the city, spending some time with friends and deepening your relationship with Christ? If so, this teen camp is for you!

Join us at Camp Oselia for Theology of the Body for Teens! Check out this video to see what Theology of the Body is all about:

This camp is open to all High School students. It will run from Juy 29-Aug 1, at Camp Oselia. Located at Lake Wabamun on Hiway 16 and RR 53.

 Drop off is between 3 and 6 pm on Tuesday July 29.

 The Cost is $200.00 and includes all meals, transportation during the camp and all activities.

Click on the brochure to discover more, and don’t be afraid to call Mike Bombak at 780-424-5496.

See you out at Teen Camp 2014, and don’t forget to invite your friends!Theology of the Body Brochure 2014  

 

Pysanka Decorating April 11 2014

PasankyCome Join St Josaphat’s Youth (Jr and Sr High) for Pysanka making

April 11, 7 – 9pm, 10825 97 St NW, Edmonton. For more information call Julia at 780-422-3181

Plastyanytsya Hop April 18 2014

545295_10151325333201431_1708580017_nCalling Youth and Young Adults.

Join the Eparchial Ukrainian Catholic Youth & Young Adults as we pray and share our faith this Good Friday at our annual Plastyanytsya Hop.

Please meet us at 2:45 p.m. at St Josaphat Cathedral and we will be carpooling to the various parishes. We will also be providing snacks. Please feel free to join us at any of the parishes at any point if you are not able to join us for the whole evening. For more information call Millie @ 780-446-1061 or Beth @ 780-999-8631.

Below is the schedule for the evening.

 

3:30 p.m.

 

Dormition

15608 – 104 AVE

 

4:15 p.m. St. Vladimir’s

12726 – 119 STREET

5:00 p.m.

 

 

Holy Cross

9003 – 153 AVE

7:00 p.m.

 

 

Holy Eucharist

6425 – 120 AVE

8:00 p.m.

 

 

St. Nicholas

9507 Austin O’Brien Rd

8:45 p.m.

 

 

St. Basil’s

7007 – 109 STREET

9:30 p.m. St. George’s

11305 – 95 A STREET

10:10 p.m.

 

 

St. Josephat’s

10825 – 97 STREET

 

Camp Oselia Chlidren’s Camp 2014 – AGENCY D3 Discover Decide Defend

Discover Decide Defend

Discover Decide Defend

 

You are invited
to attend
Camp Oselia
from July 13-26 2014

http://youtu.be/D9iU1tWbU_M

The Camp Oselia adventure is a two week children’s summer camp provided by the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton’s Youth Ministry Office.

Although primarily advertised in the Ukrainian Catholic Church, children do not have to be Catholic to attend. The goal of the camp is to provide a safe positive environment for children to play and learn together, as members of God’s family.

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Camp Oselia
Children’s Camp
is for ages
7-14 years old

 

The camp runs July 13 to July 26th. You can choose to come for both weeks or just one.

The theme this year is AGENCY D3 – Be an Agent for God. Learn to Discover your Faith, Decide about your faith, and Defend your Faith in a fun, safe environment. Some of the many activities include beach days, crafts, archery, soccer, Ukrainian embroidery and more.

The camp is located on Lake Wabanum about 50 minutes west of Edmonton. Please check the link to our brochure for prices and more information.

Agency D3 registration Form

 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for a few good young men and  women to assist our dedicated staff. Below are the volunteer positions. See is you fit, and then send a resume to oselia.camp@gmail.com  or call Millie Schietzsch at the Edmonton Eparchy Youth Ministry office, 780-424-5496 or after hours 780-446-1061. Resumes need to be in by April 28, either by email or regular mail (9645 – 108 Ave. Edmonton AB, T5H 1A3) A small honourariam is rewarded to the counsellor.

Camp Counselors – Apply if you are responsible and mature, and 16 years old or older on July 14, 2013, enjoy working with children, energetic and want to have fun

New. Junior Counselors – Apply if you are 15 or 16 years old and would like to see what it is like to be a counselor.

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Craft Help – We are looking for someone that will organize the execute the crafts for four days a week.

Kitchen Help – We looking for help for a few hours or for the two weeks

Night Watch – We are looking for someone that is comfortable staying up at night to keep our youngsters safe. We are looking for volunteers for one night or for the two weeks.

Nurse – Minimum is First Aid, ideally would be EMT or LPN, doesn’t have to be an actual RN. Need someone for two weeks, or for a couple of days.

Paid Positions

Camp Cook – The camp cook is responsible for preparing ordering and feeding nutritious meals for the camp for the two weeks.