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

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


Trivia Night

Saturday, March 3rd, 7:30-9:00
Pius Commons

UNL Outdoor Challenge Course (Additional $20)

April 14th, 9:00-12:00
6900 W Superior St. Lincoln, NE

End of the Year Party

Saturday, May 12th, 7:00-8:30
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