Children and Youth Resources

Children and Family

Faith Formation

Our Children’s Faith Formation has been organized as a virtual experience. Students receive packets of supplies filled with materials to complete lessons at home. Weekly pre-recorded videos are emailed to parents on Tuesdays to allow parents and their children the flexibility to complete the lessons on their own time. To register, go to Materials are available for pick up for the fall, Advent, winter and Easter. Extra materials are available upon request. 

Children’s Liturgy of the Word

CLOW is offered during the 9 am and 10:30 am Masses. Children will be asked to wear masks and will be seated six feet apart in room 3 of the Parish Center during the lesson. If you would like to volunteer, contact Amy Buttarazzi, The link to virtual lessons can be found below.

The Edge and The Underground

Faith Formation

The Edge (Middle School) and The Underground (High School) registration is open. All participants will receive YM Kits filled with resources to help you grow in faith and fun goodies. We have in-person and virtual small group options.

Confirmation Preparation Registration for 2020-2021

Confirmation preparation is for all teens entering 9th grade (and older) in the fall of 2020. The majority of the program is remote and materials are digital. To get a flow of our program download this info graph.

To enroll, candidates must be in high school and a member of St. Joseph Parish or St. Joseph School in Cockeysville. For registration, candidates will be required to fill out an online form and complete a 500-word essay or 3-5 minute video. For further instructions click here. To begin your registration process click HERE.

If you missed our Confirmation Info Sessions you can view the video HERE.

To keep you connected to upcoming opportunities and resources for teens please subscribe to our Youth Ministry Email List

Teens, do you have questions about faith or life? Drop them in our virtual Q box and we’ll answer them right on Instagram @sjpyouth, or on Wednesday nights during our Youth Ministry Hangouts.

Youth Ministry Resources
Apps and digital resources to help you grow. Click here to learn more.