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Youth Ministry

St. James 4th through 12th Grade Youth Programs

St. James Lutheran Church of Verona offers several opportunities for youth to receive, grow and give in faith and community. We offer programs and events throughout the year to keep our students engaged and active. Friends are always welcome!


Youth Ministry Upcoming Events

Youth Group Serving Soup During Lent:

The youth of St. James had a great time serving soup during lent! Thank you to all those who provided soup and desserts for this event. We appreciate all those who attended and donated to youth summer programs for St. James. Hope to see you again next year!

April 17th – Youth Group Gathering:

All 4th through 12th graders are welcome to join us between 5:30 and 7:30 pm! Dinner will be at 6:00 pm with activities before and after. There is no Lenten Service that day. This will be our last official gathering of the 2018/2019 school year. We will also begin our Drive-in-Dinner planning and preparations. 

Menu: Baked Ziti with mini-meatballs, Rice Primavera, Salad, Bread & Dessert

Activities: Egg Hunt Scrabble, Egg Decorating, Holy Week Reflection 

May 15th – Annual Drive-in-Dinner:

The St. James Annual Drive-in-Dinner Youth Fundraiser is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15th between 5:00 and 7:00 pm. Enjoy juicy burgers, brats, hot dogs, chips, beverages, and cookies. Drive through and pick up dinner or stay and have a picnic in the parking lot with friends and family.

We need several volunteers to help with this family-friendly fundraiser! Please sign up by clicking on the link in the column on the right.

St. James Summer Camp Savings Program:

Take advantage of the St. James Summer Camp Savings Program and save $100 per camper! Please fill out the Summer Camp Savings Program form once you have registered your camper(s) at a Christian Summer Camp. Campers need to be registered and this form must be completed by April 30th, 2019 to participate in the Summer Camp Savings Program.

July 28th through August 2nd – High School Mission Trip:

All St. James High School students (completing 9th through 12th grade) are invited to join us on the St. James 2019 High School Mission trip to Grand Rapids, MI. Let your passion to serve others flourish and help a community in need. We will leave St. James on Sunday, July 28th in the morning and return to St. James Friday, August 2nd in the evening. We plan to take the Ferry Boat across Lake Michigan on our return home.

Cost of this trip is only $266 per person. Please contact Cindi Stampfli if you would like to reserve a spot for the 2019 Mission Trip.


Contact Info:

Cindi Stampfli
Director of Youth Ministry
St. James Lutheran Church
427 N. Main Street
Verona, WI 53593

Links & Sign-Ups

Volunteers are just ordinary people with extraordinary hearts! - Author Unknown

The St. James Youth Programs are filled with volunteer opportunities. Whether you lead an activity or simply drop off a package of cookies...we are so grateful for your support!

Links are also available for more information regarding events and activities. Check back often for updates!








Youth Ministry Newsletters:

April 2019