What's up with the Youth?!
April 12th, 2012
On Saturday March 24th the Saint Sophia YAL took a day trip to Holy Protection Monastery in White Haven, PA. The trip was planned during lent to give us a time to escape the city and “reflect” on our faith, relationships and lives. The departure time for the 4 hour drive was 7:00am from Saint Sophia for a day long trip. We ended up with a total of 15 YAL-ers [...]
April 2nd, 2012
We recently went on an overnight trip to Saint Basil’s Academy in Garrison, NY. This was a combined retreat with both Saint Sophia and Saints Constantine and Helen. We all shared a bus and traveled with over fifty people to New York and back. This was once again an amazing experience for both kids and adults. I thought we’d mix things up a bit and hear about an exciting [...]
April 13th, 2011
This post focuses on the GOYA Lenten Retreat that we attended on April 9 &10. We had other events for the different age groups, but I really felt the need to share this ministry. It was such an amazing experience that the entire post is devoted to this retreat.