Welcome to Youth Ministries
   We are a parish of families in downtown Danbury, eager and excited to share God's love with each other and the larger community. As the Director of Religious Education and Youth, I invite you to celebrate Christ's love through our various programs for youth and teenagers. I hope you will find our parish to be an inviting space where you and your family can grow in Christ and participate in an ever growing, caring, and loving community.
Contact:  Kerry Santoro kerrysantoro@usa.net, 203-748-3561
Youth Group
Once a month, beginning in January 2017, our new confirmands, as well as previously confirmed youth, will be
meeting at 11:30 AM after church service for an open panel discussion forum.  Please feel free to ask friends to join our Youth Group.

We are also looking to expand our Youth Group activities with additional outings and events. Please contact Kerry
Santoro at kerrysantoro@usa.net with any ideas.
We are committed to the spiritual development of our youth, grades 6 through high school, through education, service projects and worship. Our young people put what they have learned about Christianity into action through their involvement at Church and in their communities. They build relationships with each other by meeting for activities throughout the year.
6th grade through High School
Family Events
St. James' Annual Summer Picnic (June)
Family/Movie Nights
Participation in Worship
The congregation of St. James’ Episcopal Church love the youth of our parish and we welcome them in every aspect of our worship lives. They are active participants in our worship service. Contact: Father Joseph Krasinski, Rector,  joseph@saintjamesdanbury.org , 203-748-3561
Other Church Activities
Facebook Group: Join to receive timely announcements and invitations to St. James' Youth events by contacting lindas@saintjamesdanbury.org
Carillon: The bells that ring out music from the steeple are part of the carillon, a musical instrument played from a keyboard and foot pedals. If you are a student musician and you are interested in playing, please contact Christel Davis at christel@saintjamesdanbury.org
Nursery Care Assistant: High School students interested in helping with Nursery are during the Sunday 10 AM service should contact Fr. Joseph: joseph@saintjamesdanbury.org
Website, Facebook, Twitter: Do you enjoy working on websites? Do you have ideas for design and web links? Do you have other ideas of how we can stay connected technologically? Do you know of cool activities that the group should become aware of? Please, contact: joseph@saintjamesdanbury.org

Acolytes and Ushers are 6th grade through young adulthood.  Our worship services are made more beautiful by their participation. 

Lectors are high school aged and are included in our regular lector rotation schedule
Join Our Committee!
This group is open to all and meets at 6:30 PM on the third Monday of every month in the lounge of St. James'.  Nursery, Children and Youth Ministries are part of Faith Formation Ministries. Please contact our chair person, Karen Montecalvo, for Adult Faith Formation at karalmonte@aol.com, or Kerry Santoro for Religious Education for Children and Youth at kerrysantoro@usa.net.  You may also check out our Faith Formation web page!
"The Parish of Saint James' ministers to all people in the name of Jesus Christ"
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