Youth Volunteer Opportunities
Service Projects (6th-12th Grade)
Service projects are for all teens of the parish. The best way to learn about ourselves is to answer God’s call in service to others.
Time Commitment: Various projects as needed by parish community throughout the year.
Coffee & Donuts Vacuuming Crew (5th-12th Grade)
Greeter (5th-12th Grade)
The Children’s Choir consists of children singing at the 4:00 PM Mass each Saturday.
Time Commitment: Rehearsals are held on Tuesdays from 3:15 PM until 4:00 PM
Child Care during Parish Events (7th-12th Grade)
MCREST Team Member (7th-12th Grade)
Parish Community Vegetable Garden (Offsite)
Open to students Grades 5-12 who are open to sharing their time and faith in service at the Altar for Mass and other liturgical celebrations.
Time Commitment: 1 ½ hour per Mass approximately 12 times per year.
Lector (10th-12th Grade)
Special Minister of the Eucharist (SME) (10th-12th Grade)
Stations of the Cross (7th-12th Grade)
Youth Volunteer Opportunities
Rainbow (9th-12th Grade)
This is a weekend conference especially for High School youth put on by the CYO. It is held at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Detroit. The weekend is full of activities and learning sessions.
Time Commitment: Friday, Saturday, Sunday – Once a year.
Retreat Opportunities (7th-12th Grade)
Interested in a weekend retreat – away from the parish, away from home - time to contemplate what’s going on in your life - maybe even an opportunity to experience a ROPES course or hike through a camp.
Time Commitment: Details to be determined.
Super Bowl of Caring (7th-12th Grade)
This is a national collection that occurs on Super Bowl Sunday for a local charity of your choice. Our choice is St. Vincent DePaul. We will be collecting money and canned goods at all doors after all the Masses on Super Bowl Sunday.
Time Commitment: Fifteen minutes after the Mass of your choice.
Teen Youth Group – ROCK (Grades 7-12)
If you are interested in participating in fun activities with other parish youth, this is the group for you. Activities such as Bounce House, Bowling, Open Gym Nights, Picnics and more are available for you.
Time Commitment: Two hours a month on Sunday.
Vacation Bible School (VBS) (6th-12th Grade)
Our VBS Program is offered once a year to our children from preschool to fifth grade. This program needs many volunteers to make it successful:
VBS AV Tech Assistant
VBS Cinema Aide
VBS Craft Aide
VBS Crew Leader/Assistant
VBS Drama Aide
VBS Games Aide
VBS Kitchen Aide
VBS Preschool Aide
Time Commitment: VBS is held during the last week of July, Monday-Friday, from 9:00 AM - Noon. Each volunteer position below requires that you are there from 8:30 AM - 12:15 PM, Monday-Friday.
World Youth Day at Home (9th-12th Grade)
St. Peter Church has been chosen as one of the sites celebrating “World Youth Day” at home. This event coincides with World Youth Day in Madrid, Spain and will include service opportunities, an overnight vigil, and sunrise Mass. This is a great opportunity to get to know youth from all over the Archdiocese of Detroit.
Time Commitment: Details coming in 2015 & 2016
Youth Leadership Team (9th-12th Grade)
If developing your leadership abilities is your thing, you will love this! We are looking for motivated young people to fill four spots for High School and three for Junior High to help carry out youth group service projects and events. Sign up to support our Adult Leadership Team.
Time Commitment: One hour a month.