ST. CLARE OF ASSISI, PRAY FOR US

636.394.0264

15642 Clayton Road
Ellisville, MO 63011

CORE TEAM

VISION

Our Team aims to share life with young people in such a way that the trinitarian love of God is modeled with our lives and bears fruit.

"With such affection for you, we were determined to share with you not only the gospel of God, but our very selves as well, so dearly beloved had you become to us"

1 Thessalonians 2:8

FUN

Core Members are passionate individuals who choose to respond to their baptismal call by serving young people. There is no "cookie cutter" or perfect Core Member - only ones who are willing to offer their specific gifts and talents to the next generation. Living a deeply sacramental life, Core Members are essential to our Youth Ministry, as they yoke themselves to teens and journey with them through the trials and triumphs of life and faith. 

RELATIONAL

The most important role of a Core Member is Relational Ministry. Relationships are central to the human heart, and if we are inviting teens into a relationship with Christ, we must be willing to engage with them in a healthy relationship as well...meeting teens where they are and entering into life with them. Jesus incarnate models this for us, and it is to that degree of authentic friendship in which hearts are transformed.

SACRIFICIAL

Core Members embrace growth and open themselves up to continual formation as disciples, which includes making sacrifices to ensure young people come to know the love of Christ and his Church. Whether helping plan a retreat, preparing a talk, or coming to a meeting in the middle of the week, our selfless Core Members often are asked to stretch themselves for the sake of others.

God the Father
Fruit:
God the
Holy Spirit
God the
Son
Fruit:
Divine
Intimacy
God the
Son
Me
Me
Teen
Fruit:
Transformation and Discipleship

MEET THE TEAM

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CHRISTINE STEELE

Core Team

"I'm not a mom, but I am THE mom."

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MAGGIE ORF

Core Team

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STEVEN SMITH

Core Team

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ALYSSA NORBERG

Youth Minister

"YOU GUYS, this is so fun 'n flirty."

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JAKE SMITH

Summer Core

"We can't all be winners."

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JAMIE RANDAZZO

Core Team

*makes an arbitrary noise most humans aren't able to make so as to express emotion and get the laughs*

MICHELLE LAMB

Core Team

"I literally can't stop crying right now. I don't know why I'm crying."

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MOSES MARTIN

Entertainment

"I'm just in it for the snacks."

FR. ANDREW

Priest forever in the order of Melchizedek

"Drake holds a special place in my heart."

"To love a person means: to accept not understanding everything about that person. Being prepared to change and to suffer, to renounce something for them."

Servant of God Chiara Corbella Petrillo

JOIN OUR TEAM

We are always looking for enlivened individuals who desire to serve young people and the Church. If you are intrigued by any of the aforementioned, please prayerfully consider joining our Team!

 

While we plan to begin Edge programming next fall and are always open to those who desire to work with middle school students, we are currently seeking people who want to work with high school students and our Life Teen program.

If you would like to discern becoming a Core Team member at St. Clare, or if you would simply like more information, please contact our Youth Minister, Alyssa Norberg