JOY / Jr. G.O.Y.A.

During the 2016/17 Ecclesiastical year, JOY/Jr. GOYA explored the theme:  "Making it Real - Living our Orthodox Faith Daily." Our gatherings take place on Monday evenings from 5:45 - 7:25 p.m. and begin with dinner together, followed by activities, discussions, games or special events.  Stay tuned this summer for registration information for our 2017/18 program!

Click HERE to view 2016/17 Calendar
Click HERE to download and print registration form.

About Joy & Jr. Goya

Our Joy Youth Ministry Program is for 4th to 6th graders and our Jr. Goya Program is for 7th & 8th Graders.  Both groups meet weekly together on Monday evenings from 5:45 p.m. to 7:25 p.m.  These programs encourage our youth to develop their ongoing relationship with Jesus Christ and His Holy Church through a unique and positive Youth Ministry experience.  Learning opportunities are provided through experienced Youth Ministry Workers, offering religious education, arts and crafts, personal interaction, discussions, and service projects. 

Program and Material Fee:  $40


To enhance the fellowship component of this ministry, parents are kindly asked to provide meals on a weekly rotating basis. Please sign-up at the link below.  Meal suggestions are also inlcuded below.  If you have any questions, please contact the Church Office @ 847-482-1200.

JOY/JR. GOYA 2016/17 Calendar

Host a Meal Sign-up

2016/17 Youth Registration Form 

Meal Recommendations

Lenten Meal Recommendations

Our Faith

O Come, let us Worship and bow down before our King and God. O Come, let us worship and bow down before Christ, our King and God. O Come, let us worship and bow down to Christ Himself, our King and God. Learn more»