Our mission: “To develop disciples who are authentically walking with Christ within the context of the Catholic Faith Community and to empower them to be witnesses of His love to the rest of the world.”

2016 Dinner & Variety Show

Our parish welcomes Jordan Pannell as Youth Minister! Jordan is a local resident who grew up in St. Michael Parish. He is a recent graduate of the University of Sioux Falls with a degree in theology and youth ministry. Jordan completed his internship in youth ministry at St. Michael Parish. He has been very active with the local SEARCH retreats where he has provided music ministry. He has also participated in a number of mission trips and has been involved in Y-Disciple. We look forward to his ministry to the young people of our parish.

Youth Group: No Youth Group this Sunday, Sept. 24th. See you next Sunday at 6:30 p.m.

Confirmation class this Sunday, Sept. 24th from 6-8 p.m. in the MPR.

Youth Council Meeting: Sunday, Oct. 23rd at 4:30 p.m. in the Youth Room
Meeting minutes: Sunday, Oct. 18th
                                            Sunday, Nov. 15th
                                            Sunday, Feb. 21st
                                            Sunday, April 17th

We're on Facebook! Search "St. Katharine Drexel Youth Ministry" to join the fun.

Follow us on Twitter! SKD Youth Ministry @skdyouth1

Need service hours? Plan now to help at the Youth Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, Sept. 24th. Help is needed from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Multiple shifts are available. Contact Jordan ( or sign up on the sheets in the Gathering Space.

Youth Retreats
SEARCH (Sioux Falls): Friday-Sunday, Oct. 27th-29th at Holy Spirit Parish; registration  and more information is available here:

Diocesan Youth Conference: Saturday, October 21st at the Swiftel Center in Brookings; registration is open--please contact Jordan to register; more information is available here: