Youth Ministry

The office of Youth Ministry was founded in 2011 in an effort to reach out to young people within the Archdiocese, from all backgrounds and faiths to be a source of support and community for them and those serving in youth ministry.

Our mission: To empower you to grow in holiness through Faith, Hope & Love.

We stand as a voice for youth within the Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan. We know the countless challenges facing young people every day. We desire to be a source of light and joy in places of hurt and darkness. Whether it’s a ski trip to break up the school year, Camp St. Martin to highlight the summer, or pointing you to your local parish and youth ministers, we strive be here for you-th.

Now Hiring

The Archdiocese of Grouard-McLennan is currently looking to a hire a youth minister.

Have you ever wanted a truly unique job, where you can grow in faith and community, where you can travel across the Peace Country, creating friendships and sharing your faith with others?

The Archdiocese is seeking a full-time Youth Minister to direct and coordinate a strong, faith-filled ministry aimed at helping young people grow as disciples of Jesus Christ.

The successful candidate will lead a core team in planning and coordinating programs, build communities of faith among youth and young adults, collaborate with clergy, chancery officers, and archdiocesan councils and committees, have some familiarity with Indigenous culture and history in Canada and be willing and able to travel to all communities in the Archdiocese. We are looking for that unique person who has the spirit and heart to organize and run an engaging youth ministry.

The Youth Minister’s office is based in the Chancery office in Grande Prairie. See the detailed description here. Resumes and applications can be sent to