Confirmation Program

To cultivate a relationship with Jesus Christ - receiving the Holy Spirit to be Christ for others.

Meet on Wednesday evenings from 6:00-7:30 pm in the FCC at St. Stephen’s. No distance learning available.

To grow in relationship with Jesus and others, we use a Chosen curriculum and small groups for faith discussions.

NOTE: St. Stephen's changed it's Confirmation program in 2020 (moving the possibility of celebrating the Rite from 10th grade to 8th grade).

6th grade Confirmation Prep Year (using Alpha Program)

7th grade Confirmation Year 1

8th grade Confirmation Year 2 (with the possibility of the Rite of Confirmation).

9th through 12th graders (are placed in small groups more their age)

Older youth in 8th- 12th grades who desires to be Confirmed but has not received Faith Formation in prior years or since First Communion, please contact Barry McCullough at

COSTS: $90 per student (Family max of $270)
RETREAT COST: All 8th through 12th graders will do a weekend retreat in October at a cost of $175.

See more information on Confirmation


Email Barry McCullough with questions.


Youth Ministry Mission Statement

“SSYM ministries seeks to develop youth in their walk towards discipleship and leadership through dynamic, relational, Christ-centered programming. We seek to build strong leaders in the Catholic Church and in the community through challenging opportunities that allow them to use the talents and gifts that they’ve received.”