High School Youth Ministry - GS24

GS24 is the high school youth group at St. Mary Magdalene. We aim to encourage an intimate, committed relationship with Jesus Christ by providing opportunities for:

  • Individual and communal Prayer
  • Growth in Knowledge and Understanding of the Catholic faith
  • Community, through Fellowship and the establishment of Virtuous Friendships
  • Service and Evangelization within the parish community and in the greater universal Church

GS24 meets on Sunday nights from 6:00- 8:00 PM in the Church Hall. Text "GS24" to 84576 to get Flocknote updates about what's going on this week, or go to this link new.flocknote.com/smarymag/GS24. Follow us on social media for pictures, videos, and invites!

GS24 Registration

We are excited to journey with you this year! Simply fill out the registration form and join us on Sundays from 6-8PM in the Church Hall.


Sacramental Preparation

Need to receive Baptism, First Communion, or Confirmation? Registration is now open for Sacramental Preparation.



Our teen discipleship group meets on Wednesdays from 7:00-8:30pm at The Coffee Shop by Joe's Farm Grill on Higley & Ray. (Address: 3000 E Ray Rd, Gilbert, AZ 85296). This group is for teens interested in deepening their relationship with Christ through Bible study, discussion, and community.

Upcoming Events

March for Life 2018 - Jan 16-21

The March for Life is an annual March held in Washington, D.C. to further the pro-life movement in the United States. Hundreds of thousands of pilgrims come from all over the country for this event.


Fearless Retreat
Feb 9 - Feb 11

Fearless is a 3 day retreat for High School (9th-12th grade) teens. The retreat will include a series of engaging talks, powerful prayer experiences, celebration of the Sacraments, time to build community and lots of fun.


Men's & Women's Groups

These discipleship groups meet every 4-6 weeks for prayer, fellowship, discussion, and reflection on Scripture. The purpose of these groups is to encourage growth as men and women of virtue, and to foster an openness to God’s will for our lives. The dates for the fall are going to be September 20th, October 25th, and November 29th.

Women's group meets at The Coffee Shop from 7-8:30pm.
The Men's group meets at St Mary Magdalene from 7-8:30pm.


Please pray for our Youth Evangelization program and all the teens of St. Mary Magdalene, and know that we are praying for you! St. Mary Magdalene, pray for us!