YOSH (Youth of St. Hilary's)


YOSH is a is a loving space created for teens grades 6th-12th to explore faith through study, fellowship and service.  Everyone is welcome and accepted exactly as they are.

All Year around we play games, create art and have fun on and off campus with bowling, scavenger hunts, Annual CHOPPED! event, and much more


The Diocesan Youth Council is passionate about youth, creating programs that engage, challenge and nurture Faith, Christian Leadership and community.  It is based at Beautiful Dayspring Retreat Center in Ellenton, Fl.   YOSH participates in multiple events throughout the year.

For more Info or Registration www.episcopalswfl.org 


In 2019 St. Hilary's held it's first Confirm not Conform Class with 15 teen participants. 10 teens were confirmed into the Episcopal Church by Bishop Howe, 1 was Baptised and all 15 completed the program with thoughtful and prayerful intent.

Next Confirmation Class scheduled for 2022

SWFL Episcopal Diocese YOUTH

YOSH Service and Summer Missions

All Year around we participate in service to our community and church.  Learn Social awareness, Leadership and fund-raising skills.

This Past Summer, we Promoted the WeBelong! Care and Share Tool Kit (Donation Collection from your home and Neighborhood) to Benefit our Local Salvation Army and Pine Manor Community Center.  To get the kit - 


Youth and College Ministry in Southwest Florida
We are passionate about youth in the Diocese of Southwest Florida. We offer several programs that allow young people to have fun, build friendships in a Christian community, and experience God in meaningful ways.

Check our website 

Southwest Florida Episcopal Diocese


YOSH Sundays

Every Sunday, September thru May. 11:15am - 12:30pm.  Fall/Winter we are meeting under the oaks in our front yard.  Teens have open discussions based on Bible passages and life.  This group is for exploring and wondering using the curriculum Generation Why?