Friday, December 20, 2013
An Ecumenical and Inclusive Fellowship of the United Methodist Church
Youth Following Christ in the New Millennium
The Ministry to our Youth
To love youth where they are.
To encourage them in developing their relationship to God
To provide them with opportunities for nurture and growth.
To challenge them to respond to God's call to serve in their communities.
-- From The Book of Discipline, 1118.
Appalachia Service Project - Youth ages 14 and over can experience helping families in the Appalachian region by repairing homes by making them safer, dryer, and warmer. Our trips are held in June.
Chi Rho Youth Group - Weekly Sunday meetings and activities from 6-8 p.m. Please check the website and Sunday bulletin for regular updates. Grades 6-12.
Flip the Switch- Learning to live in the Christ Light! Sunday mornings in Room 39 during 10:30 services. Grades 6-12.
Confirmation - Classes begin in Lent. Open to youth in grades 7 and above. They will learn what it means to be a disciple of Christ and affirm their decision to follow him by becoming an active member of the local church. They are confirmed in the month of May.
Annual Youth Rally - Youth attend the Young People's Conference each year at the Civic Center, hosted by the Delaware Peninsula Conference of the United Methodist Church. They enjoy excellent bands, inspiring speakers, and wonderful fellowship for an entire weekend away!