To develop faithful and active disciples of Jesus Christ through ministries of discipleship, service, fellowship, outreach, and worship that are for, with and by youth. Kim Gold, Director of Youth Ministries
Youth Mission Trip: Registration forms for the summer 2020 Mission trips are available on the Bulletin Board in the hall next to the education office. Check the payment Schedule!!
WUMC Family & friends Sleigh Ride.
Sign up for our January 2020 Sleigh Ride at Krochmal Farms. Horses, Hot Chocolate and Smores! All are welcome to attend this event. Meet at Krochmal Farms. See sign up on the Bulletin Board next to the Education Office. All are welcome.
Confirmation Class Afternoon Session: January 19th 4:30 pm (Meet in the Coffee Room) With your mentor.
Confirmation Service will be held on Sunday May 31st at 9:30. We will host a special reception after worship to celebrate You and the Church's Birthday.
30 Hour Famine: 30 Hour Famine: Adult input and planning Are you a wiz at creating documents? Or you love to make phone calls or check out online resources? We could use your help.
The Planning has begun. But We need your help. If you can make some phone calls, have some ideas, wish to organize a work site or plan some of the logistics, this is the time we need you to step in. This is the time to do it! We have some great options on the table and want to be able to get the most out the event as possible.
2020 Famine : On December 13th We will be starting the process to make the 2020 Famine plans. Please join me at 7pm. In the Octagon Room.
Other dates to know...
Famine Kick off! January 12th 4pm. Scheduling and information release. Meet at WUMC in the Sanctuary, Gear will be circulated T Shirts chosen and Goals set! (Fundraising is the point! Kids get your friends involved and get your parents to complete the online registration early so we can make all our plans.) First Timer Parents should attend this session as well.
Adult Volunteer info and training Session for 30 Hour Famine: January 25 8:30 am, All adults who plan on participating in the event should place to attend this session. Parents Brunch will be served (Because fasting happens at Famine) Cori updates and training will be covered here too! Work Site details and the schedule of events and special New this Year details will be covered.
January High School Foster Kid Project. Support our Bake Sale: 26th The High School Sunday School class is working on a special project that will create and provide material needs for kids who must leave their homes and go into foster care. So far the collection process has collected Toothbrushes, Socks, a few Sweatshirts, and Stuffed Animals to provide comfort. The bags we will be filling are going to be a Backpack or duffle that can be used for other things like a gym bag or School Bag that will not identify the youth as being in a program. To facilitate this purchase, we will be hosting a bake sale on January 26th during Coffee Hour. Your support at this event as with our other item collection is greatly appreciated and will bring hope and comfort to a young person in a difficult situation.
Confirmation Class Field trip
Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church in Lowell.
Jan 26th Meet at WUMC at 8:30. Be sure to have a good breakfast as the Worship service is long and usually there are no refreshments. Confirmation Students, Their Parents and Mentors are all encouraged to attend. It is an amazing worship experience and will give insights about the formation of our current worship practices.
See the bulletins board. EVERYTHING IS ALWAYS THERE!
Worship Bulletin - Each week youth activities are listed there.
Read your email - Constant contact newsletters are sent several times a month with all youth info.
Not getting them? Check your spam folder please. Especially if group emails tend to go there. Still not getting them? Email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can fix that.
Facebook - Stuff gets put there too. Wumcyouth check it out. Send me Pic's of our youth in action. Love to get those on facebook too.
Twitter - WUMC Tweets are sent out too. If you get them please retweet 'em.
Regular old email & Phone calls – Kim is greatly outnumbered check out the other communications first. We are trying to keep with the scheduled events so there should be no surprises. Spread the word, Share the info with your friends.