The purpose of our YOUTH group is to spend time together (your presence matters!)….to become EMPOWERED as a community of Christ…. to grow SPIRITUALLY as individuals and as a group!
Our Jr. and Sr. High Groups meet Sunday mornings from 10am – 11:15am during the school year (September – June). We meet in the Social Hall for games, food, and fun as well as service opportunities.
What we do:
Meet weekly as a community of 6th – 12th graders; Monthly service projects ; Fall and Spring Retreats; Participate in worship experience; Develop youth led ideas for service and activities; Summer adventures and SSP
How we do it:
*Youth committed to being a part of this community; *Parent participation with fundraisers, outings and service projects; * Youth leadership within the group.
Youth Group Program for February/March:
Sunday February 24th: 10am to 11:15am Youth project work time ~ Our acorns are ready to plant ~ wear old clothes!
Sunday March 3rd:10am – 11:15am *A New Backpack Project!- Meet Patty Jones in the Social Hall to work on the next 100 backpacks for kids!
Saturday March 9th – Sunday March 10th: Winter Retreat at Mt. Shasta Camp! Be sure to get signed up. We leave at 9am on Saturday and are back by 1pm on Sunday!
Sunday March 17th 10am – 11:15am Meet in the Social Hall for great games and awesome fellowship!
Sunday March 24th: Café Perk 10am to 11:30am We will be offering our signature espresso drinks in the Kitchen at a special Fellowship Cafe honoring United Methodist Women’s 150 years of service! Please make plans to be here!
Upcoming Activities this Winter, Spring, and Summer:
Saturday March 9th – Sunday March 10th – Winter Retreat at Mt. Shasta Camp We will head up to our Methodist Camp in Mt. Shasta and stay in Buckner Lodge overnight. Don’t miss this opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the area in wintertime! Permission Form
June Service Project @Mt. Shasta Camp **Early June. We have an opportunity to help do some work at Mt. Shasta Camp this year to help prepare the camp area for the summer season! More details to follow!
SSP Project: We will be participating in another amazing summer with SSP this year. Please visit the SSP site and let Peggy know your top spots and dates! Summer SSP Info
Make plans to be a part of these activities and make Youth@FIRST a priority in your life this coming year ~ You will be glad you did! Let’s have fun, adventure, and serve together!