Youth Page

A community where young people in grades 6-12 discover, experience, and learn to share God's love.

(Missions in Lawrence, KS)

JULY 11 - 14

Each summer middle school students are introduced to mission and service work through projects that impact the communities around them through crafts, construction & painting.

High school students travel to places in need, whether affected by natural disasters or continued need. Teams spend a week giving, learning, and connecting with communities around the United States.

Summer Schedule

Wednesdays 7:00-8:30 pm
West Campus (867 HWY 40)

See Schedule for updates

After-school arts and activities program.

Wednesdays 2 to 5 pm during the school year

Students in grades 8-10 learn how to become an member of the United Methodist Church.

Jan 26-April 24, 2022

Digital Escape Rooms

Nicodemus Room

Chad the Cat

Youth Ministry Team

Tami Clark

Dir. of Youth Ministries

Amazing Volunteers!

Matt Woodward

Youth Ministries Staff

Ways to Help

  • Youth Group (Service, Games, Lessons)

  • NextGen Ministry Team

  • Art Cafe & Open Gym

  • Confirmation Team

  • Mission Program

  • Get Safe Gatherings certified

No experts needed, just adults willing to listen.

All volunteers must be Safe Gatherings certified. Safe Gatherings is a comprehensive system that incorporates an online application, online abuse prevention training, several levels of background checks, and paperless reference checks for people who volunteer or are employed with churches, schools, and organizations that serve or work with children, youth, and vulnerable adults. Thank you for keeping our students safe.

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First United Methodist Church

946 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044