Youth Sunday at Grace

Grace’s Youth Ministry provides a safe and nurturing environment for students (grades 6-12) to learn and grow in their Christian faith, make friends, experience mission opportunities, and so much more!

Sunday School for youth is offered on Sunday mornings during the 10am Engagement Hour. Youth are also invited to participate in weekly Youth Group activities, serve in leadership roles, and be a part of the wonderful music program at Grace!

Celebrating Grace Grads!

If you or someone you love is graduating from high school or college/higher education this year, we want to celebrate!

Graduates will be recognized at the 11am worship service on Sunday, May 19, 2024 and are invited to a luncheon (families included) afterward at 12pm.

Please fill out the form below by May 5th to let us know about your graduate!

Youth Summer Mission Trip

Youth Group

Hanging out in the Youth Room

Youth Group at Grace has something for everyone!

View the calendar for meeting dates and details.

To participate in Youth Ministry activities, please fill out a Youth Ministries Registration Form (once each school year). To be added to the weekly email list or for more info, please email office@umcgrace.org.

Youth Sunday School

Gathering for Sunday School

Youth Sunday School meets Sunday mornings (August – June) at 10am in the two Generations rooms. There are two classes – one for 6th -8th graders and one for 9th-12th graders. Youth Sunday School is a great place to come and learn and share joys and concerns of the week.

Youth Choir

Grace’s Youth Choir is called the Wesley Singers. Everyone in 6th-12th grade is welcome – the more the merrier! From those of you who have never sung in a choir, to those of you who sing in ALL the choirs – you have a place here!

Other Youth Ministry Opportunities

Confirmation Class – This is a special class for students in 7th grade and up who are ready to explore what it means to claim their own identity as Christians.

Click here for more info.

Youth Council – This is an open group committed to student leadership which is led and formed by an application process. This group plans and leads youth activities and meets on the first Sunday of each month. Please email office@umcgrace.org for more info or to join in the planning!

Upcoming Events for Youth and Families

Celebrating Grace Grads!

Congratulations to our Grace Youth Graduates! We are so proud of you and pray for you as you begin your next chapter!

Youth Council

Each year, Grace’s Youth Ministry encourages youth members to apply for a leadership role. Based on tradition and the book of discipline, youth council helps to plan the year’s calendar focusing on worship, mission, faith development and fellowship as well as assist in leading the Sunday evening programs. If you have suggestions and ways you believe your gifts and talents can be used to help connect your peers to God, please fill out the application.

All applications are due by May 15, 2022 at midnight.

For more information about any of Grace’s Youth Ministry programs, please contact our Director of Youth Ministries and Missions or call 703-361-7800.