Youth Ministry

 A ministry of, by and for middle school and high school youth – encouraging youth to experience, express and explore the love of Christ in their daily lives.

 Faith Formation 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Youth participate in the first quarter of worship, followed by Sunday school classes

Middle School – Library

High School – Youth Room


Youth Groups and Dinner – Sundays 5:00 p.m.

  • A safe place for youth to be in relationship and talk about God’s presence in their daily lives.
  • Separate programs and recreation activities are offered for middle school and high school youth with dinner provided by parents for all youth.
  • Activities are facilitated by the Director of Youth Ministries and various adult and parent volunteers.
  • Our programming offers a balance of spiritual formation, service, and fellowship in a Christian environment.


10am Worship and Faith Formation
5pm Youth Group and Dinner

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, January 27 through Sunday, January 28 we will be holding our annual youth group lock-in from 7pm to 11am the following morning. Please RSVP to me, Katie, by Sunday, January 21 so I can plan accordingly. 
We also have our first major mission trip fundraiser coming up! Our Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner is scheduled for Tuesday, February 13 from 6-8pm. Our youth will need to arrive early to prepare for the big event. Please let me know how you can support us!
Other upcoming dates to note:
  • Sunday, February 4, 10am-11am—Communion Sunday
  • Sunday, February 11, 11am-12:30pm—Pancake Dinner prep (decorations, shopping, etc.)
  • Tuesday, February 13, 6pm-8pm (youth arrive at 4:30)—Fat Tuesday Pancake Dinner
  • Sunday, February 18—President’s Day; No Youth programming
  • Sunday, February 25, 11am-12:30pm—Youth Group
  • Sunday, April 1—Easter Sunday
  • Sunday, April 22, 6pm-8pm (youth arrive at 5pm)—Spaghetti Dinner/ Variety Show/ Auction
  • Saturday, April 28-Sunday, April 29 12pm-12:30pm—30 Hour Famine; service
  • June 16-23—Youth Works Mission Trip


Sunday Evening Program Notes

Typical Sunday Evening Youth Program Fellowship Leader Hints Dinner Hints 

Movie – Pizza night Hints

Misc. Forms

2017/18 Youth Group Permission Slip


Youth who participate in Youth ministry at LUMC need to have a signed Permission Slip that includes parent and emergency contact information; medical, transportation and photo releases; and youth & parent program agreements.  Download the 2017/18 Youth Group Permission Slip, and turn it in to Katie Anderson, Youth Ministry Director.