BUMC YOUTH

you are welcome here

WHO CAN BE INVOLVED?

Any sixth-grader through high school senior is welcome at events. Some are specifically for middle school or high school, but unless otherwise noted, all we welcome! 

WHO CAN I CONTACT WITH QUESTIONS?

Austin Gay is the Director of Student Ministries and can answer all your questions. Email him at austin@birminghamumc.org.

WEEKLY SCHEDULE

RISE GROUPS
Sunday Mornings at 11:15A.M.

SQ Rise
RISE Groups are for middle and high school students on Sunday mornings. This provides students the chance to dig deeper into their faith and form friendships in a small group setting. A typical Sunday morning consists of
  • Provided breakfast (donated/free)
  • Student-led worship
  • Short 5-10 min. teaching
  • Grade-specific small groups with discussion prompting questions
 
RISE Groups are held in the Student Center. 
Interested in bringing food? Sign up HERE

MIDWEEK
Wednesday Evenings at 6P.M.

SQ Midweek (1)
MIDWEEK is open to middle & high school students offering them the opportunity to gather on Wednesday evenings for games, hangouts, and devotions. This gathering is designed to offer a space for students to decompress from their busy schedules and have fun as a community. A typical Midweek gathering consists of…
  • Provided dinner ($5)
  • Games
  • Short devotion or life check-ins with prayer requests
 
MIDWEEK meets in the Student Center, Fellowship Hall, or Quad. Follow the INSTAGRAM for the latest updates.

MAY

SUNDAY
MAY 15

YOUTH/GRADUATION SUNDAY

This Sunday we will be recognizing graduating seniors as well as ALL youth will be in charge of running the 10A.M. service from announcements, prayer, and even the preaching slot. Let’s show the church what an amazing group YOU are!

Have a senior? Please complete this short form so we can properly celebrate them! FORM

There will be no youth at 11:15A.M. 

JUNE

FRIDAY
JUNE 10

HIGH SCHOOL LOCK-IN

All rising ninth graders through graduating seniors are invited to spend the night in the Student Center. Can you volunteer? Let Austin know!
REGISTER HERE BY JUNE 8.

JUNE 13-17

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

All youth are encouraged to volunteer for VBS this year! It is Monday – Friday from 9A.M. to 12P.M. Please register here to be a volunteer. 

JUNE 27 - JUNE 30

MIDDLE SCHOOL MISSION CAMP

All rising sixth-graders through rising eighth-graders can attend a mission week during the summer. Go ahead and mark your calendars – we know schedules fill up fast! The kids will be serving locally in our community for three days and the last day will be a fun day at Six Flags! 
REGISTER HERE

JULY

WEDNESDAY
JULY 6

SLIP 'N SLIDE KICKBALL

All youth are invited to a fun-filled evening. 

JULY 16 - JULY 23

HIGH SCHOOL MISSION TRIP WASHINGTON, D.C.

The trip is open to rising ninth graders through graduating seniors. Our group will be working with local churches on children’s ministry events and local ministry missions in the D.C. area. This trip is through City Service Mission (CSM). 

If you are not going on the trip, we invite you to please pray over and for these youth and chaperones.

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