Grace United Methodist Church Newport News, VA
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Celebrating God's love, seeking God's direction together.

YOUTH

WELCOME  TO
UnitedMethodistYouthFellowship 
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The Youth Group wants to thank everyone who provided bottled water and snacks for their trip. They also want to thank the congregation for their prayers. The mission trip was a great success!

  

 Tina Jones, Youth Director

 

 

 

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Sunday mornings September - June
 
 YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL
for Middle and High School students

This class involves Bible Study, group discussion and meaningful activities,

brought to you by the high energy, creative, crazy mind and heart

of Garrett Ouzts, teacher extraordinaire.  

 
 
Mission Statement:
Our goals for the youth of Grace UMC are to:
  • Enrich the lives of the youth in a spiritual manner
  • Bring the youth together in a way in which they can all connect
  • Help them interact with one another and let go of their differences
  • Improve spiritual understanding through critical thinking
 
What does youth group mean to our youth?
 
"A place where we can come together in a group to meet new people and grasp a deeper understanding of our faith."
 
Why do the youth come to youth group?
 
-Make friends/Meet new people
-Entertainment/Fun
 
Why do our youth think think their parents send them to youth group?
 
"They want us to meet new people and create new friendships who will help widen our faith and build our character."
 
Why do the youth think that youth group is important to God?  What does He want the youth to get out of it?
 
"God is Awesome and we wants us to acquire great friends, a higher knowledge, wisdom and a better understanding of Him."