Children & Youth Summer Events and Trips

 

It’s summer time!

And at FUMC we want you to know about all the awesome summer activities that you (or your kids) can be a part of this year! Whether it’s a Bible study, VBS, going on a mission trip, or being in worship with your church family, there are so many ways to enjoy this season!

Below you’ll find information about each of our summer events for children’s and youth ministries, as well as registration instructions and links.

 

For questions about children’s ministry events please email Pastor Nathan at nfirmin@longviewfumc.org.

For questions about youth ministry events please email our youth director, Janice, at jcrane@longviewfumc.org.

 

VBS

Vacation Bible School is a week long program in the mornings here at FUMC. Children will learn about God through Art, story time, music, recreation, and missions.

Date: June 25-29
Ages: Incoming K – Outgoing 5th

Sign Up Link

 

Southeast Texas Trip

FUMC Youth Ministry is joining with First Christian Church and Trinity Episcopal Church for a mission trip to help with the Hurricane Recovery in the Orange, Texas area. We will be staying at FUMC in Orange, TX, and  meals at areas Disciples of Christ churches.

Date: June 25-29
Ages: 6th -12th grades

Church Sign Up Link

Camp Sign Up Link

Camp Waiver Form

 

Lakeview Camp

Bible themed summer camp at Lakeview United Methodist Conference Center with recreation, fellowship, and worship.

Date: July 8-13
Ages: Incoming 3rd – 12th

Church Sign Up Link 

Camp Sign Up Link

 

 

 

Splish Splash Summer Bash

The FUMC Children’s Minsitry invites you to join us at the Jack Mann Spalsh Pad Tuesday, July 17, from 6-8pm. We will provide the pizza, you bring the drink, snack or dessert to share.

Date: July 17th

Church Sign Up Link 

 

 

Big House

Big House is a two-day junior high mission. Students preform various community service projects.

Date: July 19-22
Ages: Incoming 6th – completed 8th grade

BigHouse Sign Up Link

Church Sign Up Link 

 

Wilderness Devo Trip

More information coming soon!

Date: July 26-29
Ages:

Sign Up Link 

 

 

Bible Camp Discovery

A Bible introduction for children entering Kindergarten and 1st grade.  Students learn about Creation, Psalms, The Gospel of Luke and Paul’s letter to the Corinthians.  Cost is $25 per child.

Date: July 30-August 1
Ages: Incoming Kinder – 1st

Sign Up Link 

 

 

Bible Camp Explorer

A look at the origins and order of the Bible for children entering 2nd and 3rd grade.  Cost is $25 per child.

Date: August 6-8
Ages: Incoming 2nd – 3rd

Sign Up Link