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.

 

Mystery Ramble

A fun, faith filled, fellowship building trip. This mysterious trip involves small group study, fellowship, mission experience and fun. Students will not know where we are going until we are there and parents will receive information at time of our departure.

Date: June 3-5
Ages: Incoming 7-8th grade

Sign Up Link 

 

Summer Slam

Summer slam is a preteen community service mission. Students from area churches gather to complete service projects while learning about God.

Date: June 10-13
Ages: Incoming 4-6th grade

Sign Up Link 

 

SOS

High school and groups come from all over the United States for one week to connect you with homeowners in need of critical home repair in under-resourced neighborhoods of Memphis, TN.

 

Date: June 10-16
Ages: Incoming 9th –  Completed 12th grade

Church Sign Up Link 

Camp Liability Form Link

 

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

 

 

 

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