Get Social with Youth Ministries

"I grew closer to God in ways I didn't even know I could."

- Anna Lampe

"I grew closer to God in ways I didn't even know I could."

- Anna Lampe

"I grew closer to God in ways I didn't even know I could."

- Anna Lampe

Join the FUN this Summer

Summer Calendar:
June 2 - Lunch at Culver's in East Peoria 1-2:30
June 16-22 - Beulah Youth Institute
June 24-27 - Podcraft and AV Arts Camp
June 30 - Youth Rally at Western Illinois University
Small group on Wednesdays @ 6:45
Sunday School on Sundays @ 9:45

July 15 - Six Flags St. Louis Day Trip
July 18-20 - Destino Juvenil
July 22-27 - Mission Peoria
Small group on Wednesdays @ 6:45
Sunday School on Sundays @ 9:45
Six Flags St. Louis Day Trip is July 15 Let's go have some fun!
Cost $40 (plus any food or personal expenses)
Friends are welcome! Limited seats!
Limited seats! Register ASAP. To register, fill out this form and pay $40 to Christina. Not registered until paid.
Bus leaves at 7am from church and will return around 11pm.
Join is for a Youth Rally
SUNDAY, June 30th, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Registration Deadline is June 26th, 2024.
Who: All students in Middle School and High School
What: A day of connection, fellowship, and worship
Where: WIU Wesley Foundation Macomb, IL
When: SUNDAY, June 30th, 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
WHY: To celebrate and share in our common connection with one another in Jesus Christ and our United Methodist Church Family.
Cost: There is a small pre-registration fee of Five Dollars ($5.00) per student. Adult leaders are free but must register to have an accurate count for food.
Check-in           4:00
Games              4:00 – 5:30
Dinner              5:30 – 6:00
Worship            6:00 – 7:00
Sweet Beulah Land! One of the best weeks of your life is waiting for you! Beulah Youth Institute - is a week of friendships, fun, self-discovery, and spiritual deepening. It may not have a pool or a lake, but it is an amazing week.
Dates: June 16-22
Grades: Going into 8th through
exiting 12th
Cost: $285 
Podcraft & AV Arts is June 24 - 27, 2024. Time: 1:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Please complete one form per participant. Here The first student in the family is $30.00; additional students in the same family are $20.00 per person.

Youth interested in learning about how to craft a podcast or make the perfect mix, join us for Podcraft & AV arts. You will get hands on experience creating and producing a podcast from brainstorming to recording. Also, learn how to mix live sound for in-house listening or recording. 
Make an impact in your own backyard! Mission Peoria 2024 is a weeklong mission trip designed for youth groups to serve the city of Peoria. Each day is split up into 3 parts. Service projects, Metro kids and Revival Nights.
Dates: July 22-27
Grades: Going into 7th through
 exiting 12th
Cost: $270 
Destino Juvenil is July 18-20. Theme: Todo por Cristo (All for Christ) Location: East Bay Camp. Cost is $140 Form coming soon!

we've got a place for you

Small Group Wednesdays 6:45-7:30 PM 

Small group takes place in the youth room.
Join us at 6:00 PM for Dinner and 6:30 PM for worship in the Worship Center.
Small group is for grades 6-12.

Sunday School Sundays 9:45-10:45 AM 

Takes place in the youth room!

Retreats | Camps | Mission Trips | Events

Throughout the year, we go on a wide range of trips, including retreats, camps, and mission trips. 

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Director of Youth Ministries, Christina Koeppel, is probably sitting next to her computer right now just waiting to hear from you. You should feel honored.