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Gingerbread House Party Potluck on December 15th. 

Galilee Children and Families! You are cordially invited to Galilee Children’s Ministry Gingerbread House Party on Friday, December 15 from 6-8pm. We will decorate gingerbread houses to kick off the Christmas season and share a potluck meal.

Please register by December 7th to reserve a gingerbread kit. Kits cost $5/each.

The link for our Sign-Up Genius is here. 




We need volunteers, so sign up to serve. We also need eaters! Come have a meal with us and let’s make more friends. RSVP to attend.





Be a part of the 2017 Galilee Christmas Musical, “The Tiniest Christmas Star!”  

Sunday, December 10 at 10:15 am in the Galilee Sanctuary. 
Children and youth of all ages are invited to participate.  There is a part for everyone and a way for everyone to be involved.  
View the sign-up here and check out the complete rehearsal schedule:

Youth Music Opportunities
·         Christmas Caroling at Lansdowne Woods – Saturday, December 2 @ 2 pm
·         Youth Wind Ensemble (Led by Duane Minnick) – Sunday, December 17 during 9 am & 11 am worship
Sign-up for either or both here.


Youth Winter Retreat

reBOOT Winter Retreat 2018
January 12-14, 2018
Cost: $120 per person
Deadline to register: December 10, 2017
Space is limited – Register NOW!
What is reBOOT? 

reBOOT is a 2-night, 3-day winter retreat held at Skycroft Retreat Center, focused on spiritual growth and outreach.  Students and chaperones will be challenged and inspired by Bible study, worship, music, recreation, fellowship and circuit activities.  Students are welcome to invite friends to join us on this retreat. 

The following is required for registration:
Please complete all necessary paperwork and submit to Pam Bentley or the church office with payment. The retreat fee of $120 can be paid in cash or check (made payable to “Galilee UMC”), or pay on-line at  Click the “GIVE” tab, then choose “Youth reBOOT Retreat” as the designation.  Please indicate your child’s full name when paying on-line. 
For more information contact Pam Bentley, Director of Youth & Family Ministry at  





April 2018 Mission Trip to Sierra Leone

Interested in going overseas to be the hands and feet of Jesus? Help out our friends in Sierra Leone by going on mission to Mercy Hospital and the Child Rescue Center next April. Apply now. 



Youth Group: Every Sunday, 7-8:30pm

Galilee is the place to be for high school and middle schoolers on Sunday nights. Get the week off to a great start with fellowship, games, meaningful lessons, and real talk for teens.

Nothing prepares kids for the challenges of today like strong faith.


Loudoun Hunger Relief Fresh Food Initiative

Please return fresh food to Galilee on the last Sunday of the month (for example, October 29)


Backpack Buddies Packing Events

Volunteer in the Backpack Buddies pantry on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month. Join us as we prepare 400 meal packs a week. Bring your friends and family!

Groups, families, and individuals can sign-up to for scheduled packing sessions.

Click here to sign up.


Sunday Morning AV Help

Register online to volunteer and help here.

For more information, please contact Tim Frank at tim.frank(at)