Sunday Night Youth Group is our premier activity for middle to high schoolers. If you are new to Galilee or our Youth Group, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive links and all of the communications.
VA YOUTH UNITE – Sunday, October 15 – 5:00 – 7:30pm – Arcola UMC
Galilee is partnering with Arcola UMC to “amp up the joy” with an event event full of music, fellowship and food for youth groups from our entire UMC VA Conference. Bands include Arcola’s own Joy Collective Praise Band and Richmond’s Victor Neal and the New Life Music.
An early bird event fee of $12 ($18 after October 1) includes dinner.
*Note that this event replaces our usual Sunday Night Youth Group for that week.
We’re planning a Trunk or Treat on Sunday, Oct 22 but we need to know we have enough decorated cars and other volunteer slots filled in order to proceed. Sign up now!
Decorate a car or help with the event Sunday, October 22 from 3:00 to 5:00pm in the Galilee parking lot (and gym in case of inclement weather).
Please sign up before October 1st. We cannot do Trunk of Treat without plenty of decorated cars and helpful goblins like you! A sufficient number of volunteers must be in place in order to run the event.
We welcomed 25 kids to Big Game Night on August 20. Who were we missing? YOU! Come join us at our next event.
Monday, July 10- Friday, July 14
Galilee SummerServe, designed for middle school students to share God’s love through volunteer service in the local community, was a total blast.
Students engaged in projects at Galilee and at off-site locations to work with community partners in making the world a better place in Jesus’s name. Read our report.
Saturday, July 15 – Wednesday, July 19
Galilee has a heart for the food insecure! At Youth Summer Venture, we gleaned food at a farm and worked with a food agency to distribute the food
Below are pics from Summer Venture 2023:
What happens AFTER YOUTH GROUP? Some college students who were Galilee Youth Group attenders give their thoughts in the video series, “I Am Graduating…Now What?”
Curious about Campus ministry in Virginia? Find the list of contacts at https://vaumc.org/newstudents/
Parents: this is a lot of change for you too! It’s a challenge to support your emerging adult after graduation. Read some strategies to help on this blog from the Fuller Youth Institute.
Need help finding the contacts at an out-of-state school? Contact Lisa.
1 – Email Lisa to join the Youth@Galilee News email list. Be sure to add Galilee emails to your safe senders list.
2 – If you have a youth who plans to participate in Youth@Galilee activities this school year, please complete and submit the online permission form.
Additional parent and family resources found here.
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If you have a youth who plans to participate in Youth@Galilee activities this school year, please complete and submit this permission form.
For more information about Youth@Galilee or to volunteer your time and talents (adult volunteers are always needed) contact: email@example.com
Youth Ministry offers a place where students in grades 6-12 come together to learn about God and His love for them.