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Topic: Young people in The United Methodist Church

Photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications

Young adults gather at the University of Nevada Las Vegas sharing moments of faith sharing, worship, dance and communion.

 

Ministries with young people, a vital part of The United Methodist Church, are found in local congregations throughout the church. These articles highlight these important ministries.

"We aim to empower young people as world-changing disciples of Jesus Christ, to nurture their faith development, and to equip young leaders." - Young People's Ministries

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Pacific Islanders in DC for a leadership conference sing on Sunday morning at Foundry United Methodist Church.

Pacific Islanders Spread Love Through Music

United Methodist young people with roots in Tonga, Samoa and Fiji came together for a unique worship experience in D.C. View

Child holds anti-bullying sign. Photo illustration courtesy of Wikimedia Commons/Senado.

What church members can do about bullying

October is Bullying Prevention Month in the U.S. but this problem spans the globe. Get some good ideas to address the issue. Read More

There are many ways to get closer to God at camp. File photo by Kathleen Barry, United Methodist Communications.

Church camp changed my life: United Methodists look back

As kids, the hikes, outdoor worship, and canoeing were fun but they were also deepening spiritual connections and changing lives, shaping leaders. Read More

Unaccompanied minor migrants enjoy United Methodist Camp Colby in California. They point out their hometowns  on a large wall map. Photo courtesy of California-Pacific Conference.

Camp offers migrant youth fun, friendship

United Methodists in California host a summer camp for unaccompanied migrants. Their goal is to ‘show them welcome and shine God’s love on them.’ Read More

Unity, history, and more can be brought to life in a day trip. Photo by Austin Bond, Belin Memorial United Methodist Church.

Ministry on wheels: United Methodist youth field trips

Because “long-term spiritual growth is often jump-started away from our church building,” leaders take students on short trips for new experiences. Read More