Youth Home Page

The Youth Ministry Program of First United Methodist Church in Downers Grove seeks to provide opportunities to grow in faith, connect with others, and nurture service oriented individuals to live out Christ's love in the world. We provide a number of opportunities for youth in the community.

Interfaith Youth Program in the news

The Downers Grove Patch has a great article about the Interfaith Youth Program that our youth are participating in.

Camp and Mission Trip Dates for 2011

Mark your calendar.

  • June 27-July 1, Church Camp at Wesley Woods in Williams Bay WI
  • July 17-21; Jr High Mission Trip to United Church of Rogers Park
  • July 23-28; High School Mission Trip to UCRP
  • July 29-August 8; PHYG Mission Trip to Putney, London

Much more info after the first of the year!!!

Youth Group

Minute-to-win-it Game

Youth Lounge
Sunday, November 21, 2010 - 6:00pm

Service Hours!!!

We need your help get the DGFUMC ready for Advent and Christmas.

Meet Mr.Terry McDorman in the Gym at 8 am for breakfast and your work assignment! You will be done by 12 noon.

This is a fun way to help the church and get service hours for school. Please let us know you are coming so we can have enough food for breakfast. 

Saturday, November 20, 2010 - 8:00am

The Blind Side

The Blind SidePlease come and join us on Sunday evening as we watch The Blind Sidethe story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.

It is rated PG-13 for one scene involving brief violence, drug and sexual references.

Youth Lounge
Sunday, November 14, 2010 - 6:00pm

Musical at DGN

Little Shop of HorrorsWe are going to the "Little Shop of Horrors" on Sunday at DGN. The cost is $7 for students, $8 for adults.

Meet at the school, bring cash for your ticket and treats at intermission..

Downers Grove North High School
Sunday, November 7, 2010 - 2:30pm


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