Welcome to Youth Ministry

    Youth Ministry at Athens First UMC is a Christ-centered community of youth and adults committed to growing together in our faith.

      Winter Lock-in

      The Winter Lock-In is open to all students in grades 7-12 and will begin right after Encounter on January 15.

        The Elijah Project

        The Elijah Project is an inter-generational prayer ministry connecting adults and youth in our congregation through consistent, expectant prayer.

          Mixed-Up Parenting

          It is our hope parents will attend the sessions, meet other parents who are in the same stage of life, and learn what might be coming next in their parenting journey.

            Confirmation 2022

            Confirmation at Athens First United Methodist Church is a time of concentrated learning and reflection designed for seventh graders. The purpose of Confirmation is to help these students confirm their faith in God. We are focused on guiding and...

              Serve in Student Ministries

              Do you like donuts? Do you love learning? Do you love Jesus? Serving in Student Ministries combines all these things and we would love to have YOU come alongside the Student Ministries team to serve, to lead, to eat donuts, and to learn and grow...

                AGAPE Special Needs Ministry

                AGAPE- All God’s Abilities Purposefully Engaged- is a ministry geared toward including children and students with all abilities in our programs and activities.

                  Youth Sunday School

                  Sunday School meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m. for fellowship and lessons on our faith.

                    Youth Bible Study

                    Bible Study meets Wednesday nights from 5:00-7:00 p.m. for fellowship, prayer, and life application of the Living Word.