Youth Connect Calendar

Welcome to our YOUTH CONNECT Calendar!

News for ParentsNightOut, HolidayBakeSale, Bingo, YthMusic, & more!

CURRENT CALENDAR for grades 6-8 (MS) & 9-12 (HS) please check back regularly for updates!
Confirmation schedule  please see your class Google Calendar.
For Questions Contact: (HS) Tracy: tortlieb@fumcnorthville.org, (MS) Elena: eglinter@fumcnorthville.org

Friday, Dec 2

Parents Night Out, 5:30-8:30, MissionQuest fund raiser (childcare- click for details) and baking (for sale) – YOUTH Volunteers needed for this fun event! To sign up and earn credits for your mission trips or Confirmation, email tortlieb@fumcnorthville.org

Sunday, Dec 4 (ServantSun – BAKE SALE)

Holiday BAKE SALE for Youth Missions! 9-1:30, Sign up to bake and earn mission credits for all our great upcoming mission trips (see below) https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F084CAAA92BA4FA7-holiday   We hope you will come and shop the baked goods and other fun MarketPlace options too: Youth will also sell hand poured scented candles! You can support artisans from around the world with the return of Serrv (fair trade non-profit) for extra special gift giving, and purchase used books to support the Readers to Leaders program.  If you have used books to donate, you may drop off to the white donation box outside lower level doors until Dec. 1st. For questions on anything, tortlieb@fumcnorthville.org
Worship: 10am, Join us for a thankful worship service filled with the LIGHT!
Bingo challenge, If you completed your bingo challenge from Elena, it is time to claim your prize! You can either text her a pic of your game sheet (248-842-0777) or bring it with you to church this week!
Youth Music, 11:30 choir room: Grades 6 -12 are invited! Tonight, we’ll spend some time on Advent music, which will be for the parade too, so hope you will attend!  Upper level arrival. For questions or soundtracks, khill@fumcnorthville.org
SNL: No in-person meeting. Thanks for helping with Parents Night out and the BAKE SALE !

More Dates to SAVE 

  • Dec 11
    -Songfest 2022
  • Dec 14
    -Night of 1000 Blessings
  • Dec 18
    -Sunday Night Live Holiday Event
  • Jan 8
    -ServantSunday:
    Bottle Drive & WinterCardConnect 
  • Jan 17
    -Tuesday After School Specials return3-4:30pm(flexible arrival/departure), grades 6 – 12. Please RSVP to sign up for these special skills and interest explorations.  A light snack will be provided. To receive the planned topic schedule or to register for any date, please email  tortlieb@fumcnorthville.org  Options include- Academic support: Debbie P., Craft/Hobby lessons or Peer Ministry: Tracy O.
IMPORTANT NOTEs:
  PLEASE update: Youth Health & Release forms for 2022-2023 (Please submit once a year -Parents, Click here for online form!        Communications: Parents can access the youth web post from a tab on the regular weekly church email and a monthly email will be sent. Students will continue to get text links for calendar updates and announcements. If student is not getting these on Wednesdays, please contact the church office or Tracy with student cell numbers, 248-349-1144.

Expected Dates – MissionQuest 2023! Click here details

Spring Break 2023 Youth Mission Quest!

  • Tentative April 29 and 30, we are expected to tackle a project at the church and in Detroit. Stay tuned for more details!

Summer 2023  Youth Mission Quest! We have multiple opportunities including two events with lodging and “retreat” style experiences to expand our comfort zones and grow in faith!

  • June 19-23  God’s Country Co-op Parish in the Upper Peninsula:…
  • July 16-19 Motown Mission Experience: We travel to Detroit for three nights of lodging and three days of service…
  • Date TBD Give 365 Huron River – Back by popular demand, we will gather in AnnArbor for this multi-gen effort to clean up the Huron River!
  • Saturday in the D Family mission opportunity (youth with parent or age 18+): Volunteer with our church to be in service in Detroit with partner organizations (Cass Social Svc, Brightmore, Motown, Noah, Rippling Hope, etc)! Social distancing will be practiced. Typical events run from 9am to 2pm, but you can come for just the morning.  To express interest or sign up with parent email aljohnson619@gmail.com or text/call: 734-718-2183 

“Our mission is to be a community in which our children and youth can find, experience and share their purpose in life through God’s unconditional love and the teachings of Jesus Christ.” …First United Methodist Church, Northville

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