News for SundaySchool, SundayNightLive, Missions& more!
Questions on any of these events,  Contact Tracy:

-Current Tentative Plans (updates expected-please check back as social distancing adjustments arise!
NEW youth Permission/Release forms for 2021-2022 (Please submit once a year – prior to  participation in SundayNightLive, Retreats, Missions, or other youth programs):  Click here for online form!
NEW Communications: Beginning October, our new email and texting services will be launched! Please let us know if you have any difficulties or are not receiving expected communications for youth or church.

Sunday, Sept 26
Outdoor Worship Service at 10am, with Sunday School option!
Sunday School students will be released from the outdoor service to a Canopy-Tent in back of the church – take stairs in front of big outdoor cross and follow The Path to water feature. You will see the white tent. Bring your camp/folding chair please!
Sunday Night Live (SNL), 6:00-7:15pm Inviting all high school students to join us for this Sunday night variety event where crazy games, faith, fellowship, and fun treats collide – SNL, our Sunday evening youth group hosted in the upper lot and The Path!  This night takes the best of what you love at church and adds the unexpected.  All students need to have an FUMC Permission/Release form on file. Bring a mask for bathroom use and if there is sever weather we will send out a zoom code for gathering! 

Sunday, Oct 3
Servant Sunday Join us in worship service for Communion and an act of service (no Sunday school or SNL). Our Oct featured service opportunity is:
Crop Walk, 2:00pm – You and your family can help take a bite out of hunger with this fun walk and fund raiser (registration link). This all church/all community event is a great way to make an impact and have fun!  Watch for young adults leaders, Rachel Seyfarth, Drew Squires and Elena Glinter while you walk!

Oct 16
Saturday In the DWe work at Cass Community Social Services 
See below in MissionQuest for details/signups.

More Dates to SAVE (tentative):
Oct 24 – 2-5pm, All Church, Three Cedars Farm outing (SNL will meet there)
Nov 2 5:30-7pm Peer Ministry Meeting/Training, email for information or to sign up!
Nov 19
– High School Lock-in/Retreat

MissionQuest Summer 2022 – More info coming soon!

Want to earn MissionQuest hourly Credits (fund raising) toward your summer mission expenses now?
1. Gardening Help on The Path, contact Tracy for a custom date to do a project or ongoing maintenance of The Path! 
2. CAR WASH Let’s schedule a fun car wash to help fund our summer missions! Email to help organize this event!
3. Bottle Returns!
Contact Tracy to schedule a bottle/can pickup time or collect from neighbors whenever it works for your schedule.

4. Sewing Ministry or other projects around the church!  Did you know hobbies and chores could be an act of service?  If you are interested in a project to help others, just contact Tracy at to sign up or for more details.

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 or text/call: 734-718-2183 Next event: Oct 16 at Cass Community Social Services

PARENTS and YOUTH: If you have input or insights as we navigate youth schedules during Social distancing, contact Tracy at!

Special Opportunities:

Student Intern applications acceptedIf you are interested in an internship at the church, please contact Tracy for all the information to apply and to learn about these opportunities to gain working experience and build your resume. We often have positions for Ministry, Administration, Building Maintenance, and Music!

“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