Shady Grove's Youth Ministry provides opportunities for all youth in 6th-12th grade to develop their faith, grow spiritually, build relationships, and serve others all for God's Glory. Friends are invited to all of our events.

High School Mission Trip
Chattanooga, TN
July 2018

Middle School Mission Trip
JULY 2018

Large Group - This is a time to come together and spend an hour for fun and fellowship on Sunday nights. It is a great way to invite friends to introduce them to all that is happening in the youth ministry. Middle school meets at 6:00 PM and High School meets at 7:30 PM in the D.O.G House.

Small Group - There are multiple small group opportunities meeting on Sunday morning and throughout the week
  • Sunday Morning - meet at 9:30 in the Chapel Building, groups for middle school and high school
  • Wednesday Night - meet at 6:15 in the DOG House during the Bistro season, groups for middle school and high school
  • Chick-fil-A Short Pump - Middle School on the 1st and 3rd Friday at 7:20 am
  • Chick-fil-A Short Pump - High School on the 2nd and 4th Friday at 7:45 am
  • Chick-fil-A Short Pump - All Grades on the 5th Friday at your regular time, no transportation provided-must have own rides to school
  • Chick-fil-A Ashland - watch for details for mid-week opportunity starting with the 2018 school year
2019 Summer Mission Trips - Summer mission trips are grade specific and are designed to teach us to serve others for the glory of God. By serving others we learn to be Disciples of God, just as Jesus taught us. This is also an excellent opportunity for fun and building relationships. Our High School group will be heading to Louisville, KY from July 7-13 and our Middle School group will be heading to Harrisburg, PA from July 21-27.

Confirmation 2019 - Confirmation is for 7th grade and older youth ready to commit to becoming a member of Shady Grove UMC. They will explore the Methodist religion and what it means to be a faithful disciple of Christ. Additional details and registration available online.

Music Opportunities - Choir, Orchestra, and Handbells are available for youth.  Please check out the Music and Arts page for specific details.