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Youth Ministries

We are an inclusive community building lifelong Christians who gather together, grow in our faith and go into the world.

Youth Group

Grade 6-12
1st Sunday of the month

Youth group is a night of Faith, Fun and Fellowship

Youth 3.12

Grade 3 - 12
3rd Sunday of the month

3rd-5th graders join the Youth Group
to share a meal/snack, play games,
experience God, and explore our faith.



Confirmation Classes

Grade 8 - 12

We will learn together, sharing thoughts,
information, and asking questions.

Camps for Everyone!
K-12, Volunteers, Families.

Camp Chippewa is a United Methodist Camp and Retreat Center whose mission is to provide an atmosphere in a simple outdoor setting where individuals can:

  •  experience the presence of God in nature;
  • form a relationship with Jesus Christ and others;
  • nurture one’s journey as a disciple; 
  • experience spiritual & personal growth & renewal;
  • and to serve for the betterment of God’s world.

First Church wants to help our kids and youth have an amazing camp experience
and will offer scholarships to those in grades K-12 by contributing up to $200
to their camp experience through the 2024 Summer Camp and Institute Scholarship.

Register for a Summer Camp or Institute session.
Then apply for the scholarship at least two weeks prior to camp.

June 24-June 29 will be packed with powerful worships, impactful small groups, and meaningful workshops. Instituters will stay in the dorms at Baker.

Incomming Freshmen - Graduating Seniors

For over 100 years, Institute has and will continue to be a week of Christian spiritual growth and faith development for high school students.

Institute is held at Baker University in Baldwin City and is intentional about making disciples for the transformation of the world.

Julie Hutchinson

Director of Children's Discipleship

May the Lord bless you and keep you.

Downtown Campus
946 Vermont St, 66044

Church Office 785-841-7500
Hours 9am - 1pm

West Campus
867 W Hwy 40, 66049