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1st methodist youth

Youth Fellowship

Sundays at 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Room 153



We are a community devoted to God, excited to serve, open to new and different people,

and eager to make anything fun. 


Nathan Irwin is the director of youth ministries.  

You can reach him by email at nirwin@1stchurch.org or

call him at 982-1273, ext. 202.



If you would like to receive text updates about youth events, you can either download the Remind App and join the group @1stumyouth, or text @1stumyouth to the number 81010. 


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  • Sunday School

    9:15 am each Sunday

    Room 153


  • Youth Fellowship

    Each Sunday Night

    6:00 pm in Room 153

    *There will be NO youth fellowship during Fall Break (October 8th & October 15th

  • Echo Groups Kickoff

    October 18th

    5:30 pm in Wesley Hall

    These groups will meet weekly and will serve several purposes. 


    Accountability for how God is present in their lives

    Teach the youth what the church believes

    Give the youth a built in peer group


    Echo groups will be broken up into 6 groups by school grade. The divisions will be:

    7th & 8th Grade Boys

    7th & 8th Grade Girls

    9th & 10th Grade Boys

    9th & 10th Grade Girls

    11th & 12th Grade Boys

    11th & 12th Grade Girls


    Groups will begin meeting on October 25th.  Each group will be able to choose a meeting time that is convenient for them.



    If you have any questions contact Nathan Irwin (Director of Youth Ministries) at:

    865-591-5234 or  nirwin@1stchurch.org

  • District Festival of Gifts and Talents

    October 22nd

    Asbury Hall

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  • Sunday Funday

    November 5th

    Details TBD