Spiritual Growth for Youth and Teens


Young Hope Youth Group (Grades 6 - 12)

New Hope provides a welcoming, pressure-free environment for teens who are interested in growing their faith through outreach events, Christian education, and recreational activities. All youth are welcome, even if you aren't a member of New Hope! 

Upcoming Meetings and Activities

Mission Service Project at Freedom House & Christmas Party 2017

  • Wednesday, February 21st - Love Me, Hate Me                              Join us for games and discussion around what love is like for today’s youth. We will meet from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at New Hope UMC, Room 104. 

    • Special note: Parents are asked to stay from 6:00 pm - 6:30 pm to go over information regarding the upcoming 30 Hour Famine.   

  • Saturday, March 3rd - Passion of the Christ Movie Experience                                                                                                  Join us from 12:30 – 3:30 pm  at New Hope UMC as we experience  the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Parents are welcome to attend for the movie and discussion afterwards. Special permission forms are needed for this event.  Lunch will be provided.

  • Wednesday, March 21st - Design on a Dime                                                                                                                                                                         Join us from 6 - 8:00 pm at New Hope UMC as we test our creative limits! Snacks will be provided! 

  • Saturday, April 7th - Mission Clean Up                                                                                                                                                                            Join us from 1 - 5:00 pm at New Hope UMC as we put our muscles to work. We will be doing building spring cleaning and painting to give New Hope a fresh new look.  Snacks will be provided! 

  • Wednesday, April 18th - 30 Famine Here We Come!                                                                                                                                                              Join us from 6 - 8:00 pm at New Hope in room 104 as we prepare our hearts and bodies for the upcoming 30 Hour Famine through games, snacks and fundraising projects. 

  • Special Event:  Friday, May 4th - Saturday, May 5th - 30 Hour Famine                                                                                                              Join us for our first 30 hour famine and youth lock in at New Hope! More details to come.  

  • Wednesday, May 16th - Minutes Matter                                                                                                                                                                               Join us from 6 - 8:00 pm at New Hope in room 104 as we compete in minute-to-win-it games and discuss how personal time with God matters.  

  • Saturday, June 2nd: Frisbee Golf / Year End Picnic                                                                                                                                                     We will meet at a local frisbee golf course for some fun in the sun. More details to come.  

  • Special Event:  Friday, July 27th - Saturday, July 28th - New Hope Youth Lock In!                                                                                              This time there will be loads of food, fun and friends at our summer lock in at New Hope. More details to come!


To ensure your child's safety, All youth participating in our Youth group program are required to have a signed medical release form.    


For special events, you will need a signed permission slip. These are available in our church office or by clicking on the links to the right.