Sunday School

Middle and High, 10am     Rm. 204

   Echo the Story– Teens experience the fullness of the biblical narrative through storytelling, from Genesis to Revelation.


Wednesday Nights

5:00 p.m.            Junior Choir, grades 2-12, Choir Room upstairs

6:00 p.m.             Supper for all ages, Fellowship Hall

6:30 p.m.             UMYF, 6th-12th grade, Rm. 214 –  The St. John United Methodist Youth Fellowship (UMYF) is open to all middle and high     school students for Bible study, fellowship, and service. Activities revolve around getting to know Jesus and each other, applying biblical knowledge to our everyday lives, prayer, music, and just plain fun.


Fellowship/Service Events:

  • *New Year’s Eve/Day party
  • *District Youth Spring Party/Mission Project
  • *Youth-only and family-centered events at our lake property  Youth Lake Camping Permission Form
  • *Back-to-School Kickoff Funday
  • *Fall Retreat
  • *Fall Festival held as the Wednesday night program usually the last week of October
  • *Harvest Festival held on a Saturday in early November at our lake property, including games, campfire, hayrides, dinner, and the chili-cook-off contest
  • *Birthday Party for Jesus held Wednesday after dinner the week before Christmas in the choir room. The Children and Youth choirs perform the story of the nativity in song and tableau. At the end of the program, we sing “Happy Birthday” and serve birthday cake.


Summer Events:

  • Sunday School classes continue year round
  • Vacation Bible School, usually held in June each summer. (Youth are generally helpers)
  • Choir Camp for rising 2nd – 12th graders, held each July. Teenagers/college kids may apply to be assistants.

For more information or to help out in any of these educational or social areas, please email Nichole at

First, fill out this interest form Children & Youth Volunteer Survey

Second, fill out the Volunteer Application


Summer Mission/retreat  or  Passport Camp

St. John MYF holds fundraisers during the year to help defray camp costs. Youth planning to attend camp are required to participate in the St. John MYF spring mission projects or parking fundraisers.


St John Youth Newsletter Fall 2018

St John Youth News Winter 2018

St John Youth Newsletter Fall 2017

St John Youth Newsletter Spring 2017

St John Youth Newsletter Summer 2016

St John Youth News Spring 2016


Fun Links:

The Skit Guys Present the 10 Commandments

Re:Form video “The Origins of Methodism”


Youth Ministry News


Family Ski Trip 2019

We are planning a trip either President’s Day weekend Feb 15-18 (3 nights) or Feb 22-24 (2 nights) at Beech Mountain or  Winterplace Ski Resort. Please email your choices to Nichole by Sunday, Jan 6 and...


Church Holiday Schedule

Merry Christmas! Please note that our church offices will be closed on Dec. 24th and 25th and Jan. 1st. There are no Wednesday night dinners or programs on Dec. 26th or Jan 2nd....


Christmas Eve at St. John UMC

  At 10:30pm we begin our Christmas Eve with Concerts With a Cause. Doors open at 9:45pm. An offering will be taken for the United Methodist Children’s Home. (or you may donate online)...