Youth Ministry

Youth Ministry

July–August 2018 Youth Update

July is the peak of Summer. Long hot days with lots of outdoor time. Camps and travel are in full swing. August then, must be a “quiet month”—time to rest and rejuvenate for the year ahead. Anyone with teens knows it can be anything but quiet. Families are squeezing in last-minute camp- and [...]

2018-08-16T13:32:09+00:00Church Stories, update, Youth Ministry|

Wacky Wednesdays

  Who:  Anyone in grades 5–senior in high school What: Join Junior Bell Choir When: Wednesdays from 6–6:55 p.m. (includes dinner!) Where: Music Room Why: To experience God's glorious music, to have lots of fun, and fellowship Cost: Free There are many youth programs at Kenilworth Union on Wednesdays during [...]

2018-08-16T13:35:24+00:00Church Stories, Music, Youth Ministry|

June 2018 Youth Update

IMPACT Cuba: simple truths where life is complicated By Silvi Pirn The last two weeks of June, two teams from Kenilworth Union Church took part in this year’s IMPACT mission trips to Cuba.  As it is with IMPACT, each of us learned truths about ourselves and others and [...]

2018-07-19T15:30:13+00:00Church Stories, update, Youth Ministry|

IMPACT Prayer

Pictures from IMPACT Trip #1 Pictures from IMPACT Trip #2 Sunday, July 1 Holy Spirit, encircle our mission trip team. Hold them close. Wrap them in wisdom and love. For your love has wings, and we trust that you go before them, surrounding them. Let your guidance lead them forward. We trust in your protection [...]

2018-07-12T11:49:43+00:00Youth Ministry|

Senior Sermons

Michael Grant About two weeks ago I got an email from Katie and Silvi asking “Hey, do you want to give a speech on Senior Sunday?” In my head I thought “Oh great this will be fun”, but somehow, I responded “I would love to” in all CAPS [...]

2018-05-29T14:00:52+00:00Youth Ministry|

Timeless and Relevant—Youth Sunday, May 20

By Silvi Pirn, Director of Youth Ministry Another May is here.  Another Youth Sunday.  This special day features Senior Sermons by our high school seniors during worship.  This is also the day when the congregation sends its youth mission team into the world, this year, Cuba, to do the work of Christ.  Finally, we [...]

2018-05-18T09:45:11+00:00Church Stories, Youth Ministry|

May 2018 Youth Update

By Silvi Pirn May is the last month of our program year—but there is still plenty going on with KUC Youth! Youth Sunday is May 20. Come listen to the Senior Sermons by this year’s high school seniors. The IMPACT high school mission team is making its final [...]

2018-08-14T13:52:07+00:00update, Youth Ministry|

April 2018 Youth Update

By Silvi Pirn IMPACT The IMPACT high school mission team held its annual Easter Bake Sale to raise funds to support it’s work in Cuba this June and on April 8, this crew was active at church.  On April 8... The IMPACT Junior Board met [...]

2018-08-14T13:52:22+00:00update, Youth Ministry|