Sunday, September 9
5:30-7:30 PM at the Pavilion/Activities Field

Kickoff the new school year with youth ministries on Sunday, September 9 with games, food and fellowship. Come out and meet other CUMC youth and leaders and enjoy a night of gaga ball, kickball, volleyball and lawn games. Learn about what you can look forward to during the 2018-2019 school year! All youth grades 7-12 are invited to this free event. Friends are welcome!

A brief parent meeting will be held at 5:30 PM in the Pavilion to make sure parents get the most up to date information on what is going on in youth ministries and so they can find out how to get involved. Schedules and forms for the year will be available at this meeting.

This event will be run concurrently with the church-wide block party. ALL youth activities will be held at the pavilion throughout the evening and activities will start at 5:30 with the parent meeting & games and finish at 7:30 PM. Drop off and pick up will be at the Pavilion (across Old Centreville Road from the church parking lot.)

A fall schedule of events can be downloaded here:

Sunday, September 30

1:00-4:30 PM (Meet at and return to CUMC)
Cost: $15

The fun/fellowship event for all youth grades 7-12 for September is a trip to the Corn Maze at Temple Hall Regional Park in Leesburg. All youth (and friends) are welcome to take on the challenge of the Corn Maze! Parent drivers are needed for this event–contact Kara if you can help drive to/chaperone this event.

Information/Permission Form can be downloaded Here:


Middle School Conference Retreat to Camp Eagle Eyrie:

Friday, November 9-Sunday November 11 (leaving Friday after school and returning at 4:30 PM on Sunday)
Cost: $150
Register by Sunday, October 7

Registration Information Packet:

High School Retreat to Camp Highroad:

Friday, November 16-Sunday November 18 (leaving Friday after school and returning Sunday at 12:00 PM.)
Cost: $125
Register by Sunday, October 21

Registration Information Packet:


United Methodist Youth Group (September-June)

Sunday evening youth group is open to all youth in grades 7 through 12. During the school year, Middle School youth group meets  Sundays from 4:30-6:30 PM. High School youth group meets Sundays from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Both groups join together for dinner from 6-6:30 PM in the CUMC Fellowship Hall. Youth Group meets Sunday evenings onsite twice a month. On the remaining Sundays, the youth participate in Mission through TOP or enjoy a fellowship event. Youth are welcome to participate in all Sunday events! Please see the current youth schedule to find out what is going on each week for youth at CUMC!

Fall schedule of events for 2018:


Youth Choir ~ Voices In Praise (VIP)

Voices In Praise (VIP) – Grades 7-12 Vocal Choir.

The choir is now directed by Jason Moon – Rehearsals are held Wednesday from 7:00-8:00 PM. Voices In Praise leads music in worship two times a month, alternating between the 9:30 and 11:00 AM services. The group sings at the 8:30 PM Christmas Eve service and take leadership roles in one of the Wednesday evening Lenten services. They participate with others in the Youth Fellowship in preparing and leading worship on Youth Sunday. In even-numbered years they prepare a musical to share in morning worship. Each spring they participate with other area youth in a youth choir festival at Kings Dominion amusement park in Ashland, Virginia.