Shady Grove United Methodist Church -- Mechanicsville
Thursday, November 14, 2019
growing together

Youth Missions

Bowling at the Virginia Home 

January 20, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
On Martin Luther King Day, January 20, youth are invited to The Virginia Home, a residential home for adults with disabilities, to spend the morning bowling. Youth will meet at Shady Grove at 9:30 a.m., and we will return by 1 p.m. after lunch.  For more information contact Dwayne Stinson. To sign up, click here

Birmingham or BUST: Mission Trip 2020

July 19-26, 2020
Cost: $175/participant
Registration will open in January 2020
The youth and music ministries will partner in 2020 to travel to Birmingham, Alabama for a week of music and mission. The adult and youth choirs will be performing at various venues, while all participants will be participating in hands-on service through Urban Ministry and other agencies. The team will stay in Urban Ministry's group housing.  In addition to our service, we will spend time learning about Birmingham's unique role in the Civil Rights movement. 

Days of Service (School holidays)
Youth are invited to volunteer on days off from school. Dates this year when opportunities may be available are
  • Monday, January 20 (MLK Day)
  • February 17 (President's Day)
Check this page soon for information about the specific projects and registration.  

For more information about our youth ministries, please contact Dwayne Stinson, Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries