Ignite Youth Ministries

St. James

Ignite Youth Ministries

 

 

Ignite Bible Study–5:30-7:00 pm, On Wednesday, April 4, from 5:30-7:00 pm, we will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Bible Study. We will have a game/activity & video to go along with the lesson. The Youth have an opportunity to share and connect with each other through their own stories and scripture. All Youth are welcomed to bring a small snack or meal for themselves to enjoy

SNL – Fun, Food & Fellowship
On Sunday, April 8, from 5 -7 pm, Join us for fun, fellowship, and food. This is our youth night where the youth get to relax and enjoy some fun, food, and fellowship. All youth are asked to bring a snack or drink to share. The rest of the food will be provided.

 

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

On Saturday April 28th, from 6:00-8:00pm we will be having a Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser. All youth are asked to arrive at the fellowship hall at 4:00 pm to help set up for the dinner. We ask for the youth to bring a dessert for our dessert table. The cost per person is $7 for adults and children 11 and older, $5 for children 5-10 years old, and children under the age of 5 eat free. We will be serving drinks, salad, spaghetti, garlic bread, and desserts. The money raised will go towards the youth and also the Asbury Hills Scholarship fund.

Collecting Canned Goods     for Helping Hands
of Goose Creek


Although our 30-Hour Famine
will be coming up in May. We
will begin our mission and
outreach part of the famine in April.
Therefore, throughout the month of April,
through Sunday May 6th, the Youth will be
collecting canned goods for Helping Hands
of Goose Creek. Our goal is for the youth
and the congregation to collect over 200
canned goods over this period.              

30 Hour Famine Prep – On Wednesday May9th, from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, we will be meeting at the church to have our prep for
the 30-hour famine. It is important that if you plan on participating in the Famine that you try to be here. We will be learning a little more about what we will be doing at this year’s famine, along with discussing more about fundraising for World Vision. We will also be playing some games to get us ready
for the famine and learning more about why we are doing this.

30-Hour Famine – Friday May 11th – Sat.
May 12th, we will be participating in the 30 Hour Famine. We will start at the church at 6:00 pm on Friday and stay the night at the church and continue until 5:00 pm on Saturday. However, kids are asked to begin their fasting at 11 o’clock that Friday morning to get the full 30-hour experience. The kids
will be learning all about what it means to fast and how hunger affects people all over the world. We will be watching videos, having bible study, playing games, and much more learning all about hunger.

 

 

“What’s New?”
Follow us:@stjamesumcyouth

We have created an Instagram Account for the
Youth Group. The Youth are able to have access
to the account, so they can post pictures from
Youth events, post prayer request, post scripture,
and etc. The log-in info is posted in the Youth
Lounge. This is an easy way for the rest of the
church to see what is going on with Ignite Youth
Ministries and for the Youth to stay connected
with one another.

 

Each month we will have two bible studies, the
first and last Wednesday of every month. These
are 5:30-7:00pm. In between those dates each
month we will have one SNL from 5:00-7:00 pm
on a Sunday, or the Youth will be going
somewhere (ex. hockey game). Then we also plan
to have one fundraiser or mission each month
(ex. Feb: Souper Bowl, Mar: Bake Sale).

We will be announcing all events via. The
newsletter, Facebook, Instagram, and the remind
101 app. Parents and Youth, please make sure to
try and let a Youth Leader know ahead of time if
your Youth will be attending or NOT attending an
event, so we can plan accordingly. Our goal for
the Youth is to be disciples

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth/ College Worship Band

 

Here at St. James we have started a youth/college worship band. The name of the band is P.B.&J (Praise Band and Jesus). The band consist of musicians from fifth grade through college. New musicians and singers are always welcomed, so if you have a musical talent let us know. We practice every Sunday from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm. How to Contact Us About Youth? If you have any questions you can contact Lisa Fickle at (843)425-9152, fickle.lm@gmail.com, or Taylor Eubanks at (843)870-6184, tpeubanks2013@gmail.com.

We have a couple of other ways to find out more on what’s going on with the Crusaders. In the hallway behind the sanctuary we have a bulletin
board with upcoming events. We will have an inbox and a dropbox there too, where you can find forms, general info cards, newsletters, and more. We also have a Youth Facebook group to which t you can be added to stay up- to- date
with what’s going

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

St. James UMC
YOUTH VALUES

➢ As a family of faith that studies scripture, we share
personal struggles that reflect grace, compassion, &
empathy.
➢ As the body of Christ, we increase our community &
connection with each other in a fun environment.
➢ As a diverse group, we are loving and respectful of one
another as Christ has taught us.
➢ As a group we are willing to exercise flexibility in order to
discover meaningful ways to move closer to God – doing
whatever it takes!

 

February Events

                                            The St. James Youth would like to thank everyone who prayed, donated, or collected cans for Helping Hands of Goose Creek.  The Youth surpassed what they raised last year.
This year they were able to collect 158 canned goods, and raised $177.

 

Ignite Bible Study             “Relationship With God”

        Wednesday, Feb. 28th,
from 5:30-7:00 pm
in the Youth Lounge.
Ignite Bible Study – “Being Disciples of Jesus”
On Wednesday February 7th, from 5:30-7:00 pm, we will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Bible Study. We will have a game/activity to go along with the lesson. The Youth have an opportunity to share and connect with  each other through their own stories and scripture. All Youth are welcomed to bring a small snack or meal for themselves to enjoy.

PB&J Singers – 1st  Service

On Sunday February 11th, Mr. Vance has
asked if the singers of PB&J could meet at the
church by 8:15am to rehearse and then sing
“Happy Day” with Master Plan at the 1st Service.

 

Ignite Bible Study – “Relationship With God”
On Wednesday February 28th, from
5:30-7:00pm, we will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Bible Study. We will have a game/activity & video to go along with the lesson. The Youth have an opportunity to share and connect with each other through their own stories and scripture. All Youth are welcomed to bring a small snack or meal for themselves to enjoy.

March Events

 

Ignite Bible Study – “Prayer”
On Wednesday March 7th, from 5:30-
7:00pm, we will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Bible Study. We will have a game/activity & video to go along with the lesson. The Youth have an opportunity to share and connect with each other through their own stories and scripture. All Youth are welcomed
to bring a small snack or meal for themselves to enjoy.

SNL – Movie Night

On Sunday March 11th, from 5:00-7:00 pm,                   
Join us for fun, fellowship, and food. We will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Movie Night. Youth are asked to bring drinks for
everyone. We will have popcorn, movie snacks, and other food provided.

 

 

 

 

Bake Sale
On Sunday March 18th, before and after both services, the Youth will be out front selling baked goods. The money we raise will go towards purchasing new t-shirts for the Youth,
with the new name and design on it. All Youth are asked to bring some baked goods for us to sell that day.

Ignite Bible Study – “Easter: Overcoming Sin”
On Wednesday March 28th, from 5:30-7:00 pm, we will be meeting in the Youth Lounge for our Bible Study. We will have a game/activity & video to go along with the lesson. The Youth have an opportunity to share
and connect with each other through their own stories and scripture. All Youth are welcomed
to bring a small snack or meal for themselves to enjoy.

What’s New

Follow us: @stjamesumcyouth

We have created an Instagram Account for the Youth
Group. The Youth are able to have access to the
account, so they can post pictures from Youth events,
post prayer request, post scripture, and etc. The login
info is posted in the Youth Lounge. This is an easy
way for the rest of the church to see what is going on
with Ignite Youth Ministries and for the Youth to stay
connected with one another.
Each month we will have two bible studies, the first
and last Wednesday of every month. These are 5:30-
7:00pm. In between those dates each month we will have
one SNL from 5:00-7:00pm on a Sunday, or the Youth will
be going somewhere (ex. hockey game). Then we also
plan to have one fundraiser or mission each month (ex.
Feb: Souper Bowl, Mar: Bake Sale).
We will be announcing all events via. The newsletter,
Facebook, Instagram, and the remind 101 app. Parents
and Youth, please make sure to try and let a Youth
Leader know ahead of time if your Youth will be
attending or NOT attending an event, so we can plan
accordingly. Our goal for the Youth is to be disciples
of Jesus, put their faith to action, and to be
committed and attend as consistently as possible.

 

Youth/College Worship Band

Here at St. James we have started a
youth/college worship band. The name of the
band is P.B.&J (Praise Band and Jesus). The
band consist of musicians from 5th grade through
college. New musicians and singers are always
welcomed, so if you have a musical talent let us
know. We practice every Sunday from 12:30pm –
1:30pm.

How to Contact Us About Youth?

If you have any questions you can contact Lisa Fickle
at (843)425-9152, fickle.lm@gmail.com or Taylor Eubanks
at (843)870-6184, tpeubanks2013@gmail.com. We have a
couple of other ways to find out more on whats going on
with the Crusaders. In the hallway behind the
sanctuary we have a bulletin board with upcoming
events. We will have an inbox and a dropbox there too,
where you can find forms, general info cards,
newsletters, and more. We also have a Youth Facebook
group that you can be added to, to stay up to date with
whats going on.

Follow Ignite Youth Ministries on    Instagram: @stjamesumcyouth  

 

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