• Last month the kids filled out Epiphany Boards that were what they wanted to learn, how they wanted to serve and what they wanted to do as a group this year. On Sat., Feb. 13th we went to Genesis Senior Living Center in Des Moines. Jeri Ann is the activity director there. We helped the residents with BINGO and visited with those that were unable to play. We also provided the prizes/gift for each resident.
  • Sunday, March 6—Faith and Family night with the Iowa Energy. Game starts at 3 and then a 1 hr Christian Concert featuring Zland Worship . YF will be paying for the kids’ tickets. This will also get them a pop, popcorn and hot dog. We will need numbers for transportation as we buy the tickets ahead of time. Any family that would like to come is more than welcome, it is a great experience for a great price. Tickets are $10.71.
  • Normal meeting March 12 at 3:30.…at 5 will be Jeri Ann’s fundraiser for her mission trip to Uganda. The YF will be helping with the dinner, busing tables.
  • Mar. 23, 24 or 25th we are planning to go to Ankeny United Methodist church to their Passion Play. We’ve been before and it is a great experience.
  • The first week in April we will be going to God’s Not Dead 2. Our group saw the first movie and they enjoyed it so much. Don’t have specifics on this as the theaters don’t announce times til the week before.
  • April 9 normal meeting. Sunday May 1 is Youth Sunday where our Youth does the Church service. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Dawn and Kent McKee at 641-363-3299.

(Are You Serving Him? Youth Fellowship)

Our mission is to create the opportunity for youth to gather in the name of Jesus Christ where we offer fellowship with acceptance to all. We praise our loving God, we share issues relevant to today’s culture with respect to our faith, we learn more about the Bible and its teachings, and we hope to grow in our relationship with God and each other.

What is RUSH?

It is a ministry for, by, and with the youth of UMC between 7th grade and 12th grade. It includes all activities and ministries in which our youth are participating.

The Youth Ministries at Mingo UMC include but are not limited to the following:

RUSH (United Methodist Youth Fellowship) for grades 7-12 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. every 2nd Saturday each month

Keep Informed

This Youth Ministries page will have links to all the information you need for upcoming events and the forms you need to participate.