I’m Jerry Simmons, the Youth Pastor.

 We are going to go deep in our faith and leadership ability as we grow in Christ here at Canyon Lake United Methodist Church.

I, along with the youth leadership team, have a lot planned for this year and a great mission trip for next summer.  

Check out the fridge notes below for important  dates. 

youth ministry

Sunday School


Youth in grades 6th through 12th 

  •  9:30 am classes start in the Christian life Center up stairs for Middle and High School  with Breakfast.  
  • 10:30 am Classes wrap-up

Wednesday Night Youth Worship Service


Wednesday nights will start at 5:30 pm

  • 5:30 pm- 6 pm  Check-in, Pizza for a dollar a slice and games in the gym 
  • 6 pm- 6:30 pm Youth-led Worship service with a message from the main stage. 
  • 6:30 pm- 7:pm Breakout into Small groups with leaders. 
  • 7:pm wrap up and send out. 



Confirmation digs deep into faith questions and prepares youth to confirm their faith. It's a 10-week course that meets during Sunday School. 

The Fall session is from Sept. 15 - Nov. 17 in the Christian Life Center Classroom 1. 

The Spring session is from Jan. 19 - March 22 in the Christian Life Center Classroom 1. 

Youth 8th grade and older can choose which session they'd like to attend. You can learn more here.