June 2019
Move Up Sunday - June 2
Students entering 7th grade in the fall will join the youth program on Sunday! In the summer, all junior high youth (rising 7th and 8th graders) will meet together for Sunday school at 9:45 am with Sheena, and all senior high youth (rising 9th through graduated seniors) will meet with David.
Mission Trip Meetings
We look forward to the mission trips this summer! There are pre-trip meetings scheduled for the senior high and junior high trips, so that parents and youth may hear about details of the trip, fill out and submit forms, and enter into a prize drawing for a free mission trip!

Senior High Mission Trip Pre-Meetings:
Sunday, June 9 - 9 am or 11 am in the Youth Worship Space

Jr High Mission Trip Pre-Meetings:
Sunday, June 30 - 9 am or 11 am in the Youth Worship Space
Project Transformation
Family Fun Night

Youth and their families are invited to volunteer for Project Transformation's Family Fun Night on Thursday, June 20 from 4:30-8:30 pm. We will provide dinner for approximately 100 people.
Summer Schedule
Now that school is out, the Student Ministry team can't wait to spend time with youth over the summer! There are numerous opportunities for youth to fellowship, serve, and grow this summer! Visit our web page for more details.
All Youth Outing - Main Event Plano
July 21, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Drop off/pick up at Main Event
$25 for unlimited activities & dinner
All Youth Outing - RoughRiders Game
August 11, meet at church at 5:00 pm
$25 for dinner & unlimited soda, popcorn, and peanuts until the 7th inning
Read with Me

Teens 8th grade and up are invited to volunteer at Read with Me in the Bartula Family Life Center July 8-26 (M-F) from 9:10 to 11:30 am. Volunteers read, do crafts, and play games with elementary age students from the Richardson community. Sign up for one day or all of them! 
Go Camp

7th-12th grade youth and college students have an opportunity to serve as camp counselors and are needed to go on field trips, lead small groups, and run activities for under-served children in North Texas. Go Camp is from July 29-August 2 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at FUMCR.
Santa Fe, NM June 23-29 $300
(entering 9th - completed 12th)
Space is filling up. Sign up ASAP!

San Marcos, TX July 7-12 $300
(entering 7th & 8th)

Sky Ranch Van, TX August 16-18 $175
(entering 7th - 12th)

More details are available on www.fumcr.com/students under the "Trips" tab.
Register soon! Fees increase by $50 a month prior to each trip or retreat and a $100 the week of the trip.
Prayer Requests

At FUMCR, we believe in the power of prayer. Let us know how we may pray for you and your family or friends by submitting a request . We also have a prayer blanket ministry to provide comfort to those going through crisis.
Raise Money for Student Ministries at Tom Thumb
Did you know that Tom Thumb has a program that will directly donate money to the youth program at FUMCR every time you shop there? Simply fill out this form and turn it in at customer service to link your rewards card to our organization number - 3808. Click here for more information about the program.
First United Methodist Church Student Ministries