Pastors Pondering -Pentecost, Confirmation, Commitment

Pastor's Ponderings
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Dear Glen Mar friends, This Sunday is Commitment Sunday, where we will affirm our commitments to follow Jesus through our ministries at Glen Mar UMC. I hope you’ve had the chance to review our Mission Possible updated brochure and have joined me in the prayerful willingness prayer: “God, how do you want to use me and that which you have…

Youth Ministry is Back in the Building

The Messenger, Youth News & Events
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By Jen Rowell
Sunday morning youth programs have returned to almost normal at Glen Mar. Youth gather in the Youth Lounge starting around 9:15 for social time and a variety of group games. Fun activities include round-the-table ping pong, life-size battleship, and 9 Square in the Air. The youth then split up into Rooted for high school students, Confirmation Class for 8th graders, and Fuse for 6th and 7th graders. The high school youth continue with more interactive fun, including “The Impossible Shot” before diving into their study of the Sermon on the Mount. Fuse group participants have been spending a lot of time getting to know each other better as they explore how the Old Testament applies to middle school life. The Confirmation Class brings in a new teacher each week as class members deepen their faith through questions, activities, and quirky videos.


Confirmation Class Information Meeting

August 29, 2021 Confirmation Class is a year-long experience that prepares you to take responsibility for your own faith and life within the church. Who is it for? Confirmation Class is for all youth in the eighth grade and older who desire to make a profession of faith but have not yet been confirmed. Confirmation is an important part of…