Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Youth & Young Adult Ministries

Youth Group

The Mid-High Youth Group meets Sunday evenings from 3:30 to 5:00 PM for a variety of activities including games, recreation, crafts, & small group discussions.
This group also meets for a weekday Zoom chat every Tuesday @ 5:30pm

The High School Connect Group meets Sunday evenings from 5:30 to 7:00pm for games, small group discussion, and Bible study.

Contact: Tracy Esslinger, Director of Children, Youth, and Young Adult Ministries, tracy@uumc-lc.org, 575-522-8220.

Youth Handbell Choir

Middle School and High School students are also invited to join the Young Ringers, led by Eileen Gilbert. Students learn music fundamentals while having fun and playing both traditional and contemporary music. The group performs at worship services and hosts concerts and special events.

Contact: Eileen Gilbert, Director, ekgilbert72@gmail.com or call the office at 575-522-8220 for more information.

Young Adults

The Wesley Fellowship, over at 2425 Jordan (just one block south of UUMC, is open from 12-3pm everyday for college students who need a place to relax, do homework, or just hang out and shoot pool.

You can also join them for Wednesday night worship and Friday night Open-mic both at 8:30pm.

Women meet for Zoom Bible Study at 7pm on Fridays and men meet Tuesday at 2 pm at the Wesley.

Contact: Brian Townsend, NMSU Wesley Director  brian@uumc-lc.org