Ministries

At YLUMC, we believe to have ways for people of all ages to have ways to connect with God.  Our ministries help us ‘Engage, Learn, Grow, and Give.’
Here’s a list of some of the ministries you may want to be involved with:

 

Children’s Ministry:

The mission of YLUMC’s Children’s Ministry is to reach and teach children so they will learn to love God, live for God and lead others to God

Ways to serve:
Sunday School Aid, Baking Day, and Vacation Bible School

Ministry Leader: Shelly DeBaun

 

Preschool Ministry:

The YLUMC Preschool is committed to helping children grow and develop physically, socially, emotionally, intellectually and spiritually in a loving, safe and positive Christian atmosphere.

Ways to be involved:

Volunteer for various school Events and Projects

Ministry Leader: Jodi Hammond

 

Music and Media Ministries:

The Music and Media Team uses music, audio, video and internet technologies to impact lives by creating and facilitating relevant, creative and accessible Worship Experiences.

Ways to serve:

Praise Team (Band and Vocals), Adult Ensemble, Bell Choir, Audio Team, Computer Graphics, Video Team, and Librarian

Ministry Leader: Bobby G

 

Worship Planning Team:

The Worship Planning Team assists the pastor in planning and implementing all aspects of our worship services and special worship events. This team provides oversight and scheduling for our Liturgists.

Ways to serve: Liturgist

Ministry Leaders: Pastor Lynn/Bobby G.

 

Worship Ministry:

The Worship Ministry of YLUMC is the heart of the life of our church. This dedicated team prepares the Sanctuary for Sunday worship, decorates the Altar and coordinates Communion.

Ways to Serve: See Dianne Limpp

 

Intentional Faith Development:

Intentional Faith Development (IFD) plans all the ministries that help us grow in faith outside of weekly worship, such as Bible Studies, Sunday School classes, support groups, and prayer teams.

Ways to be involved: Sign up for weekly Bible studies today!

 

Prayer Ministry:

The YLUMC Prayer Team is committed to serving the church family by praying on our behalf. No need is too small to take to God!

Ways to serve:

Prayer station leader, Prayer Chain participant, Visitation & Phone calls to those with prayer needs.

Ministry Leader: Greg Robbins

 

Hospitality Team:

The Hospitality Ministry Team enjoys creating a warm and welcoming experience for our guests and regular attendees. We do this with smiles, handshakes, and little food too.

Ways to serve:

Greeter,Usher, Sunday Fellowship RefreshmentTeam, Costco Donation Pick up Team

Ministry Leaders: Diane Limpp/Ann Test

 

United Methodist Women:

United Methodist Women (UMW) is an intergenerational community of women whose purpose is to develop a creative supportive fellowship and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Ways to participate:

Serving in Mission Projects and Participating in Events

Ministry Leader: Ann Test

 

Trustees:

The Board of Trustees supervises and maintains the YLUMC property for its effective use in carrying out all of our Ministries. You can assist our Trustees with your God-given skills and trade experience!

Ways to serve: Periodic Projects, All Church Workdays

Ministry Leader: Wendy Canfield

 

Wednesday Willing Workers:

This amazing team of Godly men do various repairs and projects around the church on Wednesday mornings like painting, electrical work or even office remodeling. All repair work is done with a willing heart to serve.

Ways to serve: Volunteer on Wednesday mornings

Ministry Leader: John Sammons

 

Meals Ministry:

YLUMC’s Meal Ministry extends our hospitality by donating and/or delivering meals to those in need. It’s a wonderful way to extend God’s care.

Ways to serve: Meal Donation, Driver

Ministry Leader: LaDeana McCarthy