students at fumct

Building life-long disciples of Jesus Christ

FOOMack Student ministry


Rooms 250 - 254, Callahan Auditorium, and Horton Student Center

Contact: Charlee Rodgers

Wednesday nights: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.

Small Groups: 5:00 PM | Sundays

The mission of First Church's Student Ministry is to build life-long disciples of Jesus Christ. We create opportunities for students to collide with Jesus by meeting students where they are in their faith journey, building strong relationships and sharing the gospel. 

Confirmation Classes

Confirmation Class begins Sunday, September 23rd during the Sunday School hour at 10:00 a.m. and will continue through October.  The class will be taught by our youth interns, Katie Alexander and Garret McBride. Classes will meet in room 251 in the youth area & the Confirmation Service will be held on November 4th. All 6th graders and any student who hasn't been through Confirmation is welcome to attend.  Please contact if you have questions.

7th & 8th Grade Middle School Leadership Opportunity!!

Identity 2018 is a FOOMACK weekend retreat for 4th and 5th graders held at our church on October 27th and 28th.  The format will be similar to our Discovery weekend but condensed.  We would like our 7th and 8th grade Middle School students to prayerfully consider helping to lead/mentor our 4th and 5th grade students this weekend and as they enter the youth program at First Church.  If you would like to be part of this fun filled spiritual weekend please register below!  Registered leaders will receive a short application to complete before being selected to lead. Twenty leader spots are available.  Please contact if you have questions.

Register here!

somack (souled-out mack)

GRADES: 4th - 6th

SOMACK is a new ministry for 4th - 6th grade students. Each service is held one Sunday a month in Horton Cafe. This service is designed to help transition Souled Out students to the youth program, Foo-Mack. Please contact Stephen Stroud for more information.


October 27 - 28

Identity is a spiritual retreat for 4th and 5th graders, providing an opportunity to learn about and experience the love of God.  This retreat is held at our church and is a fun filled weekend where middle school students, youth staff, and adult volunteers lead the weekend!  

The students will arrive Saturday(10/27) at 11:00 a.m. and pickup will be at 10:00 a.m. Sunday(10/28). 

This weekend will include age appropriate worship sessions with a special guest speaker, an off campus event and then an overnight stay at the church.  We will conclude Sunday morning with a worship session in Callahan (2nd floor youth area), parents are invited to attend the worship service.  Registration is limited to the first 50 students.  Please contact

if you have any questions.


Dates:  October  27th and 28th

Cost: $85.00 – 4th & 5th grade

          $40.00 – Middle School Leaders

Location:  First United Methodist Church


Get registered soon! Spots will fill up quickly!

Register here!