United Methodist Church


La Plata United Methodist church

Questions Posed
to Our Youth

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Current Question

"What words would you use to describe our Youth Ministry?"

  • Inspiring
  • Fun
  • Growth
  • Welcoming
  • Amazing
  • Enlight ening
  • Creazy
  • Soul Fire
  • Perfect

As We see it

The Youth Ministry at La Plata United Methodist Church is for all youth in grades 6 - 12 who want to explore their faith, grow closer to God and be in Christian Fellowship.  All youth are welcome!

Our Youth Ministry seeks to be a comfortable and safe place for youth to connect to God through faith in Jesus Christ.  We offer love, forgiveness, nurturing and encouragement to both leaders and youth. We ‍‍‍strive to be be people whose purpose is to move ourselves and others along in our spiritual journeys and faith development.

Our mission statement indicates our focus:

"In response to God's call, the youth (and leaders) at La Plata UMC strive to build relationships with each other, with our God, with our church and with our community through sharing our faith.".

Who We are

Sunday School for middle and high school youth is offered from
9:45 - 10:45 AM each week.

  • Youth Group
  • Bible Study
  • Lock-in
  • Manidokan Retreat
  • Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper
  • Trunk N Treat
  • Appalachian Service Work Trip

We are a part of the Baltimore/Washington Conference and participate in district and conference events for youth.

Our Year

La plata united methodist church

3 Port Tobacco Road La plata MD

301-934-2288    [email protected]

La Plata

The La plata united methodist church youth ministry

Let's see how inventive we can be in encouraging love and helping out, not avoiding worshiping together as some do, but spurring each other on.

— Hebrews 10:25

Please contact our Youth Leader, Corrie Roberts, for more information.  She can be reached at‍‍‍ [email protected] or call the church office at 301-934-2288.  Click on the Youth Logo to download a copy of our brochure.

Mud, Suds, and Youth - Annual Youth Kick-off Event - August 26, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

We're Looking for You to Join Us

Current Events - ‍‍‍Youth Movie Night‍‍‍