Youth Activities

Youth Activities Youth are a core part of Grace UMCLA. Youth are enrolled in 6-12th grades, and at Grace UMCLA, we are committed to offering great activities geared to youth needs and interests. Sunday School is offered each week at 9:45-10:45 a.m., Dance Ministry rehearses September - June, Youth Ushers serve on each 4th and 5th Sundays, and the Methodist Youth Fellowship group meets on 5th Sundays at 9:45-10:45 a.m. Community service projects, away camps, and fun excursions

Youth Activities2018-03-30T01:13:18+00:00

Farewell to International Singer

Yoshika Kitanani, gospel/jazz singer, who studied with the Voices of Grace Choir director, Melida Smith, sang with the Voices of Grace Choir at Grace UMCLA. She was recognized during worship on her last Sunday at Grace UMCLA before returning to her native Japan. Grace UMCLA is a destination for visitors as a spiritual home away from home. College students, transplants from other regions of the U.S., and international visitors have found our congregation to be warm, friendly and

Farewell to International Singer2017-10-06T12:50:51+00:00

Tee Shirt Sunday

Throughout the month of September, Grace UMC will focus on Christian education. As a part of our month-long focus, on Sunday, September 9, during morning worship at 7:45 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., everyone is invited to wear their favorite school, college or university tee-shirt! Show your pride and serve as a role model to our children and youth. Since we will continue with casual dress through the month of September, feel free to wear your jeans with your

Tee Shirt Sunday2018-09-01T08:22:56+00:00

Chancel Choir Rehearsal

The Chancel Choir sings anthems, traditional gospel and classic spirituals. Rehearsals are held on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. and the choir ministers in worship on 3rd Sundays at 7:45 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.

Chancel Choir Rehearsal2016-11-28T03:02:47+00:00

Dance Ministry Rehearsal

The Dance Ministry at Grace UMCLA is comprised of three groups: For children (pre-school to elementary) - Anointed Angels For middle school (grades 6-8th) - Dynamic Dancers For high school and young adult - Dancing with Grace The dancers minister in Sunday worship celebrations and special church events. Rehearsals are open to boys and girls. For more information, leave a message at the Church Office for the Dance Ministry Adult Coordinator.

Dance Ministry Rehearsal2016-10-30T04:01:14+00:00

Dance Ministry

Dance Ministry The Dance Ministry rehearses on 1st and 3rd Saturdays each month. Parents and guardians are welcome to attend and bring new participants. This ministry is open to girls and boys: Anointed Angels for elementary aged students Dynamic Dancers for middle school aged students Dancing with Grace for high school aged students Geneva Smith continues as instructor/choreographer. Questions? Contact the church office and leave a message for Bridgette Smith, dance ministry coordinator. The dancers will minister in worship

Dance Ministry2017-10-06T13:04:02+00:00

Dance Ministry Rehearsal

The Dance Ministry at Grace UMCLA is comprised of three groups: For children (pre-school to elementary) - Anointed Angels For middle school (grades 6-8th) - Dynamic Dancers For high school and young adult - Dancing with Grace The dancers minister in Sunday worship celebrations and special church events. Rehearsals are open to boys and girls. For more information, leave a message at the Church Office for the Dance Ministry Adult Coordinator. The dance groups will rehearsal together for

Dance Ministry Rehearsal2016-09-26T01:02:35+00:00