Dates: June 5-12, 2021
Join us for a unique educational, spiritual, and missional trip to Durango, CO. Open to high school students and adults. Maximum of 20 people on this trip.
We'll enjoy bunkhouse camping and will learn to care for all God's creation through people, animals, and the environment. We will hike, visit hot springs, and enjoy a covered wagon dinner along with worship.
Register at colorado.lvfumc.org. Cost per person is $325.
Dates: June 16-18, 2021
This local mission experience is open to high school students and adults. We may not be on the roof in Memphis, but we are still serving in Longview. Our second annual SOS Texas mission will kick off June 16 as we prepare Wesley-McCabe UMC for the fall launch of Terrific Tuesday and lead VBS in the evenings for fun worship times at several locations in South Longview.
To register, go to sostx.lvfumc.org to sign up for shifts. The $35 registration fee includes a t-shirt, devotional materials, and meals.
Dates: June 21-25, 2021 (session #2)
Deadline to register for this session is June 6th
"Gospel transformation at the heart level: soul, mind, and body."
Join us for an overnight camp in Palestine, Texas, for students entering 3rd grade – entering high school seniors. Adults that volunteer as counselors are welcome to join. We will discover the new, safe ways Lakeview brings the Gospel transformation with the continued tradition of fun and fellowship.
For registration and camp information, go to lakeview.lvfumc.org. Scholarships available; contact
Dates: July 8-11, 2021
Same Big House, New Twist!
This local mission experience is open to middle school students entering 6th grade - entering 9th grade.
Join us for a new way to experience Big House: our middle school mission for middle school students. FUMC will be operating as a local hub for area Methodist churches for worship in the evenings as we go out to serve in Longview and surrounding areas. Projects include cooking, painting, mowing, and other light to medium work. Register at bighouse.lvfumc.org.
The $135 fee includes a t-shirt. Scholarships are available, contact Janice at
Dates: July 16-18, 2021
Kids entering Pre-K - entering 6th grade will embark on an undersea adventure, diving deeper into their faith and discovering the unwavering love of God! We will have multiple opportunities for families to get involved as well. Kids going into 5th and 6th grade will have the chance to do local service projects but won't miss out on any of the fun being had at church either! We will conclude the VBS weekend with the kids participating and sharing in worship on Sunday in Beacon Worship with a church-wide, ocean-themed lunch to follow! Register at vbs.lvfumc.org.
Friday, July 16th: Dinner for the entire family 5:30 - 6:00 PM / VBS: 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Saturday, July 17th: VBS: 9:00 - 11:30 AM
Sunday, July 18th: 10:45 AM: Beacon Worship - Children will lead songs in worship and share their VBS experience. / 12:00 PM: Churchwide lunch to conclude VBS.