CROSSROADS Student Ministries

We are the YOUTH of First United Methodist Church of Slidell, Louisiana

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Publications & Resources

<-----  Click the CROSSROADS icon for a copy of the FEBRUARY Newsletter.

<-----  Just click the icon to go to their website where there are lots of resources for parents and youth workers.

Just click the Parent Page icon for the FEBRUARY edition and a look into youth culture.

<----- Just click the Parent Cue icon to go their website where there are a TON of resources for our parents!

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Join us at 9:45 ALIVE! Every Sunday morning!

Winter Jam 17 - March 18th, 2017 - Smoothie King Center, New Orleans
All 7th-12 Graders & Confirmation Students invited!  Click the above graphic to register now!
Price is $30 per student for Premium Tickets to the concert.
Premium tickets include lunch, personalized laminated pass, priority seating before the doors open, tshirts,
pre-concert merchandise giveaways, and time with the artists!
Registration closes January register now!

Registration is now closed
However, we are taking a waiting list.  If you are interested please see Bruce.
BigStuf Panama City Beach
June 5-9, 2017

We all come from different backgrounds.
Some of us attend Northshore High,
others attend Slidell, Pearl River, or Salmen High
Schools.  Some of us come from families with lots of money and others of us have to work hard to make ends meet.  NONE of that matters in this place.  The ground is level here for everyone! 
Some of us are sports heroes, and others of us are computer nerds.  It doesn’t matter if you’re a prep, geek, jock, or nothing.  We’re just GLAD to have you with us! 
We are not as much a youth group as we
are a YOUTH FAMILY.  Whether this is your first time here or your millionth, we’re REALLY GLAD to have you join us!

Inside-Out Bible Study
EVERY Sunday after 9:45 ALIVE
For ALL Youth
Grades 7-12


Shaken Bible Study
Begins Jan 15th
Inside-Out Bible Study


Looking for a short-term way to serve your church?

Contact Bruce for more info


Junior Girls Small Group Meeting
(7th, 8th, 9th graders)
No February Meeting

Senior Girls Small Group Meeting
(10th, 11th, 12th graders)
Feb 12th  - 7-8pm
Place: Marble Slab Creamery
Contact Heidi Weber for more info

E-100 Challenge
Join our group & congregation as we
explore the "essential" 100 verses in the Bible
for 2017.  Need a study book?  Just
ask Bruce


A look at what’s happening

at Crossroads:

Feb 5th (10am-12:30pm)
Psycho Night
Feb 12th (5-7pm) - FLC

VBS Set Construction
Maker Fun Factory
Feb 19th
5-7pm - FLC

Daraja Children's Choir of Africa
Feb 23rd - 7pm

Tentative Confirmation Schedule for 2017
All Class will be 8:30am - 9:30am
in the youth room unless noted.

Feb 12 - Class 5

Feb 19 - Class 6

Feb 19th (5-7pm) - VBS Set Construction with Youth Group

Feb 23 - 7pm - Worship with Daraja
Children's Choir of Africa

Mar 5 - Class 7

Mar 12 - Class 8

Mar 18th - Winter Jam New Orleans (register by Jan 31st)

Mar 19 - Class 9

Mar 24/25 - Confirmation Day with the Bishop
Registrations are NOW being taken for
Confirmation Day with the Bishop.
page for the forms. 
All registration forms due NLT Feb 19th.
Class 10 (will be done during our retreat time)

Apr 2 - Class 11

Apr 9 - Class 12

Apr 23 - Class 13

Apr 30 - Class 14

May 14 - Class 15 (Meeting with Senior Pastor)

May 21 - Confirmation Sunday at 945 Alive
Confirmation Reception to follow the service.

Missed a class and need the handouts?

February Notes:
No Crossroads meeting on Feb 26th - Happy Mardi Gras!