United Methodist Youth

Welcome to the United Methodist Youth program at Kennewick First UMC! We offer opportunities for youth to learn and practice Christian principles and participate in fun activities. It is our goal to provide a safe and structured environment where the youth feel welcomed and loved by the Lord and their Leaders. Jr. UMY is offered to 6th graders through 8th graders and Sr. UMY is offered to 9th graders through 12th graders.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, September 20, UMY Ice Blocking @ Carmichael Middle School. Bring a mask, water bottle, and towel! Reserve a your spot and and ice block by visiting our Reopen Church website.

Tuesdays Beginning September 15: You are welcome to join Rachel and the Cornerstone teachers on Zoom for virtual Cornerstone Bible Study on Tuesdays Jr. UMY is at 6:00 PM and Sr. UMY is at 7:00 PM.

Sunday, September 20:  You are welcome to join Rachel, the Youth Director, and the youth group Leaders on Zoom for virtual youth group. Jr. UMY is from 5:00 – 6:30 PM and Sr. UMY is from 6:30 – 8:00 PM. For Zoom UMY, we will be using supplies for crafts, games, and cooking! Please sign up for receiving a Zoom UMY supply box by visiting our Reopen Church website.

If you have not yet received the link for the UMY Zoom link for Cornerstone and UMY or know someone who would like to register for UMY, please call the church office at (509)582-2163 or email Rachel at rachel@kennewick.com.

October 2020 Calendars



UMY Forms

Overview Letter

Parent Permission Form

UMY Rules 

Personal Information 

Social Media

Facebook: Kennewick 1st Jr & Sr UMY

Instagram: @kf_umy

YouTube: Kennewick First United Methodist Youth


Thank you to our amazing youth group Leaders for serving the Lord and our youth program! Our youth are blessed to have such loving and fun adults to nurture and lead them in their faith and during the season:

Jr. UMY Leaders

Starlite Buchholz
Sean Holloway
Dick Nelson
Jeff Varzandeh

Sr. UMY Leaders

Jim Door
Sherry Elvik
Sierra Hogg
Danny Kuby
Kiauna Kuby
Jeff Varzandeh
Sean Holloway

Jr. UMY Cornerstone Teachers

Bracken Deatherage

Jr. UMY Cornerstone Teachers

Brittany Becker
Jim Door

Rachel Loomis
Director of Youth Ministries

(509)582-2163 ext. 110
Email Rachel

We are thankful for all of your love and support and could not do it without you.

Please continue to keep the youth and leaders in your prayers as we begin the 2020-2021 UMY year!