Youth Ministries

We are inclusive and accepting of all youth and meet them where they are in their journey to Christ. Our programming balances volunteerism, mentoring opportunities, and mission work with fellowship, small group opportunities, and faith formation.


Sundays at King Avenue

10am Youth Sunday School, Grade 6 - 12

Donnenwirth Lounge (Upper Level)
For the safety and security of our King Avenue Kids, everyone must be checked into KidCheck to be in the nursery or participate in Worship Connections or Sunday School. 

If you need a KidCheck login or have questions, please see one of the Children’s Ministries Staff Members and we can assist you.                 
If you are a visitor, we ask that you also check in through KidCheck. Free accounts can be created at




At King Avenue UMC, nothing is more important to us than the safety and security of your children. That’s why we’ve chosen KidCheck as our children’s check-in solution to bring you the best check-in experience and to allow us to partner with you to keep your children safe.
We will go live with KidCheck on October 6, 2013. It is important you create your account prior to this date. You can create your free account online now

  1. Go to the King Avenue KidCheck website
  2. Click on I'm a parent and I want to create a free account
  3. On the right-hand side, click I have never set up a KidCheck account.
  4. Fill out the information, then be sure to select King Avenue as the organization.
  5. Click Register
  6. The tabs will allow you to fill out information about your kids, and will allow you to add additional guardians.

You can create your account from the comfort of home, it’s simple and will only take a few minutes. Creating your account prior to the above date helps us have a smooth transition, and helps your first check-in go faster so you can get on your way.
Here is the direct link.

This Week's Youth Events

Jun 26
Jun 27
Jun 28
Jun 29
Jun 30
Jul 2

Backpack Collection

All Day Event

Multi-Age Sunday School

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Youth News

King Ave Digest 6/26/17

Here are the upcoming happenings at King Avenue UMC. Please scroll through this week's announcements, then check out ministry/category announcements that pertain to you. You can click on the included links for more …Read More

King Avenue's New Connection Tool - Realm!

  Realm Connect We are excited to get started with REALM, our new King Avenue connection tool! Realm will give you an opportunity to receive targeted communication in areas that pertain to you, interact with members …Read More

June 2017 Carillon Newsletter & Calendar

Download the June Carillon Newsletter and June 2017 Calendar to find out all that is happening at King Avenue as we begin our summer season! Here is a summary of upcoming happenings. Check out …Read More

KACYFM News - Summer 2017

King Avenue Children, Youth, & Family Ministries - Summer 2017 Sunday, June 4 at 10am     Multi-Age Sunday School (through the summer) Tuesday, June 6 from 6:30 - 7:30pm   …Read More

Tuesday Walking Group

The Walking Group at King Avenue UMC  Tuesdays, beginning on June 6     6:30 - 7:30pm     Spend an hour with other adults and get some exercise in at the same …Read More

Backpack and School Supply Drive

Sun, June 18 Backpacks for Kids Collection Begins Milling Area, King Avenue UMC- Main Level Look for the yellow school bus stop in the Milling Area! Pick a grade level tag, purchase and fill a backpack with the designated …Read More