First Congregational Church of Wilmette | Youth


Young people in 7th-12th grade attend worship and participate in worship as ushers, greeters, and readers on a regular basis.
On Wednesday nights, our Confirmation program for 7th-8th graders prepares participants for the affirmation of their baptismal vows at the end of 8th grade.
Our Senior High program for 9th-12th graders foster fun, friendship, spirituality, and opportunities for service. Youth participate in service projects, outings, and retreats in addition to Wednesday programs.

The Wednesday schedule beginning September 14, 2016 is:

6:00 – 6:45 p.m. – Confirmation for 7th-8th grade in the Upper Room
6:45 – 7:15 p.m. – Dinner for All Youth, 7th – 12th grade, in the Dining Room
6:45 – 7:15 p.m. – Senior High Youth Group for 9th – 12th grade in the Upper Room

*On the First Wednesday of the month – Intergenerational Nights – there are no youth meetings. Youth are encouraged to attend and participate in Intergenerational Night activities.

Annual Youth Mission Trip: our annual youth mission to Edisto Island, South Carolina is a formative time of service and a time of growth in faith.