Youth (Grades 6 to 12)

The United Methodist Church of Chagrin Falls provides an exciting and engaging program of ministry opportunities for young people of all ages. Under the leadership of Nicholas Gliha and many volunteers, teens can find opportunities to grow spiritually, develop deep friendships with others, serve the community and the world, and simply have a good time.


JAM (Jesus and Me) Sessions

Middle School (Grades 6- 8)
Sundays at 10 a.m. – Room 201
The Middle School class studies a variety of topics and Bible stories from Dares from Jesus, to Pictures of God, to Christian themes in present day movies, and much more. This room is stocked with a coffee maker, hot cocoa, cappuccino, pop tarts, granola bars, and juice each week. Hope to see you there!

High School (Grade 9-12)
Sundays at 10:00 a.m. – Youth Lounge
The High School class uses a great deal of video curriculum. We have studied random acts of kindness, the songs of U2, the book of John in rap form and much more. The lounge is stocked with coffee, cappuccino, hot cocoa, pop tarts, granola bars, and juice.  Join us please! We’ll save a couch for you!

Fellowship & Fun

Year-Round Youth Fellowship

We do many different things throughout the year, including worship services, fundraiser and a variety of fun activities. There is something for everyone. Group highlights are Youth Sunday, Service Projects, Cedar Point, Annual Retreat, and fellowship meetings. THE HIGH POINT is our Annual Mission Trip where we spread God’s love and message to those in need. Click here for a complete calendar.

Related Links

Summer Camps

Relevant Magazine


For more information, check out our Youth Calendar of events or contact Nick Gliha at For a copy of the yearly calendar click youth calendar 2016-2017.

In order for youth participate in our activities and events, a current medical form must be on file.  To get one click CFUMC medical form