GUMY Calendar


8 ASP Team Meeting, 5:30-7:30—Parent Info Meeting at 5 p.m.

15 GUMY Study Break! Broomball and Games in the Social Hall, 5:30-7:30

16 GUMY goes to Feed My Starving Children, 2:30-4:30 at the Schaumburg Location (leave GUMC at 1:30)  (must let Pastor Wendy or Mrs. Duback know you’re coming BY Jan. 11)

22 GUMY/Confirmation Class, 5:30-7:30

29 ASP Fundraiser: Chili Cook-Off! (immediately following 10 a.m. worship) (No GUMY that evening)  ASP Team (and GUMYouth who want to help!) please be present by 9 a.m. to help set up


5 GUMYSERVS: Right after worship, GUMY families are all invited to help pack “brown bag dinners” to serve to folks through the Night Ministry ( At 2:30 that afternoon, our high school youth will leave to go down to Humboldt Park to hand out the dinners to folks on the street—return to GUMC by 7.

12 UMC Cluster Event! One again we’re teaming up with area United Methodist Youth Groups in order to learn and grow! We’ll watch the play “Faceless” at Northlight Theater, then engage in a discussion about living in an interfaith world. Families welcome—more info: $12/youth and $43/adults (GUMY will pay for any chaperones/drivers!)—RSVP by Jan 25 to Wendy

19 All GUMY Fun Night (details to be announced!)

26 GUMY/Confirmation, 5:30-7:30


5 ASP Team Meeting/Safety Workshop, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

After Worship: March Madness Intergenerational Ping-Pong Tournament Begins!

10-12 GUMY/Confirmation Spring Retreat (tentative)

19 GUMY/Confirmation, 5:30-7:30

26 NO GUMY—Spring Break Week

Looking ahead…

May 20 End of the Year GUMY Family Banquet (especially celebrating High School Seniors and Confirmands)

May 21 Youth and Children lead Worship/ Senior Recognition, Confirmation Sunday

June 25 ASP Commissioning and Final Team Meeting, July 8-15 ASP Trip, July 23 ASP Sunday

Questions? Contact Pastor Wendy at 773.593.1555 or

Unless otherwise noted…GUMY meets Sunday evenings, from 5:30-7:30 pm at the church (dinner included)
On combined GUMY/Confirmation nights, we will gather for games and dinner as a large group, then our Confirmands will meet together during the second half of GUMY
Questions?  Contact Pastor Wendy at 773.593.1555 or
For info specific to Confirmation Class, contact Mrs. Linda Duback:  847.729.1015 or