Children and Youth

Sunday School
for Children and Youth 

10:15 a.m. 

FUMC Kids (Upper Level—Room 15)

Kasey Petersen and another adult

Preschool-K (Lower Level—Room 5)

Rachael Sloan, John Will

1-2 Grades (Lower Level—Room 3)

Doxie Weber, Brett Harrison

3-4 Grades (Lower Level—Room 4)

Jeni Sloan, Shaya Sorenson

5-8 Grades (Youth Room 3)

Brian Hornbuckle, Erin Faas

Sunday School Superintendent

Meesha Lenning

Room locations are also available on the kiosk right inside the front door.


Confirmation is a program for youth to learn more about the Bible, Christianity, the United Methodist Church and how we are to live as believers in Jesus Christ.   Confirmation is happening as part of Youth Group in addition to a once-a-month meeting.

Interested in confirmation? Contact Johnathan Stone or 382-6536.

Adult Classes

Contact Jim Shelledy.

Nevada First UMC Scholarships

Two scholarships from our own church are also available.  One scholarship is given to a graduating high school senior who is a member of our church.  Another scholarship is available to a student of any age who is a member of our church and currently enrolled in an accredited college or technical school.

The application forms for both scholarships are available at the church office or on the church website ( under the Growing tab and then Education). 

Completed forms must be returned to the church office by May 1, 2023.

Graduating High School Senior Form

Attending Undergraduate Form

Bible Studies

Women's Bible Study

An on-going Bible study is available on Tuesday mornings at 6:30 a.m. in the meeting room at The Regency.  Women of all ages are welcome.  Contact:  Marilyn Hunter.

Men's Bible Study

An on-going Bible study is available on Wednesday mornings at 8:00 a.m.  Men of all ages are welcome.  Contact:  Jim Shelledy

Short-term Studies

Short-term studies are offered periodically throughout the year.

Long-term Studies

No long-term studies are offered currently.

For more information about our Education opportunities, contact Jeni Sloan or Doxie Weber or call the office at (515) 382-6536.