Student and Family Ministries

The Student and Family Ministries at Oak Lawn UMC is focused on creating engaging, challenging, and empowering opportunities for children from birth through high school, and their families. We are focused on strengthening discipleship, encouraging and empowering ministry with others, and participating and creating opportunities for community engagement.


Sunday School (10:00-10:50 am)
We offer three age-appropriate lectionary-based curriculum classes.

Elementary Class Kindergarten-4th grade 
Middle School Class 5th grade- 8th grade 
High School Class 9th grade- 12th grade 

Preschool Sunday School beginning September 3, Pre-K Sunday School will meet during our 11 am Service and will use an age-appropriate lectionary-based curriculum.


All Church Service Day 9 am – 1 pm
October 14th — Sneaker Sunday Set Up
November 11th — Turkey Dinner Bag Assembly
December 9th — Caroling

Community Engagement

Promise House Partnership
Sleep Out November 9th

Pride Parade
September 17th 

Sam Houston Elementary School Partnership

Medrano Elementary School Partnership

September/October Calendar:

Regular Sunday Schedule:
Student Worship Arts Group: SWAG (3rd grade and up) 12:45 pm-1:45 pm
United Methodist Youth Fellowship: UMYF (6th – 12th grade) 1:45 pm-3:30 pm

September 17th: Pride Parade 12 pm – 4pm (No Worship Arts or Youth Group)
September 24th:
Celebration Sunday: SWAG leads in Worship, SWAG rehearsal, no UMYF

October 1st: World Communion Sunday: SWAG leads in Worship, regular afternoon schedule LUNCH PROVIDED
October 8th: 
October 15th: 
Regular afternoon schedule, Mission Trip Info Meeting, LUNCH PROVIDED
October 22nd: 
Regular afternoon schedule, BRING A SACK LUNCH
October 29th: 
SWAG rehearsal, Trunk or Treat with Cathedral of Hope – more info to come



Questions? Ideas? Want to volunteer? Contact Heather Gottas,