Youth Ministry

Ready. Prepare. Transform.

Our mission is to ready youth through unique volunteer opportunities, mission trips and in-depth Bible studies so that they can take on life and be followers of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. 

Youth Ministry – Guys and Girls 7th-12th grade
Find us upstairs above the Gym!


7th – 12th Grade Bible Study
Sundays 6:00 – 7:30 pm

7th – 12th Grade Small Groups
Wednesdays 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Tuesday Breakfast

You’re Invited!! Grades 7-12 meet on Tuesday mornings for a hot breakfast and a devotion. Cost is $3/person and transportation to school can be arranged! Contact us for more info!

Tuesdays, 7:00 – 7:30 am


*Please note: A FUMC of Dothan Student Ministry Medical form is required for all youth events.


Date: June 13. Get ready for fun times with the FUMC Dothan Youth as they travel to Six Flags over Georgia. The sign up deadline is May 1. Cost: $75. Limited spots available!
For more information, email Robbie Amunds at

2022 Oakwood Summer Youth Camp at Blue Lake in Andalusia

Dates: June 27-July 1. Oakwood is a retreat at Blue Lake Camp. Multiple churches take part in these retreats each summer. Each day there will be morning and night sessions, worship and a message from a special speaker, as well as amazing activities to get involved in including teams games and basketball.

The camp costs $150 with $75 due by May 1, and full payment due by June 20.

If a scholarship is needed, or you would like to know more, please contact Robbie Amunds at
Please click all the links below to download information, forms and permissions.
For more information, email Robbie Amunds at

High school mission trip
to tuskegee

Alabama Rural Ministry is an organization that provides home repair work for those living in poverty in the Tuskegee area. ARM hosts a free summer camp for underprivileged children in the city to learn about Jesus and “receive some much needed love!”

When: July 17-22
Tuskegee, AL
9th graders-recent graduates
(Skilled adults are also welcome to volunteer, for more information, please email Robbie at

Please click all links below to download information, forms, permissions and to register for this amazing opportunity to give back!

trip to laguna beach retreat

Dates: July 29-August 1. Have some fun in the sun with the FUMC Dothan Youth as they travel to the Laguna Beach Christian Resort in Panama City Beach, Florida. Cost – $200. A $50 deposit is due May 1, with full payment due July 15.  
For more information, email Robbie Amunds at

Below programs are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
For more details on how our church is responding to this,

United Methodist
Youth Fellowship

Join UMYF on Sunday evenings for worship led by the Youth Praise Band with a meal to follow. Meet new people during this time of fellowship that includes Bible study, games and much more!!

Sundays, 4:00 – 7:15 pm


Praise and Worship is led by UMYF on Sunday nights. If you would like to help lead worship, please arrive by 4:00 pm, and we’d love for you to join us!

Youth Ministry Staff

Robbie Amunds

Director of Youth Ministry

Leisa Owens

Assistant Director of Youth Ministry