Retreats, Events and Activities

Ordinary: Spring Retreat Logo 2017

Beach Retreat 2017: Extraordinary

Panama City Beach, Fla.
June 2-5

$200 if registered by Sunday, March 26. This pricing level is now closed.
$225 for registrations after March 26 and before Sunday, April 30. This pricing level is now closed.
$245 for registrations after April 30.
$75 deposit required at registration.

You were meant for more. Don’t settle. You are more than ordinary. You are extraordinary! Come for a great time with sand, water, friends and Jesus. Bring a friend and receive a 10 percent tuition discount for both.

Register and pay here by May 21.

Download the Beach Retreat Form Package here

VBS 2017 logo & characters

VBS Volunteer Training and Pizza Dinner

June 7 and June 10
6:45-8 p.m.
Methodist Youth Center

Because Vacation Bible School is such a transformational ministry program, all volunteers are required to attend and complete a training session. We’ll make it fun and informational, and we’ll feed you too! Does it get any better?

VBS 2017

June 12-15

Come and be a volunteer or team leader, as we help to support Alpharetta Methodist’s Children’s Ministry in one of our biggest outreach missions for the year.

Each morning, the Roots Student Ministry will host a breakfast devotion for all Student Ministry volunteers. Be sure to join us for that. It’s a great way to start the morning.

Volunteer registration will begin on February 27.

Off-Site/Poolside Bible Study

June 21
6:45-8 p.m.

More details to come, but save the date and plan to meet us at the pool.

Bowling and Lunch

June 29
12-3 p.m.
Roswell Lanes

Sometimes the summer just drags on. Come and catch up with friends, throw some strikes and have some lunch. It’s always great to just get together. Meet at Roswell Lanes. Students must provide their own transportation and bowling/lunch money. Pay when you arrive.

No sign up needed. Just show up and bring a friend.

Laser Show at Stone Mountain

July 8
6-11 p.m.
Stone Mountain Park

Cost $10

It’s a southern tradition. Join us for a picnic, some Frisbee and a great time hanging out in community. This is just plain fun that you don’t want to miss.

Introduce a friend to the Roots Student Ministry.

Sign up and pay on line by July 2.

Off-Site/Poolside Bible Study

July 12
6:45-8 p.m.

More details to come, but save the date and plan to meet us at the pool.

Campout and Zip Line: High School Students
North Ga. Canopy Tours
Lula, Ga.
July 14-15

Cost: $110.00
Deposit required: $50.00

Spend Friday night hanging out at a campfire and then sleep in a teepee. On Saturday, have some breakfast, and then head out for two hours of zip lining on a great course.

Meals and transportation are included; disc golf is optional for an additional $7 per person.

Space is limited to 20 students.  10 girls/ 10 guys

Due to required deposits, you must sign up and pay on line by June 10.
sign up here

Wetumpka Mission  Project 2017

July 16-21
Wetumpka, Alabama

Cost: $200 ($50 deposit due at registration.)

We’re excited to partner with YouthWorks again this year. Wetumpka, Alabama, is a small community just about 10 miles north of Montgomery, right on the Coosa River. It’s home to around 6,500 people.

Through the week, we’ll facilitate a kids club at a local church, participate in work projects and serve with organizations seeking to meet the needs of the community.

Space is limited to 35 students, so sign up early.

Register here by July 2.

Kayak the Chestatee

July 27
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Dahlonega, Ga.

Cost: $40 ($20 deposit required at registration.)

Come out and kayak down a remote, lazy river. Afterward, we’ll enjoy a cookout before returning to civilization. Be sure to invite a friend into the student community.

* Single kayaks only on this river.

Space is limited.

Register and pay online by July 23.