Family Ministry

Family Ministry

Our Family Ministry welcomes all families to join us in a variety of ways! We develop, energize, and maintain vibrant programming to support our children, youth and families in their faith journeys from infancy to adulthood. We partner with families to help you grow TOGETHER in your relationship with God by combining the influence of church and home to fuel the faith in the next generation.

Children's Ministry

Infants-5th Grade

HPCUMC Children’s Ministry provides a fun, safe, and loving place where children and families can grow in their faith, grow in relationships, and grow in their knowledge of living as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Youth Ministry

6th-12th Grade

The Youth Ministry at Hyde Park Community seeks to partner with parents to help youth develop in all aspects of life while preparing for college and careers. Youth are given opportunities to explore their gifts and talents through worship, discipleship, and leadership.

Upcoming Events

Special Events

Family Service Event:
Pet Food Packing for Meals on Wheels

October 3

An ideal service event for ALL ages!  We welcome you to worship with us at 11:00.  Then, join us for pizza in the Little Theater.  We’ll depart for our project at 1:00.  To register,  Click HERE.

Super Serve Saturday

October 16

Service opportunities include family-friendly options, no contact options, and the option to work on a project from home.  This month’s mission partners are Wesley Chapel Mission Center, New Life Furniture Bank, and Center for Respite Care.  You can also serve at home by writing or decorating the Thanksgiving cards  that will accompany Kroger gift cards we are sharing in place of Thanksgiving Baskets.  For more information about COVID precautions, age recommendations, and to register Click HERE.

Youth Adventure Saturday

October date TBD

Youth (grades 6-12) will have another fantastic adventre Saturday (or Sunday) soon!  Stay tuned for more details. 

Pumpkin Picnic

October 31

We invite you to join us for worship at 11:00 and then picnic on the front lawn! Bring your own lunch, or order a boxed lunch.   Enjoy food, fellowship, photo-ops, and a mini-parade around the block.  Costumes are encouraged!  To register and to order lunch,  Click HERE.

Meet Our Family Ministry Team

HPCUMC Family Ministry provides a fun, safe and loving place where children and families can grow in their faith. If you have any questions, please contact us below!

Dana Calhoun

Director of Family Ministry

Pam Pilger

Assistant Director of Family Ministry

Sara Pease

Children's Ministry Coordinator for Family Ministry

Diane Dinsmore

Family Ministry Administrative Assistant

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Family Ministry

Our Family Ministry welcomes all families to join us in a variety of ways! We develop, energize, and maintain vibrant programming to support our children, youth and families in their faith journeys from infancy to adulthood. We partner with families to help you grow TOGETHER in your relationship with God by combining the influence of church and home to fuel the faith in the next generation.