Submerge Youth Ministries: For Students Grades 6-12
Sink Deep into God’s Love
Ministry Scripture: Ephesians 3:18
Mission: Helping students engage students in a relationship with Jesus using scripture study, worship and prayer, service, and community relationships.
Vision: Aldersgate Youth Ministries does not just minister TO youth, but ministers THROUGH them.  We aim to practice our faith to make an impact in the Des Moines community and to the ends of the earth.
1. Scripture Study
2. Worship and Prayer
3. Service
4. Community Relationships
Sr High-9th- 12th Grade
Sundays at 10:50am-Senior High Sunday School Class (Room 240)
Special Sundays at 10:50am-Twisted Bean Parent/Student Discussions (Merle Hay Rd)
Wednesdays from 2:30-3:30pm High School Student Discipleship (Narthex)
Wednesdays from 5-7pm- Youth Rec (5-5:30), Dinner (5:30-6) and Submerge Youth Group (6-7)
1st Wednesday of the month from 5pm-8pm- Youth Rec (5-5:30pm), Youth Mission Night (6-8pm)
Parents, Mentors, and Volunteer Leaders
Those who feel a calling or desire to work with our youth aged students can be Sunday School teachers, Wednesday Night Leaders, Special Event Volunteers, Mission Night Drivers, Cafe Hosts, Confirmation Mentors, or High School Discipleship Leaders.  Please contact me if you’d like to get involved!
Contact Information
Aldersgate UMC  –  515-278-0466

Spiritual Development: The fundamental reason that Aldersgate UMC exists is for individuals to be connected to God and community. Aldersgate UMC believes in creating opportunities and  resourcing persons of all ages so they may find a deeper connection with God. We invite you into a process that builds community and allows persons to dive deeper into their faith exploring what it means to be a follower of Christ.
AdultYouth, and Children Study Groups:
Sunday morning at 10:50 am
Wednesday night at 5:30 pm

We are dedicated to providing a safe environment for everyone within the church.  Which means all Children’s and Youth Volunteers have been through training, background checks, and continued instruction on creating a safe environment within our church.
For more information on what Safe Sanctuaries is please visit: Safe Sanctuaries