Shady Grove United Methodist Church -- Mechanicsville
Saturday, February 23, 2019
growing together

Confirmation Information

2018-2019 Confirmation Registration
Confirmation class is an opportunity for 8th grade students to learn more about their Christian faith and United Methodist Heritage. The class invites students to learn more about the commitment to follow Christ as a disciple and allows them to explore whether they feel ready to undertake that life-changing commitment.  
Registration for the 2018-2019 Confirmation Class is now closed. 
Important Dates
  • January 21, 2019, Service Opportunity
  • Confirmation Sunday, May 19, 2019
Class Layout
  • Class sessions meet roughly twice monthly from October to May, with time in between sessions for students to interact with their mentors, and with you, as parents, about what they are learning in class. 
  • On days when class is scheduled, the experience will include both class and worship, alternating between the 9:45 or 11:15 a.m. worship services. Worship attendance is part of the class commitment. 
  • There will be several outside of class opportunities for service, fellowship, and learning.
To download a complete tentative class schedule, please click here.
For more information regarding Confirmation, please contact Dwayne Stinson, Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries at