St. Paul’s UMC Youth

 Confirmation Classes

2018-2019 St. Paul’s Confirmation Calendar


August: Unit 1- Our Journey

19: Rev. Darren Skinner

26: Rev. Darren Skinner


September: Unit 2- Our History and Heritage

9: Rev. Gorton Smith

17: Rev. Gorton Smith

23: Rev. Gorton Smith

30: Unit Three-Our Life Together- Sean Barham, Certified Lay Servant.


October: Unit 3- Our Life Together

14: Dr. Doug Weeks

21: Mike Hall, Certified Lay Servant

28: Rev. Darren Skinner

November: Unit 4- Our Beliefs

4: Sean Barham, Certified Lay Servant

11: Rev. Paul Duerksen

December: Unit 4- Our Beliefs

2: Rev. Darren Skinner

9: Rev. Paul Duerksen

 January 2019: Unit 5- Our Theology

6: Rev. Darren Skinner

13: Rev. Paul Duerksen

27: Rev. Paul Duerksen

February: Unit 5- Our Theology

3: Rev. Carol Tuck


February: Unit 6- Faith and Calling

10: Rev. Carol Tuck

24: Sean Barham, Certified Lay Servant

March: Unit 6- Faith and Calling

1-3: R.O.C-Tentative

10: Mike Hall: Certified Lay Servant

31: Rev. Darren Skinner – Last Class


April 7: Confirmation Sunday


St. Paul’s Vocal Youth Band in the choir room on Sundays @ 11:45am.

Sheila Skinner is the Director of Student Ministries at St. Paul’s UMC. Sheila is also a Certified Lay Minister in the UMC New Mexico Conference, El Paso, TX District.
From 2010-2015 Sheila was the Director of Children’s ministries at Hobbs First UMC as well as the dean of King’s Kids Camp at Sacramento Assembly. 
Sheila is the mother of three sons, a daughter in law, future daughter in law, and two pugs. She and her husband Rev. Darren have been in ministry for over 20 years together. Rev. Darren has been in ministry for 30 years.