Six churches in Tennessee River District gathered for youth dodgeball event & donated socks for ministry

12/13/2017

Youth from six churches in the Tennessee River District gathered to play dodgeball and donated more than 100 pairs of socks for ministry. (Submitted photo)

A group of 26 young people representing six churches participated in the Tennessee River District Youth Dodgeball Tournament on Saturday, Dec. 2, at Jackson First United Methodist Church in Jackson, Tennessee.

In addition to playing dodgeball, the group shared in worship, sang, snacked and watched a Christmas movie. They also collected more than 100 pairs of socks for outreach ministries in the Memphis Conference.

Paris First United Methodist in Paris, Tennessee, Church donated the most socks and Huntingdon First United Methodist Church in Huntingdon, Tennessee, brought the largest group of youth.

For more information about this year's event and plans for next year, contact the Tennessee River District.