Upward Sports

Spring Soccer 2015

We are excited to enter our sixth year of this wonderful youth ministry whose purpose is to promote the discovery of Jesus Christ through sport. Our league focuses on building a healthy competitive spirit that encourages and inspires players to look ahead to their own personal journey with excitement and energy.

Please see the Church’s calendar for the most up to date information for evaluation dates and times as well as starting dates for practices and games. You may also find more information at https://pdf.myupward.org/BRC68253.pdf, call 894-8965 or email MCUMCupwardsoccer@comcast.net for more information.

Spring Soccer 2014

Upward soccer celebrated its fifth season on Sunday, June 1st, 2014 by recognizing the players and coaches. The players were presented an Upward soccer trophy and a DVD entitled “The Big Story.” A huge thank you to all the staff and volunteers who made this season possible. A very special thank you to Kenny Thompson for his exceptional leadership of this program for the past five years!

Spring Soccer 2013

Upward soccer concluded its fourth season with a joyous worship service held on June 2, 2013.
Retired Pastor Bob Miller was recognized by the Upward leadership for his vision in 2009 to start an Upward sports ministry at Mt. Comfort bringing the love of Jesus Christ to the youth of the community in a new and exciting way.

Spring Soccer 2012

The third season of MCUMC UPWARD Soccer concluded Saturday, June 9 with a celebration at the church. Thanks to Kenny Thompson, director of the vital outreach ministry, and the many volunteers who made this season possible.

Spring Soccer 2011

UPWARD soccer concluded its second season this spring. Supported by 100 Days of Prayer, this ministry of MCUMC grew and provided countless blessings not only to the children who participated, but to the adults who volunteered their time. The UPWARD soccer celebration dinner included player recognition, entertainment, and a special gift to each participant. Thanks to the many volunteers who made the season a success!

Spring Soccer 2010

MCUMC UPWARD Soccer celebrated the conclusion of its first season June 1st. The evening event included a pizza dinner, player recognition, and entertainment by a world-class illusionist, David Garrard. A special gift was provided to each participant, an official size-four soccer ball. UPWARD reunited players and their families July 15th for a family movie night. Everyone enjoyed free popcorn and drinks and a good time of Christian fellowship. Look for upcoming events to be announced.