Upward is an evangelistic sports ministry specifically designed for boys and girls four-years-old through sixth grade. Emphasis is placed on “Christlikeness” and good sportsmanship—not championships and trophies.

Upward Sports Mission Statement: To introduce children to Jesus Christ by creating opportunities through sports.  More information about Upward Sports can be found here.


Upward Fall Volleyball is available for students entering Grades 1-8 in the fall of 2022. 

Early registration is $120 now through June 11. As of June 12 the fee will increase to $150 through July 23.

All players will need to provide their own black shorts.

Evaluations will be held July 25 and July 28 in the Family Life Center gym. All players must attend one evaluation. Sign up for an evaluation will be emailed once registration is complete.

Player Registration HERE
Volunteer Registration HERE

Practices will start the week of August 22 and the first game will be September 9! All games and practices will be held in the Family Life Center gym. The last game will be October 29. 

For more information, contact us at upward-soccer@friendswoodmethodist.org