study groups for Adults
SUNDAY MORNING SMALL GROUPS
Note: Please refer to the Winter/Spring 2017 Sunday Morning Class Schedule (also available at most church entryways) for the most up-to-date room location for all classes.
Adult Bible Study Class - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This discussion-oriented class with a team of leaders is open to all ages. The scripture study reflects a historical exploration, and there is varied discussion among all participants pertaining to their individual beliefs. In addition, there is a comparison and contrast to other belief systems and contemporary application for the scripture lessons studied.
Bill Hight Class - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This class welcomes all age groups as they study the International Lesson Series (Bible Study). They encourage discussion, allowing participants to share their feelings and beliefs on a variety of topics.
Faith in Action - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This class is comprised of couples and singles born in the 60s/70s. An interest in building Christian relationships, healthy marriages and Christ-centered families is the focus of the lessons, which are taught by members of the class. Social activities and service projects enrich group life.
Life Applications - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This interactive class explores the daily challenges Christians face in living and working in today's society and Biblical teachings to guide us. A team of leaders facilitate discussions on applying God’s word to our lives.
Logos - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
"Logos" is a principle originating in Greek classical through which refers to "a universal divine reason, immanent in nature, yet transcending all oppositions and imperfections in the cosmos and humanity." The class uses a variety of curriculum, from Bible studies to topical studies to fiction works. There are periodic opportunities for fellowship at participants' homes, including an annual Christmas party and other get-togethers.
Navigators Class - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This discussion-oriented group studies topics of a spiritual nature. The class is diverse in age (40s-70s) and family makeup. Their mission is to be a cohesive group sharing spiritually and socially, as well as proactively responding to church and community needs. The Navigators class meets in the Davidson Town Hall (across Main Street from the Sanctuary).
Shalom - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
This discussion-oriented class is open to all age groups interested in thinking globally as Christians. They use a varied curriculum facilitated by class members.
Young Families - Sundays, 9:30 a.m.
For couples with and without children in their late 20s-early 30s.
WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY GROUPS
Companions in Christ - The Bible, fellowship, and friendship bring together this Bible and book study group of multigenerational women who want to learn to become more like Jesus. This group meets on Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. Questions? Contact Marsha Brodsky (704-236-1502).
Women's Wednesday Morning Bible Study - Open to women of all ages, we meet Wednesdays from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Your time will be spent in small group discussions, as well as viewing video sessions. Questions? Contact: Melanie Chrencik (704-728-4583).
SISTERS - A Wednesday evening Bible study for women of all ages and any stage of their spiritual journey. We leverage video-based studies that facilitate spiritual discussion, growth, and fellowship. For more information, contact Mary Stevenson.
Seekers of the Spirit - This group meets Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. - noon throughout the year. From various religious backgrounds, age groups, and life experiences, our common bond is that we are each working to grow in our relationship with God so that we can better do His work on earth. We warmly welcome those willing to make a similar commitment of their time and energy. Contact Sharan Carlisle for more information.
WE WANT YOUR FEEDBACK ON CURRICULUM
DUMC’s Resource Room has many studies available for Adult Education. A survey has been created for each curriculum on hand to provide recommendations and ratings to others interested in the study. Click here for the curriculum.
Please use this opportunity to provide your feedback regarding the usefulness of the curriculum and whether you would suggest it to others. The surveys are on-going, so as you complete a new study, be sure to return to the link.
For help with these surveys, please contact Rev. Linda Zastovnik.