Adult Life Groups

Current Small Groups and Studies

Tuesday Morning Bible Study

This group is currently studying "Calvin vs. Wesley: Bringing Belief inline with Practice" and is led by Pastor Rodney Whitfield. All Men and Women are welcome to come. For more info, please contact Pastor Rodney.

Thursday Evening Women's Bible Study

Our Thursday Evening Women's Bible Study is starting on March 26 with "The Miracles of Jesus: Finding God in Desperate Moments." We would love for you to join us for this 6 week study. We meet in room 110. For more info, please contact Cindy Branson.

Thursday Evening Men's Bible Study

Starting on Thursday January 25 at 7PM, we will being a new study about "The Walk" by Adam Hamilton. It will focus on Five essential practices of the Christian life. For more information, contact Bart Hahnken.

Adult Sunday Small Groups

Aldersgate has a variety of Sunday School classes for adults.  You may wish to try several to find one that fits where you are in your spiritual journey. Classes meet in the education wing between worship services from 10:00 a.m. to 10:50 a.m.   Youth and Children’s Sunday school Also meets at this time. Childcare is provided in the church nursery.

Gateway Class

The goal of Gateway is Bible study at a pace and level that is comfortable for all class members regardless of their previous church or Sunday school participation.  The class includes a mixture of new Christians as well as seasoned members, in a comfortable environment for contributing and sharing of ideas and knowledge.  Gateway is an informal group.

This class meets in Room 103.

Fellowship Class

A discussion-oriented Sunday school class. The group consists primarily of couples in their 30’s – 40’s with children. Discussion comes from bible studies, sermon studies, or religious best sellers. Topics can include family & parenting, daily living, spiritual growth or current topics of the day. We are a relaxed group who enjoys discussing and listening to different perspectives on challenging topics, in a supportive environment.

This class meets in Room 109.

Kaleidoscope Class

The group is primarily comprised of older adults, ages 50+, who seek spiritual growth in a friendly caring and fellowship environment.  The class begins with praise and prayer requests we call “joys and concerns” followed by a lesson. We use various lesson formats including DVD-based studies, book studies, and general scripture lessons. This is a loving small group whose care and concern for one another extends beyond Sunday.

This class meets in Room 110.

Pathfinders Class

We are a scripture based class that utilizes various biblical lesson books.  Out-of-class reading of each week’s lesson is encouraged.  Pathfinders are a true group of friends that will always welcome more.  The group is in various stages of our spiritual journey and we relish that diversity.  

This class meets in Room 118.

Women Obtaining Wisdom

Our “Women Obtaining Wisdom” (WOW) class is a group of women who are seeking to understand the wisdom of the Bible. We will be the first to tell you that we have not already mastered this wisdom! The class officially starts at 10AM,We always welcome new women to our class – we have enough love for everyone!

This class meets in Room 111.

Women's Ministries

United Methodist Women

UMW meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 10:00am in the Fellowship Hall.  Contact Blanche Farnam for more information.

Crafting for Mission

Do you enjoy Crafts? Sewing? Knitting? Crochet? Painting? Fellowship?  Join this new circle of UMW as we make crafts to sell and earn money to support missions.  This group meets every Thursday morning from 10am-noon.  If you are unable to join us on Thursdays, but are still interested in making crafts to donate, we welcome your donations.  Contact Karen Christiansen for more information.

Women's Retreat

Event in the Fall. Please contact Jan Peterson for more info.