Adults share life together as followers of Jesus by supporting and inviting one another into prayer, faith formation, fellowship, and opportunities for outreach.
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES
Doing Life Together
Sundays 9:30am - 10:30am
A very caring class made up of singles and marrieds with school age children and empty-nesters. Stand-alone lessons and discussions on Biblical and contemporary issues are taught weekly.
Made up of “older adult men”. Leo Matheny leads the class by using the Bible and singing hymns.
When you ring handbells, you understand what it means to be the body of Christ...Each member plays an essential part!
FELLOWSHIP & THE HEADLINES
This class has lessons that range from Biblical studies to contemporary issues in the headlines and stimulate open discussion. This is a mission minded group where anyone can belong.
As the letters on the name indicate, this ladies class is Faithful, Earnest, Altruistic, Loyal, Thankful, and Youthful in their approach to Sunday School using the Adult Bible study series.
A class pursuing the Adult Bible Study series and enjoy the small group setting.
Different ages and stages of life make up this class of open, honest conversations about intentionally choosing to follow the teachings of Jesus one step at
A unique blend of personalities, each contributing greatly to the class. Lessons are heavy on class discussion and emphasize modern Biblical scholarship. No question is off-limits and diverse viewpoints are treated with respect!
VARNELL - DAY
A class with roundtable discussion for singles and couples. Our major emphasis is a book-by-book study of the Bible. We move at our own pace and encourage open discussion of personal situations as they relate to the study.
A class composed of persons, pairs, and spares who are in the 50+ age group. The class utilizes the Adult Bible Study series, International Lesson Series, and other short-term series. They enjoy getting to know one another through quarterly socials and have a great support network.
All curriculum is Biblically based and designed to help students build a strong faith foundation!
Confirmation : Never Stop Wondering
A class designed to help young people (generally 6'th graders) claim faith for themselves that culminates in the opportunity to make a public profession of faith and join the church. A separate class is offered for parents/guardians.
AGE : infant-5th grade CONTACT :
AGE : 6th-high school CONTACT : email@example.com
Wednesday’s are buzzing with seniors in the parlor. We start at 11:15 with lunch , social time, and a short program. Please RSVP by noon on Tuesday if you do not have a standing reservation. Cost $ 7.
RSVP to 476-5586 for your meal reservation by noon on Tuesday.
The journey of following Jesus includes ongoing study of scripture. Opportunities for small groups are listed below. Contact the church office (476-5586) firstname.lastname@example.org to join a study or to discuss starting something new.
MONDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY begins Monday, October 7, 6:15-7:30pm
Come join us for a study examining the leadership changes of God's chosen people from the death of Joshua to the naming of Solomon as king. Scripture readings will come from Judges, 1 Samuel and 1 Kings. We meet at the home of Jim & Sherry Hogue. Call 476 5586 for more details.
Evening small group and Bible study for women
Early morning study at the Melting Pot led by David Ketchersid
Lunch study for older adults at the church
Contact the church office for all times and locations. 423 476 5586
BSUMC Women's Ministry offers a Tuesday morning & Tuesday evening small group and Bible study. Contact the church office for time and location. (423) 476-5586
TUESDAY MORNING WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY 9:30am in the Parlor
Tuesday PM Bible Study
TUESDAY EARLY MORNING BIBLE STUDY - 7:30am
If you don't know, we have a time of fellowship for women Tuesday mornings at Parish Coffee House here at the church. We are a casual group focused on community together. We have been working through Ephesians and we are about to begin Philippians. We are flexible with timing, so come when you can, leave when you need to. We meet at 7:30am and typically stay a couple hours.