Adult Studies

"And every day, in the temple and from house to house,

they did not cease teaching and preaching that the Christ is Jesus."

Acts 5:42


PATHFINDERS ADULT BIBLE STUDY (In-Person & Zoom)

Meets in Room C following the 9 am worship service.  Dave Drenning is the facilitator.  Currently we are studying Treasures of the Parables.   Email Dave ( ) for a Zoom invitation. 

A BIBLICAL TRAVELOGUE OF THE HOLY LAND (In-Person)

Explore the historical and cultural contexts of the Bible and find freedom in the midst of life's trials.   Meets in Room E.   Doug VerWoert and Rob Hafer are the facilitators. 

PARENTING CLASS (In-Person)

In a small group setting of mutual encouragement, support, and fellowship, our studies focus on ways that God can equip parents to respond and apply God's fresh work in their homes.  Meets in Room H.  Nancy Gill is the facilitator.

BIBLE 101 (In-Person)

Join us for a beginner's look into the Bible.  Meets in Room G.  Bobbe Hinsman is the facilitator.

PRAYER GROUP

FUMC Saline is a praying church.  Join our prayer team Monday evening at 5:30 pm in Room C. All are welcome as we pray for this congregation, His church and more.  We believe God responds to prayer just as promised.  Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. (Jeremiah 29:12)

PRAYER REQUEST

UNITED WOMEN IN FAITH - SUSANNA CIRCLE

This circle meets in Room G on the first Monday of the month at 7:00 pm.  As a circle they work to foster community between their members.  Everyone is welcome to visit their meeting at any time! 

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UNITED WOMEN IN FAITH - HANNAH CIRCLE

The Hannah Circle meets in Room C on the first Monday of the month at 12:30 pm.  This circle has an emphasis on outreach.  If you want to put your faith in action, this is the group for you!  

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BEYOND THE SERMON (In-Person or Zoom)

Dig into the Sunday's scripture for a midweek pick-me-up.  Meets in-person  on Tuesday at 10:00 am in Room E.   There is a Zoom session on Tuesday at 6:00 pm.  Pastor Amy is the facilitator.

NAMI FAITH GROUP  (In-Person and Zoom)

Combines scripture lessons, educational topics, and a sharing time to promote support and spirituality in mental health.   Meets the second Tuesday of the month via Zoom at 7:00 pm.  Meets in-person and via Zoom at 7:00 pm on the fourth Tuesday of the month.  The  in-person group meets in Room A.  

OUT OF OFFICE HOURS

Join Pastor Amy for coffee and casual discussion at the Brewed Awakenings Cafe on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am - 11:30 am.

PUB THEOLOGY

Discuss theology, questions, and real-life challenges with faith.  Wednesday evenings at 7:00 pm.  Meets at Dan's Downtown Tavern on Michigan Avenue in Saline.  Pastor Amy and Eric Triebwasser are the facilitators.

THE DIVINE CONSPIRACY

Pastor Jim Tuttle will lead a class on Wednesday evenings starting October 5 and going through November 16 from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm.  This is a DVD study offering a timely and challenging call back to the true meaning of Christian discipleship.  Meets in Room E.

WEEKDAY WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY

We will be doing a study Thursday mornings 9:00 am - 10:00 am.  Our first study will be on Lysa Terkeurst's book "It's Not Supposed to be This Way".  Meets in Room G.   Kristin Harper is the facilitator.

ONWARD & UPWARD STUDY GROUP

This study group meets in Room G on the first and third Thursday of the month from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.  They are currently studying Gospel Foundations.  The facilitators are Joy Burns and Arloa Jennings.

WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY:  LOVING GOD, LOVING OTHERS

Meets in Room E on Thursday evenings 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm.

MEN'S BIBLE STUDY

Meets the last Thursday of the month from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in Christler Hall.  All men of the church are invited to attend. Visitors are always welcome as well. Bring your Bible!  Will Minnette is the facilitator,

2nd FRIDAY SUPPER AND STUDY

October through April at 6:30 pm.  Join Pastor Amy for a 7-lesson study of James A. Harnish's book, A Disciple's Path:  Deepening Your Relationship with Christ and the Church.  We will enjoy a meal together and then dive into what it means to be a leader in the United Methodist Church.  (Class is limited to 24 people due to home contraints.)