You are invited to join us for one of two small groups reading through "Be the Bridge: Pursuing God's Heart for Racial Reconciliation," by LaTasha Morrison, this fall.
Groups will meet Wednesdays at 4:30 pm or Thursdays at 7:00 pm.
Meetings begin on Wednesday, September 2nd or Thursday, September 3rd!
Wednesday @ 4:30 / Passcode: snacks
Thursday @ 7:00 / Passcode: snacks
Join Pastor Brenda on Tuesday nights at 7pm for an advent study starting on November 23rd.
Online Small Groups
Select a small group for the link to join on Zoom Meeting.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/119305754?pwd=MjJmOWN1MWlxY29aS1h0TXo0eWJEUT09Meeting ID – 119-305-754Password – 526632
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/163300333?pwd=V3pieXFyb0tMVko5OVIrVHVMRUMrQT09 Meeting ID – 163-300-333Password – 409327
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81103566765?pwd=VGRMNi9DeHVTTEV1TWNjWFgrYmQ5dz09 Meeting ID – 811-0356-6765Password – bbb
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/811283258?pwd=UzdjMExHd1RWd1ZNcCs4WHhIWnFDQT09Meeting ID – 811-283-258Password – 643559
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/727125112?pwd=WStWeG1FMEhWWlVXRWhNUUx3bjY1dz09Meeting ID – 727-125-112Password – 395182
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/934285334?pwd=eWN5enhCR3JmeE1zOXJFUnlLUnJlZz09Meeting ID – 934-285-334Password – 495192
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82309164319?pwd=dFlzYTdwY05RTXJGMHdRTnpiMlNKZz09Meeting ID – 823-0916-4319Password – 567133
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/447774429?pwd=d0o1c3AwRHFueGs5dVE4V2ZpcWc4QT09Meeting ID – 447-774-429Password – 203121
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/176811612?pwd=QTNnS1VkWlFhbmVIcmZ0Qm5jZ3lzdz09Meeting ID – 176-811-612Password – 840881
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81736759947Meeting ID – 817 3675 9947Password – Bible
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/586213431?pwd=d1JHV0N1enh4Nk40cmJZbFNCSFlGZz09 Meeting ID – 586-213-431Password – 342741
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/752654886?pwd=UWVCRGloOEZxMnZTYlluQ3l6aGIyQT09Meeting ID – 752-654-886Password – 319668
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/858438786?pwd=QjNpbUxPMWRHZk5ZYUVsSGxaNm1WZz09 Meeting ID – 858-438-786Password – 753080
Enjoy community among our faith-based opportunities for personal growth. Whether a Bible study, service opportunity or request for support - our church aims to connect you with the next step you need. Here’s a breakdown of opportunities for you to connect with others at our church.
Our small groups are currently meeting online! View a list of small groups with Zoom links on our PVUMC 101 page.
Bible studies or other groups that meet ongoing / on a regular basis. You are welcome to attend a group listed, or fill out the form on this page requesting more info.
Adult Bible Study – Sundays, 8am // Leaders: Kent & Cindy H. and Lee S. // Parlor A2
A traditional Bible Study that uses the Cokesbury Adult Bible Study series, the most widely used curriculum by United Methodist churches across the country as well as other Bible Study Books.
Ignite Small Group – Sundays, 9:30am // Leader: Ingrid W. // Library G2
A group that explores a variety of theological topics through works from Christian authors.
Bible, Beliefs, and Beyond – Sundays, 11am // Leader: Rev. Doug N. // Room F5/F6
A class that explores topics suggested by its participants. Discussions are led from a United Methodist and biblical perspective.
Wesley Sunday School – Sundays, 11am // Leaders: Jeffrey H. & Dan S. // Library G2
Explore aspects of faith relevant to our lives through various book studies led by members of this class.
Mustard Seeds Bible Study – Mondays, 9:00am // Leader: Chris M. // Fireside Room F8
A women’s group that meets weekly for theological study and fellowship.
PVUMC Book Group – 1st (non-holiday) Mondays, 12:15pm // Leader: Peggy H. // Library G2
A group for spirited discussion of selected works by various authors, chosen by the group. Bring your lunch if you like.
Caring Bible Study – Tuesdays, 10:30am // Leader: Maureen R. // Parlor A2
Learn more about how the Bible impacts our everyday lives through study of the Bible, sharing joys and concerns, and praying for one another in this small group.
Susanna Circle – Wednesdays, 9:30am // Leader: Jami G. // Parlor A2
A group for women who are interested in taking a deeper dive into theology, intellectual discussion, and relationship-building.
Pastor’s Bible Study – Wednesdays, 10:30am // Leader: Rev. Dave S. // Fireside Room F8
A small group that looks at the scripture reading for the upcoming weekend’s sermon.
Sojourners – Wednesdays, 4:30pm // Leader: Rayme E. // Library G2
A small group of multi-generational women that studies a variety of topics through book and biblical study, as well as completes unique crafts that can be enjoyed by the whole family.
Growing Together in Our Walk – Wednesdays, 6pm // Leader: Kim S. // Fireside Room F8
A small group that goes through books and videos created by popular Christian authors.
Men’s Breakfast Bible Study – Thursdays, 6:30am // Leader: Bill S. // Room F5/F6
Come for a hot, home-cooked breakfast and discussion over the Bible or video study.
MOPS Book Club – 3rd Thursdays, 9am // Leaders: Carol C. // Library G2
A book club for mothers of young children over a wide variety of selected works by various authors.
Centering Prayer – 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 4:30pm // Leader: Kathy KH. // Room H6
Come experience the freedom of centering prayer, a method of meditative silence and contemplative prayer.
Brown Baggers Bible Study – Fridays, 12pm // Leaders: Dave H. // Library G2
A small group that reads and discusses a wide variety of Christian living books.
Educational opportunities structured around specific themes.
Yoga Basics – Mondays, 6pm // Leaders: Mary MG. & Kim K. // Room H1
Led by registered yoga teachers, this class offers weekly yoga group practice for all skill levels and ages.
Large social events scheduled on a regular basis, offered with the goal to meet new people. Currently, the following are available:
Knitting Together – Wednesdays, 9am // Leader: Cheryn W. // Paradise Perk
A fellowship group for anyone interested in knitting, crocheting, sewing, or making jewelry. Items are often donated to local ministries and non-profits. All skill levels welcome.
Pub Theology – Third Wednesdays, 7pm // Leader: Bill T. // Off-Campus – Location Varies
Discussion-based gathering for anyone interested in talking about faith in a safe space – meets at local breweries.
MOPS – 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 9am // Leaders: Brittany M. & Carol C. // Library G2
MOPS is a group for mothers of young children. Each gathering includes a light breakfast and a topical speaker.
PFLAG – 2nd Thursdays, 7pm // Leader: Adele S. // Room H7
A monthly support and resource group for LGBTQIA+ individuals, friends, family members, and other allies.
Saguaros – 3rd Thursdays, 10:30am // Leader: Tawn W. // Fellowship Center F1
A monthly fellowship group for older adults – includes luncheon and entertainment program.
Take Action in God’s Love
Our congregation is committed to enabling our members in their God-given abilities. We offer a spiritual gifting assessment and process for aligning individuals with service opportunities that will make a difference while also fulfilling his or her personal journey.learn more
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Our Adult Ministry team is happy to meet with you and answer any questions about our Adult ministry program