Adults

Experience PVUMC

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.

Small Groups:

Online & In Person

Adult Bible Study (HYBRID) – 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.

 

Wesley Sunday School – Sundays, 11am (HYBRID) // 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.

DivorceCare 2.0 – Mondays, 12:30pm // Leader: Debbie D. // Fireside Room (F8) // For Women
A women’s group that have experienced divorce meets weekly for fellowship and discussion.

Caring Bible Study – Tuesdays, 10:30am // Leader: Pam P. // 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) // For Women
A group for women who are interested in taking a deeper dive into theology, intellectual discussion, and relationship-building.

Pastor’s Bible Study (ONLINE) – Wednesdays, 10:30am // Leader: Rev. Dr. Dottie E. // 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: Jean U. // Fireside Room F8
A small group that goes through books and videos created by popular Christian authors.

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. Bring your own brown bag lunch!

Classes:

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.

Fellowship gatherings:

Large social events scheduled on a regular basis, offered with the goal to meet new people. Currently, the following are available:

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.

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.

Saguaros – Quarterly Gatherings // Leader: Debbie D. // Fellowship Center (F1)
A monthly fellowship group for older adults – BYOL (bring your own lunch)

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.

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Prayer Requests

Prayer requests are a helpful way to alleviate some of the burden and pressure you may bestruggling with.

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Membership

Explore the opportunity to join our community and understand the benefit you’ll receiveamong other faithful individuals focused on sharing God’s love in action.

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Our Adult Ministry team is happy to meet with you and answer any questions about our Adult ministry program

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