Small Groups

Join a SMALL GROUP …. Come Experience Community! 


One of the best ways you can be a follower of Jesus is by being in community with other Christians.  Small groups are places where you can grow spiritually wherever you are on your faith journey while meeting people, getting connected, and building authentic relationships with God and others.

Our groups reflect the personalities, interests & life-stages of the members. Finding a small group community that fits you is easy.  Review the list below.   You can sign-up for a group at church in the office. Also, if you would like assistance in selecting a group that is right for you, contact Bev Talbot .  

 Small Groups

Phyllis’ Small Group  Leader: Doug Bonney Meets: 1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 7-9:30 PM
We enjoy Christian study, BAUMC events and programs, and like sharing how Jesus is instrumental in our lives. For fun we go out to dinner, and plays. We enjoy serving at Adopt-a-Child, Toy Workshop, and Manna House. Our group consists of mature adults and we welcome all folks interested in a Bible study.   
 The Lower Lights Group  Leaders: Al & Sandy Conway  Meets: 1st & 3rd Thursday, 7-9 PM
  We are couples & singles of all ages who enjoy fellowship with each other & the challenges of growing in our faith through the study of God’s word. We share in each other’s joys & concerns. Bimonthly we get together to prepare frozen meals for our church casserole ministry. In December, we help at the Toy Workshop. We invite you to join us as we study together.
 Serendipity Small Group  Leaders: Shared Leadership   Meets: alternating Fridays, 7:30 until..  
 Our group starts with dessert, followed by a time of socializing, and then Bible study.  We share both leadership and hosting, though no one is obligated to host or to lead.  We’re 55 and a bit older, but we welcome all ages.  We also share life and care for each other outside of our group. Join us!
 Vinciguerra/King Sunday Night Group   Leader: Rusty Hawes  Meets: alternating Sundays, 6-8:30 PM
  Being with Christians for a time of socializing followed by faith discussions that address the challenges of everyday life, best describes our group. We look forward to studying God’s word and invite you to join.
Jones’ Small Group    Leaders: John and Pat Jones Meets: 2nd & 4th Fridays, 7:30 PM
We are a group of 60-75 year olds including couples and singles. Our studies usually involve a dvd format followed by lively discussions and good fellowship. Throughout the years we have engaged in a variety of service projects. Our door is open to anyone who would like to join us! Welcome!
Sonshine Life Group  Leaders: Gloria Benson w/shared leadership Meets: Sunday, 1 PM
We welcome all folks, all ages, as we come together for fellowship, a meal, and mission studies. Our experience with the Vine has called us to make the kingdom tangible among our neighbors. Join us!
Monday Morning Ladies’ Group Leaders: Kathy Hughes/Beth Happick Meets: Monday, 9:30AM….
We are a group of ladies of all ages who study and discuss a variety of topics. We enjoy food and fellowship before our time of study and prayer. Some of our study resources are specifically written for women. We welcome ladies to our group.


 Daytime Groups

John Packard Men’s Bible Study Leader: Doug Dorer Meets: Sunday, 7:30-9 AM
We are a group of men who meet to study God’s Word and enjoy a time of fellowship. Whether new to Bible study or a long time Christian, men of all ages are welcome. We offer various studies and are open to new ideas.
 Walking With God  Leader: Mark Coughlin Meets: Sunday, 9:30 – 11 AM
 The members of our class enjoy learning about the Lord’s Word and each other. We believe in transparency and have been blessed by reading the Word, understanding its application, and loving each other. Come join us.
Faith in Community Leader: Steven Swann Meets: Sunday, 11AM – 12 noon
 Our adult Sunday school class welcomes all people interested in growing in faith and spending time together in Christian fellowship.   Each week we discuss in depth the sermon that is presented during worship. We would love to have you join us as we explore the Word together.
 Monday Morning Bible Study Group Leaders: Sandy Gorrell/Betty Myers  Meets: Monday, library, 9:30 am  
 Studying the books of the Bible is the focus of our group.  We welcome men and women of all ages who are interested in studying the Word and applying it to life situations.
 United Methodist Women Study Group Leader: Deb Lampton Meets: Wednesday, 10-11:15 AM
Our group is sponsored by UMW women, but men are very welcome. Our studies challenge us to live as God’s people in an ever-changing world.
Friday Morning Bible Study Leader:  Dave Walker Meets:  Friday, 6:30 am in the Library
This men’s group has early risers who meet to start their day in God’s Word


Evening Groups

Monday Night Women’s Group  Leader: Libby Horn Meets: Monday, 7-9 PM
We are a group of women who have faithfully been meeting to study the Bible together. All ladies are welcome to join us as we explore God’s word.


Special Interests Group

Flower Mart and Mission Group  Leader: Bev Talbot Meets: 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 7-9 PM
We are a group of women of all ages who enjoy socializing, organizing the Mother’s Day Festival of Flowers, and studying God’s Word. Our group is a good match for folks who enjoy crafts, fellowship, study, and serving.

  To register for a class or small group, please complete this form.