Adult Discipleship

“Thy word is a lamp to me feet and a light to my path.” Psalm. 119:105
Join your church family and friends for a meaningful time together studying God’s word. Register for a class online at , by contacting the church office, or by completing the form below.

New Member Discipleship Classes

At Bel Air UMC, our commitment to you begins on the day of your first visit.   We aspire to help you grow in discipleship, and to be there for you in the joys and sorrows of life.  Membership is about your commitment.  It is where you confirm your faith in Christ, and your partnership in the mission and ministry of our church.  If you would like to become a member, the steps to membership are easy and can be completed in any order. Click here for more details.

On-Going Classes

Sunday Morning Classes




John Packard Memorial Men’s Bible Study – Men of all ages come together to study God’s Word.
Leader:  Doug Dorer – Room 115

Mid-Week Classes

Monday Night Women’s Bible Study – Women of all ages meet to study selected Bible topics while enjoying a time of fellowship.
Leader:  Libby Horn, room 115, Monday 7 – 9 pm

Wednesday Morning Bible Study Sponsored by the United Methodist Women – the participants enjoy a time of study and fellowship.  Men are welcomed to join!
Leader:  Pastor Deb Lampton, Library,  Wednesdays, 10 – 11:15 am

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 in your faith journey while meeting people, getting connected, and building authentic relationships with God and others.

Our group reflect the personalities, interests & life stages of the members.  Finding a small group community that fits you is easy.  Review the list below.  If you would like assistance in selecting a group that is right for you, contact the church office


Flower Mart & Mission Group
1st & 3rd Thursdays 7 – 9 pm
Meet in Host’s home

The Lower Lights Group
1st & 3rd Thursdays 7 – 9 pm
Meet in Host’s home

Serendipity Small Group
2nd & 4th Fridays 7:30 pm
Various homes

Friday Night Small Group
2nd & 4th Fridays 7 – 9 pm
Meet in Host’s home

Sonshine Life Group
Sundays 1 -3 pm
Meet in Host’s home

We are a group of women, ages 30 – 60’s? who enjoy socializing and serving together.  We organize an annual flower mart for mission work & periodically service dinner at the homeless shelter.
Leader: Bev Talbot

We are a group of couples and singles of all ages who love Christian fellowship and study. In December, we serve at the Toy Workshop.  We invite you to join us as we study together.
Leader: Al & Sandy Conway

We are a group of active folks, ages 55 and older, who enjoy thought provoking study with other Christians.  All are welcome to participate in our fellowship to lead.   We also share life and care for each other outside of our group.  Join us!
Leader: Sue Shank

We are a group of older couples that love the Lord, love to learn from scripture, and love the close fellowship with other Christians..  We look forward to studying God’s word and invite you to join.
Leader: Doug Bonney

We are a group of all ages.  We meet at 1pm for lunch before our study.  Our experience with the Vine has called us to make the kingdom tangible among our neighbors.  Join us!
Leader: Gloria Benson w/shared leadership

Adult Discipleship/Small Group Registration Form