Category: Adult Classes

Women's Fall Retreat 2022

Women’s Retreat

Experiencing God Through Our Senses Dates: Friday, Sept. 16 – Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022Location: Marianist Retreat and Conference Center | 4000 MO-109, Eureka, MORetreat Leader: Vicki SamuelsRetreat Pastor: Rev. Winter Hamilton This retreat is a faith formation event to gather women together to build community, experience God through all their senses, and give them a…
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Tat and Chat

Date: 1st Saturday of Month (June 4, July 2, Aug. 6, Sept 3) Time: 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Room 222 Leader: Vicki Samuels Description: Gather with others for fellowship and to work on tatting projects and/or learn how to needle tat. Newcomers and beginners are welcome! Tatting is a technique for handcrafting lace…
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Become A New Member

If you’ve decided to make Manchester UMC your church home, we celebrate that decision and invite you to join thousands of others in becoming a member of the church. We believe it’s important and helpful for new members to have a common understanding of our beliefs, history, culture, practices and expectations. For this reason, we…
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Summer 2022 Catalog

A Note from Rev. Winter Hamilton Happy Summer, Beloved Community! Welcome to the Online Summer Faith Formation Catalog! As we find ourselves in the heat of summer, I hope this letter finds you warm and happy. With these longer days we may find ourselves outside a bit more and taking some time to vacation and…
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Sermon Reflection Studies

Our Sermon Reflection Studies are produced in-house at Manchester UMC by the Pastor of Adult Faith Formation. This curriculum is produced weekly and is based off of the sermon for the week. These studies are open to everyone with no homework required. Sermon Reflection Study Groups meet throughout the week and you can join any…
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Got Questions?

Everyone has difficult faith questions at some time in their lives. Manchester UMC’s 2022 Fall All Church Study and Sermon Series is called Got Questions? These questions will be submitted by the congregation, and address those difficult faith questions. Submit your difficult faith questions by July 1 Check out these websites: Online Classes and Groups…
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Friendship Class

Day: Two Sundays per Month: Dates are TBDTime: 11:00 to NoonLocation: Room 219Leader: Tracy Marak Description:  Manchester UMC’s Friendship Class is a Sunday school program for members and visitors (high school – adulthood) with developmental delays. While the group is in session, parents of Friendship Class students can attend church on their own or have…
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Adult Classes

At Manchester UMC, we offer a variety of classes where you can learn, grow and connect with other people. We divide our adult classes into three types: New Member Classes, Special Classes and Disciple Bible Study. New Member Classes If you’ve decided to make Manchester UMC your church home, we celebrate that decision and invite…
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New Member Classes

New Member Classes are offered several times throughout the year and are a great way to learn more about yourself, our faith and how you can connect and serve here. Below are some upcoming New Member Classes: New Member Classes New Member Class For more information or assistance in enrolling in an upcoming class, please…
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Alpha Class

Alpha is taking the summer off and will resume Sept. 4!Dates:  Sundays starting September 4Time:  9:30 – 10:30aLocation:  Room 311 | Manchester UMC Leader:  Shared LeadershipMeeting ID:  843 6667 1102Required Passcode:  245451 Description: Join the Alpha Class as they reflect on how the teachings of Jesus and Christian practices relate to contemporary issues of the…
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SPECIAL CLASS: DivorceCare

The DivorceCare classes are currently not meeting at Manchester UMC. If you are interested in attending a DivorceCare class at another location, please click on the blue button. Description:   Unless you’ve been there, it’s hard to understand the hurt that comes from separation and divorce. We understand how you feel because we’ve been in the…
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SPECIAL CLASS: GriefShare

The GriefShare classes are currently not meeting at Manchester UMC. If you are interested in attending a GriefShare class at another location, please click on the blue button. Description:  It may be hard for you to feel optimistic about the future right now. If you’ve lost a spouse, child, family member, or friend, you’ve probably…
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Disciple & Beyond 1B

Morning Option – Prefer Women Only Evening Option Date: Weds, Sept. 7, 2022 – May 3, 2023 Date: Weds, Sept. 7 – May 3, 2023 Time: 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Time: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Zoom ID#:  955 8859 6272Passcode:  018276 Zoom ID#:  956 580 726Passcode:  939535 No class on: Nov. 23, Dec. 21 & 28,…
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Disciple & Beyond 2

Day:   Wednesdays, Aug. 31 – May 10, 2023No class Nov. 23, Dec. 21 & 28, Feb. 22Time:  6:30 – 8:30 p.m.Location:  Room 223 | Manchester United Methodist ChurchLeader:  Jana Lippard Description:  This 32-week study that offers a deeper examination of Genesis, Exodus, Luke and Acts, emphasizing the rhythm of coming to God and going for…
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Disciple Bible Study

Disciple Bible & Beyond

The writings in the Bible are one of the prime ways that we learn about God and what it means to follow Jesus and reading scripture is at the heart of our discipleship. The Bible is filled with stories of great faith, betrayal, hope, despair, and God’s steadfast love.   At Manchester UMC, we offer…
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