Tag: Bible Study

Fall 2021 online catalog

Fall 2021 Catalog

A Note from Rev. Winter Hamilton Hey Beloved Community! Welcome to our Fall 2021 Online Adult Faith Formation Catalog. This fall we have a bunch of classes meeting. Some are meeting online, some are in-person, and some are hybrid. Meals & Ministry, our Wednesday evening programing is returning. We will have classes, and dinner, and…
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Doing Theology Together

SPECIAL CLASS: Doing Theology Together

Dates:  Wednesdays, Nov. 3 through Dec. 8, 2021  (5 sessions)No class on Nov. 24 (Day before Thanksgiving)Times:  4:30 to 5:30 p.m.Location:  Room 106 | Manchester UMCLeaders:   Pastor Andy Bryan and Pastor Winter Hamilton Description:  Join Pastors Andy and Winter as they explore essays and concepts from theologians and biblical scholars using postmodern methods. If you…
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Inquire Young Adult Bible Study


Day: SundaysTime: 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Zoom ID#: 666 127 6666 (No Passcode needed)Leader: Nick Reinhardt, Director of Young Adult & Social Justice Ministries Join this brand new, ongoing small group called, Inquire, that will meet weekly to delve deeper into the Bible, faith, and religious life. All young adults (age 18-40) are welcome! Fall 2021…
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LEARNING GROUP: Making Disciples

Day:  Tuesdays, Starting Sept. 7Time:  9:30 – 10:30 a.m.Leader:  Rev. Nancy WilsonZoom Meeting ID:  314-779-879Password: 697261 Description:  After Labor Day, we will then begin studying Eugene Peterson’s book, A Long Obedience in the Same Director Bible Study.  Here is a brief description about this study:  We are surrounded by a society that idealizes quick results and…
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Rev. Jim Peich

Executive Pastor of Ministry & Leadership Rev. Jim Peich is the Executive Pastor of Ministry & Leadership at Manchester United Methodist Church. Jim serves as a member of the Church Leadership Board as well as our Pastoral, Lead and Senior Leadership Teams. He has responsibility for leadership development, human resources, communications and provides oversight for…
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Alpha Class


Dates:  Sundays, Sept. 19 – End of May 2022New Time:  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.Location:  Sept. 19-Oct. 3 on ZoomOct. 10 and after in Room 222 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Shared LeadershipMeeting ID:  843 6667 1102Required Passcode:  245451 Description: Join the Alpha Group as they reflect on how the teachings of Jesus and Christian practices relate to…
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Disciple One A

Morning Option – Prefer Women Only Evening Option Date: Weds, Sept. 8 to May 11, 2022 Date: Weds, Sept. 8 to May 11, 2022 Time: 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Time: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Location: Room 222 | Manchester UMC Location: Room 222 | Manchester UMC Zoom ID#:  955 8859 6272Passcode:  018276 Zoom ID#:  956 580…
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Disciple Bible Study

Disciple Bible Study

DISCIPLE is a program of Bible study aimed at developing strong Christian leaders. The study examines the Old and New Testaments, emphasizing the wholeness of the Bible as a revelation of God. DISCIPLE draws upon the work of scholars, the personal Bible reading and study of the participant, and dynamic group discussion to aid understanding…
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Joy Butterfly


Day:  SundaysTime:  9:00 to 10:00 a.m.Location: Room 141 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Jane CarrZoom Meeting ID:   437 814 450 Description:  Starting Sunday, Sept. 19, the Joy class will be offering this class in person in room 141 or on line via Zoom.  Our lessons will be from the Adult Bible Studies.   Join us as we learn…
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Date:  Every other Friday (Sept. 24, Oct. 8 & 22, Nov. 5 & 19, Dec. 3 & 17)Time:  9:30 to 11:00 a.m.Zoom ID #:  865 2744 1383Passcode:  741691Location:  Room 141 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Sarah Watson Description:  On Sept. 24, join us in person at Manchester UMC as we begin discussing Francine Rivers’ novella “Unshaken,” which…
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Day: Sundays starting Sept. 19Time:  11:00 a.m.Location: Room 309  | Manchester UMCLeader:   Ralph Burns Description:  Our group likes to emphasize the FOUR F’s:  Fun, Fellowship among Christian Friends, on a Foundation of meaningful Bible Study!  Newcomers are always welcome, so please join us any Sunday! The Walk – 5 Essential Practices of the Christian Life Through October…
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LEARNING GROUP: Christian Fellowship

Dates:  SundaysTime:  9:00 to 10:00 a.m.Leader:  Mary Beth HarperLocation:  Room 223 (starting Sept. 19)Zoom Meeting ID:  225 180 622Required Password: 757205 This class is for adults interested in making friends with other families at MUMC while growing spiritually through reflection and study. Our class often participates in the church-wide sermon studies but will also use…
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LEARNING GROUP: Tuesday Morning Bible Study

Dates:   Every Tuesday, starting Sept. 14 thru Mid-May 2022Time:   9:30 to 11:00 a.m.Leader:  Rev. Brenda BeckerLocation:  Room 223 | Manchester UMC Description:  We will take the summer off.  This Tuesday Morning Bible Study is for women.  This fall, we plan to study the book of Deuteronomy, which is the fifth and final book of what…
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Day:  Starting Sunday, September 19, 2021Time:  9:30 to 10:40 a.m. Location:  Room 309 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Prudy Bertolino Description:  We are taking the summer off and will resume in person starting Sunday, September 19th!  Our lessons will be from the Adult Bible Studies.   The three units of Bible lessons in this quarter unify around the theme, “Belong.”  Sociologists…
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Mens Bible Study

LEARNING GROUP: Men’s Bible Study

Day:  SaturdaysTime:  8 to 9 a.m.Leaders:  Rev. Steve Harbaugh and Kevin TobinMeeting ID:  807-155-411Zoom Required Password:  241385 Description:  Join us on Zoom each Saturday morning as we read and study the Bible.  The discussion is lively and the fellowship is great. We are currently finishing Romans and will next be looking at what Isaiah’s Servant Songs reveal about…
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Learning Groups

At Manchester UMC, we offer a variety of adult Learning Groups where you can connect with other people as you learn and grow in your faith together. Explore the below list to find a group that fits your interests and schedule. Let us know which group(s) you’d like to give a try and we’ll introduce…
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