What is a Small Group?
Small Groups at Messiah are more than just a Bible study. We intentionally live life together building meaningful relationships in order to help each other grow in Christ, worship together, serve others, and care for others in authentic relational community.
For more information about Faith Groups and how to get connected to a group that is right for you, contact Kami Pohl.
Each of these groups has a chair waiting for you:
Finding Jesus in the Movies Faith Group meets every other Sunday night from 6:30-9 pm in homes. Watch a movie followed by discussion starting September 16. Contact Kay, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday Afternoon Bible Study meets weekly from 1-2:30 pm in Room 112. Reading Romans starting September 11. Contact Leland, email@example.com.
Childcare, children and youth programming available from 6:30-8 pm.
Faith and Fitness meets weekly from 10:30-11:30 am in Heritage Hall. An exercise class and devotional tailored to seniors. Contact Jill, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday Adult Bible Study meets weekly from 4:30-5:45 pm in Room 112. Watching and discussing the video series Clash of Cultures by Ray Vander Laan starting October 3. Contact Larry, email@example.com.
Wednesday Women’s Faith Group meets weekly from 6:30-8 pm in Heritage Hall. Reading Proverbs starting September 12. Contact Alice, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Parent Faith Group meets weekly from 6:30-8 pm in Room 112. Watching and discussing Sticky Faith video starting September 12. Contact Megan, email@example.com.
Children’s Parent Faith Group meets weekly from 6:30-8 pm in Room 128. Watching and discussing Parental Guidance Required video starting September 12. Contact Adam, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Covenant Group meets weekly from 8:30-9:30 am at the Plymouth Lund’s at 55 and Vicksburg for mutual accountability and encouragement on the path of discipleship. Contact Lynn, email@example.com.
Men on First and Third meets the first and third Saturdays of each month from 8-9:30 am in Room 297. Reading the letters of John and Jude starting September 15. Contact Jim, firstname.lastname@example.org.
United Methodist Women (UMW)
The organized unit of United Methodist Women is a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.Read More
Messiah’s United Methodist Women (UMW) strives to find ways to build relationships with others and with Christ through four active circles that meet monthly from September-May. All women of Messiah are invited to participate in UMW. If you have any questions, please contact the church office at (763) 473-6968.
Esther Miriam Circle meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 1 pm at Messiah. Contact Jan at (763) 519-0969.
Ruth Dorcas Circle meets the third Saturday of the month at 9:30 am at Messiah. Contact Dee at (763) 553-1295 or Jean at (763) 478-2999.
Sarah Circle meets on the second Thursday of the month at 9:30 am. Contact Sue at (763) 544-3161.
Rachel Circle meets on the second Thursday of each month at 9:30 am. Contact Julie at (763) 498-7108.
UMW’s primary fundraising events are the annual Treat Boutique in November and the May Salad Luncheon. The group supports Interfaith Outreach’s Sleepout, Christmas Adopt-a-Family Program and Interfaith Outreach’s food shelf; Bloom Early Learning Center and Child Care, Feed My Starving Children, Home Free, Meals on Wheels, Emma Norton Homes, ICA Food Shelf, Kory Wawanaca Children’s Home, Helping Haiti Work and many other missions.