Rev. Mel Bible Study "Follow"
Starts Monday, January 9th
10 am or 5:30 pm
In this eight-session class, pastor and bestselling author Andy Stanley helps you discover that Jesus' invitation is an invitation to relationship. It begins with a simple request - follow me. Contact the church office to sign up. Books are $10 and available in the church office.
Young Adults: "Intentional Parenting"
Starts Sunday, February 5th
INTENTIONAL PARENTING: 10 WAYS TO BE AN EXCEPTIONAL PARENT IN A QUICK FIX WORLD... To be an exceptional parent, you need to be an intentional parent. But, don’t worry! You’re not alone. From the RightNow Media video series, Doug and Cathy can help. They’re veteran parents who can help you move from Quick-Fix Parenting to Intentional Parenting.
It’s never too late to become an intentional parent. Remember, you are the greatest influence on the life of your child (no matter their age)! And it can all begin with this class. Let’s walk this important journey—together.
Rev. Steffanie Bible Study “Psalms”
Starts Wednesday, February 8th
10 am or 6 pm
Sandra Richter brings our ancestors in the faith to the table where we learn from them in a cross-cultural experience bridging historical and modern day life. This eight-session study of the Book of Psalms masterfully mixes scholarly and practical teaching through the most-known wisdom Book of the Bible. Books are available in the church office for $10.
Celebrate Recovery is moving
As of Thursday, January 5th
New location: Trinity Baptist Church
1800 Country Club Drive
To everything there is a season; we fully support the upcoming relocation of our CR chapter to Trinity Baptist Church, effective January 5th. We began our partnership with them in 2019, and look forward to continuing to grow with them!
This Celebrate Recovery chapter will continue to meet on Thursday nights with a meal at 5:15 pm, and the meeting starting at 6 pm. Same people, same day, new location!
LUMC Cursillo Retreat Weekends
2023 dates (choose one of the following date options)
Feb 16-19, April 20-23, July 27-30, Oct 26-29
Location: Wesley Center, Woodworth LA
Cursillo is a three-day experience that looks at Christianity as a lifestyle from a New Testament perspective. It is a highly structured weekend designed to strengthen and renew the faith of Christian people, and through them, their families, congregations, and the world in which they live. Cursillo is a combined effort of laity and clergy toward the renewal of the church.
For an application, please contact the church office.
2023 Mission Trip to Beverly, KY
Saturday Sept 30 - Saturday Oct 7, 2023
Red Bird Mission in Appalachian Mountains
Have you ever thought of going on a mission trip? This is the perfect opportunity! We travel by van to Southeast Kentucky to the beautiful but very remote Appalachian Mountains. We usually have a team that travels into the community to help with home repairs. The other team stays on campus and helps with one (or more) of the many outreach programs.
If you are interested in joining us next year, please contact Mary Kathryn Norman in the church office.
Cursillo Southwest Ultreya Reunion Group
Parlor (room 108)
For those who have attended the Louisiana United Methodist Cursillo Retreat, we have started a monthly reunion group.
Bring your name tag and your Cursillo guidebook.
If you have not attended this amazing 3-day retreat and you are interested in learning more about it, please contact Tammie Mayo or call the church office.
Men's Bible Study: "Journey Men" led by Doug Ezell
Every 1st & 3rd Mondays
6 pm in Room 109
The Journeymen are studying “Believe” by Randy Frazee.
Grounded in carefully selected Scripture, Believe, NIV is a unique spiritual growth experience that takes you on a journey to think, act, and be more like Jesus. Randy Frazee walks you through the ten key Beliefs of the Christian faith, the ten key Practices of a Jesus-follower, and the ten key Virtues that characterize someone who is becoming more like Jesus.
Men of the church and the community are welcome to join anytime.
Led by Doug Ezell, retired United Methodist Pastor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.