FUMC Groups – Fall 2019

Wesleyan Grace Groups

Meeting Times: Tuesdays @ 10:00 AM & 6:30 PM; Wednesdays @ 6:15 PM
Looking to go deeper this Lent? Try out a Grace Group! These groups are designed as a practical follow-up to help you grow in Wesleyan Grace and connect in new and meaningful ways with other members in the church! It’ll be good for your soul!

Deal Me In!

Meeting Times: Tuesdays @ 6:30 PM
Calling all card players! Looking for a weekly card game and a chance to meet new people? Come join us! We’ll save you a seat at the table!

Dinner Out!

Meeting Times: Tuesdays @ 5:30 PM
Enjoy eating out and finding new places to try? Me too! Come join us as we explore the fun hole-in-the-wall restaurants around the McPherson area.

FUMC Groups Redesign

Meeting Times: Tuesdays @ 6:30 PM
We’re working on FUMC Groups 2.0 and we’d love to hear your voice! If you’re interested in being a part of the conversation that helps create a fresh, engaging and sustainable model for what FUMC Groups looks like, this is the place for you!

Ongoing Groups


Rachel / Barbara’s Circle

Group Leaders: Glenda Sims
Meeting Times: 1st Wednesdays of the Month @ 6:30 PM
Looking to join a group with other women that have kids in school and understand the crazy stage of life you’re in right now? This circle is for you! We’re a group of women that like to make a difference in our community in a way that still fits our busy schedules! Come join us!

Deborah’s Circle

Group Leaders: Carol Ek
Meeting Times: 3rd Thursdays of the Month @ 9:15 AM
Are you looking for a traditional UMW Circle experience? Deborah’s Circle is the place for you! We do bible studies and we curate a UMW book list that you can check out right here at the church! Come join us as we grow our Circle together!

Lamplighters’ Circle

Group Leaders: Kathy Nuss & Barb Gale
Meeting Times: 3rd Mondays of the Month @ 7:00 PM
Looking to try some of the best desserts in town? Sorry guys! They’re for the women of the Lamplighters’ Circle! We meet monthly for a guest speaker and a program and for fellowship and dessert! Come give us (and our desserts) a try!

United Methodist Men

Group Leaders: Scott Reimer
Meeting Times: 1st Thursdays of the Month @ 6:00 PM
Guy time. It’s important! We need relationships with Christ-minded men that are looking to grow the same direction we are. If you’re looking to join a group of men that seek to spur each other on in Christ, this is the place for you!

Handbell Choir

Group Leaders: TBD
Meeting Times: Wednesdays @ 6:00 PM
If you can count to 4 and love music, you can join the Handbell Choir! The Handbell Choir plays in worship services several time a year and is always looking for more musicians! Come make a joyful noise with us!

Sew Group

Group Leaders: Manelia Stephenson
Meeting Times: Last Monday of the Month – 9:00 AM to Noon
Calling all sowers! Are you looking for a place to come and fellowship with others as you work on your projects? Then the Sew Group would be the perfect place for you! This group is open to sowers of all skill levels and would be a great place to learn some new tricks too!

Silver Set Social

Group Leaders: Peggy Mills
Meeting Times: Various
Looking for a chance to get out of the house? The Silver Set Social plans events right here at FUMC for those in the nursing home, the home-bound and everyone in between!

Prayer Team

Group Leaders: Neisha Dahlstrom
Meeting Times: Thursdays @ 9:00 AM
“Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.”– Phillppians 4:6
If you’d like to join others in regularly praying for our church members, leaders and the world, then the prayer team is the place for you!

Questions about any of the groups?

Contact Ben Wheeler, Director of Youth and Discipleship Ministries at ben.wheeler@mcphersonfumc.com or call the church office at 620-241-3626.