small Groups and classes 

Joining a small group is a great way to grow in your faith and celebrate community. We have a wide range of small groups and classes available at Christ United Methodist Church. For help identifying which small group or Sunday School class might be best for you, please use the Find A Group Tool

Monday Morning Bible Study | Mondays, 10am, Disciple Room
Rev. Dr. Bob Carter will lead class discussion on The Book of Revelation: the Apocalypse—Controversies and Meaning in Western History. Classes will run September 11 through December 4. Textbooks available on September 11.

Monday Night Bible Study | Mondays, 7pm, Disciple Room
Women are invited to learn and grow in their faith through studies of special interest to women. Currently, the group is studying Melissa Spoelstra’s First Corinthians: Living Love When We Disagree, a six-week study.

Contact: Barb Liccardo, 336-740-0492,

Tuesday Morning Bible Study | Tuesdays, 9:30am–11am, Disciple Room
Join us to study Christianity and World Religions by Adam Hamilton, facilitated by Connie Leonard and Laurie Watkins.

Contact: Connie Leonard, 336-294-7672,; Laurie Watkins, 336-294-5892,  

Prayer Shawl Knitters | Tuesdays, 10:30am, Parlor
Come have fellowship and prayer as we knit prayer shawls for those going through a difficult time, baptismal blankets, and a variety of other knit creations. 

Contact: Betty Williams,

Drama Ministry | 6pm, First Tuesday of the month, Disciple Room
Calling all actors and actresses! Join us to create, rehearse and perform short dramas to support worship and special events at Christ Church. Also includes puppet ministry, designing and producing videos, and performing readers’ theater.

Contact: Jim Gibson, 336-402-4915,

Young Adult Group | Tuesdays, 7:30pm-8:30pm
We are a group of young adults in our 20s and early 30s that meet for regular discussion around the Bible, a book, or a video. We also have monthly social and missions events.

Contact: Louis Timberlake, 336-299-1571,

WellSpouse Group | Fourth Tuesdays, 11:30am-1:30pm, location varies
A group of individuals that share their experiences as caregivers of spouses with chronic issues such as dementia. Meets for lunch the fourth Tuesday of the month. 

Contact: Alice Kunka, 919-599-0056,

Book Discussion Group | Third Wednesday of the month, 10–11:30am, Parlor
Reading a variety of books, this women's group enjoys discussion and fellowship once a month. Anyone can suggest a book for the group to read and booklist for the following year is decided on by the group. Since there are many other groups in the church that discuss Christian books, this group focuses on other kinds of books.

Contact: Sarah Hamilton, 336-299-4841,

Men’s Small Group | Location and Time TBD
Want to make new friends in Christ? Join this newly forming group to share your faith life, help each other through accountability, and pray for one another.

Contact: Nick Scandale, 336-856-8600,; Dan Boswell, 336-674-9218,

Alpha | Wednesdays, 6:30pm-7:30pm, Fellowship Center
Alpha is designed to create conversation and discussion. Each week, you’ll watch a video that explores the big issues around faith and the basics of Christianity, addressing questions from “Who is Jesus?” and “How can we have faith?” to “Why and how do I pray?” and “How does God guide us?”

Contact: Louis Timberlake, 336-299-1571,

Companions in Christ | Wednesdays, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a 28 week experience in the Christian Life as a spiritual journey, practicing scriptural meditation and prayer, as well as discerning our call as followers of Christ.

Contact: Alice Kunka, 919-599-0056,

Thursday Morning Men’s Bible Study Group | Thursdays, 7am, Disciple Room
Come gather with us to study the scripture for the upcoming Sunday worship.

Contact: David Duff, 336-282-7773,

Thursday Morning Bible Study | Thursdays, 9:30am, Disciple Room
 Beginning October 26, Jim Genova will lead a study of his book If Jesus is the Answer, What is the Question?

Contact: Peggy Brown, 336-292-2519

Life Group | Thursdays, 7pm
The group reflects on Bible teaching and shares prayers. The purpose of the group is to help each other live in faith every day.

Contact: Janet Williams, 336-644-1271,  

Life Group | Thursdays, 7pm, Room TBA
This group meets at various member's  homes for discussions on Bible studies, books we read and discuss, movies with a Christian theme and sermons when we follow along with the series being presented. There are currently 5 couples who are members of this group. We occasionally go out to dinner or have other social events. It is a sharing group offering support to one another and assisting each other as we Live in Faith Everyday!

Contact: Jo Winchester,

Rooted: A Small Group for Young Adults  | Thursdays, 7pm
Our first topic will be about building small group relationships.

Contact: Valerie Rogers, 330-309-4587,; Michelle Pyle, 336-549-5593,

Friday Morning Men's Bible Study | 7am, Parlor
Join us for Bible study and fellowship.

Contact: Greg Williams, 336-255-7745,