Adult Ministries

There are many ways for adults to connect at First UMC!

Adult Faith Formation:

Forums are often offered on Sunday mornings at 10:45am. Topics range anywhere from Life Concerns like how to get through the holidays after a major loss, to Social Concerns like helping with the Ebola Crisis in Africa. Child care is also available during this time.  No registration necessary. 

Ongoing Weekly Fellowship/Book/Bible studies:  
No need to register, join at any time!

Men's Bible Study: Mondays at 7am at Brigitte's Restaurant, St. Cloud.
Oasis: Wednesdays at 9:30am in the church library. Will resume in September.
Wednesday, August 7, at 11:30 a.m.  Potluck lunch and planning for fall at Realife Cooperative at Mueller Gardens, 6670 Northwood Lane, St. Cloud.
Reading Group: Thursdays at 10:30am in the church library. Will resume in September.

Ongoing Monthly Fellowship/Book/Bible studies:  
No need to register, join at any time!

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Prayer Shawl Crafters: 
We invite other knitters or crocheters to join us!
The Wednesday group meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays, September to May, from 5:00-6:30 The Thursday group meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays, September to May, from 1-2:30.

The Wednesday group will meet on September 4th and the Thursday group on September 5th. The two groups will enjoy a potluck together on Wednesday, September 18th at 5pm in the multipurpose room.

The Prayer Shawl groups create prayer shawls for the comfort of our congregation, baby blankets for baptisms, and other items such as hats, mittens, and scarves for donation to schools, the Promise Neighborhood, Boys and Girls Clubs, and other places where they are needed. 

United Methodist Women (UMW): Four Circles meet monthly.  
                                                           See more information on Circles.

United Methodist Men (UMM): Second Monday of each month at 6pm in fellowship hall. No meeting in August.

Young at Heart - YAH: Second Fridays at 10am in the church fellowship hall.
                                      Treats and coffee, sharing jokes and a program are following
                                      by lunch at a local restaurant. Resumes in September.