Discipleship at Sandy Springs UMC
Current Bible Studies:
Tuesday Morning: There are two Women’s Studies that meet at 10am on Tuesdays Mornings. It is a video based curriculum with discussion, fellowship, and prayer. One group meets in the church parlor and the other meets in the conference room.
Tuesday Morning Men’s Study: 7:30am located in the Conference Room on the first floor. Join other men in fellowship, study, and prayer every Tuesday morning. No preparation necessary.
Friday Morning: Women’s Bible Study that meets at 10 am on the 2nd floor. A video based curriculum with discussion, fellowship, and prayer.
Sunday Night: Dr. Thomas Martin is leading a 24 week study called Covenant. It meets at 4:30 in the Conference Room on the first floor.
JOY CLASS: Jesus, Others, Yourself…this class for mature adults meets in the Fellowship Hall and offers food and fellowship on Sunday mornings at 9:30am and meets from 9:45-10:30 for singing, announcements and a lesson.
SERENDIPITY: This class for adults meets in room 311 on the North Campus on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:45 and addresses contemporary themes, often focusing on outreach and service.
DBS CLASS: Doing, Believing, Serving…this class for mature adults meets in the upper level of the scout hut on the North Campus from 9:45-10:45 each Sunday morning, often using contemporary video series and book studies.
STEPPING STONES: This class for adults in their 30’s-50’s meets from 9:45-10:45 on Sunday mornings in room 315 on the North Campus and discusses discipleship and how we live out our faith in our daily lives.
SUNDAY SCHOOL- NOT JUST FOR KIDS: This class is for parents of elementary and youth aged students. While the kids are in confirmation or their own Sunday School class, you are invited to join together with Dr. Thomas Martin for fellowship and study.
YOUTH: This class if for grades 6-12 and meets from 10:00 - 10:45 on Sunday Mornings on the 3rd floor Youth Wing. Students are welcome to join us to chat about their faith, and learn ways that it applies to daily life.
CHILDREN: There are Sunday School classes for children of all ages! From Preschool to 5th grade, you child has an opportunity to grow in their faith, fellowship with others and have a lot of fun!
CONFIRMATION: Starting each fall a group of students (6th grade and up) meet together to learn what it means to be a Christian, a United Methodist, and to become a member of the church. Confirmation Sunday, the day the students decide form themselves if they want to pursue a life of faith in the UMC, is Easter Sunday.
Other Discipleship Opportunities:
Bi-Monthly Book Club: Reverend Amber Lea Gray facilitates a bi-monthly book club. There is a FB group, where the book is discussed while we read, and then we will meet for dinner once the following month to discuss the book. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org