Connect with FUMCR

Travel with others on your journey of faith by getting connected with a group, participating in a class or attending a lecture.

Members and continuing guests are encouraged to find groups with which to grow as Christians through study, service to others and supportive fellowship.

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Learning Community: Christianity 101

Sept 5 - Oct 10, 2018 Wed 7:30 - 9:00 pm Men & Women On campus

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Does having faith mean abandoning reason? Does it really matter what I believe? What is the relationship between faith and knowledge? Why are there so many religions? Do all paths lead to the same God? Consider questions, objections, and concerns that you can’t help but raise as you think your way clearly and honestly to answers that satisfy you because they’re your answers – conclusions you’ve arrived at personally without manipulation, coercion, or game-playing.

Learning Community: Enneagram Concentrates

Sept 13 - Nov 1, 2018 Thur 9:30 - 11;45 am Men & Women On campus

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This is an advanced course for those who have gone through the “Enneagram Journey” and are looking for a deeper dive and to explore the spiritual dimensions of the Enneagram. Enneagram Concentrates is designed with the person in mind who is ready and able to do excavation and deeper work that takes them beyond knowing their Enneagram number.

Learning Community: Enneagram Journey: Soul Work, Self-Awareness and Spiritual Transformation

Sept 12 - Nov 14 2018 Wed 9:30 - 11;45 am Men & Women On campus

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This experiential course utilizes the Enneagram, an ancient tool from centuries of Judeo-Christian faith and scholarship that is used for cultivating self-awareness, growth and personal transformation.

Learning Community: Financial Peace

Sept 23 - Nov 18, 2018 Sun 5:00 - 6:30 pm Men & Women On campus

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In debt? Need a plan for your money? Financial Peace University is here to help, with practical, proven advice for dealing with the financial part of your life and the relationships it involves.

Learning Community: If God is Love, and Spirit . . .

Sept 16 - 30, 2018 Sun 11 am - 12 noon Men & Women On campus

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For many Christians sovereignty overshadows love as God’s essential nature: “Everything happens for a reason...though I can’t imagine why or how a loving God would cause or allow such.”

Learning Community: Love & Logic Magic for Early Childhood (birth through six years old)

Nov 4 - 18, 2018 Sun 4:00 - 6:00 pm Men & Women On campus

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Would you like to reduce and put an end to temper tantrums, whining, potty training and meal-time battles...and have a great time doing it?

Learning Community: Methodism 101

Oct 21 - Nov 11, 2018 Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Men & Women On campus

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Explore the basics of United Methodist belief and practice. Gain an understanding of Wesleyan heritage, increase your knowledge and understanding of United Methodist theology and learn more about the sacraments of baptism and communion.

Learning Community: Praying the Scriptures

Ongoing Wed 1:00 - 2:30 pm Men & Women On campus

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Using the lectio divina method for small groups, we will pray various scriptures and even some spiritual classics. Don’t worry if you don’t know what lectio divina means. You will be guided.

Learning Community: Questions Without Answers

July 10-31 Tue 6:30-8 pm Men & Women On campus

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This conversation based class opens the floor for discussion around some of the hardest questions facing faith and religion.

Learning Community: Reclaiming Prayer

Oct 2 - Oct 16, 2018 Tue 7:00 - 8:30 pm Men & Women On campus

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The first session will explore the scriptural understanding of prayer form the Jews through the early Christian movements. The second will look at meditation with a deeper dive into “The Cloud of Unknowing.” The last session will look at contemplative prayer, binding us to Christ as one, and to each other.

Learning Community: Survey of the Gospels

Sept 4 - Sept 25, 2018 Tue 7:00 - 8:00 pm Men & Women

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We are fortunate to have the four gospels in our canon. Each gospel has a different perspective on the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, and each has a different purpose for writing.

Learning Community: Women's Bible Study - The Armor of God

Sept 11 - Oct 30, 2018 Tue 11:30 am - 1:00 pm Women On campus

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This is a women’s study based on The Armor of God by Priscilla Shirer. A devoted, devilish enemy seeks to wreak havoc on everything that matters: your heart, mind, marriage, children, relationships, resilience, dreams and destiny.