Share lively discussions with other adults about topics relevant to faith today on Sundays at 9 a.m. No Bible knowledge necessary. All materials provided.
Ghent Inspire Book Club
This is a spiritual book discussion group for readers to come together to inspire one another and share their love of reading. We generally meet on 2nd Mondays at 7:30p. Click here for more information about books, schedule, and location. All are welcome to join us.
Winter Women's Bible Study
Join us for a 6-week study by Melissa Spoelstra. "Jeremiah: Daring to Hope in an Unstable World" offers women hope for living in an uncertain world by learning to navigate the challenges and circumstances of their lives. The study Includes brief daily homework, video, and discussion. There is a $15.99 cost to purchase the study guide. For questions, or to join, contact Debbie Bonnewell.
Middle and high school youth meet generally on Sundays at 6 p.m. All are welcome. For specific schedule, click here. For more information, contact Kim Kurtz.
Young Family Small Group
Our Young Family Small Group meets weekly on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the church library. Childcare is provided. This is a video study with no preparation required. For more information, contact Pastor Melody.
Military Spouse Small Group
A weekly Military Spouse Small Group meets each Wednesday at the Panera Bread located at 739 West 21st Street, Norfolk, VA. This group is open to ALL military spouses, both men and women! We will seek to provide mutual support in a variety of ways. For more information, contact Jennifer Gross-Statler.
Theology on Tap
This group will meet on the first and third Thursdays each month (see below for scheduled dates) at 5:30 pm at The Public House at 1112 Colley Ave. in Ghent with Navy Chaplain Tom Statler. All are welcome--especially those who no longer attend church, or who have never attended a Christian church, but consider themselves spiritual. Members of Ghent UMC are encouraged to bring a friend or member is who no longer attending, because there is NO agenda, and this ISN'T a Bible study. Our focus is Christian discipliship; so come with questions, and together let's figure out how to live a life of faith in our sometimes unsettled and divided world!
Chaplain Tom Statler is the Command Chaplain of the Joint Forces Staff College, and an ordained United Methodist minister with over 26 years of total experience. Tom and his wife Jennifer attend Ghent UMC.
February 15th, March 1st & 15th, April 5th & 19th, further dates TBA