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Weekly Meetings

Sunday Morning Groups


Sundays @ 10 
Childrens area
kids age 3 – 4th grade will study the same Bible story for one month in a variety of ways.  Kids rotate with their age group to a different workshop each week to experience the story in a new way.


Sundays @ 10
youth Center
Junior and Senior High youth.
More info?  Click here.

Twenty Somethings

Sundays @ 10
Room 204
a class for those in their 20’s currently studying lessons from “a purpose driven life.”

Circle of Friends

Sundays @ 10
Room 205
Mixed class for married or single adults of all ages 
learning god’s truths through study guides and open discussion in a caring atmosphere among friends.

Good News

Sundays @ 10
room 107
Mixed class of Senior adults with an emphasis on scripture as it relates to our lives.

Mary and Martha’s

Sundays @ 10
room 201
Middle to older aged women with a bible study focus on prayer, encouragement and support.

Men’s Bible Class

Sundays @ 10
Room 204
Older men’s discussion style class using the adult bible series

Growing in Grace

Sundays @ 10
Room 207
Mixed Class of adults with families.  Finding the bible’s life applications in a discussion setting among friends.

The Reasoners

Sundays @ 10
lower level
A long running biblically based class for adults.

Open Fellowship

Sundays @ 10
room 206
Mixed class of older adults open to any age.  Study god’s word using adult bible series and discussing applications for daily living.

Sunday Evening groups

Children’s Gathering

Sunday Evenings 6-7pm
20 minutes of play
10 minutes of snacks
15 minute lesson
15 minute music
Click to learn more about our children’s programs.


Student Ministry

Transform, our junior/senior high student ministry which meets on Sunday evenings from 5-7pm, will wrap up our spring series calendar with Out of This World(April 8-April 22nd), a look at how to navigate our faith and culture simultaneously, and Forward Motion(April 29-May 6th) which will provide our students with tools to incrementally progress in their faith journey.
Click to see what we are up to.

Mid-Week Groups and Studies

2018 Bible Study-

The Apocalyptic Writings within Daniel and Revelation

Tuesday, January 9 at 10 a.m.— Lower Level

Thursday, January 11 at 6:30 p.m.— Lower Level


Wednesdays @ 7pm
in the Sanctuary
The GUMC choir is a volunteer group.  no audition is needed.  if you love to sing and lift your voice in praise of god, come and join us.


Men’s Bible Study

Meets on the 1st and 3rd monday of each month starting
September 18th.
Taught by Pastor Bryan

Grace Station

Praise Band

Thursdays @6:30
(subject to change)
Grace station leads worship for the LifeSong worship service. if you are interested in joining, contact Bryan Orchard or the church office.


Wednesdays @ 6pm
in the “Handbell Hallway”
The GUMC handbell group is open to musicians of all levels.  for more information contact Melissa Powers, or the church office.  423-477-3792

Monthly Meetings

4g’s (Gray Girls Growing Godly)

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
Gray Girls Grow Godly is for females of ALL ages who want to learn, serve, pray, worship, nourish and commune with GOD while enjoying the fellowship and support of other females.
For more information, click Here

United Methodist Women

Groups are forming now, so keep checking back for more information