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Preschool Ministries

During the Covid 19 restrictions, all in-person group meetings have been suspended. The activities that are currently in place for preschoolers to learn and grow spiritually are streamed on Facebook. The lessons for the preschoolers are age-appropriate, fun and are geared for the child’s attention span. Join us and have fun learning together!

Children's Ministries

During the Covid 19 restrictions, all in-person group meetings have been suspended. The activities that are currently in place for Children (ages 6-12)  to learn and grow spiritually are streamed on Facebook. The lessons for the children are age-appropriate, fun and are geared for the child’s attention span. Join us and have fun learning together! .

Youth Ministries

During the Covid 19 restrictions, all in-person group meetings have been suspended. The activities that are currently in place for Youth to learn and grow spiritually are presently on hold. The lessons for the youth are age-appropriate, fun and are geared for their developmental level. Join us and have fun learning together!

Bible Study

We offer a number of bible study groups for a variety of interests and knowledge levels. During the COVID 19 restrictions, all in-person group meetings have been suspended. We are currently offering bible study over Facebook live. The current study can be found below:

Small Group

We Offer A Number Of Small Group Options to meet a diverse set of interests. Please take the time to consider joining one or more of the following: During the COVID 19 restrictions, all in-person group meetings have been suspended.
9:30 am Sunday School Classes

We offer two Adult Sunday School Classes at Orleans United Methodist Church on Sunday Mornings. One adult group is following the International Bible Study and the other adult group is exploring growing in faith using a variety of materials

Contact Information can be found here.

10:30 am Sunday School

We offer two Adult Sunday School Classes located at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church on Sunday Mornings after Sunday Morning Worship. One adult group is following the International Bible Study and the other adult group is exploring growing in faith using a variety of materials

Contact Information can be found here.

5:00 pm Sunday School

We offer one Adult Sunday School Class located at Leipsic United Methodist Church on Sunday Evenings.

Contact Information can be found here.

Reunion Groups

We offer two Emmaus Reunion Groups. The Women’s Group meets at Orleans United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm on Tuesday evenings.

Contact and location information is found here.

The Men’s Emmaus Reunion Group meets at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church on the first and third Monday’s of the month at 7:00 pm.

Contact and location information is found here.

Wednesday AM Bible Study

Wednesday Morning Bible Study Group meets at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church at 11:00 am. We are currently studying the Box of Exodus.

Location and Contact Information can be found here.

Monday PM Bible Study

Monday Evening Bible Study meets at Orleans United Methodist Church at 7:00 pm. We are currently studying Genesis.

Location and contact information can be found here.

Lay Servant Ministry

A United Methodist Lay Servant is an active member of a local church or charge who is ready and desirous to serve the Church and who is well informed on and committed to the Scriptures and the doctrine, heritage, organization, and life of The United Methodist Church and who has received specific training to develop skills in witnessing to the Christian faith through spoken communications, church and community leadership, and care-giving ministries. Lay Servants serve by leading, caring and communicating..

Lay Servant Ministries is a program to provide training opportunities and experiences to equip disciples of Jesus Christ to realize and respond to their personal call to ministry. Lay Servant Ministries strive to help disciples become aware of their particular gifts by offering education to enhance and develop the skills necessary to bring them to fruition.

Lay Servant Ministry Classes are offered on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Special times for classes are announced a month in advance.

Lay Servant Ministry Classes are offered at Jacob Finger United Methodist Church.

Location and contact information can be found here.

United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women are a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

The local group meets on the first Thursday of each month at 1:00pm. All women are welcome to attend.

Location and contact information are found here.

United Methodist Men

United Methodist Men have “primary oversight for the coordination and resourcing of men’s ministry with The United Methodist Church.” This small group is focused to Help Men Grow In Christ, So Others May Know Christ.

Contact and location information can be found here.

Choir

Singing and music are an important part of worship and our traditions. All are encouraged to get involved with a ministry. The choir does not require the ability to read music nor does it require the ability to play an instrument nor does it require any musical talent. What is required is a love of God.

Choir Rehearsal are at the following times:
Sunday Evenings 6:00pm – Orleans United Methodist Church
Wednesday Evening 7:00pm – Jacob Finger United Methodist Church

Worship

We will begin to meet in person and observe social distancing, appropriate hand washing, and mask-wearing.

Worship is a means of grace that connects us to God and our neighbor. We grow in our faith and holiness by participating in worship. In addition to the Sunday Services, we also celebrate and observe several other times of worship. Please view the pictures and videos to get an idea of what occurs when we worship.

If you have any questions or comments, please direct them here. For times and locations of our Sunday Worship Services please refer to our calendar.

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