Adult Education

Adult Sunday School Classes

Adult Sunday School classes begin at 9:45 a.m. (unless otherwise indicated).

Check out the various classes covering a wide array of studies, from your traditional Biblical views to contemporary or postmodern lessons, and lots in between. Feel free to join any of these wonderful classes as they are open to all. Classes are located in the Tom Vastine Education Center (West side of our campus), unless otherwise indicated.

The Way

Currently on ZOOM only
Zoom 819 8360 8123
Passcode 614197
Sunday at 12:30pm

The Way

Class members share responsibility for leading this class's lively discussions, where frankness, openness and differences of opinion are respected and encouraged. The Way takes particular interest in social justice issues and has been affiliated since 2014 with the Reconciling Ministries Network, an organization dedicated to the inclusion of people of all sexual orientations and gender identities in the United Methodist Church.


Location: Room C12
Zoom 964 8900 2213


The Journey class is a group of active adults who share the Christian life journey. This group is a mix of couples and singles, who seek to learn about God's word, God's call, and service opportunities. Classes are a mix of Biblical, topical, and human-interest subjects lead by two co-teachers. The class sponsors the church-wide Craft Fair each spring, participates in many mission projects, leadership roles, supports church projects, several members participate in the choir and the class members enjoy fellowship activities with one another.

Apple Corps

Location: Room B8
Zoom 937 5166 772

Apple Corps

We are a caring and supportive group of couples and singles. Lessons are Bible based, and leadership is shared. Our discussions also reflect on current events in the light of the Biblical Word. We support Martin UMC and the community through the Backpack Ministry, annual craft fair, Lord's Acre, Thanksgiving Baskets, and Christmas Angels. As true Methodists, we sometimes have brunch. All are welcome.


Location: Room C14


Branches is a diverse group of Christians (and Christians in training!) struggling to find ways to serve God in our church, community and world. We are single, married, widowed, young and not so young, learning to be God's light in the world. We study current events and their biblical interpretations and take turns leading our group through an interesting online curriculum. We are dedicated to serving and look for places to lead or help at Martin and beyond!


Location: The Chapel
Zoom 937 5166 772


This diverse group of fun-loving, (age 60+, but all are welcome) prays, cares for and supports each other. Lessons are Bible-based, teaching is shared, and discussions are lively. Members share God's love with our community, actively participating in many of the Christian outreach ``arms`` of Martin. Frequent socials outings! Come join us!

Bible Explorers

Location: Room C15
Zoom 963 430 720

Bible Explorers

Come explore the Living Word as we journey through the Bible. This class studies books of the Bible and related, published commentaries that describe those times and circumstances and also provide interpretation, enabling us to apply teachings to our lives today. Discussion and questions are encouraged.

Bridging the Gap

Location: Room C16

Bridging the Gap

This group of Young Professionals strives to connect with friends and family through faith in an open, welcoming environment by exploring God's Word, sharing our stories, and outreach. This class offers book studies, Bible study, fellowship, lively conversation, and more.

Weekday Bible Studies

Pastor’s Bible Study with Rev. Daniel Hawkins

Tuesday Mornings 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Wednesday evenings 6-7 p.m.
Both classes will be held in C11 b
ZOOM available for Tuesday mornings:
Meeting ID: 961 1720 0847 Passcode: 769075

Both classes will teach the same subject. Can’t attend one, come to the other.
New Study will be on Philippians

Words with Friends

2nd Thursday of the month at 12 p.m.
Location: Room C15
Zoom 965 0310 6023

Join Chickie Williams and friends for this fun book club.

Men’s Bible Study

Tuesday at 7:20 a.m.
Zoom Id: 450 466 116

Just Older Youth

First Thursday of Every Month at 10 a.m.

Soul Food
Potluck lunch & games

Morning Glory Circle

First Wednesday September – May
9:30-11 a.m.
Location: Room C11a
Zoom 962 7937 8527, Password: circle

Peacemakers Quilters

Monday at 10:00 a.m.
Location: The Chapel

Join this fun group of ladies as they work on different projects throughout the year.

It’s Only Lunch

Noon, Different venue each month.

 No reservation needed. Just show up and enjoy the food and friendship.

Questions? Email Wendy Hamilton or Call Wendy

Women’s Bible Study

“Finding God Faithful”

October 17 – December 12
6:30-8 p.m.
Location: Room C14
Led by Catherine Ross