Fall 2018 Adult Growth Groups
Oologah United Methodist Church Growth Groups are Semester Based Study Groups. Chidcare is free. Wednesday groups during the school year start the evening off with a Potluck Dinner 5:30 – 6:30 PM (optional).
Adult Wednesday Growth Group Line Up – 6:30pm
September 5th – October 24th, 2018
Facing the Inevitable: Looking without Fear at End of Life Decisions” – Open to All
This 8 week study will have a variety of presenters on topics such as: Advanced Directives, Organ Donation, Trusts and Wills, Funeral Planning, Service of Remembrance Planning, Hospice Care, Stages of Grief, and The Loose Ends. These discussions are things we all need to know so let’s come together to ask questions and get some answers in a safe and caring environment.
“Invitation to the Old Testament: A Short Term DISCIPLE Bible Study” – Open to All
Explore the Old Testament’s story of God and God’s calling of the people of Israel through the many “voices” of the biblical text. Hear the magnificence of a Creation hymn, discover the law and wisdom teachings, listen to the warning of the prophets and explore the poetry of the Song of Solomon. This 8 week study helps participants gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Old Testament as an integral part of the Christian Bible and a renewed discovery of our identity in God and God’s vision for all things.
BOOLOGAH in Downtown Oologah
No Classes at the church this night
Join in the fun and represent the church as we hand out candy and God’s love to the children of the community. Dress up if you desire and bring a chair if you wish to sit down. Please bring candy to share. Begins at 5pm.
November 7th & 14th
Cooking for the Holidays – Open to All
Led by Larry Escalanta – Held in the Fellowship Kitchen
Larry will lead you through some special holiday family recipes and teach you new tricks for holiday dishes. Bring your desire to learn and an open mind for some new and old dishes!
Making Hats and Scarves for the Homeless –
Open to all
Bring your knitting, crocheting, or sewing skills and help make hats and scarves to be passed out at Under the Bridge. A Homeless Ministry in Tulsa. OUMC is hoping to get as many scarves and hats as possible to pass out to those in need. Be a part of being the hands and feet of Christ as we gather together and make a variety of items. Please bring your own yarns, fabrics, and creative tools.
November 28th – December 19th, 2018
STUDIES IN THE SEASON OF ADVENT
Men’s Group – Led by Larry Escalanta
Women’s Group – Led by Lori Escalanta
Prepare your hearts for the coming of the Christ child in the holy season of Advent. Advent is the 4 weeks prior to Christmas where we seek and anticipate Christ coming once again into our lives. May we each remember the reason for the season.
Adult Sunday Growth Groups 9:45-10:45am
S1 – Mixed Group Study
Taught by Diana Johnson
S2 – Mixed Group Study “Genesis to Revelation”
This study will strengthen your understanding and appreciation of the Bible by enabling you to engage the Scriptures weekly. This group is led by Ken Skidmore.
S3 – Mixed Group Study “Adult Bible Studies” This class uses the Adult Bible Study curriculum and offers an indepth and systematic study of the Bible. This class is lead by Dian Root.