Bible Studies + Programs



Summer B&B Adult Studies

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Matt Miofsky’s “Fail: What To Do When Things Go Wrong”

Bagels & Bibles | with Rev. Joe Pool | MP Rooms, Building A | 8 AM

Bistro & Bibles | with Sandy Heard | La Madeleine | 12 PM

Burgers & Bibles | with Rev. Katie Newsome | Snuffer’s | 6:30 PM

Wednesdays | July 10, 17, 24 & 31

Cost of Book: $16

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Price: $ 16.00

Small Groups

List of Small Groups

Bump to Baby – Click here to check out events

A small group of expectant mothers and mothers of newborns who meet monthly for dinner and dessert to discuss motherhood topics. Join us for fellowship and support because no new mom should go through this experience alone.

Dates:  Second Wednesday, Monthly

Time:  6:30 PM

Leaders:  Rev. Christina Hildebrand, childebrand@fumcrockwall.com &Sandy Heard, sheard@fumcrockwall.com

Location:  La Madeleine, Rockwall

C3 – Arbor house Memory care

Join other young adults 18+ to visit Arbor House. Share a lesson, and worship with the residents. 

Dates:  Sunday Mornings

Time:  9:30 AM

Leader:  Mike Eidson, 972-689-9383

Location:  Arbor House Memory Care

Celebration – Click here to check out events

A small group for single women 55 and better celebrating the times of our lives! Monthly Socials;look for information in publications and website,fumcrockwall.com/celebrationgroup

Dates:  Monthly 

Leader:  Leigh Plagens, cplagens65@aol.com

CROSSROADS – Not Meeting Until the Fall

A new group for parents with youth ages ranging from confirmation through college who come together to support one another during this transitional time in the life of their families. A program and dinner will be provided, cost $10 per person.

Dates: Monthly 

Time:  6:30-8 PM

Leader:  Rev. Christina Hildebrand, childebrand@fumcrockwall.com

Location:  MP Rooms, Building A

First UMC Book Club 

The book club meets monthly to discuss books chosen by the class. These books span a variety of genres and topics, and discussion is always lively and fun! Anyone and everyone is welcome. Join us! 

Dates: Third Thursday of each month

Time:  7 PM

Leader:  Colleen Miller, 214-770-6970

Location:  Room 122, Building B

First UMC Rockwall Prayer Ministry

This group meets together once each week to pray for our church and community. 

Dates:  Thursdays 

Time:  9 AM

Leader: Bill Abbott, wrsir@yahoo.com

Location:  Room 122, Buildng B

Friday Discipleship Group

Starting a 5 week study by Adam Hamilton, Unafraid. The study will show us  how to untangle the knots we feel about disappointing others, failure, financial insecurity, loneliness, insignificance, and aging, as well as understand and counter fears related to such outsize perils as terrorism, death, and the apocalypse.  
Book can be purchased through Cokesbury, Amazon, Barnes and Noble. 

Dates:  Fridays, Starting May 3 – May 31

Time:  11:45 AM-12:45 PM

Leader:  Ann Meredith, ameredith5032@gmail.com

Location:  Room 122, Buildng B

Mission Stitchers 

Know how to sew? Knit? Crochet? If not, want to learn? Come join our new group. We have mission projects and can use your help! Bring your sewing machines, knitting needles, crochet hooks, or just yourself and join the fellowship and fun. 

Dates:  Second Tuesday, Monthly

Time:  9 AM-12 PM

Leader: Beth Ackerman, 972-672-4806

Location:  Room 216, Buildng B

NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness 

Two NAMI (National Alliance for the Mentally Ill) Support Groups are available the second Saturday of every month in Building B. We separate out for those with mental illness in one room and family membersin another. 

Dates:  Second Saturday, Monthly

Time:  1-2:30 PM 

Leader:  Marsha Rodgers, 214-341-7133

Location:  Rooms 121 and 123, Building B

Sailsetters – Starting up again in the Fall, 2019

This group of men and women, 55 and better, meets once a month during the school year to take day trips around our area.

Dates:  Monthly for Day Trips

Leader: Ruth Sears, rsears@fumcrockwall.com

‘Tis the Season Crafters

This talented group of ladies craft every Thursday morning from 9 AM-12 PM, from February to November. Then, they have a Bazaar on the firstSaturday of November every year. All proceeds go toward First UMC Missions. 

Dates:  Thursdays: February-November

Time:  9 AM-12 PM

Leaders:  Marlene Roth, rothjm@hotmail.com or Pam Gregory, pammylou99@aol.com

Location:  Room 208, Buildng A

WOMEN Celebrate Recovery

Facilitator: Robbie Battoe, rbattoe@gmail.com

Dates: Tuesdays, Starting up again in the Fall, 2019

Time: 6-7:30 PM

Location: Room 123, Building B

Summary:Are you or someone you know struggling with addiction or anger? Come join us on our journey to recovery! Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind (food addiction, love & relationship addiction, physical-sexual-emotional abuse, alcohol/drug addiction, sexual addiction, gambling addiction, codependency, etc.). Celebrate Recovery is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our lives. All women with hurts, habits, or hang ups are encouraged to join us each weekon Tuesday evenings beginning at 6pm. Childcare available.

Childcare is available | Building B (5 years old and younger)

All our on-campus studies and groups include childcare, with advance notice. Please be sure to make note of your need on your registration, or contact your group leader to let them know.

Financial Assistance is available for all classes. Please contact Rev. Katie Newsome at knewsome@fumcrockwall.com about receiving assistance.