Group Ministries


Matthew 18:20   For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them. 


Childrens Ministry

Grace welcomes children! Having children participate in so many aspects of the church life is part of what Grace church does. Sunday school classes and worship are tailored for children. More information here. PLEASE NOTE:  There are currently no children's ministries happening in person at the church due to COVID-19.  

Youth Ministry

Youth are an integral part of the body of Christ here at Grace. Their faith journey is critical for their life in the here and now and for the future!  Sunday School and Youth Fellowship is offered for youth to gather in an informal environment to reconnect, to discuss faith and to have fun.  More information here.  

WEEKDAY Study/Prayer Groups

Thursday Morning Bible Study

The "Knowing God Bible Study" meets every Thursday morning at 10:00 AM in the parlor of Grace Church.


In this study, we will not only experience the blessed assurance of our own salvation, but we will be able to help others. We are going to learn the deep truths of the Bible and how to apply them to our life of peace, assurance, and joy.  This group is open to anyone who is interested in delving into the Bible and learning and discussing God's Word.  Join us!  


Women's Bible Study

This Bible study is open to women of all ages and meets on Monday mornings at 9:30 AM.  All women are invited to join us for a time of interesting and lively discussion and learning about the Bible!


Prayer Time

Prayer time is held on Tuesday mornings at 10 AM. in the church parlor.    If you have a prayer you would like to submit, please click here.  We will be sure to add it to the weekly prayer list.  


This group is open to anyone who would like to pray over requests that come in during the week or from the previous Sunday's services.  Please come and join us!

 

Men 2 Men UM Men's Bible Study

Fellowship and Breakfast, 8:00 a.m. on Thursdays at  Brew Cumberland's Best, 1903 Bridge Street, New Cumberland.   To register call 215-9749.  NOTE:  Meetings on the first Thursday  of the month begin at 9:00 a.m. 

Adult Ministry

Every Sunday beginning at 9:00, Sunday school classes meet. Sunday school is the heart of learning here at Grace. Classes are where relationship with each other forms and grows and where our walk in faith is strengthened through learning and discussion. We have several adult classes to choose from each studying different topics.  More information here. 

Music Ministry

Grace Church has built a reputation for its abundance in musical talent, which comes about through our numerous choirs and groups. If you love music, join us! Find out more here!  

50 plus and Alive Group

This group is dedicated to creating activities and services for persons aged 50 and older, enriching the spiritual and social life of this age group by serving as a channel for the insight and joy of Christian fellowship. Our programs (posted on the Events page or in the Weekly Announcement Sheet) designed primarily for the needs and interests of this age group, are open to all persons, regardless of age. 

SUPPORT & OTHER GROUPS


AL-ANON

Meetings are open to all and are held Monday - Saturday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the parlor, on the upper level of the church.  Questions, contact:  Sue Karakantas @ 215-859-8959.


MEN'S ALANON

Meets on Thursdays from 6:00-7:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the library, lower level.  Please contact Colin Kreitzer, pjvcp15@gmail.com with any questions. 


BOY SCOUT TROOP 55

The Boy Scouts meet Mondays from 7:00-8:00 p.m in the library, lower level of the church.  Learn more about our program, events, calendar and contact persons on our Website!  


DARTBALL

Dartball has been in session well over 91 seasons and is still going strong!  Pre-season tryouts and practice are always held in Fellowship Hall.  Boys and girls age 10 years to 85+  participate on the ten church teams. If you think this sounds like fun, it is! We welcome and need new players!  Contact Rob Schaefer at (717) 659-9824 or schaeferbob@yahoo.com if you are interested in playing dartball or have any questions.  See complete schedule here....


MOMS/DADS GROUP

Meetings are held on Thursdays from 7:00-9:00 p.m.  We meet to do activities, let the kids play, share about our lives and just do life together.  We hope to meet new parents in the area!  Kids are welcome but not a requirement to come to the meetings.  If you have any questions, please contact Katie Clinton:  kaytee_c501@yahoo.com



NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS (NA)

Meetings are open to all and are held Monday - Saturday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the Issues & Answers classroom, lower level of the church.  Also meeting via Zoom:  https://us04web.zoom.us/j/8741592236?pwd=UzFyk2t6MmxGTkxwR2dydnBkaUtDQT09.  

This is an open meeting and all are welcome.


OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS

Meetings are open to all and are held Wednesday evenings at 5:30.  Meets in the library, lower level.  Cindy Metzger, Cmetzger56@gmail.com .


QUILT CLUB

Meets once a month on the third Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall, lower level

of the church.  All who love to quilt and sew are welcome!


TOPS

  TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is the short name for TOPS Club, Inc., the original nonprofit, noncommercial network of weight-loss support groups and wellness education organization. TOPS offers tools and programs for healthy living and weight management, with exceptional group fellowship and recognition. Established in 1948 to champion weight-loss support and success, we've helped millions of people live healthier lives.

Meets on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall , lower level of the church.  Please email  topspa.cc.ac@gmail.com with any questions.


For questions regarding any of the above groups, please contact the group leader or the church office. 


Please check the church calendar in case of scheduling changes.