Adult Discipleship

With opportunities in worship, discipleship and Christian fellowship, Faith hopes to meet you wherever you are in your faith journey and nurture  Christian growth and a deeper relationship with Jesus Christ.

Adult Sunday school

9:00 AM CLASSES


Christians in Action, RM 137 - We are a cross generational class open to all.


Cross Training, RM 156 - All ages, couples or singles. An engaging class with discussions centered on Bible and faith-in-life topics.


Roots and Wings, RM 157 - offers a variety of teachings in a short-term bible study format.


Young Families, RM 152 - learning together how to raise children in homes where God rules.

10:30 AM CLASSES


Sonrisers, RM 133 - This class is primarily senior adults and is for anyone regardless of their faith walk knowledge and/or maturity.


Sojourners, RM 137 - made up of empty-nester adults who enjoy studying and discussing the Scriptures


Trailblazers, RM 154 - This group of mature adults enjoys serving the church together on various projects.


Family Matters, RM 156 - learning together how to raise our children in homes where God rules.


Seekers, RM 157 - Bible-based studies that pursue contemporary issues.

CURRENT BIBLE STUDIES

SUMMER READING WITH THE PASTOR

During the summer, we take time for some light summer reading  then get together to reflect on the literature in our Christian walk.

June 25th, 5-7 pm—Our first book this summer will be “The Shack” by William P. Young led by Pastor John.


July 30th, 5-7 pm“Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury led by Pastor Parker is our second selection.


August 20th, 5-7 pm—our final book will be “Hidden Figures” by Margot Lee Shetterly with the new Director of Fort Bend Hope, RuthMcPhail-Ubaldo.

All groups will meet at 5:00 PM in RM 137.  Please invite your friends and neighbors to join you. Registration is required ONLY for those requesting childcare. For questions, call or email Pastor Ross at ross.talbert@faithumc.org.


SPRING & FALL STUDIES

We offer a variety of Bible studies each Spring and Fall during the day and evening.  Fall 2017 studies will be published here in August.


If you would like us to notify you when new offerings become available, just fill out your information below and we will keep you updated!


WEDNESDAY PASTOR'S STUDIES


Every Wednesday at 9:30 am and 6:30 pm during the school year, Pastor John offers an adult Bible study class. A new study is introduced each semester and everyone is welcome!


If you are unable to make it in person, you can watch the class right here live!  Or visit our Facebook Page where you can watch live and share with others.


adult Ministry

  • Worship

    Communion Attendants

    Help with preparing, distributing, and cleaning up the elements for our worship services.


    Scripture Readers

    We delight in having congregation members come forward to read aloud a Responsive Psalter reading during our 9:00 am Traditional service.  Readers are always given the scripture in advance and we welcome any and all who wish to help with this special time in service.


    Ushers

    Ushers are present at the 9:00 and 10:30 services and have the important duty of welcoming all to our worship space.  They also pass out bulletins, pick up registration booklets, help attendees find seating and perform offertory duties.


    Altar Guild

    Since the worship space is a place where people assemble to encounter Christ, our altar guild members keep our worship spaces filled with beauty and simplicity in it's decorations.

  • Music Ministry

    Faithfully United Hand-bells

    This multi-generational group performs a variety of music at multiple services on the 3rd Sunday of each month throughout the school year.  Rehearsals are Monday evenings from 6-7pm in the Sanctuary.  Basic music reading skills are needed and although prior experience is beneficial, it is not required.


    Genesis Choir

    This group consists of adult & youth singers who firmly believe that the whole is better than the sum of its parts. They present a variety of music for our traditional 9 am worship service, as well as seasonal & special performances. Rehearsals are every Tuesday from 7:00-9:00 pm in the Worship Center. (Childcare is available upon prior reservation.)



    A/V Tech Crew for all services

    Singing not your thing?  We always need volunteer help on a weekly basis to run our slides and assist with sound and video.  Please email Cindy Wenz if you would like to join us!

  • Solo Spirits Singles Ministry

    The Faith Solo Spirits is a caring and supportive community outreach providing the opportunity for Christian growth, fellowship, and service, while affirming that all single adults are whole individuals and important members of God's Holy Family.  We are integrated into all ministries of the church, rather than simply being relegated only to a "Singles Ministry."  We connect to God, to others, and to the community around us by serving in Outreach, Men's, Women's, Children's, Youth, Music, Fine Arts, and every other ministry of the church. We welcome and value singles--whether you've never been married, or you are separated, divorced, or widowed. We hope that you can connect with the Solo Spirits and we look forward to making you a new friend.

    For more information or to find out about our upcoming events and Bible studies, please contact Marie Kunkel (281-460-8827) or Cyndi Lockwood (832-643-5340).  You can also email us at faithsolospirits@gmail.com.

  • MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)

    Join fellow Mothers of Preschoolers in Christian fellowship!  We meet Fridays throughout the school year and have childcare for infants through kindergarten. We have brunch, childcare, speakers, and discussion. We also schedule play-dates and Mom's Night Out, each once a month. International Registration is $31.95. There is also a local registration fee of around $100. Scholarships are available. Please email mopsfaith@gmail.com for more information and to register.


    MOPS International encourages and equips moms of young children to realize their potential as mothers, women and leaders, in relationship with Jesus, and in partnership with the local church.



  • 2017 Annual Women's Retreat

    Join us in Galveston this September 22nd, through September 24th for a special weekend just for women filled with worship, fellowship, fun and an inspirational message.


    Registration is now available HERE along with all the details.  We hope you'll join us!



  • Care Team

    The Care Team provides prayer, communication (cards and notes of encouragement) and support for individuals who are in need on a weekly basis. 

  • Threads of Hope

    We are a mission group of  men and women who meet every Tuesday of the month in the annex from 9:30am to noon. This group has been meeting over 15 years. We make the following mission items:
       Tie fleece blankets and sew pillowcases for Ronald McDonald House
       Sew receiving blankets and tote bags for Case de Esperanza
       Sew little shorts and little dresses for African children
       Crochet and knit prayer shawls for the prayer shawl ministry
    You can also contact Liz Fitch at lizcrochets@juno.com for more information.

  • Hope Circle

    Hope Circle is organized as a ladies ministry that provides scholarships and supports mission projects at Faith.  Funds are raised through their annual Bake Sale and Craft Sale to fund these projects.  The ladies enjoy mentoring others and assisting with children's activities.

  • Prayer Shawls

    The making of a prayer shawl is a spiritual practice which embodies thoughts and prayers for the receiver. It is a gift freely given with no strings attached. Made in prayer, as prayer, for prayer. Prayer Shawls are given for many life events from joy to great sorrow.
    If you or someone you know would benefit from receiving a shawl please contact Linda O'Donnell at 281.341.8200.

    If you would like to join us in making shawls, please contact: Sharon Bryan at bryan_galveston@hotmail.com.