Learning & Fellowship

Learning & Fellowship



There is nursery care available for babies thru Kindergarten starting at 9:15. Nursery children are welcome to attend the beginning of worship with their families and then parents can bring them to the nursery after children’s time. Children are welcome to stay in worship with their parents.

Sunday School
Kids first grade thru 5th grade have classes during worship. They start off in worship and go to the classroom wing after young peoples time.


Adult Forum
Every Sunday after worship. Have a cup of coffee at fellowship and then head to the Fireside Room at 11am and join a group of adults seeking a deeper path to Christian Spirituality.

Bible Study
Join this small study group on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, 10am in the Fireside Room.  For more information contact Karen Jiles .

Page Turners
A group of book lovers, some are members of LUMC, and some aren’t. They meet on the second Wednesday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Fireside Room from September through June. They take vacation in July and August.
New book lovers welcome.
For more information contact Anngaylia Breedlove

Thursday Book Club
Meets the 2nd Thursday of the month at 2pm in the Fireside Room.
They have both community and church members. Members recommend books and the group decides which ones to read.  Our group is open to anyone interested in reading and discussing an eclectic mix of fiction and non-fiction.  We meet once a month, every month.
For more information contact Ben Breedlove

There are ongoing short term
classes throughout the year.


United Methodist Women
UMW meet at 10:30am on the second Thursday of every other month (except in summer) in the Fireside Room for fellowship, tasty snacks, and programs of interest with great guest speakers. Fall 2018 programs are Sept. 13 and Nov. 8. Everyone is welcome! We fundraise to support local mission organizations with a Cookie Walk sale in December, and supervise use of the church kitchen. For more information contact Nancy Waddell at nancyw@whidbey.com or 360-321-2581 landline

Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Many men, from different south end churches,  participate in a bi-weekly Friday morning breakfast gathering in Langley, to share thoughts on the Bible, and perhaps more importantly, to share their lives. Come for coffee at the Braeburn on Second Street in Langley at 7:30am the 1st and 3rd and (if there is a 5th) Fridays of the month.  For more information contact Greg Roger at 321-2788.

Women’s Coffee at Clover Patch
A chance to get together and talk about all sorts of different topics! Every Tuesday at 9:30am. Clover Patch is in the Bayview Shopping area next to The Goose. For more information call Linda Tuck at 331-638.

Small Dinner Groups
Each quarter, two different dinner groups are organized.  One meets monthly in private homes – with 6 to 8 people per dinner.  The other meets at local restaurants. For more information or to sign up please contact church office

Shawl Ministry
Get together and prayerfully knit shawls for Church family members and community members who are going through a crisis. Meetings are the first Wednesday of the month at 1pm in the Fireside Room. For more information contact the church office

Sacred Harp Singing Group
Old time group singing. Meets the first Sunday of every month is the Fellowship Hall from 3-5pm. For more information contact Bruce Rowland at 360-730-1447