Nurturing Ministry

Christian Education
Sunday School Classes
Meet 9:00-9:45 weekly

Contact: Joyce Stevens at or the church office at

 There are many age-level specific ministries here at St. Paul UMC. These include Sunday School classes for all ages, an in-house Preschool, Wednesday night children's programs, Youth groups, United Methodist Men, United Methodist Women, Fellowship Luncheons and more!

Frank R. Wickham Bible Class
Where: Fellowship Hall
Who: Men's Class
Format: Bible Study with Lecture and Discussion

Willing Workers
Where: Willing Workers classroom, east side of narthex
Who: Women's Class
Format: Bible Study with Lecture and Discussion

Where: Room 102 - Resource Room
Who: Women's Class
Format: Book Study with Focus on Life Application

Young Adult Class
Where: Room 103
Who: Young Adults: Singles and Couples
Format: Bible and Book Studies with Discussion

Good News
Where: Room 107
Who: Young Adults: Singles and Couples
Format: Contemporary Topics with Guided Study and Discussion

Where: Senior Youth Room 306/3rd Floor
Who: 6th-12th Grades
Format: Discussion on Life Application

Who: Age 4-1st: (Room 106), 2nd-5th: (Room 105)
Format: Biblical Learning and Interactive Activities

Where: Nursery Room on Second Floor
Who: Age 0-4: (Room 106), 2nd-5th: (Room 105)


Other Activities

  • Training events sponsored by the Roanoke District and the Virginia Conference of the UMC
  • United Methodist Women, Peggy Streich
  • United Methodist Men, Henry Bass
  • Tuesday morning prayer group, Choir Room, 9 a.m. Rev. Doug Kanney, 382-2410
  • First Thursday Fellowship Luncheons, meal and program sponsored by UMM/UMW, Fellowship Hall, 11:45a.m.
  • Two Disciple Fast Track - A 12-week study of the Old Testament Bible.


Wonderful Wednesdays

  • Wednesday morning women's Bible study, Room 102 - Resource Room, 10:00a.m.
  • Supper together, Fellowship Hall, 5:30 p.m., donations accepted
  • Children's choir, Willing Workers Classroom, 6:30-7:00 p.m.
  • Children's program, grades K-5 learn how to apply Biblical principles to their lives, Room 105, 7:00-7:45 p.m.
  • Youth group, grades 6-12 focus on building solid relationships, Room 306, 7:00-7:45 p.m.
  • Adult program / Bible study, Room 102-Resource Room, 7:00-7:45 p.m.
  • Adult choirs, Choir Room, 7:15 p.m.
  • Handbells TBA