Oxford United Methodist Church
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
God is on the Move

Education

Oxford offers a host of spiritual growth opportunities, anchored by a dynamic Sunday School program. We offer children/youth classes and adult classes each Sunday at 10:30 am. Click here to download a Sunday School Brochure

Children and Youth Sunday School Classes

These classes use an age-appropriate, activity-based (games, songs, pictures) curriculum to begin teaching young ones about Christianity. All classes are in the Education Building at 10:30 am.

  • Pre-school-"Lilies"  Education Building Nursery.

  • Kindergarten – 2nd GRADE– "MUSTARD SEEDS" Education Building room # 2.

  • 3RD THROUGH 5th grade –"Doves"- Education Building room # 3-4.

  • 6th-8th GRADE - "LAMPLIGHTERS" - Conference Room, Education Building. Open discussions of the Bible and how it relates to daily life.

  • 9th-12th grade - "SAMARITANS" - DeKing Gym upstairs. Explores contemporary issues in light of God's eternal truths-to build and strengthen each member's personal faith and equip them for living.

 

Adult Sunday School Classes

  • CHRISTIAN LIVING TODAY (Adults--20 somethings and up) - Family Room in the Family LIfe Center. Dealing with the basics of Christianity and the unique spiritual and life issues that today's Christian adults face.
  • Pathfinders (Parents of children and tweens) - Room 6, Education Building. Parents with young children.
  • FOLLOWERS (Older Adults) - Choir Room, Sanctuary. Studying different books of the Bible as part of group discussion. Uses Cokesbury Adult Bible Study curriculum. Lunch Fellowship is on the 1st Sunday of each month.
  • In Search of God’s Plan (Adults- 40 somethings and up, Meets at 8:30 am) Rooms 3-4, Education Building. (Meets at 8:30 am)

    NEW CLASS!

    Newcomers Class led by Pastor John meets in the classroom in the De King Gym.

Seasonal Offerings

  • LENTEN BIBLE SERIES - On Wednesday evenings, beginning with Ash Wednesday and ending the first Wednesday before Easter, Oxford offers a six week Bible study to help prepare you for the resurrection of our Lord.
  • ADVENT BIBLE SERIES - This series is patterned after the Lenten Bible studies and is a four-week session in preparation for the birth of our Savior.
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY (after supper) - A series of short (6 to 8 weeks) Bible-based studies on different topics.
  • CONFIRMATION CLASSES FOR YOUTH (Sunday afternoons in Spring) Pastor John and Youth Director Kristi Forister prepare class participants for the sacrament of Confirmation. An overnight retreat is held and a banquet is hosted to celebrate the confirmands.