something for everyone
Your spiritual health and growth is important to us at Columbia First.
We offer adult classes and groups led by spiritually mature teachers who
love God and love sharing what He is all about. Take a minute and look at
what we offer and get connected. We're ready for you. Come on!
FISHWe exist to connect people together in significant relationships, to become more Christ-like, help others come to faith in Christ, and glorify God through service to His Church.
Coffee TalkWe are an informal group of adults, most with children, coming together to study contemporary topics facing Christians, Methodists, and parents. We are focused on connecting with each other through in-depth conversation.
The WellWe are focused on growing closer to God and connecting with one another. We get closer to God through Bible study, accountability, fellowship, and participation in church life. We are growing families investing in community life. We know life can be difficult, so we focus on supporting one another and building relationships.
FriendshipWe study the word of God and incorporate that word into our lives while having meaningful fellowship throughout the year.
Covenant ClassOur mission is service, fellowship, and learning. With the help of the Holy Spirit, we aim to know God and share God’s saving love through Christ.
Bruce StrotherOur mission is to: strengthen our relationship with God, apply the Word of God to daily living and share our love of Christ with others.
SeekersWe strive to grow closer to God through a variety of studies from various authors. Our class is focused on an open discussion.
Ayers Whitney Fellowship ClassThis is the oldest continuing Sunday School class at FUMC. Our class is very fortunate to have wonderful teachers, who add so much to our study. We love to have a good time when we are together, including an annual fish fry and Christmas Party. We are a very welcoming group.
ThriveSunday at 5:30pm -
Combines current topical discussion with Biblical study and Christian fellowship.
Monday Afternoon StudyMonday at 2:30pm -
This group meets for at least 90 minutes to share in a study and grow in faith. Currently studying Revelation.
Wednesday Morning StudyWednesday at 10:00am
This group always welcomes new members into their years together. Currently studying Samuel.
Thursday Morning StudyThursday at 10:00 am
A dynamic group that continues to grow. Currently studying the book “Soul Keeper” by John Ortberg.
Young at HeartSenior Adults, who are "YOUNG AT HEART," meet every other month for fellowship, fun, food and factual programs. The speakers are always informative and entertaining, the food is always delicious and the atmosphere welcoming.
United Methodist WomenUMW is an organization of approximately one million members whose purpose is to foster spiritual growth, develop leaders and advocate for justice. They are a community of women committed to mission, (supporting women, children and youth in local, national and global mission areas), to growing spiritually through prayer, Bible studies and spiritual retreats, and to nurturing one another. We welcome any woman who commits herself to engage in mission, study, personal growth and social action.
Joy SquadIn a Christ-like Spirit, the Joy Squad assists those in need of short-term transportation and light-duty jobs.
Soul FoodThis group provides a meal to families who have lost a loved one, either before or after the funeral service.
Loving HandsThis group utilizes their talents to knit or crochet prayer shawls and quilts while fellowshipping together. They have recently begun working on a special project for young women in Africa. If you want to learn to crochet, knit or sew, come join this group. Loving Hands meet each Wednesday afternoon at 3 pm in the Sew and Sews Room.