We are created to be in community, join in a group which builds community by fostering loving relationships. Grow your faith as you grow your knowledge in Christ. Find your place to connect and grow below or on our Quick Connect Guide. Please call Kim Layton at 704-815-1913 with your questions.

Online Resources: RightNow Media Digital Library | Upper Room | Be A Disciple | WNCC Resource Center

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Card Games

On and off-campus offerings weekly for those who like to play cards.
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Couples in Christ Marriage Ministry

This group focuses on filling marriages with God's word and pouring out Christ's love to couples in our church and community.
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GriefShare Group

This group offers you the help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member, or friend.
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Hearts and Hands

Handmaking loving items for special uses in our community.
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Hope for Minds & Hearts

Offering hope, knowledge, prayer and support in a safe environment for families who support a loved one and individuals who live with mental health challenges.
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Inclusive Grace

In the spirit of Galatians 3:28 "...for you are all one in Christ Jesus," this group is a Reconciling Ministry of Matthews UMC that supports and celebrates LGBTQIA+ persons, their families, and friends, both within and beyond the church community.
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Melody Makers

A delightful community choir that sings together and performs around town
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Music Ensembles

Our music ensembles offer connection for people who share a passion for music.
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Racial-Bridge Building

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Rainbow Ark Ministry for Persons with Disabilities

Meets Sunday mornings to learn about the Bible while sharing time with friends
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Recreation

Groups Meet Mondays and Wednesdays for Cardio, Chair Exercises, and Yoga
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Seasoned to Perfection

Meets regularly on Tuesdays for lunch and a program.
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Singles in Scripture

Singles coming together for fellowship, encouragement and living life together.
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Surviving the Holidays GriefShare Group

Help and hope with our GriefShare group as you navigate the Holiday season.
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