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.

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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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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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In the Footsteps of the Savior

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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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Loss of a Spouse GriefShare Seminar

Find care and empathy with this one-day group event.
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Melody Makers

A delightful community choir that sings together and performs around town
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Micah Connection

Engaging our community on issues of civil and human rights, poverty, peace, health and climate/creation care as directed in Micah 6:8.
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Morning of Wellness

Learn about the Principals of Yoga, Spiritual Direction & SoulCollage.
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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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Sacred Rhythms

Gain a deeper understanding of the seven key disciplines along with practical ideas for weaving them into everyday life.
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Seasoned to Perfection

Meets regularly on Tuesdays for lunch and a program.
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Sermon on the Mount

A Beginner's Guide to the Kingdom of Heaven.
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Singles in Scripture

Singles coming together for fellowship, encouragement and living life together.
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The Beatitudes

Join this 8-week session, complementing our summer worship series, to learn what it means to be blessed. And, more importantly, how we become someone who is blessed.
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The Good and Beautiful Community

Bringing spiritual formation and community engagement together while offering spiritual practices that root new, true narratives about God and the world in our souls.
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Travel Ministry

Connecting our community through intermittent trips and social outings.
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