Women's summer bible study series
A stroll through the psalms
Thursday nights | 6 p.m. | Seabrook hall

Join us this summer for fun, food, fellowship and a chance to stay connected to God's Word. Hear from Bible study leaders:

  • June 14: Janet Sheahan | Psalms 1-41
  • June 28: Elizabeth Nearn | Psalms 42-72
  • July 12: Pam Hudsmith | Psalms 73-106
  • July 26: Julie Maroda | Psalms 107-150

Cost: $10 (includes dinner). Childcare provided at no additional cost. Nursery reservations required the Monday before each date. Questions? Contact Laura Greenwell, (901) 261-2133. 


The ministries of the United Methodist Women provide support to women, youth and children. The May mission focus is Wesley Senior Ministries/Golden Cross. Please bring a donation and put in bins in front of Seabrook Hall lobby. The following items are needed for this ministry to seniors:

  • Household paper products
  • Household cleaning products
  • Laundry supplies
  • Toiletries (toothpaste, toothbrushes, soap, shampoo, deodorant, etc.)
  • Books
  • Puzzle books
  • Yarn
  • Small household items (coffee mugs, dish towels, kitchen utensils)
  • Bath towels
  • Small bags of candy and snacks
  • Batteries
  • Note pads/pens

We would love to meet you and tell you more about UMW (most circles meet monthly) and other opportunities for women at Christ Church. Contact Laura GreenwellMary Beth Bryce (UMW President) or Alys Drake (UMW Membership Chair).  

Listen to audio from the March luncheon with Susan Wilson, Assistant Teaching Director (retired) of Community Bible Study and current Director of Love Fellowship.


Bible Studies


Biblical Eschatology
Mondays | Noon-1 p.m. | Dunnam 335
Starts: January 8, 2018
Ends: May 21, 2018
Childcare: No
Leader: Carole West, (901) 218-4226


WOW Summer Bible Study
Tuesdays | 10-11:30 a.m. | Wilson/Ross 414
Starts: May 22, 2018
Ends: July 10, 2018
All are invited to study The Workbook of Keeping Company with the Saints by Maxie Dunnam. Books are $8. If interested, call Lynn Holloway, (901) 351-1422.

Discerning the Will of God, NEW Revised Edition by Priscilla Shirer
Tuesdays | 12:30-2 p.m. | Parlor
Starts: January 16, 2018
Ends: May 22, 2018
Childcare: No, but Parents Day Out is available
Leader: Elizabeth Nearn, (901) 289-3306


We Saved You A Seat @ East Ministry Center (9056 Poplar Pike, Suite 107, Germantown)
Starts: April 6, 2018 | 11:30 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Ends: May 18, 2018
Leaders: Corrine Nace & Susie Andrews
Join us for a seven-week study of We Saved You a Seat by Lisa-Jo Baker. The study focuses on lasting friendships with the women God has placed in your life. Bring your lunch and meet us from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. We are saving YOU a seat! Books available at LifeWay or Amazon.

Women’s Groups 

These groups meet in various locations throughout the city and are designed to help you grow as you connect to God and others through deeper study and accountability. Questions? Contact Ginger Holland, (901) 261-2186.

SUNDAY school

Joy Sunday School Class
Sundays | 11 a.m. | Wilson/Ross 413
Childcare: Yes
Teacher: Chris Payne, (901) 326-7646

United Methodist Women (UMW) and Circle Meetings

UMW Circles meet on a monthly basis at various times (day & evening) and locations (homes, Christ Church & East Ministry Center). UMW Circles are most active from September through May.  

UMW is a community of women whose purpose is:

  • To know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ
  • To develop a creative, supportive fellowship
  • To expand the concept of missions through participating in local and global ministries of the church

Questions? Contact Mary Beth Bryce, UMW President, (901) 833-9241 , or Vickie Wilkinson, UMW Vice President, (901) 497-6257.


For more information about the Women's Ministry, contact Laura Greenwell, (901) 261-2133.