Norwood United Methodist Church offers a variety of Sunday school classes for everyone. Learn about God’s Word in a small group setting; explore issues that have answers from a biblical perspective which will help you negotiate a path in everyday life while growing spiritually in the Lord. Adults may choose the class that best fits their needs. Children’s classes are designed to fit their appropriate age group.


Summer Schedule Sunday School - 9:00 to 9:45 am

1st Sunday in June to 1st Sunday in September
 

  • PreK to 5th Grade - Meet in the air-conditioned Child Care Room, located through the double glass doors at the Ridley Ave entrance; led by Judy Arrants and Maggie McCans.  Children will watch Bible-based videos..  Youth in 6th to 12th grades attend the adult Sunday School sessions.

  • Adult Combined Classes - Meets in the air-conditioned Social Hall.  Will watch various DVD lessons with discussion following. 



 

 

Regular Schedule Sunday School

2nd Sunday in September to last Sunday in May

9:30 to 10:30 am - Classes for Youth and Adults

  • 6th to 8th Grade - Meets downstairs in the Junior Room, across from the Social Hall; led by Sally Vickers. 
     

  • 9th to 12th Grade - Meets downstairs in the Senior Room, next to the Junior Room; led by Jackie Shanahan, Rev. Laura Welch, and others. 
     

  • Chapel Class - Meets in the Chapel, behind the Sanctuary; led by Bill Hutchinson and Ellen Hews.  The Chapel Class is open to all ages.  We use the Standard Lesson Commentary as a guide for study and discussions.  The class opens with singing, announcements and devotions.  One of the important parts of the opening is to pray for people in need and to praise what God has done for us all the time.  Questions during the lesson are encouraged.
     

  • Forum I & II - Meets in the Parlor, behind the Sanctuary; led by Bob Gibbs.  The Forum I & II Class is open to all ages.  Throughout our Bible studies, we discuss various issues in life and learn what the Bible teaches as a basis for dealing with these issues.
     

  • Oasis Women's Class - Meets in the Gathering Room, located through the double glass doors at the West Ridley Ave entrance; led by Lynn Seidel.

                                            10:45 to 11:45 am - Classes for Children and Youth

  • Infants to five year olds - “Little Sprouts Bible Time” meet in the Child Care Room, led by Judy Arrants and Maggie McCans.
     

  • 1st to 5th Grade - “Bible Bunch Time” meet in the Gathering Room, led by Lynn Crump.  Class meets during the 10:45 am worship service.  (Students begin in the Sanctuary, then are dismissed to their classroom during the Passing of the Peace.)
     

  • 10 years+ - “Compass Bible Time” meet in the Discovery Room, led by Karleigh Yori.  This class is for students age 10+ who are differently-abled and require additional support while learning about the Word of God.  Class meets during the 10:45 am worship service. (Students begin in the Sanctuary, then are dismissed to their classroom during the Passing of the Peace.)  If you have any questions about this class, please contact Pastor DJ norwoodumc@gmail.com.