GATHER IN COMMUNITY

Jesus' call "to follow me" is an invitation to begin a life-long journey to explore and apply God's Word, grow in maturity, love our neighbors, share our faith and, ultimately, become more like Him. Grow Points is a pathway to intentionally connect and live out your faith at The Woodlands Methodist Church. No matter where you are in your faith, we are excited to journey with you.

Classes and Studies

Abba, Father, Daddy! Connect Class

Co-Ed, Online

Sundays

9:30 AM

Sunday morning class where everyone is invited in person and online for fellowship and to GROW in understanding God, His unimaginable love and desire for an intimate relationship with you as His child by faith in Jesus, and the peace, joy and life transforming power of the Holy Spirit! Enjoy rich verse-by-verse Bible teaching connecting context, understa...

Arise and Shine

Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

Come join us for a DVD Bible study with small group discussion in the Woodforest Worship Center. Ladies of all ages and knowledge levels are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Art with Vision: A Creative Bible Study

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

1:00 PM

Art with Vision aims to use biblical art to inspire deeper engagement with Scripture. It is an exploration of God’s Word on canvas through the artists’ eyes. We meet for 8 weeks, during the spring and fall. During the 8 weeks, we share the art creation journey, gain confidence, and encourage one another to continue the process of completing their art piec...

Ascend - formerly The Tie That Binds

Women

Wednesdays

9:30 AM

“I’ll lift you and you lift me, and we’ll both ascend together.” - John Greenleaf Whittier

Bible Study Methods

Co-Ed

Sundays

12:30 PM

Looking to learn tested techniques for a more in-depth study of the Bible? Join Dave Blanchard for the Bible Study Methods class to gain a more nuanced and complete understanding of God's word.

Book Club (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Thursdays

11:30 AM

Bring your sack lunch and let's have a book review!

Common Ground Class

Singles

Sundays

9:15 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class for single people that is led by seminary students and graduates. It's open to ALL ages, if you are single and seeking a deeper understanding of the Bible - that's the 'Common Ground' - so come join us!

Disciple Bible Study

Co-Ed

Studying the Bible is essential to becoming a disciple of Jesus Christ. Disciple Bible Study draws upon the work of scholars, the personal Bible reading and study of the participant, and dynamic group discussion to aid understanding of the Bible and how to apply it in our daily lives.

Discovery Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

11:00 AM

Sunday morning class focused on God's word and discussion on applying His word to our daily lives. Class members are active in various mission activities and highlights are shared with the class. Various social events are planned throughout the year.

El Arte de Ser Mujer (Afternoon)

Bilingual - Spanish, Women

Wednesdays

12:00 PM

El Arte de aplicar los principios bíblicos a tu vida para llegar hacer mujeres conforme al corazón De Dios. The Art to apply the biblical principles to our life to become Godly woman. Latinas in The Woodlands from 25-60 years old.

El Arte de Ser Mujer (PM)

Bilingual - Spanish, Women

Thursdays

6:30 PM

El Arte de aplicar los principios bíblicos a tu vida para llegar hacer mujeres conforme al corazón De Dios. The Art to apply the biblical principles to our life to become Godly women. Latinas in The Woodlands from 25-60 years old.

Emptying Nest Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Sunday morning class offering a series of scripture-based biblical topics with the primary goal of increasing one’s spiritual growth. We have numerous volunteer lesson leaders to provide a variety of styles and techniques. We also offer numerous out-of-class fellowship opportunities during the year.

Ephesians Study with Rev. Keefe Cropper

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

6:30 PM

Join Rev. Keefe Cropper for an eight-week study of Ephesians on Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. beginning September 26. Through this study, we'll explore a vision of who and what we are in Christ and finding our place in God’s redemptive drama of life.

Expressions: Floral Artistry

Women

Thursdays

6:00 PM

Expression classes are designed for those interested in being part of a Christ-centric community of ladies who enjoy life, the arts, a good laugh, and creative play. Classes provide an opportunity to tap into your creative self, freely pushing the limits of your curiosity and imagination in a breathable environment. Both artists and non-artists are very w...

Financial Peace University

Co-Ed

Sundays

3:00 PM

Beginning September 17. Ramsey Financial Peace University teaches how, as a Christian, you can make decisions that reach your personal financial goals and serve God at the same time. The course includes lessons on eliminating debt, building wealth, giving and more.

Fitness

Adults 55+

Body, Mind and Spirit! Our exercise classes are some of the best in the community! Classes are taught by certified instructors in a non-bias and stress-free environment! Join us for muscle toning, strength training and stretching using hand weights, tubes and chairs. Modifications can be made for any fitness level!

Fitness (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Body, Mind and Spirit! Our exercise classes are some of the best in the community! Classes are taught by certified instructors in a non-bias and stress-free environment! Join us for muscle toning, strength training and stretching using hand weights, tubes and chairs. Modifications can be made for any fitness level!

Friendship Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Meets for Bible study presented by a rotating team of teachers. In addition to a regular Sunday morning Bible lesson, we offer many fellowship activities, including games, luncheons, movies and day and extended trips.

Full Circle

Women

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

We are a women’s Bible Study for all ages, sharing our hearts in our daily walk with Christ, praying for each other and anticipating God to move us and to help us grow closer to Him as we study Scripture.

Game Night

Adults 55+

Fridays

6:00 PM

A night out of socializing, games and food! This is a great time to be social, get out of the house and catch up with other members! Bring a friend, everyone is welcome!

Game Night (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Fridays

6:00 PM

A night out of socializing, games and food! This is a great time to be social, get out of the house and catch up with other members! Bring a friend, everyone is welcome!

Good News Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Sunday morning class that rotates Bible-based--books and studies, in addition to lessons taken straight from the Bible. Many of the class members lead the discussions as well as invited outside teachers. The class puts a high priority on Missions. We also enjoy class socials and 5th Sunday brunch and fellowship.

High School Bible Study (Woodforest)

Next Gen Students, Woodforest

Wednesdays

7:00 PM

High School students meet Wednesdays beginning August 30th, 2023 7:00 -9:00 in the classroom at The Church at Woodforest

Koinonia Connect Class

Co-Ed

Saturdays

4:30 PM

Saturday afternoons at the Loft at 4:30 p.m. in Room LN 103 before the Loft Saturday Night Service. Short-term studies with breaks in-between sessions. Beginning again September 9.

Late Morning Start

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Mondays

11:00 AM

Late Morning Start meets the fourth Monday of each month on the Woodforest campus to gather for fellowship, food and entertainment. All are welcome.

Line Dancing

Adults 55+

Thursdays

9:00 AM

The newly offered class is taught by Yvonne Savala who loves teaching and hopes to make a difference in the lives of people through the joy of dancing. The class includes a variety of Line Dances, Waltz, Country, Latin, and more. Class is open to the community and all ages. The cost of this activity is $10 per person for an 8 week session. Activity level 2.

Line Dancing (Woodforest)

Adults 55+

Tuesdays

11:00 AM

The newly offered class is taught by Yvonne Savala who loves teaching and hopes to make a difference in the lives of people through the joy of dancing. The class includes a variety of Line Dances, Waltz, Country Latin, and more. Class is open to everyone. The cost of this activity is $10 per person for an 8 week session. Activity level 2.

Love and War

Marriage & Family

Love and War is an eight week study for married couples . Dr. Stew Grant will teach from of the book Love and War by international authors John and Stasi Eldredge. A Dinner option is offered weekly before class and limited childcare is available. Class begins on September 5th, 2023.

Lunch Bunch

Adults 55+

Our lunch bunch group meets at a wide variety of restaurants in The Woodlands area for good food and fellowship! This gathering is a “dutch” treat and reservations are required.

Lunch Bunch (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Thursdays

11:00 AM

Our lunch bunch group meets at a wide variety of restaurants for good food and fellowship! This gathering is a “dutch” treat and reservations are required.

Mahjongg Game Day

Adults 55+

Thursdays

2:00 PM

Mahjongg Game Day Meets the first and third Thursday of the month| 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.|B204

Marriage and Parenting (11:00 a.m.)

Marriage & Family

Sundays

11:00 AM

Adult lecture style format focused on Marriage and Parenting, which can be among the greatest blessings and greatest difficulties of the human experience. All couples are invited to join us for MAP (Marriage and Parenting) to learn more about God's design for strong marriages and faith-filled parenting.

Men's Bible Study (Woodforest)

Men, Woodforest

Enjoy bible study, fellowship and service opportunities with men from our community. Meets Wednesday mornings .

Men's Book Study

Men

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

What’s it like to encounter Jesus? You’ll find out when you join our men’s book study group!

Men's Tuesday Morning Bible Study

Men, Woodforest

Tuesdays

6:30 AM

Gather on Tuesday mornings with men in our community for coffee, fellowship and study.

Mom2Mom

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

This Women's Ministry group offers a place of refuge where encouragement, support and community are fostered among moms from pregnancy until your youngest child is in elementary school. Weekly meetings provide mentoring, Christ-based curriculum, speakers, group discussion, some outside activities, and prayer support in a safe, loving environment.

NEON Jr High Bible Study

Next Gen Students

Wednesdays

5:30 PM

7th and 8th graders meet Wednesdays starting August 30th 5:30 -7:00 pm at Rebelbase!

NEON Jr High Bible Study (Woodforest)

Next Gen Students, Woodforest

Wednesdays

5:00 PM

Students 6th-8th grade meet Wednesdays beginning August 30th, 2023 5:00-7:00pm in the gym at The Church at Woodforest.

New Roots

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

Whether you have recently moved to the area, or are going through a major life change, New Roots can help you get connected and meet new friends. Join us for social time and enjoy some amazing guest speakers from the church and the community.

Nourish

Women

Sundays

7:00 PM

A woman’s search for spiritual nourishment and fellowship through study and discussion of Christian topics.

Overcoming the Grip of a Narcissist

Prayer & Care

Mondays

5:15 PM

This is a psycho-educational class and support group about understanding the grip a narcissist has in one's life. The class will help you learn and recognize ways to overcome the negative characteristics and symptoms that are established by an abusive family member or personal relationship. Understanding you are not to blame and the empathy of others who...

Overcoming The Grip of Ruminating Thoughts: Putting God Back In The Center Of Your Mind

Prayer & Care

Wednesdays

10:30 AM

In this six-week Bible study, you will look into ten Biblical topics in-which is keeping you stuck in your thoughts.  You will see how your thoughts keep God out of the center of your mind.  The sixth week of study will be a day of healing.  You will be guided through neuroscience-based strategies in order to create new neural pathways and finally be able...

Parenting Love and Logic Fall 2023

Marriage & Family

Sundays

3:00 PM

Parenting the Love and Logic Way- Sunday's starting October 29 throughDecember 10, 2023. Parenting the Love and Logic Way is a six session parenting course, developed by the Love and Logic Institute, designed to help you find specific answers and actions for some of those difficult moments in child rearing. These simple techniques are effective with all c...

Parenting the Love and Logic Way

Marriage & Family

Sundays

3:00 PM

Parenting the Love and Logic Way- Sunday's starting October 29 through December 10, 2023. Parenting the Love and Logic Way is a six session parenting course, developed by the Love and Logic Institute, designed to help you find specific answers and actions for some of those difficult moments in child rearing. These simple techniques are effective with all ...

Pastor-Led Studies - Galatians with Dr. Ed Robb

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

12:00 PM

Join Dr. Ed Robb for a four-week study, Galatians: Truth for Today, Tuesdays at noon beginning October 24. Grab your lunch, bring a friend and let's see what God might reveal to us!

Pathfinders

Singles

Sundays

11:00 AM

New Connect Class! Are you in your 30's or 40's and looking for a place to gather with other singles on the same or similar journey?  If so, we'd like to invite you to a new co-ed connect class starting on Sunday, January 15, in Room B200

Peggy's Book Club

Adults 55+

Tuesdays

12:00 PM

Each month, on the third Tuesday, this group meets in Allen Parlor for lively discussions on a pre-selected book.

Perspectives Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Sunday morning class that studies books of the Bible in the Old and New Testaments, with an emphasis on understanding God's Word in context. Art, music, plays and other tools are used to bring each lesson to life and provide a practical understanding of the message.

Prime Timers

Adults 55+

Wednesdays

11:15 AM

At Prime Timers we gather for fellowship, food and entertainment. We meet the first Wednesday of the month for a luncheon and present a variety of speakers and entertainment. All are welcome.

Promises of the Messiah Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Sunday morning class that studies the Bible with lessons presented by a rotating group of class members, with class participation and discussion.

Quest Men's Fellowship

Men

For more than two decades, Quest Men’s Fellowship has been a place for men of all ages to grow in their faith and to become the kind of men God wants them to be. For eight weeks in the fall and eight weeks in the spring, Rev. Pierce Drake and Rev. Daniel Lumpee will teach you what it takes to have the "Heart of a Warrior" through examples from the Bible, ...

Quest Men's Fellowship (Woodforest)

Men, Woodforest

Gather on Tuesday mornings with men in our community for fellowship and study.

Radiant (AM)

Women

Thursdays

9:30 AM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, Rev. Luann Riley will use Scripture and stories to help us learn ...

Radiant (PM)

Online, Women

Thursdays

7:00 PM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, Rev. Luann Riley will use Scripture and stories to help us learn ...

Radiant (Woodforest)

Women, Woodforest

Tuesdays

10:00 AM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, Rev. Luann Riley will use Scripture and stories to help us learn ...

re|engage

Marriage & Family

Tuesdays

6:30 PM

Re|engage is a marriage enrichment program. Marriages in any condition can benefit from attending Re|engage. Open house is Tuesday January 16th, 2024 Registration for childcare is limited so register early! Class runs Tuesday January 16th-April 30th 2024. Cost is $75.00.

REAL at the Loft

Women

Thursdays

11:30 AM

REAL Bible Study for women welcomes women of all ages into a study community. No experience is needed, just a desire to make authentic connections with others and with God. This is a come-as-you-are study! We will dig deep, and work to push aside pat answers.

Real Life Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

We are a welcoming class that strives to dig in and learn how Christ would have us live. We are not a "book of the month" club nor do we strictly go verse by verse through The Bible. We tend to study topics and characters from The Bible and renowned Christian scholars.

Revive

Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

Come join us for a DVD-driven study with small group discussion at our Woodforest Worship Center.

Rooted

Women, Woodforest

Thursdays

10:00 AM

A group of women striving to be Rooted in our Faith as we navigate the daily challenges of being moms, wives, sisters, daughters, friends. Rooted meets weekly at the Church at Woodforest where we fellowship, encourage, study, and pray together.

Roots Bible Study

Next Gen 56/Confirmation

Wednesdays

5:30 PM

A Wednesday night Bible study for all incoming 5th and 6th grade students. At Roots, students take a deeper dive into their faith while growing in community with friends. Gatherings are on Wednesday nights from 5:30-7:00 in the Family Life Center (Methodist School). We spend our time playing all types of games, having dinner together, forming small groups...

Selah Studies with Shelli Grant

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

Dive deep in to God's word with Shelli Grant as she leads you through scripture, uncover biblical truths, and helps us grow stronger in faith.

SHIFT High School Bible Study

Next Gen Students

Wednesdays

8:00 PM

High School students meet Wednesdays beginning August 30th, 2023 8:00 -9:00pm at Rebelbase!

Single 55+ Ministry

Singles

Are you 55+ years old, single, and looking for a great group of friends to do life with daily, weekly, or monthly? If you're like most, you never imagined at this age and stage of life that you'd be single and doing life alone. Together, we will enjoy book studies, activities, service opportunities, etc., so come join the fun!

Single Life Ministry Thursday Night Class

Singles

Thursdays

7:00 PM

A class for single women who want to deepen their relationship with Christ and meet new friends.

Single Life Ministry Wednesday Night Class

Singles

Wednesdays

7:00 PM

Our class is an adult co-ed group of single individuals with no age requirements. We tend to focus on studies with DVDs or books that include some great discussion with them. The participants have become great friends and welcome others to join!

Single Life Widows

Singles, Woodforest

Fridays

This new group meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month (except September 2023, it will be 2nd and 4th Friday), and is designed to offer support and create fellowship, as we discover new ways of doing life alone.

Single Mom Ministry

Singles, Woodforest

Our group is focused on life as a single mom. It's a great place to plug in to extra-curricular activities with other women and their children on the same journey.

Special Needs Adult Connect Class

Special Needs

Sundays

Adult Sunday school program that includes adults with special needs, 18 years old and over.

Special Needs Youth Connect Class

Special Needs

Sundays

Our Sunday school youth program serving teens with special needs from 7th grade up to age 18.

Start Here: Faith

Co-Ed

Explore faith, the Bible, and Christianity in a conversational environment where you can learn, grow, and ask questions.

Sunday Sidebar Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

10:30 AM

Sunday mornings come meet with others in-between Loft services for fellowship and short discussion and prayer time.

The Chosen Bible Study

Co-Ed

The Chosen is the first-ever multi-season TV show about the life of Jesus. The Chosen allows us to see Him through the eyes of those who knew Him.

The Enneagram Journey

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

10:00 AM

The Enneagram is an ancient tool to lead us on our journey of self discovery and spiritual transformation.

Thrive

Online, Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

Come join us for a DVD-driven study with small group discussion with our online community. This group is based upon Matthew 13:1-9 and 18-23.

Walking in the Spirit

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Co-Ed study: “Walking in the Spirit” is a 16-week deep dive into a life of faith guided by the Holy Spirit.

Women of the Word

Women

Wednesdays

9:30 AM

Women of the Word is a groups of women who are passionate about studying the Bible through women of faith. This study includes video teaching as well as daily homework. There is a large group instructional component and a small group element where women can discuss their learnings.

Women Seeking Wisdom

Online, Women

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

This group is formally known as Ladies Wednesday Night Bible Study. Grow in Christ through a variety of popular DVD-driven Bible studies authored and presented by well-known gifted Bible teachers. The choice of large group with small group (with homework) vs large group only is determined by each Bible study's author's format. Bible study, fellowship and...

Women's Ministry Book Club

Online, Women

An incredible group of ladies in all seasons of life who get together monthly to visit with friends and share a lot of laughter all while discussing the book of the month. If you love to read and listen to discussion of a good book, this is the place for you.

Wonderfully Made Connect Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

11:00 AM

Sunday morning class for parents and caregivers of those with special needs.

Yahweh's Ya Ya's

Women

Thursdays

11:00 AM

A group of women of all ages who are passionate about prayer; and learning and growing closer to their Heavenly Father through various Bible Studies. The Ya Ya's join together each week for fellowship, authentic discussion and listening to the Holy Spirit. All ages are welcome and encouraged to join in. open seating - Holy Spirit is in charge of that :)

Events

Fill Your Cup

Women

Saturday, Sep 30

Church at Montgomery | Urban Coffee Culture

9:00 AM

Men’s Breakfast Bible Study

Men

Sunday, Oct 1

Church at Montgomery | Magnolia Diner

8:00 AM

Always Patsy Cline Musical

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Sunday, Oct 1

All Campuses | Houston

12:30 PM

Arch Weekly Gathering

Young Adults, College

Tuesday, Oct 3

The Woodlands | Bob Swan Studio

7:00 PM

Meets weekly, Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. in Bob Swan Studio

Men’s Night Out

Woodforest, Men

Thursday, Oct 5

Church at Woodforest | Woodforest Worship Center

6:00 PM

Woodlands Axe

Adults 55+

Wednesday, Oct 11

All Campuses | Woodlands Axe

6:00 PM

Join us for a unique axe-throwing opportunity.

Foundations for Marriage

Marriage & Family

Saturday, Oct 14

The Woodlands | Aldersgate Hall

9:00 AM

International Quilt Festival

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Thursday, Nov 2

All Campuses | Houston

8:00 AM

Crighton Theatre Outing

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Sunday, Nov 5

Church at Woodforest | Crighton Theatre

2:00 PM

Christmas Dessert and Worship with Christine Caine

Co-Ed

Friday, Dec 1

All Campuses

6:00 PM

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