Ministry Group Directory

We wanted to let you know that there are a number of ways to stay connected with Children, Youth, and Adult Ministries groups and classes in online forums here at Westlake UMC. Check out the online meetup schedule below and contact the group representative directly to get plugged in.

SUNDAY MORNINGS AT 10:10AM

Family Foundations Class

  • A blend of storytelling, scripture-study & cultural awareness for parents with younger children
  • Contact: Katie Ruback (kruback@gmail.com)
  • In-Person: Taylor Building, Room 404 (2nd floor)

Fellowship Class

  • A teacher-led video/discussion series blending scripture, history, & practical application of principles (Hybrid: In-Person & Online)
  • Contact: Pete Morford (petemorford@gmail.com)
  • In-Person: Library
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 925 904 712 & Passcode: 78746

Journeys Class

  • Teacher-led discussion on a variety of social justice issues (Hybrid: In-Person & Online)
  • Combined class with Bridges & Perspectives called: Journey to Bridge Perspectives
  • Contact: Jay Brim (jbrim3@austin.rr.com)
  • In-Person: Wyatt Hall (Rooms 202-203)
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 823 2261 6018 & Passcode: 554038

Perspectives Class (currently meeting with Journeys & Bridges Class)

  • Combined class with Journeys & Bridges called: Journey to Bridge Perspectives
  • (Hybrid: In-Person & Online)
  • Contact: Mary Lou Batlan (mlbatlan@gmail.com)
  • In-Person: Wyatt Hall (Rooms 202-203)
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 823 2261 6018 & Passcode: 554038

Bridges Class (currently meeting with Journeys & Perspectives Classes)

  • Combined class with Journeys & Perspectives called: Journey to Bridge Perspectives
  • (Hybrid: In-Person & Online)
  • Contact: Mary Lou Batlan (mlbatlan@gmail.com)
  • In-Person: Wyatt Hall (Rooms 202-203)
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 823 2261 6018 & Passcode: 554038

Bridges Class, has combined with Journeys to Bridge Perspectives.

  • Contact: Mary Lou Batlan (mlbatlan@gmail.com)
  • Combined class with Journeys to Bridge Perspectives.
  • In-Person: Wyatt Hall, (Rooms 202-203.)
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 823 2261 6018 & Passcode: 554038

Preston Wyatt Bible Studies Class

  • Small group discussion of short scripture topics. We use Methodist study materials with a contemporary perspective (Hybrid: In-Person & Online)
  • Contact: Bill Games (bill@gamesfamily.org)
  • In-Person: Taylor Building, Room 403 (1st floor)
  • Zoom: Meeting ID: 734 2721 6651 & Passcode: fellowship

WEEKDAY GROUPS

Band of Brothers – a men’s group, Tuesdays, 7:30–9:00 am in the Church Library & on Zoom: Meeting ID: 863 8736 1944 & Passcode: 959885

Heart to Heart Women’s Bible Study – a spiritual discussion group for women, Thursdays at 1:30 pm via Zoom and in person. Room 402 of Taylor Building: Meeting ID: 838 0687 2010 & Passcode: 711879

Hope – This group supports moms who have lost a child to addiction with a place to share your story in a loving, faith-based group. Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month, 6:30 – 8:30 pm in The Library

WUMC Men’s Emmaus Reunion Group – a group of men who have completed The Walk to Emmaus, Thursdays, 8:00–9:00 am in the Church Library & on Zoom: Meeting ID: 839 0658 9435 & Passcode: 170404

CHILDREN & YOUTH

Children’s Ministry Sunday School [Kellie Brewer]: Sundays at 10:00am

Youth Ministry Sunday School [Ashley Mangold]: Sundays at 10:00am. Friends are welcome.

MUSIC ENSAMBLES

Chancel Choir – we rehearse on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm in the Worship Center and sing in the 11:15am Traditional Worship Service each week

Sanctuary Handbells – we rehearse on Wednesday evenings in the Music Room from 5:45-6:45pm

Foundation Band – we rehearse on Tuesday evenings at 6:30-8:00pm in the Worship Center and help lead worship in the Contemporary Worship Service each week (The band features guitars, keyboard, drums, cello, and vocals.)