United Methodist Men Groups

Evening Advocates Men’s Group 

Weekly meetings Wednesday evening at 6:30 here in the CLC. Free and open to anyone.  Bring a Bible or borrow one of ours!

Morning Men’s Groups

  • Tuesday mornings at 7am
    West Hy-Vee on West Broadway in coffee shop
    Casual meeting with optional breakfast (buy your own)

  • Wednesday mornings at 8:30am
    Senior Center on Business Loop 70

Casual coffee (buy your own) with time to make new friends

For more information on any group please send an email to MUMCmen@moumc.org

What We Do

↓ Work Activities

Men’s Ministry is always glad to help around the church building and grounds. A few of our regular projects include:

  • Set up and help with church activities

    • Room at the Inn
    • Living Windows
    • Vacation Bible School
    • Halloweenie
  • Decorate sanctuary and building for Christmas and Easter

  • Assist MUMC Trustees with maintenance projects and yard work

↓ How We Serve

Service Ministries & Projects
Men's Ministry reaches beyond MUMC and partners with other groups to lend a hand in the community and support global missions.

  • Financially support Rainbow Network students working toward high school graduation in Nicaragua

  • Prepare and serve meals to community’s homeless residents through Wilkes Blvd. United Methodist Church’s Loaves & Fishes program

  • Sort and pack clothes monthly for World-Wide Mobility and Rainbow Network for distribution in Nicaragua

  • Prepare and serve college age ministry’s “welcome back” meal for students each August

  • Set up Journey to the Cross, a self-guided Holy Week meditation experience

• Work with MUMC Women to pack food for the Festival of Sharing to raise awareness to world hunger, poverty, and injustice

↓ Events

Men’s Ministry works to share our knowledge with others and help others experience spiritual growth.

  • Sponsor annual trip to the Lake Creek Camp revival near Sedalia in August

  • Share presentations for the congregation on a variety of topics

    • African Safari
    • Pilgrimage to Holy Land
    • American Civil War Battles
    • Nuclear Energy
    • Rainbow Network and World Wide Mobility
  • Host a monthly video call with the Methodist Men’s Group in Santa Rosa, California and discuss a variety of topics ranging from faith, to concealed weapons in church, to favorite cars of our youth.

  • Host several discussions on “The Way Forward” for the global United Methodist Church with MUMC members and the Santa Rosa Methodist Men’s Group.

↓ Bible & Devotional Studies:

Men’s Ministry hosts weekly discussions on books of the Bible and devotions. Here are a few we have covered

  • Walter Brueggeman’s guide to the Psalms and related hymns from the Methodist Hymnal

  • Genesis

  • Hebrews

  • Ephesians

  • Philippians

  • Colossians

  • Galatians

  • John

  • Growing Deeply devotional guide, “Companions in Christ: Embracing the Journey”

  • Lenten study: Awakening to God’s Beauty