And we impart this in words not taught by human wisdom but taught by the Spirit, interpreting spiritual truths to those who possess the Spirit – 1 Cor. 2:13 (RSV)
At Memorial, we offer a variety of classes that strive to meet the needs of everyone, from infants to adults. A nursery is provided for infants during the Sunday school hour. For both the traditional and contemporary church services children under the age of five receive care in the Family Life Center (FLC) on the first floor, the third room on the left. Only children of the appropriate age are allowed in the nursery. Children over the age of five are invited and encouraged to attend service.
Safe Sanctuary – MUMC provides a safe place for children. We require a background check of all adult volunteers and training on our Safe Sanctuary policy.
The Sunday school curriculum for our children’s classes, ones through fifth graders, is Grow, Proclaim, Serve from Cokesbury. We hope to see you at 10 a.m. next Sunday morning!
All of the children’s classes meet in the FLC, first and second floor. All second floor rooms are handicap accessible by elevator. The children’s classes are located as follows:
Nursery - the first floor, the last room on the left
One and two year olds - the first floor, the second room on the left
Three and four year olds - the first floor, the third room on the left
K-5 and 1st Grade - the second floor, the last room on the left
2nd and 3rd Grades - the second floor, the fourth room on the left
4th and 5th Grades - the second floor, the last room on the right
See Campus Map under Downloads to assist in locating these classes.
The youth classes study a variety of topics and are taught by members of the church.
Sr. High Youth – the FLC on the second floor, the second room on the right
Jr. High Youth classes – These youth meet on the second floor of the Education Building. The room is accessed by the hall behind the sanctuary. Ascend the stairs to the top floor. Turn left and go up a few more steps, take another left and find the class straight ahead.
All of our adult classes use the material chosen by the teachers, but most use the Adult Bible Studies. They take pride in supporting the many ministries of the church, community, state and country. You will find the opportunity to grow in your Christian faith through fellowship and friendship with other believers.
Cross Training Class – This class is made up of young adults, high school graduates, college students and recent college students, both singles, couples and new parents in their 20s and 30s. Many different resources are used to study the word of God with class members and/or adults leading the discussions. It meets on the 2nd floor of the Education Building. The room is accessed by the hall behind the sanctuary. You ascend the stairs to the top floor, turn left and go up a few more steps, take another left, take a right and find the class at the end of the hall.
Partners in Faith – Members are adult couples and individuals with ages ranging from the late 20′s to the 40′s. This class studies the application of Biblical principles to everyday life. They meet on the first floor of the Education Building. You will find the class by entering from the outside by accessing the staircase next to the covered walk-way across from the office building. The classroom will be on the right
Foundations Class – Most class members are in their 50s and 60s, but the class is open to all ages. The studies and topics are chosen by the class members. The class meets on the second floor of the Family Life Center, the first door on the left across from the elevator.
Adults Unlimited – Open to men and women of all ages, single or married, most of the members of this class are in their 50s and 60s. They also use a variety of Bible studies. The class meets in the Family Life Center, second floor, third door to the left.
Seekers – Members of this class are in their 60′s and older, both singles and married couples. They enjoy meeting socially as well as to study God’s word. The class meets on the second floor of the Family Life Center, second door on the left.
Camak – Composed primarily of senior couples and individuals, the Camak class is characterized by joy and caring for others. Members and guest teachers lead discussions. The class meets in the Education Building. To access this area, go to the hall behind the sanctuary and follow the ramp to the choir room. The class is located in the hall to the right and the class is on the left.
Ballenger-Duncan – This men’s class begins each session with fellowship and singing of hymns. It is followed by a lesson by various teachers. This class meets in the main room of the Social Hall.
Wesley-Davenport/ Eula Mayfield -This is a ladies’ class of senior adults. Singing of hymns begins each class with lessons taught by various leaders. It supports programs of the church and the needs of the community through various service organizations. The class meets in the sanctuary building. To access this class enter the right side of the building and find the classroom closest to the sanctuary.
Fifth Sunday – During months that have a fifth Sunday, a combined worship service is at 10:00 a.m. and held in either the Family Life Center for a contemporary service or in the sanctuary for a traditional service.
If you would like more information about a class or directions to a classroom, see Campus Map under Downloads or call the church office at 864-877-0956. We hope to see you on Sunday!