Adult small groups are a great way to get involved, meet new people and grow in your faith. Groups meet at various times and start throughout the year.

Please visit our Men's and Women's Ministry pages for more group study opportunities.

How United Methodists Study Scripture

This June, learn How United Methodists Study Scripture, as your Clergy staff teaches from the book of the same name. This four-week Sunday School series is open to all adults, and an option for those whose regular Sunday School classes break for summer. Come for all four sessions, or drop in as you can! Sundays, June 2 - June 23 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. June 2 - Rev. Phil Schroeder & Rev. Calissa Dauterman, June 9 - Rev. Phil Schroeder & Rev. Kathy Brockman, June 16 – Rev. Phil Schroeder & Rev. David Melton, June 23 – Rev. Phil Schroeder & Rev. Garrett Wallace.

Celtic Treasures of Ireland

Join Rev. Kathy Brockman with Dr. Phil & Elizabeth Schroeder for Celtic Treasures of Ireland on October 15 and returning on October 24, 2024. This trip is for singles or couples, men and women. For more information and registration, click HERE or contact Rev. Kathy Brockman.

Western North Carolina Trip

Join DUMC this September 16-19 as we travel to Lake Junaluska Conference Center in the beautiful western North Carolina mountains, along with other noteworthy and fun sites within the surrounding area! We'll enjoy day trips to the Great Smoky Mountain Train ride, departing from Bryson City, NC; The Biltmore House in Asheville, NC, including the current Dale Chihuly Art Exhibition; and a shopping visit in Waynesville, NC. Click HERE for details and registration.

Wildcat Cliffs Golf Outing

Neal Purcell has once again graciously offered to host a golf outing at Wildcat Cliffs in Highlands, NC for another great day of golf and fellowship! Join us on, Friday, October 11 for the day trip to Wildcat Cliffs. Arrive by 11:00 a.m. to begin group devotional and lunch. Tee times starting at 1:10 p.m.-1:40 p.m. $150 for golf and cart fees, payable onsite. Click HERE for more information and to register

Midweek Moms’ Meetup

Calling all moms! While the kids are in Wednesday night programming, take a moment for yourself. Learn and grow with other moms in one of our midweek meetups. Join us in the Kids Activity Room at 5:00 p.m. or the Fellowship Hall Nook at 6:00 p.m. (look for the signs) for a casual, drop-in session of sharing and study.

Outdoor & Adventure Ministry

Creating the environment to Listen and Hear the voice of God through active and enjoyable experiences in nature. Please join us as we get outside to hike, kayak, fly fish, bird watch (and more) as we explore God’s creation together.  Each activity in which we participate brings new people. You are welcome regardless of outdoor experience or where you are on your faith journey. To get on the mailing list, please contact Jim Labus at


If you have other specific questions or need more information about Adult Small Group Studies, please contact me. I look forward to hearing from you.

Rev. David Melton

Minister to the Congregation

(770) 394-0675 ext. 114