Our Discipleship Focuses at PVUMC -
Connecting hearts to Christ - Worship, Spiritual Formation
Connecting hearts to One Another - through Fellowship, service, Outreach, and Missions
Marks of Disciples:
Nurture Relationship with Christ - Nurture spiritual life individually and communally through study of bible and through small group participation and accountability.
Worship - Regularly attend and participate in worship.
Serve - Serve God in local church and beyond.
Give - Practice of good stewardship through tithes and offerings.
Sharing Faith - Lifestyle of sharing faith in Christ with others.
Adult Wednesday Daytime Study – 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
John – Led by Pastor Barry Stallings
Join us in this study of the Gospel of John, as we study together and discover the answers to the questions of, “Who am I?” and “What is my purpose?” This is a 12-week Bible Study.
Adults – 6:15 – 7:15 p.m.
Connect 101 – Led by Pastor Tim. Join us for a Confirmation-type class for adults that will cover our United Methodist History, Heritage, Theology, Doctrine and Beliefs. Companion Book: “Major United Methodist Beliefs” by Mack B. Stokes.
Connect 301 – Led by Pastor Kim. Connection class focusing on the vision of Pine Valley: “Connecting Hearts to Christ and One Another”, which is accomplished through our Four E’s: Excellence in Worship, Engaging Spiritual Formation, Expressive Faith Sharing, and Extra-Mile Caring.
Financial Peace – Led by Wes Scott. Join us for this study written by Dave Ramsey that teaches how to manage money in godly ways. Sessions include learning how to create a budget, pay off debt, make wise spending decisions, save for the future, and live generously.
How To Be A Man, Part 2 – Led by Pine Valley’s Men’s Ministry.
A devotional study by Rick Burgess and Andy Blanks that examines the lives of 8 men of the Bible and challenges participants to live a life of impact and influence, changing the world around them for the sake of the Gospel.
It Starts At Home – Led by Tina Reaves with Guest Speakers.
It is our sacred responsibility as parents/grandparents/guardians to equip and empower our children and youth in their spiritual formation through the practice of spiritual disciplines. Join us for this Bible Study with a variety of topics such as prayer, Bible study, journaling, service, social media, finances, positive body image, and more.
Sacred Rhythms – Led by Pat Sullivan. Music is rooted in our Scriptural heritage of praise and worship; it provides a sacred rhythm that connects us to God and one another. Join us in the church garage as we praise and worship the Lord through learning a variety of drums (provided by Mr. Pat), Bible study, and fellowship.
We Saved You A Seat: Finding and Keeping Lasting Friendships – Led by Jill Jarrell-Newsome. In this Bible study, Lisa-Jo Baker and friends from (in)courage explore our relationship with Jesus as the ultimate model for authentic friendship. Nothing shapes us like the impact of a friend—it’s how Jesus radically and intimately connects with us. So instead of chasing perfection, overcome your fear of being known and find the courage to connect..
Giving at PVUMC
“He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness and to walk humbly with your God? (Micah 6:8) NRSV
Through the giving in these 5 areas, we're able to touch the lives of those in our community and beyond through our prayers, presence, gifts, service, gifts, and witness.
As a member at Pine Valley UMC, we strive to provide opportunities to for you and your family to use your gifts and talents to glorify God. Whether it's for a youth mission trip or providing meals for Celebrate Recovery, or dedicating time on Sunday mornings to teach Sunday School, we have plenty of places for you to get connected. Check out below on how you can continue to support the ongoing efforts to connect hearts to Christ and one another.