1 East Olive Ave., Redlands, CA 92373 - (909) 793-2118

Education and Formation

Redlands 1st UMC has a full range of education and formation opportunities for all ages and stations in life.

Seekers – A progressive class for adults.  We have studied church leaders such as John Shelby Spong, Marcus Borg, Father Crossan.  All are welcome to attend.

Wesleyan Class – Beginning as a young adult class in 1945 with many of its original members still attending today, the Wesleyans’ main focus is upon stimulating Bible study and thought-provoking discussion. ~~~~ Continuing their long time tradition, they help raise scholarship funds for students in mission schools.

Disciple Bible Study – This is a comprehensive, multi-year Bible Study series produced by the United Methodist Church.

Lectionary Study – Each week Pastor J.T. leads the class in an in depth look at the Scriptures that form the basis of the coming Sunday’s Worship.  This is a week to week class with no attendance requirement.  You’re invited to attend when you’re able.

Parent Ministry – This class is intended for parents of school-aged children and youth.  Studies are generally geared toward helping parents nurture their children’s faith.

Children’s Sunday School – Opportunities for kids from age five through fifth grade.

Youth Sunday School – Opportunities for all youth 6th grade through 12th grade.