Journey with us as we seek the way of Jesus and grow in the image of Christ. Our adult ministries

are designed to sustain you along your faith journey and to help you understand where Christ is leading you. Download our Q2 Ministry & Program Guide HERE today.

Time: 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Location: First & Second Floors of the Church

Our class of men and women focuses on the study of scripture and application to our daily lives. We range in age from mid-twenties to early forties with the majority raising small children.

We are offered a new beginning through God’s love and grace each day.  So let’s begin every month with a fresh start.  Join us the Second Sunday of every month at 10am in room 217 for this monthly study led by Rev. Rebecca Boggan

Sunday School Class for women of all ages. Thought-provoking discussions based on contemporary Christian books. For more information, contact Pam Rapp: plrapp52@cox.net

New Beginnings is a class of 40- to 60-year-olds. We have a group of rotating teachers and do several different studies a year. We are very active in supporting the church with volunteering and assisting with any needs. We also have social activities throughout the year including supper groups, picnics and Christmas Parties. For more information, contact Scott and Vicque White. Vicque57@gmail.com or 1swhite56@gmail.com

A class of singles and married couples studying the “Adult Series,” which focuses on scripture study and application of everyday life. For more information, contact Don Bortell: dbortell@cox.net

Fellowship is an important part of our faith. Coming together to support one another is an experience that allows us to learn and gain strength.  Because gathering together is so important, beginning in February we are dedicating one of the upstairs Sunday school classrooms as an open space to be used by all for fellowship and more every Sunday starting at 9:45am. Everyone is welcome to bring a snack to share.

+ Pastors Eric and Rebecca will be available at The Connection Point to answer your questions about participating in the life of the church.

+ Pastor Rebecca will also host a conversation about prayer several times a month—all are welcome!

+ Sundays | 9:45am—10:45am | Room 228

Men’s study class for all ages. For more information, contact Ed Adair: efadair1@gmail.com

Known for its warm fellowship, this class of mature adults is currently studying the video and book called John, The Gospel of Light and Life by Adam Hamilton. The class is led by a team of teachers including Dede and Doug Speight, Bill Weese, Tom Goldsborough, Alan Lovell and John Leyenberger. For more information, contact John Leyenberger: jfleyen@att.net

Active Retirees Gathering

May 16 | 6:30pm | Hines Hall
We had such a great time during our first gathering, we’ve decided to meet again. We’ll see you in Hines Hall for an evening of fellowship, games, & conversation. Let’s potluck with our favorite snacks and desserts. Bring your favorite board game. Remember to invite a friend! The more the merrier.

Are you seeking baptism for yourself? FUMC, Bentonville would like to be a part of this important step in your spiritual life. In this two-hour session, information will be presented about the sacrament of Christian baptism and how we, as United Methodists, practice and uphold newly baptized Christians in this community of faith. In addition, details will be provided about how baptism is carried out in worship. Participants will have the opportunity to interact and ask as  many questions as they like. If you are interested in exploring baptism, pleas contact Rebecca Boggan. 

Congregational Care Ministers are a team of trained lay volunteers who use their gifts and graces to be the ultimate partner in ministry with the clergy and staff. With training, CCMs are equipped and empowered to provide care on behalf of the church. CCMs make hospital visits, telephone persons in need of contact, meet one-on-one with persons in need of a listening ear for prayer and encouragement, and offer support to grieving families and proactively seek to encourage and care for persons in need. Contact Rebecca Boggan if interested in participating.

FUMC Runners is a group of runners that meet together to improve physical fitness by training together.  The group consists of walkers, new runners, experienced runners and every level in between.  Several of us train for common races throughout the year.

Tuesdays 7PM Runs – From April – September we meet at various places around the city and do different hill workouts.  See our Facebook page for the hill of the week.

Saturday 7AM Morning Runs: We meet Saturdays at 7:00AM for fellowship and group runs.  This group meets in the church parking lot, opens with a brief prayer and then heads out at many different paces and distances; often meeting up afterward for a cup of coffee or breakfast downtown.

Runners Group is open to everyone and there is no cost to join. For more information, see our Facebook group.

Contact: David Rector for more information.

  • Join us for session 3 of Journey 101 – Serving God,  where we will come together to learn what it means to become a  committed follower of Christ by serving God. Register with for childcare at allison@fumcbentonville.org
  • Session 3—Serving God:  Begins May 6 – June 10 Sign up HERE

+ Sundays | 4pm—5:30pm

+ Led by Rev. Eric Meyer

+ Gathering Room

  • We are a community of parents (of children of all ages) who face significant challenges in our family lives. Our vision is to create a safe community where no parent feels isolated and alone in their challenges; a community where hope and healing comes through shared stories and compassionate care. Join us for our first gathering on Thursday May 24 at 6pm in The Gathering Room. Contact Pastor Eric with any questions at eric@fumcbentonville.org.

This is a two-part gathering for new members of the church. During the first part, the New Connections team along with Rebecca Boggan, Pastor of Discipleship will share information about the history, programs,ministries and small groups of the church. This is a great way to connect with other new members and get involved.  During the second part we will come together for good food and fellowship and will continue the conversation.

Wednesdays | 10am | Gathering Room

Looking for a daytime women’s group open to all ages?  “Come as you are & when you can”
The group will meet each Wednesday at 10:00 am in the Gathering room. If you need to bring your children, they are welcome.
The group will gather together, pray together, grow in their faith together and serve others.
For more information, contact Rebecca Boggan at rebecca@fumcbentonville.org.

Yoga For All Levels

Join Annie Clapper on Sunday afternoons at 4pm in room 217. All levels of experience are welcome. Bring a mat and a water bottle. Donations appreciated.