Small Groups

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.

Proverbs 27:17

At First Washington UMC, we strive to make connections through small groups.  We have offerings of in-person and online groups. For more information on how to get connected,  please reach out to our Connect Coordinator, Julie Dotson at or Shara Neubert at

Adult Small Groups & Fellowship Opportunities

All church study

There will be an all church study starting in January that will correspond with the sermon series.  The book will be The Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren.  

Group meeting times:
- Sundays 10:45am-12:00pm at church
- Wednesdays 6:00pm-7:30pm at church

You can sign up for one of the studies using the links to the left.  

Wiser Together

When: Wednesday evenings from 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Where: Last classroom on the left at church

Study: Hearing God-Developing a Conversational Relationship with God by Dallas Willard

Contact: Julie Dotson 314-805-9544

Veteran's PTSD
Support Group

When: 1st Tuesday of the month from 6:00-7:00pm
Where: Exit 11 Coffee Shop at 14th St. and Jefferson St. in Washington

For information please contact Fred Gardner at or 248-515-4862

Small Group Resources

Right Now Media was developed to provide churchs with Biblically-based videos for small groups, families, students, leadership development, and much more.  To sign up through First Washington UMC for this free library, just click below. 

Sign up for a small group

We'd love to get you connected to a small group in your area. Fill out the form below to get started.

Small groups help people grow in their faith and build community. Our groups take place throughout the week in different neighborhoods, so use this form to find a group that's right for you. We'd love to have you join us!