Small Group Ministries

Howland United Methodist Church invites you to join any of the many small study and fellowship groups. We welcome newcomers and hope you will find good friends here!

S.T.E.P. OUT! (Sunday Temporary Escape Plan)

S.T.E.P. (Sunday Temporary Escape Plan) is a parents’ social group. It includes adult conversation, time off from the kids, and appetizers! Babysitting is provided at the church by HUM adults and youth member, and light snacks are provided for the children.
F.R.O.G.S.frog  F.R.O.G.S. (Fully Rely on God, Sisters) is a women’s group that meets twice a month at various homes. They welcome new members at any time! Please call the church office at 330-856-3463 for more information on this group.
Men’s Study and BreakfastBreakfast  Our Men’s Tuesday Morning Bible Study and Breakfast meets to enjoy good food, and greater Bible study and fellowship. There is always an extra chair and they would love to have newcomers.Tuesdays at 7:00 a.m.
Raptis Restaurant
Morning Glories Craft/Service GroupKnitting  The Morning Glories group meets on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to noon in the Junior High Room. Women come together to make craft projects as gifts to the seriously ill, or to be sold at craft shows or silent auctions to raise funds for the church. We knit, crochet, make pillows, cards, afghans, etc., and are always open to new ideas! If you don’t know how, come anyway; we will be glad to share our knowledge with you.Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Women of Faith Bible StudyWomenofFaith  The Women of Faith Bible Study meet every week September through May and are always happy to see new women and older youth.
Adult Bible StudyBible  This is a great time to come and fellowship with other men and women and to get to know what the Bible has to say to you. New members are welcome at any time! The Adult Bible Study meets every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. They meet October-May.Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.
 Garage Sale Support GroupGarageSaleSign  The Garage Sale Support Group will begin busily preparing for the Annual Heavenly Trash Sale after the first of the year. Please begin collecting your items for donating and join us for food, fun, fellowship before the Garage Sale in April.