Purpose: To create spiritual and social relationships, develop spiritual disciplines, accountability/support, continued growth, & disciple others ~ all meet on Sunday mornings for one hour.  Click Here for Wednesday Night Small Groups.

Connect Class ~ for those in their 20’s to 50’s

Meets each Sunday morning @ 9:30, Sanctuary Prayer Room (first room on right as you enter sanctuary building from main parking lot)

Review of scripture and devotion related to current life topics involving marriage, parenting, social issues, finances, stress/emotional health, and growing deeper personal spirituality.  Lesson is from 9:30-10:10 and then members work on mission project or disperse to worship support teams and choir preparation for worship.  Whether you are a first-time visitor or a life member of St. Paul, EVERYONE is invited to CONNECT with us!

Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/stpaulconnect/

Inquirer’s Class

Meets each Sunday morning @ 9:30, Room 8

Our current course of study is the “Adult Bible Studies” series which includes weekly, thought-provoking lessons facilitated by different members of the class. The course of study changes quarterly and the content keeps our class discussions lively, interesting and educational. We invite and welcome anyone who would like to attend to join us on Sunday mornings!

Fellowship Class

Meets each Sunday morning @ 9:30, Room 7

Nursery (Ages newborn to Pre-K) Our Nursery Ministries provide fun Bible story time, singing, creative learning and crafts that are geared for each of our age groups.

     Meets each Sunday morning @ 9:00 until 12:00, Rooms 12-14

  • Cherubs ~ 6 weeks to 1 year ~ Room 14
  • Angels ~ 1 & 2 year olds ~ Room 13
  • Lambs ~ 3 years to Pre-K ~ Room 12

 Promiseland (Kindergarten – 5th grades) Promiseland is a Bible based, multimedia experience designed for today’s kids ages K-5th grade.  Kids gather in the Fellowship Hall for drama and music.  Then the kids break up into smaller friendship groups for fun activities.  Come find out why Promiseland is the best hour of your child’s week!

Contact: Jill Kirk, Director of Children’s Ministries ~ jillk72@bellsouth.net  ~ 387-0007

Meets each Sunday morning @ 9:30 & 10:30 Fellowship Hall


Youth (6th – 12th grades)

Contact: Shannon Pryor; spryor@stpaul-lakeland.org ~ 387-0007

Youth meet throughout the week and for special events throughout the year for study, fellowship and mission projects



Contact: Will Dougan, Director of Worship & Music ~ wdougan@stpaul-lakeland.org ~ 387-0007

Chancel Choir – Wednesday night rehearsals @ 7:30 in Sanctuary ~ childcare available


Pre-School Program

Contact: Daina Aldrich, Director ~ daldrich@stpaul-lakeland.org ~ 372-7808

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday ~ 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


Small Groups

Purpose: To create spiritual and social relationships, develop spiritual disciplines, continued growth, accountability/support, & disciple others ~ usually meet at a time other than Sunday a.m., thus can meet for a longer time.


Wesley Groups available

1st & 3rd Tuesday nights 6:30pm various homes, for men and women


Schneiter’s Study (All men welcome)

Meets twice monthly, off campus


Primetimers (All seniors welcome.) – Monthly get togethers: lunch, speakers,  games, outings, fellowship, etc.

Contact: Sandy Mauney ~ methodistwoman61@yahoo.com

2nd Friday of most Months, 11:30 to 2:00, Fellowship Hall (unless on an outing)


     Boy Scout Troop 455

Contact: Scoutmaster ~ Pat Siano~ psianojr@bellsouth.net

Mondays, 7:00 to 8:30 ~ Room 7

  • Webelo Twos ~ 5th Grade
  • Boy Scouts ~ 6th to 12th Grades


Cub Scout Pack 455

Contact: Cubmaster ~ Pat Siano ~  psianojr@bellsouth.net

Tuesdays @ 7:00

  • Tiger Cubs ~ 1st Grade
  • Wolf Cubs ~ 2nd Grade
  • Bear Cubs ~ 3rd Grade
  • Webelos Ones ~ 4th Grade

Girl Scouts

Meets on Tuesday @ 7:00

Contact:  Patty Rainey ~ patty.rainey@att.net 


United Methodist Men (UMM)

Contact: The Church office ~ 387-0007

Meets for various activities.   All men welcome!


United Methodist Women (UMW) ~ Unit meetings are once a quarter.


Ruth Circle (UMW)

Meets the 1st Friday of each month @ 9:30 a.m., Fellowship Hall


Susanna Circle (UMW)

Meets the 2nd Monday of each month @ 6:30 p.m. @ various members’ homes


Walking Group

Every weekday @ 8:30 a.m., starting @ the Wolfchase Mall Carousel