Fellowship Opportunities at Eden Prairie UMC (not happening just now)
At Eden Prairie UMC, we are committed to provide a safe, healthy environment for members and friends. As of March 15, our building is closed to groups of any size. We are working on a variety of ways to stay connected during the coronavirus outbreak. The ongoing opportunities listed below are NOT happening at this time, with the exception that we are still open to receive food items for the PROP Food Shelf. As the situation and health guidelines change frequently, please call us at 952-937-8781 before coming to the building.
Annual Women's Retreat
Annual Women's Retreat
Feed My Starving Children
We package food to be sent to places around the world desperately in need of food. We usually meet at Feed My Starving Children at 6:00 p.m. (located at 18738 Lake Drive East in Chanhassen, click here for a map)
During the coronavirus outbreak, we are collecting funds to underwrite the cost of feeding shelter guests.
PROP Food Shelf -- Each month we are assigned a particular item/items. In March, we support Minnesota FoodShare with special gifts to the PROP food shelf. Basics like coffee, canned tuna, canned chili, facial tissues, and 100% fruit juice, as well as jam/jelly, are always appreciated..
Men's Discussion Group
Men's Discussion Group meets Wednesdays from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. in the Gathering Room.
Women's Evening Home Book Group
Women's Evening Home Book Group meets every other month September through May.
Tuesday Evening Book Group
The Tuesday Evening Book Group meets every other Tuesday at
6 p.m. at the church. All interested men and women are invited. There will be several discussions on each book. If you miss one, you can still participate.
Other Small Groups
Prayer Network - Praying for the church family’s concerns and joys on a daily basis
Women's Faith Share meets each Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m., September through May. All women are welcome
GEMS- (God's Exceptional Methodist Seniors)- adults over 55- Meets approximately every other month with a faith and fellowship event
Interknits Prayer Shawl Ministry generally meets the second Monday of the month at the church at 7:00 p.m.
Cheers (Men's Fellowship Group) meet on Saturday mornings at 8 a.m.
Cheers Too! (Women’s Fellowship Group) meet on Saturday mornings at Kowalski’s Market (16500 W 78th Street) at 8 a.m. Come and join us!
Yoga meets on most Thursday mornings at 8:45 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. Please check calendar for specifics.
GEMS Breakfast Club meets the third Wednesday of each month at the Thyme Cafe, Chanhassen.