Small Groups

Have questions of how to put your faith into practice or 

about your relationship with God, community, the world, and Self?

Small Groups

Our Small Group program seasons always encourage of exploration of different topics, theology, spiritual practices, interests, and spaces. Email Pastor Jeanelle if you are interested or come back here for updates!

Our Small Groups are a dynamic part of our ministry, adapting to the ever-changing needs and interests of our communities.

PRIDE Month Small Groups (Centering LGBTQ+ People ) - Every Thursday of June, 7PM PT on Zoom

Join Pine Church’s PRIDE Month Small Groups where we’ll explore different topics related to LGBTQ+ Liberation. This space centers LGBTQ+ people and is QT-led by Pastor Jeanelle. We welcome those exploring their LGBTQ+ identities and spiritual affiliations in this space, but please note that these sessions will be centered on Christianity in language and culture. We’re pretty open here at Pine Church. 🌈

RSVP’s to Pastor Jeanelle are very appreciated, but not required.

Talk Story (Intergenerational, uplifting the sharing of older adults) - Every 2nd Wednesday, 6:30PM PT on Zoom

Talk story is a Hawaiian expression meaning to chit-chat, converse, share experiences, and be in community with one another. In our version of this much-loved tradition, each person will share a 3-5 minute story from everyday life in a relaxed, supportive setting.

To sign up, email Pastor Jeanelle. Facilitated by Ann.

Prime Timers (Intergenerational, uplifting the sharing of older adults) - 3rd Fridays of the Month, 10AM PT on Zoom

Meets every 3rd Friday of the month from 10AM to 12 Noon. Join us for informal conversation & study on matters of faith, spirituality, and the state of our world. Come share your insights and experiences; try your assumptions, questions, and thoughts on God and theology in an affirming intergenerational community. This space centers the sharing of older adults, but everyone is welcome. Feel free to bring your breakfast or brunch!

To sign up, email Pastor Jeanelle.

LGBTQ+ Bible Study (LGBTQ+ people and Allies, uplifting the sharing of LGBTQ+ BIPOC)

BIPOC (Black Indigenous People of Color) LGBTQ+ people and allies are invited to a time of scripture exploration, spiritual sharing and fellowship at Pine UMC. We'll have a few healthy snacks. Usually following the gathering folks who want will share a meal at a nearby restaurant. Contact Pastor Jeanelle for more information.