adult groups

There is a lot going on at our worship centers for adults.  Bible studies are important for individual spiritual growth.  There are also several opportunities for you to fellowship with like minded people your age in the church.  Please scroll down and find the group that most matches your interests.  For more information about any of these groups, please contact Linda Kuntz at

  • Tuesday Book group

    Facilitator:   Mary English

    Start Date:   January 3, 2017

    Meeting Time:  Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. in January

                                              Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in February  

    Meeting Frequency:  Weekly

    Location:  Christ UMC- Alpine Center Trinity Building in Conference Room

    Description:  Organized like a book club with group members raising questions and concerns related to the week's reading.
    Each book  is discussed in it's entirety which varies from 4-6 weeks. 
    Reading materials for  Winter 2017 include: 

    • HOPE: Our Longing for Home by John Indermark
    • Just Mercy: A Story  of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson
  • Wednesday Holy club

    Facilitator:  Jeff Swanberg

    Start Date:   January 4, 2017

    Meeting Time:  Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 

    Meeting Frequency:  Weekly

    Location:  Christ UMC- Alpine Center Conference Room

    Description:  All are welcome! No homework, just join us at our weekly  Bible study.  This group reads a different chapter each week of scripture and at the end of each class is an open discussion about the topic.  The various opinions, thoughts and questions make for a special chance for everyone to grow in their understanding of scripture. 

  • Thursday Bible Study- Our master's center

    State Date:   January 5, 2016

    Meeting Time:  Thursdays,  9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

    Meeting Frequency:  Weekly

    Location:  Christ UMC- Our Master's Center Coffeehouse/Conference Room

    Description:  We will be reading and discussing various books and audio/video series during the year.  Authors usually discussed are Adam Hamilton, Max Lucado and many more. Good fellowship is guaranteed combined with multiple learning opportunities. Feel free to join us  as often as you would like!

  • MOMS connection group

    Facilitator: Emily Muserallo

    Start Date: Friday, January 13, 2017- May  12, 2017

    Meeting Time:  Fridays, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

    Meeting Frequency: 2nd & 4th Fridays of each month during school calendar months (Sept.-May)

    Location: Christ UMC- Alpine Center Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse

    Description: MOMS Group is a time to relax and connect with other moms. Join us for fellowship, crafts, community guest speakers, coffee and FUN! Nursery is available for all participating moms. If interested in joining our MOMS Group, please email Emily Muserallo at  

    CLICK HERE for our SPRING 2017 MOMS Group Schedule! 

  • Senior adult Fellowship

    Facilitator:  Linda Kuntz

    Start Date:  January 13, 2017, monthly  

    Meeting Time:  Fridays, 12:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. 

    Meeting Frequency:  3rd Friday of each month, year round

    Location: Christ UMC- Alpine Center Dining Hall

    Description: A group open to seniors, age 65 or better.  This group enjoys a homemade lunch, fellowship and programs. 

  • Monthly Movie Nights

    Facilitator:  George and Mary English

    Start Date:  January 27, 2017 Year Round, 4th Friday of each month except November and December

    Meeting Time:  6:15 p.m. - 9: 30 p.m. 

    Meeting Frequency:  4th Friday of each month except November and December

    Location:  Christ UMC-  Alpine Center Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse

    Description:  A variety of movies that can be discussed from a Christian perspective are shown. The evening starts with refreshments and the screening of a pre-selected movie followed by conversation and discussions. Most of the movies are adult themed, but children and youth are welcomed at the discretion of parents and grandparents.This is a free event!

  • scrapbooking/crafting

    Facilitator:  Mary Hicks

    Start Date:  Saturday, 21, 2017

    Meeting Time:  Saturdays,  9:00 a.m. - 4: 00 p.m. 

    Meeting Frequency:  3rd Saturday of each month, except December

    Location: Christ UMC- Alpine Center Dining Room

    Description:  Scrapbooking, stamping and other crafting activities are held every 3rd Sunday of the month, except December.  If children participate, it's requested they be at least middle school age. Everyone is asked to bring money for lunch or a snack to share and their own drink. 

Christ United Methodist Church

Rockford, IL

(815) 399-5910