University United Methodist Church offers a variety of ministries and programs designed to transform lives throughout adulthood.
The University UMC Joy Group has monthly events for fellowship, education, fun and good food. Events include visits to museums, theater performances, gardens and presentations by speakers on topics of special interest to senior adults. These events are typically on the second or third Thursday of each month except in January and February when they are after the 11:00 worship service. All are welcome! To learn more about the Joy Group and/or add you name to the email list, contact Jim or Sally Kocher (; 919-370-7583) or call the church office (919.929.7191).
Sunday School classes at University UMC provide a great opportunity to grow in faith and fellowship, and to get to know others in the church. Classes are offered at 9:50 a.m. throughout the school year. Newcomers are always welcome at any of the classes. View further details here.
United Methodist Men
The United Methodist Men (UMM) of University UMC is a unified, multi-generational group of Christian men for the purpose of integrating the diverse populations of men at the church.
Breakfast meetings are held on the third Saturday of every month with varying topics of discussion. For further information, contact Anthony Edwards.
United Methodist Women
United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church. For further information click here.
Young Adults/Graduate Students
Meet for fellowship, prayer, and Bible study on Wednesday nights, 7:00 p.m. in the University UMC Prayer Room (Room 210). Meeting location subject to change due to special events such as cookouts and participation in community events. Please check out the University UMC Chapel Hill Young Adults page on Facebook or contact Holly Sims to confirm location.