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Welcome to the Group Finder page! This is where you can look through our various small group offerings. You have the option to select which day of the week works best for you, whether you will need childcare, and which type of group you are looking for.

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25 Books Every Christian Should Read (Evening)

Well-known Christian contemplatives have compiled a list of 25 influential, classical, pivotal books for Christian discipleship. Points addressed for each book include: overview, why it is a classic, a study guide and more. At each meeting, the class discusses a different book. The group has already read many classics including...

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Baby Blanket Ministry

Knit or crochet baby blankets for St. Luke's newborn babies or donate yarn. For details, contact Laura Marine at marinel@stlukesumc.com.

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Bible Journaling for Spiritual Growth
  • The Second Saturday of every month at 10:00 AM

Bible journaling, a cross between scrapbooking, journaling, and Bible study, is a creative and fresh way to explore Scripture. Dig deeper into God's work, find what speaks to you, and use craft supplies to express it. Come when you can! Led by Robin Chaddock & Jacquie Reed. To request...

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Brooke's Place

Support for grieving children. Group meets Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30PM. To register, call 317-705-9650.

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Cancer Support
  • Monday
  • 6:00 PM

Encouraging group of caregivers and patients who give hope and support. Church and community members welcome. Contact Steve Smith at stephenleesmith@gmail.com or Laura Marine at marinel@stlukesumc.com to register and receive the zoom link.

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Caring Cars

Want to volunteer as a driver to take people who are unable to drive to their doctor's appointment or the church on Sunday? Contact caringcars@stlukesumc.com for more information and found out how you can get connected with this wonderful group!

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Centering Prayer Group
  • Monday
  • 7:00 PM

No matter what you call it or what form your prayer/meditation practice takes, sitting in silence is transformative. Gather at 7 pm, greet each other, hear a prayer, poem, or writing for reflection, then maintain silence for 20 minutes. Led by Spiritual Director Judy Homer. To request the zoom link,...

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Community Yoga
  • Tuesday
  • 6:00 PM

Community Yoga meets on Tuesdays from 6-7PM in The Modge. Cost is $8 per class. All are welcome!

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Creation Care Committee
  • The Second Sunday of every month at 12:15 PM

The Creation Care Ministry celebrates and cares for God’s creation by educating, encouraging faith-based actions and enabling the St. Luke’s UMC community to conserve resources and promote environmental harmony. Meet in room N103/104.

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El Camino: Preparing for a Life-Changing Pilgrimage
  • Once at 6/23/2020 6:30 PM

June 23, 6:30-7:30PM, via zoom Jenny Hawke, who walked the last 70 miles (100 kilometers) of El Camino in Spain from Sarria to Santiago in 2017, will share her experience about traveling with Spanish Steps, a tour company that provides experienced guides and support and makes all meal, luggage and hotel...

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Exploring Religion and Mysticism
  • The Second Thursday of every month at 10:00 AM

Expect a different interfaith speaker each month followed by a lively discussion. Sponsored by the Association of International Women. To request a zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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Friends in Faith
  • The Third Saturday of every month at 11:00 AM

Expect intimate interfaith roundtable discussions about topics of religious and cultural relevance. Make friends with someone from a different religious tradition! To requests the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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Gentle Yoga
  • Monday
  • 5:30 PM

Gentle Yoga meets on Mondays in N103/104. Cost is $8 per class. All are welcome!

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God Talk (Sandy Harlan)
  • Monday
  • 10:15 AM

Theological conversations connecting the Bible and Christianity with 21st century culture. Participants discuss insights found in writings of contemporary authors with a progressive slant. For anyone searching for a deeper understanding of how faith relates to everyday life. A variety of resources and materials will be used as determined by...

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HOPE Support Group

Support for infant and pregnancy loss. Contact info@hopegoupindy.com

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Interfaith Relationships

The Interfaith Relationships Committee creates harmony and fellowship with theologically diverse neighbors in order to speak to the bias driven problems in our city and world by offering opportunities for awareness, engagement, and involvement through classes, social events, service, and dialogue. This ministry has both weekday and Sunday afternoon meetings...

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LGBTQ Ministry

The LGBTQ Ministry celebrates and advocates for the LGBTQ community within St. Luke's and the wider community.

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Men's Grief Group
  • Thursday
  • 1:00 PM

This is a group to provide support for men who have lost their spouses.

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Men's Spirituality Group
  • The Third Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM

This group welcomes all men wanting an informal small group experience. Discussions center on continuing faith journeys, spiritual practices, interfaith experiences and making the Bible pertinent for life in our current culture.

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Military Ministry

This group meets one time a month and is open to all military personnel.

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New Earth Community
  • Thursday
  • 7:00 PM

Expect to read and discuss innovative spiritual books. To request the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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New Perspectives
  • Sunday
  • 11:00 AM

Expect programs based on the Social Principles of the United Methodist Church focusing on human issues in the contemporary world. Contact brandtb@stlukesumc.com to request the zoom link.

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On Being
  • Sunday
  • 9:30 AM

Conversation based around the weekly American Public Radio show and podcast “On Being,” hosted by Krista Tippett. This exploration of faith, humanity and ideas can be heard locally on FM90.1 at 9 pm on Thursdays or 7 am on Sundays or at www.onbeing.org. To request the zoom link, contact...

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Patton Jr. Small Group
  • Sunday
  • 6:00 PM

This group will meet using Zoom for the next couple weeks.

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Prayer Initiative-Praying with a Pastor
  • Sunday
  • 8:00 AM

Have a passion for prayer and lifting up our pastors? Join us on Sunday's to pray with our pastors!

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Prayer Shawl Ministry Group
  • Tuesday
  • 1:00 PM

This group meets weekly on Tuesdays at 1PM in Luke's Lodge to knit or crochet prayer shawls for those who need to be wrapped in prayer.

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Price Small Group
  • Tuesday
  • 7:00 PM

We will be studying "Unafraid" via Zoom for the next 5 Weeks. Tuesdays, 7PM St. Luke's

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Racial Justice Group
  • The First Sunday of every month at 12:15 PM

Would you like to expand your firsthand knowledge about Indianapolis’ thriving black community? Join us on monthly field trips to black historic sites, soul food restaurants, black-themed theater productions and movies. The Racial Justice Ministry at St. Luke's actively engages the congregation and staff in actions to dismantle racism within...

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Richard Rohr on Video Summer 2020
  • Weekly: Wednesdays at 6:00 PM

Learn about this 21st century theologian’s views on Progressive Christianity. Expect a video presentation and an opportunity to discuss a variety of topics.

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Sermon Discussion Small Group
  • Sunday
  • 12:15 PM

This is an ongoing Small Group, welcoming new members. While we are "sheltering in place," we are "meeting" via Zoom on Thursday and Sunday evenings at 7PM. We hope to return sometime this summer to our usual in-person, lively sermon discussions enjoying a yummy lunch prepared by Chef Joseph (only $5.00)...

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Single Moms Support Group
  • Wednesday

Are you a single mom? Would you like to meet other single mothers who can support and encourage you? We discuss topics such as finances, self-care, parenting, emotional support and spiritual growth. Contact Laura Marine for more information at marinel@stlukesumc.com or 317-846-3404 ext. 343. Free childcare available with registration.

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Social Action
  • The First Thursday of every month at 12:00 AM

Expect speakers, conversation, and networking on crucial topics such as redistricting, mass incarceration, voting rights, etc. To request the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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Story Telling and Soul Care
  • Once at 7/13/2020 7:00 PM

In these days of the COVID—19 pandemic, we find ourselves dealing with a world situation that we hardly deem imaginable. We in the church are about the task of caring for souls, our own, and those of others. One way to do that involves offering opportunities for people on the front lines...

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Story Telling and Soul Care
  • Once at 7/14/2020 3:00 PM

In these days of the COVID—19 pandemic, we find ourselves dealing with a world situation that we hardly deem imaginable. We in the church are about the task of caring for souls, our own, and those of others. One way to do that involves offering opportunities for people on the front lines...

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Story Telling and Soul Care
  • Once at 7/17/2020 7:00 PM

In these days of the COVID—19 pandemic, we find ourselves dealing with a world situation that we hardly deem imaginable. We in the church are about the task of caring for souls, our own, and those of others. One way to do that involves offering opportunities for people on the front lines...

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Studio 3 Art Ministry
  • Thursday
  • 10:00 AM

Artists creating in any medium are welcome to this supportive, friendly group. Some field trips scheduled throughout the year. To requests the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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Sunrise Women's Book Study
  • Wednesday
  • 9:30 AM

Start your day with friends, prayer, light breakfast and stimulating discussion. To request the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com

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The Christian Man
  • Weekly: Sundays at 9:30 AM

Join us via Zoom. Please email Mike Elkin (melkin36@gmail.com) for the zoom link for this class.

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Thursday Afternoon Women's Book Study
  • Thursday
  • 1:00 PM

Read and discuss fiction and non-fiction books on topics of current interest.

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Tuesday Women's Spiritual Book Study
  • Tuesday
  • 11:30 AM

Fiction and non-fiction books with spiritual themes. To request the zoom link, please contact Betty Brandt at brandtb@stlukesumc.com.

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UMW Mary Magdalene Circle
  • The Third Monday of every month at 6:30 PM

All women of St. Luke's are invited to attend Mary Magdalene Circle. For questions, please contact Hope Carrol at covehope@icloud.com.

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UMW New Life Circle
  • The Third Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM

A gathering of single, divorced, and widowed working or retired women. Contact Nancy Hopper for additional event and program information at nchopper26@yahoo.com or (317) 361-7969.

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UMW Projects with a Purpose (Morning)
  • The Second Thursday of every month at 10:00 AM

St. Luke's newest UMW circle working on projects supporting the UMW mission, directly helping women and children. Come for projects and fellowship. Bring a sewing machine, fabric scissors and pics. We meet the 2nd Thursdays of the month from 10am-1pm in C124. Contact Regan Summers for more information. regansummers@hotmail.com

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UMW Reading Group
  • The Fourth Monday of every month at 7:00 PM

The UMW Reading Group will meet in the Parlor the 4th Mondays of the month from 7-8:30 pm. Join St. Luke's Ladies for a lively book discussion each month. This group is open to all women, newcomers welcome. Look for book selections in the monthly UMW newsletter or contact Jennifer...

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UMW Sarah Circle
  • The Third Monday of every month at 1:00 PM

A circle of "mature" women from diverse backgrounds. Contact Pattie Lind for more information. Please note this group will not meet in January.

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Vegan/Vegetarian Lunch Group

Avoiding meat is a gift to God's creation. Bring a labeled vegetarian or vegan dish to share, experience an interesting video and speaker and meet new people. Can't bring a dish? Bring $5!

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WALKING THE MEDICARE MAZE
  • Once at 6/29/2020 6:30 PM

Medicare A, Medicare B, Medicare D, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement. What are they and how are they different from one another? How do I choose? When do I choose? Come hear an unbiased overview. No specific insurance plans or carriers will be highlighted...

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Yoga for Stress
  • Monday
  • 9:30 AM

Mondays (9:30AM), Marsha Pappas instructor, Rm 103/104, 8 sessions package/ $96.00; walk-in/$15. Please pay at the door.

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Young Adults - Miller/Spaulding
  • Tuesday
  • 7:00 PM

Join us on Zoom on Tuesday Nights to connect with other St. Luke's Young Adults!

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