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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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Class - "Nature of Nature: Why We Need the Wild" by Enric Sala
  • Tuesday
  • 11:30 AM

In this inspiring manifesto, an internationally renowned oceanographer makes the provocative case for why protecting nature makes economic sense. Hosted by Tuesday Women's Spiritual Book Study. Starting April 13, 2021. Currently meeting via Zoom.

Class - "Only Love is Real" by Brian Weiss
  • Thursday
  • 7:00 PM

Discussion of "Only Love is Real" begins Thursday, April 7, 7-8:30pm, via zoom. Hosted by New Earth Community.

Class - Fierce: Women of the Bible Who Changed the World
  • Weekly: Mondays at 7:00 PM

In this 6-week study for women we will look at some of the lesser known women of the Bible. We will meet on Monday evenings, April 18 to May 24, 7-8pm on Zoom. The study will be led by Kaylee Vida.

Class - Finishing up “The Good and Beautiful Life” (Sunday evenings)
  • Weekly: Sundays at 7:00 PM

Beginning April 18th for 6 Sundays, from 7:30PM-8:30PM. Let's finish out this great book together after Easter.

Class - Finishing up “The Good and Beautiful Life” (Tuesday evenings)
  • Weekly: Tuesdays at 7:00 PM

Beginning April 20th for 6 Tuesdays, from 7:30PM-8:30PM. Let's finish out this great book together after Easter.

Class - God Talk
  • Weekly: Mondays at 10:15 AM

IN-PERSON with Sandy Harlan. Starting a new book on April 5th. "The Time is Now" by Sister Joan Chittister. It draws on the wisdom of prophets, both ancient and modern, to help us confront the societal forces that oppress and silence the sacred voices among us.

Class - Lifelong Learners
  • Sunday
  • 9:30 AM

Sundays, 9:30 - 10:45 AM; Via Zoom - This class consists of mostly 50-60-70 year olds who are looking to grow in their faith and learn from one another through life experiences.

Class - Living Our United Methodist Beliefs
  • 2:30-4:30PM and 6:00-8:00PM on 2 Sundays, April 18 & 25

Explore a basic explanation of the beliefs and practices of the United Methodist Church. Uncover a deeper understanding and experience of Christian faith as you embrace the United Methodist way. Hosted by Lay Servant Academy. Cost is $15.

Class - 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 7 am on Sundays or at www.onbeing.org. Currently meeting via Zoom.

Class - Open Circle
  • Sunday
  • 10:45 AM

This is an ongoing group made up of mixed ages and life stages. All are welcome to come and journey with us for a while.

Class - Pastor's Book Study
  • Wednesday
  • 10:00 AM

Wednesdays; 10:00AM - 11:45AM, Via Zoom - This group is an opportunity to study with one of our pastors. The group is comprised of mostly retired men and women but all are invited to join!

Class - Psalms
  • Weekly: Wednesdays at 6:15 PM

Wednesdays 6:15PM, Beginning April 21 Experiencing the Psalms

Class- Christian Classics

Monthly discussions of classic books every Christian should read. For seekers and those wanting a deeper understanding of Christianity.

Class -Exploring Religion and Mysticism
  • The 2nd Thursday of every month at 10:00 AM

Expect a different interfaith speaker each month followed by a lively discussion. Exploring Religion & Mysticism is sponsored by the Association of International Women. Meeting via Zoom. Contact Mary Ann at majfad@gmail.com to get the Zoom link.

Class -Learn about the Muslim month of Ramadan with Rima Shahid
  • Sunday
  • 11:00 AM

Rima Shahid is Women4Change’s first executive director. A native Hoosier of Pakistani descent, Shahid previously served as executive director of the Muslim Alliance of Indiana, and prior to that, she lived for more than a decade in the Middle East, where she worked as a trade development officer at the...

Class- The Practice of Islam in America Book Study – A Year of Learning, Connection & Fun
  • 13 Thursdays, Jan 7 – Dec 16, 2021

13 Thursdays, Jan 7 – Dec 16, 2021, 7-8pm, via zoom, registration required, please secure your own book. The Practice of Islam in America, edited by Edward E, Curtis IV, introduces readers to the ways in which Islam is lived in the United States. It takes readers into homes, religious congregations,...

Class-Anxiety as Opportunity (Virtual)
  • Mondays at 6PM through June 7

Christian culture can make us think that we shouldn't feel anxious, or that we're just supposed to "pray it away." This series will present how to take spiritual advantage of your fears and worries. Encounter Jesus through your anxiety with the help of Scripture, physical practices, nature, prayer, and new...

Group - "Caste: The Origins of our Discontents" by Isabel Wilkerson
  • Wednesday
  • 8:30 AM

Discussion of this book begins April 7. Hosted by Sunrise Book Study. Start your day with friends, prayer, light breakfast, and stimulating discussion. Currently meeting via Zoom.

Group - Baby Blanket Ministry

Knit or crochet baby blankets for St. Luke's newborn babies or donate yarn. Details regarding the making of the blankets will be sent to you once you sign up.

Group - Cancer Support
  • Sunday
  • 7:00 PM

Encouraging group of caregivers and patients who give hope and support. Church and community members welcome. This group is currently meeting via Zoom.

Group - Creation Care Ministry
  • The 2nd 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. This group is currently meeting via Zoom.

Group - Friends in Faith
  • The 3rd Saturday of every month at 11:00 AM

Friends in Faith is a monthly interfaith discussion group. The topic for each meeting is selected from a wide variety of social, religious, personal and community issues, and is sent out in advance. Our facilitators are Sarkhan Badirli and Cenk Kandemir from the Turkish Muslim community. To be added to...

Group - Healing Under Grief Support (H.U.G.S)
  • Sunday
  • 2:00 PM

Healing Under Grief Support (H.U.G.S.) offers comfort to those dealing with the loss of a spouse or partner. Fellowship opportunities are offered throughout the month. This group is currently meeting on Zoom.

Group - IN Community Remembrance Coalition (ICRC)

Meets every other Tuesday, April 23, May 6, etc. , 4-5:30pm, contact heavydutycutie@yahoo.com for zoom link. Group is researching the lynching of George Tompkins in Marion County and preparing for a memorial service in 2022 for the 100th anniversary of his death.

Group - Indianapolis Women's Interfaith Group

Join women in the Indianapolis area of different faiths.

Group - 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 meets on the 3rd Tuesday each month....

Group - LGBTQ Ministry

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

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

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

Group - Mindful Community
  • Monday
  • 4:00 PM

No matter what you call it or what form your prayer/meditation practice takes, sitting in silence is transformative. Gather at 4 pm, greet each other, hear a prayer, poem, or writing for reflection, then maintain silence for 20 minutes. Currently meeting via Zoom. Led by Spiritual Director Judy Homer

Group - Racial Justice Group
  • The 1st Sunday of every month at 12:15 PM

The Racial Justice Ministry at St. Luke's actively engages the congregation and staff in actions to dismantle racism within the congregation and in the wider community.

Group - Richard Rohr's On-line Meditation Discussion
  • Thursday
  • 11:45 AM

Every Thursday beginning January 7, 2021, 11:45am-12:30pm, via zoom, registration required. Are you one of the many people who read Richard Rohr every morning? Join Roger Frick to discuss the week's mediations and have 15 minutes of silence together. If you would like to sign-up to receive the daily devotions go...

Group - Social Action
  • First and Third Thursday of Each Month

Expect speakers, conversation, and networking on crucial topics such as redistricting, mass incarceration, voting rights, etc. Meets 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 9-10AM, via Zoom.

Group - 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. Currently meeting via Zoom.

Group- Chronic Pain Support Group
  • The 3rd Monday of every month at 6:30 PM

Support for those suffering from Chronic Pain.

Group- Prayer Shawl Ministry

This group meets weekly to knit or crochet prayer shawls for those who need to be wrapped in prayer. Group is currently meeting remotely. Sign up now, to receive more information!

Group- Single Moms Support
  • Weekly: Wednesdays at 6:15 PM

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. Currently meeting via Zoom.

HOPE Support Group

Support for infant and pregnancy loss.

Military Ministry

The primary goal of our military Ministry is to provide support to veterans and current military members and their families. If you would like to join us or could use support yourself, for more information, contact Bill Meyers at wemeyers53@yahoo.com

Small Group Kurt Schoch Tues. AM Men's
  • Tuesday
  • 7:00 AM

Men's small group. Open to new members! Small Groups launch the week of January 10.

Spring Small Group & Class Interest Form

Missed the Small Group registration window? Need a little help connecting to a class? Fill out this general interest form and someone from the Adult Discipleship Team will be in touch.

Support Group- Care Giver Support Group
  • Monday
  • 7:00 PM

A support group to spiritually and emotionally strengthen and support caregivers. Everyone has an opportunity to speak, contribute and be heard each week.

UMW Mary Magdalene Circle

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

UMW New Life Circle

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.

UMW Projects with a Purpose (Morning)

St. Luke's newest UMW circle working on projects supporting the UMW mission, directly helping women and children. Come for projects and fellowship. Contact Regan Summers for more information. regansummers@hotmail.com

UMW Reading Group

The UMW Reading Group meets monthly. 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 Todd at jtoddosu@aol.com