Connection Points

At Warsaw First UMC, we aim to Connect All People to God's Love and Purpose.  To do this, we are continually looking to provide opportunities in which we can grow as disciples of Jesus.  The following are Connection Points that are open for you to join now!


Fidelity Adult Sunday School Class

Leader: Maureen Mauzy
Meets: Sunday morning at 10:00AM following worship in Basement Classroom
Studies: Bible Study Curriculum
Connection Adult Sunday School
Leader: Richard Balke -
Meets: Sunday 10:15AM weekly at Connection Café
Studies: Bible based studies
Monday Morning Women’s Study
Leader: Kathee Reed -
Meets: 2nd & 4th Monday at 9:30AM in Downtown Parlor
Studies: Bible & Devotional Books
Tuesday 6PM Prayer Group
Leader: Sue Balke -
Meets: Weekly at 6:00PM in Downtown Parlor
Studies: Prayer Group
Tuesday 7:30PM Small Group
Leader: Richard Balke -
Meets: 7:30PM weekly in the Downtown Parlor
Studies: Bible based studies
Wednesday Afternoon Study
Leader: Jan Wilcox -
Meets: Every Wednesday at 1:30PM in the Parlor - Downtown
Studies: The Upper Room Daily Devotional for that day and the related Study Questions
The majority of participants are retired women, but the group is open to anyone!


Men's Zoom Bible Study
Leader: Pastor Brian Smith -
Meets:  Every Thursday at 8:00AM
Studies: Scripture for Sunday worship
Thursday Night Bible Study
Leader: Pastor Brian Smith -
Meets: Every Thursday at 7:00PM by Zoom
Studies: Scripture for Sunday’s worship
Luke & Dave’s Study
Leaders: Luke Becknell & David Heim -
Meets: September 24
Studies: Bible, books, Wired Word, etc.
Stephen’s Ministry Group
Meets: 9:30AM on the 1st & 3rd Thursday each month in Downtown Parlor
Studies: Stephen Ministry
Open to trained Stephen Ministers
Emmaus Reunion Group
Leader: Sue Balke -
Meets: 7:00PM Sunday on the 1st Sunday if the month in Downtown Parlor
Studies: Spiritual enrichment
Open to those who have completed Walk to Emmaus

Music Ministry
Adults and youth are involved in our music ministry at both campuses.  You can join our Sanctuary Choir or Bell Choir with ministry at our Downtown Campus or our Praise Team with ministry at our Connection Campus.  Contact Brian Brauchla at

First Families Ministry
We are currently hosting our First Families program where we have classes for Babies/Toddlers, Elementary Age Students, Youth Group, and our Parents/Adults after the 9 A.M. Downtown service.  This is each Sunday from 10 A.M. until 10:45 A.M.  If you have any questions, please reach out to!

Interested in starting your own Connection Point?  Reach out to Pastor Stacy at for details or support in doing so!