Small Groups & Classes


  • United Methodist women

    This is a community of women gathered in a supportive, creative fellowship to expand the concepts of Mission through participation in the global ministries of the church. Please contact Pat Bath at 541 479-7890 for more information.


  • Walking Group

    This group meets every Thursday at 9am for exercise and fellowship. Please contact Pat Bath to join us.  (541) 479-7890 or (541) 226-7128 if last minute. Thursday May 3rd location: meet at church parking lot on 7th & B.

  • Men's bible breakfast

    This group of men meets in Fellowship Hall every Wednesday at 7am to share breakfast and read from the Bible. 

  • Prime Timers

    This social group of folks in their middle to retirement years enjoys a variety of activities such as plays, picnics and potlucks. Please contact Dee Taylor at 541 479-3844 for more information.


  • Music

    There is a variety of ways to get involved with the musical life of Newman, from handbells to the choir to the praise band. If you would like to know more, contact Doug Bowes, Music Director at 541 779-4316.


  • progressive Christian study group

    This group is currently studing Living the Questions, a course of study which examines the ideas of many modern scholar theologians, including Marcus Borg and Bishop John Spong. It meets Tuesdays, 10:00 to 11:30AM in the church library. Contact Babs Eggleston at 541 476-7556 with any questions.