Adult Groups

The following are a variety of opportunities for adults to build life-giving relationships with God and with each other.

Be sure to check out the musical opportunities on our Music Groups page!

Contact the church office, [email protected] with your interest!

Vista Ridge UMC small groups


Laura and Barry Sykes (leaders)
Tuesdays · 7 p.m. · Home of Laura and Barry Sykes

This home-based group of mixed-age adults meets weekly in western Flower Mound for a variety of studies focusing on spiritual disciplines. Participants enjoy video-based studies and decide on future studies as a group.

Christian Dedication

Philip Jones (leader)
Sundays · 9:45 a.m. · Room 123

This Bible study group looks through the eyes of John Wesley, taking scripture and discussing real-life application of what is read in the Word. The group uses a quarterly Bible study from Cokesbury.

Classic Women

Nancy Kenyon (coordinator)
Second Saturdays · 10 a.m. · Fellowship Hall

This group of women age 50 and older celebrate and support each other through Christian fellowship, local mission projects and fun. Every January, a new calendar is set and local mission projects are selected. Activities include guest speakers, special luncheons during the year, local mission projects, and visits to places of interest to the group.


Morgan Hutto (coordinator)
Sundays · 9:45 a.m. · Fellowship Hall

Gen XYZ meets the second and fourth Tuesday evenings for small group study and outings. The program begins at 6:30 p.m.; however, some gather with their dinner at 6 p.m. The group is open to those in their 20s-40s, with or without children.

HeartPaths Spiritual Program

Brian Hardesty-Crouch (leader)
Mondays · 12:30 p.m. · Portable 4

HeartPaths DFW is a nine-month program at Vista Ridge UMC for those who want to deepen their spiritual direction and spiritual leadership. HeartPaths welcomes those who desire a growing closeness with God in daily life through prayer. VRUMC is one of four DFW locations. For more information or to complete an application, visit

Into the Word

Jackie Lamb (leader)
Sundays · 9:45 a.m. · Room 121

This inter-generational class focuses on a book from the Bible and discusses its meaning both within the biblical context and in contemporary life. There is no advance preparation, as participants read the scripture together, followed by the asking of questions and listening to each others’ comments and interpretations.

Men’s Softball Team

Scott King and Jay Young (coordinators)
Friday Evenings · Gerault Park Softball Complex

The team plays Friday evenings in Flower Mound. For ages 16 and older. Contact Scott King at [email protected] or Jay Young at [email protected] to participate.

Pit Stop

Heather Garrison, Stephen Greenwade, Barbara Sepdham (leaders)
Sundays · 9:45 a.m. · Wesley Hall South

This group meets Sunday mornings to discuss issues for Christian development. Participants enjoy video-based studies that apply Christian scripture to real life.

Sisters in Christ

Barbara Sepdham (leader)
Wednesdays · 9:30 a.m. · Fellowship Hall

This mid-week women’s group studies a variety of topics and books. Afterward, they enjoy lunch and fellowship at a local restaurant.

Women’s Fellowship Social

Nikki Monkman-Lou (coordinator)
Bi-monthly · Times and Locations Vary

The women of the church meet every other month for a social event, which has included crafts, eating out, painting, journaling, cake decorating, tea and chocolate tasting, and bunco. Indicate your interest to receive email notices about future gatherings.

Word of God Bible Study

Barbara Sepdham (leader)
Fridays · 8 a.m. · Market Street

This small group chooses a word from scripture and looks at both Old and New Testament usages. Interested persons can email Barbara Sepdham at [email protected] for a list of the scriptures. The only thing needed is your favorite Bible, as the group loves to hear different translations.