First United Methodist Church Westfield

Adult Faith Development


FUMC offers classes and Bible studies on Sundays at 9 AM, as well as small groups and activities to assist adults in their faith development. Click here to view and sign up for bible studies or small groups! For more information on any of these activities, please contact


January Faith Development

Join us Sunday mornings in January at 9 AM in the Fellowship Room where we will go deeper into practical ways of being a welcoming and hospitable congregation. Come learn how to create a more just world where everyone can thrive.

  • Jan. 4th –  What is Culture?  A guided conversation regarding your personal culture and our congregational culture. 
  • Jan. 13th – A deeper look into creating a welcoming culture 
  • Jan. 20th – Dean Pratt – Understanding Other Faiths – A look at Judaism & Islam 
  • Jan. 27th – Special guest: Rev Dr Amy Jones – Family Promise.  

Coming up in February: Christianity in America


Prayer Groups

The Women’s Prayer Group meets on Sunday mornings after worship. For more information contact Connie Palmer at

The Men’s Prayer Group meets on Tuesday evenings from 8 to 9 PM at the church in room 218 and also virtual via web conferencing so you can participate wherever you are!  Come ready to share, help each other and make new friends!  This group is led by Dean Pratt and Brian Mulvey.  

Do you want to feel more connected, spiritual, thankful, supported? Please indicate your interest in a prayer group! They can meet according to your schedule, at church or in homes. Click here to sign up!


Prayer Shawl Ministry

The Prayer Shawl Group meets on Wednesdays at 12 PM in the Fellowship Room to create Prayer Shawls (crochet and knit) for the congregation and community. We’d love to have you join us!