Lenten Study

"Restored - Finding Redemption in Our Mess" by Tom Berlin begins Wednesday, March 8, 6 PM for five weeks. Pastor Walter Cantwell will lead us on this journey from brokenness to redemption and restoration through Jesus. Childcare will be provided.

For more information or to register, contact Jane Sparks, 843.357.5185

Adult Sunday School

There are currently eight adult Sunday School classes ready to welcome you: FISH, HOPE, Harvest, JOY, Mildred Floyd, Belin, Sanctuary, and Young Adults. All adult classes meet from 10 AM-10:45 AM in the Family Life Center (FLC), except for the Sanctuary class which meets in the Crying Room of the sanctuary and the Harvest class which meets in the main office building.

FISH (Faithful In Serving Him) consists of participants ranging in age from 30+ years old. A variety of studies used aims at growing strength through God’s word.  Lessons are structured to make it easy to participate even if you cannot make it to class every week. Class is held in FLC room #13 (parlor).

HOPE (He Is Our Peace Everlasting) consists of adults at every age and stage in their life. It is an informal setting with a group discussion format. Led by three rotating facilitators, HOPE is very active in church activities. Class is held in FLC room #2.

JOY (Jesus, Others, Yourself) has rotating facilitators who lead the class in the lesson and in discussion. The class enjoys fellowship and learning God's word with an emphasis on life application. JOY is active in and supports missions within the church, the community, and internationally. Class is held in FLC room #3.

The Mildred Floyd Class currently utilizes the uniform International Bible Study series as their main text and is primarily attended by those most senior in their Bible study experience. Class is held in FLC room #5.

Belin Sunday School Class has two rotating teachers who are retired Methodist ministers. Each brings a unique style and insight to the lesson because of their varied life experiences. Belin uses the Uniform Series International Bible lessons for a starting point each week. This series uses a three-year cycle to help students learn the story of salvation from the Old and New Testaments. This class enjoys good food and fellowship with dinners out together about three times a year: fall, Christmas, and spring. Class is held in FLC room #4.

The Sanctuary Class, welcoming all adult ages, utilizes the Uniform Series International Bible study. This class is held in the Crying Room located in the narthex of the sanctuary.

Young Adult Sunday School Class: this young and enthusiastic class meets in room #12 of the FLC. This class is offered for participants in college through thirty year-olds. It periodically meets off campus to enjoy a small group setting for Bible study and discussion.


Belin 101

Belin 101 is a five-week course offered twice a year and is designed for new members, prospective members, or any adults who want to know more about Methodism and opportunities for involvement at Belin Memorial.

The next Belin 101 class takes place at 10 AM on Sundays, April 23 - May 21, 2017. All are welcome!


Alpha Study

Alpha is an opportunity to explore life and the Christian faith in a friendly, open, and informal environment. No pressure, no follow up, no charge! Alpha runs in churches, bars, coffee shops, and homes all over the world. The New York Times says Alpha Study is "A novel approach to Christian education that has been catching on nationwide."

Alpha Study begins at Belin Memorial after the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner on February 28 at 6 PM. Subsequent meetings will take place at 5:30 PM, March 7 - May 23. Childcare will be provided.

For more information or to register, contact Jane Sparks, 843.357.5185


Women's Bible Studies

Various studies for women are offered periodically at Belin Memorial for women of the church and community.  Dates and times will be announced on this website and in the weekly Inlet View E-News. Here is a peak at current and upcoming studies:

  • "Lazarus Awakening" study by Joanna Weaver is now in progress Become a wide awake believer as God intends us to be.
  • "Spiritual Growth" is a new small group for women emphasizing spiritual growth through Bible study, missions, and fellowship. The group will meet at 9 AM on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month.
  • "The Easter Experience" is a unique, DVD driven study that brings the passion and resurrection of Jesus to life through dramatic storytelling and challenging teaching in a cinematic style. Paint yourself into the story, now in progress.

Men's Prayer Group

All men are welcome to this Wednesday morning prayer group at 7:45 AM in the Family Life Center.


55+ Singles Group

The 55+ Singles group at Belin Memorial has some outings planned . . . join us for some fun and fellowship!
         - Swamp Fox Theater Matinee on March 26 at 2 PM in Georgetown. Contact Stan Pulver: 843.215.7546.