Adult Sunday School

There are currently eight adult Sunday School classes ready to welcome you: FISH, HOPE, JOY, Mildred Floyd, Belin, Sanctuary, Young Adults, and Singles. 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. Questions about adult Sunday School may be directed to Jane Sparks, Director of Programs, (

FISH (Faithful In Serving Him) consists of participants ranging in age from 30+ years old. A variety of studies aim 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 Family Life Center room #13.

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 Family Life Center room #2.

JOY (Jesus, Others, Yourself) has rotating facilitators who lead the class in the lesson and 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 the world. Class is held in Family Life Center room #3.

The Mildred Floyd Class currently utilizes the Uniform Series International Bible Lessons as their main text and is primarily attended by those most senior in their Bible study experience. Class is held in Family Learning Center 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. This class 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 Family Learning Center room #4.

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

Young Adult Sunday School Class: this young and enthusiastic class meets in room #12 of the Family Life Center. This class is offered for participants in college through 30-year-olds. It periodically meets off campus to enjoy a small group setting for Bible study and discussion.

The Belin Singles Class: this class welcomes all adult singles of any age. They are currently meeting in the Children's Education Building in room #3. A variety of studies are aimed at growth in a personal relationship with God.

Belin Growth Groups

These small group gatherings meet seasonally to promote fellowship, study and prayer, and focus on upcoming worship series.
For more information or to participate, please email

Click HERE for list of Growth Groups, facilitators and hosts.

Belin 101

Belin 101, a five-week course offered twice a year, is designed for new members, prospective members, or any adults who want to know more about Methodism and opportunities for involvement at Belin Memorial. Watch the Inlet View e-news for announcements of upcoming classes.

Women’s Bible Studies

Various studies for women are offered periodically at Belin Memorial. Dates and times will be announced in the weekly Inlet View e-news. For more information, contact Jane Sparks (, 843.357.5185).

Bereavement Support Group

For anyone grieving or facing the loss of a loved one, this group offers the opportunity to learn about the grief process and about expressing feelings of grief. The group is led by Ellna Silver, who has worked in the hospice field for many years and has had personal experiences with death and dying which led her to want to help others dealing with loss.

This support group meets in the Family Life Center the second Wednesday of each month at 11 AM.

55+ Singles Group

The 55+ Singles group at Belin Memorial plans periodic outings which are announced in the Inlet View e-news. Join us for some fun and fellowship!