Spring

 

Sunday Evenings

Preschool, Children and Students

Praise Kids—(ages 3-4) Preschoolers make a joyful noise as they learn basic concepts of movement and music. (must be 3 yrs by Sept. 1) - Sundays starting Jan 12, 4:45–5:45 pm, LC 1st floor

Chorus Kids(Grades K-5) This is a great place for children to learn to sing and worship God through a variety of musical experiences.  - Sundays starting Jan 12, 4:45–5:45 pm, LC 2nd floor

Bible Blast—Kids (grades K–3) come together for Bible skills, drills and thrills! They will learn the books of the Bible, verses, key passages, Bible history and life application. - Sundays starting Jan 12, 6–7 pm, LC 2nd floor

Bible DrillAn amazing discipleship class for pre-teens (grades 4–5) that will help hide God’s Word in their heart! - Sundays starting Jan 12, 6–7 pm, LC 2nd floor

Handbellslearn to praise God through music

  • Children's Handbells (grades 2-5)  - Sundays starting Jan 12, 4-4:45 pm, EB 223-225
  • Carillon Ringers (intermediate students handbells)  - Sundays starting Jan 26, 4-5 pm, EB 226
  • Alleluia Ringers (high school handbells)  - Sundays starting Jan 12, 4-5 pm, EB 227

SHOUT ChoirIntermediate students prepare to sing in Sunday worship.  - Sundays starting Jan 12, 5 pm, EB 228

Highlight ChoirHigh school students prepare to sing in Sunday worship. - Sundays starting Jan 12, 5 pm, Choir Room

{crave}A student gathering (grades 6–8) with fellowship, Bible study, games and mission activities. It’s such an amazing experience, you’ll crave more! - Sundays starting Jan 26, 6–7 pm, LC 3rd floor

MergeA group for high school students that includes discussions of spiritual truths and a special event on the third Sunday of the month. - Sundays starting Jan 26, 6–7 pm, LC 3rd floor

Adult Groups and Classes

Adult Beginner Handbell Class—Come and join our team! If you can read music you can learn to ring bells. Contact Lou Ann Bussey ( ) for more information.  - Sundays starting Jan 26, 5:15 pm, EB 227

The Belonging is a new Sunday evening worship service opportunity at UBC. The goal is to create a space on Sunday evenings to come, worship, and build a community that might not be possible for some people to do on Sunday mornings.  - Sundays, 5-6 pm, Chapel

May the Words Prayer Group—Join us for an informal time of prayer as we give praise to God, pray for revival, renewal and repentance, and that God will work in UBC’s family to grow our faith. For questions, contact Carol Harlan at . - Sundays starting Jan 26, 6–7 pm, EB 101

Monday

Right at Home Moms Spring Bible StudyDr. Tim Kimmel, founder of Family Matters ministries, offers a refreshing new look at parenting. Rejecting rigid rules and checklists that don't work, Dr. Kimmel recommends a parenting style that mirrors God's love, reflects His forgiveness, and displaces fear as a motivator for behavior. As we embrace the grace God offers, we begin to give it-creating a solid foundation for growing morally strong and spiritually motivated children. Kingdom Care (childcare) is limited and available by reservation only. Free for new members; $60 for returning members.  - Mondays, Jan 13-April 20, 9:30 am-11:45am, 3rd floor

Tuesday 

Matthew: Part 2 Establishing the Kingdom of God on Earth by Jen Wilken—This 11-week curriculum goes along with our Matthew: Part 1 study from last fall. It will help you walk through the latter 15 chapters of the Gospel of Matthew, which cover the rejection of the Messiah to His resurrection. You’ll learn about how Jesus is the fulfillment of God’s promises to His people and how He came to establish God’s kingdom on earth. Cost $15. Led by Kathy Bailey. - Tuesday mornings starting Jan 14, 10 am–12 pm, EB 226

Wednesday

Financial Peace University—Dave Ramsey offers practical help enabling families to pay off debt, save for the future, give something away, and find real peace. Cost $100. Click here to learn more and to sign-up. -Wednesdays starting Jan 8, 6 pm, EB 206

Pastor's Bible Study—This study will be co-taught by Senior Pastor Dr. Steve Laufer and Pastor of Adult Ministries Dr. Garet Robinson.- Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 6–7 pm, Chapel

Mission Friends—Preschoolers (age 4 by Sept 1) are invited to learn about missionaries who are serving around the world and participate in hands-on mission service projects here at home. - Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 6–7 pm, LC 145

Girls In ActionGirls (grades K–5) learn what missionaries do, learn about people around the world, and discover active ways to help people. - Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 6–7:15 pm, LC 2nd floor

Royal AmbassadorsBoys (grades K–5) learn about UBC missions involvement, as well as missionaries and their work throughout the world. Special focus is given to important virtues such as loyalty, teamwork and responsibility. - Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 6–7:30 pm, LC 3rd floor

ChoirUBC’s Sanctuary Choir, made up of both church members and non-members, leads Sunday’s congregation in the traditional worship service by providing inspirational congregational singing and meaningful music. - Wednesdays, 6:30-8 pm, Choir Room

OrchestraThe UBC Orchestra is made up of both church members and nonmembers. It is a group dedicated to being a part of the worship ministry in the traditional worship service at UBC. - Wednesdays, 7:15-8:30 pm, Worship Center

Wednesday Night Fellowship MealJoin us during the fall as we serve our weekly Wednesday night meal. Cost for adults is $6, $3 for children under age 10. Please visit the ubc.org/calendar to see what’s on the menu. - Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 5–6 pm, Fellowship Hall

Wednesday Evening Bible Study (women)In His sweeping depiction of kingdom citizenship, Jesus utters some of the most familiar passages in all of Scripture. Most of us have only encountered the Sermon on the Mount in fragments, considering its subdivisions as complete teachings in their own right - a study on blessedness, a reflection on the Lord's Prayer, a meditation on lilies of the field. - Wednesdays starting Jan 15, 6–8 pm, EB 206

Soul Care TrainingJoin Dr. Richard Cozart and Charlene Wolfe as they lead two five-week classes on understanding and treating common counseling problems from a Biblical perspective. Topics include overcoming worry, enduring trials, healing shame, dealing with anger, and much more. The cost of the class is $25 for each five-week session. If you have questions, please contact To register, visit ubc.org/soul. - Wednesdays, Jan 22-Feb 19, 3-4:30 pm, EB 226

Thursday

MOMSnext—We believe in the simple but revolutionary idea that remarkable things happen when moms come together, face to face. That's why we rally women to come together in their own neighborhoods and help each other through this thing called motherhood, one gathering at a time. Designed for moms with older kids who seek connection and community. For more info/registration click here. -1st and 3rd Thursday of each month beginning Jan 16, 9:15-11:45 am, EB 202

GriefShareIf you have lost a spouse, child, family member, or friend, GriefShare can help provide supportive people who understand the deep hurt of loss. - Thursdays starting February 13, 6:30–8 pm, EB 211