Adult Ministries

Summer Reading Group

The Same Sky: A Novel by Amanda Eyre Ward
Tuesday, July 30, 10:00 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. in the Youth Center
A beautiful and heartrending novel about motherhood, resilience, and faith—a ripped-from-the-headlines story of two families on both sides of the American border.
Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others by Barbara Brown Taylor
Monday, August 19, 7:00 p.m. or Tuesday, August 20, 10:00 a.m. in the Youth Center
The renowned and beloved New York Times bestselling author of An Altar in the World and Learning to Walk in the Dark recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places while teaching the world’s religions to undergraduates in rural Georgia, revealing how God delights in confounding our expectations.

Adult Fellowship

On the second Thursday of each month, our senior adults gather together for a meal and either a presentation or an outing. Come fellowship with us in these activities. For more information on upcoming events, contact the church office.

NOTE: Benson Memorial’s Adult Fellowship group is taking a summer break. lts next meeting will be at 11:30 AM on Thursday, September 12. For more information, please contact Tom Loy at or Ashton Medina at

United Methodist Women

Our UMW group is open to all women and meets in the Conference Room at 1:00pm on the 4th Monday of every month (except December). We listen to presentations and take part in projects that enhance the quality of life for women and children.

Women's Retreat

Our annual women's retreat happens every April. This is always a special weekend for Benson Memorial's women and their friends. For more information, email retreat organizer Pat Lee.