SMALL GROUPS

What you have learned and received and heard and seen in me -
practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you. Phillipians 4:9

Learning is growing.  Absorbing new information, evaluating a different perspective and assessing what you believe.  Here are a number of small group options and learning resources available for you.  Come join us!All groups welcome new participants.
Hong Book & Bible Study
  • Meeting Thursday evenings at 6:00pm-7:30pm via Zoom for study and discussion on 
  • Currently studying First Corinthians by Jaime Clark-Soles.  
  • Open for new members
Faith Journey
  • Meeting Thursday evenings from 7:00pm-9:00pm via Zoom
  • Currently studying Revelation by N.T. Wright 
  • Group on hiatus for September but resumes again on October 6th
  • Open for new members

Women of Faith
  • Meeting Wednesday mornings starting our conversations at 9:30am and study from 10:00am-11:30am via Zoom 
  • For August, we are meeting in person at Five07 Coffee Bar at 2036 E. Avenida de los Arboles in Thousand Oaks
  • September 7th through November 16th we will study Giving God Your Future by Thelma Wells.
  • We pray for each other and the world while studying scripture based books.
  • Open for new members
Anti-Racism Group 
  • Join us every other Sunday from 7:00pm-8:00pm,  Meeting on 8/21/22 and 9/21/22 due to Labor Day holiday.
  • We study books and videos that relate to current events and explore how we can positively engage in our community.
  • Currently studying The 1619 Project by Nikole Hannah-Jones
  • Open for new members

Monday Prayer Group 
  • Join us Monday from 11:00 am to Noon for a focused time of prayer
  • We pray for named people, the community and the world.
  • Open for new members

United Methodist Women is now United Women in Faith


United Women in Faith shall be a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church    

Turning faith, hope and love into action on behalf of women, children and youth around the world.

Programs and activities are designed to provide opportunities to grow spiritually, equip women to be leaders, provide transformative educational experience, and work for justice through service and advocacy.

Reading List

Our annual Summer Reading list is a great source  of information.  Haven't read anything stimulating lately.?
Click below to review the list.

United Women in Faith website

The national United Women in Faith website is a terrific resource for articles, podcasts, videos and webinars that you can enjoy and participate in.  Come take a look by clicking below.

California Pacific Conference United Methodist Women website

Terrific resources

UMCTO UMW Circles

We have a long history of regular United Methodist Women circle meetings - with 5 or 6 different small group meeting times for women to gather and discuss.  Since the onset of Covid, these have been paused.  But look for them to reform for regular meetings soon.