Short-Term Classes

Following are open short-term adult classes going on now or starting soon. For more information about any of these groups, please contact Pastor Jessica Richard.


Involvement 101
Wednesdays, October 30, November 6, 13 & 20, 6:15-7:45
Are you ready for a deeper relationship with God? Do you want to find ways to get connected at Platte Woods UMC and discover the spiritual gifts God has given you? Contact Pastor Jessica Richard for questions


Visit our Women’s Studies page for upcoming studies and events.

Small Groups

Our small groups meet regularly to worship, learn, connect and serve together. If you are looking for a group to support you in prayer, explore the Bible, and share life then this is a great place to start. Following are just a few of the small groups available, and various groups meet at several different times and locations, so contact Pastor Jessica Richard for more information and to get connected.


Right Now
Sundays, 11:00 a.m.
Weekly gatherings designed to meet you where you are, right now. This class will get you connected to our community through open conversation, devotion, prayer and service. Drop in anytime.


Friday Morning Moms’ Group
Fridays, 9:00-11:00 a.m.
The Moms’ Group is open to all moms! We are a Bible study, prayer and support group. Free childcare is provided with advance registration. The group meets when the Park Hill School District is in session. This fall, the group is studying the book “Breathe, Mama, Breathe: 5-Minute Mindfulness for Busy Moms” by Shonda Moralis. Learn more about the book at their website.


Friday Morning Men’s Group
Fridays, 7:00 a.m.
All men are invited to join the Friday Morning Men’s Group, where you’ll find thoughtful discussion and a warm welcome. The group meets in the downstairs cafe. The main church doors are still locked at 7 a.m., so please park and enter from the downstairs SE parking lot & door.


Adult Sunday Morning Classes
We have a number of established Sunday morning classes that meet each week at PWUMC. Visit our Adult Sunday Morning Classes page for more information.

Care Ministry Groups

The PWUMC Care Ministry provides groups and classes in a variety of spiritual and emotional health areas. Current open groups include:


RightNow Media

PWUMC offers its members access to RightNow Media, an online faith-based video library. Learn more …

Group Leaders

A variety of resources are available to our group leaders: please go to our Group Leader Resource Page.

Leading People to Follow Jesus.


WEEKLY WORSHIP Saturdays at 5 pm Sundays at 9:30 and 11:00 am