Ministries/Small Groups

The Well offers many groups that everyone can participate in, including weekly, once-a-month or series groups for a specific topic. Scroll down to find a small group that works with your schedule and interests! 

Ministries/Small Groups

If you are interested in a small group – email the group leader.

Adult Bible Class

We are the Adult Bible Class. We enjoy the study of the Scriptures, and we have open, informal discussions of the effects of scriptures in our lives. We meet Sundays from 10:15-11:15 AM in the Conference Room. All are welcome! Contact Dave Kitchel at dave.kitchel@gmail.com for more information.

Group Leader: Dave Kitchel
Location:
Sunday
10:15-11:15am
 

Basketball

This informal group meets for recreational basketball and fellowship. Meets Saturday mornings at 8-10:00 AM in the FLC. Contact Neal Snesrud at nsconstruction@frontier.com for info.

Group Leader: Neal Snesrud
Location:
Saturday
8:00 AM
 

Card-making Small Group

Explore your creative side! Make 3-4 greeting cards and enjoy good conversation. Demonstrations are given for those new to this craft. Meets the 4th Monday of the month at 7:00pm except for December (no meeting.) Leader: Pat Roberts, rrrr@charter.net

Group Leader: Patricia Roberts
Location:
4th Monday
7:00 PM
 

Disciple

Disciple is an in-depth study of the Bible. This group meets once a week for a few hours. Contact Jim Dibley at jimdibleymn@gmail.com if interested!

Group Leader: Jim Dibley
Location:
Monday
6:30 PM
 

Faith in Education

Meeting the last Monday of each month from September-May at 1:00pm at The Well, this adult small group is for anyone who works in education: teachers, paraprofessionals, therapists, bus drivers, admin, food service, etc. Group focus: This group shares a devotional time, fellowship, and service projects for God's Discovery Kids preschool. Contact Dawn Dibley, dibley.dawn@gmail.com, for more information.

Group Leader: Dawn Dibley
Location:
4th Monday
1:00 PM
 

Fireside Book Club

Book discussion. Meets at 6:30pm on the 1st Tuesday of each month at The Well. Leader Sherrie Holck, sholck@frontiernet.net

Group Leader: Sherol Holck
Location: The Well UMC
First Tuesday of Every Month
6:30 PM
 

Friday Morning Men's Bible Study

Join a great group of men each Friday morning from 8:30 to 10:00 AM at Ecumen (Seasons) in Apple Valley. There are wonderful discussions and sharing of life experiences by those attending. All are welcome! Coffee served, breakfast ($-charge)

Group Leader: Mark Moffitt
Location: Offsite
Friday
8:30 - 9:30 AM
 

GET IT! (Guy's Evening Thing)

GET IT! is a group of men that takes Bible study seriously, but ourselves not so seriously. We have fellowship, fun, and Bible study from 7:30-9:00 PM on Wednesday nights and we always have a seat open just for you. Come when you can, leave when you must. In between, we look forward to spending time together. Leaders: Ron Long, mnlongs@frontiernet.net and Larry Greaves, lag@glats.com

Group Leader: Ronald Long
Location:
Wednesday
7:30 PM
 

MUSIC: Chancel Bells

Would you like to learn a new skill? Bell ringing is a challenging and rewarding activity. Become part of a group of friends while starting a life-long learning experience, maintaining a traditional skill, and contributing to worship. Chancel Bells provides music at the 9:00 am Traditional worship service at the Rosemount campus. Rehearsals on Thursdays at 7 pm at Rosemount.

Group Leader: Emily Feld
Location:
Thursday
7:00 PM
 

MUSIC: Chancel Choir

Come join the choir! This fall, the Chancel Choir begins a new season of music ministry and would love for you to join them. Rehearsals on Wednesdays at 7pm. All past and new singers (high school and up) are welcome to be a part of this choral experience. Singing weekly at the 9:00 am service, the choir brings a variety of musical styles into worship. Please consider joining this small group ministry and family called Chancel Choir!

Group Leader: Emily Feld
Location:
Wednesday
7:00 PM
 

MUSIC: Rejoice Worship Team

The Rejoice Worship Team sings at the Sunday 10:30 am Modern worship service at the Rosemount campus. Accompanied by a band, this group leads worship with upbeat, motivational music. Practice is on Wednesdays, 7-8:30 pm in the Family Life Center at the Rosemount campus.

Group Leader: Ed DuBose
Location:
Wednesday
7:00 PM
 

Mobility Worldwide

This group fabricates and assembles metal and wood parts to construct a "Mobility Cart" for physically challenged people around the world. Shop hours: Tuesday & Thursday 10:00am-2:00pm. Located at 2112 Broadway Street NE in Minneapolis. Car pools are available, contact Mark for carpool information. Leader: Mark Moffitt, bizmark8@comcast.net

Group Leader: Mark Moffitt
Location:
Varies
 

Open Hearts & Minds

This women's group uses sermon topics and books to engage in discussion. We look forward to welcoming new members!

Group Leader: Lori Maser
Location:
Every Other Sunday
11:30 AM
 

Pickleball

Pickleball meets on Wednesday evenings, 6:30-8:00 PM. No need to sign up, just come and bring your A-game...or B or C or D!! Just come and join in the pickleball fun and fellowship! Contact Kevin Hubbard at khubbard@thewellmn.church for more information.

Group Leader: Kevin Hubbard
Location:
Wednesday
6:30 PM
 

Piecemakers Quilting Group

The Piecemakers meet every Wednesday at 9:00 AM in the Fellowship Hall to make quilts, enjoy fellowship and food, engage in prayer and support. No quilting experience necessary! Coffee, treats, and fellowship at 10:30 AM. Leader: DeeAnn Reihsen, deereihsen@charter.net

Group Leader: DeeAnn Reihsen
Location:
Wednesday
9:00 AM
 

Prayer Shawl

This group knits or crochets prayer shawls to give to those needing an extra loving touch. Meets 1st Thursday of the month at 7:00pm at the Rosemount campus. Leader: Bonnie Student, studentfamily@netscape.net

Group Leader: Bonnie Student
Location:
First Thursday of Every Month
7:00 PM
 

Rosemount Readers

This monthly group meets for fellowship and to discuss a variety of books from a cross-section of genres. Check the monthly newsletter for the current book. Meets the 4th Monday of each month at 5:30 pm at The Well, varies in May and December.

Group Leader: Linda Rock
Location:
4th Monday
5:30 PM
 

Run UMC & Well Walkers

RunUMC & Well Walkers meet most Sunday afternoons at 2:30 pm for a 3 mile run/30 minute walk. Join in on fitness, fresh air and fellowship. For the latest information, "LIKE" the RunUMC Facebook page. To get updates through email, contact the group leader, Dawn Dibley, dibley.dawn@gmail.com

Group Leader: Dawn Dibley
Location:
Sunday
 

Simpson Shelter

Once a month, volunteers from The Well prepare and serve a meal for the Simpson Shelter in Minneapolis. The mission of Simpson Housing Services is to house, support, and advocate for people experiencing homelessness. Cooking takes place at The Well beginning at 9:00 AM. Serving volunteers meet at the church at 4:30 PM to load food and carpool to the shelter. Signup sheets are located on the Get Involved table in the narthex! For more info, contact Rich Wirt at wirtless@charter.net.

Group Leader: Rich Wirt
Location:
Varies
 

Sunday Night Small Group

This is a great group to join to meet new people! Sunday evenings at 6 pm in Rosemount, Room D120. Leaders: Sherrie Holck, sholck@frontiernet.net Linda and John Shirley, lindashirley@me.com

Group Leader: Sherol Holck
Location:
Sunday
6:00 PM
 

Trustee's

Group Leader: David Osborn
Location: The Well UMC
Varies
5:30 PM
 

Tuesday Men's Thing (TMT)

Get your day off to a good start. This men's group meets for fellowship and discussion on Tuesday mornings from 6:30-7:30am via zoom. Leaders: Tom Montgomery, tlmontgomery@frontiernet.net and Troy McCorkell, troymc@frontiernet.net

Group Leader: Tom Montgomery
Location:
Tuesday
6:30 AM
 

Welcome to The Well

Welcome to The Well is a small group designed to meet new people and get to know the purpose and values of The Well. Engage in presentations, meet new members, and bring friends curious about our church's mission. Check the newsletter for the next meeting!

Group Leader: Jim Dibley
Location:
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:30 PM
 

If you would like to start your own small group, email ejirele@thewellmn.church to get started!