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At BUMC, Christian education is a priority and part of our culture. We encourage those called to the ministry of education and find  opportunities for them through a variety of classes offered each year.

We provide a loving community and church family where you can explore your faith and ask your questions.

You are welcome here

Special Events

  • Children’s Christmas Program
  • Lenten Drama Offering for Ash Wednesday
  • Easter Celebration
  • Vacation Bible School
  • Trunk or Treat
  • Parents Night Out
  • Musical Opportunities in Youth Choirs

Adult Bible Studies

Adult classes are held on Sunday mornings as well as at other times.  The two Sunday morning classes meet  between the services from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the education wing.

Adult Class meets in the Conference Room with rotating leaders. They use the Adult Bible Studies by Uniform Series designed to help adults understand the meaning and authority of the Bible for Christian life.

Adult Men’s Study Series meets in the Alternate Classroom. This class uses various resources to study the Bible in engaging ways.

Sunday School for Children

Children up through 5th Grade start out with their family in the worship service.  Following the Children’s Sermon, they are invited to attend Sunday school for the remainder of the service in our education wing. Two Sunday’s per month, we have a special Children’s Sing-a-Long at 10 AM.

Nursery care is available for children 6 weeks to 3 years from 8:15 to 12:30 every Sunday.

Read more about our Children’s Ministries.

Nursery for Infants and Toddlers

Your infants & toddlers through three years old are welcome in our nursery where staff attendants will care and provide educational materials for your child while you participate in either our 8:30 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. services. Our nursery is open from 8:15 a.m. until 12:15 p.m.

Fellowship, service projects, retreats, group meetings, and other adventures are planned throughout the year.  In the spring and the fall, meetings are on Wednesday’s from 6 PM to 7:30 and serve to re-charge the youth mid-week with worship, friends, fun, and FOOD.  Drop in.

Youth also participate in the Salkehatchie Summer Service, a pioneering servant ministry which upgrades housing and helps people to help themselves.  This week-long mission camp takes place at various sites in South Carolina.

Read more about our Youth Ministry.