Series Dates: 

June 4 - August 6, 2017


Join us for our summer series where each Sunday we'll focus on the Holy Spirit and one of the characteristics the Holy Spirit produces in our lives. 
"But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control." Galatians 5:22-23



Rev. Ben Barlow:

Rev. Ben lives in Long Beach, MS with his wife Emily and four young children. He is a Pastor of the First United Methodist Church of Long Beach, MS and graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity. 


For more information or to sign up for one of our Community Groups, please contact Heather Alfonso.


Sundays at 9:45 AM



Collge Small Group

We will kick off the summer with the lesson, Building a Stronger Relationship with God on June 4th!
Place: Upstairs in Heritage Hall
Facilitator: Alissa Draime 

Sundays at 4:00 PM

Noah Built His Ark in the Sunshine by James Moore
How can we have the faith of Noah?  Build it, practice it, study it, share it! 
Place: a home in Pass Christian
Facilitator: Jane Cockrell
Mondays at 7:00 PM
Men's Evening Bible Study
Come enjoy support and camaraderie as we delve deep in to Scripture and apply it to our daily lives.  You are welcome to join at any time.  
Place: Youth Hall (old sanctuary) of the FUMCLB main campus.  
Facilitator: Adam Wood
First Tuesdays from 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthier Life by Rick Warren
God designed your body to be healthy and He provided everything you need to thrive and live an abundant life. Learn about the five essentials that will launch your journey to health: faith, food, fitness, focus, and friends! 
Place: a home in Long Beach
Facilitator: Jenny Gates

Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Currently studying Acts of the Apostles
We will be taking a journey through Acts of the Aposles, rediscovering what was happening with the early church, The Way:  breaking bread together, praying together, praising God together, and caring for each other; then and now.   The story continues to unfold as the gospel is spread and the Holy Spirit moves God's people to do extraordinary acts!
Place: a home in Long Beach
Facilitator: Carolyn Owen
Thursdays at 6:00 PM
The Ephesians Church
We have recently finished Philippians and have decided to continue with Paul's epistles by looking at the Ephesian church.  This will likely be 9 week study. We have been running 8-10 people and have room for a few more. This would be the perfect time to join us as we start a new series.
Weeks 1 and 2: Acts chapters 18-20 looking at the founding of the Ephesian church.
Weeks 3-8: The Book of Ephesians. 
Week 9: Revelation 2- The message to the church at Ephesus.
Facilitator: Marc Massie
Thursdays at 6:00 PM
Study on Revelations
The book of Revelation has a message of encouragement and hope for people in troubling times. In this 6 week small group class, we will study Revelation from the perspective of those Christians who first read it using the resource of "Revelation for Today," by Dr.James Efird professor of New Testament of Duke University. Classes will meet on Thursdays at 6 pm, beginning June 29 th , in the Youth Hall at the Main Campus. Books are $13 each and can be picked up at worship at The Well and Main Campus starting June 18 th . To register, call the church office at 228-863- 9619.
Place: Youth Hall at the Main Campus
Facilitator: Rev. Jon Kaufman