“Building Bridges Too”
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Connect in Worship
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9:30am – 10:30am

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Live Worship Services Sundays @ 9:30am & 11am on Facebook!    
Connect in Learning
Sunday Bible Study
Dive in to Scripture with one of our study classes!
Wednesday Night (Ignite!)
Wednesdays, 6:45pm-8pm:  September through May
Children and Adult Opportunities!
Nursery and K-5th Grade Children’s Fellowship available.  
Weekly Study. Discussion. Relationship.Our study groups provide a safe place for topical discussion and study! Leaders guide our groups so that you can connect with others and grow in faith! 
Connect in Fellowship
Wednesday Night Bistro
Join us September through May on Wednesdays from 5:45pm-6:30pm in the Social Hall for a meal while connecting with others!
Connect in Small Groups
Better Together Small Groups
Connect with each other. Grow in Faith. Do life together!
Groups meet weekly with locations in Great Bridge, Grassfield, Greenbrier, and Hickory.
See all opportunities
United Methodist Women


United Methodist Women 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.


To be a community of women

To know God

To develop a creative and supportive fellowship
To expand concepts of mission


The United Methodist Women meet in small groups known as “Circles” on a monthly schedule at the home of a member, the church, or an outside location. Each Circle is involved in supporting different women’s missions. All women are welcome!
Contact us for information on childcare availability.


Circle of Faith

Meets at 7pm on the 2nd Monday of each month
Circle of Grace
Meets at 6:30pm  for a social gathering followed by a 7pm meeting on the 1st Tuesday of each month
Circle of Love
Meets at 7pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month
Friendship Circle
Meets at 10am on the 1st Monday of each month
Kay Reel Circle
Meets at 10:30am on the 3rd Wednesday of each month
For more information, contact UMW President Gloria Thompson
United Methodist Men
The United Methodist Men are a creative and supportive fellowship of men who seek to know Christ.
Through projects, service, and prayers, the UMM support the total mission of the church.  All men are welcome!
Our mission is to be a generous, loving, & caring community so that we may make an impact in the physical and spiritual lives of others through relationships with one another, and through knowing Jesus Christ.
Partnering with local, national, and international mission organizations, we serve in many ways using the talents of our people. 
Angel Tree
During Advent the community gathers and delivers gifts on behalf of incarcerated parents.
Contact us to learn more about this ministry during Advent!
Autumn Care Bingo
On the second Tuesday of each month the residents of Autumn Care nursing home gather for an evening of Bingo fun.  Our mission team coordinates and assists residents in playing Bingo as well as providing an opportunity to enjoy fellowship with the wider Great Bridge community.

C.A.S.T & N.E.S.T

In each of the homeless ministries, our church opens it’s doors for a week to provide housing, meals, and fellowship to those who are seeking shelter in the cold winter months.  Our mission team prepares food, provides transportation and overnight supervision, and prays alongside our guests
Faith Works
A partnership among seven local churches, Faith Works repairs and improves homes for elderly, disabled, and under-served residents in the Tidewater region.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Crafted by members of the community, this mission opportunity provides shawls to those who have experienced loss, illness or surgery, and for times of praise.  This group meets twice a month to crochet and knit together.
Contact Us
Great Bridge United Methodist  Church
201 Stadium Drive, Chesapeake, VA  23322

Phone: (757) 482-1049 Fax: (757) 482-0432

Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am – 5pm