United Methodist Men
Who We Are

A creative and supportive fellowship of men who seek to know Christ. To live our lives so that we help lead other men to a closer relationship with Christ, so that no one misses out on the Grace of God. The UMM support the total mission of the church through individual and group bible study, projects, service, and prayers.

UMM also teach adult and children Sunday school, participate in youth and adult mission projects, chancel choir, Master’s Men chorus, and children’s musicals, and help with meals set up and clean up, ushering and greeting.

Fellowship

Cars-N-Coffee

3rd Saturday of the Month (May-October)

Antique, and unique cars and their owners gather to talk and share their passion in the GBUMC parking lot. The largest recent event included 40+ automotive feasts for the eyes, great fellowship and of course, coffee, and snacks.

Monthly Breakfast

3rd Sunday of the Month

6:45 am in the Social Hall

Join us for breakfast, fellowship, and to explore local opportunities to advance God’s kingdom. This breakfast is open to everyone, not just the men.

Learning

Bible Study

Every Wednesday

6:45 pm, Rm.136

Missions

Faith Works Coalition “Warm, Safe and Dry”

Faith Works Coalition (FWC) was created to eliminate poor living conditions in Virginia Beach and Chesapeake by repairing homes for elderly, disabled, and disadvantaged families. GBUMC UMM helps lead the FWC and usually provides labor to various projects on Saturdays.

Jim Early Scholarships

Awarded yearly to GBUMC members who are pursuing higher formal or technical education beyond high school. Students are eligible as long as they are continuously engaged in studies leading to a degree/certification.

In 2019 the UMM awarded 7 scholarships.

Fundraising
Throughout the year fundraisers the UMM hold are: pancake breakfasts, spaghetti luncheons, Father’s Day tribute, Veteran’s Day tribute, and Pansy Sale. All funds raised are expended for scholarships and support of local programs of children, youth, homelessness and hunger.