Young Adults

We offer a variety of opportunities for adults in their 20’s and 30’s to get involved, be in service, connect with one another, and grow in their faith. All new events and activities on the way in Fall 2019! Stay tuned and for more information or to make suggestions, contact Rev. Jessica Dayson. You can find Jessica in room 118 of the Parish Life Building. 

Young Adult Events

Brewery Gathering, Thursday, October 17, 7:00 p.m.: Meet other Young Adults at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, 4150 Yancey Road, for great conversations and fun.  Sign up here!

Small Groups for Young Adults

Join a Moms Group. The Thursday group has filled, but you can still join the Wednesday group led by Rev. Jessica Dayson from 10:45-11:45 meeting in room 103 through May 27. Childcare is available by advance reservation to Lisa Ross-Smit after signing up for your group with the leader listed above.

Moms Meet and Greet, October 8, 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., room 103: Join us to meet other moms at MPUMC. Plan with us for monthly meetings of fellowship, faith development, and deepening relationships. Sign up with Rachel Heath at

Myers Park Readers – Meeting in room 149 of the Snyder Building on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 7-8pm, beginning September 22: a special book study that will analyze the theological concepts and themes within J.R.R.Tolkien’s, The Lord of the Rings series, starting with “The Hobbit.” NOTE: ALL AGES ARE WELCOME! If you have questions or would like to join, please contact Grace Pressley.

The Relatives service group meets September-May beginning September 3, serving dinner and hanging out with the children/youth from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Once each quarter, we try to do a fun outing such as a Knights baseball game. The Relatives is a transitional shelter for children and youth ages 7-17.  For more information and to sign up, contact Megan Salvia.

Uptown Men’s Small Group is a group for men of all ages, including those 18-30s. Meet with us at Amelie’s in uptown on Tuesdays from 7-8 a.m. for fellowship and book discussion. For more information, contact Justin Lenarcic.

Young Professionals Women’s Bible Study Wednesdays 7-8pm in room 110. Come meet other women who are in their 20’s and 30’s and see if this group might be a great fit for you! For more information contact Laura Wong

Sunday School

New Young Adult Sunday school class starting this fall on September 8 at 9:45, meeting in room 133 – just around the corner from the Sanctuary.

Agape Sunday school class consists of young adults in their late 20’s and 30’s, many with children, but some without. This class meets weekly to grow spiritually and study God’s word via video series and other mediums.  Frequent fellowship outside of class are a priority and includes family-friendly socials about once per month. You are welcome to join any Sunday at 9:45 in Room 262 of the Youth Building starting again August 25th (not meeting on Labor Day weekend). Want more information? Reach out via email to for any questions!