Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” Hebrews 11:1

Fairhaven’s faith formation ministry helps you grow in your relationship with God; live as disciples of Jesus at home, at work, in the community, and in the world; develop an understanding of the Bible and your faith tradition; deepen your spiritual life and practices; engage in service and mission to the world; and participate in the life and ministries of the faith community. For more information about any of the programs described below, contact us.

Adult Sunday School

Fairhaven’s Adult Sunday School is held on Sundays, following worship (approximately 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.). An interactive class is led by our Lay Leader, Geoffrey Kaiser. The class is currently studying, Making Sense of the Bible by Adam Hamilton. We are currently meeting via Zoom video conference. Please contact the church office to receive a link.

Adult Bible Study

Fairhaven’s Adult Bible Study is held every Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. Rev. Ken leads a discussion on the Scriptures, along with the history and traditions of Christianity and The United Methodist Church, frequently aided by video presentations with noted scholars and pastors. Our current study is Acts:Catching Up with the Spirit, by Matt Skinner. We are currently meeting via Zoom video conference. Please contact the church office to receive a link.

Children's Church School

Fairhaven’s Children’s Church School is held Wednesday afternoons from 4:30-5:30 p.m. via Zoom Video Conference. It is taught by many different volunteers from our congregation who are willing to both share their faith and learn from the faith of the children. Fairhaven’s Children’s Sunday School helps children develop faith foundations; to know the Bible and its faith traditions, to relate to God and the Church, and to practice their faith in daily living. Contact the church office to receive a link.

Vacation Bible School (VBS)

Fairhaven’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) is a week-long program held during the summer in the mornings from 9am–12 noon. VBS is a 5-day specialized form of religious education which focuses on children. Children experience a joyful week of fun, exploration, friendship, discovery, and faith-building. Plans are being developed for VBS 2020, which may need to be offered virtually due to Covid-19 precautions.