The Rayne Community invites all to join one of the many online ZOOM spiritual formation groups offered through-out the week.
If you would like to join one of the small groups below,
please email Shaun Darnall
or leave a voicemail at the church office @504-899-3431.
We would love to help you get connected in a new way!

Weekly Studies

Tuesday @ 2:15p
Lectionary Study with Pastor Marissa

Tuesday @ 6:30p
20/30 Women’s Book Study

Wednesday @ 6:30a
20/30 Women’s Lectionary Study

Wednesday @ Noon
Lectionary Study with Pastor Jay

Wednesday @ 6:00p
Exploration of biblical values through our Wesleyan shaped lenses with Pastor Jay

Thursday @ 6:30a
Men’s Group Lectionary Study with Pastor Jay

Thursday @ 12p
Lectionary Study with Pastor Jay

Thursday @ 5:30p
West Bank Lectionary Study

First and Third Saturday @ 9a
United Methodist Men Bible Study



Book Studies

The Racial Healing Handbook, by Anneliese A. Singh

Join with others who are interested in listening, learning, and doing more to practice racial healing.

Five sessions, facilitated by Pastor Jay, are offered on

Sundays – Apr 11th, Apr 18th, Apr 25th, May 2nd and May 9th – 2pm


Wednesdays – Apr 14th, Apr 21st, Apr 28th, May 5th and May 12th – 7pm

Groups will meet online via Zoom (links provided weekly).
Reserve your spot as soon as possible, and the church will purchase your copy of the Handbook.

Together we will learn “practical activities to help challenge privilege, confront systemic racism and  engage in collective healing.”

RSVP Pastor Jay –; 225/772-3550



In Want + Plenty: Waking Up to God’s Provision in a Land of Longing, by Meredith McDaniel

With compassion and enthusiasm, Meredith McDaniel invites you to walk alongside God’s people in Exodus as they wake up each morning to manna, God’s provision for them in desert places. A Rayne 20/30 Women’s Book Study on Tuesdays at 6:30p.

For more information contact Pastor Marissa.