Seniors are the backbone of many ministries at First Church, facilitated by Rev. Ken Licht, Pastor of Visitation. SAGE (the Senior Advisory Group Extraordinaire) facilitates community-building and connection among seniors.


Active Adults

2nd Wednesday of the month |  12 - 2 PM | Linder Hall

This group meets every second Wednesday of the month for a monthly luncheon and a program. There are also free weekly events for seniors including walk-a-long, physical fitness for seniors, bridge, and Bible study. Pick up a flyer in the office or literature racks or contact Demmie Divine in the Church office.

Friday Night Singles

Fridays | 6 PM | Linder Hall 2

This group (50 to 80+) meets every Friday for for dinner, fellowship and conversation. Cost is $6. Walk-ins are welcome. The Singles Ministry at First United Methodist Church provides Biblical teaching, opportunities for Christian service, recreation and fellowship.
Contact: Karen Maczka 619-263-3743 or email    



Face-to-face Encounter 

An annual, four-day retreat (from 9 AM to 3:30 PM each day) for those who prefer a retreat experience without spending the night. Face-to-face Encounter is geared to those approximately 60 years and older.
Contact: Mary Beth Klauer, 858-271-4939