Small Groups
 
Sundays – 9:30 am
 
The Upper Room
Room: 214
Facilitator: Bob Gaarder
Focus: In this class, believers have the opportunity to study God’s word and promises using curriculum provided by
The Foundry (The primary publishing source for the Church of the Nazarene)
 
The Encouragers
Room: 222
Facilitator: Larry & Connie Peck
Focus: We will finish the book of Nehemiah. and then do a verse by verse study. 
 
31 Undeniable Prophecies of the Apocalypse
Room: 203
Facilitator: Vanetta Brumbaugh
Focus: This study covers a lot of Scripture leading up to the apocalypse.
 
You and Me Forever: Marriage in Light of Eternity
Room: TBA
Facilitator: Bill & Paula Connors
Focus: Setting aside typical topics on marriage, Francis and Lisa dive into Scripture to understand what it means to have a relationship that satisfies the deepest parts of our souls.
 
Wednesdays – 6:30m
 
How to Get Through What You’re Going Through
Room: 203
Facilitator: Dale DuBois
Focus: In this groundbreaking study, Rick and Kay Warren will help you understand the journey of grief and what to expect along the way. You can have hope knowing God is in control, He will bring good out of bad, and He has a plan to use your pain for a purpose. Find out more about this study HERE.
 
40 Verses to Ignite Your Faith
Room: 222
Facilitator: Karen Morris
Focus In this powerful study, author and speaker Laurie Short mines the Scriptures and guides you through insights and promises from 40 verses we often overlook. Digging in to these “in between” verses, she unearths fresh wisdom, guidance, and encouragement that will help you seek and experience God in new, dynamic ways. 
 
1st, 2nd & 3rd John Class
Room: Room 204
Facilitator: Pastor Linda Blades-Smith
Focus:  Where do you turn when the world around you grows dark? In this study of the Gospel of John, Dr. Tony Evans encourages us to turn to Christ by reminding us of the two purposes for the beloved disciple’s book—that we would believe in Jesus and find life in His name. Despite what our culture may argue, there is only one hope that is truly trustworthy and that is our Savior, Jesus Christ.

 

Men’s Group
Room: Lighthouse #3 
Facilitator: Bill Connors
Focus:  Play the Man: In this series, Mark Batterson, highlights seven virtues of manhood to offer clear insight into what it means to be a faithful man of God. Keying in on the story of the martyr Polycarp, Mark teaches through engaging stories to inspire men towards biblical discipleship that can transform the generations to come. 

 

Firm Foundations Class
Room: Lighthouse #2
Facilitator: Paula Connors
Focus: This class is for anyone who has recently made a decision to become a follower of Jesus Christ and needs basic teaching in the fundamentals. Topics include the Bible, prayer, baptism, the role of the Church, how to study God’s Word and more.
 
Life Groups
Facilitator: Various Leaders
Focus: The scriptures discussed in Sunday’s sermon and the life group guide are used to guide discussions. Life groups are great for living life, gaining new support, developing friendships, growing your relationship and learning about Christ. 
 
 
Sunday Afternoon
 
Young Adults
Facilitators: Tyrek and Reesa Artley
Focus: This home study group is geared towards individuals age 18- 27. We want you feel you have  a place to continue to grow in your faith around peers your age while you navigate this new chapter in life. 
 
 
Monday – Thursday, 6 – 7:00 am. 
 
Lion Chasers
Facilitator: Eli Stewart
Room: Gym – Unfinished Area
Focus: This group is for men, ages 17 and up. It’s an opportunity to work out together, and become the men that God wants us to be. 
 
 
Wednesday 9:30 am.
 
L.I.F.F.T Bible Study
Facilitators: Connie Peck
Room: 203
Focus: This group is a bible study for women.