If you’ve been looking for opportunities to connect with your church family or grow in your faith, fall is an ideal time to get started. Here are a few programs starting up in September.
Sunday school meets from 10:15-11 a.m. Sundays, which is between our 9 and 11:15 a.m. services. Classes are held for children, youth and adults. These groups include fellowship and study and are a solid way to start each week. New year begins Sept. 9. Questions? Contact Associate Pastor Scott Thayer.
Tuesday Women’s Study & Fellowship Group
The Tuesday women’s study, starting again on Sept. 11, is an encouraging and deep time of study for women of all ages. The group will complete a study of Mark and then do an overview of the Bible, finding Jesus from the Table of Contents to the maps. The group meets every Tuesday at noon in the Old Fellowship Hall.
Thursday Men’s Bible Study
The Thursday-morning men’s group welcomes men of all ages as we study the Bible. The group meets Thursday mornings and has a time of breakfast together at 6:30 a.m., with study starting at 7 a.m. It includes small-group discussions and prayer for one another. The group meets in Showker Hall. Questions? Contact Jon Heeringa.
JAM, JAM Jr. and 45 Club
Our Wednesday night programs include JAM Jr., JAM and 45 Club. JAM Jr. is for children who are 3 (and potty-trained) through PreK. JAM is for kindergarten through third grade. 45 Club is for kids in fourth and fifth grades. All of the groups learn Bible stories, enjoy recreation and sing together. Starts Sept. 19 and is held Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. Questions? Contact Director of Children’s and Family Ministries Betsy Dishman.
Middle School Boys’ Small Group
This group meets on Wednesday nights from 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the church and is for boys in 6th-8th grade. The goal is to connect these young men to Jesus, the church and each other. Questions? Contact Associate Pastor for Youth and Evangelism Billy Craig.
Middle School/High School Girls’ Small Group
This group is for 6th-12th grade girls and meets on Wednesdays at the home of one of our youth. The goal is to connect the girls to Jesus, the church and one another. Various studies are used that equip the girls to trust in Jesus in all aspects of life using Scripture as the foundation. Questions? Contact Sarah Price.
High School Youth Small Group
This group is for students 9th-12th grade and meets on Wednesdays mornings at Mr. J’s Bagels and Deli on South High Street (Route 42) at 6:15 a.m. The Live curriculum is used and this year they will be studying the life and teachings of Jesus. Questions? Contact Associate Pastor for Youth and Evangelism Billy Craig.