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Growth Groups are communities of 8-15 people who gather to encourage each other, grow spiritually, and serve together. 



Sunday Morning Growth Group

Sundays @ 10:00 a.m.

Everyone is invited to this Bible study of Ephesians. Childcare is offered.
Contact Bill & Jeanne Morris:


Chinese Sunday Growth Groups

Sundays @ 11:30 a.m.

The Chinese Ministry meets for lunch to discuss the sermon then Bible classes.
Contact Chung & Rebecca:


International Women’s Group

Sundays @ 1:00 p.m.

This diverse group studies Biblical topics especially meaningful for women.
Contact Evie Hopkins:


Prayer Warriors

Sundays @ 7:30 p.m.

Come to these prayer gatherings to worship, pray together, and intercede for FBC’s missionaries.
Call Ron Loescher: 413-253-9728


African Community

Mondays @ 6:oo p.m.

The African Community gathers twice a semester to share meals and build friendships.
Contact Lucy Mule:


Search the Scriptures

Mondays @ 6:30 p.m. 

Search the Scriptures welcomes people of all ages to dig into the Book of Daniel.
Contact Sue Dierks:


Women’s Night Out

Mondays @ 7:30 p.m. 

FBC women are invited to grow friendships during these fun nights out together twice a month.
Contact Kristina:


Women’s Growth Group

Thursdays @ 9:00 a.m.

Come share friendship while exploring 1 Peter this fall. Childcare provided.
Contact Caroline Daman:


Young Adult Fellowship

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m. 

This group of young adults and grad students is forming to grow in Christ together.
Contact Cheng Yin:


Chinese Friday Night Group

Fridays @ 6:00 p.m.

The Chinese Ministry starts the weekend together with dinner,   worship, and classes.
Contact Lily Soh:


Philippians Bible Study

Fridays @ 6:00 p.m.

These married couples meet once a month for pizza dinner and Bible study.
Contact Veronica:


Band of Brothers

Saturdays @ 8:00a.m.

Men are invited to help each other honor God in our families  and at work.
Contact Jerry Gates:


Living Faith Group

Saturdays @ 10:15 a.m.

This group from many nations meets to sing hymns, pray, and study how Scripture applies to life.
Call Ron Loescher: (413) 253-9728



UMass Men’s Growth Group

Tuesdays @ 6:00 p.m. 

UMass men are invited to get together in the Isenberg Atrium to help each other grow into godly men.
Contact Sung-Bin Yun: or Justin Alfonse:



UMass Women’s Growth Group

Wednesdays @ 7:00 p.m.

UMass women gather in the Campus Center to study Scripture and discuss relevant topics to encourage each other to grow in our faith. Contact Hannah Jin:


Mt. Holyoke College Group

Wednesdays @ 7:00 p.m.

The MHC women celebrate God’s transforming love and grow in Christ as we study Scripture together.  We meet in Stafford Hall 2o9.  Contact Sabrina Im:  


Smith College Growth Group

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m.

Smith women meet in the Helen Hills Chapel Reading Room to dig into God’s Word and wrestle with how faith guides our lives. Contact Annah Lee:


Amherst College Growth Group

Thursdays @ 9:00 p.m.

Amherst students meet in Chapin Lounge to nurture friendships  and study Scripture.Contact Brian:, Kelsey:  or  Daniel:


FBC College offers Agape Worship on Saturday night, community connection events, weekend retreats,

and community service. You can learn more about the FBC college ministry at:



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