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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. This semester we will explore the life of Peter and his teaching in 1 Peter. Childcare is provided. Contact Bill & Jeanne Morris: wjmorrisjr@msn.com.

 

 

Chinese Sunday Growth Groups

Sundays @ 11:30 a.m.

The Chinese Ministry gathers for lunch to discuss the sermon followed by Bible studies. Contact Lily Soh: lily@fbcamherst.org or Chung & Rebecca Hsu: cjh0509@comcast.net.

 

International Women’s Group

Sundays @ 1:00 p.m.

Are you looking for a diverse community of women filled with love and care?  This fall we will discuss the book  “Finding the Will of God.” Contact Evie Hopkins: eviehopkins@gmail.com.

 
 

Grace Based Parenting

Sundays @ 3:30 p.m.

This group is forming to build community and seek God’s will for our families by studying “Grace Based Parenting” by Tim Kimmel. Childcare provided! Contact LexieMullins: lexie.mullins@gmail.com.

 

Prayer Warriors

Sundays @ 7:30 p.m.

Everyone is invited to this prayer gathering to worship, share praises, pray for each other, and intercede for FBC’s mission partners around the world. Call Ron Loescher: 413-253-9728.

 

Search the Scriptures

Mondays @ 6:30 p.m.

Search the Scriptures welcomes everyone seeking to dig deeper  into the Bible in supportive community. This fall we’ll study the Gospel of Mark. Contact Sue Dierks: susandierks@gmail.com.

 

How to Study the Bible

Tuesdays @ 6:30 p.m.

This 8-week SALT class builds skills to accurately interpret the Bible. SALT classes offer in-depth teaching and leader training. Taught by Greg Mozel. Register at: www.fbcamherst.org/salt.   

 

Women’s Prayer Group

Thursdays @ 9:00 a.m. 

Come share coffee and friendship while studying “The Power of a Praying Woman.” Childcare is provided. Contact Caroline: caroline.daman@gmail.com or Sally: sallyseymour1@yahoo.com

 

Chinese Friday Night Group

Fridays @ 6:00 p.m.

The Chinese Ministry starts with dinner together after a week     of work or school followed by worship and small group classes. Contact Pastor Lily Soh: lily@fbcamherst.org.  

 

Band of Brothers

Saturdays @ 8:00a.m.

Band of Brothers are men helping each other to honor God as husbands, fathers, friends, employees, etc. We especially pray for each other. Contact Jerry Gates: jerryandlois@comcast.net.

 

Living Faith Group

Saturdays @ 10:15 a.m. 

This group of primarily grad students and young adults from many nations meets to build Christian faith that works in our daily life. Contact Shuiyao Huang: shuangumass@gmail.com.

 

Sticky Faith Parenting Class

November 3, 10,17

How can our kids’ faith stick for a lifetime? This 3-week class uses research from “Sticky Faith” to help parents spiritually nurture kids. Contacts: josh@fbcamherst.org and carolyn@fbcamherst.org.

 

COLLEGE GROWTH GROUPS

 

Amherst College Growth Group

Thursdays @ 9:00 p.m.

Amherst students meet in Chapin Lounge to nurture relationships grounded in Christ and study Scripture together. Contact Scarlet Im scarlet.im95@gmail.com or Eric Cheung: ericcheung94@gmail.com or Haram Hwang: hhwang17@amherst.edu

 

Mt. Holyoke College Group

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m. 

The Moho women celebrate God’s transforming love and grow in Christ together. We meet in North Mandelles 202. Contact Libby: kao22l@mtholyoke.edu or Savannah: gowen22s@mtholyoke.edu.  

 

Smith College Growth Group

Thursdays @ 7:00 p.m.

Smith women meet in Helen Hills Chapel to delve into God’s Word and wrestle with how faith guides our lives. Contact Emily Bae: ebae@smith.edu or Yael Tsitohay: ytsitohay@smith.edu.   

 

UMass Men’s Growth Group

Thursdays @ 7:30 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: sjyun@umass.edu or Justin Alfonse: jalfonse@umass.edu.

 

 UMass Women’s Growth Group

Thursdays @ 7:30 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 Naomi Desilets: ndesilets@umass.edu.  

 

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:  www.fbccollege.org.

 

    

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