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Growth Groups are communities of 8-15 people who gather to encourage each other, grow spiritually, and serve together.
To learn about the eight college groups on campus click here. For the Chinese language group Facebook page click here.
Whole Faith Group | Sundays @ 8:45 a.m. 
Would you like to integrate your faith more fully in your everyday life? Join us as we study the book, The Daniel Plan, to look at 5 key areas: faith, food, fitness, focus, and friends. Come and be challenged and find support for change in this 6 week class. Leader: Dawn Murry
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Sunday Morning Group  I  Sundays @ 10:00 a.m.

Are you looking for a Bible study to dig deeper into Scripture? Everyone is invited to study the meaning of Scripture and how the truths apply in our lives. Our current topic is “The Essential Jesus.” Childcare is provided. Leader: Stephen Broyles

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Chinese Language Group #1  I  Sundays @ 11:30 a.m.     

Are you looking for a place to grow in your faith? Are you seeking to connect with God in Scripture? Do you speak Chinese? This language based growth group is being offered for you. Leaders: Chung & Rebecca Hsu

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International Bible Study  I  Sundays @ 1:00 p.m. 

Are you looking for a Bible study filled with love, acceptance, and encouragement? Adults of all ages and nations are invited to this group to build friendships, encourage each other, and grow in Christ together. All are welcome to come early, bring lunch, and catch up prior to the 1:00 start time. Leader: Evie Hopkins

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Chinese Language Prayer Group | Mondays @ 7:30 p.m.

Do you speak Chinese? Are you looking for a place where you can share life’s joys and challenges? Would you like to learn to go deeper in prayer? This language based prayer group is being offered for you. Leaders: Chung & Rebecca Hsu

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    Young Adults Group  I  Tuesdays @ 7:00 p.m. 

Are you facing struggles? New to the area? Wrestling with God? Seeking to understand God’s will or the Bible in your life? This group creates opportunities for young adults (mid 20’s to 30’s) to make rich connections in relationship and Scripture. Leaders: Chris & Erin Ferry

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      Morning Glory Women  I  Wednesdays @ 9:30 a.m. 

Women are invited to enjoy tasty treats, gourmet coffee, warm fellowship, and spiritual growth together. We will continue our study in “The Women of Christmas.” Leader: Joan Tourigny

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Searching the Scriptures  I  Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m.     

Do you want to understand the Bible better? Are you looking for a positive place to grow in Christ? This group of all ages gathers to study what Scripture says about relevant topics relating to everyday life. We are currently studying Exodus. Leader: Sue Dierks

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      Faith Builders Group  I  Thursdays @ 6:00 p.m.

Do you want to have a deeper, more authentic faith? This group of primarily young married couples and single adults gather to build friendships and grow spiritually together. Childcare is provided. Leader: Janessa Landeck

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  Chinese Language Group #2  I  Fridays @ 6:00 p.m.         

Do you speak Chinese? Do you desire to find a place where you can bring questions and go deeper in your relationship with Christ? This language based growth group is being offered for you. Leaders: Chung & Rebecca Hsu

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   Band of Brothers Men  I   Saturdays @ 8:00 a.m.

Band of Brothers are men helping each other honor God as husbands, fathers, friends, employees, etc. Leader: Ron Loescher

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        Living Faith Group  I  Saturdays @ 10:15 a.m. 

Are you looking for supportive community to build faith that works in daily life? Come encourage each other, pray together, ask questions, and explore how the Bible applies to our lives. We are currently studying The Cross of Christ by John Stott. Leader: Ron Loescher

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     Prayer Warriors Group  I   Saturdays @ 5:30 p.m.    

Everyone is invited to this prayer team to worship together, share our praises, pray for each other, and intercede for the church and our mission partners around the world. Leader: Ron Loescher

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