Focused Groups are available to help you learn what it means to be a Christ follower and part of a local church, deepen your understanding of God’s Word, and train to help others grow in their walk with God. These are also great ways to get to know others and do life together.
DivorceCare Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30pm, Downtown in Room N-207 2nd floor of Worship Center North Building New Series starts January 3rd Find help for your hurts; discover hope for the future and experience God's healing. For questions or support, please contact Joel & Elaine Jarkovsky at firstname.lastname@example.org Forever Families Wednesdays, 6:00-7:30pm, Downtown in Room N-210 2nd floor of Worship Center North Building This is a support group for foster and adoptive parents. Facilitator: Brenda Stephens Heartstrings Contact Jan James, email@example.com; Alice Ann Hoffman, firstname.lastname@example.org Meets monthly at 7pm in the Dining Room 1st floor of Worship Center North Building This is a faith-based encouragement group for mothers who have experienced the death of a child. Meeting dates: 9/20, 10/18, 11/15, 12/20 Men's Addiction Recovery Support Group Mondays, 6:00-7:30pm, College Street Café Join a group of guys who are supporting each other through alcohol and drug addiction while holding one another accountable to live the life God has called them to and challenged them to live. Open to men of all ages. Facilitator: Bram Porter. Women's Addiction Recovery Support Group Mondays, 6:00pm, Parlor Join a group of women who are supporting each other through alcohol and drug addiction while holding one another accountable to live the life God has called them to and challenged them to live. Open to women of all ages. Facilitator: Noelle Lawson Widow's Support Group Contact Dan Taylor, (864)-967-8591
Discover Membership Class: If you’ve recently joined the church and want to discover what church membership is all about and how to get involved, we want to invite you to our Discover Membership class. Call the church office (967-8591) or email Ashley Moore, our Connections Minister at email@example.com.
The Journey: Individual discipleship and mentoring for new believers or those wanting to learn what it means to be a Christ follower.Call the church office (967-8591) or email GroupLife@fbcsimpsonville.org to sign up.
Women's Studies Discerning the Voice of God: Priscilla Shirer Wednesdays at 9:15am, North Auditorium 2nd floor of Worship Center North Building Begins September 6- 7 sessions Facilitator: Jean Harris Explore a more intimate relationship with God, one that can make hearing Him- His will, His heart, and His voice- your ongoing experience. Discover how you can listen with greater confidence, clarity, and discernment. Limited childcare is available by reservation by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org Steadfast Love: Lauren Chandler Wednesdays at 6:00pm, Room N-203 | 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Begins September 6- 7 sessions Facilitator: Amanda Tinsley Walk through Psalm 107 to discover how to face both storms and deserts with courage and trust in Jesus, and how tests in our journeys of faith reveal the true condition of our hearts. Open Your Bible: Raechel Myers & Amanda Williams Wednesdays at 6:00pm, Room N-209 | 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Begins September 6- 10 Sessions Facilitator: Amanda Arledge We invite women to spend the first 3 weeks building relationships, and then we will dive into a time of study. Open Your Bible will leave you with a greater appreciation for the Word of God, a deeper understanding of its authority, and a stronger desire to truly know the Bible inside and out. He Speaks to Me: Priscilla Shirer Sundays at 6:00pm beginning September 24 Room N-209, 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Facilitator: Lisa Collie God speaking to Samuel shows how God speaks to Christians and how we can discern His Voice and position ourselves to respond. By listening to God's voice and obeying Him, we will experience spiritual growth, Christian discipline, and the desire to serve. Quest: Beth Moore Sundays at 6:00pm beginning September 24 Room N-205, 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Facilitator: Georgina Mayfield Explore how God created us to seek after Him- a God who desires to be found and known. This study is designed to promote deeper intimacy with God and help foster a sojourner and an adventurer-mentality. Men's Studies Hand Me Another Brick: Timeless Lessons on Leadership- Charles Swindoll Wednesdays at 6:00pm in Room N-206 | 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Begins September 6- 12 sessions Facilitator: Andy Kneeland Travel into Nehemiah's world where the walls of his beloved city, Jerusalem, had crumbled and the people had lost the heart to go on. Find insights to help you rise to the challenge of becoming a dynamic, godly leader. FIGHT- Are you willing to fight with evil?: Kenny Luck Thursdays at 6am in Delta Begins September 7- 8 sessions Facilitators: Jamie Ginn & John Gordon Learn to respond to the dangerous spiritual war surrounding men with boldness and duty. Recognize the deceptions about true spiritual battle; realize the roles men play at the front lines.
Mentor Orientation: Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 6:15-7:30pm Room N-214 | 2nd floor Worship Center North Building Facilitator: Kathy Robinson Walk alongside a new believer as they discover what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. If you are interested in learning more about being a mentor, please attend. Self-Confrontation: Wednesdays at 6pm beginning September 6 Room 227 Faciliators: Scott and Noelle Lawson Learn how to examine yourself Biblically so you can live in a manner that pleases the Lord, and help others do the same. This is a 22-week class with daily assignments and Scripture memorization. Those who complete this training are eligible to pursue biblical counseling certification.
Financial Peace: Wednesdays at 6pm beginning September 6 in Room N-205 | 2nd floor of the Worship Center North Building Begins September 6- 9 sessions Facilitator: Randy Barnett We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you’ve dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more!
Christian Writer’s Group: Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month, from 9:00am-12:00pm at Teamondi Tea at 127 N. Main Street in Simpsonville and every 4th Thursday of the month from 6:00-9:00pm in the Delta. Facilitator: Tammy Karasek. Have you felt God’s nudge to write for ministry and/or publication? This group is populated with publishing industry professionals who can help new and established writers navigate and find God’s specific calling on your life. For more info, visit our website: www.crossnpens.blogspot.com.