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.
Heartstrings Contact Jan James, [email protected]; Alice Ann Holman, [email protected] Dates: 1/16, 2/20, 3/30 (Retreat), 4/10, 5/8. 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. The theme for this yea, "Life After the Storm", based on the book by Jan HarrisonMen'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. Widow's Support Group: Alone Together Support and fellowship for women who have lost their spouse and/or are alone. Contact Nancy Anderson at [email protected] or Martha Bridges at [email protected]
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 protected]
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 [email protected] to sign up.
NEW! Young Adult Summer Home Group Coed - Ages 25-32 (Single or Married) Tuesdays, June 11 thru August 6, 7:00pm-8:30pm Home of Tom Tripp Join a community of young adults who want to have fun, discuss life, and encourage one another in their faith journey. For more information, contact Tom at 864-350-4515.Men's Studies Join Anytime! All are welcome!Men's Study Group 33 The Series - a journey to authentic manhood as modeled by Jesus in His 33 years on Earth Thursdays, 6am - 7:15am The Delta, Downtown Campus Facilitators: Jamie Ginn & John Gordon 1 John Thursdays, 6pm - 7:30pm Room N-213, North Building, Downtown Campus Join us as we go verse by verse through the book of 1 John. ALL men welcome! Join anytime! Men's Prayer Group 1st & 3rd Monday mornings, 6:30am Coach House Restaurant - Main Street Simpsonville This is open to men of all ages at all of our campuses. It is a great way to connect to other men of our church!Women's Studies New Summer Series! For the Summer Bible Studies, please let us know you're coming by emailing [email protected]NEW! Summer Women's Bible Study Ten Women of the Bible by Max Lucado Mondays, beginning June 10, 6:30pm-8:00pm Youth Room, Upstate Church Harrison Bridge Campus Look into the lives of 10 pivotal women in the Bible. All women are invited! Please purchase the workbook by the same name and complete the first week for June 10.NEW! Summer Women's Bible Study on 1 and 2 Peter Tuesdays, June 11 thru July 30, 9:00am-10:00am The Delta, Downtown Campus Each week, we will cover a chapter from these encouraging and practical books. We will meet weekly except for July 2. During the week of Vacation Bible School (June 25), we will meet from 1:00-2:00pm. All women are invited!NEW! Summer Women's Bible Study on Romans 8 If God Is For Us by Trillia Newbell Tuesdays, beginning June 11, 6:30pm-8:00pm Upstate Church Five Forks Campus During this six week study, we will walk through Romans 8 and go deeper into the truths of our salvation, our inheritance, the assurance of our faith, and the love of our Father. All women are invited! Please plan to purchase the book by the same name.Women's Small Group Bible Study: Ephesians Mondays, 6:00pm The Delta, Downtown Campus Join us as we walk through the book of Ephesians and learn how the gospel impacts our everyday lives. Feel free to come early and relax before we start. Bring a friend! All women welcome!Topical Studies Financial Peace - Dave Ramsey Coming Fall 2019!! Stay tuned for more information!
Making Disciples Who Make Disciples Mentor Training: Walk alongside a new believer as they discover what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ. "The Journey" curriculum follows a biblical, intentional, and systematic approach to discipleship. If you are interested in learning more, contact Kathy Robinson at [email protected]Leadership Training: If you are currently serving in a leadership position or desire to do so, attend one of our quarterly leadership trainings led by our FBS staff. Contact Ashley Moore for more info, [email protected]
Christian Writer’s Group: Cross 'n Pens Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month, from 9:00am-12:00pm in the Delta at our Downtown Campus. 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.