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Camaraderie   Want to go deeper? These committed groups of ten people or fewer meet in people’s homes and strive for friendship, authenticity, and spiritual growth. Interested in joining a community group or have idea for one? Let us know by clicking here.


OASIS LGBT Group OASIS is our new connection group for the local LGBTQ community on issues of faith. Begins Oct. 7th. Hosted by FCCGE, we will meet for four weeks on Sunday evenings at 6:30 pm starting October 7, 2018. Discussions will be facilitated by Pam Trice, PsyD who is a professional counselor and a member of the LGBTQ community.

  • Who: Members of the LGBTQ community
  • What: Foster connection around faith issues
  • Time: 6:30-8:00pm on Sunday evenings (Four sessions Oct 7th-Oct. 28th )
  • Where:The Parlor (lower level)               Contact: Pam Trice


Bible Study Groups

A community of lay-led Bible Study that meets in participant’s homes twice monthly. The purpose of this endeavor is twofold—both to grow closer to one another as a community of faith through social interactions and prayer, as well as grow in our individual and communal understanding of scripture.


  • Time: 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 pm               Contact:  Nancy Ellis                                  Status:  Filled
  • Time: 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 6:30-8:30 pm              Contact:  Lise & Mark Lutz                        Status:  Available


Young Family Groups

A community for parents with young children (elementary school-age and younger) that gathers in homes to build friendships, to explore topics of faith, and of course to spend time with other adults for a change. Childcare is provided.


  • Time: 1st Fridays 6:00-8:00 pm                 Contact:  Lara & John Mamminga                     Status:  Available
  • Time: 4th Fridays 6:00-8:00 pm                Contact:  Lara & John Mamminga                     Status:  Filled
  • Time: 2nd Sundays 6:00-8:00 pm               Contact:  Jennifer & Kevin Mertz                       Status:  Filled


Couples Groups

A community of couples that gathers in homes to share the defining stories of their lives with one another and to build meaningful relationships and community in the process.


  • Time: 2nd Fridays, 7:00-9:00 pm               Contact:  Kathy & Alan Bayert                   Status:  Filled
  • Time: Sundays, 3:30-5:30 pm                      Contact:   Bill Crawford                               Status:  Filled


Spirituality Groups

A community for those who desire to further develop their spiritual lives and their understanding of God in the context of genuine Christian Community. Utilizing various resources, participants discuss faith based topics and speak from the personal experience of their lives.


  • Time: Alternate Tuesdays                             Contact:  Sally Fairbank & Hal Temple        Status:  Available


Interested in joining a community group or have idea for one? Let us know by clicking here.