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Community Groups

At NewLife, we recognize the importance of community in our walk with Jesus. Community Groups and Discipleship Groups (D Groups) are gospel-centered environments where people can connect, serve, grow, and be transformed by the Gospel of Christ. Below is a list of groups that are currently running at NewLife. If you are interested in any of the following Community Groups, please sign up by visiting our online signup page, or contact the group leader. If you would like more information about any of the following Community Groups, or future Community Groups, please speak to one of the elders or contact us. Please plan to bring a mask to any of the groups and prepare to observe social distancing.

 

Ongoing Groups

Fight Club

Are you looking for a few good men committed to fighting alongside you as you strive to become the man you want to be? Whatever challenges you’re facing, Fight Club is a welcoming and non-judgmental place for you to share your life experiences, struggles, and hopes.

Where: NewLife Fellowship Room

When: Every Wednesday from 7-8:30 PM

Leaders: Eric Stillman, Jim Tagg and Rob Freyer

Materials: Bible; Evenings includes brief study of John plus open forum sharing

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Open to men only, No size limit

 

Thursday Men's Bible Study

This group is for guys that want to experience deeper community, fellowship, and Bible study. We start with a time to talk about our lives and struggles, spend time in prayer, review the Bible Recap readings & podcast for the week, and then slowly study through the book of John. 

Where: Eric Hesselbach's house in Manchester or Google Hangout

When: Thursdays 5:45-6:45 PM

Leaders: Eric Hesselbach

Materials: Bible

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Men, no limit

 

Tuesday Prayer

Join together every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday for a time of sharing requests and prayer for each other, the church, and whatever else God lays on your heart. 

Where: Church sanctuary or via Zoom 

When: Every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday from 12-1

Leader: Eric Stillman 

Materials: Bible

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Men & women, no size limit

 

 Wednesday Morning Women’s Bible Study

If you have Wednesdays free and are looking to connect with some women at NewLife, study the Bible, share about your life, and pray for each other, come to the Wednesday Morning Bible Study at NewLife. The group works through various Bible study materials. 

Where: NewLife fellowship room

When: 1st, 3rd & 5th Wednesdays from 9:30-11 AM

Leader: Gloria Wu & Lynn Goracy

Materials: Bible

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Open to all women

 

Young Adult Bible Study & Fellowship

This group is a place for young men and women to pursue a closer relationship with God and each other. The group theme verse is 2 Timothy 2:22 - "Flee the evil desires of youth, and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart."

Where: NewLife fellowship room

When: Thursdays from 8-9:30 PM

Leader: Olufemi (Femi) Oladipo

Materials: Bible 

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Anyone out of high school and under 30 years old

 

Short-term Groups

Friday Night Women's Bible Study & Discussion

Join us as we work through a study by Steve Lawson on the attributes of God and spend some time supporting each other in conversation and prayer. Drop-ins are welcome.

Where: NewLife fellowship room

When: Fridays, 6:30-8:00 PM

Leaders: Amy Swanson & Barb Pizzoferrato

Materials: Bible 

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Women only, no limit

 

Monday Community Group

Join us as we read our way through The Real Heaven:  What the Bible Actually Says by Chip Ingram and Lance Witt, apply God's Word to our lives, and support each other in our lives and spiritual journeys! 

Where: Zoom

When: Mondays, 7:00-8:00 PM (beginning February 7th)

Leaders: Duane & Marcia Mackey

Materials: Bible, The Real Heaven: What the Bible Actually Says by Chip Ingram & Lance Witt 

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: Men & women, no size limit

 

The Holiness of God Book Study

For those who aren't sure they have time for meeting in-person or over Zoom, read R.C. Sproul's classic book The Holiness of God and discuss your thoughts through a weekly email exchange. 

Where: Over email

When: One email/week from January 23rd - April 10th

Leaders: Eric Stillman

Materials: The Holiness of God by R.C. Sproul (free e-books or audiobooks offered through most library apps)

Childcare offered: No

Group limits: No limits