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Host Group #36 Sermon Discussion

Group Leader:Jerry Owen, Jill White, Judy Owen, Larry White

When:Weekly on Thursday at 6:30 pm

Where:Seneca

Description:Join this group as we get together to talk about Sunday’s messages and build relationships. We will begin this group by digging deeper into the sermons and discuss life applications. This short 6 week group is a great chance to try out a group and get to know others at ALIVE. Max: 12

LIFE Groups

LIFE Group #3 Men's Group

Group Leader:Don Schaupp

When:Weekly on Monday at 6:45 pm

Where:The Potters Place

Description:Join other men in this Bible study as they dive into scripture and apply it to their lives. This group will meet together to study, pray, and challenge one another to grow. The sermon notes will be the springboard for each week's discussion and different members of the group will lead. Group activities include at least one cookout and service project.

LIFE Group #6 Authentic Manhood

Group Leader:Chris Barton, Dusty Harrison

When:Weekly on Sunday at 9:45 am

Where:ALIVE Room 203

Description:Join us as we discuss authentic manhood in light of God’s word and lift each other up to live out the lives God desires for us. Proverbs 27:17 As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. Max: 18

LIFE Group #9 Ladies' Support Group

Group Leader:Jan Box

When:Weekly on Monday at 6:30 pm

Where:Central

Description:Are you a woman suffering from a chronic “invisible” illness, like arthritis, MS, lupus, fibromyalgia, migraines, etc.? Do you feel like daily pain and suffering are behind your smile? Join us we use the book, Coping with Chronic Illness, encouragement , a solid foundation for hope, proven strategies, for handling chronic illness and humor along the way. We’ll explore what God’s Word says about suffering and discover the many ways He will love, support, and strengthen us. Max: 15

LIFE Group #10 Young Married Couples

Group Leader:Mallory Hopkins, Norman Hopkins

When:Weekly on Tuesday at 7:00 pm

Where:Liberty

Description:Join this group as we get together to talk about Sunday’s messages, build relationships, and apply the truth we learn to our marriages. We will dig deeper into the sermons and learn how to live out what we learn. Max: 14

LIFE #21 Foster and Forever Family

Group Leader:Amy Turner

When:Weekly on Wednesday at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Where:ALIVE Room 202

Description:This group will meet weekly to share and learn from one another about the journey families take when they foster and adopt. Topics will range from how to deal with our children’s questions about their birth parents, behavior issues, nutrition, and anything else that group participants need.Childcare: Participants will split costs. Max: 20

Study Groups

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Study Group #12 Sunday Bible Study

Group Leader:Charlene McClellan, Mike McClellan

When:Weekly on Sunday at 10:00 am

Where:ALIVE Room 203

Description:If you want a Bible study with both wit and depth, this group is for you. Using a curriculum designed specifically for adults, this study includes a weekly lesson with thought-provoking questions. Through study and discussion, this group will dig deeper into God’s word and discover how it applies to everyday life.

Study Group #13 Sunday Bible Study

Group Leader:Mark Davidson

When:Weekly on Sunday at 11:15 am - 12:15 am

Where:ALIVE Room 203

Description:Join this group of men in their retirement years as they discuss a Bible study focusing on an in-depth Bible study. Using a curriculum designed specifically for adults, this study includes a weekly lesson with thought-provoking questions, which will prepare you for Sunday morning discussion. Come be challenged as you dig deeper into God’s word.

Study Group #14 Sunday Bible Study/ACTS Class

Group Leader:Pam Schmutz, Bob Black

When:Weekly on Sunday at 11:15 am

Where:ALIVE, Chapel

Description:This Bible study has one foot in the scripture and the other in contemporary life, all in the environment of a caring group of people committed to following Christ. That’s the ACTS class, led by Southern Wesleyan University Professor Emeritus Dr. Bob Black. Using a curriculum designed specifically for adults, this study includes a weekly lesson with thought-provoking questions.

Study Group #15 Sunday Bible Study/Friendship Class

Group Leader:Gloria Bell

When:Weekly on Sunday at 11:15 am

Where:ALIVE Room 201

Description:Join Dr. Gloria Bell, former Southern Wesleyan University English Professor, and a great group of folks for an in-depth Bible study. Using a curriculum designed specifically for adults, this study includes a weekly lesson with thought-provoking questions that will prepare you for Sunday morning discussion. Come be challenged as you dig deeper into God’s word.

Rec and Serve Groups

Rec/Serve Group #24 Sonshine Ministry

Group Leader:Carrie Benoit, Bob Benoit

When:Weekly on Saturday at 10:00 am

Where:Six Mile

Description:Sign up and serve the needs of an often forgotten and neglected group of people, those living in nursing homes. No special skills are required, only your availability, and Bob and Carrie will guide you in ministering to those wonderful but often lonely people. As you serve them and reach out to them, you will soon become the highlight of their week.

Rec/Serve Group #25 Adopt-A-Senior

Group Leader:Carrie Benoit, Bob Benoit

When:Once a Month

Where:Six Mile

Description:Join with others to adopt senior adults in a local retirement center. At least once a month, you’ll visit your adoptive senior adult at a time agreed upon by you and the senior adult. No special skills required, only your availability, and Bob and Carrie will guide you in ministering to these wonderful but often lonely people. As you serve them and reach out to them, you will soon become a highlight to them each month.

Rec/Serve Group #26 Little Dresses

Group Leader:Jeanette Childs

When:TBA

Where:ALIVE Central

Description:Our goal is to bless young girls across the world with a brand new dress and a beautiful message. The dresses are sewn at home and sent as a tangible message to a girl that she is loved by God and by someone from ALIVE. Almost 900 dresses have been sent to at least 15 countries around the world. We will meet together at least oncer or twice during the summer. We may also schedule time for those who want to learn to sew simple dresses or just want to sew together.

Rec/Serve Group #27 Prayer Group

Group Leader:Justine Tegen, Lisa Harding

When:Weekly on Sunday at 8:30 am

Where:ALIVE Room 203

Description:This group will meet together each Sunday morning to pray for the services, the ministries of ALIVE, our church leaders, and the community. If you have a heart for prayer and a desire to see God move in our church, come be a part!

Rec/Serve Group #29 Funeral Dinner Group

Group Leader:Mary Beth Peurifoy, Sonnie Andrews

When:TBA

Where:Central

Description:Would you like to serve others through your cooking and baking abilities? This group works together to provide funeral dinners for grieving families at ALIVE. Opportunities arise on an as-needed basis, and group members will be asked to make a dish or two at various times throughout the semester. Sign-up to be a part of this compassionate group and to serve through cooking. This group will meet once or twice for an organizational meeting and fellowship but does not gather on a regular basis.

Rec/Serve Group #30 Hiking Group

Group Leader:Robin Bryant

When:Weekends TBD

Where:Various Locations

Description:If you love getting together with others to enjoy the outdoors, come join this group. We will hike trails at various locations throughout the area, and plan to take several weekend hikes this fall.

Rec/Serve Group #31 Bible Journaling Group

Group Leader:Anna Wallace

When:Weekly on Tuesday at 6:00 pm

Where:ALIVE

Description:I would love to invite you to join a Bible journaling class. Bible journaling is an expressive, artistic way to study and connect with God's Word. The art you create becomes a visual representation of how you are growing in your faith journey. From my experience Bible journaling, I've discovered that there is no wrong way to create what God is writing on your heart through His Word. Come and join us to learn God's Word in an artistic way. Max:15

FLE Groups

FLE Group #35

Group Leader:Chas Culberson, Lauren Culberson

When:Weekly on Sundays at 6PM

Where:Piedmont/Easley

Description:Everyone wants their dreams to come true but they are often blocked by financial challenges. This study will help you truly win with money and experience a fully funded life. Using a step-by-step plan we’ll gain control of our finances. Join other young adults as we dig into this study. Max: 14

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