Summer Community Groups

THRIVE COMMUNITY GROUP – Singles 36+

2nd and 4th Friday of every month

6:30-8:30pm

LEADERS:  Kay Riggleman and Joyce Sistek

(joyjourney@comcast.net or 248-388-0153)

TOPIC: Thrive was designed for single (divorced, widowed or never married) men and women, ages 36 and up. Thrive is a great way to make new friends among others living life as a single Christian. Our casual gatherings are filled with fun, sometimes food, and time to dig into the word of God and encourage and pray for one another. We meet every 2nd and 4th Friday. Group serving opportunities and fun social events are also arranged.

LOCATION: Park Ave Campus

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological and Relational

YAM FAM COMMUNITY GROUP (Young Adults Ages 18-35)

2nd and 4th Wednesdays, June 9 – July 21        

6:30-8pm

LEADERS: Kendra Hartman (kendra.hartman61392@gmail.com or 567-231-9942) and Felicia Chirico (fnchirico@yahoo.com or 419-564-2135)

TOPIC: A group for young adults to meet and create lasting, authentic relationships and connections.

LOCATION: Crossroads Coffee & Tea

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE:  Relational

CITY CENTER BIBLE STUDY

Tuesdays, June 8 – July 27 

9:30-11am

LEADER: Mark Montgomery (monty1095@yahoo.com or 419-651-7100)  

TOPIC: Various biblical studies. Come be a part of our community in connecting with our City Center guests on laundry days. A great opportunity to grow in Christ as well as being a witness to those who are seeking Him.

LOCATION: City Center, 29 N. Main St.

Children’s Ministry: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional

 

SONSHINE LADIES

Tuesdays, June 8 – July 27

1:30-3pm

LEADER: Kathlynn Cramer (kathlynn47@gmail.com or 419-571-6970)

TOPIC: Chasing Vines – The video series by Beth Moore explores the vineyard’s secrets for an abundant and meaningful life through Scripture. Beth uncovers how ever part of our lives-even the rockiest soil (times)- is used by God to make a difference for His Kingdom, using you not matter what is going one. He is there with you!

LOCATION: Park Ave Campus

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological 

GLENDALE BOULEVARD COMMUNITY GROUP

Every other Saturday, June 5 – July 31 

5-8pm

LEADERS: Jesse & Mary Houser

(maryelizabethlong@yahoo.com or 419-989-5560)  

TOPIC: Bible study and fellowship

LOCATION: 473 Glendale Boulevard, Mansfield

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological and Relational

TUESDAY MORNING MEN’S GROUP

Every Tuesday      

7-8am  

LEADER: John Price (jprice@charlesritter.com or 419-512-1250)  

TOPIC: Open gospel conversations of how God is working in our lives

LOCATION: Park Ave Campus  

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Relational

 

 

 

LEXINGTON MEN’S STUDY GROUP

Every Saturday      

7-8am  

LEADER: Dr. Rusty Whiteamire (419-631-1072) and Ron Biddle (ron.biddle@crossroadswired.com or 419-571-3337)

TOPIC: In this weekly study, we look at the basic tenets and theological truths of the Christian faith. This is a study of the fundamental beliefs that every Christian should acknowledge and believe.

Location: Lexington Campus  

Children’s Ministry: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological

LEXINGTON/ONTARIO COMMUNITY GROUP

Every other Sunday, June 6 – July 25       

6:30pm

LEADERS: Kevyn and Monica Morehead; Chris and Brittany Trease

(kevyn.morehead@icloud.com or 419-632-3899)  

TOPIC: 40 Days of Love by Rick Warren 

LOCATION: Various group members’ homes

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: Purchase 40 Days of Love by Rick Warren

GROUP TYPE: Theological and Relational

 

 

ASHLAND COMMUNITY GROUP

1st and 3rd Sundays, July 18 – September 19        

6-8pm

LEADERS: Jay and Diana Moss (mossj@firstenergycorp.com or 419-564-1505)  

TOPIC: The Book of James – Video and discussion. We will hear from Frances Chan as he reviews the book of James and discuss the key points he shares in the video. This group is open to all who desire to grow in their spiritual maturity and be connected with other believes who have a passion to share gospel message in our community, region, and around the world.

 

 

LOCATION: Various group members’ homes

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: Purchase 40 Days of Love by Rick Warren

GROUP TYPE: Theological and Relational

HOME RD COMMUNITY GROUP

Every Wednesday      

7-8pm  

LEADER: David & Elisabeth Etzel (djetzel@juno.com or 419-610-8034) 

TOPIC: Deeper Study of the current sermon series

LOCATION: 681 Home Rd South, Mansfield, 44906 

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: Children are welcome but no formal childcare

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological

ROCK RD COMMUNITY GROUP

2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month      

7-8:30pm  

LEADER: Roger Speck (rspeck182@yahoo.com or 419-512-6237)

TOPIC: Twelve Ordinary Men by John MacArthur. Studying how God uses common men for uncommon purposes.

Location: 1380 Rock Rd, Mansfield  

Children’s Ministry: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological

LADIES’ BIBLE STUDY

Every Wednesday       

10am-12pm

LEADER: Debbie Bauer (419-566-2203)  

TOPIC: Studying the book of Joel

LOCATION: Park Ave Campus

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological 

STEWART RD COMMUNITY GROUP

Every other Sunday, June 6 – August 1      

6-8pm  

LEADERS: Scott & Connie Washburn (s.washburn62@gmail.com or 419-610-8218) 

TOPIC: Deeper Study of the current sermon series

LOCATION: 1085 Stewart Rd N, Mansfield

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological

YOUNG ADULT MARRIED GROUP

Monthly      

6:30-8pm  

LEADERS: Kaleb & Donnamarie Packer (donnamarie.packer@gmail.com or 419-377-5329) 

TOPIC: This summer we will focus on group fellowship-building and service projects for the community.

LOCATION: 301 Ruth Ave, Mansfield

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Missional and Relational

ROCK RD COMMUNITY GROUP

2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month      

7-8:30pm  

LEADER: Roger Speck (rspeck182@yahoo.com or 419-512-6237)

TOPIC: Twelve Ordinary Men by John MacArthur. Studying how God uses common men for uncommon purposes.

Location: 1380 Rock Rd, Mansfield  

Children’s Ministry: No

FEE: None

GROUP TYPE: Theological