Bethesda | Connect Groups
 
2020
 
Please contact the church office if you are interested in joining any of the following Connect Groups.
 
Connect Groups are starting and are a great way to meet people, grow spiritually, plug in at BWC, and serve. Check out the groups below. Please contact the church office at 673-0023  and contact the connect coach and get connected. 
 
 
OPEN TO EVERYONE
 
Adult Sunday School Class: A on the book of Revelation
Connect Coach: Les Hitchcock

Target Group: Open to all adults

Synopsis: We will be studying the book of Revelation verse by verse. We will try to cover a chapter each week, but we will take as long as necessary to understand God’s Word.

When: Sunday mornings // 9:00-10:30a (This group began August 2, but is an ongoing study)

Location: BWC // Classroom A

Cost: $12.00 for book (optional)

Please contact Les or the church office to register for this class.
 
 

Intercessory Prayer Connect Group

Connect Coach: Auda Whalen and Billie Rae Charles

Target Group: This connect group is open anyone who feels the call to intercessory prayer.  Synopsis: Life without prayer is like a wall with a gaping hole, a puzzle without directions, and a story with no hope. If you believe prayer makes a difference, then come be a part our group praying for our church, city, nation and world.

When: Mondays // 6:00-7:30p 

Location: BWC Sanctuary
 
 
 

Songs, Scriptures and Stories  

Connect Coach: Marcine Husman

Synopsis: If you enjoy the hymns, this group is for you. When we gather, you can sing or just listen while enjoying a cup of coffee with others who enjoy the hymns as well. If you play or are learning to play an instrument, please bring it and play along with us. We share scripture and stories of God’s blessings in our lives.

When: Wednesday // 2:30-3:30p

Location: Bethesda Worship Center Ron Cunningham Fellowship Hall

Supplies: Your voices
 
 
 

Cooking Together

Connect Coach: Joe Niverson

Synopsis: This group is open to anyone who desires to serve others through meal preparations and cooking together. There will be at time of sharing the Word and preparing meals to given to those in need. Joe will be guiding and instructing on cooking techniques and meal prep.

When: Tuesdays // 6:30p

Location: Bethesda Worship Center Ron Cunningham Fellowship Hall

 

Sign Language Connect Group                                                                      

Connect Coach: Kathy Miller                                                                                                                             

Synopsis: For anyone who would like to learn basic sign language as well as spending time in fellowship.                                                                                                                                     

When: Saturdays, 6:00-7:30p

Location: Bethesda Worship Center // Classroom A                                                                                             
 
 
WOMEN’S
 

Women’s Connect Group: “I Am Woman Watch Me Soar” by Laurie Houde  

Connect Coach: Amanda Niverson

Target Group: This group is open to all women.

When: Wednesday // 6:30-8:00p (Beginning date Sept 23- please contact the office)

Location: Bethesda Worship Center

Supplies: Your Bible

Cost: $12.00 for the workbook
 
 
 
 

Friday Morning Women’s Connect Group: “Unshakable Hope” by Max Lucado  

Connect Coach: Cheryl Roberts

Target Group: This group is open to all women.

Synopsis: In Unshakable Hope, Max Lucado unpacks 12 of the Bible’s most significant promises, equipping you to overcome difficult circumstances by keeping your focus on the hope found in the promises of Scripture. Whether it’s heart disease or cancer, job failure or addiction, natural disasters or family disasters, mass murders or mental illness, there are so many reasons to be overwhelmed and hope can feel hard to come by. Through this study, you will be reminded that God’s promises are irrevocable because: God is unchanging – God is faithful – God is strong -God cannot lie.

When: Friday // 10:00a

Location: BWC Living Room

Supplies: Your Bible

Cost: $10.00 for the workbook
 
 
 

Anna’s Friends  

Connect Coach: Deaconesses of Bethesda

Target Group: This group is open to the widows of Bethesda

Synopsis: This is a monthly luncheon for the widows of Bethesda Worship Center to come together for a time of fellowship, laughter, and food.

When: One time a month 11:30a-1:00p // (Dates: Sept 15, Oct 20, Nov 10, Dec 15)

Location: BWC Ron Cunningham Fellowship Hall
Please contact Vixie Miller 752-4798
 

 

                                                                       JR HIGH GIRLS

 

INSPIRE: Young Women’s Discipleship Group:   

Connect Coach: Graci Lee & Taylor Bowie

Target Group: This group is open to girls in grades 6th-8th.

Synopsis: We will be studying various biblical topics, enjoying fellowship and growing together in their faith.

When: Saturdays // 10:00-11:30a

Location: BWC Youth Room

Supplies: Your Bible

JR HIGH GUYS
 

LEVEL UP: Young Men’s Discipleship Group:   

Connect Coach: Evan Treu, Chris Updike, & Chandler Lee

Target Group: This group is open to young men in grades 6th-8th.

Synopsis: We will be studying various biblical topics, enjoying fellowship and growing together in their faith.

When: Saturdays // 10:00a

Location: BWC  

Supplies: Your Bible

MEN’S
 

Men’s Connect Group: “Wild at Heart” by John Eldredge 

Connect Coach: Pastor Scott

Target Group: Men of all ages

Synopsis: In Wild at Heart, John Eldgredge invites men to recover their masculine heart, defined in the image of a passionate God.

When: Thursdays // 6:30am  

Location: BWC Living Room

Supplies: Bible

Cost: $10.00 for book 
 
 

Thursday Morning Men’s Connect Group: “Wild at Heart” by John Eldredge 

Connect Coach: Pastor Scott

Target Group:  This group is open to men of all ages.

Synopsis: In Wild at Heart, John Eldgredge invites men to recover their masculine heart, defined in the image of a passionate God.

When: Thursdays // 10:00am   

Location: BWC Living Room

Supplies: Bible

Cost: $10.00 for book 
 
 

Thursday Evening Men’s Connect Group: “Stepping Up” Video Series

Connect Coach: Pastor Scott

Target Group:Open to all guys.

Synopsis: We will be digging deeper into what it means to step up and live a courageous life; unpacking what biblical manhood looks like and what it means to be a godly, courageous man in today’s world.  

When: Thursdays // 6:30-8:00p 

Location: BWC Living Room

Supplies: Bible 

YOUNG ADULTS
 

College & Careers

Connect Coach: Pastor Scott

Target Group: Young Adults ages – 18-25 years old

Synopsis: This group is for young adults that desire to deepen their understanding of God’s Word, network together with other college students and professional and receive encouragement in their faith.

When: Mondays // 6:00p (Beginning September 14th

Location: Varies

Supplies: Bible 
 
 

Young Adult Men’s: J15

Connect Coach: Brayden Lee and Ben DeLeon

Target Group: This a group for young men ages 9th grade – 21 years old.

Synopsis: This group is for young adults that desire to grow in their relationship with the Lord and to deepen relationships with other young adults. We multiply into age appropriate groups for some discussion.

When: Thursdays // 8:00p     

Location: BWC Youth Room
 
 

Young Adult Women’s: J15

Connect Coach: Graci Lee

Target Group: This a group for young women ages 9th grade – 21 years old.

Synopsis: This group is for young adults that desire to grow in their relationship with the Lord and to deepen relationships with other young adults. We multiply into age appropriate groups for some discussion.

When: Thursdays // 8:00p     

Location: BWC Youth Room

MARRIED COUPLES

Marriage Matters

Target Group: This a group for married couples

Synopsis: We come together for a time of sharing, connecting and strengthening our relationships. We meet on Sundays at various homes and enjoy fellowship over a potluck meal.

When: Sundays // 1:00p     

Location: Various Couple’s Homes

Please contact the church office for more information.

Please call the church office at 673-0023 for further information.

 
 
 
The Pool:
Connect Coach: Various BWC Ministry Team and Staff
Target Group: Anyone who is need of prayer or have friends that do, then please come in and bring your friends and we will pray for their needs. The Pool is a prayer time at Bethesda for those in need of prayer ministry.  
When: Tuesdays / 12:15-1:30p   
Location: Bethesda Sanctuary
 
 
Worship Ministry Connect Group:
Connect Coach: Worship Ministry Leaders
Target Group: Those who have a heart of prayer, worship, service, and a desire to help lead others to have a meaningful encounter with God through worship. This connect group meets weekly on predetermined days/times to worship together, study, connect, and serve by preparing for Sunday morning worship.  
When: Days/Times vary, but are scheduled in advance   
Location: Bethesda
Outreach Focus: Leading worship for VOA and Celebrate Recovery
Please contact the church office to set up a time to speak with Evan