Ministries - Small Groups
Groups are open to the community and people from other congregations
and faiths. Join one now!
Beth Moore Bible Study (women)
Please join us again this fall as we delve into the study of James. James, Jesus' own brother started as a skeptic . See how one climpse of the resurrected Savior turned an unbeliever into a disciple with Beth Moore's study "James: Mercy Triumphs". And in the process, learn how you can put your own faith into action. Meets 1st, 3rd and 5th Thursdays at 6:45 p.m.
Leaders: Catherine Westby and Kris Erickson. Coordinators: Lois Jacobs, 612.910.5125, and Donna Smith, 651.484.9142.
Spiritual Formation Group
Do you want to deepen your relationship with God, learn to commune with him and reflect his character. Cost: $15.00.
Leader: Terri Hansen, 651.636.6591 for dates and place
Spice of Life Women’s Group
This group focuses on maturing in our Christian Walk. Fridays 9:15-11:15 a.m., Central Library.
Leader: Gladys Langelett.
Loving Family and Friends Who are Gay (GLBT)
A safe place to find support, share hopes, dreams and pain in a confidential setting. Call 651.646.2751 for dates and place.
Leader: Mary Ann Lau
This group will focus on fellowship as well as studies. Subjects determined by group. Dates and times determined by group.
Leaders: Dr. Clarence Bass and Carolyn Bass. 651.645.6300.
Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart
Six true things you need to know now! There will be insights from psychiatrist Gordon Livingston, MD, withadded Biblical texts and insights from Pastor John Anderson. Group meets Sunday evenings, 6:00 p.m.
Leader: Pastor John F. Anders. 651.646.2751
Everyone is welcome to a weekly prayer group in the library of Central Baptist Church.
Leaders: Vic & Marilyn Wynquist 651.797.4679 and Donna Smith 651.484.9142.
Pot Luck Group
Meet together through the year, rotating homes. Dates, times, locations TBD.
Leader: Church Office--651.646.2751.
We will meet every other month to study and discuss the book Generous Justice by Timothy Keller. How we practice justice in the public square and how we should practice personal justice.
Leader: Vic Winquist 651.797.4679.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)
All mothers of children birth through age six are invited to join us the second & fourth Thursday evenings of the month at 6:00 p.m. for fellowship, crafts, teaching, treats and fun! Childcare is provided.
Leader: Jessica McMahon 651.452.5490.
COMING THIS WINTER--Feed My Starving Children
This inter-generational group (children included) will meet monthly to help package food for distribution to needy children around the world. the group will meet at the food distribution site in Coon Rapids starting in January (through June).
Leader: Pat Tunell 651.484.9609. (after 5:00 p.m.)
Wednesday Morning Bible Study
Study of assorted Bible passages based on Devotional Guide, Encounter with God, from Scripture Union Devotional. Personal, practical. Meets at church, 9:30 a.m.
Leader: Russ Baustian 612.963.8584.
Love and Respect
We invite married couples, young and old, to view the marriage enrichment DVD series, "Love and Respect" by Rev. Emerson Eggerichs. Child care is provided.
Leaders: Rob and Janet Boyd 651.639.1939.