Winter/Spring 2017 Connect Groups
LIFE ISSUES ACCORDING TO SCRIPTURE | SUNDAYS, 9:00AM | FIRESIDE ROOM | GEORGE & GEORGIA PEREZ, FACILITATORS Ongoing. An interactive group, where participants can share their life experiences and explore together how God’s Word applies to our lives. Adults of all ages, stages and seasons of life are invited to join the discussion. For more information, please contact George or Georgia Perez via email: email@example.com.
THE 3RD ACT | SUNDAYS, 9:00AM | CONFERENCE ROOM | DUANE & THERESA TREMAIN, FACILITATORS
Begins January 29. Learn now to navigate transitions and make the rest of your life count! Are you an empty nester, maybe the kids have moved back in, thinking about downsizing, re ring, restructuring, redirecting your career or life? Come and discuss ‘What’s next?’, using insights from author Norman Wright. Take the opportunity to reflect on where God is leading you in this next season of your life. For more information, contact Duane or Theresa Tremain, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BIBLE DISCOVERY | SUNDAYS, 10:30AM | ROOM 102 | DAVID RASH & MARTY GLASER, FACILITATORS Ongoing. Have you ever wanted to take a trip to the Holy Land and walk where Jesus walked, see what Jesus saw? Join us as we visit different Biblical sites and hear Biblical stories. This series of video was produced and narrated by teacher and historian Ray Vanderlaan, who guides pilgrims through the Holy Land. For more information, contact David Rash, email@example.com.
FEEDING ON THE WORD: THE MIND OF CHRIST | SUNDAYS, 10:30AM | CONFERENCE ROOM | CHAR & TIM SEAWELL, FACILITATORS Begins January 22. This study is an introduction to the many ways of meditating and praying with scripture. Explore the depths of the Word, learn to listen to God through it, and allow your life to be shaped by it. Daily journaling, study of scripture and readings form the basis of our work on Sundays. For more information, contact Tim or Char, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP | 3rd SUNDAY, 10:30AM | FIRESIDE ROOM | VICKI MORRIS, FACILITATOR
Begins January 15. Anyone invited to read the book and join the discussion, each third Sunday of the month. Book selection for January is The Inner Voice of Love by Henri J.M. Nouwen, February is God is Closer Than You Think by John Ortberg. For more information, contact Vicki Morris, email@example.com.
WOMEN’S STUDY | SUNDAYS, 6:30PM-8:30PM | LOCATION VARIES | KIFFEN ROBERTS, FACILITATOR For more information, contact Ki en Roberts, firstname.lastname@example.org.
CONTAGIOUS CHRISTIANITY: A STUDY OF 1 Thessalonians | TUESDAYS, 9:00AM | The Robert's Home (Please message facilitator for address.)
CHAR SEAWELL, FACILITATOR Begins January 24. If Christianity were a disease would others become infected with it by being around you or your church? Many Christians and the churches they a end carry around a mild strain of Christianity — just enough to inoculate the culture, but not enough to pass on the disease. The truth is Christianity is the only disease that will keep people from spiritual death. Join us as we study together to learn what God’s Word teaches us about how to become contagious. For more information, contact Chart at email@example.com.
STAMPs (55+) | 3rd TUESDAY, 12:00PM | VARIOUS LOCATIONS Ongoing. Anyone 55+is invited to join this active group. The STAMPs are involved in many church ministries, as volunteers and prayer warriors. For more information, contact the church office, firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN’S PRECEPT BIBLE STUDY: JOHN, PART 3 | TUESDAYS, 6:30PM-8:00PM | SEMINAR ROOM | CAROL MITCHELL, FACILITATOR Begins January 24. Materials fee: $24.00. For more information, contact Carol Mitchell, email@example.com.
MEN EQUIPPED | TUESDAYS, 6:30PM-8:00PM | ROOM 102 | RICK JEWETT & JOHN MITCHELL, FACILITATORS Begins January 24. The group will be studying a work by Chip Ingraham. For more information, contact Rick Jewett , firstname.lastname@example.org or John Mitchell, email@example.com.
CREATIVE COLORING | 1st & 3rd TUESDAYS, 6:30PM-8:00PM | 2225 BAIRD AVE., SNOHOMISH | LOIS REED, FACILITATOR Begins January 24. Ladies, you are invited to join others for coloring, connection and conversation. Artistic and non-artistic are encouraged to a end. Invite your friends, too! Various art supplies will be available. A short devotional will be shared. Childcare is not provided. For more information, contact Lois Reed, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SEWING GROUP | 2nd & 4th TUESDAYS, 6:30PM-8:00PM | ROOM 114 | DUARE CHAPMAN, FACILITATOR
Begins January 24. Enjoy fellowship and fun, while creating quilts, mittens, doll clothes, etc., for a variety of ministries. No experience necessary. For more information, contact Duare Chapman, email@example.com.
MOM & ME PLAY GROUP | 10:00AM-11:30AM | CROSSVIEW CHURCH GYM | MURIEL WOLFER, FACILITATOR
Begins January 25. A great way to meet other moms (or caregivers) around the community and from CrossView Church. CrossView has provided a place for mothers to connect and enjoy the company of other mothers, a me to share about life or simply relax while your kids run and play. For more information, contact Muriel Wolfer, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOUL CARE | 1st & 3rd WEDNESDAYS | VICKI MORRIS, FACILITATOR The Soul Care Group provides a sacred and safe environment where ladies can gather together to share their journeys. Currently, they are reading and discussing the book Growing Stronger. For specific information about this group, including meeting me and location, please contact Vicki Morris, email@example.com.
MEN OF THE WORD | THURSDAYS, 6:30AM-7:30AM | FAMILY ROOM | JON SWANSON, FACILITATOR
Begins January 26. Men, you are invited to join Pastor Jon one hour, once a week. Bring your Bibles. Coffee and donuts provided. For more information, contact Pastor Jon, firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN OF THE WORD | THURSDAYS, 6:30PM-7:30PM | SEMINAR ROOM | JADA SWANSON, FACILITATOR
Begins January 26. Ladies, join us one hour, once a week. Bring your Bibles. Coffee and snacks provided. For more information, contact Pastor Jada, email@example.com.
ANDREW’S CONNECT GROUP | 1st & 3rd THURSDAYS, 6:00PM | 1911 TERRACE AVE., SNOHOMISH | LEW McALLISTER, FACILITATOR Begins January 26. For more information, contact Dave Andrews, firstname.lastname@example.org.
HAUG’S CONNECT GROUP | 2nd & 4th THURSDAYS, 6:30PM | 19024 45th DR. NE, ARLINGTON | IRV & SHARON HAUG, FACILITATORS : GROUP IS AT CAPACITY
MEN’S CONNECT @ BUZZ INN | FRIDAYS, 6:30AM | BUZZ INN, SNOHOMISH | IRV HAUG, FACILITATOR
Ongoing. All men invited to join us for food, fellowship, relevant discussion. The group closes with prayer requests and prayer. For more information, contact Irv Haug, email@example.com.
1st FRIDAYS | 1st FRIDAYS, 6:30PM-8:30PM | 13110 183RD AVE. SE, SNOHOMISH | JON & JADA SWANSON, FACILITATORS
Begins February 3. at 1st Fridays, the genera ons are represented from the single digits to the Senior Saints, and we love it! There is something sacred and significant that takes place whenever folks gather around the table. Join us for dinner, thought-provoking discussion and prayer. For more information, contact Jada Swanson, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BOOKS & BITES | 3rd FRIDAYS, 6:30PM-8:30PM | 13110 183RD AVE. SE, SNOHOMISH | JADA SWANSON, FACILITATOR
Begins February 17. Do you like to read? If so, Pastor Jada invites women of all ages to connect each month with new and old friends, a good book and a delicious dinner. Book selection for February: Present Over Perfect: Leaving Behind Fran c for a Simpler, More Soulful Way of Living by Shauna Niequist (https://amzn.com/0310342996). For more information, contact Pastor Jada, email@example.com.
BUURSTRA’S CONNECT GROUP | FRIDAYS, 6:30PM | LOCATIONS VARY | TIM & PAIGE BUURSTRA, FACILITATORS : GROUP IS AT CAPACITY
MEN’S CONNECT GROUP IN FOBES HILL | SATURDAYS, 6:30AM | 4506 FOBES RD., SNOHOMISH | DICK RODLAND, FACILITATOR Ongoing. All men are invited to join us for food, fellowship and prayer. For more information, contact Dick Rodland, 425.334.2856.
MEETING DAY TBD:
HORSE RIDING CONNECT GROUP | TIME/LOCATION TBD | DONEATTA GODINEZ, FACILITATOR
Calling all horse lovers at CrossView: You are invited to join us as we grow in Christ and fellowship, surrounded by the ambience of horses and God’s glorious creation. All levels of riders are welcome. Riders provide their own horse/gear/tack. Location and times of rides will be created by the facilitator and communicated to the group. For more information, contact Doneatta Godinez, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SOUL SISTERS | TIME/LOCATION TBD | PASTOR JADA SWANSON & MEGAN CUTTER, FACILITATORS
Navigating the challenges and triumphs of life with anxiety in a sacred community: Anxiety is an unwanted companion that follows everywhere, and can awaken at the most inopportune times. Although we learn to live with it, anxiety can be draining: emotionally, spiritually, mentally and physically. Participants will have the opportunity to share their concerns, frustrations, ask questions and share breakthroughs. This is NOT a therapy group, but a place to offer hope, encouragement, prayer and support to and with others. Due to the sensitive nature of this group, meeting me and location is confidential. For more information, contact Pastor Jada, email@example.com or Megan Cutter, megan.cutters-ak.com.