Life Groups

WOMEN

MONDAY BIBLE STUDIES
– OFF CAMPUS

Cuyahoga Falls
All About Grace! 
Beginning January 12, 7-8:30pm
Come to a deeper understanding of God’s Grace and allow it to transform and impact you everyday!  Go deep into God’s Word, exploring original languages, as well as parables and people in Scripture. Bring your Bible, your questions, and most of all your thirst for God and His Word.
For address and more details, contact Holly Wilson at 67holinski@gmail.com

Mogadore
Created to be His Helpmeet by Debi Pearl
Begins Monday, January 12, 7:30-8pm
Understand that Jesus is so much better than trying harder, doing more, or being good enough.  Cassie Lee leads this study for singles in her home.  To join, call or text: 330-931-7074, Participant books: $12

 

TUESDAY BIBLE STUDIES
– ON CAMPUS

Designed for women of all ages.

Daniel: Lives of Integrity, Words of Prophecy by Beth Moore.
January 13 – April 21, 10-11:30am
Study Daniel’s life as he faced pressures and temptations as Christians do today. Develop integrity in an enticing world and explore thrilling prophecies from this amazing prophet of God.  Personal 5-day study and group DVD sessions. (Study in progress since September, 2014)
Volunteer Center (Door 2C),  Participant books: $18

Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer
January 13- April 21, 10-11:30am
The ability to hear God’s Voice isn’t only for people who lived in Bible times.  The God who loves you enough to die for you loves you enough to talk to you!  Hear from some of the most well-known Christians in history about how God speaks and learn to discern his voice.
Classroom 112 (Door 2C),  Participant books: $13

Knowing God by Name, A Personal Encounter by Mary Kassian
January 13 – April 21, 10-11:30am
Focus on 35 Hebrew names of God that describe His character, His relationships, and His purpose. As you study these ancient names, you’ll be compelled to praise & worship the magnificence of God.
Prayer Room (Door 2C), Participant books: $13

The Law of Love, Lessons from Deuteronomy by Beth Moore
January 14 – April 21, 6:30-8pm
Often called “the heartbeat of the Old Testament, this study of Deuteronomy will impact your perception of Jesus’s Words regarding the greatest commandment. Life-changing moments you won’t want to miss.
Classroom 112 (Door 2C), Participant books: $11

Stuck: The Places We Get Stuck and the God Who Sets Us Free by Jennie Allen
January 13 – April 21, 6:30-8pm
Young adult women’s study about the struggles in our hearts and minds that rob us of God’s peace.  Recognize personal attitudes such as brokenness, anger, and fear in order to truly encounter God.
Volunteer Center (Door 2C), Participant books: $10

 

 WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDIES
– ON CAMPUS

Designed for women of all ages.

Hebrews by Lisa Harper
January 14 – April 22, 6:30-8pm
Often considered an intimidating portion of Scripture, but Harper makes digging into Hebrews fun and do-able.  Bridge the Old and New Testaments and see Jesus as the accessible King, an up-close Redeemer for us today.
Classroom 112, Participant books: $15

Malachi, A Love That Never Lets Go by Lisa Harper.
January 14 – April 22, 6:30-8pm
God’s love for us is not based on our performance and even in the worst of circumstances, God never walks away from us.
Memorial Chapel (Door 2C), Participant books: $15

A Women’s Guide to Making Right Choices by Elizabeth George.
January 14 – April 22, 6:30-8pm
Strategies and insights to help women experience greater productivity and spiritual blessing. From starting the day right to setting goals, make every minute count.
Volunteer Center (Door 2C), Participants books: $10

Mom2Mom, Support for Young Mothers.
January 14 – April 22, 6:30-8pm
Kids crying? Diapers piling up? Missing your social life? Then this small group is for you! Devotions, prayer, and meeting other young moms. Weekly relevant topics. Nursery available, but feel free to bring the baby with you if you prefer. Nursery -2yr. old side (Door 2C)

Before Amenby Max Lucado.
Max Lucado takes us on a journey to the very heart of biblical prayer, offering hope for doubts. Prayer is not a privilege for the pious nor the art of a chosen few, but simply a heartfelt conversation between God and His child.
Prayer Room (Door 2C), participant books: $11

 

MEN

BIBLE STUDY, OFF CAMPUS

Uniontown
Based in Uniontown, but men from other zip codes are welcome!  Refreshments, fellowship and engaging studies.  Sunday nights. Contact Eric at henryel1965@gmail.com for next available group.

 

TUESDAY BIBLE STUDIES, ON CAMPUS

Family, by Kenny Luck
Beginning January 12, 6:30-8pm
Six keys to becoming the spiritual leader of the home. Revolutionize the lives of men, but also the lives of wives and children, impacting generations to come.  Led by Josh Harris and Andy Smelser.
Fellowship Hall (north side), Participant books: $10

 

WEDNESDAY BIBLE STUDY, ON CAMPUS

Why I Believe, by Chip Ingram.
Beginning January 14, 6:30-8pm
DVD and discussion with Jim Sanderfer as you explore important topics and answer some of life’s most important questions. Children’s programs available during study.
Real Families Life Center (Door 4A), Classroom 8. Participant books: $12

Digging Into Scripture
Beginning January 14, 6:30-8pm
Expository study with Scott Wood. Search key topics straight from God’s Word. Walk-ins welcome. Children’s programs available during study.
Real Families Life Center (Door 4A), Classroom 2.

ESCAPE
Men’s Accountability Group.  Wednesday evenings at 8:15pm in the “KRAVE Kave” (Bldg 6, Door 6B). Contact Mike Wallace for latest topic information: mrwallace4@gmail.com

 

THURSDAY BIBLE STUDY, ON CAMPUS

Early Morning Men
Join Pastor Ed on a Life Mission Journey. Seven-week study offered four times a year; maximum group of 12 meets in his office. Thursdays, 6:30-7:30am.  Email sk@abt316.com to join the next group.

 

 

COUPLES/COED

iBuild
Step 2 on the ABT Spiritual Growth Ladder.  New Believers step forward in their journey of faith.  Six-week study taught regularly –  *exact date and location to be announced.

KRAVE
Post high school through late 20’s.  Monday night small group, 7pm, at Wallace home. For more information email Mike at mrwallace4@gmail.com

KRAVE also meets Sunday mornings at 9:30 in the “Krave Kave” (Bldg 6, Door 6C).  A variety of social events and relevant studies by leading authors.  Follow Krave topics, times and places on FB at KraveABT.

Dare to be Different: Marriage Mentoring
Life skills to improve your relationship.  Connect with a trained mentoring couple to help you navigate rough areas.  Ten-session commitment. For more information, contact Bob Lamm: rlamm@neo.rr.com; or Pastor Randy Vandemark: rv@abt316.com

Wednesday Night Mixed Life Group
Meeting from 6:30-8pm in the room 611 (Bldg 6, Door 1A or 6A).  Children’s programs and nursery available during study.

 

 

LIFE GROUPS

Celebrate Recovery
Overcome destructive behavior with the help of Jesus Christ and others who have been there.  Meets Wednesdays, 6:45-8:45pm. Crossroads Classroom (Upstairs, Bldg 6, Door 1A)

Grief Recovery
Support group meets Tuesday at 7pm, select times of the year; Memorial Chapel (Bldg 2, Door 2C).  Brochure available at information centers.

Homeschooling Moms’ Group
Meet regular with Stacy Jons.  Play dates, idea-share, fellowship.  Contact Stacy at 330-701-2992 for various times and locations.

Archery Shoots: (Pre-archery season)
Men and women invited to Brimfield location for hot dogs and target practice. Every other Tuesday, 6:30 pm, contact Bud Strunk at gtskls2@aol.com.

Joyseekers
For fun-loving seniors! Weekly gatherings are Thursday at 10 a.m. (March-December)  in the Memorial Fellowship Hall (Door 2C). Events/trips also scheduled throughout the year. For details and schedules, contact Bob at 330-745-8824, ext 229 or at bp@abt316.com.

Heaven’s Hikers
Walk the indoor facility Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:30-10:00 am.  Enter through door 1A by north side canopy. (Sept-May) For more information contact Bob, 330-745-8824, ext 229 or at bp@abt316.com.

Prayer Quilters:  Sew quilts for the sick.  Knots tied on Sundays with love and prayer as reminder that prayer changes things. Call Marylee at 330-628-1831

Sports Teams/Other Affinity Groups:  Car enthusiasts, Softball, Golf, and Upwards sports!  Check bulletin, website, or phone ABT for latest details.