LifeGroups are the backbone of friendships and accountability! Here at Abba's House, we offer a wide variety of LifeGroups for all ages and interests. The pastor and staff strongly encourage every member to find a group to call home in order to make lasting friendships and find valuable fellowship and growth! All LifeGroups begin at 9:15am each Sunday morning.
New Members Class
Teachers: Carmon & Antoine Carson, email@example.com
You've just joined Abba's House -- now what? How do you learn about everything Abba's House has to offer and find a place to fit in? Attend this 4 week class that meets quarterly. The next classes meet July 7-28 and October 6-27, 2013.
Soaring Without Limits / E-202
Teacher: Donna Huckabee, firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s time for the Body of Christ to take up our God given authority. It’s time to take the limits off of God, and off of our divine destinies. Let’s journey together to hear, receive, believe and live out all we were created for in Christ Jesus. It’s time for no limits!
Teacher: Rosemary Dupras, email@example.com
All are welcomed who want to Pursue His Destiny. This class for growing mature Christians who want to mentor and disciple others. This class is also for new believers who as protégés are hungry for more of God.
The Good Neighbor Class • 30’s Couples / F-405
Teachers: Ron & Audrey Jones; Co-Teachers: Ralston & Norma Maloney
Email: Ron - Wireease@aol.com, Audrey - firstname.lastname@example.org, Norma - email@example.com, Ralston -firstname.lastname@example.org
This class has discovered that it is in giving of ourselves we discover one of the great joys of life. It was Jesus who said that it is more blessed to give than to receive. In this class, you will learn to give of yourself to benefit others. The teaching is dynamic, creative and straight talk to the heart. You will learn from others and contribute to the learning experience of others. Your heart will be touched as you touch the needs of others. Class motto is He's not heavy; he's my brother.
Teacher: Joe Guthrie, email@example.com
Where is God in my storm? You can find an anchor in life’s rough waters in this very diverse class of champions who launch out and carry a vision to see people living for Christ.
Every day another so-called “hero” falls from grace. But in this theologically rich, historically accurate class, we introduce you to the real heroes who trusted God to meet the challenges of their lives. You will discover the power of Christ’s miracles, parables, death and resurrection. You will gain both knowledge and wisdom for living the Christian life. We encourage participation and fun.
Teachers: Art & Terri Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org
If there ever was a class that took a different look at things––this is the one. If you are looking for someplace with open dialogue that tackles the hard issues, then this is the class for you.
This class is excited about evangelism and outreach. We really take it to the community. We know the realities of life in the world and we want to meet practical and spiritual needs. This class raises the temperature from mere talk to infectious energy, action and lasting commitment to Christ.
This class shows how the Word of God refines and matures us, but also how we are refiners in the lives of our sisters and brothers in Christ. Get connected to this dynamic, creative, and dramatic class and go on an incredible journey together with a group all seeking the Kingdom and the righteousness of God.
The Vineyard / F-403
Teacher: Alan Johnston, Co-Teacher: Ben Holcomb
Email: Alan - Alan.email@example.com
A life in balance can be a struggle. This class believes that you can love God, serve in our Church, love your family, grow spiritually and not burn out while serving God. Masterful teaching is the focus of this class.
This class and all materials are in Spanish. Esta clase y todos los materiales están en español.
Men, you can become the champion God created you to be. Bond with other guys and step up to be a mighty man of God.
Welcome to an awesome and inspiring class that learns to study the Word of God with consistency and simplicity. This class wants you to seek a fresh experience with Christ. This is a family oriented class and all events are kid friendly.
This is a class for young married adults with children. All who are “Nearly” and “Newly” married are encouraged to be a part of this exciting, active and involved LifeGroup.
Teachers: John & Kim Jaques, Co-Teachers: Joe & Alicia Montijo
Email: John - firstname.lastname@example.org, Joe - email@example.com,
Alicia - firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a class for couples with young children. Join us as we live, laugh, love and learn together.
Couples and Singles are invited to this class where we pursue God and share life experiences.
Now that you are married with children, this class desires for you to build a great team together. This class will help you discover biblical secrets to crack the communication code in marriage and to reap the benefits as God intended. As we become friends, we want to build strong God-centered relationship and address the dilemmas of the young families in their thirties.
We do not take this journey alone. This class is filled with fun, study, prayer and projects. We come alongside to encourage parents to simplify your life, focus on priorities and maximize your impact. Some are ahead on the journey and many are just where you are. Others are coming behind you and need your help. Try this class. You will love it.
God does not intend for women to live their lives as a random assortment of people with similar interests who cross paths now and then. Come with great expectations to form friendships, explore spiritual truths, and have authentic discussions about issues that matter. It is fun, easy and over the top life changing. Theme verse is Judges 13:17,18.
Just Us Girls • (Women Only) / E-312 (Starts July 7)
Teachers: Sarah Newby, Isabell Flecha, Teresa Pritchard, Tracy Wright, Jewell McFarland
Email: Sarah - email@example.com, Teresa - firstname.lastname@example.org, Tracy - email@example.com
Open Word Class • 50’s Couples / F-Area1B
Teachers: Larry & Joyce Stanley, Co-teachers: Rick & Demarest Jensen
Email: Larry - Larry.firstname.lastname@example.org, Joyce - email@example.com,
Rick - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Couples and singles, come share in Bible Study, ministry and fun. We are in a 7 year survey of the whole Bible–book by book. Not only do we learn, but serve each other and serve in community projects. If you love adventure, come with us to the Hiwassee Train, River Gorge Explorer, Cumberland County Playhouse, cookouts and so much more.
Morning Glory • 50’s Women / F-414
Teacher: Linda Pemberton, Co-Teacher- Susie Hinkle
Email: Linda - email@example.com
Calling all sisters to a class you can call home. These charming women stay connected just like sisters in a family. Each week we catch up where we left off. All are true to their Christian roots and loyal to each other as family. Class verse is 1 Peter 3:34.
This is a gentle and blessed class for mentally and developmentally challenged adults age 18 and older. The class provides a Christian atmosphere that fosters a love for people as it gives hope, purpose and encouragement in a comfortable setting every Sunday.
Velocity-When life speeds up • Singles 20-30 / F-407
Teachers: Daniel McKee & Abby Brown, Co-Teachers: Gene & Pam Longobardi
Email: Daniel- firstname.lastname@example.org, Abby - email@example.com, Gene - firstname.lastname@example.org, Pam - email@example.com
Just the two of us/ Married without children / W-228
Teachers: Vernon & Chris Lundeen, Co-Teachers: Jeff & Andi Harrell/Jason & Jeri Rector
Email: Vernon - firstname.lastname@example.org, Chris - email@example.com, Jeff - firstname.lastname@example.org, Andi - email@example.com, Jason - firstname.lastname@example.org
Sanctified • Single Adults 20’s & 30’s / E-322
Teacher: Wendy Reed, email@example.com
Senior Adult LifeGroups
60+ Men / A-115
Teacher: John Day III, Co-teacher: Ron Rowlett
Email: John - Johnbdaylll@comcast.net
This men’s fraternity is centered around a simple Bible study, book by book. There is an open forum as well as prayer and practical outreach. We partner with the Lydia Class and we follow HIM!
60’s Men / A-110
Teachers: Bill Shifflett & Hal Lanter
This class meets to study God’s Word book by book and enjoys Block Parties and practical ministry. Prayer concerns and fellowship make this a strong band of brothers.
Ruth Class • 70’s Women / A-114
Teachers: Betty Martin and Betty Lanter, Co-teacher: Betty Ensley
This group of influential women hear from God, pray and study the scripture together. The class is designed to encourage others to walk in calling, purpose and faith.
Esther Class / A-112
Teacher: Hazel Kyker, firstname.lastname@example.org
Women who have served God faithfully come together for scripture, prayer, testimonies and outreach to the community.
Lydia Class • 60+ Women /A-118
Teacher: Diane Guthrie, Co-teacher: Judy Jenno
Email: Diane - email@example.com
Affectionately called the cream of the crop, these joy-filled, extremely busy women celebrate Christ in all they do from parties to prayer groups and from house to house. Come and see how much fun is waiting for you from a yada yada sisterhood.
God has placed these mighty women of faith in a circle of unique relationships and significant experiences of faith. Come and see how God can use you to strengthen the faith of those you care about.
Committed Couples / A-113
Teachers: Bill & Saundra Braden, firstname.lastname@example.org