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Bible Studies & Small Groups

We have several bible studies and small groups happening almost every night of the week. With studies/groups for men, women, and couples, we have something for everyone!  If you have any questions, feel free to contact any of the leaders listed or our Associate Pastor for Discipleship, Mark Tolley, at or 919-847-1536 x103. Childcare will be available–please reserve and confirm children’s names and ages with the office.
PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO LATE CHANGES, THIS PAGE IS MORE UP-TO-DATE THAN COMPASS MAGAZINE. *Participants are strongly encouraged to purchase class materials ($20 or less) and review before the group meets. After browsing the classes, sign up using the online form at the bottom of this page.


COVENANT Bible Study*
Topic/Curriculum:  COVENANT Bible Study
Begins Sept. 7, 2014 for 8 weeks
Leader:  Blase Kusterle, Cindy Henn, Alan Morgan
Locations & Times: 
Seekers, Stepping Stones, and The Well classes, 9:45 a.m.
Reflections class, 11:15 a.m.

Choose the Life: Exploring a Faith that Embraces Discipleship*
Begins Sept. 28, 2014 for 6 weeks
Leader:  Mark Tolley – Email Mark or 919-847-1536 x103
Location: S4
Sundays: 11:15 a.m.

The Yahweh Sisterhood* (Women’s Ongoing Group)
Topic/Curriculum: The Power of a Praying Wife
September 7 – December 14, 2014 (not meeting Nov. 30)
Leader: Erin Sloan
Location: E24
Sundays: 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Beth Moore Women’s Bible Study*
Topic/Curriculum:  Children of the Day: 1 & 2 Thessalonians
September 7 – December 8, 2014
Info: Call the church office at 919-847-1536
Location:  Fellowship Hall/Room S2 (alternating location each week)
Sundays:  5:00 to 6:00 p.m.


Beth Moore Women’s Group*
Topic/Curriculum: The Patriarchs
Begins Sept. 8 for 10 weeks
Leader: Linda Mayakis
Location: S2
Mondays: 9:30 a.m.

When God’s People Pray*
Begins Sept. 22 for 6 weeks
Leader:  Susan C. Lindblade – Email Susan or 919-847-1536 x114
Location: S3
Mondays: 10:00 a.m.


On the Edge with Eric 
Topic/Curriculum:  Varies (Resumes September 9, 2014)
Leader:  Eric Lindblade – Email Eric or 919-847-1536 x102
Location:  Room S2
Tuesdays:  10:00 to 11:05 a.m.

Emmaus Group
Topic/Curriculum:  Varies
Leader:  Ellender Mills – Email Ellender or 919-847-4099
Location:  Conference Room
Tuesdays:  11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

It’s Not Too Late: How God Uses Less Than Perfect People*
Begins Sept. 9, 2014 for 6 weeks
Leader:  Mark Tolley – Email Mark or 919-847-1536 x103
Location:  S2
Tuesdays:  7:00 p.m.

The Christian Atheist: Believing in God, but Living as if He Doesn’t Exist*
Begins Oct. 21, 2014 for 6 weeks
Leader:  Mark Tolley – Email Mark or 919-847-1536 x103
Location:  S2
Tuesdays:  7:00 p.m.


Wednesday Morning Small Group 
Topic/Curriculum:  Varies
Leader:  Pat Ford – Email Pat or 919-847-8671
Location:  Room Y1
Wednesdays:  7:00 – 8:00 a.m.

NAMED: The Disciples* (Men’s Group)
Begins Sept. 10, 2014 for 6 weeks
Leader:  Andy Ioos & Andy Thompson
Location: E24
Wednesdays: 7:00 p.m.

COVENANT Bible Study*
Topic/Curriculum:  COVENANT Bible Study
Begins Sept. 10, 2014 for 8 weeks
Leader:  Donna Wells
Location: E23
Wednesdays: 7:00 p.m.

Financial Peace University*
Topic/Curriculum:  Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University
Begins Sept. 10, 2014 for 13 weeks
Leader:  Rich Cottle
Location: S2
Wednesdays: 6:30-8:00 p.m.


Dinner Fellowship Groups
Contact:  Barbara Bays – Email Barbara
Location:  In homes of group members or restaurants
Dinner fellowship groups are a great way to make new friends in the congregation!  A group of 6-8 people meet for dinner once a month for 4 months.  The members of each group decide where to dine (i.e. at a group member’s home or a restaurant).  The point is to have fellowship, food, and fun.

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Location & Service Times

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Traditional: 8:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m.,
and 11:15 a.m. in the Sanctuary

Contemporary (Souljourn):
9:45 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall

Children's (SHINE):
Begins in 11:15 Traditional, then moves to Room S2


8501 Honeycutt Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 847-1536