Small Groups offer special ways to grow together as Christians through fellowship, service, study, and support for one another. For information about a small group contact the designated leader or our Deacon for Small Groups, Judy Geck 713-3047.


Amani Bead Workshops combine fellowship, creativity and mission. Participants make beautiful jewelry with hand-made ceramic beads from Kenya. Proceeds support the Amani Children’s Foundation. We meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month 10:00am-12:00pm. Contact Peg Johnson (919) 880-1491.

Cancer Support Group welcomes anyone whose life has been affected by cancer, is undergoing cancer treatment, or if someone you love has cancer. There is no sign up or long term commitment. We meet on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 12:00pm. Contact Phyllis Johanson 253-4760.

Chancel Choir supports our worship each week with inspirational song, practicing Wednesday evenings at 7:00 and Sunday mornings at 10:30. Contact Laurie Russ, Director of Music.

Disciple Small Group is a covenant group of dedicated members who study the bible and pray for one another, offering mutual support and friendship. Disciple will gladly mentor others who desire to begin a similar covenant group. Contact the Church Office.

Grief Support Group gathers monthly in support of one another in the ways each of us deal with loss. We use “Healing After Loss” by Martha Whitmore Hickman as a guide and daily devotion. All are welcome. Your grief need not be new. We meet on the second Thursday of each month at 10:45am in the Church Library. Contact Judy Sawers 845-3395.

Men’s Roundtable. This new men’s group explores our faith journey through open discussion using the daily devotion books Uncommon Life Daily Challenge written by Tony Dungy and God’s Wisdom for Navigating Life by Timothy Keller. Each day’s devotion includes a Bible verse and life-applying interpretation, with themes such as friends, family, influence, and potential. We meet in the Church Library Wednesday mornings, 9:30-11:00. Contact Bob Jahnes 470-3260..

Pre-Choir Supper. This dinner group is for choir members and non-choir friends. We meet each Wednesday, Sept-June at 5:30 PM, at various venues in the Southport area to share food, fellowship and fun – no regular commitment necessary. A weekly email notice gives the   dining spot for Wednesday. Everyone is welcome, but it is helpful to know who is joining us to reserve a place. Contact Bob Lee 253-3000.

Walk/Run with God connects our spiritual lives with physical exercise: running and walking. We gather for short devotion, support, and prayer and then we run or walk at our own preferred distance and pace. We meet Monday mornings at 8:30 in Fellowship Hall. Contact Angie Kaley (518)307-8251.

Young Family Fellowship invites everyone close to their 30s and 40s (and children) to meet monthly for a casual dinner gathering. Contact Ann, or Bob Jahnes, 470-3260.