Life Groups

If Only One

“If only one comes to know you, Lord, it will have been worth it.” When was the last time you prayed, thought, or said that before you taught a class, shared a message, signed up to serve, or invited someone to dinner? Well, I don’t remember saying it back in May when planning to launch…

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What Is Alpha?

Alpha is a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith, typically run over 11 weeks. Each talk looks at a different question around faith and is designed to create conversation. Alpha is run all around the globe, and everyone is welcome. We have several classes beginning this fall at both the East Cobb and North…

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The Genius of the And

I never liked it when my former boss would respond to my asking if I should be working on this OR that by saying, “It’s the Genius of the ‘AND.’”  However, his vantage point was higher than mine. He knew for me to grow and for us to achieve our vision and mission, attention was…

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Why Join a Life Group?

What do you get when you have a small group of women who are in their 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 50’s, and 60’s who meet together each week to study the Bible and talk about their relationship with God? You get transformed lives for Jesus Christ. That’s what being in an adult life group is all…

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Tune Out to Tune In

I am not sure what I thought would happen when I agreed to participate in the media fast that my Bible study group proposed last fall. You see, I was already familiar with the Romans 12 instruction to not conform to the pattern of the world. I had discovered the benefits of that truth long…

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Find Your Life Group!

Everyone:  This is your opportunity to join a small group that does life together and helps our large church community feel smaller.  It is a place to grow in your relationship with Christ, with others and to connect you to others in the same season of your life. Life Groups meet in homes, offices, and…

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My Life Group Has Become Family

I was recently asked what my life group means to me and how it has impacted my faith. It is hard to put into words just how much my current and past life groups have impacted me, but I will try. I grew up at Mt. Bethel. My family started attending when I was in third grade.…

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Coincidence or God’s Perfect Timing?

We all have busy lives, and mine is no exception. Morning devotion was something I use to do on the fly but now I really do start my day with a little more “quality” God-time. I get up a little earlier, fix a cup of coffee, and and read my devotion book. This morning was…

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