These are the small group opportunities for Fall 2018. To sign up or if you have any questions, you may contact the church office or the study facilitator(s). All small groups will begin Wednesday, September 5th.
Dancing in No-Man’s Land (9 Weeks)
In our divided culture, author and pastor Brian Jennings encourages us as Christians to walk in peace, extend grace to all, AND hold on to truth. With scripture as a foundation, Jennings offers practical guidelines for walking with discernment and love.
Facilitators: Blair & Jan Maust
Cost: $13 (2018, NavPress)
Time/Room: 6:30 – 7:30p/Ministry Center Room # 110
Membership/Discipleship Matters (6 Weeks)
An orientation to basic Christian Beliefs, Basic Baptist Beliefs, What the church is and isn’t, Who we are as FBC Smithfield- our mission and ministries.
Facilitator: Lee Colbert, Bill Galloway
Cost: No Cost
Time/Room: 6:30 – 7:30p/Ministry Center Room # 112
Experiencing God (12 Weeks)
A wonderful study by Dr. Blackaby that explores the following themes. You will also be able to receive handouts/summaries of each lesson for your own personal study.
Week One – God’s Will and your Life
Week Two – Looking to God
Week Three – God pursues a love Relationship
Week Four – Love and God’s invitation
Week Five – God speaks – Part I
Week Six – God speaks – Part II
Week Seven – The Crisis of Belief
Week Eight – Adjusting your life to God
Week Nine – Experiencing God through Obedienc
Week Ten – God’s Will and the Church
Week 11 – Kingdom People
Week 12 – Experiencing God in your daily life
Facilitator: Faye Downs
Class Size: Open
Cost: None. (Buying workbook is optional.)
Time/Room: 6:30 – 7:30p/Parlor (Sanctuary Building)
Grief Share (13 Weeks)
GriefShare is a program with direction and purpose. With GriefShare you will learn how to walk the journey of grief and be supported on the way. It is a place where hurting people find healing and hope.
Facilitators: Frank Knott , Bill Clark
Class Size: Open
Cost: $15 per person
Time/Room: 6:15 – 7:45p/Ministry Center Conference Room
Bible Study in Fellowship Hall
We will be studying the book of James for the month of September with Mrs. Lynda Carroll leading the study. We will begin studying the book of Romans in October with Mr. Henry Wright. If you would like a Large Print study guide, please contact the church office Monday, September 17th. Study guides are $4.75 each. Payment must be received before books can be ordered. Study will begin October 3rd.