Community Groups are our “traditional” small groups here at Real Life. Our hope is for everyone to live life alongside one another as we follow Jesus together. Please do not hesitate to contact Community Pastor, Joshua Shaw at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or questions you might have. To learn more about each group below, simply click on the link.
CEDAR ROAD - CHRIS & TINA GOODWIN
We are a group that is made up of couples in their 40's and 50's.
HICKORY - JOSH & CHRISTI COMBS
A group of mixed ages. We meet Sunday Evenings from 3:30 - 5PM
Our Community Group is designed for parents of children who attend Club 45 and/or Student Ministry on Sunday nights. This is an opportunity to meet and share life and God's perspective on the various challenge we face as parents. Sunday nights from 5:45 - 6:45PM
Real Life Christian Church - Brett & Sandra Coates
This group will be focusing on improving marriages together. This is a great time for those whose marriages are struggling to improve. Those who have a good marriage to work toward having a great marriage. We will be focusing our discussions on different areas of "Prepare and Enrich" marriage material. We will make it fun and impactful.
Greenbrier - Joseph & Kelly Pulk
We are in our late 30's with kids. We enjoy playing games, laughing, and telling stories. We welcome all and have fun gathering. Every other Sunday @ 15:00 (aka 3PM)
We are mostly a group of "Middle Agers" with grown children. We start at 6:00pm on Thursday nights.We are having a "Souper Study" starting with a soup dinner followed by the study called, "Soul Care" by Jason Perkins through RightNow Media. We are a group of "empty nesters." Located in the Deep Creek area of Chesapeake. We love to laugh and have lively discussions and we would LOVE to welcome some new faces!
We are a brand new group starting Winter 2023. We are a couple in our 40’s with two grade school boys. We’re a Lego loving, board game playing family that enjoys having fun in a casual environment. Come in PJs or a tux…as long as you’re comfortable.
Grassfield - Doug & Shelley Scott
Wednesdays 6:30 - 8PM. We are a group of folks in the 50+ range. Planning to use "The Chosen" for our study.
Every other Thursday 6:30 - 8:30PM. Our group meets every other week and is made up of couples in their 30’s with young children who love games and food!
We are a community of mixed ages (currently adults ages 25- 71) with children from infant to age 13. We have dinner together each week and then spend time reading the Bible and praying together. We are going to continue our Tony Evans study on the Gospel of John this Fall!
KEMPSVILLE - DENNIS & NICOLE BOGGS
Thursday's 6:30PM. We are a group of married couples with children.
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The Young Adults (college age & twenty-somethings) Community Group meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 7-9PM.
GREAT EXPECTATIONS - CPC MISSIONS COMMUNITY GROUP
This group partners with a local ministry we support, the Crisis Pregnancy Center (CPC), to gather around families expecting a child as they prepare for becoming a parent. We meet weekly on Monday nights.
Real Life Men! Join us on Monday nights from 6:30-8pm for a 6 week Bible Study on The Power of the Holy Spirit by Tony Evans from April 17th - May 22nd.
Tuesday Morning Men's Group 7AM (1st and 3rd Tuesdays)
Thursday Morning Men's Group 7:30AM (Every Thursday)
Saturday Morning Men's Group 7AM (Every Saturday)
Women's Bible Study
Join us April 24th through May 22nd (Monday nights 630pm-800pm) as we watch content from IF: Gathering 2023! This conference features teachings from incredible speakers who are passionate about sharing the Gospel and equipping women to live out their faith confidently and intentionally. We will also hear from some of our own RL women - we believe the Holy Spirit has something specifically for the women of RL to hear, and we believe He does this through the testimonies of the women in our community. **We will also provide a Bible Study workbook to use during these 5 weeks with a Scripture reading plan and homework prompts.
Military Spouse Community Groups (Women Only)
This group is open to military spouses and will meet the last Wednesday of every month in the Greenbriar area from 630pm-800pm. Read More
Wednesday Morning Women's Bible Study - Grassfield Area
This group is open to ladies (of all ages) beginning February 16th (10am-1130am) and will be going through the study Focus by Cleere Cherry Reeves. Read More
STILL HAVE QUESTIONS
Contact Joshua Shaw, Community Pastor at email@example.com
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