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American Heritage

Led by: Karen Vermeulen

Location: CCC


Open to all ages, this class will be presenting America's forgotten History and Heroes with an emphasis on our moral, religious, and constitutional heritage. Seniors and families with school aged-children are especially encouraged to join as we navigate and discuss the "American Heritage Series" DVD series with historian David Barton.


MEETS WEEKLY ON THURSDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 35% | LEARN: 65% Defined: Your Identity In Christ

Led by: Lynda Stallwood & Susan Brow

Location: CCC


This online discussion group will cover the content in the book, "Defined: Who God Says You Are." We will discuss approximately 4-5 chapters per week. Participants will be requested to read the content prior to the weekly discussion. Interested parties at every level of the Christian experience will benefit greatly from this class! COST $15


MEETS WEEKLY ON MONDAYS AT 7PM | ONLINE OR IN PERSON

LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 80%
Genesis, Science & You

Led by: Howie LaGorio

Location: CCC


1 Peter 3:15 encourages us to be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks about why we believe as we do. Ranging in topics from creation to evolution, this group is designed to strengthen the church body in the book of Genesis and its relevance to our current culture through science-based apologetics.


MEETS ON THE 2ND & 4TH TUESDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 7PM | ONLINE OR IN PERSON

LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 80%
God the Son

Led by: Chuck Bongiorno

Location: CCC


A small group discussion that explores the deity of Jesus Christ. Based on the gospel of John and inspired by teachings from Randy Rheaume's book "God the Son," join us in exploring the reasons why Jesus is God's unique son. (Cost: $20 [Print] or $10 [eBook])


• MEETS ON THE 1ST & 3RD THURSDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 7PM

LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 60% | SERVE: 20%
Live Victoriously Before, During, and After Life’s Crises

Led by: Lolly Wolfrom

Location: Clinton Township


We are all either in a crisis, just came out of one, or will be in one throughout our lives! All are welcome. This group will read a book by Ellen Harbin about her experience with the Lord during a time of crisis in her life. They will explore the guidance God gives us in His Word to help us not only endure, but blossom into stronger Christ followers!


• MEETS WEEKLY ON MONDAYS AT 7:30PM | ONLINE OR IN PERSON


LOVE: 45% | LEARN: 55% | SERVE: 5%
Online Apologetics

Led by: Matt Shar

Location: Online


Sign up and build your faith right from your inbox! This semester we will be analyzing the toughest and most common claims made against the existence of God and the divine inspiration of Scripture. Group members receive two emails per week, discussing and deconstructing the arguments that are commonly posed agianst Christianity.


• WEEKLY EMAIL

LEARN: 100%
Psalms Bible Study

Led by: Doug & Ute Klaus

Location: Sterling Heights


This Bible study is designed for men and women of all ages who desire to do an in depth study of the Scripture. The book of Psalms gives us a comprehensive study of the character of God. They reveal to us who God is, what He has done, and how we are to respond to this knowledge.


• MEETS ON THE 2ND & 3RD WEDNESDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 7PM

LOVE: 40% | LEARN: 50% | SERVE: 10%
Purpose Driven Life

Led by: Tom and Elaine Faraday

Location: Sterling Heights


Join us for a group study using the book “The Purpose Driven Life”! New and seasoned Christians will benefit from this study as we discover what God's purpose is for us during these turbulent times. Our goal for this group is to refocus our attention to God as we grow, strengthen and encourage one another through discussion and fellowship. COST $15


• MEETS BI-WEEKLY ON FRIDAYS AT 7PM | ONLINE OR IN PERSON

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 50%
Relationships With God

Led by: Marilyn Blum & Ian Leath

Location: Fraser/Sterling Heights


Join us as we meet to study the Bible together, pray over each other, and enjoy quality fellowship with one another. Our aim is to reach a mix of all people and all ages as we learn who God Is, who we are in Him, and how we commune with Him.


MEETS ON THE 3RD FRIDAY OF THE MONTH AT 6:30PM

LOVE: 30% | LEARN: 50% | SERVE: 20%
Running and Walking For Our Health

Led by: George Leon

Location: Sterling Heights


For anyone who wants exercise to stay healthy! Join us for running or walking, and to meet new people with the same interests. Everybody is welcome!


• MEETS WEEKLY ON SATURDAYS AT 8AM

LOVE: 100%
Sermon Discussion - Sterling Heights

Led by: Sharon Waronek

Location: Sterling Heights/Troy


Join us as we meet weekly to explore Sunday's sermon further. Together we will unpack the referenced Scriptures while discussing deeper topics that we face in today’s culture. Our sermon discussion groups offer warm fellowship and heartfelt conversation for all who attend!


• MEETS WEEKLY ON MONDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 50%
Sermon Discussion - Tuesday Online

Led by: Mike Blicher

Location: Zoom


Join us as we meet weekly to explore Sunday's sermon further. Together we will unpack the referenced Scriptures while discussing deeper topics that we face in today’s culture. Our sermon discussion groups offer warm fellowship and heartfelt conversation for all who attend!


• MEETS WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 30% | LEARN: 60% | SERVE: 10%
Sermon Discussion - Thursday Online

Led by: Hannah Blakley

Location: Zoom


Join us as we meet weekly to explore Sunday's sermon further. Together we will unpack the referenced Scriptures while discussing deeper topics that we face in today’s culture. Our sermon discussion groups offer warm fellowship and heartfelt conversation for all who attend!


• MEETS WEEKLY ON THURSDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 60% | LEARN: 40%

MEN


Bible Study & Breakfast

Led by: Doug Klaus

Location: Sterling Heights


This group will meet together to discuss topics relevant to the Christians man's life in light of the teaching of Scripture. We will also enjoy breakfast together at JayJay's Bistro.


• MEETS ON 2ND & 4TH SATURDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 9AM

LOVE: 40% | LEARN: 50% | SERVE: 10%
Young Fathers

Led by: Dave Bongiorno & Jesse Kyle

Location: Sterling Heights


This group is for dads with younger kids to connect for fun, fellowship, and prayer. Half of the time will be for fun activities, while the other half will be focused on learning how to be a godly dad and husband.


• MEETS BI-WEEKLY ON WEDNESDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 40% | SERVE: 10%

WOMEN


GEMS - Growing Every Mother Stronger

Led by: Christel Waltman

Location: CCC


This group is designed to promote relationships among our moms with small, or not so small, children. They strive to encourage, inspire, and support each other as they build long-lasting friendships through studying God's Word, group discussions, praying for one another, fellowship, and outreach projects. Invite your mom-friends to join us! (Cost: $20) / (Childcare is provided for ages 5 and under)


• MEETS WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS AT 9:30AM

LOVE: 35% | LEARN: 60% | SERVE: 5%
Nuggets Book Club

Led by: Diana Klopicinski

Location: Sterling Heights


Fellowship of fun loving sisters coming together and sharing, praying, building relationships and discussing our monthly book!. We also meet and do small crafts, cook meals for those in need, and have times of prayer.


• MEETS MONTHLY ON THURSDAYS AT 7PM

LOVE: 80% | LEARN: 10% | SERVE: 10%
Pearls of Wisdom (For Widows)

Led by: Sharon Shanahan & Sharon Bravomalo

Location: Sterling Heights


Fellowship of fun loving sisters coming together and sharing, praying, building relationships and discussing our monthly book!. We also meet and do small crafts, cook meals for those in need, and have times of prayer.


• MEETS ON 1ST & 3RD FRIDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 12:00PM

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 30% | SERVE: 20%
Women's AM Bible Study

Led by: Terese Rea

Location: CCC


Where did everything come from? Why are we here? Why is the world so broken? How can that brokenness be made right? In its first eleven chapters, the book of Genesis addresses our deepest questions, declaring to us a transcendent God in shaping our understanding of the Bible as a whole. Join us for “God of Creation,” a video-driven Bible study of Genesis 1-11 as host Jen Wilkin searches the familiar passages for their larger meaning in the story of Scripture and in the life of every believer. Participants will receive a workbook and light homework is required. COST $20 (Childcare is provided for ages 5 and under)


• MEETS WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS AT 9:30AM

LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 70% | SERVE: 10%
Women's PM Bible Study

Led by: Sue McAleer

Location: CCC


Join us as we study "Jesus and Women in the First Century and Now" where author Kristi McLelland encourages us to view the Bible through a Middle-Eastern lens. Each week, we will discover Jesus’ heart for women through watching videos and engaging in small group discussion. COST $10


• MEETS WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS AT 7:00PM


LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 70% | SERVE: 10%
Women's AM Bible Study - Online

Led by: Ambir Leon

Location: Facebook


An online alternative to the “God of Creation” Women's AM book study that will be available through the Precious Jewels Facebook Group. Join Ambir Leon each Tuesday for a live discussion, or catch the video later that day and then participate in the interactive chat throughout the week. COST $20


• MEETS WEEKLY ON TUESDAYS AT 9:30AM

LOVE: 20% | LEARN: 70% | SERVE: 10%

PRAYER


Intercessory Prayer

Led by: Terese Rea

Location: CCC


This is a group for those who feel they have the gift of intercession or are desiring to grow in the calling for intercessory prayer. We meet and have a time of study and then intercede over our church and the nations needs.


• MEETS WEEKLY ON THURSDAYS AT 9:30AM

LOVE: 10% | LEARN: 50% | SERVE: 40%
Monthly Prayer Groups

Led by: Mary Schoenfeldt

Location: CCC


If you have a heart for prayer, a focus group is for you! We are a church that believes in the power of prayer, and we have different focus groups that meet monthly to pray for various ministries. We invite you to join us one day a month to be a part of the group that you feel called to! More information will be provided on specific dates/times for your chosen prayer group upon registering.


MEETS MONTHLY

  • Monday (Daytime): Children's Ministry
  • Tuesday (Daytime): CCC Families and Military
  • Tuesday (Daytime): Sunday Ministries
  • Tuesday (Evening): Revival, Church, the U.S. & the Nations
  • TBD: Outreach, Missions, & Evangelism
  • TBD: Youth & Young Adult Ministry


LOVE: 70% | LEARN: 10% | SERVE: 20%
Storming The Gates of Heaven

Led by: Pauline D'Angelo

Location: CCC


Putting to practice lessons from the book Storming the Gates of Heaven, this group will be devoted to growing in intercessory prayer and is open to believer's of all ages for life's important issues such as Church, Family, Revival, Evangelism, and more.


• MEETS ON THE 1ST & 3RD THURSDAYS OF THE MONTH AT 6:30PM

LOVE: 25% | LEARN: 25% | SERVE: 50%
Sunday Morning Prayer

Led by: Terese Rea

Location: CCC


This is a group that meets to pray for our Sunday Morning services each week. We will have prayer before service for the worship, the message, and lives & hearts to be changed.


• MEETS WEEKLY ON SUNDAYS AT 9AM | ONLINE OR IN PERSON

LOVE: 10% | LEARN: 10% | SERVE: 80%

YOUNG ADULT & YOUTH


Young Adults: 18-22

Led by: Mike & Jen Susan

Location: Clinton Township


This life group will focus on spiritual growth through the college and early career years of young adulthood. Through mentorship and community with one another, this group will discover what it means to foster a thriving walk with the Lord within this new season of life.


• TBD

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 50%
Young Adults: 23-28

Led by: TBD

Location: TBD


This life group will be a community of people that will range from the end of college and into the career phase of life. As life transitions again at this age, this group is a welcoming fellowship group outside of work and school. We will be focusing on spiritual growth beyond the basics and building true community through authentic discussion and connection.


• TBD

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 50%
Young Adults: Married & Engaged

Led by: Tyler & Darlene Green

Location: Shelby Township


Through heartfelt discussion and fellowship, this group will celebrate and navigate the early years of marriage alongside other couples. While focusing on growing spiritually and emotionally, couples will experience growth within their relationships with each other and with God.


• TBD

LOVE: 50% | LEARN: 50%
Jr High & High School Boys

Led by: Pastor Adam & Hannah Baltz

Location: Sterling Heights


Our Youth Ministry meets every Sunday for a dynamic youth service. A part of that service includes our students breaking out into their Life Groups by age and gender to discuss the service and things happening in life! They also will have events such as road rally's, camping trips, and hang outs.


• MEETS WEEKLY ON SUNDAYS AT 6PM

LOVE: 60% | LEARN: 40%
Jr High & High School Girls

Led by: Pastor Adam & Hannah Baltz

Location: Sterling Heights


Our Youth Ministry meets every Sunday for a dynamic youth service. A part of that service includes our students breaking out into their Life Groups by age and gender to discuss the service and things happening in life! They also will have events such as road rally's, camping trips, and hang outs.


• MEETS WEEKLY ON SUNDAYS AT 6PM

LOVE: 60% | LEARN: 40%