Creekside Community Groups

THE GOSPEL OF JOHN

Group Description: Men and women of various ages and stages in life. This group is made up of adults ranging from their mid-30s to mid-80s; some married, some single and/or widowed.
Location: Creekside Adult Classroom
Time: Sundays at 8:30 a.m.
Open To: Everyone
Childcare: Children may attend Sunday school during this time
Group Facilitator: Paul Reyes

PARENTS' GROUP

Group Description: This group is for parents. They discuss a variety of parenting books and studies, encourage, and pray for each other.
Location: Creekside
Time: Sundays at 9:00 a.m.
Open To: Parents
Childcare: Children may attend Sunday school during this time
Group Facilitators: David and Adriana Trujillo

BIBLE STUDY

Group Description: This group of adults meets during the second service twice a month to study the Bible.
Location: Creekside
Time: 10:30 a.m. every other Sunday
Open To: Everyone
Childcare: Children may attend Sunday school during this time
Group Facilitators: Jon and Jeri Shahoian

BIBLE STUDY

Group Description: This group is made up of couples in their 30s through mid-40s. Most group members have elementary and junior high aged children. They meet two Sunday evenings a month for dinner, discussion, and Bible study. They also get together for social events and activities.
Location: Creekside
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m. every other Sunday
Open To: Families with children and/or teenagers
Childcare: Provided
Group Facilitators: Scott and Stacie Clausen

1 CORINTHIANS

Group Description: This men's study is currently discussing Paul's first letter to the Corinthians.
Location: Creekside Conference Room
Time: Mondays from 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Open To: Men
Childcare: None provided
Group Facilitator: John Bruce

WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY: Galatians 

Group Description: This is a brand new group and made up of women from different life stages and backgrounds. They will spend the evening studying the Bible and praying together.
Location: Creekside Library
Time: Mondays from 6:30-8:15 p.m.
Open To: Women
Childcare: None provided
Group Facilitator: Rachel Butler and Deb Goodson

PHILIPPIANS AND COLOSSIANS

Group Description: This is a diverse group of women representing various ethnicities, backgrounds, and stages of life. They enjoy studying God’s Word and its application to their lives. They are very supportive of one another through sharing, fellowship, and prayer, and have regularly scheduled socials and nights out to get to know one another better.
Location: Creekside Adult Classroom
Time: Tuesdays from 7:00-9:00 p.m. (On the second week of the month, this group meets on Monday instead of Tuesday.)
Open To: Women
Childcare: None provided
Group Facilitators: Liz Bazar, Carmen Laver, and Regina Oryall

EXODUS

Group Description: This is a group of couples and singles. Although mainly 50 years and up, there are a few younger folks in the group and everyone is welcome.
Location: Creekside 2nd-3rd Grade Room
Time: Tuesdays from 7:00-8:30 p.m. 
Open To: Everyone
Childcare: None provided
Group Facilitator: Bruce McGregor

MEN'S COMMUNITY GROUP: 1 SAMUEL

Group Description: This is a men's group. Most of them are fathers, but any man is welcome. They are early risers, pretty eclectic and of diverse ethnicities and ages.
Location: Creekside Conference Room
Time: Wednesdays at 6:30 a.m.
Open To: Men
Childcare: None provided
Group Facilitator: Max Butler

WOW (WOMEN OF THE WORD)

Group Description: This group is made up of women ages 18-100. They meet as a large group for snacks and socializing, then break into small groups to discuss the Bible and pray together. This year’s theme is “Women in HIStory” and they will study different women in the Bible.
Location: Creekside
Time: Wednesdays from 9:15-11:30 a.m.
Open To: Women
Childcare: Provided for children up to age 5
Group Facilitator: Kathy Greer

CELEBRATE RECOVERY

Group Description: A year-long, Christ-centered recovery program
Location: Creekside
Time: Wednesdays from 6:00-9:00 p.m. (Dinner is included)
Open To: Everyone
Childcare: Provided
Group Facilitator: Reg Bollinger

TEAM MARRIAGE

Group Description: What is Team Marriage? A group of couples interested in learning about God's perfect plan for marriage. Ideal for those just engaged, couples who have just married, or those who have been married for a long time. They learn from each other as they read God's word together. What do they do? They meet Thursday nights to study a book together or do a SOAP study based on what they learned from the Sunday sermon. They also plan social gatherings, such as meet ups at the farmer's market, dinner get-togethers, bowling, camping, sports outings, and     picnics. What is their mission? To know God's plan for marriage and to support one another in keeping this great gift sacred. "Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate." Mark 10:9
Location: Creekside Library
Time: Thursdays from 5:45 -7:30 p.m. (dessert and bring your own dinner from 5:45-6:30 p.m., study from 6:30-7:30 p.m.).
Open To: Couples of all ages
Childcare: Yes.They have dinner (everyone brings their own dinner and dessert is provided) with some of the other Thursday community groups (with the kids), and then they break out into their separate meetings, while the kids go to childcare.
Group Facilitator: Mark and Sandra Hess and Shawn and Emily Hall

For information on joining any of these groups, contact Rachel Butler.