Small Groups

Lifeline2Freedom Small Groups

I. Setting the Course

Insight*

With its emphasis on developing Christian character, this powerful group is designed to enhance each participant's understanding of life-controlling issues in themselves and others. This group is recommended for everyone participating in the Lifeline2Freedom Ministry.

9 Sessions

II. Getting in Shape

Free To Grow

This group study is designed to help participants move beyond setbacks and problems that may be hindering their spiritual development.

12 Sessions

III. Moving Forward

Choose from the Appropriate Ministry

1. Substances

Stepping Into Freedom

Stepping into Freedom is a Christ-centered twelve-step program. This group is designed for those who are struggling with life-controlling problems. This group is offered by request only.

13 Sessions


2. Behaviors

Concerned Persons*

This group is for those who want to help a loved-one who is struggling with a life controlling problem.

9 Sessions


3. Emotions

Anger: Our Master or Our Servant

This group is designed to help participants learn how to deal with anger in a godly way. We will look at anger from a biblibial prospective and learn how to deal with the difficult situations that trigger anger, in a way that pleases God.

9 Sessions


Understanding Depression

This group will give you an understanding of the different types of depression, and what causes it. By focusing on the Word of God, the Spirit of God, and prayer; we will look at biblically based strategies designed to help us understand how to overcome depression.

9 Sessions


Handling Loss and Grief

While using scripture to identify Biblical coping methods, and to provide comfort to those who have faced lost; this group will help those who are grieving to see death and loss from God’s perspective.

9 Sessions


Coping With the Losses of Life

Everyone will experience some type of loss during their lifetime. This group is ideal for helping each participant realize what the Word of God says about their situations, as we share and address our lossess together. The Bible is a wonderful source of insight and the basis of this study. The goal of this course is to identify the troublesome areas of losses and disappointments in life and to epuip each participant with the knowledge that they will need to deal with them in a godly way.

9 Sessions


Godly Parenting*

Godly Parenting addresses parenting skills from the time of conception until the child has reached adulthood. It suggests methods for raising healthy, godly children in an increasingly secular society. Specific emphasis is placed on communication and teaching skills, discipline, protection, and sexual issues at each age.

13 Sessions



Walking In Freedom*

The purpose of the Walking in Freedom group is to help participants live in freedom from life-controlling problems that can hinder their spiritual development. Because our lives are shaped by the choices we make and the interaction we have with those around us, our spiritual development is often hindered by the way we relate to others. This study on the book of James provides practical guidance on how we can live a life free from life-controlling problems.

12 Sessions


Facing Fear, Finding Faith*

If you or your loved one is controlled by anxiety, fear, or worry, this group is for you. As a participant, you will receive Scripture to increase your faith, Biblical coping methods for facing fear, as well as the knowledge you will need to understand how to a live free of fear.

10 Sessions


The Ten Commandments*

The purpose of this group is to help each participant gain a fresh awareness of the Ten Commandments. It will also help participants gain an understanding of God's boundaries as they navigate the issues of today's society.

11 Sessions


4. Relationships

Peacemaking

This group will help participants understand and resolve conflict in a way that glorifies God.

13 Sessions


Committed Couples

Committed Couples is a group for married or engaged couples who want to gain an understanding of God's perfect plan for marriage and family. Each couple will be able to experience the Word of God, The Spirit of God, and the testimony of the people of God; as they begin to grow spiritually and emotionally in their relationship to each other. This study will help each participant to focus on what God’s perfect plan is for them in their marriage, rather than focusing on how to change their partner.

13 Sessions


IV. Staying On Course


Knowing God My Father*

This group is designed to help participants strengthen their relationship with their Heavenly Father.

9 Sessions


Godly Heroes

This verse-by verse study of Hebrews chapter 11 explores the characteristics of the heroes of the Bible with application that relates these qualities to our daily experience.

13 Sessions


Where is the Image of God in You?*

This study is designed to help us see how some of the different character traits can be used in constructive rather than destructive ways in our lives.

13 Sessions

*are currently being offered