Group-Link at South

We have quite a few groups for you to get involved in at South, and we want to make sure you’re aware of them! Come on out to Group-Link Sunday on Jan. 9th to meet group leaders, learn more about their ministry areas and sign up to join groups that would be a good fit for you. See you then!

Life Groups

WINTER 2022

LIFE GROUP INTEREST FORM

Let Pastor Yvonne know you’re interested in joining a Life Group! Fill out our online form today.

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Classes

SUNDAYS, 9:00-10:15AM – ONGOING

THE LORD’S CHURCH AT EPHESUS

Join us Sunday mornings in the Connections Room from 9:00-10:15am as we study how the Lord founded, instructed and evaluated the church at Ephesus. No registration necessary!

LAUNCHING JAN. 16TH, 9:00-10:30AM

REDEMPTIVE COMPASSION

As Jesus followers, we are called to serve those around us. But how do we do that in a way that’s empowering rather than enabling? Redemptive Compassion is a class that focuses on investing relationally, seeing potential in others, and encouraging transformation. If you’re interested in serving people well, this class is for you! Join us for 10 weeks starting Sunday, Jan. 16th at 9am. Please register online to let us know you’re coming.

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LAUNCHING JAN. 16TH, 10:30AM-12:00PM

EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY SPIRITUALITY

“It’s impossible to be spiritually mature while remaining emotionally immature.”

In this Emotionally Healthy Spirituality course, we’ll spend 8-weeks unpacking core biblical principles to guide you into an experience of lasting, beneath-the-surface transformation in your relationship with Jesus. This class will challenge your daily rhythms with Jesus as well as help you look at the ways Jesus invites you to grow in emotional maturity. Register online and join us Sunday mornings from 10:30am-12:00pm starting Jan 16th.

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LAUNCHING MARCH 20TH, 10:30AM-12:00PM

EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS

Have you ever wondered why we recycle the same problems year after year? Broken relationships, unresolved conflicts, inability to speak the truth…we spend a lot of money becoming competent in our careers, but few of us have gained the skills to love well. This season, we invite you to journey with us through “Emotionally Healthy Relationships,” an 8-week course designed to help you develop mature, loving relationships with others and grow in your personal relationship with Jesus. Launches Sunday, March 20th from 10:30am-12:00pm.

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Support Groups

LAUNCHING JAN. 30TH, 9-10AM

OVERCOME

If you or a loved one is suffering from depression, anxiety, PTSD or any other condition preventing mental wholeness, we invite you to join Overcome; a group study for those seeking mental wellness and their supporters. Participants work through study guides, which provide tangible resources, coping tools and hope in the midst of their suffering, by teaching them that they are valuable and worthy of love. The group structure emphasizes community, as members meet weekly to engage in conversation and discuss the workbook material. During the 8 week series, Overcome helps participants experience the abundant life of Christ as a Child of God.

Join us in 6510 starting Sunday, Jan. 30th from 9-10am.

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LAUNCHING FEB. 7TH, 6:30-8:00PM

FEARLESS

Fearless is a strengths-based group experience designed to help young people pursue mental, emotional, relational, and spiritual wellness. This 8-week program provides teenagers with a safe space to explore the concept of wellness in the context of their faith. Topics include wellness, identity, managing anxiety, mindfulness, self-care, healthy boundaries and relationships, life’s seasons, and sharing your gifts. Fearless affirms our innate value in Christ and equips teens with practical skills to overcome challenges and thrive in the midst of a changing world. Register online and join us starting Feb. 7th from 6:30-8:00pm.

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TUESDAYS, 6:30-8:30PM – ONGOING

CELEBRATE RECOVERY

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain or addiction of any kind. Regardless of age, gender or background, we all experience hurts, hang-ups, and habits. Our desire is to take the message of hope to the world that God sees us and can bring healing into each of these areas. Celebrate Recovery is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our lives.

CR meets every Tuesday from 6:30-8:30pm in our Worship Center, no registration necessary. All are welcome to join at any time. Have questions? Feel free to call or text Nicole at 612-250-0217.

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Prayer Groups

WEDNESDAYS, 6:30-8:30PM – ONGOING

WATCHMEN PRAYER

Prayer is a declaration of our dependence on God. You’re invited to make that declaration alongside others through our Watchmen prayer ministry. The Watchmen (and women!) gather Wednesday nights from 6:30-8:30pm in the church office conference room to pray for global issues in the news, as well as national and local ones. This team also prays for South, its leadership, congregation, individuals, and ministries. No registration necessary…come with a humble spirit and be ready to pray bold prayers in faith!

FEB. 2ND, 1:00-2:30PM

WELCOMING THE STRANGER PRAYER WALK

Join us Wednesday, Feb. 2nd from 1:00-2:30pm for a prayer walk around several neighborhoods in Sheridan where refugees and immigrants live. Our longing is to bring Christ to these families by praying for/with them and prayerfully building new & old friendships. If interested, please email Hannah at [email protected] and include your phone number. Thank you!

Women’s Groups

LAUNCHING JAN. 11TH, 9:15-11:30AM

TUESDAY MORNING WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY

All women are invited to attend our Tuesday Morning Women’s Bible Study starting Jan 11th from 9:15-11:30am. This semester we’ll be reading “Discovering Jesus in the Old Testament”. This book takes its readers on a journey to uncover all God has planned since before he created the earth. With compelling instruction and motivational devotions, it reveals his redemptive plan through Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. Register online and join us!

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LAUNCHING JAN. 19TH, 7:00-8:30PM

SISTERHOOD

All women are invited to join us Wednesday nights from 7:00-8:30pm starting Jan. 19th for teaching, time spent with Jesus in the quiet, and a time of discussion and prayer in small groups. Register online today!

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LAUNCHING JAN. 13TH, 9:30-11:30AM

THURSDAY MORNING WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY

All women are invited to join this 9-week intergenerational gathering as we study God’s Word and encourage one another to take next steps with Jesus. Our group launch date is Thursday, Jan. 13th from 9:30-11:30am. Register online today!

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Men’s Groups

LAUNCHING JAN. 11TH, 8:30-10:00AM

MEN’S TUESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY

All men are welcome to join us as we study the Book of Genesis together. No registration necessary; find us in Room 107 on Tuesday mornings from 8:30-10:00am.

LAUNCHING JAN. 12TH, 11:30AM-1:00PM

MEN OF FAITH

This men’s group meets over lunch in the Connections Room on Wednesdays from 11:30-1:00pm for a time of Bible study and fellowship. Bring your own lunch and join us! No registration necessary. Questions? Feel free to call Bird at 303-944-4257.

LAUNCHING JAN. 14TH, 6:30-7:30AM

GUYS MUST BE CRAZY

“Guys Must Be Crazy” is a group of guys who are trying to help each other follow Jesus and get to know His word better. All men are welcome to join us via Zoom on Fridays from 6:30-7:30am for Bible study and discussion. To receive our Zoom meeting information, please email Keith at [email protected].

LAUNCHING JAN. 15TH, 9-10AM

MEN’S SATURDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY

All men are invited to join us Saturday mornings for a time of Bible study and prayer as we dive into the Gospel of John. We’ll be meeting in Room 107 from 9-10am starting Jan. 15th. Some homework is available, but not required. Questions? Please contact James at 303 564-0697 or  [email protected].

LAUNCHING JAN. 31ST, 7:00-8:30PM

MEN’S MONDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY

There is nothing that impacts our lives in the way of Jesus like time spent in His Word. All men are invited to join us weekly starting Monday, Jan. 31st from 7:00-8:30pm as we begin studying the book of James; a hard-hitting book on what it means to walk in the way of Jesus with the heart of Jesus. To learn more, please contact Peter Persson at [email protected]. Meeting location TBD.

Additional Communities

LAUNCHING JAN. 13TH, 6:30-9:00PM

YOUNG ADULTS GROUP LAUNCH

South’s Young Adult group is launching Thursday, Jan. 13th! Everyone in their 20’s & 30’s is welcome to join us from 6:30-9:00pm in 6510 for Bible study, teaching and discussion, followed by a time of games or going out for food together. This group will meet every other week. No registration necessary…we’d love to see you there!

LAUNCHING JAN. 16TH

SERMON ON THE MOUNT STUDY

As Dallas Willard said, “Bible memorization is absolutely fundamental to spiritual formation.” Receive context and guidance as we memorize and meditate on the Sermon on the Mount as a group together, but on your own schedule! Please email Peter Persson at [email protected] to learn more about this study. Launching Jan. 16th.

LAUNCHING JAN. 20TH, 6:30-8:30PM

CHOIR CONNECTION

It’s about singing—and so much more! If you are looking for a place of fellowship, worship, spiritual encouragement, and fun, check out Choir Connection. No auditions required. Musical styles vary as we prepare to minister both in the church and at area retirement communities. Rehearsals take place Thursdays from 6:30-8:00pm in the Connections Room starting Jan 20th. Register online and join us!

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