Fall Ministry Kick-Off

Places For Connection And Growth Beginning This Fall

We believe that you grow best in your walk with God when you are connected to smaller group.  We have many Spiritual Formation opportunities for you to get connected and grow together with others, from Home Groups to Women's groups to Men's groups to Recovery groups.  You can CLICK HERE to go to our website and browse groups.  Information is being added and updated daily.  Or scroll through the list below.

101: A discipleship course - Wednesdays for 4 weeks, beginning September 19

This four week course is all about providing a clear, foundational understanding of the Christian faith and spiritual journey.  It is designed to help every person begin and/or move forward in their relationship with God. We hope that everyone in our church will have gone through 101.  Wednesdays, 7:00 - 8:45pm.  Register here.

Celebrate Recovery - Tuesdays  6:30 PM Dinner, 7:00 – 8:00 Meeting 8:45 Open Share Groups

Celebrate Recovery Marin is a county wide Christ Centered 12-Step ministry that provides people with the resources and relationships to help recover from life’s hurts, habits, and hang-ups. The purpose of Celebrate Recovery is to celebrate God’s healing power in our lives through the Eight Recovery Principles found in the Beatitudes and Christ-Centered Twelve Steps.  For more info click here.

Girls With Swords: Evening Women's Bible Study - 2nd and 4th Mondays

There is so much joy and transforming power that comes from digging into God's word together.  Please join us as we grow in our walks with God and deepen our friendships with each other. 

IF: Tables 

Monthly dinner groups that feature 6 women, 4 questions, 2 hours. Friendship around essential questions of faith like: IF God is real… THEN what? New tables will be forming in Fall 2017.  For more information, email Linda Mazzariello.

Marin Morning Women's Bible Study - Thursdays 9:45-Noon beginning Sep 13

This fall, join your sisters in Christ on Thursday mornings beginning September 13, as we study Jen Wilkin's newest study, God of Creation.  This is a 10 week study of Genesis 1-11 in which we will focus on these foundational chapters verse by verse.  We will trace the themes of creation, fall, redemption, and restoration--the very foundation of our Christian faith.  We meet from 9:45 am - noon and offer free childcare for children ages infant through kindergarten, if needed.  The cost for the course is $25.  You can register by clicking this link.  Scholarships are available.  For any questions, call Anne Adkisson at 415-497-3634 or AnneAdkisson@gmail.com.

Men’s Study - Mondays 7-8:30 PM, 

We believe the best way to help guys grow is for them to be together with other guys. We have a weekly study that meets on Wednesday nights at 7PM. Kick off BBQ hosted at David's house ( 54 Richardson Rd. Novato 94949) at 7:00pm on Wednesday, Sept 12. Contact David Christianson for details and a future location.

MOPS:  Mothers Of Pre-Schoolers - 2nd and 4th Tuesdays 9:15-11:30AM, beginning Sept 11

MOPS is a twice a month gathering for moms who have pre-schoolers.  It provides an excellent chance for moms to get out of the house, have their children cared for as moms gather for food, laughter, and encouragement.  For more info, email MarinMOPsgroup@gmail.com.

Solutions Course - Wednesdays 7 PM, beginning September 6 in Pt Reyes Room

Come discover a biblical view of boundaries: what they are, what they protect, how they are developed, how they are injured, how to repair them and how to use them. Our goal is to help you use healthy boundaries appropriately to achieve the relationships and purposes that God intends for you.  Click here to register.

Spiritual Formation Groups - Various midweek small groups offered in homes

If you are looking for a small group, or want more information, fill out an online Spiritual Formation Group Inquiry form, and we’ll be in touch.

Studying the Teaching of Jesus In the Book of Luke From A Jewish Cultural Perspective

 Wednesdays, 7-8:00pm.  Contact Steve Branch for details and location. 

Sunday Formation Class - Sundays 10:45am

Meets weekly at 10:45 in the Point Reyes Room.  In  September we will be starting a series called “Disciples of Jesus”.   We will be taking a fresh look at Jesus through the eyes of those who knew him best; his disciples; including some outside the twelve, like his brother James, and Mary Magdalene.  There will be fascinating historical details and personality profiles; all to help us see our Savior more clearly.

Women's Early Morning Small Group -Thursday Mornings 6:45 in Marinwood, San Rafael

For the women who is: an early riser, working out of the home, retired, mom who has care for the morning...this is for you!  We'll be using the Daily Devotional - JESUS IS CALLING as a basis for our conversation and study.  For more information and to sign up, please email Ruth Schiller.