What do groups do? Gather together. Laugh. Talk. Pray. Study the Bible or work through a book. Sometimes eat. Serve together. Discuss the intersection of God and life.

How many people? Typically 7-12 per group.

Where do they meet? Some meet at FOF. Others meet at homes, restaurants, or cafés throughout the area.

For how long? Typically 1-2 hours per session. Some meet weekly. Others meet every other week or monthly.

What kind of groups are there? All kinds. See our current groups below.

Who can come? Anyone! Every group has an open chair waiting for you and anyone you invite to come with you.

How Do I Join?

1. Register online

2. Contact the group leader directly

3. Come to the Welcome Center on Sunday morning

What do groups do? Gather together. Laugh. Talk. Pray. Study the Bible or work through a book. Sometimes eat. Serve together. Discuss the intersection of God and life.

How many people? Typically 7-12 per group.

Where do they meet? Some meet at FOF. Others meet at homes, restaurants, or cafés throughout the area.

For how long? Typically 1-2 hours per session. Some meet weekly. Others meet every other week or monthly.

What kind of groups are there? All kinds. See our current groups below.

Who can come? Anyone! Every group has an open chair waiting for you and anyone you invite to come with you.

How Do I Join?

  1. Register Online
  2. Contact the group leader directly
  3. Come to the Welcome Center on Sunday morning

Re:Tuned
Each week we will listen to a popular song and discuss the message of the song and how that interplays with God and a life of faith.
• Time: Weekly @ 9:00am
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: Tina Gaddini (tinagaddini727@gmail.com | 815-451-2422)

Fellowship in the Word
An in-depth study of Colossians & Ephesians, with coffee & dessert after.
• Time: Weekly @ 1:30-3:30pm
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: Arthur O’Dell (troilus595@yahoo.com | 630-205-6249)

The Dense Book Club
“Reversing Hermon: Enoch, The Watchers, and The Forgotten Mission of Jesus Christ” by Michael S. Heiser.
• Time: Every Other Tuesday @ 10-11:30am
• Location: Varying Locations
• Contact: Arthur O’Dell (troilus595@yahoo.com | 630-205-6249)

Disciples Making Disciples
Video study of “God of Creation: A Study of Genesis 1-11” by Jen Wilkin.
• Time: Every other Tuesday @ 7-8pm
• Location: Lisa King’s house in McHenry
• Contact: Lisa King (wantstoknow2003@yahoo.com | 815-979-8910)

Young Adult Group
Sessions are topical, involving video & discussion bringing together life & God and why it matters. Why He matters. Our source material is Brian McLaren’s “Why Did Jesus, Moses, the Buddha, and Mohammed Cross the Road? – Christian Identity in a Multi-Faith World.”
• Time: 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday of the month, 6:30pm dinner and 7pm discussion
• Location: Jason Weber’s house in McHenry
• Contact: Jason Weber (jweber@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-669-0009)

Women in the Word
Join us for David Platt’s Bible Study “Counter Culture” as he calls the church to contrite, compassionate, and courageous response to the most controversial issues in our culture.
• Time: Weekly @ 9-11am
• Location: Kelly Vance’s house in McHenry
• Contact: Kelly Vance (kellyvance625@gmail.com | 815-382-4841)

Go Deeper
Dig deeper into the texts behind Sunday morning sermons.
• Time: Weekly @ 3-4:30pm
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: David Gaddini (pastor@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-759-0739)

Wednesday Nights at FOF
An assortment of groups hitting on a number of interests and needs meet after sharing dinner together. It starts with dinner from 6:15-6:50, with programming and childcare running 7-8pm. Click here to learn more.
• Time: 6:15-8pm
• Location: FOF
• Contact: David Gaddini (pastor@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-759-0739)

God is Not One
With an eye toward better understanding ourselves, we explore eight religions through Stephen Prothero’s book, “God is Not One.”
• Time: 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month, starting with 6:30pm dinner
• Location: Jason Weber’s house in McHenry
• Contact: Jason Weber (jweber@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-669-0009)

Reasonably Short Documents for Reasonably Curious People
Read short, classic, impactful, theological works and discuss them at a basic level. For the non-theologically trained.
• Time: 1st Thursday of the month @ 7-8:30pm
• Location: Varying locations
• Contact: David Gaddini (pastor@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-759-0739)

Praying Moms Gather Together
Moms of teens and young adults gathering to pray for our young adult children and to encourage and support each other.
• Time: 2nd Friday of the month @ 9-10:30am
• Location: Lisa Given’s house in Wonder Lake
• Contact: Lisa Given (given5@comcast.net | 815-592-6745)

Young Married Couples and Families with Young Children (YMCAFWYC)
We are families getting together, talking about the challenges of being parents to young children and being married as Christians in our world.
• Time: 1st & 3rd Friday of the month @ 6-8pm
• Location: Matt & Jessica Brown’s house in Woodstock
• Contact: The Browns (jessicalbrown625@gmail.com | 847-370-7770)

Single Moms’ Group
Single moms striving to strengthen their faith and assist one another through the challenges of being a single mom. Childcare provided.
• Time: 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month @ 9am
• Location: FOF
• Contact: Christina Noyes (noyeschristina1@gmail.com | 815-403-4077)

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