Discipleship Groups 2018-08-25T10:42:22+00:00

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

Many Discipleship Groups are on Summer break. Contact the group leader for information on availability.

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

Sunday Morning Study at 9:00
A women’s group based on Lysa TerKeurst’s “Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely.”
• Time: Weekly @ 9:00am
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: Tina Gaddini (evergreen727@hotmail.com | 815-451-2422)

Sunday Morning Study at 10:30
Discuss the Bible and theology with new topics each week.

• Time: Weekly @ 10:30am
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: Arthur O’Dell (aodell@fellowshipoffaith.org | 630-205-6249)

Fellowship in the Word
An in-depth study of creation and new creation in the book of Isaiah, with coffee & dessert after.
• Time: Weekly @ 1-3pm
• Location: FOF (The Study)
• Contact: Arthur O’Dell (aodell@fellowshipoffaith.org | 630-205-6249)

The Dense Book Club
“The Unseen Realm: Recovering the Supernatural Worldview of the Bible” by Michael S. Heiser.
• Time: Every Other Tuesday @ 10-11:30am
• Location: Avant Cafe, 234 Broad St., Lake Geneva, WI, 53147
• Contact: Arthur O’Dell (aodell@fellowshipoffaith.org | 630-205-6249)

Disciples Making Disciples
A book study of “More Ready Than You Realize – Evangelism As Dance in the Postmodern Matrix” and what it means to be a disciple today.
• Time: Every other Tuesday @ 7-8pm
• Location: 4315 Shamrock Lane #2A, McHenry, IL, 60050
• Contact: Lisa King (wantstoknow2003@yahoo.com | 815-979-8910)

Women in the Word
Read and discuss “Love Defined” with our Bibles, and what it means to love God and others. With twisted views on love, we’ll go back to God’s Word and allow Him to redefine what love is.
• Time: Weekly @ 9-11am
• Location: 5501 Abbey Drive, McHenry, IL, 60050
• Contact: Kelly Vance (kellyvance625@gmail.com | 815-382-4841)

Go Deeper
Dig deeper into the texts behind Sunday morning sermons.
• Time: Weekly @ 1:30-2:45pm
• 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, Evening Prayer from 8-8:15pm
• Location: FOF
• Contact: David Gaddini (pastor@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-759-0739)

Thursday Morning Women’s Bible Study
Every day, an invisible war rages – unseen, unheard, yet felt throughout our lives. The Devil seeks to wreak havoc on everything that matters with a battleplan of catching you unaware. A Bible study on “The Armor of God” by Priscilla Shirer.
• Time: Thursdays @ 8-9:30am
• Location: FOF
• Contact: Kelly Vance (kellyvance625@gmail.com | 815-382-4841)

Paradox Lost: Rediscovering the Mystery of God
Read and discuss “Paradox Lost” by Richard P. Hansen. “Paradox Lost” doesn’t seek to solve or justify paradox; instead, it looks through paradox toward what it reveals — namely a holy, mysterious, and awesome God.
• Time: 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month, starting with 6:30pm dinner
• Location: 5405 Cobblers Crossing, McHenry, IL 60050
• 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)

Wayne’s World: Men’s Morning Breakfast
Men’s breakfast group for drinking coffee and sharing life.
• Time: Weekly @ 5:45-7am
• Location: McDonalds 4411 IL-120, McHenry, IL 60050
• Contact: Kent Putnam (krkeda@yahoo.com | 815-353-7613)

College and Young Adult Group
One-off, single topics involving video and discussion that bring life and God together. Dinner will be provided.
• Time: 4th Friday of the month, 6:30pm dinner and 7pm discussion
• Location: 5405 Cobblers Crossing, McHenry, IL 60050
• Contact: Jason Weber (jweber@fellowshipoffaith.org | 815-669-0009)

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