Family Life Groups are an important part of Eastwood. It is within these small groups that you get connected and truly experience the people at Eastwood. Our family life groups love to serve, study God’s word and experience life together. Family Life Groups meet at 9:45 AM on Sunday mornings.
College Singles & Young Professionals
Leaders: Justin & Shayna St. Laurent – Room A204
Our class age ranges from 18 to 29 years old. We study God’s Word learning the basic principles for everyday life. We pray, love, and encourage one another as we spend time together. We have monthly luncheons and fellowships to stay connected. Please come join us.
Young Married & Single Parent
Leaders: Joseph & Micah Pullig – Room A206
A new class designed as a place for young married couples and single parents (ages 20-35) to gather, study the Bible together, and challenge each other to live life on mission.
Couples & Single Parent
Leaders: Doug & Stephanie Baggett – Room A200
Journey is a diverse group of couples and single parents ranging in ages 30-40 years old. Our core group strives to serve Christ in our community, church, and Family Life Group by meeting peoples needs at whatever stage of life they’re at. We enjoy staying connected through service projects and the occasional get together. Our group meets on Sunday mornings to pray, study God’s word, and further our knowledge as we progress towards spiritual maturity.
Circle of Friends
Mature Adult Couples & Singles
Leader: John Burnes-Room A105
Mature adult couples that enjoy ministering to the need of its’ class members, the church, and the community through Bible Study prayer, socialization, and fun. Bible study covers life application topics predominantly through video series followed by group discussion. Everyone welcome!
Family T.I.E.S. (Together in Every Situation)
Between Late 30’s to Mid 50’s
Leader: Mark Mize – Room A203
We have a mixture of ages between late 30’s to late 50’s and marital statuses. We love to celebrate each other’s happy occasions and stand together during trials. We love to have fellowships and we LOVE to go camping trips together. We pray together always! We are Family T.I.E.S. (Together in Every Situation)
S.A.L.T (Sharing and Loving Together)
Couple & Single Parent
Leaders: Kenny & Debbie Jenkins -Room A201
Married Medians is a group of married couples and singles ranging in ages 40-55 years old. We do ministry projects together, fellowships, study God’s Word, pray for each other and others.
Empty Nesters & Beyond
Leader: Rusty Shuler – Room A103
A class designed for those who may not be involved in a Family Life Group. The intent is to make it easier for people to get involved in a Family Life Group. It is a Bible study class, so time is spent simply on studying different parts of the Bible.
Mixed 60’s and Above
Leaders: Roger Reeves & Mike Fredieu – Room A103-2
We welcome Senior and Middle age adults as in couples, singles, and widows. We have three men who rotate in leading the class. Before class, we share a cup of coffee and a snack, while visiting with each other. Our teaching is almost always pertaining to a Book of the Bible, or a certain character of the Bible.
Man to Man
Men’s Only Class
Leaders: Allan Pratt & Roger Anderson – Room A103-3
A mens only class for all ages of men, single, or married. We study the “Explore the Bible” series. Come join us for a lively study of God’s Word.
Women’s Only Class
Leader: Dani Long – Room A100
A caring, spontaneous, non-traditional group of ladies who love the Lord and enjoy fellowship and Bible study!!! Be prepared for musical outbursts and random entertaining stories. All ages are welcome.
Ladies of Faith
Women’s Only Class
Leaders: Shelley Smith & Vanessa Bradshaw – Room A101
We are group of ladies studying God’s word to apply to our daily lives. We give each other support through prayer, being able to share with openness and unconditional love. We study a variety of materials and bible studies focused on areas of spiritual growth.
Living Beyond Ourselves
Women’s Only Class
Leaders: Rhonda Schnell & RoxAnna Stuteville – Room A104
All women’s class, single and married, and mostly over the age of 50. Living Beyond Ourselves is a young at heart group of women dedicated to fervent prayer, mutual support, ministry projects, and life-changing Bible study, and having fun. We welcome newcomers.
JOY (Jubilation Oh Yeah!)
Senior Ladies Group
Leader: Sandra McNatt – Room A103-1
To call ourselves the “JOY” class, our lessons are from Lifeway quarterly, “Explore the Bible.” We get together outside Small Group time occasionally. We participate primarily in church sponsored projects for our mission work. We love the Lord and each other. We welcome visitors and over-JOYed to get new members.
Leader: Stephen Smith
Vision Gathering is an Adult (those out of High School) Mission Church within a church. Eastwood is our host church. We are here for those who are mentally challenged and special needs. This is their church which they can serve and worship our Lord Jesus Christ. Worship begins at 11:00 and ending around 11:45. During this time, we worship through music, offering and a ser- mon. Parents of these adult children may attend Eastwood’s services as well as a Small Group. We have activities throughout the year including VBS and outings as well. We do our best to bring God’s presence in such a way for their better understanding.
Youth Family Life Groups
HizHouse (Sanctuary Building)
Youth Family Life Groups are our intentional discipleship strategy where small group leaders mentor students. They combine
the information of scripture with relationships and life experiences to develop students into disciples who make disciples. Students are also encouraged to mentor other students as they do life together. Get plugged into a student small group today!