Small Groups

Our Small Groups can help you develop relationships, better appreciate God’s unchanging Truth, and give you a chance to serve others with others. Remember we’re designed for relationships with Christ and others. Small groups can provide that opportunity. 


These groups are open to everyone. Here are the current open groups:


  • Romans Study Group; During the Summer in the Gathering Place. Led by Sherman W. and Daren B.
  • Empowering Your Abundant Life: God has empowered, identified and uniquely designed each us for His pleasure, His benefit and that we experience Christ’s abundant life. The group meets in the Fall, and Winter. Located in the Gathering Place led by Donovan, Mike, and Lee.
 SUNDAY 10:30 AM
  • Emptynesters: Romans study. Located in Room 202 led by George Black.
  • 30's more or less: Held on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month, Fall through Spring. Child care provided. Located at The Exchange led by the Nebelsicks. Contact Josh Nebelsick for more information.
  • Cole's Group:  Romans Discussion, Fall through Spring. Led by Bob Cole (605) 390-0317
  • Mens Group: Held at 6:30am at the Exchange. Romans Study, Led by Mike Hays.
  • Early Morning Gals- "Armor of God" (Priscilla Shirer) Held at 6:30am at 2001 1st Ave. Led by Phyllis Sletten.
  • Fully Alive Ladies: "Meeting God in Scripture (Jan Johnson)." Jesus is speaking to us here and now. Lectio divina is a practice of Scripture reading that treats the Bible not only as a text to be examined, but also as the living Word of God spoken anew to us.  Move beyond merely understanding what the text meant in its original context to a direct spiritual encounter with Christ. 1st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month @ 9:00 am, Fall through Spring. Led by Lornell Haggerty.
  • Men's Eternal Investments: coffee, bagels, and great teaching through Ephesians. Held at 7am at the Exchange. Led by Ron McLaughlin & Terry Pulse
  • Hebrews: This verse by verse discussion. Held at St Martins Monastery Village at 6pm. Led by Lucille Dye
  •  Preschool Story Hour: Moms are invited to bring their preschool age kids for story time! We will offer a story, crafts, snacks and fun for the little ones while moms enjoys coffee and conversation with others. @ 9:30 am at The Exchange, during the school year.
  • Ascension College Age: Studying the Minor Prophets. Held Thursdays @ 7pm at The Exchange, Fall through Spring, and at Drew's in the Summer. Led by Drew Meyer (402) 651-8290
  • Friday Guys Lunch Time Study: Spend your lunch hour learning about God. 11:30am at the Exchange. Led by Dave Westergaard & Chris Hanson.