Connect In A Lifegroup

Find A Group And Connect

If you don’t go further than Thursday or Sunday service, you’re missing out on all that God created for you! Here’s a listing of our groups so you can find one that’s a good fit and connect. Some groups are currently full, but spots may open up so check back if you’re interested.

If none of these work for you, or you just need a little help finding a group, contact Sarah.


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– Men –

The men's group at The Village Christian Church in MInooka, IL meets every Saturday morning at 7am and is opento all men.Men’s: A group of men meeting before the hustle of Saturday activities begin. They study the Bible from various angles in order to connect, grow in relationship with Christ and each other.

“Men’s group is special like no other group because the honesty level is off the charts. Guys tend to have similar struggles but no safe or healthy place to talk about them. Men’s group is that place. We also have more fun than any other group, guaranteed.” – Patrick, Men’s Group Leader

 

When/Where: Saturdays, 7-8 am @ The Village
Contact: Patrick Erzinger


Young Men: For men in their 20’s and 30’s, single or married, kids or no kids. They study the Bible and support each other in life.

When/Where: TBD based on availability
Contact: Allyn Perry


– Sports & Activities –

Bought By Blood Motorcycle Lifegroup: This group is an outreach to the motorcycle community. Riders support each other to be Godly men and reach out to those that don’t know Jesus. This group will also be involved in a Christian Bikers Unit that helps Illinois Motorcycle Ministries with outreach events and bike blessings.

When/Where:  Different days/times/places
Contact: Keith Maffia


Come out for a fun night of cards, connect with friends and make some new ones! Euchre is coed and you don’t need to attend The Village, so invite friends.

When/Where: Friday, 8/23 at 6 pm RiverHawk Brewing
RSVP: J. Mike Condreay


Leading Better: A group for men and women of all ages. Whether you are just starting to be a leader, already an experienced leader looking for ways to learn and lead better, or anywhere in between, you are welcome. The group focuses on leadership and growth as they discuss sessions from the Global Leadership Summit and TED talks. The talks cover leading oneself, leading teams and leading organizations. This group will meet once a month.

When/Where: Thursday, 9/15 at 7:30 pm @ The Village
Contact: Mike Mass


Monday Village Golf:

You’re invited to Monday Golf during the summer. This is for men or women, couples or singles, and is a great way to get to know other Village people. Format – Best ball….take the best ball by each player and play….play 9 holes.

When/Where: Every Monday night in June at 5:15 at Heritage Bluffs Golf Course in Channahon
Cost: $24 for 9 holes including cart or $18 for 9 holes no cart.
Contact: Nate


Men’s Basketball: The Village views sports ministry as a way to combine fun, a little friendly competition, and a love of sports with building relationships and connecting with others. Come on out, have fun and even get in a little exercise! Cost is $3. No need to commit, just be there when you can! Bring a friend!

When/Where:  This group is on break until mid-fall.


Yogavotion: This group is open to all, so bring family, friends, co-workers and neighbors. Light yoga with devotions at The Village. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes (no jeans). Childcare is not provided. A signed waiver is required to participate.

When/Where: This group is on break for the summer, stay tuned for start-up info in the fall.


Divorce Care:  Group is on break. Stay tuned for updates on next session.


– Women –

Joliet Ladies:  This group of ladies will study the book of Mark.  Children are welcome but no childcare is provided. There will not be food served.

When/Where: Every other Wednesday, 6:30 pm in Joliet
Contact: Mandi Erzinger


Channahon Ladies: A group of ladies studying A Discipleship Journey. There is no childcare available.

When/Where: Every Monday at 6:30 pm in Channahon
Contact: Melissa Trivisonno


Channahon Ladies #2: A group of ladies of all ages discussing how the Bible applies to their lives. Children are welcome, but childcare is not available.

When/Where: Tuesdays at 6:30 pm at a home in Hunters Crossing
Contact: Judy Mitchell

 

 


Minooka Ladies: A group of ladies of all ages discussing how the Bible applies to their lives. There are a lot of questions, good discussion, and participation. There will not be food served or childcare offered.

When/Where: Every Monday, 6:30 pm in Minooka
Contact: Pam Wilson


Young Women: A group of ladies in their 20’s and 30’s, married or single, kids or no kids. They study the Bible and support each other in Life. Childcare is not provided.

When Where: Every Wednesday, 6:30pm at The Village
Contact:  Samantha Tyree or Journey Perry


Moms In Prayer: For moms, grandmas, aunts, sisters; the caretakers of any child from Kindergarten through High School in Minooka and Channahon School Districts. They pray for students, teachers, staff and schools. Childcare is not provided.

When/Where: Fridays (when school is in session) 9-10 am at The Village
Contact:  Moms in Prayer International


Ladies Craft Group: This is for all ladies that like to craft. The group does different events each month. Please bring a dessert or snack to share.

When/Where: Wednesday 9/11, 6:30 pm @ The Village
RSVP: Krissy Ward by 9/8
Cost:  $10 in advance


– Study Groups –

Monday

Bates Group: A group of men, women, couples and singles studying prayer. There is no childcare.

When/Where:  Every other Monday, 6:30 pm in the Minooka area
Contact: Lynn Bates


Tuesday

 

Gagliardo: A group of young families that discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. Kids are welcome, but there is no childcare.Be a part of this lifegroup, make new friends and deepen your relationship with Jesus Christ.

When/Where: Every other Tuesday, 6:30 pm @ a home in Coal City
Contact: Devan Gagliardo


Wednesday

 

McKeen/Johnson:  A group of families meeting weekly to have dinner and discuss scripture and how it applies to their daily lives. There will be no childcare.

 

When/Where: Wednesdays 6-8 pm in Channahon.

Contact: Anna Johnson


O’Sullivan:  A group for everyone, singles, couples, all ages, anyone who wants to grow in an intentional way. They rotate homes, visit, catch up on the last week and then dig into some of the stories of the Bible.  Kids are welcome, but no childcare will be provided.

When/Where:  Every Wednesday from 6:30-8pm meeting in area homes.
Contact: Sarah O’Sullivan


Thursday

Lifegroups at the Village Christian Church in MInooka, IL provide an opportunity to connect with friends, laugh and serve together.Fryman: A group of singles and couples discussing the Bible and how the stories apply to everyday life. Snacks are served. No childcare.

When/Where: Thursdays once a month, 7:45-9 pm @ a home in Channahon
Contact: Jen Fryman


Friday

Pehlke: A group of singles or couples of all ages that discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. Kids are welcome, but there is no childcare.

When/Where: Every other Friday at 7:00 pm @ a home in Channahon
Contact: Amy Pehlke


 Bonomo: A group of singles or couples of all ages that have dinner together and discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. This is a fun-loving group that has a great time together! Kids are welcome, but there is no childcare.

When/Where: Every other Friday, 6:00 pm in Morris
Contact: Melissa Bonomo


Lifegroups at The Village Christian Church in MinookaSandeno: A group of singles or couples of all ages that discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. Childcare is provided with the cost split between the families. They take turns preparing food. Nine adults in this group graduated from Seneca High School! Those are some long-term friendships!

This group is currently full.

When/Where: Every other Friday, 6:00 pm in Seneca
Contact: Nick Sandeno


Minooka/Channahon Young Families: A group for families with young kids that discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. Kids are welcome, but there is no childcare.

When/Where: Fridays at 6:30 pm @ rotating homes in Channahon
Contact: Mandy Wallick

 


Saturday

Empty Nesters:  A group of singles and couples that are in the next season of life that want to be active, fun and hang out with each other. This group has dinner together and figures out how the Bible applies to their lives.

When/Where: Every other Saturday, 5:00 pm @ a home in Minooka
Contact: Gail Wardlow


Norman:  A group of young families sharing life and studying the bible. Children are welcome, no childcare is provided.

When/Where:  Every other Saturday, 8-10 am @ a home in Channahon.

Contact:  Cassi Norman


Sunday

Erzinger: A diverse group that loves people right where they are. Discuss books of the Bible and supports, loves and takes care of each other.

When/Where: Sundays, 9:30 am @ The Village
Contact: Patrick Erzinger


This group is currently full, but check back to see if spots open up. Meet new friends, find out how to apply the Bible to your life by connecting in a Lifegroup at The Village Christian Church in MinookaBaker: A group of families with young kids that discuss the Bible and how it applies to their lives. Childcare is available. Lunch is not provided, but it’s available for purchase at the meeting location.

This group is currently full.

When/Where: Every other Sunday, 12:30 pm in Channahon
Contact: Jared Baker


Lifegroups at The Village Christian Church in MinookaFerguson: A group of parents of Junior High and High School students diving into the Parables of Jesus together while sharing a meal. No childcare is provided, but kids 5th-12th grade are meeting in Pulse during this time!

This group is currently full.

When/Where: Sunday nights from 6-8pm @ The Village
Contact: Nate Ferguson


Couples Group: A group for couples in their 40’s and 50’s, kids or no kids. They study the Bible and support each other in life. No childcare is available.

When/Where: Sundays at 2 pm at area homes
Contact: Sarah O’Sullivan

 


New Lifegroups Coming To The Village Christian Church in MinookaNew Lifegroups will be coming soon


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If none of the above groups work for you, or you just need a little help finding a group, contact Sarah.