Congregational Care

Though we walk many different roads, we strive to support and encourage one another along the way.


A variety of small groups meet at the church or in homes on a weekly, bi-weekly, or monthly schedule. For additional information, please contact Coordinator Marsha Coverdale / 757-870-7187

“2 or More” – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. HOST: Sheila Farrah. FACILITATOR: Barbara Ball. STUDY: Book of Revelations

“Beautiful Mess” – Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. HOSTS: Cathy and Steve Hudgins. FACILITATORS: Cathy and Steve Hudgins. STUDY: “Twelve Ordinary Men” by John MacArthur

“God’s Stars” – Every other Monday evening, 6:30 p.m. HOSTS: Elizabeth and Don Nelson. FACILITATORS: Don Nelson, Chris Wood, and Ted Lovdahl. STUDY: “The Reason for God” by Timothy Keller

“GPS” – 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. HOSTS: Susie and Rich Egyud. FACILITATORS: Susie and Rich Egyud. STUDY: “Simplify” by Bill Hybels

“Stepping Stones to Christ” – Thursday, 7:00 p.m. HOSTS: Doreen and Dick Knowles. FACILITATORS: Dick Knowles, Scott Coverdale, Garry Kwist. STUDY: “God Was Here and I Was Out to Lunch” by James W. Moore

“Unite” – 1st Friday of each month, 5:30 p.m. HOSTS: Jeannine and Ben Scott (meet at the church). FACILITATORS: Jeannine and Ben Scott. STUDY: “House or Home?” by Chip Ingram


Members prepare bud vases for the sick and home-bound using the Sunday morning sanctuary flowers.
CONTACT: Linda Phaup

KIRKWOOD KREW (Bicycle Group)

Join the riding enthusiasts at the church on Saturday mornings (weather permitting) for a time of fun, fellowship, and exercise. Beginners welcome!
CONTACT: Arba Williamson


Seniors gather on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 11:30 a.m. (location varies) for lunch, fellowship, and a variety of programs.
CONTACT: Wanda Birch


If you enjoy needlework, bring your current project on Wednesday mornings to the church for a time of fellowship and friendship with like-minded folks.
CONTACT: Anita Athcarn


Group provides meals for members during times of illness and bereavement.
CONTACT: Wilma Mitchell


Breakfasts are held each month on the last Friday of the month at 7:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall. Come join in the fun, friendship, and study.
STUDY: “Do You Have Alligator Arms?” by James Moore
CONTACT: Dick LaBarre


Group meets each Friday morning at 7:00 a.m. at the church to pray together for the needs of the congregation, the church, the community, and the world.
CONTACT: Church Office


Provides reception following memorial services at the church.
CONTACT: Wanda Birch


A women’s group that meets monthly on the second Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at the church. All women are welcome for a time of Bible study followed by lunch and fellowship.
STUDY: “Come to the Waters” Presbyterian Women Horizons Bible Study
CONTACT: Wilma Mitchell


The coed team plays in the Liberty Baptist Church League on Monday and Thursday evenings late March to early July. You must be 16 or older to play but all members are welcome as fans!
CONTACT: Arba Williamson