Small Groups

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Small groups are an incredible way to get connected, meet people and grow in your walk with Christ. If you have questions or want to start a small group, please email Dave at: dave.devries@iamembrace.com.  If you would like to visit in person, please call Dave, at 605-271-3249.

FAITH AND FITNESS:

Tuesday, Thursday 5:30-6pm and Friday, 9-10:15am
We will be doing 25 minute workouts, T25, three times a week and an extended day of Bible study once a week on Friday. Times will include Tuesday and Thursday from 5:30-6pm to workout, and Friday mornings from 9-10:15am to workout, dive into God’s word, and fellowship! Contact Jackie at jackie.freeman@iamembrace.com

COLLEGE GROUPS: 

Thursdays, 7 p.m.
This coed group for college students will dive into the Bible and build community with each other. Contact Greta at greta.gildemeister@joingreatlife.com

COUPLES GROUPS:

Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. – (meeting monthly over the summer)
Our group gets together to study different topics and encourage each other in our walk with Christ. Contact Ruth Ann at rudy_sc@yahoo.com.

Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. – (meeting monthly over the summer)
We are a group of couples in our 30’s and 40’s that meet to discuss various topic including marriage and Bible studies. Contact Jesse at jesse.wright@wellsfargoadvisors.com

Wednesday, 7 p.m.
We will select a Bible Study discussion topic with the input of group participants at our first meeting. Contact Kirsten at klwalrath@yahoo.com 

Thursday, 6:30 p.m.
Build friendships with other young couples as we learn how to celebrate marriage. Childcare available. Contact Mark at jensens2@midco.net.

Thursday, 7 p.m.
Our small group is looking to add couples age 45+ (No kids please). We will start out using the Message Study Guide and talk about  the previous weeks message.  Contact Matt at mmechaley@hotmail.com

MIXED GROUPS: 

Sunday, 7 p.m.
Beautiful people from all walks of life loving God and His creations.
Contact Kahli at allure57032@gmail.com

Monday, 7 p.m. – (meeting monthly over the summer)
This group finds strength in it’s diversity. Man, woman, young, old – All are welcome. We look forward to growing with you! Contact Nancy at nancy@vbicompany.com

Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.  – (meeting monthly over the summer)
Our group will start to dive into the books of the new testament. Contact Jessica at jessicaberg2003@gmail.com

Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
We are a group that is trying to understand what it means to be a follower of Jesus in these crazy times. Contact Chuck at chuck.smith@iamembrace.com

Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.  – (meeting monthly over the summer)
We’re a group of Mid 20’s and 30’s that meet to hang out and discuss various video teachings and Scripture. Contact Alyssa at alyssal.nix@gmail.com

Thursday, 6:30 p.m.  – (meeting monthly over the summer)
We will be kicking off small group with a study on “Encouraging others” as well as asking the question, “how does God guide us”?  Contact Brandon at gustafson00@gmail.com.

Thursday, 6:15 p.m. in Dell Rapids – (Currently Full)
Our home group is open to anyone aged 45+. We will select a discussion topic with the input of group participants. Contact Doug at dodasell@gmail.com.

Thursday, 7:30 p.m. –(Currently Full)
Our group is for Post College adults in their 20’s and 30’s learning more about God while enjoying community with each other. Contact Chris at cwermerson@gmail.com

MEN’S GROUPS:

Wednesday, 6:30 a.m
Group of men that gather to go through God’s word and talk about how they can become better leaders in all areas of their lives.  Contact Dave at dave.devries@iamembrace.com

Thursday, 6:30 a.m.
We are a group of men that meet to challenge each other to grow in our walk with Christ. Contact Richard at baratta1234@midco.net

Thursday, 7 a.m.
This group of Men is geared toward Fathers and Husbands seeking to be refined and challenged by scripture. Contact Shawn at snichols@cadlaw.com.

Friday, 7:00 a.m.
We’re a group of guys that meets to challenge each other to grow more in our faith and just hang out. Contact Tyler at tyler@petersongoff.com.

Saturday, 8 a.m.
We are a group of men that meet to challenge each other to grow in our walk with Christ. Contact Richard at baratta1234@midco.net


WOMEN’S GROUPS:

Sunday, 3:30p.m.
We will be going through Lysa TerKeurst’ new book  “Uninvited.”  Explore the roots of rejections, the lies we believe and the truth about who God is, who we are, and what it looks like to live loved. Contact Shelbie at shelbiepettie04@gmail.com

Monday, 6 p.m.
Free Yoga at  6:00 -6:50pm. All Women are welcome, no experience needed. Contact Dana Hestad at dhestad@sio.midco.net for any questions.

Monday, 6:30p.m.
Women’s Propel Group will continue to meet once a month. Learn more info on the Propel Group here www.propelwomen.org. Contact Wendy at twtryon@gmail.com.

Tuesday, 9 A.M.
We seek to encourage, support and minister to women in medical marriages through fellowship, Bible study and prayer. We commit to standing side by side our husbands, side by side our sisters in Christ and side by side our Lord. Contact Heidi at heidi.shives@gmail.com

Tuesday, 5:30 p.m.
Soul sisters – We are middle aged ladies who continue to stay young at heart and connect in friendships embraced by God. We spend more time in Gods Word together and encourage each other to walk in real life with Jesus everyday. Contact Jodi at jodig@sio.midco.net.

Tuesday, 6:30p.m.
We are a group of women ranging in all ages who gather together to share life experiences and encounter God in each other and in the experiences we share.  This helps us grow as women of faith, charity, and love in our homes, work places and communities.. Contact Alyssa at asmendel32@gmail.com

Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. – (not meeting over the summer)
Our group meets to build close friendships and discuss different topics including books from various authors. Contact Becky at abweber@hotmail.com.

Wednesday, 7 p.m. – (meeting monthly over the summer)
Our group focuses on learning more about God and strengthening our relationship with Him. We will use study guides or navigate through the Bible. Contact Sammy at sammydee25@gmail.com

Thursday, 12p.m (Noon)
Women’s Propel Group will continue to meet once a month. Learn more info on the Propel Group here www.propelwomen.org. Contact Wendy at twtryon@gmail.com 

Thursday, 6:30 p.m.
Our mission is to empower women through personal connections and spiritual growth.  This is an opportunity to be your authentic self with girlfriends and God.  Contact Joan at joan.larson@zoho.com

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