Groups are here to help you become a more deeply committed Christian as you participate together in the five essential practices of the Christian life:

worship

Worship

Worship leads us to a spirit of gratitude in our relationships with God and each other.

Study

Growing together in knowledge and understanding of God and Scripture.

Serve

Be the hands and feet of Jesus in the world together by making a difference in the world around us.

Give

Create a rhythm of generosity in our lives as we share our resources and gifts.

Share

Start a regular practice of sharing our faith and inviting others to find Christian community through our church.

Details About These Groups:

  • Groups begin meeting the week of January 30, 2022
  • Initial commitment is 5 weeks, with the possibility to continue meeting afterwards
  • Some groups are only online, others meet in person

How You Can Have a Great Experience:

  1. Be Committed
  2. Be Present
  3. Be Authentic

Find a Group

Find one that meets your needs and request to join before it fills up! More groups are added here regularly, so if you don't see something that meets your needs, please check back later!

Bower Small Group

Tuesdays at 10:00 am
Leader: Meda Bower

Leawood Small Group

Meeting: Tuesdays at 10am - Beginning February 1, 2022

"The intent of this time is to learn, grow and connect with each other in our faith journeys and our community. This group will be using 'The Walk' by Adam Hamilton."

Resources: The Walk by Adam Hamilton

Masks not required, but recommended.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles of any age

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Campbell Small Group

Sundays at 11:00 am
Leader: Stephanie & Christopher Campbell

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Sundays at 11:00am - Beginning February 6, 2022

"Looking to be part of a community that meets you where you are?"

Masks are required.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles in their 40s-50s 

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Didn't find a group?

Fridays, Mondays, Saturdays, Sundays, Thursdays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays at 8:00 am
Leader: Pastor Justin Schoolcraft

Were you unable to locate a group that felt like a good match? We would love to discuss your needs more thoroughly to assist you in finding the right fit. Sign up here to be contacted by our Small Group Program Director, Pastor Justin Schoolcraft, to assist you.

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Dooley Small Group

Mondays at 6:30 pm
Leader: Barbara Dooley

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Mondays at 6:30pm - Beginning January 31, 2022

"We meet on Monday evenings. from 6:30 until 8:00 for prayer, fellowship, support and study. We choose books to discuss that help us grow spiritually. We laugh a lot, too. Those who can participate in service projects together. We choose a Sunday to attend church together and go for brunch afterwards."

Masks not required, but recommended.

Group Best Intended For: Single and married women of all ages.

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Fentress and Barefoot Small Group

Thursdays at 7:00 pm
Leader: Michael Fentress and Ryan Barefoot

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Thursdays at 7:00pm - Beginning February 3, 2022

"Men's group of all ages looking to grow in faith together."

Masks not required, but recommended.

Group Best Intended For: Single and married men of all ages.

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Hensley Small Group

Wednesdays at 6:00 pm
Leader: Melissa Hensley

Downtown Small Group

Meeting: Wednesdays at 6:00pm - Beginning February 2, 2022

"Small women's group who desires an opportunity during their busy week to have a moment to focus on growing your faith and being part of a supportive focused community."

Resources: 'The Walk' by Pastor Adam Hamilton for the first six weeks and subsequent material to be determined by the group.

Masks required.

Group Best Intended For: Women, married or single, of all ages

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Huppert Small Group

Tuesdays at 7:00 pm
Leader: Sarah Huppert

Leawood Small Group

Meeting: Tuesdays at 7:00pm - Beginning February 1, 2022

"Folks looking to build faith through community and conversation.."

Resources: 'The Walk' by Pastor Adam Hamilton

Masks required.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles in their 20s-30s 

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Lennan Small Group

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
Leader: Jennifer Lennan

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Tuesdays at 6:30pm - Beginning February 8, 2022

"Small group open to women of all ages and marital status."

Resources: Becoming More Than a Good Bible Study Girl by Lysa Terkeurst

Masks required

Group Best Intended For: Women, married and single, of all ages

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McMahon Small Group

Saturdays at 5:30 pm
Leader: Kevin and Tammy McMahon

Downtown Small Group

Meeting: Saturdays at 5:30pm - Beginning February 5, 2022

"We would love to be a small group for anyone in our area of town (Mission, Overland Park, etc). We have young kids so our group would be a natural fit for other families as well but would be happy to have anyone else join us as well."

Resources: Discussion of the weekly sermons

Masks not required, but recommended.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles in their 30s-40s, family-friendly environment

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Mulvaney Small Group

Mondays at 6:30 pm
Leader: Kelly Mulvaney

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Every other Monday at 6:30pm - Beginning January 31, 2022

"We are a fun group of single women, across several age groups. We are always looking for study opportunities to help us grow in our faith and become stronger women."

Resources: The Walk by Adam Hamilton. We have also participated in church-wide studies that have been offered.

Masks required

Group Best Intended For: Single women of all ages

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Roberston Small Group

Mondays at 6:15 pm
Leader: Emma Robertson

Leawood Small Group

Meeting: Mondays at 6:15pm - Beginning January 31, 2022

"This young adult Bible Study focuses on deepening our faith through Scripture. Meetings will be discussion-focused based upon Bible readings, selected resources, and how we can apply these teachings in our daily life to further our relationship with God."

Resources: Group will decide which of the following studies they would like to do: Disciple Fast Track 1 (12-week) or a Lenten study such as John: The Gospel of Light and Life (6-week).

Masks are required.

Group Best Intended For: Single men and women, in their 20s-30s 

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Only Online

Saint Louis Small Group

Thursdays at 7:00 pm
Leader: Sherry and Mike Gibson

Online Small Group

Meeting: Thursdays at 7:00pm - Beginning February 3, 2022

"We are a group of COR Downtown folks who come together every other week to grow in our faith and share The St. Louis Metro Small Group serves the St. Louis metropolitan area ( Missouri and Illinois.) In addition to supporting one another, we explore questions such as how science and religion co-exist. Our group also serves the community. Please join us whether you are new to faith or have been a lifelong follower."

Resources: Will be decided by group

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles in the Saint Louis, MO metro area.

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Schoolcraft Small Group

Thursdays at 7:30 am
Leader: Pastor Justin Schoolcraft

All Locations Small Group

Meeting: Thursdays at 7:30am - Beginning February 3, 2022

"Join Pastor Justin Schoolcraft at Black Dog Coffee House in Lenexa on Thursday mornings! This group is open to all age groups and backgrounds with the hope of cultivating an unlikely community that engages with Scripture, supports one another, and grows in faith."

Resources: Will be decided by group.

Masks required.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles of all ages

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Senseney and Swanson Small Group

Mondays at 10:00 am
Leader: Erlene Senseney and Mary Jo Swanson

Overland Park Small Group

Meeting: Mondays at 10:00am - Beginning January 31, 2022

"Women meeting to grow in faith through book & Bible study.."

Masks required.

Group Best Intended For: Single and married women of all ages.

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Spengler Small Group

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm
Leader: Mark and Elizabeth Spengler; Co-Led by Mike Ash

Blue Springs + Online Small Group

Meeting: Tuesdays at 6:30pm - Beginning February 15, 2022

"Join us as we explore “The Walk; Five Essential Practices of the Christian Life” by Rev. Adam Hamilton. Together we will examine five essential spiritual practices rooted in Jesus own walk-Worship, Study Serve, Give and Share."

Resources: The Walk by Adam Hamilton

Masks required.

Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples, singles of all ages

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Thomas Small Group

Thursdays at 7:00 pm
Leader: Blake Thomas

Rez Downtown Young Couples Small Group

Downtown Small Group

Meeting: Thursdays at 7:00pm - Beginning February 3, 2022

"We are a small group of young married couples that have recently moved, or relocated to KC, in the past few years. Our group is all about connection, conversation around the current sermon series or small group guide, and food!"

Resources: Church of the Resurrection Publications

Masks not required, but recommended

Group Best Intended For: Couples in their 20s-30s 

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Only Online

Traub Small Group

Wednesdays at 6:00 pm
Leader: Nicholas and Tiffany Traub

Downtown Small Group

Meeting: Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday at 6:00pm - Beginning February 2, 2022

"We welcome people of all levels of knowledge, experiences and faith journeys who want to connect and grow together in faith and love. We celebrate and support each other’s joys and life struggles through prayer and fellowship."

Resources: The Walk by Adam Hamilton - Upon completion, we will study single topic books, both Old and New Testament books of the Bible as well as contemporary Christian topics, decided by the group.

 Group Best Intended For: Men, women, couples and singles in their 40s-50s 

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Young Adult Small Group

Wednesdays at 6:30 pm
Leader: Pastor Justin Schoolcraft

Leawood Small Group

This group is open to all young adults looking for connection and spiritual growth. It is led by Justin Schoolcraft, Pastor of Small Groups and Young Adults, at the Leawood location. This group will meet in person. Masks required.

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Looking for something else?

See more classes, Bible studies, and opportunities to learn and grow together at cor.org/connect.