Find Supportive Community

Affinity Groups are communities of people interested in learning, brainstorming, growing, serving, and doing ministry with others who have the same interests.

These groups are open and anyone is welcome! Contact the leader listed under each group to find out more. 

Congregations for Children (C4C)

A group engaged in partnerships with schools to help children in poverty reach their full potential. 
Contact: Rob Parsons -



A group focused on partnering with individuals and/or families in poverty to provide opportunities for experiencing greater well-being through weekly shared meals and relationship-building, along with goal-setting and mutual accountability.
Contact: Dr. Sydnor Thompson - 


Wild Means of Grace

A brainstorming group about opening up opportunities for worship in unusual places. 
Contact: Rob Parsons -


Fresh Expressions

A group for those involved in or desiring to start a Fresh Expression.  
Contact: Rob Parsons -

Do you have an interest focused on learning, brainstorming, growing, serving, or ministry others may be interested in? Please fill out the form below and Rob Parsons, District Church Vitality Strategist will contact you.



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