Life Groups

Fall 2019 Semester


Life Groups are small to medium-sized groups that meet in people’s homes throughout Charlotte. They include bible or book studies, sharing meals, worship, prayer time, social gatherings, and service. Life groups are high commitment in nature and meet regularly during the semester. They are a great way to get connected and go deeper at CityChurch!

If you are interested in joining and of these groups please email Just let us know which group you are interested in and any questions! 

Amasas Group (Families with older kids)

Leader(s): Tasia and Lawrence Amasa

This is a group of marrieds with elementary and middle-aged children building community and growing deeper in their walk with God through Bible study. They would love for you to join them for food, fun and fellowship.

When: Every other Wednesday, 6 pm
Location: Blakeney, 28277

Watkins Group (Older couples/singles)

Leader(s): Shawn & Lynn Watkins

This group will focus on scripture reading, learning more about both the Old and New Testament. This semester will be focused on the Old Testament, seeing how it applies to life today, what it means for our relationship with the Lord and how it relates to and helps us understand the New Testament.

When: Wednesdays, 7 pm
Location: Hickory Grove, 28215

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Burdons (Mixed Group)

Leader(s): Bob & Tamara Burdon

A mixed group of adults (single, dating, married). They are a community filled with laughter, growth, and love, supporting one another in this next season. *Currently at capacity but it’s possible this could change over the course of the semester.*

When: Every other Thursday, 7pm
Location: Arboretum, 28226

Glusenkamp Life Group (Mixed Group)

Leader(s): Bob & Linda Glusenkamp

An eclectic group of singles, people in their 20s and 30s, folks who probably no longer want to reveal their ages, this group truly looks after each other, loves, prays and cares for one another. This group wants to grow in our walk with Jesus. They like studying everything from current topics pertaining to church life, to growing in Spiritual gifts, to in-depth looks at Books of the Bible.

When: Mondays, 7pm
Location: Plaza Midwood, 28205

Genests/Friedrichs (Couples)

Leader(s): Greer & Michael Friedrich

A group of couples (dating, engaged, married, married w/ kids) who meet in weekly bursts to share in community and study the Bible together.  They begin each gathering with a potluck style meal, spend time discussing a topic or chapter in the Bible, and end with prayer. They also meet for social gatherings sometimes in lieu of studying or for holidays.

When: Wednesdays, 7pm
Location: Idlewild Park, 28212

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Women’s Group

Leader(s):Lynn Craig

This is a women’s group for all ages whose heart is to experience a deeper relationship with God and how to live a life in response to Jesus prayer, ‘….Thy Kingdom Come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven.’ This fall they will be reading a book by John Eldredge called ‘Waking the Dead, The Secret to a Heart Full Alive’.

When:Tuesdays, 7 pm
Location: Plaza Midwood, 28205

Landons (Mixed Group)

Leader(s): Mark & Jessica Landon

This is a mixed group of marrieds and singles that seeks Jesus deeply together and provides a close-knit, welcoming community.

When: Every other Friday, 6pm
Location: Country Club Heights, 28205

Crouches (Families & Singles)

Leader(s): Matt & Daynes Crouch

Self-described as “laid-back” this group is comprised of families and singles. They always fellowship over a potluck-style meal before diving into a study or the Word.

When:  Every other Sunday, 5-7pm
Location: Fort Mill, 29715

Beebes (20s/30s Age)

Leader(s): Laura & Phil Beebe

A small, close-knit group of 20s and 30s that meets weekly. *Currently at capacity but it’s possible this could change over the course of the semester.*

When: Tuesdays at 7 pm
Location: Noda

Eversons (Mixed Group)

Leader(s): Mike & Beth Everson

This Life group consists of a mix of ages and includes married couples, singles and a couple of empty nesters. The goal is for the group to not just be a “Bible Study” but to be a group of brothers and sisters who love the Lord and seek to “Do Life” together. Studies are driven by our interests and wherever the Holy Spirit leads. They seek a fun, laid back atmosphere where any and all questions are welcome while encouraging a deeper relationship with the Lord and to grow in faith. They would love to welcome you to the group!

When: Thursdays, 6:45pm
Location: West End, 28216

Warrens (Couples)

Leader(s): Taylor & Savanah Warren

We are a mix of married, engaged, and dating couples. We always start out group with a potluck dinner each week. Then, we talk about faith, life, and what God is up to. We also love to pray! Some of our closest friendships and most tangible experiences of God have come from being in life groups. We are passionate about creating a welcoming, loving, and safe space for people to be in community and go deeper in faith and friendship.

When: Wednesdays, 7pm
Location: Sherwood Forest, 28211

Derita (Mixed Group)

Leader(s): Allyson Norwood

This is a Mixed Life Group with a broad range of ages and stages. They spend most of their time talking about real-life faith issues, wrestling with how to best understand the Bible, laughing, eating snacks, and praying for each other. *Currently at capacity but it’s possible this could change over the course of the semester.*

When: Every other Monday, 7pm
Location: Derita, 28269