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CHI // GROW GROUPS

GROWTH HAPPENS WEEKLY

GROW GROUPS ARE CATERED TO THOSE WHO WANT TO DIVE DEEPER INTO SUNDAY'S MESSAGE, CONNECT WITH ONE ANOTHER AROUND GOD'S WORD, PRAY TOGETHER, AND GROW IN SPIRITUALITY THROUGH COMMUNITY. OUR GROW GROUPS MEET EVERY THURSDAY THROUGHOUT DIFFERENT NEIGHBORHOODS IN THE CITY AND FOLLOW A CURRICULUM BASED AROUND SUNDAY'S MESSAGES.

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Mike Mendoza // male Young Adults // HUMBOLT Park

THIS GROUP WILL BE CATERED TO A GROUP OF GUYS WHO WANT TO CHANGE THE WORLD THROUGH SOCIAL INFLUENCE.  WE WILL BE DISCUSSING GOING INTO HOW WE CAN BE MEN THAT OTHER MEN FAR FROM JESUS WANT TO BE AROUND.  WE WILL BE PURSUING SOCIAL influence BY UNCONVENTIONAL MEANS TO GROUP CHURCH AND TAKE CHURCH FORWARD


BRITTANI MATZKE // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // LOGAN SQUARE

GOD WANTS YOU TO FLOURISH.  TOGETHER, THIS GROUP OF YOUNG WOMEN WILL GATHER IN COMMUNITY TO DISCOVER OUR IDENTITY IN CHRIST.  WE'LL PRAY, READ SCRIPTURE AND DISCUSS SERMONS IN ORDER TO WORK OUT GOD'S CALLING ON OUR LIVES AND LEARN TO FLOURISH IN ALL GOD HAS GIVEN US.


DREW BEATY // MALE YOUNG ADULTS // HUMBOLT PARK

THIS GROUP IS ALL ABOUT COMING AS YOU ARE AND CONNECTING WITH OTHER GUYS. WE WILL READ THROUGH THE BIBLE TOGETHER, TALK ABOUT THE MESSAGES THAT ARE PREACHED OVER THE WEEKEND, AND SHARE WHAT GOD IS DOING IN OUR LIVES!


Sharon Chun & Doyin Adewale // FEMALE Young Adults // Pilsen

This group is for women who want to grow in community with one another as we support each other by celebrating victories & praying through trials together.  We also hope to have fun and laugh a lot together.


ANGEL & LUSI COLLAZO // CO-ED ADULTS // PORTAGE PARK

THIS GROUP IS CALLED PATHFINDERS.  GOD NEVER INTENDED FOR US TO LIVE FAR AWAY FROM EACH OTHER. HE CREATED US TO CONNECT FIRST WITH HIM AND THEN WITH OTHERS. FIND OUT WHAT YOU WERE MADE FOR IN THE ‘BUSY-NESS’ OF LIFE.


Ashley Maynard // FEMALE YOUNG Adults // River North

Geared towards single professional women interested in building relationships with other professional women & studying God's word. 


COURTNEY NUSS // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // WICKER PARK

Writers, designers, artists, stylists, advertisers, bloggers, musicians, and everybody in between. We're abstract, unique, and maybe a little random. We hang out and find ourselves inspired by deep conversation about our callings as creatives, living a spirit-led life, and developing spiritual gifts. Oh, and for fun we'll go see live music, hit up an art show, think up new ideas (and sometimes make them happen), or just chill together. 


IVA VELASQUEZ // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // VARIES

THE LOCATION WILL VARY. FOCUSED ON BUILDING A STRONG COMMUNITY WITHIN GROUP, & DEVELOP A MORE INTIMATE RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD.


Bethany Roesler // FEMALE Young AduLTS // Logan Square

God often speaks through and in the presence of others.  Young adult women looking to be real with, learn from and encourage one another in faith, this Grow Group is for you!  We'll grow individually & together through the best model Christ gave us:  relationships. 


Frank & Ericka Rodriguez // Families // ukranian village

Grow Group for young married couples beginning their journey in discovering the balance on pursuing their individual calling while maintaining a joint vision for their marriage.


APRIL MCLAIN // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // LOCATION VARIES

A GATHERING OF YOUNG WOMEN WHO SEEK TO LIVE OUT OF THEIR GOD-IDENTITY TO MAKE HEAVEN KNOWN ON EARTH. WE ASK BRAVE QUESTIONS, STUDY GOD’S WORD, AND DEBRIEF SUNDAY’S MESSAGE OVER A BI-WEEKLY DINNER.


JORGE GIROTTI // MALE YOUNG ADULTS // IRVING PARK

DO YOU KNOW WHO AND WHOSE YOU ARE?  ARE YOU LIVING TO YOUR FULL POTENTIAL?  DO YOU WANT TO FELLOWSHIP WITH OTHER GODLY MEN?  YOU WILL BE ENCOURAGED AND CHALLENGED TO TAKE OWNERSHIP OF YOUR FAITH AND TO TAKE IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL.  JOIN US AS WE DO LIFE TOGETHER AND DIVE IN DEEPER INTO SUNDAY'S MESSAGE.  DON'T WAIT, STEP OUT IN FAITH.  WE ARE MEAN OF STRENGTH...WE ARE MEN OF INTEGRITY...WE ARE MEN OF GOD.


MELISSA MAMROTH // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // WICKER PARK

A CREATIVE WOMAN IS AN INDIVIDUAL. SHE IS UNIQUE, SOMEONE WHO DOESN'T QUITE FIT INTO ANY BOX. A CREATIVE IS A THOUGHT LEADER INTRICATELY DESIGNED BY HER CREATOR. IF YOU FEEL CALLED TO LEAD OTHERS OR SERVE GOD THROUGH YOUR GOD GIVEN GIFT OF CREATIVITY, GET TOGETHER WITH US BI-WEEKLY TO TALK ABOUT THE WORK GOD IS DOING IN YOUR LIFE. WE WILL DISCUSS THE SERIES THAT’S BEING SPOKEN AT CHURCH AND APPLY IT TO OUR LIVES, OUR CREATIVE WORK AND TAKE ACTION TO ACTIVATE OUR GOD GIVEN IDENTITY.


Carly Miller //  FEMALE Young AdULTS //Wicker Park

THIS GROUP IS FOR THOSE SEEKING JESUS AND WISHING TO DISCOVER WHO HE IS CALLING US TO BE AS HIS DISCIPLES.  OUR FOUNDATION IS ROOTED IN THE WORD.  WE WILL GO THROUGH THE CURRICULUM AND DO CREATIVE ACTIVITIES LIKE CRAFTS AND COOKING TO GIVE US THE OPPORTUNITY BUILD COMMUNITY WHILE BETTER UNDERSTANDING THE BIBLE.


JAY HERNANDEZ & RYAN BLOMS // MALE YOUNG ADULTS // LOCATION VARIES

A GATHERING OF YOUNG ADULT MEN DOING LIFE TOGETHER. JOIN US AS WE TALK ABOUT GOD’S WORD, SPEAK INTO EACH OTHER’S LIVES AND ENCOURAGE ONE ANOTHER TO LIVE OUT OUR KINGDOM PURPOSE. WE WILL ALSO DO MONTHLY HANGS AND ACTIVITIES OUTSIDE OUR NORMAL GROW GROUP TIMES.


TODD & ERIKA WEIER // CO-ED ADULTS // BUCKTOWN

WE ARE A CO-ED GROUP OF ADULTS LOOKING TO BUILD COMMUNITY WITH EACH OTHER AND DIVE DEEPER INTO SUNDAY’S MESSAGE & BIBLICAL PRINCIPLES.


BILL & SANDRA JONES // CO-ED ADULTS // PORTAGE PARK

THIS GROUP IS FOR ADULTS/EMPTY-NESTERS WHO WISH TO CONNECT WITH OTHER ADULTS AND WISH TO WALK THROUGH WHAT GOD IS DOING IN THEIR LIVES AND LIVING OUT THEIR PURPOSE.


SHANNON FERGUSON // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // LOGAN SQUARE

WOMEN LEADING BOLD, GENEROUS, WHOLEHEARTED LIFESTYLES BY BUILDING COMMUNITY WITH ONE ANOTHER ON A FOUNDATION OF GOD'S WORD, SUNDAY'S MESSAGE, PRAYER AND CONVERSATION


Orlando & Mandy Clemons // Families // logan square

Geared towards couples looking to build a stronger foundation with God & like minded community together. 


CARRIE BLOMS // FEMALE YOUNG ADULTS // NOBLE SQUARE & WICKER PARK

GEARED TOWARDS WOMEN WHO WANT TO FIND FELLOWSHIP AND FRIENDSHIP WHILE RUNNING HARD AND FAST IN THEIR CALLING!  WE DEBRIEF SUNDAY'S MESSAGE, PRAY TOGETHER AND TALK ABOUT WHAT GOD IS DOING IN OUR LIVES


JESSE & MARYELLEN LOPEZ // CO-ED FAMILIES // GARFIELD RIDGE

GROW GROUP FOR FAMILIES WHERE WE BREAK BREAD, NURTURE, SHAPE, INSPIRE, & LOVE ONE ANOTHER.


ARMANDO BELLO // MALE YOUNG ADULTS // LOGAN SQUARE

ARE YOU READY? WHETHER YOU'RE READY OR NOT, THIS GROUP IS GEARED TOWARDS MEN WHO ARE LOOKING TO DIVE INTO THE DEPTHS OF LIFE & GODS WORD. WE ALL HAVE SOMETHING IN COMMON SO JOIN US AS WE DO LIFE TOGETHER!


Mattie Alderink // FEMALE Young Adults // Wicker Park

\A group of young women learning and growing together, leaning into what it means to live into their callings & step into things God has on their lives.  We build community through doing life together, we ask questions, we study the Bible & discuss Sunday's message. 


JUNIOR RUIZ // MALE YOUNG ADULTS // WICKER PARK

YOUNG MEN GEARED TOWARDS PERSONAL GROWTH WITH GOD WORD, DISCUSSING SUNDAY'S MESSAGE AND HOW IT APPLIES TO OUR EVERYDAY LIVES.


CALEB & DANIELLE BELTRAN // families // LOCATION VARIES

THIS CO-ED GROW GROUP IS DESIGNED FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO DEMONSTRATE LEADERSHIP QUALITIES AND HAVE A HEART TO RISE UP IN LEADERSHIP WITHIN THE CHURCH.


TRAMAINE STALLWORTH & KYLE BRICKNER // CO-ED YOUNG ADULTS // LOCATION VARIES

ARE YOU A YOUNG ADULT LOOKING TO CONNECT WITH OTHER YOUNG ADULTS WHOM WILL ENCOURAGE, CHALLENGE AND STRENGTHEN YOU?  WE HELP PROVIDE THE SPACE AND SUPPORT TO SPEAK ABOUT WHAT GOD IS DOING IN OUR LIVES, REVIEW SUNDAY'S MESSAGE AND SPEND TIME PRAYING FOR ONE ANOTHER!  WE'LL ALSO PLAN ON HANGING OUT OUTSIDE OUR NORMAL MEET UPS!  DID SOMEONE SAY KARAOKE, SKATING, GAME NIGHT, CAMPING OR DINNER AND A MOVIE!  THE OPPORTUNITIES ARE TRULY ENDLESS!


Katie Kiscellus //  FEMALE Young Adults // Wicker Park

Whether you’ve been in church your whole life or you just stepped in yesterday, God is ready to meet you right where you’re at & take you to places you’ve never been. this group is all about women coming alongside one another & spurring one another on towards everything God has for them.