GATHER IN COMMUNITY

We are created for community. Biblical community is essential to our spiritual growth and where we engage God's word, support, encourage and serve one another. From Bible Studies to Connect Classes to Home Groups and more, life change happens best in community.

Classes and Studies

A Way Through the Wilderness

Prayer & Care, Woodforest

Are you experiencing something so deeply painful that you feel desperate and alone, not knowing where to turn? Wondering how you can make it through another day, you might feel broken, bitter and far away from God as you wander through this wilderness experience. But there is another way. Based on Rev. Rob Renfroe’s book, A Way Through the Wilderness, thi...

Abba, Father, Daddy! Class

Co-Ed, Online

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Connect Class - Everyone is invited in person and online for fellowship and to GROW in understanding God, His unimaginable love and desire for an intimate relationship with you as His child by faith in Jesus, and the peace, joy and life transforming power of the Holy Spirit! Enjoy rich verse-by-verse Bible teaching connecting context, understanding...

Arise and Shine

Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

Come join us for a DVD Bible study with small group discussion in the Woodforest Worship Center. Ladies of all ages and knowledge levels and welcome and encouraged to attend.

Art with Vision: A Creative Bible Study

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

1:00 PM

Art with Vision aims to use biblical art to inspire deeper engagement with Scripture. It is an exploration of God’s Word on canvas through the artists’ eyes. We meet for 8 weeks, during the spring and fall. During the 8 weeks, we share the art creation journey, gain confidence, and encourage one another to continue the process of completing their art piec...

Ask, Seek & Knock

Co-Ed, Woodforest

Sundays

5:00 PM

This adult small group designed to deepen our walk with the Lord and each other is for any age, married or single. We will meet the first and third Sundays, from 5:00 - 6:00 for study, fellowship and prayer.

Bible in 90 Days

Co-Ed, Online

Tuesdays

CO-ED STUDY - The Bible In 90 Days (B90) is a transformative Bible reading curriculum that motivates the reader to embrace Scripture from cover to cover in approximately 90 days. Tuesday morning and evening sessions available beginning in January.

Book Club (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Thursdays

11:30 AM

Bring your sack lunch and let's have a book review!

Common Ground Class

Singles

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class for single people that is led by seminary students and graduates. It's open to ALL ages, if you are single and seeking a deeper understanding of the Bible - that's the 'Common Ground' - so come join us!

Companions

Women

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

Companions is a group which comes together to experience God’s transforming grace in our lives, to grow in Christ-likeness, and to grow in community

Couples in the Bible

Marriage & Family

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

Couples in the Bible is a six week study for married couples. Led by Dr. Frank Gray this group will meet on Wednesday nights from 6:30-7:30 in B203 beginning October 5th-November 9th.

Disciple Bible Study

Co-Ed

Studying the Bible is essential to becoming a disciple of Jesus Christ. Disciple Bible Study draws upon the work of scholars, the personal Bible reading and study of the participant, and dynamic group discussion to aid understanding of the Bible and how to apply it in our daily lives.

Discovery Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

11:00 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class - Focused on God's word and discussion on applying His word to our daily lives. Class members are active in various mission activities and highlights are shared with the class. Various social events are planned throughout the year.

El Arte de Ser Mujer (Afternoon)

Bilingual - Spanish, Women

Wednesdays

12:00 PM

El Arte de aplicar los principios bíblicos a tu vida para llegar hacer mujeres conforme al corazón De Dios. The Art to apply the biblical principles to our life to become Godly woman. Latinas in The Woodlands from 25-60 years old.

El Arte de Ser Mujer (PM)

Bilingual - Spanish, Women

Thursdays

6:30 PM

El Arte de aplicar los principios bíblicos a tu vida para llegar hacer mujeres conforme al corazón De Dios. The Art to apply the biblical principles to our life to become Godly women. Latinas in The Woodlands from 25-60 years old.

Emptying Nest Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that offers a series of scripture-based biblical topics with the primary goal of increasing one’s spiritual growth. We have numerous volunteer lesson leaders to provide a variety of styles and techniques. We also offer numerous out-of-class fellowship opportunities during the year.

Expressions (AM)

Women

Mondays

9:30 AM

Expression classes are designed for those interested in being part of a Christ-centric community of ladies who enjoy life, the arts, a good laugh, and creative play. Classes provide an opportunity to tap into your creative self, freely pushing the limits of your curiosity and imagination in a breathable environment. Both artists and non-artists are very w...

Expressions (PM)

Women

Mondays

1:00 PM

Expression classes are designed for those interested in being part of a Christ-centric community of ladies who enjoy life, the arts, a good laugh, and creative play. Classes provide an opportunity to tap into your creative self, freely pushing the limits of your curiosity and imagination in a breathable environment. Both artists and non-artists are very w...

Expressions: Floral Artistry

Women

Thursdays

6:00 PM

Expression classes are designed for those interested in being part of a Christ-centric community of ladies who enjoy life, the arts, a good laugh, and creative play. Classes provide an opportunity to tap into your creative self, freely pushing the limits of your curiosity and imagination in a breathable environment. Both artists and non-artists are very w...

Fitness

Adults 55+

Body, Mind and Spirit! Our senior exercise classes are some of the best in the community! Classes are taught by certified instructors in a non-bias and stress-free environment! Join us for muscle toning, strength training and stretching using hand weights, tubes and chairs. Modifications can be made for any fitness level!

Fitness (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Body, Mind and Spirit! Our senior exercise classes are some of the best in the community! Classes are taught by certified instructors in a non-bias and stress-free environment! Join us for muscle toning, strength training and stretching using hand weights, tubes and chairs. Modifications can be made for any fitness level!

Friendship Class

Adults 55+

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that meets for Bible study presented by a rotating team of teachers. In addition to a regular Sunday morning Bible lesson, we offer many fellowship activities, including games, luncheons, movies and day and extended trips.

Full Circle

Women

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

We are a women’s Bible Study for all ages, sharing our hearts in our daily walk with Christ, praying for each other and anticipating God to move us and to help us grow closer to Him as we study Scripture.

Game Night

Adults 55+

Fridays

6:00 PM

A night out of socializing, games and food! This is a great time to be social, get out of the house and catch up with other senior adult members! Bring a friend, everyone is welcome!

Game Night (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Fridays

6:00 PM

A night out of socializing, games and food! This is a great time to be social, get out of the house and catch up with other senior adult members! Bring a friend, everyone is welcome!

Good News Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that rotates Bible-based--books and studies, in addition to lessons taken straight from the Bible. Many of the class members lead the discussions as well as invited outside teachers. The class puts a high priority on Missions. We also enjoy class socials and 5th Sunday brunch and fellowship.

Healing from Overdose Grief

Prayer & Care

In this gathering, we will discuss the stages of healing experienced by those who have lost someone due to an overdose as outlined in Understanding Your Grief after a Drug Overdose Death by Alan Wolfelt. Time will be dedicated to understanding and growing through each stage of healing, group discussion, and Christian devotionals.

High School Bible Study (Woodforest)

Next Gen Students, Woodforest

Wednesdays

7:30 PM

High School students meet Wednesdays 7:30 -9:00 in the classroom at The Church at Woodforest

Koinonia Class

Co-Ed

Saturdays

4:45 PM

CONNECT CLASS - Saturday evenings at the Loft at 4:45 p.m. in Room LN 101before the Loft Saturday Night Service. On a break for the holidays until January 7, 2023.

Line Dancing

Adults 55+

Thursdays

9:00 AM

The newly offered class is taught by Yvonne Savala who loves teaching and hopes to make a difference in the lives of people through the joy of dancing. The class includes a variety of Line Dances, Waltz, Country, Latin, and more. Class is open to the community and all ages. The cost of this activity is $10 per person for an 8 week session. Activity level 2.

Line Dancing (Woodforest)

Adults 55+

Tuesdays

11:00 AM

The newly offered class is taught by Yvonne Savala who loves teaching and hopes to make a difference in the lives of people through the joy of dancing. The class includes a variety of Line Dances, Waltz, Country Latin, and more. Class is open to everyone. The cost of this activity is $10 per person for an 8 week session. Activity level 2.

Love and Logic Early Childhood

Marriage & Family

Sundays

4:30 PM

Join us for a five-week study led by Counselor Julie Crocker. Love and Logic is a five module parenting course, designed to help you find answers and actions for difficult moments in parenting.

Love and War

Marriage & Family

Tuesdays

6:00 PM

Join us for an eight-week study led by Dr. Stew Grant of the book Love and War by international authors John and Stasi Eldredge. Starting the week of September 6.

Lunch Bunch

Adults 55+

Our lunch bunch group meets at a wide variety of restaurants in The Woodlands area for good food and fellowship! This gathering is a “dutch” treat and reservations are required.

Lunch Bunch (Woodforest)

Adults 55+, Woodforest

Thursdays

11:00 AM

Our lunch bunch group meets at a wide variety of restaurants for good food and fellowship! This gathering is a “dutch” treat and reservations are required.

Marriage and Parenting (11:00 a.m.)

Marriage & Family

Sundays

11:00 AM

Adult Sunday School class focused on Marriage and Parenting, which can be among the greatest blessings and greatest difficulties of the human experience. All couples are invited to join us for MAP (Marriage and Parenting) to learn more about God's design for strong marriages and faith-filled parenting. Meets in the Green Room at the Loft beginning August ...

Marriage and Parenting (9:30 a.m.)

Marriage & Family

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that focuses on Marriage and Parenting, which can be among the greatest blessings and greatest difficulties of the human experience. All couples are invited to join us for MAP (Marriage And Parenting) Sunday mornings to learn more about God's design for strong marriages and faith-filled parenting.

Men's Bible Study (Woodforest)

Men, Woodforest

Enjoy bible study, fellowship and service opportunities with men from our community. Meets Wednesday mornings .

Men's Book Study

Men

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

What’s it like to encounter Jesus? You’ll find out when you join our men’s book study group!

Mom2Mom

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

This Women's Ministry group offers a place of refuge where encouragement, support and community are fostered among moms from pregnancy until your youngest child is in elementary school. Weekly meetings provide mentoring, Christ-based curriculum, speakers, group discussion, some outside activities, and prayer support in a safe, loving environment.

NEON Jr High Bible Study

Next Gen Students

Wednesdays

5:30 PM

7th and 8th graders meet Wednesdays starting August 31st 5:30 -7:00 pm at Rebelbase!

NEON Jr High Bible Study (Woodforest)

Next Gen Students, Woodforest

Wednesdays

5:30 PM

Students 6th-8th grade meet Wednesdays 5:30-7:30pm in the gym at The Church at Woodforest.

New Roots

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

New Roots is a group to empower women new to The Woodlands area or looking to establish a deeper connection in the community. Whether you have recently moved to the area, or are going through a major life change, New Roots can help you connect and thrive.

Nourish

Women

Sundays

7:00 PM

A woman’s search for spiritual nourishment and fellowship through study and discussion of Christian topics.

Old Testament Story Series

Co-Ed

Mondays

Series led by seminary student Kristen Stomberg studying various aspects Old Testament.

One Book Bible Studies

Co-Ed

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

A co-ed group of adults, both couples and singles, who meet together to study God's Word. We typically study from the Old Testament in the Fall and the New Testament in the Spring. One Book is a series of studies created by Seedbed, featuring seminary professors in the video sessions, each focusing on a different book of the Bible.

Overcoming the Grip of a Narcissist

Prayer & Care

Thursdays

5:00 PM

This is an educational support group about understanding the grip a narcissist has in one's life.

Pastor-Led Study with Dr. Ed Robb

Co-Ed

Mondays

10:00 AM

Join Dr. Ed Robb, pastor emeritus, for a five-week study called "Digging into the Psalms," Mondays in October beginning October 3 at 10:00 a.m. in Asbury Hall.

Pathfinders

Singles

Sundays

11:00 AM

New Connect Class! Are you in your 30's or 40's and looking for a place to gather with other singles on the same or similar journey?  If so, we'd like to invite you to a new co-ed connect class starting on Sunday, January 15, in Room B200

Peggy's Book Club

Adults 55+

Tuesdays

12:00 PM

Each month, on the third Tuesday, this group meets in Allen Parlor for lively discussions on a pre-selected book.

Perspectives Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that studies books of the Bible in the Old and New Testaments, with an emphasis on understanding God's Word in context. Art, music, plays and other tools are used to bring each lesson to life and provide a practical understanding of the message.

Prime Timers

Adults 55+

Wednesdays

11:15 AM

Prime Timers is a social gathering for our 55+ adult members. The first Wednesday of each month we have a luncheon and present a variety of speakers who are spiritual, civic minded, educational and cultural leaders from within our community and church.

Promises of the Messiah Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that studies the Bible with lessons presented by a rotating group of class members, with class participation and discussion.

Quest Men's Fellowship

Men

For more than a decade, Quest Men’s Fellowship has been a place for men of all ages to grow in their faith and to become the kind of men God wants them to be. For eight weeks in the fall and eight weeks in the spring, Rev. Rob Renfroe will teach you what it takes to be a Godly man through examples from the Bible, history and pop culture.

Radiant (AM)

Women

Thursdays

9:30 AM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, our pastors Rev. Luann Riley and Rev. Susan Kent will use Scriptu...

Radiant (PM)

Online, Women

Thursdays

7:00 PM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, our pastors Rev. Luann Riley and Rev. Susan Kent will use Scriptu...

Radiant (Woodforest)

Women, Woodforest

Tuesdays

10:00 AM

Too often, we find ourselves worn out by the cares of everyday life, but we were never intended to rely on our own strength. We have been given the love, strength and light of Jesus Christ, and it is HIS joy that shines through us and makes us RADIANT! For a semester in the fall and spring, our pastors Rev. Luann Riley and Rev. Susan Kent will use Scriptu...

Radiant Mom's of Special Needs

Special Needs, Women

Thursdays

9:30 AM

Radiant Moms of Special Needs Meets Thursday mornings at 9:30 during the school year for Bible Study. Connects in other ways throughout the year.

re|engage

Marriage & Family

Tuesdays

6:30 PM

Re|engage is a marriage enrichment program. Marriages in any condition can benefit from attending Re|engage.

REAL at the Loft

Women

Thursdays

11:30 AM

REAL Bible Study for women welcomes women of all ages into a study community. No experience is needed, just a desire to make authentic connections with others and with God. This is a come-as-you-are study! We will dig deep, and work to push aside pat answers.

Real Life Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class that is a dynamic, member led group of married and single adults who enjoy the in-depth study of scripture. We welcome any who would like to join our interactive group to learn more about God’s love and good news for our real lives! We look forward to meeting and making new friends.

Revive

Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

Come join us for a DVD-driven study with small group discussion at our Woodforest Worship Center.

Rooted

Women, Woodforest

Thursdays

10:00 AM

A group of women striving to be Rooted in our Faith as we navigate the daily challenges of being moms, wives, sisters, daughters, friends. Rooted meets weekly at the Church at Woodforest where we fellowship, encourage, study, and pray together.

Roots Bible Study

Next Gen 56/Confirmation

Wednesdays

5:30 PM

A Wednesday night Bible study for all 5th and 6th grade students. At Roots, students take a deeper dive into their faith while growing in community with friends. Gatherings are on Wednesdays throughout the school year from 5:30-7:00 in the Family Life Center. Serve Team members assist in the following areas: Hospitality, Media & Small Groups

Selah Studies with Shelli Grant

Women

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

Dive deep in to God's word with Shelli Grant as she leads you through scripture, uncover biblical truths, and helps us grow stronger in faith.

Sharing Your Faith

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

How would you like to be able to share your faith with friends and family in an attractive, effective fashion compatible with your own personality? Yes, it is possible.

SHIFT High School Bible Study

Next Gen Students

Wednesdays

8:00 PM

High School students meet Wednesdays 8:00 -9:00pm at Rebelbase!

Single Life Ministry Thursday Night Class

Singles

Thursdays

7:00 PM

A class for single women who want to deepen their relationship with Christ and meet new friends.

Single Life Ministry Wednesday Night Class

Singles

Wednesdays

7:00 PM

Our class is an adult co-ed group of single individuals with no age requirements. We tend to focus on studies with DVDs or books that include some great discussion with them. The participants have become great friends and welcome others to join!

Single Life Widows

Singles

Fridays

This new group meets on the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month, and is designed to offer support and create fellowship, as we discover new ways of doing life alone.

Single Mom Ministry

Singles, Woodforest

Our group is focused on life as a single mom. It's a great place to plug in to extra-curricular activities with other women and their children on the same journey.

Special Needs Adult Connect Class

Special Needs

Sundays

Adult Sunday school program that includes adults with special needs, 18 years old and over.

Special Needs Youth Connect Class

Special Needs

Sundays

Our Sunday school youth program serving teens with special needs from 7th grade up to age 18.

Start Here: Faith

Co-Ed

Explore faith, the Bible, and Christianity in a conversational environment where you can learn, grow, and ask questions.

Start Here: Grow

Co-Ed

Learning how to develop a lifestyle of discipleship in a conversational environment where you can learn, grow, and ask questions

Sunday Morning Pastor-Led Studies

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Join Rev. Margarita McCarthy for a six-week study called "The Intercessory Life: A Missional Model for Discipleship" at 9:45 a.m. beginning Sunday, September 18.

Sunday Sidebar Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

9:30 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class - All are invited to come for conversations about faith and the person of Jesus. We meet at the Loft in Room LN102 at 9:30. Come join us!

TEST Gather Group

Bilingual - Spanish, Marriage & Family

Tuesdays

9:30 AM

This is a test. test

The Case for Christianity

Co-Ed

Mondays

6:30 PM

Join Dr. Melissa Cain Travis for a six-week introductory study of the evidence and arguments for the central claims of Christianity.

The Tie That Binds

Women

Wednesdays

9:30 AM

A group of women who live out God's great truth through Bible study, authentic relationships, accountability, prayer and being the hands and feet of Jesus. This group is open to all ages but is mainly for women in their 30s and 40s.

Thrive

Online, Women, Woodforest

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

Come join us for a DVD-driven study with small group discussion with our online community. This group is based upon Matthew 13:1-9 and 18-23.

Unfailing

Prayer & Care

Wednesdays

10:00 AM

Walking in the Spirit

Co-Ed

Co-Ed study, "Walking in the Spirit" is targeted to the maturing Christian who is serious about living and walking in the Holy Spirit. It's based on A. B. Simpson's book of the same title and includes commentary from John Wesley, A.W. Tozer, Francois Fenelon and Charles Stanley.

Women of the Word

Women

Wednesdays

9:30 AM

Women of the Word is a groups of women who are passionate about studying the Bible through women of faith. This study includes video teaching as well as daily homework. There is a large group instructional component and a small group element where women can discuss their learnings.

Women Seeking Wisdom

Online, Women

Wednesdays

6:30 PM

This group is formally known as Ladies Wednesday Night Bible Study. Grow in Christ through a variety of popular DVD-driven Bible studies authored and presented by well-known gifted Bible teachers. The choice of large group with small group (with homework) vs large group only is determined by each Bible study's author's format. Bible study, fellowship and...

Women's Ministry Book Club

Online, Women

An incredible group of ladies in all seasons of life who get together monthly to visit with friends and share a lot of laughter all while discussing the book of the month. If you love to read and listen to discussion of a good book, this is the place for you.

Wonderfully Made Class

Co-Ed

Sundays

11:00 AM

Adult Sunday Connect Class for parents and caregivers of those with special needs.

Woodforest Men's Ministry

Men, Woodforest

Gather on Tuesday mornings with men in our community for fellowship and study.

Yahweh's Ya Ya's

Women

Thursdays

11:00 AM

A group of women of all ages who are passionate about prayer; and learning and growing closer to their Heavenly Father through various Bible Studies. The Ya Ya's join together each week for fellowship, authentic discussion and listening to the Holy Spirit. All ages are welcome and encouraged to join in. open seating - Holy Spirit is in charge of that :)

Events

Arch Ministry

Young Adults, Next Gen Students

Tuesday, Dec 13 - Jan 11

The Woodlands | Loft Worship Center - Bob Swan Studio

7:00 PM

Foundations for Marriage

Marriage & Family

Saturday, Jan 21

The Woodlands | Aldersgate Hall

9:00 AM

Foundations for Marriage

Marriage & Family

Saturday, Apr 15

The Woodlands | Aldersgate Hall

9:00 AM

Foundations for Marriage

Marriage & Family

Saturday, Jul 15

The Woodlands | Aldersgate Hall

9:00 AM

Foundations for Marriage

Marriage & Family

Saturday, Oct 21

The Woodlands | Aldersgate Hall

9:00 AM

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