Connections Group List – Spring

Sunday

Christian Messengers

A great group of servants’ hearts that support each other through prayer, calls, visits, dinners and serving together. A bible study with an informal lecture and open discussion every weekend. 

Leader: Carol Wolfe (239) 560-7967

Who: All Ages (Primarily 55+)

Where: FCC – Room 102

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Fusion

A facilitator lead discussion class that tackles modern topics while clinging to God’s word. There are also group activities and serving opportunities within the community.

Leader: Jerry Hemmer  jerry_hemmer@afgfl.com

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Family Center

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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J.O.Y. Class (Jesus, Others & Yourself)

A fellowship-oriented group that combines video lessons, lectures and scripture reading that frequently focuses on the bible and prophecy. Open questions and answers on varied topics.

Leaders: Jenny Mitchell jdmitchell1@aol.com

Ollie Niccolls oliver.niccolls@gmail.com

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Room WC-1

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Legacy

A dynamic young adult ministry designed to actively share in God’s word, build relationships, cultivate growth and develop leaders. 

Leaders: Tyler & Kari Mitchell kari.lee@live.com

Who: Post High School – 29 Years Old

Where: FCC – Room 101

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Odyssey

A study through the book of James where we can get to know Christ in a deeper way, together.

Leaders: Jack Ragan plumbjack57@hotmail.com

John Molle royalservices@aol.com

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Room WC-2

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing Beginning April 28th

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Virtue & Value

A group and book study for young women seeking deeper connections with one another through Christ. Colossians 3:12

Leaders: Lindsay Cox lindsay_cox@ymail.com

Erin Bowman erinbowman12@gmail.com

  Andrea Danowit 

Who: Women

Where: FCC – Room 103

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Purchase the book $14

Duration: Weekly, 7 Weeks Beginning April 28th

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Walking in the Word

A topical study that uses the bible, class discussion and christian standards to facilitate growth, fellowship and ministry opportunities in the community.

Leaders: Ross Martin (239) 281-1141

Mike Westhafer (239) 450-2885

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Room 104

When: Sunday, 9am

Childcare: Yes 

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Marriage Group

Come join us as we walk through the Love and Respect videos on Right Now Media. Love and Respect is a marriage book/conference that helps couples focus on each other in the way that will reach them best.

Leaders: Chuck & Tara Stroup (239) 935-9035

Who: Married couples or potential married couples 

Where: Stroup House

When: Sunday, 5pm

Childcare: No

Cost: Free, Purchase of the book is optional. 

Duration: Every Other Week, 10 Weeks Beginning April 28th.

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Monday

Men‘s Bible Study

An opportunity for men to come together, fellowship and study God’s word together.

Leader: Gordon Romeis (239) 940-5060

Who: Men

Where: FCC – Main Church Lobby

When: Monday, 6:30pm

Childcare: No

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Tuesday

Men‘s Bible Study

An opportunity for men to come together, fellowship, enjoy breakfast and study God’s word together.

Leader: Ross Martin (239) 281-1141

Who: Men

Where: Mel’s Diner on US-41, Fort Myers

When: Tuesday, 7am

Childcare: No

Cost: Purchase Your Breakfast

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Men’s Connection

An opportunity for men to come together, fellowship, enjoy breakfast and grow in faith together.

Leader: Gary Cox 

Who: Men

Where: River District Cafe, Fort Myers

When: Tuesday, 7am

Childcare: No

Cost: Purchase Your Breakfast

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Fellowship Group

An opportunity for people to come together, fellowship and study God’s word together.

Leader: Becky Wilcoxson bwilcoxson@fccfm.org

Gordon Romeis (239) 940-5060

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Main Church Lobby

When: Tuesday, 6:30pm

Childcare: No

Cost: Free, Purchase Dinner Occasionally

Duration: 4th Tuesday Monthly, Ongoing

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Legacy Night

An opportunity for young adults to come together, build relationships and fellowship.

Leaders: Tyler & Kari Mitchell kari.lee@live.com

Who: Post High School – 29 Years Old

Where: Meredith’s House

When: Tuesday, 6:30 PM

Childcare: No

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Taco ‘Bout It Tuesday

An opportunity to come together, fellowship, talk about the Old Testament reading for the week and enjoy Tacos.

Leaders: Jimmy & Dee Palmer-Akers (717) 654-8365

Who: All Ages

Where: Palmer-Akers House

When: Tuesday, 6:30pm

Childcare: Yes

Cost: Free, Bring a dish to share if you want.

Duration: Weekly, 8 Weeks beginning April 23rd.

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Wednesday

Pathway Bible Study

An opportunity to come together, fellowship, and study God’s word together.

Leaders: Cheryl Harris (239) 225-7390

Who: All Ages

Where: FCC – Room WC-1

When: Wednesday, 10am

Childcare: No

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, 6 Weeks beginning April 24th.

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Marriage Matters

An opportunity for married couples or potential married couples to come together, fellowship, and work on building better marriages. Studying Five Love Languages.

Leaders: John & Janine Burrows janineburrows@msn.com

Who: Married couples or potential married couples 

Where: FCC – Family Center

When: Wednesday, 6:30pm

Childcare: Yes

Cost: Purchase of the book is optional, $3 per child if childcare needed.

Duration: Weekly, 10 Weeks beginning April 24th.

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Thursday

Mens Connection

An opportunity for men to come together, fellowship, enjoy breakfast and grow in faith together.

Leader: Gary Cox 

Who: Men

Where: Perkins, North Fort Myers

When: Thursday, 6am

Childcare: No

Cost: Purchase Your Breakfast

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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But First, Coffee

Come and join other young women for coffee and great conversation as we answer the question: “Do I matter?” In this book and video study, we will discover a practical plan to identify the threads of your life and how to intentionally weave them together for God’s glory and purposes. 

Leaders: Grace Hucks (321) 948-5209

Kara Ragan (407) 232-1672

Who: Women

Where: Hucks House

When: Thursday, 6:30pm

Childcare: No

Cost: Purchase of the book and workbook.

Duration: Weekly, 10 Weeks beginning April 25th.

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Woman’s Bible Study

An opportunity for women to come together, fellowship and study God’s word together.

Leaders: Denise Holbrook deniseholbrook@embarqmail.com

Kim Conrad kmzwrld57@aol.com

Who: Women

Where: Kim’s House

When: Thursday, 6:30pm

Childcare: No

Cost: Free

Duration: Weekly, Ongoing

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Friday

Emmaus Circle

A community of young mothers and young women pursuing Christ and community.

Leaders: Elena Elkins, Melissa Hemmer, Lacey Davis, Kari Mitchell (732) 778-4463

Who: Women

Where: FCC – Room 101

When: 2nd & 4th Friday, 9am

Childcare: Yes

Cost: Free

Duration: Bi-weekly, Ongoing

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Varies

Malia’s Butterfly Gardening Group

Have fun learning the basics of gardening. A child will need at least one adult, to supervise their child’s work, growth and development. This will be a skill building, garden planting, seed sowing and heart cultivating time. We will sow seeds of faith and harvest a bountiful supply of love and blessings to the gardeners and all their loved ones.

Leaders: Sunny Molle & Malia (239) 910-3501

Who: Kids with an adult to supervise.

Where: FCC – Butterfly Garden

When: Varies

Childcare: Yes (For Children)

Cost: Free

Duration: Varies

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