How to Read the Bible
SUNdays // 1230PM-130PM // living word
led by DREW BARNHART
This is a 5 week course and discussion group geared toward answering questions on how the Bible came together and how to read the Bible. This is meant to aid those who are partaking in journeying through the scriptures using The Bible Project reading plan this year. This will provide supplemental education and information to help you get the most out of your Bible reading this year! We will be utilizing a 5 episode video series provided by The Bible Project.
SUNdays // 1230PM // living word sanctuary
led by Curtis & Elizabeth gearhart
This is a class in small group format studying "The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work" by Dr. John Gottman. After four decades of research on all facets of relationships, the Gottman Institute has developed an approach that not only supports and repairs troubled marriages, but strengthens happy ones. By attending this class you will learn how to improve friendship, fondness, and admiration; enhance romance and intimacy; manage conflict constructively; gain skills to address perpetual and solvable problems; created shared meaning; and maintain gains throughout a lifetime. You can attend this class if you are engaged, newly married, have been married for decades or anywhere in between. Both partners must be committed to attending the sessions together. Childcare is provided with lunch for the kids.
Young Adults Small Group
thursdays // 6PM // living word
led by Shawn & Renee Walstad
Join with other young adults (18 and graduated from high school - 29) for dinner and time spent reading and discussing scripture, while building friendships and enjoying community.
hope for hurting parents
2nd & 4th Tuesdays // 630-8PM // whidbey coffee (wa-20)
led by Don and Ann Jaques
This small group is meant to provide support and encouragement to parents of teens and young adults involved in self-harming, substance abuse, mental health, and legal issues.
Whidbey Golf Group
dates & times vary // whidbey golf & Country Club
led by mike widener
This group meets together to spend time in community and golf on various dates and times (usually Wednesday afternoons). They have a Facebook page with which they stay connected and set up tee times.
first friday of the month // 6PM // Living Word
led by Tracy Parameter and Jennifer Brimeyer
This group is for all adults who wish to spend time in community, participate in activities, and engage in discipleship together.
1st and 3rd Thursday // 530PM // Living Word Youth Center
Led by scott and christy barney
Empty nesting? Retired? Encore is for you! Come join others who are walking in the same season of life for a potluck and grow together in faith, fun, and fellowship.
divorce care group
Sundays // 5PM // Living Word
Led by Larry and colleen fleck
In this small group, you will meet men and women who have come through the darkness of separation and divorce and now walk in the bright hope of God's love and healing. You'll discover that the divorce process can be a powerful catalyst for good in your life, transforming deep loss into meaningful growth with God.