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A Small Group consists of 3 or more people who gather together to build community, to grow and serve together. They meet in a variety of places and cover a variety of interests.

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Café

Leader Name:   Kevin Lindsay
Meeting Time:   Sunday at 9:30am
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Our café small group serves on Sunday mornings providing free coffee and tea in a welcoming environment. We also sell other hot and cold drinks along with snack items. Join this hospitality group today!

Category:   Hospitality, Worship Experience

Guest Services

Leader Name:   Aaron Marrow
Meeting Time:   Sunday morning from 8:45am-12pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Providing our guests and members a friendly and welcoming experience they will never forget through greeting and ushering.

Category:   Hospitality, Worship Experience

Manna Worship Team

Leader Name:   Jacob Lindsay
Phone Number:   3368178418
Meeting Time:   Sunday morning 8:00am
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Leading the congregation into an engaging worship experience where the presence and person of Christ can be encountered. Do you have a musical or vocal talent? Contact us for an interview and audition to get you connected!

Category:   Worship Experience, Creative

Production Team

Leader Name:   Joseph Lindsay
Meeting Time:   Sunday morning from 8:00am-12pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Be involved behind the scenes at Manna Church. If you have ever been interested in multimedia and are looking for a place to learn or use technical skills to serve others, this group may be for you!

Category:   Worship Experience, Creative

MANNA KiDS (3 months - 5th grade)

Leader Name:   Sonya Lindsay
Meeting Time:   Sunday Morning
Location:   Manna Kid's Building
Focus:   Manna Kids Ministry exists to come along side and equip your kids with Bible based experiences. We are committed to providing safe, fun, and clean environments where your child can learn the Bible and know God through age-appropriate instruction. We invest in your child in a small group setting through prayer, worship, teaching and creative arts. Our teams of teachers work hard every week to prepare an atmosphere where your child can experience God’s presence and His practical love through people. Be part of the team.

Category:   Worship Experience, Kids

Financial Peace University

Leader Name:   Chris and Flo Dunn
Meeting Time:   Every Monday from 6:30-8:00pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Helping people get a handle on their finances by walking you through the basics of budgeting, dumping debt, planning for the future and much more.

Category:   Financial, Interests

GO Group

Leader Name:   Pete Andrews // Sarah Andrews
Meeting Time:   1st and 3rd Sunday after service
Location:   Locations will vary - contact leader
Focus:   An outreach group that will meet together once a month to fellowship and strengthen one another and once a month to GO out into our community! We will do a variety of outreach projects throughout the semester. Our first outreach will be a Valentines project for a HP Nursing Home. Sharing the LOVE of Christ can be natural, fun and exciting!

Category:   Outreach

The Plug

Leader Name:   Jefferson Bullock
Meeting Time:   1st Sunday of every month from 5-6:30pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   All high school and middle school students! An engaging, interactive, and exciting event where students can grow in their faith, build life-giving relationships, and get connected into our local church.

Category:   Students, Middle School, High School

HS Hangs

Leader Name:   Jefferson Bullock // Rachel Oswald // Michael Carter
Meeting Time:   Sundays from 5-6:30
Location:   Bullock Basement
Focus:   HS Hangs is all about connecting with other high school students, building relationships, and having a great time! We will hang out and have a ton of fun playing games, watching movies, bowling - you name it! Then we will always end our time with a short devotional and prayer!

Category:   Students, High School

Stonewall (high school guys)

Leader Name:   Michael Carter
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 6:00-7:00
Location:   Locations will vary - contact leader
Focus:   Young men come together to build firm foundations and grow relationally with each other & in Christ equipping them to go into the world, stand strong, and facing & overcoming their giants.

Category:   Students, High School, Men

EmpowHER (high school girls)

Leader Name:   Rachel Oswald
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Wednesday from 6:00-7:30PM
Location:   Location will vary - contact leader
Focus:   Our small group focus is to fellowship and grow with one another, build each other up in our faith & learn how to be Godly young women on fire for Christ!

Category:   Students, High School, Women

The Expanded Middle

Leader Name:   Jared and Beth Mead
Meeting Time:   2nd Sunday of every month 4-6pm
Location:   Locations may vary and date/time may vary as opportunities present themselves
Focus:   The "Expanded Middle" small group is for middle school students and their parents to develop relationships and strengthen our Church family.

Category:   Students, Middle School

R.I.B.S. (men)

Leader Name:   Ray Baker
Meeting Time:   1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from 6:30-7:30am
Location:   Panera Bread on HWY 68, High Point
Focus:   We will read through one book of the Bible each semester strengthening men in the Word of God. Through discussion and prayer we will discover the heart and pleasure of God.

Category:   Bible Study, Men

Jail Ministry

Leader Name:   Tim Walker
Meeting Time:   Multiple options available - contact leader
Location:   High Point Jail
Focus:   The Jail Ministry Team shares the good news of God's unconditional love with the men and women in the High Point Jail. Our goal is to clearly present the Gospel of Christ and to nurture new believers in faith and discipleship, leading to transformed lives.

Category:   Outreach

Wednesday Night Prayer

Leader Name:   Penni Brough
Meeting Time:   1st and 3rd Wednesdays of each month starting at 7pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   We pray! We simply pray for peoples needs, the city...for you! This prayer time is open to anyone who wants to pray, from new Christians who might feel intimidated to seasoned prayer warriors.

Category:   Prayer

First of All Prayer Group

Leader Name:   Clark and Deana Carter
Meeting Time:   1st and 3rd Thursdays at 7:00pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Based on 1 Timothy 2 we will be praying for our leaders and all who are in authority as well as praying for an awakening to God. Before each session relevant scriptures on prayer and the authority God gives us as believers in Christ will be shared.

Category:   Prayer

Friday Morning Prayer

Leader Name:   Jerry Johnson // Ray Baker
Meeting Time:   Every Friday morning from 6-7am
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   This small group meets early on Friday mornings to pray for all the prayer requests submitted to Manna Church. We also pray for the needs of our church and the city.

Category:   Prayer

FirstStep

Leader Name:   Manna Leader
Meeting Time:   Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm: October 2018
Location:   Manna Church
Childcare:   Yes
Focus:   First Step is for anyone exploring Christianity, new to faith, or finding their way back to God. During this 4-week gathering we will introduce you to healthy habits for securing a firm foundation in your walk with God.

Category:   Bible Study, Growth Track

NextStep

Leader Name:   Manna Leader
Meeting Time:   Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:30pm: September and November 2018
Location:   Manna Church
Childcare:   Yes
Focus:   Next Step is a small group answering four questions. Who are we? Why are we here? Where are we going? What is my part? If you are fairly new to Manna this group is designed to help you access involvement in the church body.

Category:   Bible Study, Growth Track

LeaderStep

Leader Name:   Manna Staff
Meeting Time:   Email for dates and times
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Leader Step is a eight week small group that will equip you to lead and influence people in your family, community, and at Manna Church. Be part of the leadership culture by understanding our vision and values. (please note that completion of FirstStep and NextStep and the Manna Membership Application Process are mandatory prerequisites for participation in LeaderStep).

Category:   Bible Study, Growth Track

Sista Talk (women)

Leader Name:   Jeanetha Rountree
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Saturdays from 10am-12pm
Location:   A variety of locations in the area for coffee and/or breakfast
Focus:   SISTA TALK is a community women’s group that focuses on lifting and encouraging women as they encounter and maneuver life’s difficult challenges. We share our stories, and discuss pertinent issues. We laugh, we cry , we support, we affirm in the commonality of relationship, fellowship, and sisterhood. SISTA is an acronym for: Sharing, Inspiring, Supporting, Through, Affirmation.

Category:   Topic/Book Studies, Women

Creation / Evolution

Leader Name:   Larry T. Ingles
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays from 7:00-8:30pm - Sep 18, Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   This small group will provide a forum to address the current issue of creation and evolution. Because secular humanism is the prevailing perspective in society, you will be better equipped to address this issue and use this info as a Gospel tool!

Category:   Interests

Photography Team

Leader Name:   Hannah Nicholes
Phone Number:   9197107907
Meeting Time:   Sunday morning at 9:00am
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Capture the life change that God is doing through Manna Church

Category:   Worship Experience, Creative

First Impressions

Leader Name:   Ana Bullock
Meeting Time:   Sunday mornings at 9:30
Location:   Welcome Center & First Time Guest Kiosk
Focus:   Connect with and help welcome first time guests at our Welcome Center before the service, and after the service at our First Time Guest Kiosk. If you enjoy welcoming and meeting new people, this team is for you!

Category:   Hospitality, Worship Experience

Prayer Point

Leader Name:   Ana Bullock
Meeting Time:   Sundays immediately following our worship experience
Location:   Prayer Point banner in the Worship Center
Focus:   Prayer Point team members make themselves available to the Prayer Point banner following each service in order to pray for and stand in faith with others regarding their individual prayer requests.

Category:   Hospitality, Worship Experience

Fishers of Men

Leader Name:   Dean Beck
Meeting Time:   Every 3rd Wednesday at 7:oopm
Location:   Dean's House (contact leader for address
Focus:   We will explore different fishing techniques, types of lures/baits, line types, weights, knot tying, safety equipment etc. to become better "fishers of fish." We will also discuss how we can become better "fishers of men" by sharing our passions for the outdoors with each other and our neighbors.

Category:   Interests

Red Zone

Leader Name:   Del Jones
Meeting Time:   Once a month during selective games and other big-time sports events - Contact Leader
Location:   Locations may vary - Contact Leader
Focus:   Men hanging out with the fellas, watching sports, and eating man-food!

Category:   Men, Interests

Just Us Girls (middle school girls)

Leader Name:   Beth Mead and Samantha Floyd
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   We will base our study on the book "Just Us Girls: A Bible Study on Being God's Girl in Middle School" by Hannah Duggan. Our small group will include discussion, fellowship, and prayer. We also plan to have occasional/impromptu "get togethers" based on the interest and availability of our girls and parents.

Category:   Students, Middle School, Women

Manna Knights (middle school guys)

Leader Name:   Jared Mead
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   We will fellowship, dig into the word, and engage in conversation to better prepare the foundation of our upcoming christian young men so that they may be better prepared for their future in God's Kingdom.

Category:   Students, Middle School, Men

Share Your Story

Leader Name:   Rhonda Guidry
Meeting Time:   2nd and 4th Sunday from 4:00-6:00pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   We will learn to share our stories with one another in the context of the gospel: what our lives were like before we met Christ and what our lives are like after meeting Christ. Join us in spreading the good news. Together let’s get the word out!

Category:   Outreach

Book by Book

Leader Name:   Peni Brough
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays from 7:00-8:00pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   An in depth study of the Bible beginning in Genesis and working our way through the Bible. We'll take as much time as we need in each book. Great for those people that are new to the bible and for those that have never really dug into the bible before. We'll be using Warren Wiersbe's “Be” series as a guide.  

Category:   Bible Study, Topic/Book Studies

A Conversation on Race

Leader Name:   Ken Scott // Jomel Primus // Gregg Everett
Meeting Time:   Every other Monday from 7:00-8:30pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   A look at race in America, both historically and presently, by examining what leaders such as Frederick Douglass, Booker T Washington, W.E.B. Dubois and others have said on the matter of race as well as biblical guidance toward building unity, breaking down walls,  fighting deception and honoring truth.

Category:   Interests

Freedom Journey

Leader Name:   Ana Bullock // Sonya Lindsay
Meeting Time:   Sunday from 5:00-6:15pm - Sep 23, 30, Oct 7, 21, 28 Nov 4
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   If you are struggling with habitual sins, destructive beliefs, emotional pain or spiritual oppression, this small group is designed to help you begin your journey into new and lasting freedom in Christ.

Category:   Interests

Good Grief

Leader Name:   Jeanetha Rountree
Focus:   To assist with processing grief due to the death of a loved one or loss that often results from major life transitions (i.e - a move, divorce, etc...)

Category:   Interests

MS Hangs

Leader Name:   Laura Carter // Aaron Marrow
Meeting Time:   Every 3rd Sunday of the month from 5-6:30pm
Location:   Manna Church
Focus:   Middle School Hangs is about connecting with other middle school students, building relationships, and having a great time! We will hang out and have a ton of fun playing games, watching movies, bowling - you name it! We’ll will always end our time with a short devotional and prayer!

Category:   Students, Middle School

Right on Target

Leader Name:   Clark Carter
Meeting Time:   Every third Sunday
Location:   Contact Leader
Focus:   Right on Target aims to build relationships through our shared interests of weapons. We will learn and share insight into safety, maintenance, operations, and building of personal firearms. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Category:   Interests

Small groups have put me in connection with people who are as passionate about outreach and about seeing our city impacted with the gospel of Christ. I feel like we are truly doing life together.

DARA FERRIS

Small Groups are where life happens.

ADAM TERRY

Small Groups have really helped to refine and deepen my understanding of what it means to BE the Church.

GOLFRAN RIVERA

Small groups have impacted me greatly in not only my walk with Christ but has allowed me to develop deep friendships through fellowship.

LATONYA HUNT