General LIFE Groups

  • Discovery Group Training

    A seven week small group experience designed to envision those who attend with a passion to engage seekers and enfold them into a discipleship process, while providing a simple, reproducible approach to leading and multiply small groups. Each week will involve practical, experiential learning.

    The plan is to start the last week of June, in a home in the Hyde Park area. Specific day of the week, time and location to be decided before June 3rd.

    Rick and Ellen Coffin will be co-leading. If you are interested in attending or would like more information, you can email either of us at or Or feel free to call Rick at (818) 205-7876 or Ellen at (312) 256-5935.

  • West Loop/Near Northwest Life Group \


    This group will meet weekly to fellowship, pray, and study the Bible.

    Location: Alternating between West Loop/Logan Square

    Leaders: Derek and Pauline Watts & Naima Booker and Michael Ladipo.

  • Rubin Life Group (FULL)

    Weekly on Thursdays at 7:30 PM

    This group will meet weekly to grow in our relationships with God and with one another as we do Sacred Listening: Discovering the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola together as a group.

    Location: Hyde Park

    Leader: Ryan Rubin

  • Sinclair Life Group

    Weekly on Tuesdays at 11:00 AM

    This group will spend time praying, reading scripture together, and fellowshipping. Scripture readings and discussions will be from the letters of John.

    Location: Hyde Park

    Leader: Iris Sinclair (773-363-9087)

  • Velaga/Fioritto Life Group

    Weekly on Fridays at 7:30 PM

    We gather weekly for Bible study and fellowship. Our desire is to follow the example of the early church in fellowship and to grow deeper in our knowledge of God.

    Location: Bronzeville

    Leaders: Mike and Lisa Fioritto & Raghu and Padma Velaga

  • Grad Life Group (sponsored by Cru)

    Weekly on Wednesdays at 8:00 PM

    This group meets weekly for Bible study and prayer.

    Location: Hyde Park

    Leaders: Nick & Becky Foster