Life Groups

Life Groups play a vital role in strengthening and maintaining the health and well-being of the New Life City community. Our groups minister to a variety of interests and people in differing phases of life and meet throughout the week at the church and at homes and other locations throughout the city.

Life Group Schedule

Monday Night Football
Time: 6:30pm
Jeff & Lisa Livingston
Meeting every Monday during the 16-week NFL regular season, this group bonds while watching football with worship, prayer and ministry at half-time. This is not only for football fans, but for anyone who enjoys fellowship.

Spare Not Food Pantry Outreach
Location: New Life City
Time: 10:15am (2nd Tuesday of every month)
Christine Poper
All children must be with their parents
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

You've Got a Friend
Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
Kathy Garcia & Laurel Hawkins
This group enjoys worship, potluck dinner, Bible study and prayer time as they create a place of refuge, friendship and support.

Family Fellowship
Time: 6:30pm
Chuck & Becky Elmore
This family-friendly life group shares a potluck meal and spends time in relationship-forming, encouragement and prayer time.

Kingdom Destinies
Time: 7:00pm
Paul Atencio
Worship, fellowship, Bible study and ministry are the components of this life group that strives for increased maturity in the believer's daily walk and destiny.

Walking In The Prophetic
Time: 6:30pm
Tom & Rhetta King
This group focuses on growing in understanding and ability with prophetic ministry and includes not only instruction but activation in the prophetic.

Newlyweds/Young Marrieds
Time: 6:30pm
Seiji & Emily Okamoto
This gathering is for the purposes of encouraging newlyweds and young couples through fellowship and bond-strengthening.

Revive Your Marriage
Time: 6:30pm
Steve & Kara Grant
This group is designed to bless and encourage married couples with teenage children (or older). They will be working through Danny Silk's Keep Your Love On book, with plans for a couples retreat at some point in the near future.

Mark It Up!
Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm
Mike & Susan Cooper
This Bible study group seeks encounters with God that transform lives, "A-ha" moments in God's word, and growth in useful study skills.

Young Adults (ages 18-25)
Location: The Hawk's Nest
Time: 6:30pm
Pastors Alan and Gail Hawkins
Our young adults group is thriving with rich Holy Spirit encounters as they spend time in worship, Bible teaching, testimonies and ministry.

Friday Night at the Movies
Location: NLC
Time: 6:30pm
John & JoDee Scholz
This "drop-in" life group screens a movie each week at the church, followed by a discussion on the Kingdom truths found in the film. They also show children's movies monthly.

Married With Children
Time: 6:30pm
Chris & Heidi Naidu
This group focuses on creating a place of fellowship and ministry to connect and grow as friends, couples and families. Children are welcome.

Kingdom Living
Time: 7:00pm
Daniel & Katie Schmierer
Join up for a time of food, fellowship, worship and the Holy Spirit. This is a family-friendly life group, so kids are welcome!

Street Ministry Outreach
Location: Lindy's Restaurant, 5th & Central
Time: 11:00pm
John Scholz and Daniel Schmierer
This outreach group meets first for food and fellowship, then goes out on Central Avenue to share the love of Jesus through evangelism, prayer and prophetic ministry.

Prayer for the Needs of the Body
Location: NLC
Time: 8:30AM
Pat Archibeck

Jail Ministry
Special Permission Required
Time: 9:00am
Susan Gafner & Laurel Hawkins