Adult Life Groups


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We are created in the image of God, who is the perfect embodiment of community. Thus we are closer to God and our original design when we live in community. God himself is in a community of three persons in one—the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit—who exist in perfect unity. So it is not surprising that from the beginning, God created us to be in community with one another. Genesis 2:18 states: "It is not good for man to be alone." This passage speaks to our fundamental need to connect with others in the human community. What is striking about this statement is that God makes it before the Fall. There's no sin yet and no disobedience; man is in perfect intimacy with God. And yet, God declares that man is alone and that it is not good.

Dr. Gilbert Bilezikian points out: Community is deeply grounded in the nature of God. It flows from who God is. Because he is community, he creates community. It is his gift of himself to humans. Therefore, the making of community may not be regarded as an optional decision for Christians. It is a compelling and irrevocable necessity, a binding divine mandate for all believers at all times.

As we try to apply this truth in our every day life and ministry values here at SHBC we hold as one of our core values, “Relationships Matter”.  Everywhere in scripture we see the importance of healthy, God honoring, redemptive relationships between people and with God.  One of the best ways we see the body of Christ cultivating those kinds of significant relationships is through meeting together in groups.       

As a church we desire to see our members, attenders, visitors and friends enter into relationships that matter.  But life groups must be more than just about finding good people to spend some time with. 

Again we go back to scripture, to another Genesis moment, that being the genesis of the Christian church, and here we see what else should be essential parts of any group that meets in the name of Christ.  Acts 2:42-47 gives us a glimpse into a healthy model of what a group of Christ followers and Christ seekers should be about.

 

 

Feel free to look through the small groups below. Choose a day that fits your schedule to see what groups are available. If you would like more information about life groups contact Brenda Wilber.

PRE-SERVICE

BIBLE STUDY

 

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For: Mixed
Meets: Sunday 9:00am
Location: Church Library
Email: foryoh@shaw.ca

 

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BOILER ROOM

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For: Mixed
Meets: Monday 7:00pm
Location: Church Conference Room
Email: aebiollo@gmail.com

 

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GRANDMA'S

PRAYER 

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For: Women
Meets: 2nd/4th Monday 10am
Location: SHBC Library
Email: jocollins@shaw.ca

 

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SHBC BIBLE STUDY

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For: Women
Meets: Monday 7:00pm
Location: Church Library
Email: mdewitz@telus.net

 

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MEN OF STEELE

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For: Men
Meets: Monday 7:00pm
Location: Church Lobby
Email: vibeinstalls@gmail.com

 

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ROMEO

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For: Men
Meets: Tuesday 8:30am
Location: Humpty's 5011 130 Avenue NW
Email: fehler.peter@gmail.com

 

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SHBC

BIBLE STUDY

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For: Women
Meets: Tuesday 9:30am
Location: Church Library
Email: bermartin@telus.net

 

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YOUNG ADULTS

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For: Ages 18-35
Meets: Tuesday 7:00pm
Location: 15503 62 Street NW 
Email: ben@shbc.ca

 

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SHBC BIBLE STUDY

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For: Women (children welcome)
Meets: Wednesdays 9:00am
Location: Church Nursery
Email: bjauger@shaw.ca

 

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SHBC PRAYER

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For: Mixed
Meets: Thursday 12:00pm
Location: Church Library
Email: darren@shbc.ca

 

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CY BECKER

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 For: Couples
Meets: Every 2nd Thurs 7:00pm
Location: 16911 54 St
Email: ryantomiyama@gmail.com

 

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BELMONT

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For: Mixed
Meets: Every 2nd Thurs 7:00pm
Location: 13068 39 St
Email: arnjo@shaw.ca

 

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RAPPERSWILL

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For: Mixed
Meets: Every 2nd Thurs 7:00pm
Location: 11514 173A Ave
Email: hollyandbrock@gmail.com

 

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Life Group Essentials based on Acts 2:42-47

  • BAs.jpg42 They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to fellowship, to the breaking of bread

    Biblical Application: Our groups are committed to the centrality of God’s Word. 

  • PDs.jpgand to prayer. 43 Everyone was filled with awe at the many wonders and signs performed by the apostles.

    Prayerful Dependence: Our groups know that prayer is essential to the life of the believer.

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    44 All the believers were together and had everything in common. 45 They sold property and possessions to give to anyone who had need.

    Meaningful Service: Our groups understand that in addition to serving each other we must serve those outside of their group, church and community.

  • LDs.jpg46 Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts.

    Leadership Development: Our groups are dedicated to cultivate the gifts and talents of each member of the group.

  • IOs.jpgThey broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts, 47 praising God and enjoying the favor of all the people. And the Lord added to their number daily those who were being saved.

     Intentional Outreach: Our groups are open to welcome people who desire to move together to extraordinary life in Christ.

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    Healthy RelationshipsOur groups at their very core are about people.  People who desire to grow and develop in their walk with God and with each other.  In Acts 2 the church was marked by great relationships.  Life groups are to be life giving for those who are involved in them.  A key part of the health of a group is a measure of fun, we want people to have fun together when they meet.

  • Acts 2:42

    Bible Application

  • Acts 2:43

    Prayerful Dependance

  • Acts 2:44-45

    Meaningful Service

  • Acts 2:46

    Leadership Development

  • Acts 2:47

    Intentional Outreach

  • Healthy Relationships