Featured Groups

Young Adult Mixed

Meeting Sundays 12:00–1:30pm in person at Shepherd or virtually • Following the Sermon and Small Group Series

Parenting

Meeting four Wednesdays 6:30–7:45pm in person at Shepherd • Childcare available upon request

Adult Children of Alcoholics

Meeting Tuesdays 7:30–9:00pm in person in River Falls at Servant of the Shepherd Church • A support group for adult children of alcoholics or dysfunctional parenting

20s/30s Mixed

Meeting various times and locations • An event-based group for mid-twenties to thirty-somethings

Women's Study: Better

Meeting various times at Shepherd or virtually. Studying Better by Jen Wilkin (book of Hebrews).

Halliday & Benson Men's Group

Meeting at Shepherd on Mondays at 6:30am

Faust Men's Group

Meeting virtually Wednesdays at 7:00am

Recharge

Meeting two Thursdays a month at 7:00pm in person at Shepherd • A group for moms

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Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Small Group: Adult Education Sunday Morning Small Group Study–Mixed Church
Small Group: Adult Education
Leader: James Bartholomew

Adult Ed meets Sunday mornings at 9:15 virtually and in person at chruch. The group covers a variety of topics including bible studies, studies of major historical Christians and writers, and information from missionaries.

Church
Small Group Study–Mixed
Sunday
Morning
Small Group: Fall 2021 Newly Connected Group Thursday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Church
Small Group: Fall 2021 Newly Connected Group
Leader: Tom Asenbrenner

Thursdays at 7 pm, meeting at church, studying the Fall Sermon Series starting September 30.

Church
Small Group Study–Mixed
Thursday
Evening
Small Group: Fesler Mixed Wednesday Late Afternoon Small Group Study–Mixed Virtual
Small Group: Fesler Mixed
Leader: Nancy Fesler

Wednesdays from 4:30-5:45 pm meeting at 4627 River Road S. Afton, following the fall sermon series, The Good and Beautiful Community.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Mixed
Wednesday
Late Afternoon
Small Group: Fravel Mixed Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Woodbury
Small Group: Fravel Mixed
Leader: Ralph Fravel

Tuesdays from 7:00-8:30 pm, studying 1 Peter.

Woodbury
Small Group Study–Mixed
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Herzog Mixed Thursday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Other
Small Group: Herzog Mixed
Leader: Kristine Herzog

Thursdays at 6:30 pm at 424 US Highway 63 in Baldwin, WI or virtual. Studying Unshakable Hope by Max Lucado

Other
Small Group Study–Mixed
Thursday
Evening
Small Group: Holden Mixed Sunday Late Afternoon Small Group Study–Mixed Varies
Small Group: Holden Mixed
Leader: David Holden

Every-other-Sunday from 6:30-7:30 pm, rotating homes in the Hudson area.

Varies
Small Group Study–Mixed
Sunday
Late Afternoon
Small Group: Jarrett Mixed Wednesday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Church
Small Group: Jarrett Mixed
Leader: Mark Jarrett

Wednesdays from 6:30-7:00 pm at church before choir practice.

Church
Small Group Study–Mixed
Wednesday
Evening
Small Group: Luedtke Mixed Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Church
Small Group: Luedtke Mixed
Leader: Mark Luedtke

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm meeting at Shepherd, following the Sermon Series.

Church
Small Group Study–Mixed
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Parents Wednesday Evening Small Group Study–Mixed Church
Small Group: Parents
Leader: Jill Whisler

Small Group with a Parenting focus. Meets 4 Wednesday evenings at church during Junior Circuit (6:30 – 7:45 pm), October 2021. Childcare available upon request.

Church
Small Group Study–Mixed
Wednesday
Evening
Childcare Available
Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Small Group: Anderson & Pletscher Men's Friday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Virtual
Small Group: Anderson & Pletscher Men's
Leader: Bob Anderson

Fridays at 6:00 am virtually/Stillwater. Following Tim Keller’s “Prodigal God”.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Men's
Friday
Early Morning
Small Group: Arland Men's Friday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Lake Elmo
Small Group: Arland Men's  
Leader: Jack Arland

Fridays from 6:00-7:30 am in West Lakeland.

Lake Elmo
Small Group Study–Men's
Friday
Early Morning
Small Group: Benson & Halliday Men Monday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Church
Small Group: Benson & Halliday Men
Leader: David Halliday

Mondays 6:30-7:30 am meeting at church, fellowship Room A.

Church
Small Group Study–Men's
Monday
Early Morning
Small Group: Coulter Men's Friday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Hudson
Small Group: Coulter Men's
Leader: Tom Coulter

Fridays at 7:00 am in North Hudson and virtually, Ecumenical Bible Study.

Hudson
Small Group Study–Men's
Friday
Early Morning
Small Group: Faust Men Wednesday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Virtual
Small Group: Faust Men
Leader: Michael Faust

Fridays 7:00-8:00 am virtually, following sermon and small group series.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Men's
Wednesday
Early Morning
Small Group: Gierke Men's Wednesday Evening Small Group Study–Men's Hudson
Small Group: Gierke Men's
Leader: Charlie Gierke

Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 pm virtually. Topics vary. Group is focused on the sport of fishing.

Hudson
Small Group Study–Men's
Wednesday
Evening
Small Group: Huntley Men's Thursday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Virtual
Small Group: Huntley Men's
Leader: Christian Huntley

Thursdays at 6:30 am via Zoom, following the Good and Beautiful Community sermon and small group series.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Men's
Thursday
Early Morning
Small Group: Kromer Men's Tuesday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Hudson
Small Group: Kromer Men's
Leader: John Kromer

Tuesdays at 6:00 am meeting at Buddy’s Bakery in Hudson to read and discuss scripture.

Hudson
Small Group Study–Men's
Tuesday
Early Morning
Small Group: Wachholz Men's Friday Early Afternoon Small Group Study–Men's Virtual
Small Group: Wachholz Men's
Leader: Dewey Wachholz

Fridays virtually at 12:00 noon, following the Sermon Series.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Men's
Friday
Early Afternoon
Small Group: Wagenknecht & Wert Men's Friday Early Morning Small Group Study–Men's Hudson
Small Group: Wagenknecht & Wert Men's
Leader: Brian Wert

Fridays at 6:00 am at Buddy’s Bakery in Hudson. Studying the Serendipity Bible.

Hudson
Small Group Study–Men's
Friday
Early Morning
Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Small Group: Ellingson Women Wednesday Morning Small Group Study–Women's Church
Small Group: Ellingson Women
Leader: Pam Ellingson

Wednesday mornings 9:30-11 a.am., following the Sermon and Small Group Series but open to exploring other studies. We will be starting a new David Jeremiah study, “Where Do We Go From Here.” A 10 week study looking at current critical issues of our times. looking at scripture to see how these events are directly linked to prophecy. This begins after our current series.

Church
Small Group Study–Women's
Wednesday
Morning
Small Group: Entwistle Women's Tuesday Morning Small Group Study–Women's Lakeland
Small Group: Entwistle Women's  
Leader: Carol Entwistle

Tuesday at 9:30 am meeting virtually, following Good and Beautiful Community sermon series.

Lakeland
Small Group Study–Women's
Tuesday
Morning
Small Group: Hanson Women PM Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Women's Virtual
Small Group: Hanson Women PM
Leader: Diana Hanson

Tuesday evening virtual Women’s Study Group, meets from 6:30 – 8:00pm, studying Better by Jen Wilkin starting October 5, 2021.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Women's
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Jorgensen Women's Friday Morning Small Group Study–Women's Lakeland
Small Group: Jorgensen Women's
Leader: Jennie Jorgensen (Gosso)

Friday mornings.

Lakeland
Small Group Study–Women's
Friday
Morning
Small Group: Peterson Women Monday Evening Small Group Study–Women's Virtual
Small Group: Peterson Women
Leader: Mary Jo Peterson

Monday from 6:30-8:00 pm meeting virtually, studying Better by Jen Wilkin.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Women's
Monday
Evening
Small Group: Recharge Thursday Evening Small Group Study–Women's Church
Small Group: Recharge
Leader: Melissa Eisinger

Meets two Thursdays a month – for this season meeting from 7:00-8:30 pm. A place where moms get connected! Email Melissa at mjeisinger@mmm.com for further information.

Church
Small Group Study–Women's
Thursday
Evening
Childcare Available
Small Group: Schultze Women's Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Women's Virtual
Small Group: Schultze Women's
Leader: Laura Schultze

Every other Tuesday meeting virtually from 6:30-8:00 pm, studying Better by Jen Wilkin starting in October.

Virtual
Small Group Study–Women's
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Tuesday AM Women Tuesday Morning Small Group Study–Women's Church
Small Group: Tuesday AM Women
Leader: JoAnn Wert

Tuesdays from 9:30-11:30 am. Childcare available. PLEASE REGISTER. Starting October 5, 2021, we will be studying Better by Jen Wilkin.

Church
Small Group Study–Women's
Tuesday
Morning
Childcare Available
Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Embrace: Foster & Adoptive Parents Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Support Church
Embrace: Foster & Adoptive Parents
Leader: Dagni Lee

3rd Tuesday of the month from 7:00-9:30 pm meeting at church, studying “Trust-Based Parenting: Creating Lasting Changes in Your Child’s Behavior”. Contact Dagni Lee (dleefamily7@comcast.net) for more information.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Baffled Lot Men's AA Saturday Early Morning Small Group Study–Support Church
Small Group: Baffled Lot Men's AA
Leader: Kevin Ryan

Men’s AA Support Group, meets Saturdays at 8:00 am at church.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Saturday
Early Morning
Small Group: Job Search Planning & Support Monday Morning Small Group Study–Support Church
Small Group: Job Search Planning & Support
Leader: Vince Gutierrez

Monday mornings by appointment at church. Focus on networking, resume writing, and interviewing. Email Vince at vjguti@yahoo.com.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Monday
Morning
Small Group: River Rats Men's AA Thursday Evening Small Group Study–Support Church
Small Group: River Rats Men's AA
Leader: Hal Barnes

Men’s AA Support Group, meets Thursdays at 7:30 pm at church.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Thursday
Evening
Small Group: Safe Haven Women's AA Wednesday Morning Small Group Study–Support Church
Small Group: Safe Haven Women's AA
Leader: Nancy Truax

Women’s AA Support Group, meets Wednesdays at 10 am at church.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Wednesday
Morning
Small Group: Women's Prayer and Share Thursday Evening Small Group Study–Support Church
Small Group: Women's Prayer and Share
Leader: Keri Aldridge

Meets first Thursday of the month, 5:30 pm at Church. Devotion and prayer focusing on our addicted loved ones.

Church
Small Group Study–Support
Thursday
Evening
Support Group: Adult Children of Alcoholics Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Support River Falls
Support Group: Adult Children of Alcoholics
Leader: Lee Rehfeld

Tuesdays at 7:15 pm in River Falls at Servant of the Shepherd Church. Support Group for adult children of alcoholics or dysfunctional parenting. See website adultchildren.org. Email leerehfeld@gmail.com for more information.

River Falls
Small Group Study–Support
Tuesday
Evening
Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Small Group: Tjornehoj 20s/30s Mixed Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Young Adults Church
Small Group: Tjornehoj 20s/30s Mixed
Leader: Kris Tjornehoj

An event-based mixed group for mid-twenties to thirty-somethings. Days/times/locations vary depending on the group’s schedules and activities. FIRST MEETING 9/21 – 7 pm at church.

Church
Small Group Study–Young Adults
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Young Adult Mixed Sunday Early Afternoon Small Group Study–Young Adults Church
Small Group: Young Adult Mixed
Leader: Sam Dittrich

Sundays from noon-1:30 at church or virtually, following the Sermon and Small Group series. Starts Oct 3.

Church
Small Group Study–Young Adults
Sunday
Early Afternoon
Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Small Group: Life Circuit (Hudson) Thursday Early Morning Small Group Study–Student Hudson
Small Group: Life Circuit (Hudson)
Leader: Gabrielle Arland

Student led small group for Gr 9 – 12. Meets Thursday mornings 6:00am @ Downtown Hudson Dunn Bros

Hudson
Small Group Study–Student
Thursday
Early Morning
Small Group: Life Circuit (K.Thielke) Tuesday Evening Small Group Study–Student Stillwater
Small Group: Life Circuit (K.Thielke)
Leader: Kari Thielke

Student led small group for Gr 9 – 12. Meets 7 pm on Tuesdays, in-person and virtually.

Stillwater
Small Group Study–Student
Tuesday
Evening
Small Group: Life Circuit (Stillwater) Thursday Early Morning Small Group Study–Student Stillwater
Small Group: Life Circuit (Stillwater)
Leader: Gabrielle Arland

Student-led small group for Gr 9 – 12. Meets 6:30am on Thursdays @ Starbucks near SAHS.

Stillwater
Small Group Study–Student
Thursday
Early Morning

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