nlcc small group Ministry

Our Small Group Ministry is ready to help you GROW in your faith and connect with our church community.  Learn about our Bible Study Groups, Home Groups and Purpose Groups below. We're all about LOVING the Lord and people, GROWING in our faith and fellowship and SERVING the Lord and one another. 

Small Group are:

Bible study Groups

Home Groups

Purpose Groups

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Bible Study Groups


    Thursday mornings from 6:30 am to 8:00 am. men gather in the UTurn room for an inductive study of various books in the New Testament.  Encouragement and prayer are very much a part of the gathering and a great way to start the day!   Men are welcome to join the group at any time.  

  • Women's Bible Study

    Women's Wednesday Bible Study Group is on a break for the summer and will resume in August.  

home groups

New Groups Are Forming Soon!

  • younger adults - AMADOR CITY

    Meeting Thursday evening from 6:30-8:00 pm at the home of Max and Lindsay Hebel in Amador City.  The group consists of married and single young adults (19-30ish). Contact the church office for more information:  209-267-1263.  

purpose groups

Our Purpose Groups have a particular topic in mind as they meet to GROW in their understanding of God's plan and purpose for them.  Each Purpose Group will have a designated length of commitment, 

generally wrapping up within 6-8 weeks.  

  • Sunday's discipleship group

    Every Sunday we have a discipleship group that meets in the UTurn room from

    10:05-10:55 am.

    Every 2 weeks the topic changes to keep a fresh encouragement in the word of God. 

    This group is on a break and will resume July 23rd.  

  • Living Free Women's group

    This group is for women who are being challenged with Fear, Depression, Anxiety and Panic Attracts. Learn how to LIVE in freedom from fear and keep moving forward!

    This group will be a study from the book "6 Weeks to Change" along with scriptural study. Starting July 10th, we will meet in the sanctuary every Monday

    from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. For 8 weeks.

    Study materials will be provided.  Sorry no child care provided.  

    Study leader is Pastor Linda Enos


    Come and GROW in your understanding of the importance of prayer in the life of a Christ Follower.  Brief teaching followed by group prayer.  Group meets in the Hall office from 10:05-10:55 am.