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SUNDAYS


Walking with the King

Sundays at 11am

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Hts

Resource: The Bible Study Book – 20/20: Seen, Chosen, Sent by Christine Caine | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

In this class, you’ll develop a new understanding of how God sees you and has chosen you to help make Jesus’ name known on this planet. You will be challenged to begin to share the story of how God's love has transformed your life right where you are. 



Woman of the Word 

Sundays at 11am 

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Hts

Resource: Bible Study Questions on the Book of Hebrews by David E. Pratte.  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to develop your understanding of scripture as you dive into the book of Hebrews. This class will equip you to properly engage in God’s Word that will truly train your mind and transform your heart. 


 

If Your Dream Doesn’t Scare You, It’s Too Small [CLOSED]

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Heights

Resource: Chase the Lion: If Your Dream Doesn’t Scare You, It’s Too Small by Mark Batterson

                   100 Days of Believing God for Bigger by Marshawn Evans Daniels  Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

This is a wake-up call to stop living as if the purpose of life is to simply arrive safely at death. Your dreams should scare you.They should be so big that without God they would be impossible to achieve. In this class, you will learn to quit running away from what you're afraid of and change the world!

  


Living Beyond Your Feelings

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location:  In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Living Beyond Your Feelings by Joyce Meyer Click HERE to purchase 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

The average person has 70,000 thoughts every day, and many of those thoughts trigger a corresponding emotion. No wonder so many of us often feel like we're controlled by our emotions. Our lives would be much improved if we controlled them. During this class, you will examine the gamut of feelings that human beings experience. You will also discuss the way that the brain processes and stores memories and thoughts, and then - emotion by emotion - learn how you can manage your reactions to those emotions.

 


Living Through Adversity: Overcoming Life's Challenges

Wednesdays at 7pm

Location:  In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: The Upside of Adversity: Rising from the Pit to Greatness by OS Hillman  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to learn how God uses adversity to show His power and purpose. You will learn the seven reasons people experience adversity, and the three stages of response—including practical ways to cope when circumstances veer out of control. By the end of the class, you will have all the tools you need to be a victor instead of a victim.



THURSDAYS


Victorious Women in Christ

Thursdays at 7pm 

Location: In-Person, Offsite (Beachwood) 

Resource: Life Lessons from Ephesians by Max Lucado 2018 Version | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to bring the Bible to life during this victorious class filled with intriguing questions, inspirational stories, and poignant reflections to take you deeper into God’s Word. You will learn key ways to study the Bible and be inspired to live a life of victory.




SMALL GROUPS FOR MEN  return to top


SUNDAYS


Men at War – Disciplines of a Godly Man

Sundays at 11am 

Location: In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource:  Disciplines of a Godly Young Man by R. Kent Hughes | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

If you’ve been struggling with the challenge of being disciplined, godly, and sold-out for Jesus, this is the class for you. Come learn how you can live a life of integrity and become the man God is calling you to be, even in the midst of the cultural pressures you may face daily.



WEDNESDAYS


M.A.D Men: Every Man a Warrior 

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Every Man a Warrior: Helping Men Succeed in Life by Lonnie Berger | Click HERE to purchase

Book 1 – Walking with God Book Link

Book 2 – Marriage and Raising Children Book Link:

Book 3 – Money, Sex, Work, Hard Times, Making Your Life Count Book Link:

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

Get ready to do the most practical Bible study you probably will ever do. This class is designed to specifically deal with the issues that you may face and need to succeed in.



Wisdom or Folly – You Choose

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Ten Men of the Bible: How God Used Imperfect People to Change the World by Max Lucado  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

In this class, you will study stories of men in the Bible who were able to look beyond their circumstances, completely trust in the Lord, and follow Him wherever He chose to take them. You will learn from their good and bad decisions how you can handle the struggles you face today. 




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Fridays


S.A.L.T. - A 30+ Singles Ministry

2nd & 4th Fridays

Location: In-Person

Resource: The Bible: The group will conduct a bible study in – 1 Corinthians

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

Welcome to Single Adults Living Transformed, a group specifically designed for Christian single men and women to do life together.  This group will meet every other Friday for a combination of bible study as well as coming together to engage in fellowship activities around Cleveland.  Be a part of something new at New Community and make new friends and relationships that will last a lifetime.  



ADULT BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CLASSES  return to top


SUNDAYS


Christian Foundation I – Follow Me

Sundays at 11am

Location: In-Person – NCBF, Room TBD 

Resource: The Gospel According to Jesus: What is Authentic Faith? By John MacArthur | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

What does it really mean to be saved?  In the class, you will be challenged to re-evaluate your commitment to Christ by examining your fruits. Participants will be  urged to understand that their conversion was more than a mere point in time, that, by definition, it includes a lifetime of obedience.  Join this group to experience a deeper understanding of the gospel according to Jesus Christ.



SMALL GROUPS FOR TEENS |  return to top


Teen Tribes 

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Click HERE to email Pastor Alex Palmieri 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

One of the most vital emotions that a teen feels is the desire to belong.  God has wired us to be in relationship with Him, and also with one another.  This age is very important as deep relationships often form and if teens are not experiencing their most basic needs in relationship with God and a Christian community, they will often choose the wrong people or no one at all.  Come to an environment comprised of the right people who will help you form a good community with other teens that are all striving to grow in their relationship with God, who you can personally learn to call Father.



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Fridays


ELEVATE WOMEN


Progressing Imperfectly 

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: The Bible

 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

This group will study how women in the Bible sought progression in their daily faith walk. We will gain clarity on what it means to implement practical Godly values in their everyday life. We will use these women’s stories as a blueprint to navigate our lives as Christian women.


Discerning the Voice of God

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Are you having a hard time differentiating the voice of the enemy and the voice of God? Do you constantly find it hard to figure out what God wants you to do in certain situations? Do you feel like it is hard to feel the move of the Holy Spirit in your life? If you have answered yes to any one of these questions “Discerning the Word of God: How to recognize When God is speaking” is for you!


Defining Your Purpose

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: Called to Create: A Biblical Invitation to Create, Innovate, and Risk by Jordan Raynor  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Everyone’s purpose is unique to the abilities God has graced them with. Everyone’s purpose may look different on the surface but has a common core goal of advancing God's kingdom! We are not all called to ministry or to missionaries! However, we are all called to make disciples and to be lights of the world shining back to Jesus!! We will discuss how to define your unique purpose, the challenges we face in pursuing it and how we overcome them! In this class we will discuss the importance of being in your purpose as well as the difficult act of surrendering your purpose back to God. Remembering that a successful life is simply accomplishing the things that God placed you on this Earth to accomplish!



ELEVATE MEN


Unleashed

1st and 3rd Fridays @ 8:30pm

Location: In-person

Resource: This group will utilize various books from the Bible along with Unleashed - Being Conformed to the Image of Christ by Eric Mason  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Transformed in Christ. We are called to not conform to the pattern of the world, but to be transformed by the renewing of the mind; ever-increasing in Christ likeness. In the same way, we are called to take the narrow road, marching toward the upward calling of Christ, but how does this look realistically? Is it really a giant leap of faith, or daily steps of faithfulness to the one who remains faithful, our Lord. This bible study focuses on the process of sanctification - the progressive work of God to make a believer more like Christ. We will be discussing taking our next step of faith, salvation and sanctification, overcoming daily struggles, and how we have already been given the victory over sin.






SEP2021 - MAY2022 LIFEGROUP OFFERINGS:

For Women

For Men

For Marriage

For Co-Ed Groups

For Co-Ed Singles

For Teens

For Young Adults 

Adult Bible Fellowship Groups



SMALL GROUPS FOR WOMEN  return to top


SUNDAYS



Walking with the King

Sundays at 11am

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Hts

Resource: The Bible Study Book – 20/20: Seen, Chosen, Sent by Christine Caine | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

In this class, you’ll develop a new understanding of how God sees you and has chosen you to help make Jesus’ name known on this planet. You will be challenged to begin to share the story of how God's love has transformed your life right where you are. 



Woman of the Word

Sundays at 11am 

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Hts

Resource: Bible Study Questions on the Book of Hebrews by David E. Pratte.  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to develop your understanding of scripture as you dive into the book of Hebrews. This class will equip you to properly engage in God’s Word that will truly train your mind and transform your heart.





 

If Your Dream Doesn’t Scare You, It’s Too Small

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Heights

Resource: Chase the Lion: If Your Dream Doesn’t Scare You, It’s Too Small by Mark Batterson

                   100 Days of Believing God for Bigger by Marshawn Evans Daniels  Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

This is a wake-up call to stop living as if the purpose of life is to simply arrive safely at death. Your dreams should scare you.They should be so big that without God they would be impossible to achieve. In this class, you will learn to quit running away from what you're afraid of and change the world!

  





Living Beyond Your Feelings

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location:  In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Living Beyond Your Feelings by Joyce MeyerClick HERE to purchase 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

The average person has 70,000 thoughts every day, and many of those thoughts trigger a corresponding emotion. No wonder so many of us often feel like we're controlled by our emotions. Our lives would be much improved if we controlled them. During this class, you will examine the gamut of feelings that human beings experience. You will also discuss the way that the brain processes and stores memories and thoughts, and then - emotion by emotion - learn how you can manage your reactions to those emotions.

 


Living Through Adversity: Overcoming Life's Challenges

Wednesdays at 7pm

Location:  In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: The Upside of Adversity: Rising from the Pit to Greatness by OS Hillman  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to learn how God uses adversity to show His power and purpose. You will learn the seven reasons people experience adversity, and the three stages of response—including practical ways to cope when circumstances veer out of control. By the end of the class, you will have all the tools you need to be a victor instead of a victim.



THURSDAYS




Victorious Women in Christ

Thursdays at 7pm 

Location: In-Person, Offsite (Beachwood) 

Resource: Life Lessons from Ephesians by Max Lucado 2018 Version | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Get ready to bring the Bible to life during this victorious class filled with intriguing questions, inspirational stories, and poignant reflections to take you deeper into God’s Word. You will learn key ways to study the Bible and be inspired to live a life of victory.




SMALL GROUPS FOR MEN  return to top


SUNDAYS

Men at War – Disciplines of a Godly Man

Sundays at 11am 

Location: In-Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource:  Disciplines of a Godly Young Man by R. Kent Hughes | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

If you’ve been struggling with the challenge of being disciplined, godly, and sold-out for Jesus, this is the class for you. Come learn how you can live a life of integrity and become the man God is calling you to be, even in the midst of the cultural pressures you may face daily.



TUESDAYS




WEDNESDAYS




M.A.D Men: Every Man a Warrior 

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Every Man a Warrior: Helping Men Succeed in Life by Lonnie Berger | Click HERE to purchase

Book 1 – Walking with God Book Link

Book 2 – Marriage and Raising Children Book Link:

Book 3 – Money, Sex, Work, Hard Times, Making Your Life Count Book Link:

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

Get ready to do the most practical Bible study you probably will ever do. This class is designed to specifically deal with the issues that you may face and need to succeed in.


Wisdom or Folly – You Choose

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Location: In Person - NCBF, Room TBD

Resource: Ten Men of the Bible: How God Used Imperfect People to Change the World by Max Lucado  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

In this class, you will study stories of men in the Bible who were able to look beyond their circumstances, completely trust in the Lord, and follow Him wherever He chose to take them. You will learn from their good and bad decisions how you can handle the struggles you face today.



THURSDAYS


True Men: 12 Ordinary Men

Thursdays at 7pm 

Location: In-Person, Cleveland Hts

Resource: 12 Ordinary Men by John MacArthur  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

Get ready to discover that contrary to popular belief, you do not have to be perfect to do God's work. During this class, we will take a look at the twelve disciples, whose many weaknesses are forever preserved throughout the pages of the New Testament. You will learn that Jesus chose ordinary men and turned their weakness into strength, producing greatness from utter uselessness and wants to do the same with you.


CO-ED GROUPS |  return to top


SUNDAYS



Tuesdays



WEDNESDAYS






CO-ED SINGLES |  return to top


Fridays


S.A.L.T. - A 30+ Singles Group

2nd & 4th Fridays

Location: In-Person

Resource: The Bible: The group will conduct a bible study in – 1 Corinthians

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS



Description:

Welcome to Single Adults Living Transformed, a group specifically designed for Christian single men and women to do life together.  This group will meet every other Friday for a combination of bible study as well as coming together to engage in fellowship activities around Cleveland.  Be a part of something new at New Community and make new friends and relationships that will last a lifetime. 



MARRIAGE SMALL GROUPS |  return to top


SUNDAYS



WEDNESDAYS



ADULT BIBLE FELLOWSHIP CLASSES  return to top


SUNDAYS


Christian Foundations I – Follow Me

Sundays at 11am

Location: In-Person – NCBF, Room TBD 

Resource: The Gospel According to Jesus: What is Authentic Faith? By John MacArthur | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

What does it really mean to be saved?  In the class, you will be challenged to re-evaluate your commitment to Christ by examining your fruits. Participants will be  urged to understand that their conversion was more than a mere point in time, that, by definition, it includes a lifetime of obedience.  Join this group to experience a deeper understanding of the gospel according to Jesus Christ.







TUESDAYS




Wednesdays





SMALL GROUPS FOR TEENS |  return to top


Teen Tribes 

Wednesdays at 7pm 

Click HERE to email Pastor Alex Palmieri

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

One of the most vital emotions that a teen feels is the desire to belong.  God has wired us to be in relationship with Him, and also with one another.  This age is very important as deep relationships often form and if teens are not experiencing their most basic needs in relationship with God and a Christian community, they will often choose the wrong people or no one at all.  Come to an environment comprised of the right people who will help you form a good community with other teens that are all striving to grow in their relationship with God, who you can personally learn to call Father.


SMALL GROUPS FOR YOUNG ADULTS return to top


ELEVATE WOMENS


Progressing Imperfectly

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: The Bible

 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

This group will study how women in the Bible sought progression in their daily faith walk. We will gain clarity on what it means to implement practical Godly values in their everyday life. We will use these women’s stories as a blueprint to navigate our lives as Christian women.


Discerning the Voice of God

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Are you having a hard time differentiating the voice of the enemy and the voice of God? Do you constantly find it hard to figure out what God wants you to do in certain situations? Do you feel like it is hard to feel the move of the Holy Spirit in your life? If you have answered yes to any one of these questions “Discerning the Word of God: How to recognize When God is speaking” is for you!


Defining Your Purpose

1st and 3rd Fridays at 8:30pm 

Location: NCBF

Resource: Called to Create: A Biblical Invitation to Create, Innovate, and Risk by Jordan Raynor  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:

Everyone’s purpose is unique to the abilities God has graced them with. Everyone’s purpose may look different on the surface but has a common core goal of advancing God's kingdom! We are not all called to ministry or to missionaries! However, we are all called to make disciples and to be lights of the world shining back to Jesus!! We will discuss how to define your unique purpose, the challenges we face in pursuing it and how we overcome them! In this class we will discuss the importance of being in your purpose as well as the difficult act of surrendering your purpose back to God. Remembering that a successful life is simply accomplishing the things that God placed you on this Earth to accomplish!



ELEVATE MENS


Progressing Imperfectly

1st and 3rd Fridays @ 8:30pm and 2th and 4th Wednesdays @8:30pm

Location: In-person

Resource: This group will utilize various books from the Bible along with Unleashed - Being Conformed to the Image of Christ by Eric Mason  | Click HERE to purchase

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SMALL GROUPS


Description:
Transformed in Christ. We are called to not conform to the pattern of the world, but to be transformed by the renewing of the mind; ever-increasing in Christ likeness. In the same way, we are called to take the narrow road, marching toward the upward calling of Christ, but how does this look realistically? Is it really a giant leap of faith, or daily steps of faithfulness to the one who remains faithful, our Lord. This bible study focuses on the process of sanctification - the progressive work of God to make a believer more like Christ. We will be discussing taking our next step of faith, salvation and sanctification, overcoming daily struggles, and how we have already been given the victory over sin.