Grow Groups


Sunday - 10 AM In Person & Livestream. Worship & Praise in the Family Life Center. Traditional liturgy in the Chapel

grow groups

Are you ready to grow your connection to Christ through a relationship with fellow believers and seekers? View or download our PDF highlighting the many opportunities!

Early Career/ Young Adult - Co-ed

Gather for fellowship, a meal, and Bible study/discussion as early career young adults.  We will uplift one another in prayer, encourage one another in our varied stages of life, and spur one another on in being missional in our areas of influence.  

Meet twice a month on Monday from 6 to 8pm.

Led by Amanda & Kyle Hughes

Contact: Amanda Hughes 240-732-3044 or

Life Issues - Co-ed

How can Christians speak the Truth of God's love inlight of the sins our society holds up as good?  What does the Bible have to say about gender issues, homosexuality, marriage, and other issues our culture struggles to understand?   

Meets weekly on Tuesdays from 10 am to 12 noon via zoom

Led by Pastor Ray Scheck, Janet & Mike Hoopes

Contact: Mike Hoopes at 202-834-6345 or  

Disciple Making - Co-ed

Disciple-making doesn't have to be complicated, just invite someone to walk with you.  We will learn from Paul's letters to Timothy and from Bill Mowry's book, "Walk with Me".

Meets weekly on Wednesdays from 7 to 9 pm via zoom

Led by Pastor Ray Scheck & Steve Ellis

Contact: Steve Ellis at

Band of Sisters - Women

An intimate group of women desiring deep fellowship with each other as together we explore God’s presence in our lives through the study of His Word and prayer.  

Meets weekly on Wednesdays from 7:30 to 9 am via zoom

Led by Valerie Hobbs

Contact: Valerie Hobbs at 240-499-4259 or

Triple R Ministries "Love Your Neighbor" - Co-ed

Damascus area Love Your Neighbor program to provide work force helping neighbors in need.  

Watch announcements for opportunities

Led by Karen Bransom & Ellen Adams

Contact:  Karen Bransom at 301-807-4344 or

DeMattia Life Group - Co-ed

As Christ-followers, we must learn to forgive ourselves and others until the day we die.  Gather with a group of dedicated Christians seeking to gain inspiration from R.T. Kendall's book, "Totally Forgiving Ourselves".

Meets bi-montly on Tuesdays from 7 to 9 pm via zoom

Led by Donna DeMattia

Contact: Donna DeMattia at 301-788-2214 or