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  • To Sign up for a group, first review the full list of Fall Life Groups (below) and locate a group that you want to join.
  • Next fill out the WINTER LIFE GROUP SIGN-UP FORM
  • You will receive confirmation within one week of submission of your form.
  • Questions? Please email Ruth Nakai.

What is a Life Group?

A Life Group is a relational group of 8-30 people that gathers regularly for the purpose of encouraging one another to mature as followers of Jesus.

Life Group meetings have a relaxed, come-as-you-are atmosphere. They are open to anyone to participate, regardless of spiritual background or experience. While there is no commitment required to participate in a Life Group, group members are encouraged to attend regularly and to participate intentionally so that they can fully experience a Life Group community.

Life Group enrollment is coordinated by church staff and is open year-round.

Fall Life Groups


Co-Ed Life Group

12:15 pm @ New Com

We are a co-ed group that welcomes anyone to participate, including parents with children as CHILDCARE WILL BE AVAILABLE during all large group meetings. All meetings will take place at the church building after Sunday service.

Leaders of this Group: Constance Ervins, Erin Kim, Jacqueline Sugihara, and Michael Sugihara

Questions? Email Erin Kim


Co-Ed Life Group

7:00 pm @ Various Northside Homes

We are a multi-ethnic, supportive fellowship with an emphasis on prayer and Bible study. We share leadership and hosting and are intentional about serving at Open Arms Ministry.

Leaders of this Group: Allison Butin, Lucy Oliver, Lynn Oliver, and Matt Butin

Questions? Email Lynn Oliver


Co-Ed Life Group

7:00 pm @ A Home in Lakeview

We are a multi-ethnic group of young adults, married couples, and parents in their 20s, 30s, and 40s. We have affectionately named ourselves the “More than Potlucks” group to remind us of our intentions to be a community that loves God and loves people in the spheres of influence God has given us.

Leaders of this Group: Sharon Chun and Jessica Chu

Questions? Email Sharon Chun


Arts’ Life Group

7:00 pm @ New Com

We are a group of artists that seek to grow deeper in Christ and connection to one another as we share, celebrate, and investigate together our spiritual calling to the practice of art making. Open to all disciplines (visual, musical, writing, performing) as a place of accountability, inspiration, and being fully known in our unique identities as co-creators with Christ. This group will meet biweekly.

Leaders of this Group: Kimmy Noonen, Alexa Kus, and Aidan Meyer

Questions? Email Kimmy Noonen


Co-Ed Life Group

7:00 pm @ Home in Lincoln Park

We’re a group of people from many different walks of life, doing life together!

Leaders of this Group: Grace Hong and Matt Chia

Questions? Email Matt Chia


Young Adult Life Group

7:00 pm @ New Com

We’re a group of young adults (20-somethings and 30-somethings) who come together to be rooted in community with one another, NewCom, and in our relationships with God. We’re a community that’s eager to grow, learn, support, and do life with one another.

Leaders of this Group: Anna Kim, Brielle Lisa, Helen Kim, Justice Reed

Questions? Email Brielle Lisa


Women’s Life Group

7:00 pm @ New Com

We are a NEW Life Group that will be meeting for the first time together this Winter! We’re a group of women across life stages (single, married, parents) who will be coming together to grow in our identity as women-followers of Jesus.

Leaders of this Group: Suzie Sang, Sandy Hamstra, and Alejandra Villa

Questions? Email Sandy


Mom’s Life Group

9:30 am @ New Com

We are a group of mothers with daytime availability to gather together and grow in relationship with Christ, each another, and ourselves. We pool our resources to provide childcare for our children while meeting, yay! Come for a short season or a long season and receive support from those walking beside you.

Leaders of this Group: Liz Giron and Marissa Kuok

Questions? Email Liz Giron


Men’s Life Group

7:30 pm @ New Com

We’re a group of men from all walks of life coming together to experience authenticity as we grow, learn, support, and do life with one another.

Leaders of this Group: Josh Laabs, and Matt Taube

Questions? Email Matt Taube


Co-ed Life Group

8:00 pm @ Home in Logan Square

We’re a group of adults (20-somethings and 30-somethings) who gather together for Bible study and prayer. We’re eager to grow, learn, support, and do life with one another.

Leaders of this Group: Jacqueline Holland

Questions? Email Jacqueline Holland


We have reserved parking on W. Logan Blvd, designated with orange cones between N. Francisco Ave. and Sacramento Ave. Parking is also available on W. Schubert Ave., Sacramento Ave. and W. Diversey Ave. within approximately 2 blocks of our church.


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