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Life happens in groups. They provide the opportunity to grow in community and in your faith. With a variety of groups meeting throughout the Lehigh Valley, you’re bound to find the right one for you!

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Name Day Time Type Area Campus
Bethlehem 20's & 30's Bible Study Tuesday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Bethlehem 20's & 30's Bible Study
Leader: Jeffrey Frei

This group meets on Tuesday evenings for Fellowship, Bible Study and Prayer. Currently studying the Gospel of John.
For high schoolers to 30ish.
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 ish
Led by Jeff Frei and Lauren Miller.
Place: 11 W. Garrison St. 2nd Flr, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Childcare not provided, but please inquire.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Tuesday
Evening
Bible Study Hall Saturday Morning Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Bible Study Hall
Leader: Jeffrey Frei

Meets most Saturday mornings on the upper level of Wegmans on Rt 512/Center St, Bethlehem. Drop in between 8:30-11:30am for personal Bible study with other Christians around to help if you get stuck, or share in your excitement as you discover more about God. Get on the email list to to know when it's happening, and come whenever you are able.
Childcare is only what Wegman's provides.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Saturday
Morning
Biblical Chit Chat Group Every Other Tuesday Evening Connect Group Center Valley Area NC4 Bethlehem
Biblical Chit Chat Group
Leader: Sarah Reese

Life is tough and this world seems to have so much to say about it. This group will see what the Bible has to say by diving deeper into specific topics and cultural issues through the lens of different scriptures. Guest speakers will also stop by to give the group their take.

6:45 p - 8:30 p

Currently meeting at the Gaines' home in Center Valley, PA

Center Valley Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Tuesday
Evening
Christian Writers' Group Every Other Thursday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Christian Writers' Group  
Leader: Jessie Moser

Whether you currently write or have nursed the desire to write for years, this group will encourage you to write. Brief teachings on writing, editing, how to get published and other relevant topics are discussed while being encouraged and supported in your written work. The goal is to write. The long-term goal is to disciple and influence the secular world through all avenues of writing. Hosted by the Vitaro's.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Thursday
Evening
Easton Women's Bible Study Group Every Other Tuesday Evening Connect Group Easton Area NC4 Bethlehem
Easton Women's Bible Study Group  
Leader: Lorraine Roberts

This women's group is currently studying Sermon on the Mount - Matthew Ch. 5-7 and how it applies in our 21st century lives.
Purpose for this group:
* To study God's word and be equipped to reach others in the name of Jesus with the truth of the Gospel
* To confidentially share and pray for one another, our families, friends, church, country, and world
* To stay connected with one another, building friendships
When: usually the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.

Time: 6:30-8-ish
Where: usually the home of Lorraine Roberts
2040 Lehigh St, Apt 602
Easton, PA 18042

Contact: Lorraine Roberts
lorraine.roberts@rcn.com
484-725-9062 (cell/text)
610-438-3153 (home)

Note: In March & April we'll meet monthly on Saturday morning at Dottie Miller's home in Nazareth.

Easton Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Tuesday
Evening
Family Nite Adult Group Wednesday Evening Connect Group NC4 Bethlehem NC4 Bethlehem
Family Nite Adult Group
Leader: Tony Piergiovanni

This adult study group meets during Family Nite on Wednesday evenings. / 6:30 - 8:30PM
Come join us as we discuss the previous week's sermon and find ways to apply it to our lives. Visitors and newcomers welcome!

Childcare provided.

Contact: Church Office 610-861-7725, info@nc4.org

NC4 Bethlehem (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Wednesday
Evening
Intercessory Prayer Macungie Group Every Other Monday Evening Connect Group Allentown Area NC4 Macungie
Intercessory Prayer Macungie Group  
Leader: Barry Falkenstine

2nd & 4th Monday evenings of month at 7PM

The Prayer will be organic and specifically for the Macungie campus and God's move over NC4 Church.

Barry and Sandra Falkenstine's
2166 Woodridge Drive, Macungie, PA

Allentown Area (NC4 Macungie)
Connect Group
Every Other Monday
Evening
Janet's Coffee & Convo Group Monday Morning Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Janet's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Janet Callahan

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet on the second Monday morning of the month at Janet Callahan's home. Janet is the host.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Monday
Morning
Janet's Coffee & Convo Group Friday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Janet's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Janet Callahan

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet on the last Friday evening of the month at Janet Callahan's home. Janet is the host.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Friday
Evening
Jen's Coffee & Convo Group Monday Morning Connect Group Easton Area NC4 Bethlehem
Jen's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Jennifer Franke

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet every other Monday morning at the Panera on 248. Jennifer Franke is the host.

Easton Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Monday
Morning
Judy's Coffee & Convo Group Tuesday Morning Connect Group Center Valley Area NC4 Bethlehem
Judy's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Judy Holmberg

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet at Judy Holmberg's home in Center Valley on one Tuesday morning a month. Judy is the host.

Center Valley Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Tuesday
Morning
Ladies' Prayer/Fellowship Group Saturday Morning Connect Group Hellertown Area NC4 Bethlehem
Ladies' Prayer/Fellowship Group
Leader: Marilyn Moreno

This is a prayer group for women, to pray for:
- NC4, its leadership, its purpose, and its members
- the Body of Christ, both local and worldwide
- the nations and current events happening around us
- personal requests for family, friends and other needs.

Meets 2nd Saturday EACH MONTH, 10 am to noon.

Hellertown Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Saturday
Morning
Laura's Coffee & Convo Group Saturday Morning Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Laura's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Laura Mounts

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet on the last Saturday morning of the month at the Starbucks on Schoenersville Rd. Laura Mounts is the host.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Saturday
Morning
Let's Talk About...Discussion Group Every Other Friday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Let's Talk About...Discussion Group
Leader: Micah Young

There are so many hot topics in the world right now and this group, for those 18 to 30, will give you the safe platform to discuss your thoughts, ideas, feelings and potential solutions to such topics.

Discussions will be Biblically based, constructive and allow the opportunity for group members to bring topics to the table while building relationships with each other.
We will continue having a time of worship, which is wonderful and very important, following our time of discussion. Then we'll end with praying for one another and what we've discussed.

Childcare available upon request.

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Days: 2nd and 4th Friday
Every 2nd Friday will be at the Young's Home and the 4th Friday we can rotate to different homes.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Friday
Evening
Childcare Available
McGarrity's 1st Century Fellowship Group Every Other Wednesday Evening Connect Group Easton Area NC4 Bethlehem
McGarrity's 1st Century Fellowship Group
Leader: John McGarrity

Vision:
- For each member to grow in personal relation with Christ, The Holy Spirit, and in Christian relationship with and support of each other.
- Bible Study - Discussion questions are prepared and intended for each member to share understandings of the Scripture that have helped in their relationship with Christ and reliance on the Holy Spirit.
- Each evening includes a time for fellowship and light refreshment, and an opportunity to share insights from preparation for the evening.

The Group is led by John and Florence McGarrity.

Meets first and third Wednesday of each month, beginning promptly at 7 pm and concluding about 9 pm.

610-258-2153

For Summer 2018, the meetings are hosted by various people, and with an agenda that varies week to week. Please call or email before coming, to make sure you go to the correct location.

Easton Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Wednesday
Evening
Men of Promise Every Other Tuesday Breakfast Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Men of Promise
Leader: Larry Pickar Sr

This is a men's fellowship breakfast group..

The Group will be led by Larry Pickar and Sig Novak at the Borderline Restaurant, 2100 W Union Blvd, Bethlehem, PA 18018

Starts:Nov 12
Day: 2nd and 4th Tuesday
Time: 9 am

Register by texting Larry 610-223-8994

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Tuesday
Breakfast
Men's Self-Defense Group Tuesday Evening Connect Group NC4 Bethlehem NC4 Bethlehem
Men's Self-Defense Group  
Leader: Brett Young

Men, 16 and up, learn self-defense based on martial arts practices. Bond as men,and deepen your walk with Jesus. Bible study follows class. Topic of study will examine what it means to be a true disciple of Jesus using Matthew 16: 24-25 & Eph. 1:17

Meets every Tuesday from 7-9pm in the Fellowship Hall (lower level) of New Covenant. Some Saturday practice sessions may be added during the course.

Registration is required. Class size is limited to 20 men.

NC4 Bethlehem (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Tuesday
Evening
Monday Night Book Study Group Monday Evening Connect Group NC4 Bethlehem NC4 Bethlehem
Monday Night Book Study Group
Leader: Christopher Moyer

This groups starts their Monday evening sharing dinner at 6:30 pm. Group members share responsibility in bringing dinner. They are studying and discussing "Making Good Habits, Breaking Bad Habits" by Joyce Meyer. The group meets in the Building in Bethlehem, Rm #4. Their time together includes fellowship, lively discussion, and closing time of prayer.

NC4 Bethlehem (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Monday
Evening
Moravian House II Bible Study Monday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Moravian House II Bible Study  
Leader: Felicita Rodriguez

Bible Study, Fellowship, Prayer meeting at Felicita Rodriguez's apartment in Moravian House.
701 Main St. Apt 704
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Monday evenings - 6:30 - 8pm

Newcomers are welcome.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Monday
Evening
Pathfinders Young Adult Group Sunday Evening Connect Group Hellertown Area NC4 Bethlehem
Pathfinders Young Adult Group
Leader: Theresa Vinson

+ Young Adult Group
+ Summer Special Events TBD
+ Meeting Dates: June 1, July 1 & August 1 (will resume regularly in September)

Seminar style monthly meeting preceded by dinner. Topic's range widely from finances, home buying, healthy relationships to spiritual growth & disciplines. The purpose is for young adults to find the path God has laid out for them and equip them to do what they are meant to do. Connections are often made with various leaders in the church who guest speak at these events.

Hellertown Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Sunday
Evening
Prayer and Listening Group Wednesday Morning Connect Group NC4 Bethlehem NC4 Bethlehem
Prayer and Listening Group
Leader: Felicita Rodriguez

Come together for intentional focused prayer for NC4: the church, it's leadership and their families, the meetings and services, it's influence in the Valley. Also, any other personal prayer needs.

Wed. morning 10:15 - 11:00

All are welcome.

NC4 Bethlehem (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Wednesday
Morning
Ribau's Fellowship Every Other Friday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Ribau's Fellowship  
Leader: Pauline Ribau

This connect group (small group) is kid friendly, with a friendship meal and welcome discussion at 6 pm.
It meet on alternate Fridays. There will be a Facebook page for sharing group news.
All members will be invited to participate as our goal is to create strong connections and welcome the community into the New Covenant vision of a connected life.
This group will meet at Pauline and Manny's home.
Various topics for group discussion will be evaluated by group participants.

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Friday
Evening
Sarah's Coffee & Convo Group Thursday Evening Connect Group Allentown Area NC4 Bethlehem
Sarah's Coffee & Convo Group
Leader: Sarah Reese

Come join in on this NC4 Women's ministry group designed to foster community and conversation. This group will meet every other Thursday evening at the Whole Foods in Allentown. Sarah Reese is the host.

Allentown Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Thursday
Evening
Sunday Gathering Young Adult Group Every Other Sunday Evening Connect Group Center Valley Area NC4 Bethlehem
Sunday Gathering Young Adult Group
Leader: Joel Hoogerhyde

Every other Sunday Evening / 5:30PM

This group's purpose is to build the young adult community, age 18-mid 30's, in our church and to serve as a gateway to other Young Adult ministries
and groups.

Leaders: Gary and Steph King
Contact: Joel Hoogerhyde
484-895-8120, hooger1010@gmail.com

Center Valley Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Sunday
Evening
Whitehall Video Study Group Every Other Tuesday Evening Connect Group Allentown Area NC4 Bethlehem
Whitehall Video Study Group  
Leader: Larry Pickar Sr

Meet the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month from 7-9 pm. It will be held at the home of Larry and Teresa Pickar in Whitehall, PA.

This group will do a video study of John Ortberg's book "Soul Keeping". Ortberg shows us that caring for your soul is necessary for your Christian life and how to assess your soul's health. A Study Guide will be used to further study each teaching and for discussion. The book "Soul Keeping" can also be purchased, as an option.
Phone: Larry 610-223-8994 - Teresa 610-223-8995 Email: Egyptuccpastor@aol.com or teresapickar@gmail.com.

Sorry, No childcare.

Allentown Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Tuesday
Evening
Women's Bible Study Group Every Other Wednesday Evening Connect Group Bethlehem Area NC4 Bethlehem
Women's Bible Study Group  
Leader: Nancy Schnader

A women's study group. We will be studying the "Believing God" DVD series by Beth Moore.
2nd and 4th Wednesday, 6:30p - 8:30p

Bethlehem Area (NC4 Bethlehem)
Connect Group
Every Other Wednesday
Evening

Coffee & Convo groups!

Ladies, are you looking for a fun, relaxed way to meet other women and make new friends at NC4? Check out one of our Coffee & Convo groups!

Connect Directory

Want to see everything that’s going on in one place? Pick up a printed Connect Directory this Sunday in the lobby. Or, click to download a PDF version