We are BETTER together!

Spring Semester: March 13 - May 15 Small groups are a key aspect of our church community. We are creating an environment for people to connect on common ground. We want you to be part of our family.

Sweet SHEnanigans

Meeting type: In- person Day of the week: Thursday Time of Day: 7pm Schedule: Biweekly on Thursdays at 7pm Leaders: Anna & Amanda Location: TBD Sweet SHEnanigans is for ladies of all ages. Come explore some of the local dessert shops around the area. Crumbl cookies, Binki Cafe, Coco & The Director, Davidson’s Chocolate Co, Ninety’s Ice Cream, The Percantile and Creamery and Ashworth Cookies.

TARGETed Fellowship

Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Sundays Time of Day: After 11am service Leaders: Joe & Shannon Location: The Range at Ballantyne/Point Blank Range How good is your shot? Join us to find out at the range for some fun!


Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Second & Fourth Thursday Time of Day: 6:30pm Leaders: Dala & Holly Location: 12224 Bending Branch Rd / Charlotte, NC 28227 Ladies, no matter what struggles you are facing in life, we want you to know you don’t have to walk through them alone. A Safe Space is a support ministry that offers hope, help, and healing to guide you through tough times and connect you with others who share similar journeys.

Dollars & $ense

Meeting Type: In-Perosn / Zoom March 13, April 3, April 24, & May 15 Day of the week: Sunday Time of Day: 4:30pm Leaders: Alan & Tammy Location: 2014 Garden View Ln / Weddington, NC 28104 FPU is a nine-lesson course that teaches you how to save for emergencies, pay off debt fast, spend wisely, and invest for your future. Learn how to manage money God’s way in a humorous, motivating setting. You CAN get there. You just need a plan that works.

Celebrate Recovery

Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Thursday/weekly Time of Day: 6:45pm Leaders: Ron, Michelle, Ben & Karina Location: Abundant Life Church - Youth House 3321 Matthews Mint Hill Rd Matthews, NC 28105 Celebrate Recovery is designed to create a safe place where anyone dealing with a hurt, habit or hang up can come and find support in daily life.

Bowling & Burgers

Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Sunday/Monthly Time of Day: 2pm Leader: Michelle W Location: "Bowleros" 11210 Brigman Rd / Matthews, NC 28105 Bowling and Burgers is all about food, and fun! If you love food and bowling, this is the group for you.


Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Friday/Bi-weeekly Time of Day: 7pm Schedule: Every 2 weeks on Fridays at 7pm Leader: Cindy Location: 212 Silver Birch Lane Mount Holly, NC 28120 Craftibilities is for all your crafting possibilities! Come join this group and let’s get crafty. Possible projects include: Felt/paper flower wreath, decorated tote bags with heat transfer vinyl or infusible ink, home decor items, and mini Circuit instructional.

Stitch Club

Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Saturday/Second and Fourth of the month Time of Day: 7pm Schedule: Second and Fourth Saturday of the month at 7pm First scheduled meeting: March 12th at 7pm, then biweekly after that. Leader: Alaina Location: 2253 Shumard Cir Indian Trail, NC 28079 Stitch Club is a group dedicated to all things fabric or yarn related! For people interested in quilting, cross-stitch, embroidery, knitting, crocheting, sewing, etc. BYOS (bring your own supplies) and enjoy coffee, tea, and a baked good at each meeting.

ALC Girls Group

Meeting Type: In-Person Day of the week: Saturdays/Biweekly Time of Day: 3pm Schedule: Every other week on Saturdays at 3pm Leader: Emily T Various Locations March 12: Brakeman’s Coffee & Supply, 3-5pm 225 N Trade St Matthews, NC 28105 TBA - March 26, April 9, April 23, May 7 ALC girls group is for girls aged 12-25. Events may include coffeeshop/ice cream hangouts, brunch, rollerskating, and/or movie night @ Emily’s house, just to name a few!

A Little Bit of Coffee & A Whole Lot of Jesus

Meeting Type: In-person Day of the week: Saturdays/Biweekly Time of Day: 10am Schedule: Every other week on Saturdays at Leader: Aly Location: Various coffee shops A Little Bit of Coffee and A Whole Lot of Jesus is a group that loves coffee and talking about Jesus. We will be Bible journaling a different topic each week while enjoying and exploring the local coffee scene. You will enjoy it a latte!

Furry Friends

Meeting Type: In-person/Online Day of Week: Saturday/Monthly Schedule: Once a Month on Saturday Time of Day: Morning/Afternoon Schedule: Once a month Saturday morning/afternoon/Biweekly Leaders: Vincent & Temeka Location: TBD Furry friends small group is a community of dog lovers gathering at various dog parks in the greater Charlotte area for fellowship, fun, and getting in motion together. We double dog dare you to join!

Between the Spines

Meeting Type: In-Person/Zoom Day of the week: Time of Day: Schedule Leaders: Michelle B & Alejandra Location: TBA Between the Spines Book Club is a group of people who love reading, Jesus, and enjoy coming together to discuss what they have read. We will have a great time fellowshipping together in person and on Zoom.