Connection Groups

Whether you an introvert or an extrovert, new to the area, or a long-time native, you're invited to explore our connection groups! We promise you'll meet some great people and have some fun along the way. There's no obligation or expectation other than providing you with some community-building opportunities around common interests with others. Groups meet a minimum of once a month at various times and locations around the Kennesaw/Marietta area.

Currently Available


Women's

Kennesaw Mountain Hiking

When: 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00am
Where:
Meet at Mulkey Enterprises for free parking (904 Kennesaw Ave)

Host: Connie Allen

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Book Club

All Things New: Heaven, Earth & the Restoration of Everything You Love by John Eldredge

When: Meets every other week.
Where:
North Metro Church

Host: Diane Shepard

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Coffee Clubs

Coffee Clubs meet at various times and locations each month and offer the chance to meet & fellowship with other women at NMC.

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Dinner Club

Dinner Club will gather monthly at various time and locations. They offer the chance to meet and fellowship with other women at NMC.

Host: Dana Morelly

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Galatians Study

When: Starting February 8 | Tuesdays at 9:30am
Where:
NMC

Host:
Chinita Hayden

Join us on this 6-week deep dive into Paul's letter to the Galatians, which is wildly interesting and astonishingly relevant to our present world.

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Galatians Study

When: Starting February 10 | Thursdays at 7:00pm
Where:
NMC

Host:
Barb Smith

Join us on this 6-week deep dive into Paul's letter to the Galatians, which is wildly interesting and astonishingly relevant to our present world.

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511 Group - Online

When: The second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM
Where: Online via Zoom

Host: Veronica Stubbs

Based on 1 Thessalonians 5:11 ("Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing."), this group will meet once a month to encourage each other and build meaningful relationships. Using God's Word and various resources as the guide, the group will begin with the book You’ve got this! (because God’s got you) by KariAnn Wood.

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Tending the Empty Nest

This group is intended for the women who are walking through the empty nester years. This is a season where women can struggle to find their purpose & identity, need to re-connect with their spouse, often have aging parents to care for, but also want to invest in their adult children and communities. If you'd like encouragement on how to grow spiritually and honor the Lord while walking through this season, join us each month.

Date
: 4th Thursday of each month at 10:00AM
Hosts
: Patty Prifti-Mathis & Patti Gonsky
Where
: Daily Grind, Marietta

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YA Dinner Club

This group is intended to help young professional women connect with others at NMC in a similar phase of life. Date and Location Varies.

Host: Sydney Price

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Young(ish) Moms

This group is intended to help young moms connect with others in a similar phase of life at NMC.
Date and Location Varies.

Host: Addie Rodgers

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Ladies who Brunch

This group is intended for ladies in their mid 30’s to mid 50’s to build relationships in a similar phase of life. They will meet once a month on Saturdays to share stories, laugh, and build community. Location varies.

Host: Erica Krempa

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Common Threads

This group is for ladies who know (or want to learn!) how to knit or crochet and want to bless our community through providing prayer shawls. They will meet monthly at North Metro.

Host: Brandie Woods

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Men's

Golf

A monthly gathering for a round of golf with the fellas at Cobblestone Golf Course in Acworth, Ga. All skill levels are invited.

Hosts: Greg Williams & Andy Lampert

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Sailing

A monthly gathering of men to enjoy some sailing and learning to sail. No sailing experience, no problem. All are welcome.

Host: Greg Williams

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Cornhole

A monthly gathering of the fellas to play Cornhole. Gathering locations will vary and all skill levels are invited to join in the fun!

Host: Chris Baar

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Road Biking

This group will be gathering the third Saturday morning of each month at places like the silver comet trail, the west Cobb trail, or neighborhood roads around north metro. No experience is required, but depending on group size, may split up based on rider experience.

Host: Derek Bradley

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Hiking

A monthly gathering of the fellas to explore the endless miles of trails in and around the great state of Georgia. All skill levels are invited.

Host: Stephen Tynes

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Hunting / shooting (Outdoors)

Once a month we’ll gather at the lake to bass fish (all anglers and boats welcome), followed by dinner. Once a month we'll put some time in at the range (targets and traps) followed by dinner.Twice a year we’ll spend a weekend away bird hunting (pheasant and/or duck)

Host: Bud Darr

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Man Movies

All men love man movies like Braveheart, Gladiator and Saving Private Ryan. This group will meet monthly to enjoy the goodness of one of these all time epic modern classics. Locations may vary but rest assured that there may be a campfire involved at some point.

Host: Daniel Hicks

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Board Games

A monthly gathering of the fellas to who enjoy playing board games and who enjoy learning new games.

Host: Tyler Herring

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Frisbee Golf

A monthly gathering of fellas to go throw a frisbee at local disc golf courses. Our “Home” course will the Oregon Park Course. All skill levels are welcome.

Host: Caleb Lampert

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Taco Mac for Dinner

It’s a monthly gathering at either a Taco Mac or potentially even at a group member’s house to watch a sporting event and eat together (wings, pizza, or other). Depending on the month / season, the exact event and day of the week can vary- anything from a football game to a baseball, basketball or hockey game- professional or collegiate or maybe Olympic. No specific sport or team affiliation is required.

Host: David Hansmann

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Motorcycle Riding

A monthly gathering of motorcycle riders of all skill levels to explore the back roads of Georgia.

Host: Mike Loving

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Seekers of Truth

This is a gathering of men who want to seek truth through God’s Word and apologetics.

Host: Tom Crews

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Fight Night

This is a gathering of men who get together to watch UFC fights and boxing matches.

Host: Andrew Escobar

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Men of God

This is a gathering of men who to get to together to study the word of God and encourage one another every Tuesday evening at 6:30pm.

Host: Kim Williamson

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Men of the Word

This is a gathering of men who to get to together to study the word of God and encourage one another every Tuesday evening at 7pm via Zoom.

Host: Doug Lilley

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Men of the Word

This is a gathering of men who to get to together to study the word of God and encourage one another every Thursday evening at 7pm via Zoom.

Host: Herb Johnson

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Men of the Word

This is a gathering of men who to get to together to study the word of God and encourage one another every Friday morning 6:30am.

Host: Jon Wilhoit

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Co-ed

Married

Blended Families (Couples)

This group is intended to connect blended families with mutual encouragement and support.
Date and Location Varies.

Hosts: Glenn & Jana Drennan

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Foster/Adoptive Families

This group is intended to connect those families walking through fostering and adoption with mutual encouragement and support.
Date and Location Varies

Hosts: James & Meagan Vinson

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