Community Groups

*email group leader for more info*

_____ Trailblazers.  Fellowship, study, & accountability. Meets Sunday at 11am at the Farmhouse. Pat Potter at or 404-353-2697.

 _____ Harvesting New Hope.  Food, fellowship, and Bible study on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month (starting Sept.15) from 4-7pm. All ages and life-stages are welcome! Childcare provided for a fee. Therese: or 216-832-8842.

_____ Young Marrieds: For families with kids who are looking to build community & talk about Biblical parenting. Meets every other Sunday from 5:30pm-7pm, beginning August 25th. Childcare provided for a fee. Lindsay: legidio2011@gmail.comor 770-601-7286.

 _____ Middleton Group. For anyone who wants to study scripture and learn how to apply it, while building friendships! Meets every other Sunday night at 6:30pm. Bill Potter: or 404-435-1270.

 _____ The Middle. For parents of teenagers and young adults. Practical teaching, a listening ear, and some laughs along the way. Led by Craig & Sonia Lipsey on Tuesdays at 6:30. 

 _____ Men’s Thursday Morning Bible Study. Good coffee, new friends and practical applications of God’s Word. Meets at Grayson Coffee House from 7-8am. Cliff Hagan:  or 404-797-1213.

 _____ Men of God (MOG) II Bible Study. Meets on Saturday mornings at Grayson Coffee House at 8am. Tom Rau: or 770-713-2668.

_____ Men’s Monday Evening Bible Study. Studying the book of Philippians starting Monday September 9th at 8:00pm at Steve Leo’s House.

______Seasoned by Grace. Made up of mostly 50-75 year-olds who fellowship together & study the Word on Fridays at 7:00 PM. Lisa McClurg: or 770-815-8706.

_____ Called to Love. For women 21 & older. Build friendships, study the word, serve at food banks and nursing homes. Meets Sunday from 2-3:30pm. Contact Esther at or 240-478-8064.  Newcomers welcome! 

Study Groups

  _____ Family Foundations Class on The Art of Marriage. A 6-week, video based small group study led by Stanley & Myrna Brown on Sunday mornings at 9:30am at the Farmhouse.  Stanley Brown: 404-953-5101.

 _____Stranger on the Road to Emmaus.- Wednesdays at the New Hope annex, 6:15-7:30. If you have ever wondered how the Bible fits together, this is the class for you. Pat Vanderhorst:

 _____Women’s Thursday Morning Bible Study. Studying Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer every Thursday at 10:00am, starting Sept. 5th. Discussion facilitated by Pat Vanderhorst. Kitti Rau: or 770-713-2878.

 _____Knowing Jesus Well- Join Sheeba and Randy as they talk about the basics of the faith and how that information leads to a deeper relationship with God. Meets 2 times a year for 5 weeks on Thursday evenings from 7-8:30 (

------Women’s Bible Study. For believers who want to dig deep into the word of God & deal with some tough issues openly and honestly. We will be reading through Trusting God by Jerry Bridges. Meets Fridays, starting 8/23. Toni Lyons:

 _____Inspiring Conversations.  Lilly Crook facilitates discussions on a number of women’s topics, with scripture as the basis at Grayson Coffee House on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 4-6pm. Lilly: or 917-403-7078. 

Discipleship Groups


  • Sybil Lash’s group- Meets Monday mornings at 10:00 am at New Hope, starting 10/9. Studying a book on discipleship called: Crossroads on the Journey: Pursuing a Lifetime Commitment & Transformation. Email:

  • Vanessa Bronkema’s Group- Meets Mondays at 6pm. Studying a book on discipleship called: Crossroads on the Journey: Pursuing a Lifetime Commitment & Transformation. Vanessa:

  • Grace Mullennix/ Bev Hartmann’s Bible 101 Group- For beginners. We talk about the basics of faith, share our struggles, & pray for each other. Meets on Wednesdays from 6:30-8pm, starting Sept. 4th. Grace:

 Men’s Discipleship Group: email Todd Howard:

Connect Groups


_____Witness Through Fitness Cycling. Join us for bike rides each Sunday at 2pm. Beginners welcome! Cliff 404-97-1213. 

_____Women’s Yoga.  Come get in shape with this beginner’s class! Meets every Tuesday at 10am at New Hope. Costs $5 per class. Emily Popma: or 404-804-7830.

_____ The Garden at Grace New Hope. Group comes together at the garden to fellowship, plant, and pray. Beth Arechiga: or 770-369-3437.

_____Veterans Coffee. For vets seeking Godly community & friendship. Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month, 9am at New Hope. Jerry Chapman:

Care Groups

_____War Room Prayer Ministry. Meets on Sundays from 8:20-8:40am and/or Thursday evenings from 5-6 at New Hope. Learn to press into the power of prayer. Bryan Lash:

_____ Caregiver Support Group. For caregivers who are looking for friendship, encouragement, & help. Meets every other Monday night at 7pm at New Hope, starting August 19th. Robin Dill:

 _____ Celebrate Recovery. Christ-centered recovery program that speaks to hurts, habits, and hang-ups. Meets every Tuesday at New Hope from 6-8. Patrick Moran: or 678-697-4816.

 _____Meal Ministry. Provides meals for church families in need, in transition, or in a crisis. Join our meal team. Sandy Luttrell: