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Classes, Small Groups, and Fellowship

Events are subject to cancellation; please confirm with the church office 623.977.8359.

Check this month’s classes, events, and fellowship for details! 

Inchworms Study Group meets on Tuesdays, 10 – 11:15 am. This group regularly reads through one book at a time, one chapter a week.

Cosmic Christian Discussion Group meets on Tuesdays, 11:30 am to 1 pm. Get ready to go deep! Expand your horizons, shift your paradigms, discuss theology and philosophy… Challenge yourself and others.

Jump Start bible study and social justice group meets on Tuesdays at 3:30 pm. Bring your supper and share conversation until the 4:30 study and discussion of Bible passages assigned for upcoming Sunday’s worship service from the Old Testament, Psalms, and the New Testament. Jump Start goes on summer hiatus and returns in September.

Justice Team meets on second Fridays at 9:30. Seeking justice through Prayer, Action, Love, Ministry & Support (P. A. L. M. S.) The Church of the Palms Social Justice Team, which is part of the Board of Mission & Outreach, addresses major social justice issues of our times.

Women’s Discussion Group meets on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of each month (4th Wednesdays only May through August), 10:30 – 11:30 am in the chapel. Discover women’s stories! Join us for a lively discussion.

Lifelong Learning meets Mondays at 10 – 11:30 am and 11:30 am – 1 pm. Lifelong Learning’s mission is to engage in learning and spiritual growth. All are welcome!​ Come for one or come for all! We enjoy the diversity of conversation and fellowship. You’re never too old to learn something new. Come with an open mind and a willingness to grow!

Fellowship Breakfast Enjoy a hearty continental breakfast and experience a different program / presentation each month on the second Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. Sign up in the narthex on the Sunday prior. 

Service Project Craft Group Wednesdays 9 – 11 a.m. in the Boardroom. Even if you don’t sew or knit, you can help sort, stuff, cut, trace, tie threads, or help out with ongoing projects. As they create, they share stories, concerns, and blessings. And coffee.  

The Church of the Palms Bridge Group meets the first, third, and fifth Friday of each month at noon in King Hall. No matter whether you are a novice or a long-time Bridge player, you are welcome. Come play Bridge…for the fun of it!   

GriefShare is a grief recovery support group where you can find help and healing for the hurt of losing a loved one. The Church of the Palms’ GriefShare group meets on Fridays, 1:30–3:30 p.m.

Neuropathy & Pain Support Group meets the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m., led by Scott Patrick. This educational and compassionate group addresses issues relating to the struggle with neuropathy and pain in all its forms. This is an active support group and all are welcome.