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Life Groups


The following is the list of Fall Life Groups for 2017.

You can sign-up for a Life Group by clicking here, and download a printable version of the list of Life Groups by clicking here.


Bible Study: Refresh!

1st & 3rd Fridays @ 6:30 - 8:30 pm > January 19 thru May 18

We will learn 3 or 4 methods of Bible study from Rick Warren’s book Bible Study Methods: 12 Ways You Can Unlock God’s Word. Our ultimate goal is to be transformed by the power of the Holy Spirit as we spend time in the Word. Group meetings will be discussion-based, and will include plenty of time for fellowship and prayer. Each person or couple needs to purchase the book {$10 on} and read the intro prior to the first meeting. Childcare is provided with the costs paid for by the parents.

Contact: Nathaniel Miller > 612-404-4049 >

Heidi Miller > 612-404-4114 > email

Location: 7305 E Franklin Circle, Eden Prairie > Aaron & Jennifer Carrell’s home

Dave Ramsey’s The Legacy Journey

Thursdays @ 7:00 - 9:00 pm > February 1 thru March 15

The Legacy Journey is a seven-week, Biblically based class that will lead us deeper into investing, basic estate planning, purposeful living, and discovering the keys to generational wealth and true generosity. Through video teachings, class discussions and interactive small-group activities, we’ll learn a biblical framework for living intentionally now to leave a legacy that will make a lasting impact on the world around us. Cost of $109 covers course workbooks, CDs and online video access.

Prerequisite: No personal debt except a mortgage. Children do not attend.

Contact: Manoj Moorjani > 612-280-8666 > email

Colin Schild > 847-946-8303 > email

Location: City Hill Church > Fellowship Hall

Grief Share

Tuesdays @ 6:30 - 8:30pm > February 6 - May 8 {except during Easter Break - April 3}

Grief Share is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. See for more info on this national program. Anyone who has experienced the loss of a loved one is welcome. You will be encouraged through weekly videos on specific topics, discussion and prayer. Cost: $15 for the participant guide. Child care is available with the cost paid by the parents.

Contact: John & Leslie Klus > 952-303-5510 {home} > email

Location: City Hill Church > Foyer Lounge

Gifts of the Spirit

Every Other Tuesday @ 7:00 - 8:30 pm > January 16 thru April 24

This group will focus on the gifts of the Spirit found in I Corinthians 12: 4-11. “But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good.” The group is open to all levels of experience, whether you are a novice who knows almost nothing or you have been flowing in the gifts for years. The group will consist of 3 parts each week: 1} Discussing the basics covered in the book: The Beginner’s Guide to Spiritual Gifts by Sam Storms {$10.25 on}. 2} Biblical discussions concerning spiritual gifts and the heart. 3} Opportunities to practice with one another. Infants only welcome.

Contact: Ray Narveson > 763-486-5376 > email

Judy Narveson > 763-486-5377 > email

Location: 9403 West 28th St., St. Louis Park > Ray & Judy Narveson’s home

Intercessory Prayer & Healing

1st & 3rd Wednesdays @ 7:30 - 9:00 pm > January 17 thru May 16

Our Life Group has grown from a prayer and support group for parents with teenagers and adult children to an intercessory and healing prayer group. Come to one of our meetings and we will pray for you or whomever you have a burden for. Children do not attend.

Contact: Steve Bradley > 612-220-5107 > email

Mary Bradley > 612-220-4673 > email

Location: 7420 Emerson Ave So., Richfield > Steve & Mary Bradley’s home

Let’s Go Back to the Basics!

Saturdays @ 9:30 - 10:30 am > January 20 thru May 19

Join us for an inductive study of Genesis, and its relationship to the New Testament. Everyone knows the stories of Creation, Adam & Eve, the Tower of Babel, the Flood, etc.

Let us recap and see if we can apply the wisdom from the Bible to our lives. This is for anyone who is interested in learning from the Bible. Children do not attend.

Contact: Mario Bendezu > 952.738.2733 > email

Location: 565 Prairie Center Dr, Eden Prairie > Conference Room > Eden Prairie Library

Life on Mission

Mondays @ 7:00 – 8:30 pm > March 12 thru May 14

Have you felt called to serve God in ministry or missions? Have you even made a commitment at a missions altar call? Want to walk with current missionaries and explore your calling? Join our Life Group where we will connect on a variety of missions-related topics as well as together share our faith regularly.

The day of the week may be flexible depending on the sign-up. Children do not attend.

Contact: Steven & Robin Ose > 612-419-8050 > email

Location: 16225 Tonkaway Road, Minnetonka > Steven & Robin Ose’s home

Renewed Hope

1st & 3rd Sundays @ 11:45 am - 1:30 pm > January 21 thru May 20

God is a God of healing and He has a plan for us to live in joy. We all go through

seasons of struggle with worry, stress, anxiety, life transitions, or mental health issues. As a church we want to reach out to anyone who is hurting. This is a confidential group. You can either sign up, contact the leader, or just show up. If you prefer complete confidentiality when signing up, contact Jan Aquilina or a pastor at City Hill


Contact: Jan Aquilina > 612-205-1644 > email

Location: City Hill Church > Fellowship Hall - Room 112

What is a Christian Like?

2nd & 4th Thursdays @ 7:00 - 9:00 pm > February 8 thru May 23

What is a Christian like in the church, home, and world? Let us learn together how to live the Christian life day-to-day: equipping & empowering saints to teach what they believe, supporting each other, growing in Christian community, and encouragement to pray with others. Children do not attend.

Contact: Laurel Lange > 952-693-3967 > email

Linda Lange > 952-240-4727 > email

Location: 5917 Whited Ave, Minnetonka > Laurel & Linda’s home

Worship in Revelation

2nd & 4th Thursdays @ 7:00 - 8:30 pm > January 25 thru May 24

We will study each chapter of the book of Revelation to see what it reveals about Jesus Christ. We’ll also take a look at our worship to Him, including the how, where, and why. Children do not attend.

Contact: Jerry & Betty Poppe > 763-717-8963 {home}

Jerry > email

Betty > email

Location: 6251 Magda Drive North, Unit B, Maple Grove > Jerry & Betty’s home


Married For Life

2nd & 4th Tuesdays @ 6:00 - 8:00 pm > January 23 thru May 22

In your first few years of marriage? Do you want to build a good foundation for a godly marriage? Join us for fellowship, laughter, prayer, and a marriage video series {to be decided}. For married couple in their 20s-30s. Infants only welcome.

Contact: Jim Miller > 612.581.8785 > email

Suzy Miller > 952.237.8588 > email

Location: 7562 Paulsen Drive, Eden Prairie > Jim and Suzy’s home

Marrieds...Formerly Known As Young

1st & 3rd Tuesdays @ 6:00 - 8:00 pm > January 16 thru May 15

This group is for couples in their late 20s-30s who are a little more seasoned in their marriage and are raising young children. Currently we are focused on each couple taking a turn sharing on a marriage topic of their choice. Childcare provided with the cost paid by the parents {$5 for 1 child, $10 for 2+}.

Contact: Jim Miller > 612.581.8785 > email

Suzy Miller > 952.237.8588 > email

Location: 18344 Croixwood Lane, Eden Prairie > Matt & Bethany Schoeneck’s home


Accountability Groups

Many days available throughout the week > Mornings or Evenings

Get to know some guys in the church and deepen your relationships with an opportunity to pray and support one another. Join us as we learn to share our lives in a deeper walk with Jesus and his calling.

Contact: Ben Logan > 952-941-7290 > email

Location: Various locations

Duffers Group

Thursday mornings @ 9:30 - 11:30 am > January 18 thru May 24

Older Gentlemen sitting around drinking coffee and solving the world’s problems! Join us for fellowship, support, and great conversation.

Contact: Tom Gilbertson > 612-232-5609 > email

Location: Various locations in Eden Prairie & Minnetonka

Conqueror: The Battle Plan for Purity

Thursdays @ 6:00-8:00 pm > February 1 thru March 1

For the first time in history, a cinematic teaching series on sexual purity is here to help men get to the root of bondage, while offering proven principles and practical tools to conquer pornography and find freedom. The Conquer Series, unrivaled in its scope and authority, is not about behavior modification, but heart transformation. This

life-changing, discipleship curriculum provides insights from top Christian leaders who lay out biblical strategies, scientific facts and teach men how to use God’s weapons to become conquerors.

Cost: $15 for materials. This is a confidential group and anything shared within the group stays within the group. If you prefer complete confidentiality when signing up, contact Rick Bailey or a pastor at City Hill {952-941-7290}.

Contact: Rick Bailey > 952-297-5598 > email

Location: Meet at a confidential location


The Hive *a place to take care of the queen bee

2nd & 4th Tuesdays @ 9:30 -11:30 am > January 9 thru May 8

Join us at the Hive where we encourage each other in our faith journey and in the daily joys and challenges of mothering. This group is for new moms, foster care moms, single moms & moms whose kids are all grown up > no matter your season, you are welcome! We meet at City Hill for breakfast and sharing together.

Childcare is provided. Registration fee is $40.

Contact: Joanna Tholl > 320-224-4184 > email

Location: City Hill Church > Fellowship Hall

Eve – Getting to Know the Woman Behind the Name

1st & 3rd Wednesday @ 7:00-8:30 pm > February 7 thru May 16

Eve... yes, she was created by God from one of Adam’s ribs to be his companion, and yes, she ate a bite of the forbidden fruit. However, she was also the very first of our own woman kind. Have you ever wondered much about her? “Myth and legend shroud her in mystery. Now hear her story. From paradise to exile, from immortality to the death of Adam, experience the dawn of mankind through the eyes of eve, the first woman first known…as Havah. Through the reading of the Christian novel Havah by Tosca Lee we will have great discussion regarding creation, paradise on Earth, marriage, and our issues as humans. Adult women only. Delicious treats will be provided.

Contact: Sonya Reid > 763-486-6120 > email

Location: 9760 Squire Lane, Eden Prairie > Judye Fawver’s home


The Edge

Tuesdays @ 7:00-8:30 > January 16 thru May 22

Looking to connect with other people your age? Desire to grow closer to God? Just hungry for free food? Well, come check out The Edge! We meet for camaraderie,

worship, digging into God’s Word, eating food, prayer, laughing, group discussion and growing together as we discuss life and seek to grow deeper in our relationship with Jesus. Single or married, student or professional, Vikings fan or Cheesehead, this gathering is open to any young adult.

Contact: Ben Logan > 952-941-7290 > email

Location: 5609 River Bluff Drive, Bloomington > Craig & Julia Mueller’s home


4Real Youth

Wednesdays @ 7:00-9:00 pm > January 3 thru May 30

4Real is our Wednesday evening youth ministry for grades 7-12 that includes worship, teaching, fun, games, relationship building and small groups. The

small groups are single-gender groups of similar age where we can grow close and share life together.

Contact: Ben Logan > 952-941-7290 > email

Location: City Hill Church > Fellowship Hall

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