The Breakfast Club

Sunday | 9:30 AM | The Underground

Our group’s goal is to challenge, strengthen and encourage an authentic Christian life through study, prayer and simply being with one another through life’s joys and pain. It has a family focus, but all are welcome.

Contact: Greg Bartleson


Sunday | 9:30 AM | Offshore Room

Connections class is a great place for all ages, single or married, with a heart for the Word of God. We gather to discuss God’s calling for His people and explore the depths of God’s wisdom for life.

Contact: Tom Enyart


Sunday | 11:00 AM | Offshore Room

Our class focuses on God’s hand and plan throughout history and today. Men and women of all ages and stages are welcome to come learn and grow in Jesus.

Contact: Glenn Koons

*NEW* The Conservative Mind

Sunday | 11:00 AM | Surfside Chapel

(8 week course; Begins September 16) Are you interested in conservatism and the ongoing need to conserve the various institutions that shape us and keep us in check? Through history, science, theology and apologetics, this class will offer some stimulating conversation.

Contact: Jerry Wiltz

*NEW* Christianity Explored

Monday | 6:30 PM | Sanctuary

(Begins September 24) This is an informal and relaxed 7-week course for those who want to think more deeply about the person of Jesus over a great meal. Think of it as a “side door” to the church and a great place to invite your interested friends and co-workers. Join us and invite someone to join you!

Contact: Tim Culling

Grandparenting Group

1st and 3rd Monday | 7:00 PM | The McConaghy Home, Seal Beach

This group meets to pray for our grandchildren and their parents as we explore the roles and purposes that God has designed for grandparenting.

Contact: Steve + Trish Williams


1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month | 7:00 PM | various locations

Our group is geared toward those married 3 years or less though we’re not too strict about it. If you’d like to stumble forward together with others who are seeking to do marriage well, then this might be the group for you. Great meals and alternating locations are just the beginning.

Contact: Tim Culling

*NEW* Leadership Development (Elder + Deacon Training)

Tuesday | 6:30 PM | Surfside Chapel

(9 week course; Begins September 18) We'll cover topics of doctrine related to leadership ("Know"), topics of the character of a Christian leader ("Be") and the competencies needed to do the work of an elder or deacon ("Do"). Each week we'll be joined by a ministry director who will give a case study of their department in relation to lay leadership in the church. Approximately 25 pages of reading between sessions.

Contact: Bob Wriedt

*NEW* Life Group

Tuesday | 7:00 PM | The Sockwell Home, Seal Beach

(8-10 weeks; Begins September 18) Are you looking for a way to build relationships with others and spend some time chewing on God’s Word from the previous week’s sermon? Whether you’re new to Grace or looking to get connected, we have a couple options for you!

Contact: Darryl and Julie Sockwell

Home Fellowship Group

Wednesday | 7:00 PM | The Elliott Home, Seal Beach

Want to join a group, but not sure where you fit? This group is filled with all ages and stages of people and there’s a place for you too! The leadership rotates amongst the amongst the participants.

Contact: Kathy Elliott

College + Young Adults Group

Thursday | 7:00 PM | Bob + Becca's Home

We are a diverse group of young adults (18-25ish) that share life together, dive into the scriptures, pray, and worship. We believe living life in community is how God designed us, so join us as we learn how to be compassionate, gospel-centered, Christian leaders.

Contact: Amanda Buda