Authentic transformation happens when we choose to do life together.

Pathways Church exists to lead people into a growing relationship with Jesus. Groups at Pathways are safe, highly-relational environments designed to explore the Scriptures, ask questions, and be encouraged to follow Jesus on your journey. New groups will begin the first week of February.

 

SUNDAY

Divorce Care
Day/Time: Sunday 10:45AM (13 weeks)

Start Date: January 17
Demographic: Adult
Cost: $15/Workbook
Location: Pathways Church

Everyone needs support during a storm. Separation and divorce are one of life’s most difficult storms. Divorce Care is a discipleship environment designed to provide compassion, care, and hope as you travel through this season of grief, disappointment, and uncertainty. This is a 13 week class that meets at Pathways.
 

Pre-Marital
Day/Time: Sunday 9AM (6-7 weeks)
Start Date: March 20
Demographic: Couples
Cost: $10/Book
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Dennis & Marge Behnke

Every couple has hopes and dreams for their marriage. This class is an opportunity to engage the hopes and dreams that God has for your marriage. If you are dating and thinking about marriage or if you are engaged and planning a wedding this class is for you! You will have the opportunity to learn and grow with a seasoned married couple who will be able to help you develop a biblical understanding of God's view of marriage, healthy communication, respectful conflict resolution, and God's gift of sex, among other topics.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Sunday 10:45AM (ongoing)
Demographic: Couples
Cost:  No Cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Bruce & Karen Senn

Join other couples as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Sunday 5-7PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Families
Cost:  No cost
Location: Newsome Home - Neenah
Leader: James & Dawn Newsome

Join other families as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

Blended Family Group
Day/Time: Sunday 6-7:30PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Couples
Cost:  No Cost
Location: Behnke Home - Neenah
Leader: Dennis & Marge Behnke

Blended families face unique challenges. Sign up today to be a part of a group that is designed to encourage and assist families in this unique season of life. This is a highly-relational environment designed to be a safe place to process life, study scripture, and prayer.

 

Middle School Life Groups
Day/Time: Sunday 6-8PM (Every Other Week)
Demographic: Middle School Students (Grades 7-8)
Cost:  No Cost
Location: Pathways Church

Twice a month our Middle School students meet together for Small Groups to study God’s word and to foster Biblical community. Students start together for a game and a brief Bible lesson, and then split into smaller groups based on grade and gender to discuss the lesson, to support one another, and to pray for each other. The Bible lessons are tied to the current Pathways Students sermon series.

 

High School Small Groups
Day/Time: Sunday 6-8PM (Every Other Week)
Demographic: High School Students (Grades 9-12)
Cost:  No Cost
Location: Various Locations

Twice a month our High School students meet together for Small Groups in homes across Appleton to study God’s word and to foster Biblical community. Each Small Group includes a time of group discussion where guys and girls are all together, and then they split into small groups by gender for prayer and support. Each Small Group is co-lead by both an adult male and adult female youth leader, who facilitate group discussion and guide the gender-based breakout groups. The biblical discussion is tied to the current Pathways Students sermon series.

 

 

MONDAY

Authentic Girlfriends: Real Women Finding Real Faith
Day/Time: Monday 9:30-11:30AM (6 weeks)
Start Date: February 22
Demographic: Women
Cost:  $13/Book
Location: Stordock Home - Greenville
Leader: Diane Stordock & Ellen Kraumenauer

This study is designed for women looking for two things: genuine God-honoring relationships with other women and deep faith in God that goes beyond the ritual of attending church and Bible studies.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Monday 6:30-8PM 2nd & 4th weeks (ongoing)
Demographic: Adult
Cost:  No cost
Location: Higgins Home - Appleton
Leader: Peter & Margy Higgins

Join other individuals and couples as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

Old Testament Challenge
Day/Time: Monday 7-8:30PM (ongoing)

Demographic: Adult
Cost: No Cost
Location: Fowler Home - Neenah
Leader: Jeff & Shari Fowler

Join this fascinating journey through the Old Testament. We read the Bible and bring our real questions, sincere struggles and inspired thoughts to the table for honest, interactive, exploratory discussion. With a special eye to God’s nature and fulfilled prophecies, we use multiple resources, including ‘Taking the Old Testament Challenge’ by Judson Poling, to find answers together and go deeper into these fascinating stories of our real God and his work through real people’s lives throughout the centuries.

 

TUESDAY

Young Adult Bible Study
Day/Time: Tuesday 7:30-9PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Young Adult
Cost:  No cost
Location: Wheeler Home - Menasha
Leader: Zack Wheeler

Join other College and Career aged individuals and couples in this bible study. This group is designed to be a highly-relational and safe environment for you to study Scripture, ask questions, learn and grow, and make some great friends in the process.

 

 

WEDNESDAY

Pathways Kids
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Children ages birth – grade 6
Cost: No Cost
Location: Pathways Church

Age-appropriate programming is available for children of parents that are attending on-campus midweek groups and classes.

 

Boundaries
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (9 weeks)
Start Date: February 3
Demographic: Adult
Cost: $9/Book
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Myra Miller

Ever feel weighed down by the expectations of others? Ever feel confused about what others are thinking about you? Boundaries by Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend will show you when to say yes and how to say no to take appropriate control of your life. As a participant, you'll learn how to live your life more fully and display truth and love more freely.

 

Cleansing Stream
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (12 weeks)
Start Date: February 3
Demographic: Adult
Cost: $35/Workbook
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Jo Ellen Schwandt

Have you ever felt held back in your journey through life? Are you isolated or too dependent on those around you? Perhaps you feel like a target follows you everywhere you go. Maybe you haven't measured up to expectations. Are you feeling broken or weighed down by the cares of life? Are you ready for a transformation? God is able to restore the broken places and bring hope, joy, peace, healing and a new beginning to your life. You no longer need to live your future through your past. Live a life of freedom. Start your journey TODAY! Wherever you are in your journey this course can help you live your life in Christ to the fullest.

 

James: Mercy Triumphs
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (8 weeks)
Start Date: February 3
Cost: $15/Book
Demographic: Women
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Becky Warden

A group designed for women to explore how to engage the diverse season of life and with increased faith in Jesus.

 

Hosea
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (8 weeks)
Start Date: February 3
Cost: $15/Book
Demographic: Women
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Lana Connelly

Join a group of women as they travel through this study of Hosea which uncovers some incredibly profound teaching on God's character and His desire to know you.

 

Men's Group
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Start Date: February 3
Demographic: Men
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Kyle Liesch

Join other men to study topics relevant to guys and develop some friendships in the process.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Men
Cost: No Cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Rich Kieffer and Greg Lacey

Come join a group of men who are circling back to the weekend sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with other men in a relational environment.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Women
Cost: No Cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Eden Ashenbrenner & Vicky O’Brien

Come join a group of women who are circling back to the weekend sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Wednesday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Couples
Cost: No Cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Matt & Julie Gerstle

Join other couples as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

THURSDAY

Celebrate Recovery
Day/Time: Thursday 6:30-8PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Adult
Cost: No Cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Jeff & Jane Shackleton

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, drop-in support group for anyone with hurts, habits or hang-ups that are keeping them from a full relationship with God. By using Christ-centered steps and applying their biblical principles, we begin to grow spiritually. We become free from our addictive, compulsive, and dysfunctional behaviors. This freedom creates peace, serenity, joy, and most importantly, a stronger personal relationship with God and others.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Thursday 6:30-8:30PM (ongoing)
Demographic:  Adult
Cost:  No cost
Location: Miller Home - Appleton
Leader: Howie & Myra Miller

Join other individuals and couples as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Thursday 6:30-8:30PM (ongoing)
Demographic: Adult
Cost:  No cost
Location: Klepps Home - Appleton
Leader: Kevin & Lisa Klepps

Join other adults as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

 

FRIDAY

Message-Based Group
Day/Time: Friday 7-9PM (1st and 3rd Friday) (ongoing)
Demographic: Couples
Cost:  No cost
Location: Schwandt Home - Neenah
Leader: Dave & Jo Ellen Schwandt

Join other couples as they circle back to the previous weekend’s sermon to go deeper and apply the message to their lives. This is a safe environment to ask questions, share what you have learned, and discuss the passage with others in a relational environment.

SATURDAY

Men's Fraternity
Day/Time: Saturday 7-9AM (ongoing)
Demographic: Men
Cost:  No cost
Location: Pathways Church
Leader: Bob Randerson & Ted Tate

Join other men in a relaxed environment where they dig deeply into Scripture, are encouraged, and learn how to apply the Bible to their daily lives.