Small Groups

Arlington Small Groups

Do you feel plugged in at church?  Do you know the people who worship with you each Sunday?  Do you want to become more involved but don’t know where to start?  Then Small Groups are a good place to begin.  Whether you wish to lead one or participate in one, these events offer you a chance to become more involved with the Arlington Church Family. 

Currently, we have 7 small groups that meet regularly throughout the week.  Small groups are one of the most important aspects of our spiritual life because they allow us to grow closer together as a family of God.  They encourage us to study the Bible and challenge one another, pray together, get to know those we attend with, and share in our struggles and successes.  We hope that you will take a look at what is currently being offered and be inspired to either attend a group or begin a new one. 

Should you have any questions about this area of our worship, please use the CONTACT US link above.  We will respond as quickly as possible.

Sunday Groups

Barbour Small Group – Sunday, 4:00 pm

Barbour SGThis group, open and diverse in membership, studies and discusses the Bible to build and reinforce Christian community among members.  Contact person: Galen Barbour.

Barbour Small Group – Sunday, 5:00 p.m.

Sunday EveningThe curriculum utilized by the group varies, but most often centers around a book or biblically based study guide. The format for the group includes an emphasis on discussion, group involvement and prayer – with a portion of the time allotted to sharing prayer re- quests. The group is open to all and our hope is to continue building a supportive community environment for a diverse mixture of folks from all stages of life. Contact person: April Barbour.

Taylor STaylormall Group – Sunday, 6:00 p.m.

This group is open to everyone and focuses on building stronger relationships between members through fellowship, prayer and Bible study.  The group is currently going through an 8-10 week study entitled “Follow” that discusses and analyzes the commands and results from Jesus’ command for others to follow him.

Contact person: Robin Taylor 


Weekly Groups and Classes

Women’s Bible Study – Tuesday Mornings, 10:30 a.m.

This women’s group meets for a time of prayer during the summer.  If you have Tuesday morning available, the group encourages you to stop by and pray with them.  This group is open to women only.

Contact person: Claudia Randolph

Monthly Reading Circle – Usually the Second Tuesday of the Month, 7:00 p.m.

small-tues-readMembers of this group select, read separately and then discuss together books about spiritual matters. The group’s membership is more fluid than other groups, and most of its members also participate in weekly small groups. They meet by appointment.

Contact person: Lamar Reinsch


Christ Centered Yoga – Wednesday Evening, 6:30 p.m.

For information about this group please contact Bath Barns.

Day 4 (Wednesday Evening), 7:30 p.m.

wednesday-eveningThis small group is currently going through a study of John.  In this walk-through we are working to see how the first hearers would have heard John’s gospel, and working to see how those original points can apply to our lives today. All are welcome and class duration is monitored for completion in one hour.

Contact person: Clayton Tune

Young Adult Small Group – Wednesday Evenings

This group is for young professionals, both singles and couples, looking to connect and build friendships with people at a similar stage of life. We meet weekly for fellowship and a spiritually-focused discussion.  Because of busy schedules we update our meeting times each week.  We also rotate our location monthly, so please get in touch with one of our contact people for details.

Contact person: Elizabeth Shrad

Friday 1st Fellowship and Study – Every First Friday of the Month, 7:00 p.m. (Except Holiday Weekends)

Do you want to learn God’s Word and grow as a disciple of Christ?  Personal growth in Christ does not happen in isolation or in a vacuum.  Friday 1st Brown Bag Study Group offers an opportunity to be a part of a community within a community where all of us embrace the sufficiency of God’s word.

For one hour, once a month, please join us with your “brown bag” to eat and your hungry heart to receive.  Together we’ll enjoy studying God’s word, His story, and encouraging one another.

This meeting is open to all.  For more information, contact Ray or Vanessa Hall at

Christians at Work Small Group – Second Saturday of the Month, 9:30a.m.

More details to come about this group.  Please attend an interest meeting on October 21, after worship.

Contact person: Lamar Reinsch or Claudia Randolph

Service Small Group – Meets twice a month by appointment

This group will meet once for a volunteer project and once for fellowship, Bible study, and prayer.  If you have questions about this group or have an interest in participating in the project/Bible Study sessions, please contact Elizabeth Molye.