Connect Groups

Connect Groups are a place to connect and grow in our relationship with God and with others. New Vision offers many different types of groups. Check out the list below and find the one (or more!) that fits you! Then, sign up on your Connection Card and let us know which group(s) you will be joining this semester!


  1. Brothers of Iron

Categories:  Discipleship, Fellowship, Men, Wednesdays, Year-Round

Led by:  Tracy Carter (615-633-5247) and Troy Carter

Meets:  Wednesdays at 7:00pm in the Sportsmen Building at New Vision

Begins: This group meets year-round.

This Connect Group is a place for men to share life together, find accountability, and brothers who will stand together for victory in their personal lives, families, and community.

  1.  Divorce Care

Categories:  Support / Recovery

Led by:  Ron (270-606-0963) and Cindy (270-606-0965) Bluett

Meets:  Sundays at 10:30am in New Vision Portable 4

Begins:  February 11

Divorce Care provides support and encouragement for men and women affected by divorce. Through biblically sound teaching and group discussion, this connect group provides an environment for support and healing.

  1.  Embrace

Categories:  Discipleship, Wednesdays, Women

Led by:  Jacque Garner (407-383-2440)

Meets:  Wednesdays at 7:00pm in the Vision Kids Room

Begins:  This group meets year-round.

The Embrace Connect Group encourages women to embrace who they are in Christ and become all they are created to be. Through DVD studies and live teaching, women will grow in their relationship with God and others.

  1.  Feasting with Faron & Friends

Categories:  Discipleship, Fellowship, Men, Prayer, Women

Led by:  Faron Troutt (615-670-7299) & JD Higgins

Meets:  6:00pm at various locations

Begins:  February 5th

This group meets every other Monday night at different restaurants for fun, fellowship, and food. It provides an opportunity to get to know one another better so we can minister to each other better.

February 5 Sunset Family Restaurant, Lebanon

February 19 109 Family Restaurant, Portland

March 5 Logans’ Restaurant, Gallatin

March 19 La Quesadilla, Westmoreland

April 2 Mabel’s, Gallatin

April 19* Grecian’s, Lafayette

April 30 Ryan’s, Lebanon

May 7 La Tia’s, Lafayette

May 21 Cathy’s Country Cupboard, Westmoreland

June 7* Top Hog Gallatin

*Thursday nights

  1.  Love & Respect Building Blocks

Categories:  Men, Women, Wednesdays, Special Interest: Marriage

Led by:  Scott (615-804-2763) & April (615-604-1807) Park

Meets:  Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Portable 4

Begins:  February 7

This DVD series by Dr. Emerson Eggerichs will unpack 5 key principles that will create “AhHa” moments and bring fresh insight into your marriage.

  1. MUMS (Moms Uplifting Moms)

Categories:  Women, Moms

Led by:  Andrea Price (615-612-9606)

Meets:  Tuesdays at 10:00am in Portable 4

Begins:  February 6

You no longer have to feel alone in this journey called motherhood. We want to encourage and be there for each other as we go through the highs and lows as moms.  Always pointing to God who is our strength through it all. Studying Stuck by Jennie Allen

  1.  Portable 5 Ministry for Men

Categories:  Discipleship, Men, Wednesdays, Year-Round

Led by:  Keith McDonald (615-388-3161)

Meets:  Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Portable 5

Begins:  This group meets year-round.

This discipleship group helps men to find their identity in Christ and tear down strongholds, accept Christian authority, and build relationships with Christ and each other.

  1. Sportsmen Ministries

Categories:  Discipleship, Fellowship, Men, Women, Year-Round

Led by:  Ricky Perry (615-633-2509) and Chuck Caldwell

Meets:  Sundays at 6:00pm in the Sportsmen’s Building

Begins:  This group meets year-round.

Biblical teaching and sportsmen events for men and women.

  1.  Women of Faith

Categories:  Discipleship, Fellowship, Women

Led by:  Alicia Beasley (615-388-1416)

Meets:  Sundays at 6:00pm in Portable 4

Begins:  February 11

Are you living with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule and aching with the sadness of an overwhelmed soul? This DVD series, The Best Yes by Lysa Terkeurst will help you make wise decisions in the midst of endless demands.

  1.  Young Adults

Categories:  Discipleship, Fellowship, Young-Adults

Led by:  Pastor Greg & Tonya Dunigan (615-655-2887)

Meets:  Every other Sunday at 6:00pm at the Dunigan home, 227 West John Davis Road, Westmoreland

Begins:  February 11 Ends: March 25

Connecting Young Adults ages 18 to 30 to build relationships, grow together, and make a lasting impact for the Kingdom of God.

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