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!
NOTE: Midweek groups will not meet the week of October 9th.
A Closer Look
Categories: Discipleship, Men, Wednesday Night, Women
Meets: Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Portable 1
Begins: September 6 Ends: November 15
Led by: Pastor Duane Garner – 407-557-5079
This Connect Group will dive into Sunday’s message. Pastor Duane & Jacque will host this discussion group and take a deeper look at the weekly sermon.
Categories: Men, Support/Recovery, Women
Meets: Sundays at 10:30am in Portable 4
Begins: September 10 Ends: December 3
Led by: Ron (270-606-0963) & Cindy (270-606-0965) Bluett
Divorce Care is a series of DVDs that cover the issues that divorced men and women face (finances, children, forgiveness, etc). This practical connect group will also aid in the healing process and help develop a closer relationship with God.
Categories: Discipleship, Wednesday Night, Women, Year-Round
Meets: Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Portable 4
Begins: This Connect Group meets year-round.
Led by: Jacque Garner (407-383-2440)
The Embrace Connect Group is for women of all ages who are seeking to grow in their relationship with God and with others.
Feasting With Faron & Friends
Meets: Every other Monday at 6:30
Begins: August 28 Ends: December 18
Led by: Faron Troutt – 615-670-7299 and J.D. Higgins
This group meets at various restaurants for a meal and fellowship.
- August 28 – Cathy’s – Westmoreland
- September 11 – Logan’s – Gallatin
- September 25 – 109 Family Restaurant – Portland
- October 09 – La Tia’s – Lafayette
- October 23 – Dumplin’s – Scottsville
- November 06 – Keller’s – Hwy 25, Bethpage
- November 20 – La Quesadilla – Westmoreland
- December 4 – Grecian Steak House – Lafayette
- December 18 – Top Hop – Gallatin
High School Connect
Categories: Discipleship, Fellowship, Students
Meets: Every other Sunday night – 6pm – 8pm at the Dunigan home
Begins: September 10 Ends: November 5
Led by: Pastor Greg & Tonya Dunigan – 615-655-2887
This group is a fellowship and Bible study for high school students. Join us for a time of food, fun, and drawing closer to God.
Categories: Men, Special Interest, Women, Wednesday Night
Meets: Wednesdays at 7:00pm in the Vision Kids Room
Begins: September 6 Ends: October 25
Led by: Scott (615-804-7263) and April (615-604-1807) Park
Discover the real purpose that leads to true fulfillment as Dr. Tony Evans guides you through six powerful DVD sessions. Find out for yourself what biblical marriage is about and explore the unique mission God has for us as a couple.
MUMS (Moms Uplifting Moms)
Categories: Special Interest, Women Meets: Tuesdays at 9:30am
Begins: August 22 Ends: December 19
Led by: Andrea Price (615-612-9606)
Encouragement for moms on their motherhood journey and a look at how God can lead you as a mom. This semester’s discussion will be based on the study Woman Overwhelmed by Haley DiMarco.
Portable 5 Ministry for Men
Categories: Discipleship, Men, Support/Recovery, Wednesday Night, Year-Round
Meets: Wednesdays at 7:00pm in Portable 5
Begins: This group meets year-round
Led by: Keith McDonald (615-388-3161)
This Connect Group focuses on discipling men by teaching them how to engage in spiritual warfare. Through the tearing down of strongholds and the closing of doors to the enemy, men will find freedom in their lives.
Sunday Night Connect
Categories: Fellowship, Families, Men, Women
Meets: the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at Pastor Duane’s home (1512 New Hwy 52 E in Westmoreland) at 5:00pm
Begins: September 10 Ends: November 12
This Connect Group will help you to connect with your New Vision family. Whether you are new to the church or have been attending for years, you’re invited to gather with Pastor Duane & Jacque for fellowship and food (you’re welcome to bring a dish to share!).
What the Bible Is All About
Categories: Discipleship, Men, Women, Wednesday Nights, Year- Round
Meets: Wednesday Nights at 7:00pm in Portable 6
Begins: This groups meets year-round.
Led by: James Cook (615-633-7681)
A guided, in-depth study, providing an overview of each book of the Bible. Based on the book What the Bible is All About by Henrietta C. Mears.