growth groups
Fall 2021 Sign ups

Sign up NOW! Groups start the week of September 12!

Browse the groups below to see where you'd like to plug in during this fall session.   Most are coed and opened to people of all ages. Run your cursor over the various groups to read more, then simply click on the REGISTER NOW button when you select your group. Your group leader will be in touch shortly with further details! 

  • A Study of Joseph
    Saturdays — 10:00am — begins October 2
    Fresno
    Saturdays — 10:00am — begins October 2
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    Through the lens of scripture, we will study the story of Joseph, to examine our own hurts and sufferings; (trials with family, abandonment, and heart-break.) We will see in detail Joseph’s family dynamics...We will see how God took a terrible ordeal and used it for His divine and beautiful plan.
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  • Soul Sisters – The Power of Prayer
    Tuesdays — 7:00 p.m. — begins September 14
    Fresno
    Tuesdays — 7:00 p.m. — begins September 14
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    Save the Date! Soul Sisters next Sermon Series will be on the Power of Prayer. This 5-week sermon series will be held on Tuesday nights.
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  • Growing in Jesus
    Saturdays — 10:00am — begins September 18
    Fresno
    Saturdays — 10:00am — begins September 18
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    The greatest power in the universe that draws people to Jesus is an understanding of His love as revealed in His life. This interactive series of inspirational lessons on the life of Christ covers Christ’s birth, ministry, death, resurrection, high priestly intercession, and second coming. 
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  • Youth Game Night
    Wednesday — 5:00pm
    Fresno Sunnyside SDA Church
    Wednesday — 5:00pm
    Fresno Sunnyside SDA Church, 5375 N Maroa Ave
    The Youth are getting together every Wednesday, 5:00–7:00 p.m. 
in the Youth Room. There’ll be games, snacks, and conversation!
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  • Community Services: Christ's Example of Service
    Monthly — Tuesdays & Wednesdays
    Sunnyside SDA Church
    Monthly — Tuesdays & Wednesdays
    Sunnyside SDA Church, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    Our group follows Christ's example of feeding the hungry with our monthly church food distribution and assisting those who are unable to meet basic living needs.
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  • Virtual Prayer Meeting Call
    Wednesdays — 6:30 p.m.
    via Zoom
    Wednesdays — 6:30 p.m.
    via Zoom
    Join each Wednesday evening at 6:30 for our weekly Prayer Meeting call. 
Call: (646)558-8656 At prompt press 496-843-9767 plus “#.” Password: 1234 #.
We will be guided through a brief devotional, then spend time in prayer together. We will start promptly; please call in at 6:30 to give your prayer
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  • EQUIP - Putting Your Spiritual Gifts into Action
    Tuesdays : 6:30pm — September 14-October 5
    Fresno
    Tuesdays : 6:30pm — September 14-October 5
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    This interactive seminar will help you to identify your spiritual gifts and narrow in on a specific area of ministry that will bring glory to God and give you greater personal fulfillment. Experience calling, coaching, connecting, and commitment to service.
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  • Origins
    Wednesdays — 6:30pm — begins September 15
    Fresno
    Wednesdays — 6:30pm — begins September 15
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    Join us as we uncover scientific evidence that directly points to the authority of the creation narrative as found in the Bible. In this series we will discover answers to many questions about how the world began and the loving Creator who is behind it all.
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  • One Thousand Gifts
    Thursdays — 10:00am — begins September 23
    Location is TBD
    Thursdays — 10:00am — begins September 23
    Location is TBD
    This personal growth-oriented group will focus on learning how to “Biblically lament loss, turn pain into poetry, and intentionally embrace a lifestyle of radical gratitude.” We will continue our interactive discussion will be based on Ann Voskamp's book, “One Thousand Gifts.”
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  •  Men's Group
    Wednesdays — 6:30pm — begins September 15
    Fresno
    Wednesdays — 6:30pm — begins September 15
    Fresno, 5375 N Maroa Ave, Fresno, CA 93704, USA
    Would you like to be part of a group that encourages hope and healing through authentic relationships with God and others? Openness and faith is the foundation on which our Men’s Group is built. Sometimes there’s food—always there’s laughter, sharing, and prayer.
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  • Cycling for the 'Body'
    Sundays — 8:00 a.m. — begins February 7
    Location is TBD
    Sundays — 8:00 a.m. — begins February 7
    Location is TBD
    This cycling ministry is intended to improve our health, strengthen our church family ties, and serve our community. This semester we will engage in a combination of road cycling, mountain biking and hiking. Part of our ministry will include "ride-by" visitations to those who are sick and shut-in.
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