Why we love Life Groups!

When asked about Life Groups, people often say, "My life group feels like a family!"  Life Groups are safe and welcoming environments to ask questions and she life with people who are just like you.  We have more than 20 different life groups so that you can choose one that is right for you.  


Life Groups are where we get to do life together and find authentic relationships.  


Most life groups meet every Wednesday night for a 10-week period at 7pm.  We do have life groups that meet on different days of the week as well.  If you are new to Life Groups or to the church, we can help you find the perfect life group that fits your lifestyle.   Click here.



WEDNESDAY NIGHTS @ 7PM

Some Life Groups have a minimal cost for material or book.  


Find a life group that is right for you:


#1  Seizing God-sized Opportunities

Leaders:  Craig & Debbie Nelson

Study:  "Parables" by John White

Description: The parables of Jesus sneak up on us, catching us off guard and toppling our easy assumptions. When the familiar takes an unexpected twist, we find our thoughts exposed to the healing light of Jesus.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#2  Nav4 - Starting Your Journey

Leader:  Pastors Adam & Amber Haugen

Description:  In this course Adam & Amber will explain the history of the church, what we believe, and teach topics such as the importance of prayer, the baptism of the Holy Spirit, and getting into the Bible.  If you are new to the church, new to your faith, or you want to become a member of the church, this would be a great life group for you.

Cost: none

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#3  Winning the Battle

Leader:  Kelli Ruegemer

Study:  "Goliath Must Fall" by Louie Giglio 

Description:   A newfound twist in the classic story of David and Goliath. The key to living free from our giants is not better slingshot accuracy, but keeping our eyes on the one and only giant-slayer—Jesus.

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#4  Developing Your Prayer Life

Leader:  Greg Johnson

Study:  "Circle Maker" by Mark Batterson

Description:  Ever sense that there's far more to prayer than what you're experiencing? Learn from the legend of Honi the Circle Maker--a man bold enough to draw a circle in the sand and not budge from inside it until God answered.

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#5  Marriage Group 1

Leaders:  Joel & Dani Bauer

Study:  "What Were You Expecting" by Paul Tripp

Description:  Everyone’s marriage morphs into something they didn’t intend it to be. At some point you need something sturdier than romance. You need changed expectations, radical commitments, and, most importantly, grace.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#6  Marriage Group 2

Leaders:  Jim & Robin Hentges

Study:  "Now You're Speaking My Language" by Gary Chapman

Description:  This study encourages husbands and wives to offer steadfast loyalty, forgiveness, empathy, and commitment to resolving conflict, thus encouraging each other in spiritual growth.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#7  Marriage Group 3

Leaders:  Nick & Lisa Demuth

Study:  "From this Day Forward" by Craig Groeschel

Description:  The decisions you make today will determine the marriage you will have tomorrow. Learn to seek God, fight fair, have fun, stay pure, and never give up.  NOTE:  This class is hosted at the Demuth's home.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#8  Newly Married and Young Couples Group

Leader:  Dan & Abby Wagner and David & Melody Joseph

Study:  "You and Me Forever" by Francis Chan

Description:  How do I have a great marriage? Setting aside typical topics on marriage, Francis and Lisa dive into Scripture to understand what it means to have a relationship that satisfies the deepest parts of our souls.

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#9  Praying Circles Around Your Children

Leaders:  Joe & Christina DeRose

Study:  "Praying Circles Around Your Children" by Mark Batterson

Description:  Create prayer lists unique to your family, claim God-inspired promises for your children, turn your family circle into a prayer circle, and discover your child’s life themes.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#10  Power of a Praying Wife

Leaders:  Lori Wagner & Ashlee Anderson

Study:  "The Power of a Praying Wife" by Stormie Omartian

Description:  This group inspires every praying wife to develop a deeper relationship with her husband by utilizing the power of prayer. This uplifting resource is packed with practical advice on praying for specific areas of a husband's life, including his decision making, spiritual strength, health, joy, and future.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#11  Young Adults Group

Leaders:  Kory & Joy Bellmont

Study:  "Is that Really You God" by Loren Cunningham

Description:  This practical guide to hearing God's voice shows how an ordinary man who committed to hearing God and obeying Him, became the founder of the largest interdenominational missions organization in the world.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#12  Women's Group 1

Leader:  Kathleen Sogge

Study:  "The Power of Simple Prayer" by Joyce Meyer

Description:  Through prayerful conversation comes connection with God. Simple prayer, powerful results.  Prayer is a powerful force that can help you gain wisdom in difficult situations, guidance in your relationships, and strength for success. 

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#13  Women's Group 2

Leader:  Kelly Woods Kasujja

Study:  "Without Rival" by Lisa Bevere

Description:  Stop seeing others as rivals and make the deep connections with your Creator you long for--connections that hold the promise of true identity and intimacy.  

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#14  Women's Group 3

Leader:  Kathy Eickhoff & Paula Flannigan

Study:  "Power of a Praying Parent" by Stormie Omartian

Description:  Learn how to place every detail of your child's life in God’s hands: from young kids to adult children, let this study challenge and change your parenting.

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#15  Women's Group 4

Leader:  Angie Neisinger

Study:  "Present over Perfect" by Shauna Neiquest

Description:  Learning to leave behind busyness and frantic living and rediscover the person you were made to be.

Cost: $15

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#16  Ladies Fitness

NOTE:  Meeting SATURDAY Mornings 10-11am

Leader:  Ashley Gleitz

Study:  "Brave Enough" by Jordan Rubin 

Description:  Brave Enough, is for real women who feel trapped by worry, are exhausted, or afraid of taking the next step into their futures. This study teaches women what Jesus meant when He called us to have courage - and how to practice it in our everyday lives. Start living brave today and learn to live life fully and confidently, with your shoulders relaxed and free from the weight of responsibility and the burden of trying too hard.  Along with the study, Ashley will be leading a women's fitness routine.  You will have access to our on-site fitness center on Saturday mornings

Cost: $35

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring - Fitness Center Building

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#17  Men's Fitness

NOTE:  Meeting THURSDAY Nights 7-8pm

Leader:  Eric Hadrath

Study:  Devotional study and fitness

Description:  Getting fit and growing in your relationship with God.  Full access to the fitness center on Thursday nights and spending brief time doing a devotional study.

Cost: $35

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring - Fitness Center

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#18  Men's Group 1 - Growth

NOTE:  Meeting MONDAY NIGHTS at 7-8:15pm

Leader:  Josh Parks

Study:  "When Heaven Invades Earth" by Bill Johnson

Description:  It is truly possible for human people to walk in the divine, and Christ came to show us the way. It is by rediscovering our true identity in Him that we can begin to move into the promises of God regarding the miraculous. 

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#19  Men's Group 2 - Seizing God-sized Opportunities

Leader:  Jerry Muggli

Study:  "In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day" by Mark Batterson

Description:  You will look back longingly on risks not taken, opportunities not seized, and dreams not pursued. Stop running away from what scares you most and start chasing the God-ordained opportunities that cross your path. In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day is inspired by one of the most obscure yet courageous acts recorded in Scripture, a blessed and audacious act that left no regrets: “Benaiah chased a lion down into a pit. Then, despite the snow and slippery ground, he caught the lion and killed it” (2 Samuel 23:20-21). 

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#20  Bible Study of Isaiah

Leader:  Bob Halliday

Study:  TBA

Description:  TBA

Cost: none

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#21  Teaching on the Holy Spirit

Leader:  Pastor Denny Curran

Study:  "The Power of Life" by Jeff Leake

Description:   The baptism in the Holy Spirit is truly the gateway to living a supernatural life. Many people are curious and yet confused about the baptism in the Holy Spirit. understand who they are in Christ and who the Holy Spirit is within their lives.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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#22  Bible Study of Genesis

Leader:  Al Kerzman

Study:  10-week study of the Book of Genesis

Description:  In this class, we will do a complete study of the book of Genesis, as well as a extensive study of Genesis 1-3.

Cost: $10

Location:   River of Life Cold Spring

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