CONNECT Groups  

Beecher Road Connect Group

Leaders: Mark and Patty Werner, 614-580-1669 & 614-580-2468

Location: 6548 Beecher Rd., Granville

Day/Time: 2nd & 4th Sundays, 6-8 PM, starts 9/13

Childcare: Yes (cost shared among participants)

Topic: Bible-based discussion, fellowship, and prayer

Beechwood Trails Connect Group

Leaders: Tim and Linda Barrett, 740-975-1698 & 740-975-6108

Location: Vineyard Christian Church

Day/Time: 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 7-9 PM, starts 9/3

Childcare: Not available

Topic: Living with expectant hope during perilous times

Gale Road Connect Group

Leaders: Kevin and Kay Thress, 614-519-0927 & 614-578-8488

Location: Vineyard Christian Church

Day/Time: 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 7 PM, starts 9/17

Childcare: Call for information

Topic: Discussion will be based on the book "Be Thou Prepared" by Carl Gallups that deals with both spiritual and practical readiness for facing difficult times. 

Cost: Participants encouraged to directly order the above book from

Sunday Night Virtual Connect Group

Leaders: Andrew and Jennifer Lange, 614-668-4196 & 614-906-9083

Location: Virtual, contact Andrew for details on accessing group meetings

Day/Time: 1st & 3rd Sundays, 6-8 PM, starts 9/6

Childcare: N/A

Topic: Bible-based discussions

Zeller's Acres Connect Group

Leaders: Rob Sexton and Brian Burd, 614-531-4426 & 614-561-8367

Hosts: Vinnie and Tanya Moore, 614-316-1056 & 614-316-1046

Location: 136 Duncan Drive, Pataskala

Day/Time: 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 7-9 PM, starts 9/10

Childcare: Available

Topic: Bible-based discussion, fellowship, and prayer


Ladies Class

Leader: Melissa Suver, 614-519-4338

Location: Vineyard Christian Church auditorium

Day/Time: 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 7 PM, September 24th through November 12th. 

Childcare: Yes

Topic: Women of the Word: How to Study the Bible with Both Our Hearts and Our Minds by Jen Wilkin.  Offering a clear and concise plan to help women go deeper in their study of Scripture, this class will equip ladies to engage God's Word in a way that trains their mind and transforms their heart. 

Embrace Grace Class

Leaders: Mary Dow and Elizabeth Friend, 614-226-0864 & 614-288-1598

Location: Heartbeats  336 E. Main St. Newark

Day/Time: Mondays 5:30-7:30 PM, September 14th through November 30th

This class is for single, young pregnant women who find themselves in an unexpected pregnancy. 

Embrace Grace provides emotional, practical, and spiritual support to single, pregnant women. It empowers the church to be a safe and nonjudgmental place for these young women.