study & INTEREST harvest groups
SMALL GROUPS FOR STUDY & INTEREST BASED
AT THE TABLE
Wednesday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Robert & Milagro Gessler. Strengthen yourself by nourishing your body and your spirit! We will have dinner at the table and openly chat about anything on our minds and then we will study a book in the Bible until we finish it! Chapter by Chapter. Everyone will participate. Time for prayer at the beginning and the end. Meeting in leader's North East Olathe home Wednesday nights. Contact leader for dates and times. For Adults 20+
BEYOND THE FOUR WALLS
2nd & 4th Tuesdays Evenings | 6:00 pm
Led by Lonnie Johnson. In this group, we will discuss the different types of evangelism such as missions, community outreach, charity, and prison ministry. We will discuss ways to share our faith, witness to others, and share our testimony. We will have opportunities to go out beyond the four walls of the church to observe and participate in evangelistic ministry. You do not need to be a minister or have experience in any of this. Just a desire to reach the lost.
Ages 16 - 99
Children under 16 are allowed if accompanied by a parent.
BFI - BUSINESS FELLOWSHIP INTERNATIONAL
Tuesday Mornings | 7:30 am
Led by Dan Meylan. This Harvest Group is for anyone working in the business world who wants to live their faith in their place of employment as well as connect with other like-minded men and women. We will be challenged to become agents of change in the business, work, and social environments in which we find ourselves immersed every day. Tuesday Mornings at 7:30 am. Meeting Online. Please contact the leader for details.
1st & 3rd Tuesday Mornings | 10:00 am
Led by Shawn Barber. In this Harvest Group, we will explore ways to be Color Brave. We will have conversations about race that can help us understand each other’s points of view and experiences so that we can make better decisions and choices for future generations. Meeting online via Zoom. Contact the leader for Zoom invite.
COME TO THE TABLE
1st Sunday of the Month | 6:00 pm
Led by Charles & Kathy Ford. We will be meeting to make a meal in the instant pot and then share the meal. The meal is fully provided, you do not need to bring anything but an appetite. There is a short study of God’s Word and fellowship. Meeting at Leaders' Olathe home. Contact leaders for details.
CULTIVATING IN CHRIST
Monday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Sharon Pacheco and Ashlyn Pacheco. This group is for anyone beginning their journey as a believer or maybe someone who has been a believer for a while but is still not quite sure what it looks like to be a child of God. Our goal is to grow and learn together and have some fun along the way. This group will meet on Monday nights at 7:00 pm at the leader's Olathe home.
DISCIPLESHIP FOR MINISTRY
Tuesday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Daniel & Julie Mukeku. We are all called to serve God in different capacities. We are the mouth, the hands, and the feet of Jesus in this world. If you desire to serve God, want to know your calling and grow in it, be filled by the Holy Spirit, receive the gifts of the Holy Spirit, know and desire the fivefold ministries, serve God in power and anointing, get an opportunity to serve and exercise your gifting, come and join us. As we fellowship, the Lord will stir us up and equip us for His service and to His glory. We are a family group and will include kids with their parents.
Meeting at the church for ages 12 and up.
DOERS OF THE WORD
Thursday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Chris & Jessica Davenport. With James 1:22 as our guide, this group will be focused on living out the practical gospel and combating complacency in our walks with Christ. People of all ages above 18, backgrounds and walks of life are welcome. We will meet at the Leaders' home in Olathe.
Thursday Evenings | 6:30 pm
Led by Mike & Vicki LePorte. This Harvest Group is focused on growing together through the study of God's word. We use various bible studies, video studies and books to bring us more understanding of God's word. Thursday Nights at 6:30 pm. Meeting at the leaders' Olathe home.
FIELDS OF DREAMS
Every Other Friday Evening | 6:30 pm
Led by Pete & Irene DeLeon. This group will focus on the desire to pray and study the Word of God, Believing and praying with others so that we can make a difference in our time. And the desire to make our belief in our Father real while sharing it with others. This group will begin on April 7th.
GOD'S OUTRAGEOUS CLAIMS
Tuesday Evenings | 6:30 pm
Led by Steve and Deb Haase. Discover how to grow in virtue, relate to others with authenticity, and make a difference in the midst of a culture that is unraveling at the seams. Each week we will have a meal together, watch a video and have discussion and prayer. We will meet on Tuesday evenings at 6:30. Contact leaders for location details. For adults 35+.
Monday Evenings | 5:00 pm
Led by Pastor Lester Estelle. This group will meet weekly for one hour in the Green Room at COTH and also online. We will learn elementary and basics of the guitar and bass guitar. You will be introduced to playing by ear, learning scales, notes, chords, and progressions. Students will learn how to grow and develop musically. Guest musicians will provide music therapy and other music tips.
Wednesday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Chris and Wendy Wright. Jesus taught us to pray "Your Kingdom come, Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven". We will explore together how to practically live a Kingdom-oriented life with the spiritual gifts God gives us to accomplish His purposes. We will examine the scriptures as well as practice using our gifts in a safe environment.
REL - PRONOUNCED "REAL"
Monday Evenings | 7:00 pm
Led by Andrea Bond. REL - pronounced "real", this group will focus on our RELationship with God, and how He wants to RELay His love to and through us. The foundation of our discussions is located in Romans 5. For anyone 18 and over.
Meeting Monday nights via Teams.
SALT & LIGHT
2nd & 4th Sunday Evenings | 6:00 pm
Led by Lucas and Rachel Cherry. The Salt & Light Harvest Group is geared towards those in their 20’s & 30’s who desire to develop authentic friendships while going deeper in their study of God’s word. We are passionate about Christ's call to be the salt of the earth & light of the world. Through scripture, sharing life, & praying for one another, we will spur one another on to live out the salt & light life in our homes, communities, and places of influence. Meeting in leaders' home. Childcare is provided at COTH. Please RSVP on app or website for childcare.
1st & 3rd Sunday Evenings | 6:00 pm on Zoom
Led by Tracy Allen. This group is for anyone who has a loved one incarcerated or anyone who is currently on probation or parole or connected with the criminal justice system. We will be discussing spiritual truths topics and also watch various small group Bible studies videos to help those in this group learn how to walk with God in their journey through life and through the criminal justice system.
Various Dates and Times
Led by Pastor Royce Walker. High School and Middle School students are invited to join the Wildfire. In this Harvest Group, we cover gaining biblical clarity and confidence, engaging in serving opportunities, and exploring subjects such as what it means to walk like Christ as a student empowered by the Holy Spirit. Contact Pastor Royce for Various Dates and Times