Small Groups

Our Small Groups are designed to be missional, transformational and relational. They change us, help us grow, and get us to go out and do good in the world.

In Matthew 18:20 Jesus says, For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.

Contact Baleta McKenzie (212) 686-2770 ext 219 if you are interested in an upcoming group.

Small Groups 2021

The Samurai’s Garden Online Book Study

Wednesdays, July 14, 21 and 28 from 6:15 to 7:15pm

Sister Carol Perry and Rev. Elise Brown explore the main characters and themes of one of Sister Carol’s favorite novels. Whether you have read the book or not, you are welcome to join them on Zoom.

Author Gail Tsukiyama wrote The Samurai’s Garden in 1994 and it remains one of her finest novels. The book tells the story of a young Chinese student from Hong Kong who is sent to his family’s beach home on the coast of Japan to recover from tuberculosis. At first reluctant to be “sent away,” this young man builds a whole new life and community with many surprising bonds forged in the midst of struggle. As the story unfolds, we encounter themes of what healing looks like and how inclusion/exclusion function in many societies and cultures.

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Small Groups typically consist of 8-12 people who commit to dig deeper into their faith and their faith journeys together as a group. How did you hear about these Small Groups? Please let us know! For more information or questions, email Baleta McKenzie.

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