Life was made for sharing; everyone is valued and has a part to play. This is the heartbeat of church life.

Life Groups are a fresh expression for people to reconnect to share life together, bring their friends along and ultimately live like family.

Mondays

Please make sure you sign up for any groups by Sunday the 26th of September

  • Battle for the mind

    Host: David Raynor

    Venue: FLC

    Time: 11.00am – 12.30pm

    Cost: Free

    Dates: Monday Oct 11, 18, 25, Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 (weekly)

    Content:

    Bible Study: ‘Let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think’ Romans 12 v2 (NLT)

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  • Conversational spanish

    Host: Miriam Smith

    Venue: Gregg House, Southport

    Dates: Monday Oct 11, 25 and November 8 & 22 (alternating weeks)

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Experience: Some knowledge of Spanish

    Content:

    Whatever your level, this is an opportunity to practice your conversation in a safe place with no embarrassment. Hopefully we can all learn from one another!

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  • WORSHIP WORKSHOP

    Hosts: Dave Gregg and Ali Rothwell

    Venue: The Meeting Place

    Time: 7.30-9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Dates: Monday Oct 11, 25 Nov 8, 22 Dec 6 (alternating weeks)

    Content:

    If you have an instrument you can bring it along! Just have a desire to be a worshipper and want to grow in the gifts of the Spirit and press into the presence of God

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Tuesdays

  • CHILL & CHAT

    Hosts: Josh and Esther Clarke

    Venue: FLC

    Dates: Tuesday Oct 12, 26 Nov 9, 23 (alternating weeks)

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Content:

    A time for uplifting conversation and an opportunity to get used to being around people again! There will also be relaxing activities like mindful colouring and board games to help ease anxieties. The group will take place in the church building in a socially distanced environment, with refreshments provided.

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  • Football

    Host: Toby Essex

    Venue: Ormskirk High School, Wigan Road, Ormskirk

    Time: 7:00 – 9:00pm

    Date: Tuesday Oct 12, 19, 26 Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 (weekly)

    Equipment: Just trainers and sports gear

    Experience: None

    Cost: £12 for block of 4 evenings payable in advance – no refunds

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  • Social

    Host: Mike Rothwell

    Venue: Varies

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Dates: Tuesday Oct 19, Nov 2, 16, 30

    Cost: Depending on venue

    Content:

    Various activities e.g. bowling, pool and darts, pub and pint, Chinese buffet

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  • Alpha

    Host: Sue Oliver and Dave Gregg

    Venue: FLC

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Dates: Tuesday Oct 12, 19, 26 Nov 2, 9, 16, 23 , 30 (weekly)

    Content:

    The inspiring Alpha course is one of the best ways to explore the foundations of the Christian faith whether you are a seeker or young Christian

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Wednesday

  • Gardening Guru

    Host: Andy Gibbs

    Venue: The Bowden Lodge Greenhouse, Albert Road Southport

    Dates: Wednesday Nov 3, 10, 17, 24 (weekly)

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Cost: £20 for 4 sessions (there may be some additional costs for extra bulbs/pots)

    Experience: None required

    Equipment: none required

    Content:

    Tap into Andy Gibbs expertise in cutting, planting sowing and cultivating plants and have a blooming great time together

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  • Home Group

    Host: Miriam Smith

    Venue: Smith House, Ormskirk

    Time: 10.30am -12.00pm

    Host: Geoff and Pam Grice

    Venue: FLC

    Time: 7.30 – 9.00pm

    Dates: Wednesday Oct 13, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24 Dec 1 (weekly)

    Content: An opportunity to share life, word and pray together

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  • Art for All

    Hosts: Deb Nolan & Suzanna Gregg

    Venue: FLC

    Time: 7.30 – 9:30pm

    Dates: Wednesday Oct 13, 27 Nov 10, 24 (alternating weeks)

    Cost: £15 for 4 sessions

    Experience: None required

    Equipment: All provided within cost

    Content:

    If you have always wanted to try your hand at art, but think you don’t have the ability, this group is for you. Over 4 weeks we will work in various mediums to enable you to explore your creativity and develop your ability in art. Each week we will experiment with a different medium, and then create a work of art to take home!

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  • BLUEPRINTS Students

    Host: Harry and Bonnie Pickett

    Venue: Edge Hill & Ormskirk venues

    Time: 7.00 – 9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Dates: Wednesday Oct 13, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 17, 24 Dec 1 (weekly)

    Content:

    Calling all students! This is where we invest in one another in our walk with Jesus. Expect to learn more about Him and others as we spend time together.

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Thursday

  • Drama Workshop

    Hosts: Sue Oliver and Mike Rothwell

    Venue: Meeting Place

    Time: 7.00-8.00pm

    Dates: Thursday Oct 14, 21, 28 Nov 4 (weekly)

    Cost: Free

    Experience: None required and suitable for all ages

    Equipment: None needed

    Content:

    Warm up, drama games, corporate and small group drama. Great fun where you will grow in confidence and creativity and develop teamwork skills too!

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  • Craft Group

    Hosts: Lyn Rose & Maggie Sangster

    Venue: FLC

    Time: 11.00 – 12.30pm or 7.30 – 9:00pm

    Dates: Thursday Oct 14, 28 Nov 11 & 25 (alternating weeks)

    Cost: £12 for 4 sessions

    Experience: None required

    Equipment: All crafting materials provided within cost but please bring a pair of scissors, a ruler and a pencil

    Content:

    The sessions will involve making cards and decorated gift boxes.

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  • Let's Bake

    Host: Ali Rothwell

    Venue: Rothwell House, Ainsdale

    Time: 10.00am-12.00pm or 7.00 – 9.00pm

    Dates: Thursday Oct 14, 21, 28 Nov 4 (weekly)

    Cost: £8 for 4 sessions

    Experience: None required

    Equipment: All provided within cost

    Content:

    4 weeks learning 4 basic techniques: creating a Victoria sandwich, Fruit cake, Bakewell tart and Ginger biscuits along the way

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  • Let's bake: Festive Flavours

    Host: Ali Rothwell

    Venue: Rothwell House, Ainsdale

    Time: 10.00am-12.00pm or 7.00 – 9.00pm

    Dates: Thursday Nov 11, 18, 25 and Dec 2nd (weekly)

    Cost: £8 for 4 sessions

    Experience: None required

    Equipment: All provided within cost except for cake and decoration in week 4

    Content:

    4 weeks creating festive treats with a twist! Bakewell spiced mince tarts, German Christmas biscuits, choc’n’nut Biscotti…and learn how to decorate your Christmas cake too!

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  • The Book of Ephesians

    Host: Malcolm Bisset

    Venue: Bisset House, Southport

    Time: 7.30-9.00pm

    Cost: Free

    Dates: Thursday Oct 14, 21, 28 Nov 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec 2 (weekly)

    Content:

    Delve into the life changing book of Ephesians

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saturday

  • Breakfast club

    Host: Mike Rothwell

    Venue: Varies

    Time: 9.00 – 10.30am

    Cost: Depending on venue

    Date: Saturday Oct 23, Nov 6, 20 Dec 4

    Content:

    A time to catch up and share life … whilst munching breakfast!

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