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Brockport

Leaders: Tim Trostle

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 3939 Sweden Walker Rd, Brockport 14420

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions".
  • Description: Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
    2. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Each family will bring a snack each week to share after the discussion
  • Kids: We can handle 20 kids; We will have sitters available to watch the kids. We collect an offering for the sitters each week to be a blessing to them. Depending on the ages of the children, we may have a short lesson for the kids

Church

Leaders: Men's Sat Morning Prayer

Meets: Sat 7:00 am

Location: FBBC Cafe

  • Theme: Men's LG: "Discussion, Prayer & Fellowship with other men".
  • Description: Fellowship doughnuts, coffee, prayer.
  • Duration: Come whenever you can
  • Goals:
    1. To have Biblical fellowship
    2. Pray for our church, our Pastor, Missions, Ministries, one another
  • Food: Donuts & Coffee
  • Kids: No

Church

Leaders: Men's Tue Night Prayer: Rick Grape

Meets: Tue 9:00 pm

Location: FBBC Wedge Room

  • Theme: Men's LG: IRON sharpining IRON
  • Description: We have a Charge, Prayer then Food & Fellowship with other men. We believe that the strength of any local church is the men being rooted and ground in God's word and prayer. This isn't taking away from the importance of the woman's role in the church, simply that we as men are CALLED to step it up. This is a time of us men coming to gether to be strengthened in the Lord.
  • Duration: Come whenever you can
  • Goals:
    1. Get challenged as men in our walk with the Lord from a charge from the Bible
    2. Pray for our church, our Pastor, Missions, Ministries, one another
    3. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Snacks
  • Kids: No

Church

Leaders: Beth Giordano, Kate Philips, Amanda Graunke

Meets: 6:30 to 8:45 pm Tuesday Nights, beginning October 22 for 12 weeks

Location: FBBC Wedge Room

  • Theme: Ladies Rise Above: Utilizes biblical truths and personal assessmRise Above Lifes Discouragement Spiritually, Emotionally, & Physically! www.RiseAbove.infoent tools in a large group setting in order to encourage and empower women & teens to Rise Above lifes discouragements and disappointments.
  • Description: Rising Above Spiritual Discouragement: Spiritual discouragement often comes because of the conflict that exists between what we have been taught about Gods loving, trustworthy nature and what we feel about Him when lifes painful experiences cause us to question His existence and personal care. Rising Above Emotional Discouragement: In order to overcome emotional discouragement, we must make sure our 7 inner core needs are being filled in God honoring ways instead of self-pleasing or self-centered ways. We must also learn to assess our own individual Mindsets, or the patterns of thought, that we have developed as a result of our experiences. Our mindsets are the filters that we see life through which have the potential to become very helpful or quite harmful! Rising Above Physical Discouragement: Physical discouragement often comes when we do not properly care for our bodies in the way that God intended. We will discuss a variety of topics such as; food and behavior, blood sugar levels, food intolerance, dehydration, sleep deprivation, the effects of serotonin & beta endorphins, toxins, and more.
  • Duration: Beginning October 22 for 12 weeks
  • Goals:
    1. For you to gain a personal knowledge of God that penetrates your heart and mind so deeply that your relationships become a picture of true charity! 2. To begin caring for your brain & body with new purpose! You have been bought with a price and you are now the temple of the Holy Spirit. This should be your new focus and reason for change! 3. To offer encouragement and to be encouraged by other woman also seeking more hope, joy, and peace in their lives
  • Food: Coffee & tea
  • Kids: No

Church

Leaders: Joe Vitelli, Frank Vicaretti, Matt Lanzoni

Meets: Mon 6:30 pm

Location: FBBC Wedge Room

  • Theme: Men on the Frontline LG: Cost is $75 total paid upfront. This fee covers only the cost of the Course materials.
  • Description: Men on the Frontline is a scripture based program that helps men develop a closer and more intimate relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Beginning on September 11th and Continuing for 29 weeks
  • Goals: To achieve this closer and more intimate relationship we as men must break through barriers of; trust issues, shame, guilt, anger, bitterness, loss, rejection, destructive patterns, etc. This can only be done through Gods truths and the Holy Spirits leading delivering.
  • Food: Water & food is optional
  • Kids: No

Churchville

Leaders: Russ Morturano

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 271 Dewey Street Churchville, NY 14428

  • Theme: Discuss Sun Message & Prayer
  • Description: We will be: - Discussing Pastor Kevin's Sun morning message - Praying for each other, needs and our church - Having great biblical food and fellowship after
  • Duration: Semester: September - December
  • Goals:
    1. Discuss Pastor Kevin's Sun morning message
    2. Pray for each other, needs and our church
    3. Have great biblical food and fellowship after
  • Food: Snacks
  • Kids: No

Greece

Leaders: Couples Marriage: Pastor Mike

Meets: Monthly - 3rd Sun 6-8 pm

Location: FBBC Cove

  • Theme: Help couples truly walk in the Spirit so we won't fulfill the lusts of the flesh in our marriage relationships.
  • Description: We meet together for fellowship, a message, then break into small groups for a discussion.
  • Duration: 3rd Sunday of each month
  • Goals:
  • Food: We supply coffee and water, we will all take turns bringing a snack.
  • Kids: Yes, but only if you note it when registering; We each kick in a few dollars to be a blessing to them

Greece

Leaders: Don Curran

Meets: Mon 7:00 pm

Location: 97 Olivia Dr. Greece 14626

  • Theme: Topical LG: Dig deeper into Pastor's message, discuss and apply it to our lives, and grow together as the Body of Christ.
  • Description: We will review and discuss the Sunday lessons together through a facilitated discussion. We will enjoy biblical fellowship together as we get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Apply Sunday message to our personal walk.
    2. Get to know others better by enjoying truebBiblical Fellowship.
    3. Pray for and with one another.
  • Food: Coffee and refreshments with dessert and/or snack.
  • Kids: Contact leaders.

Greece

Leaders: Jerry Gaudieri & Mike Buscaglia

Meets: Mon 7:00 pm

Location: 127 Woodstone Ln, Greece 14626

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions". Older Adult (40+)
  • Description: Start with fellowship and coffee at 6:30 pm then at 7:00 worship, then Bible study and LG after, then prayer until about 8:30 then more fellowship following.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Learn Scripture
    2. Learn LG material
    3. Fellowship and prayer
  • Food: Snacks brought by everyone, I supply coffee and drinks, all snacks not finished must be taken home.
  • Kids: None

Greece

Leaders: Alicia Mendola and Stephanie Fordham

Meets: Wed. 9:15 - 11:30am, Sept 25 - Nov 6

Location: 182 Ida Red Lane 14626

  • Theme: Gideon: Study by Priscilla Shirer, Cost - $15
  • Description: From a state of fear, weakness, and insecurity, Gideon emerged as Israels hero, filled with Gods presence and His passion for deliverance. This study will encourage you to recognize your weakness as the key that the Lord gives you to unlock the full experience of His strength in your life. In what ways do you feel insufficient? Those places create the greatest opportunity to experience the sufficiency of God. Instead of ignoring, neglecting, or trying to escape your weaknesses, see them as the gifts that they are, given specifically and strategically by God to unlock the door of Gods strength.
  • Duration: 7 weeks
  • Goals:
    1. The goal of this study is to encouragewomen to dig deeper into the Word
  • Food: Light refreshments
  • Kids: $5 per child per week. Contact Alicia at (585)414-3540 to reserve.

Greece

Leaders: Gail Cresswell & Jennifer Capria

Meets: Thurs. Oct. 17 9:30 am

Location: 217 Willnick Circle Rochester NY 14626

  • Theme: God is Able : Book study by Priscila Shirer, Cost $10
  • Description: Nothing is impossible with God. Nothing. Not even that thing. This is not a denial of lifes adversities and troubles, but a biblical reminder that God is always up to great things, even when His great things are greater then instant remedies and visible change. He is a God who cares . . . and a God who CAN. Believe it. Experience it.God Is Able.This is NOT a DVD. This will be a book study/review. The book is 157 pages long and an easy read. Participants need to come prepared each week for review and discussion of the current chapter.
  • Duration: 5 weeks
  • Goals:
    1. The goal of this study is to encouragewomen to dig deeper into the Word
    2. To provide fellowship and edification.
  • Food: Light refreshments
  • Kids: no

Greece

Leaders: Rick Grape, Fred Sanchez, Steve Thompson

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 125 Kuhn Rd Roch 14612

  • Theme: Topical LG for Mixed Age: "Discover Gods Word by reading and discussing together".
  • Description: As we read through the Bible together through the #word365 project, we will study and encourage each other progressively through the Old and New Testaments. Every book is part of an overall message of grace for the Christian. Through this Life Group, no matter where you are in your walk, you will have an even clearer view of Gods power, forgiveness, and how it applies to our lives.
  • Duration: Semester: September - December
  • Goals:
    1. Help each other to Love God through Biblical accountability in daily personal time in His Word (Psa 119:47)
    2. Help each other to Love People because of the time we spend together around His Word (Mat 22:39)
    3. Help each other to Serve Others resulting from love generated from His Word (Gal 5:13)
    4. Help each other to Tell Everyone as our love compels us to be obedient and share His Word (Acts 22:15)
  • Food: We supply coffee and soda and as a group and rotate in bringing in a dessert or light snack.
  • Kids: We can handle 8 Kids; we have a sitter

Greece

Leaders: Winston Guy, Frank Vicaretti, Steve Sturm

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 430 Creighton Lane, Greece 14612

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Books of the Bible starting with Romans".
  • Description: We will read, teach and discuss various books of the Bible (starting with Romans) together as we get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Apply books of the Bible to our personal walk
    2. Get to know others better by enjoying true Biblical Fellowship
    3. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: We supply coffee and soda while each of us take turns bring a snack to pass and have fellowship after the meeting
  • Kids: No child care available. Will accept 6 children age 10 and up who do not require supervision

Greece

Leaders: Harry King, Dan Weaver, Brendon Malone

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 46 Emjay Lane, Rochester, New York 14612

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions".
  • Description: Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
    2. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Take turns bringing snacks & desserts
  • Kids: We have sitters; we can handle 30 Kids

Greece

Leaders: Terese Main & Rebecca Sadwick

Meets: Mon. 1pm-3pm

Location: 268 Ida Red Lane 14626

  • Theme: Seamless: DVD - Biblical Literacy, Cost $14
  • Description: The Bible was written by 40-authors over 1,600 years. Its most remarkable in how the same themes are woven throughout. This study will help you connect the dots, from Genesis to Revelation, making the Word of God come alive as a guiding force in your life.
  • Duration: 8-weeks 9/16-11/18 (No class 10/14 or 11/11)
  • Goals:
    1. The goal of this study is to encouragewomen to dig deeper into the Word
    2. To provide fellowship and edification.
  • Food: Light refreshments
  • Kids: Infants only, no sitter provided

Greece

Leaders: Julie Tsoukalas & Jolie Huntington

Meets: Mon. 7pm Sept. 16- Nov. 11

Location: 2008 Latta Rd. (RAM office)

  • Theme: Shalom: Finding Grace in the Struggle by Julie Tsoukalas, Cost - $10
  • Description: We often have things in our past, within our current situation, in ourselves, and with others that steal our peace and joy. Learn how the God who is our peace can give you peace in every area and situation of your life- even when things dont change.
  • Duration: 8 weeks (no class 10/7)
  • Goals:
    1. To learn how to cling to Christ when were struggling to make sense of our lives, so we recognize His hand and presence every moment. 2. The goal of this study is to encouragewomen to dig deeper into the Word
    3. To provide sisterly fellowship and edification.
  • Food: Light refreshments
  • Kids: No

Hilton

Leaders: Tim Furness, Adam Nichols, Bob Kaiser

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 1095 Hamlin-Parma TL Road, Hilton 14468

  • Theme: Topical (Lesson based)
  • Description: Life Groups are a unique way for First Bible members to grow closer to God and one another in ways simply not possible in a corporate worship setting like Sunday morning service. In this group, we encourage each member to join us in committing to read through the Bible over the course of a year and discussing and discovering Biblical principles. Everyone is welcome. Come check our group out, and be ready to laugh, pray, fellowship, and eat, whether you're just checking out Christianity or have have been attending First Bible for decades. Your best friends are already there - even those you haven't met yet.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals: 1. Each Life Group member to read through the BIble in one year and discuss with one another 2. Provide each other with support, friendship and fun 3. Become closer to God through the season than ever before, regardless of your starting point 4. Pray for one another 5. Serve and support one another through our personal trials and triumphs in life.
  • Food: Rotating responsibility to bring snacks for the group (should be about one time per semester)
  • Kids: No

Hilton

Leaders: Peter Sherer

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 348 Widgedon Landing, Hilton 14468

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions". Older Adults (40+)
  • Description: * Welcome, review of previous Sunday sermon with discussion of key points (usually 15 - 20 min)
    * Reading and discussion of chapter reading from OT book that group will be studying together ( 60 - 75 min)
    * Prayer, men and women separate for this (15 - 20 min)
    * Fellowship (30 min)
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Review, explain and clarify sermon message and referenced Bible verses. Apply Sunday message to our personal walk
    2. Get to know others better by enjoying true Biblical Fellowship. Strive to reinforce the message through genuine discussion about relevant personal experiences.
    3. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Everyone willing brings a small snack to share each week
  • Kids: Not sure

Hilton

Leaders: Daytime: Mike Ireland

Meets: Tue 1:00 pm

Location: 22 Stothard Dr., Hilton 14468

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions".
  • Description: We will review and discuss the Sunday Lessons together through a facilitated discussion. We will enjoy Biblical fellowship together as we get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Apply Sunday message to our personal walk
    2. Get to know others better by enjoying true Biblical Fellowship
    3. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Food & refreshments to pass
  • Kids: No

Irondequoit

Leaders: Mike Ireland, Kevin Summerlin, Mateo Vazquez

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 177 St. Joseph Street Rochester, 14617

  • Theme: Topical LG for Mixed Age: "Discover Gods Word by reading and discussing together".
  • Description: As we read through the Bible together through the #word365 project, we will study and encourage each other progressively through the Old and New Testaments. Every book is part of an overall message of grace for the Christian. Through this Life Group, no matter where you are in your walk, you will have an even clearer view of Gods power, forgiveness, and how it applies to our lives.
  • Duration: Semester: September - December
  • Goals:
    1. Help each other to Love God through Biblical accountability in daily personal time in His Word (Psa 119:47)
    2. Help each other to Love People because of the time we spend together around His Word (Mat 22:39)
    3. Help each other to Serve Others resulting from love generated from His Word (Gal 5:13)
    4. Help each other to Tell Everyone as our love compels us to be obedient and share His Word (Acts 22:15)
  • Food: We supply coffee and soda and as a group and rotate in bringing in a dessert or light snack.
  • Kids: We can handle 8 Kids; we have a sitter

Henrietta

this group is currently full

Leaders: Eric Bellinger, Ryan Palma

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 82 Kinglet Dr, West Henrietta, NY 14586

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions".
  • Description: Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
    2. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Host and leader will provide snacks and a dessert for the first two weeks. Then a sign-up sheet will be available for others to bring snacks or desserts. Host will provide drinks each week (coffee and water).
  • Kids: We have room for 10 kids

Spencerport

this group is currently full

Leaders: Robert Oakden

Meets: Fri 7:00 pm

Location: 31 Hiawatha Tr. Spencerport, NY 14559

  • Theme: Topical LG: "Various Bible topic lessons/discussions".
  • Description: Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Duration: Session (6-8 weeks)
  • Goals:
    1. Our LG will provide a topical study of scripture and practical application for Christian living while offering accountability, encouragement and biblical fellowship to get to know each other and help one another to grow closer to our Lord Jesus Christ.
    2. Pray for and with one another
  • Food: Take turns bringing snacks & desserts
  • Kids: We have sitters; we can handle 20 Kids