small groups

Journey's Small Groups are designed to bring people closer to God and closer to one another as we “do life together.”

They last approximately thirteen weeks and meet at various times and places. We encourage everyone to be involved in one.  

  • hearing the voice of god

    Have you ever wondered how God speaks, or when, or to whom?  This group explores those questions.

    Time: 6:30pm, Tuesdays

    Where: Journey Church

    Leaders: Margie Meyer & Theresa Heng

  • Breakfast club

    Come and enjoy a time of fellowship and encouragement with Pastor Patty and others.

    Time: 7:30am, Wednesdays

    Where: McDonald's in Roscoe

    Leader: Pastor Patty Meyer

  • from dream to destiny

    A study by Robert Morris - Ten character building tests that propelled Joseph to his destiny.

    Time: 9:00am, Thursdays

    Where: Gulatto Home

    Leader: Karen Killam

  • The art of parenting

    Discover together how to integrate faith into everyday parenting moments and how to aim your child's heart toward God.  Curriculum by Family Life.

    Time: 6:30pm Wednesdays

    Where: Journey Church

    Leader: Bart & Erin Bentley

  • Connection group

    This is a basic Bible study for those how help with Journey Kids - but is open to others as well.  

    Time: 5:30pm Wednesdays

    Where: Journey Church

    Leader: Ray and Laura Avery

  • Intercessory prayer

    Praying for Journey Church, individual needs and the nation.

    Time: 12:15pm, Wednesdays

    Where: Nilles Home, Machesney Park

    Leader: Jim & Lea Nilles

  • Navigate

    Young adults from High school graduate to mid 20’s gather for relationship and spiritual growth.

    Time: 6:30pm, first and third Fridays

    Where:  Location varies.

    Dan and Theresa Heng

    Contact:  (815) 633-6143

  • Mens breakfast & bible study

    Men's Breakfast and Bible Study.  A Life Beyond Amazing is a study by Dr. David Jeremiah that focuses on the infilling and fruit of the Holy Spirit.

    Time: 8:00am, Saturdays.

    Leader: Ken Killam

  • Refuge Student sunday meeting

    This group is for students 7-12 grade.  It includes food, bible and discussion.  The topic is personal and group spiritual growth.  

    Time: 11:30am Sundays

    Where: Varies

    Leader: Pastor Trevor