Joining a weekly Small Group is a great way to experience regular fellowship, friendship and accountability with other believers. Consider joining a group here at First Baptist!

See classes and small groups below to find the perfect fit for what you're looking for.

For more information about Small Groups and classes for adults, contact Pastor Diane @

     9am Sunday      Small Groups

SUMMER 2017:

EXODUS: Learning to Trust God (Topics include: Facing the impossible, From Crisis to Triumph, Hearing God's Voice, God's Assurance).  

Led by Pastor Diane Lutz, Room 205.


JAMES: Guidelines for a Happy Christian Life (Topics include: From trouble to triumph, Understanding temptation, Taming the tongue, True wisdom).

Led by Chuck & Cindy Fuller, Room 204.


CLIMBERS CLASS (for developmentally challenged adults). Learn stories about Jesus and His teachings.

Led by Judy Wimpenny and Beth Wilson, Room 205.


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Wednesday Night Small Groups

Prayer Meeting

Learn more about prayer in this ongoing group.  Pray for our church ministries, for our members, family and friends.                              

Led by Pastor Joe Lutz on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in the Legacy Room (201/205).                

*Children's program & childcare available.



Starts July 5th and ends August 9th.  Learn from the disciples of Jesus about how to follow the Lord. 

Led by Pastor Diane on Wednesdays at 6:30pm - 8pm in Room 203 (Library).  

*Children's program & childcare available

10:45am Sunday Small Groups


Find out what the Bible says about Singleness: A Life Grounded in Love. 

Led by Barbara Chapman, Room 102.



Learn from the Book of Exodus together. 

Led by Pat Gopperton and Jim McClure and Paul Rout, Legacy Room.



Study the Book of Joshua together.

Led by Jim Breckenridge, Room 203. 

Other Weekday Small Groups

M.A.S.H. Groups: 


M.A.S.H. is currently on a break for the summer but will start back up in September!  You may still fill out the form on this page and join a group. We'll keep you informed!

We now have three different M.A.S.H. groups!  

These are small groups for the Baby Boomer generation (or there abouts) to help them get better connected with others and to grow deeper in their faith. All groups will be studying the Letters of John.  

You may choose from any of the following group locations:

Group 1  - Led by Brian & Chandra Concannon at their home. (Victoria Area) 

Group 2 - Led by Marian & Ryan Nakatani at the Walden home. (Spruce/Canyon Crest area)

Group 3 - Led by Karen & Dan Dutcher at their home. (Orangecrest area)

(*When you sign up, we will send you the address of the group you chose). 


Men's Small Group

1st & 3rd Mondays at 7:00pm. Join other men in this ongoing group to study the Bible and pray together.

Led by Marion Hammarlund, Room 203.


Women's Daytime Bible Study

Fridays at 1:15pm. Discover what God has to teach us through the Book of Genesis. 

Led by Pastor Karin Mazzeo in Room 204.

__________________________________________________________________GUMBO Homeless Ministry

Tuesdays at 6:00pm - Starts in the Fellowship Hall. Minister to Riverside's homeless community by cooking and delivering meals to them. You can sign up here on this page or just show up!