Jesus said, "A new command I give you: Love one another.     As I have loved you, so you must love one another."

John 13:34 NIV

Small Groups

We offer a number of small group opportunities for people. Some groups are ongoing groups that offer opportunities for friendship, spiritual growth and care. Others have start and finish dates, focusing on specific topics. The following are a few examples:


Home Groups:

Weekly meetings of small groups focused on friendship, spiritual growth, and care. See our church calendar for current existing groups and their meet times/space availability. Contact Pastor Karen for more information:


Open Hour Prayer:

Meeting every Tuesday morning from 11:00am-12:00pm at Maranatha Church. Contact Barry Hansen at for more information.


Young Adults (ages 18-24):

For more info on meetings times and an invitation to the Young Adults Facebook Group, please contact Pastor Karen,


Pure Desire:

We live in a culture in which there is much sexual and relational confusion and brokenness. In response to this condition, we offer help to those who are struggling. We have separate support groups for men and women. Additionally, we offer support to women who having experienced the pain of betrayal due to their spouses addictive behaviour. For more information please contact Jony Pearson at Our ministry is based upon the ministry model of Pure Desire. See for more information about the model.


In addition to the above, we offer a variety of other short-term and ongoing small group opportunities for men and women. Please check our church calendar for new groups or contact us if there is a particular interest or need you have.