Gathering together is central to who we are and how we live missionally to get as many people as possible to hear, see and follow Jesus. Arcade Church believes that when people gather in life-giving communities that point to Christ, they grow in big ways -- both in their love for Jesus and for one another.
Our “gather” model is based on the early church community described in Acts 2, who continually studied the word of God; enjoyed life together; served others sacrificially; and devoted themselves to prayer. Acts 2:43 says that in these gatherings “awe came upon every soul” -- a growing wonder for the Lord.
Our hope is that Sacramento experiences this growing wonder for the Lord as more and more groups gather at Arcade Church. Whether you are meeting with others on campus or in neighborhoods throughout Sacramento, we want to help you find a group of people you enjoy spending time with, and that can walk alongside you. You’ll grow in your faith. Be encouraged by others. And build genuine, lasting friendships that will impact you and the community around you.
Where are you gathering? Arcade Church offers four different ways to gather in groups:
START YOUR GATHER GROUP
TEXT ARCADEHOST to 484848
Gather Groups are neighborhood-based groups of 3+ people that meet off-campus, in homes, coffeehouses and other locations of your choice. The goal with Gather Groups is that anyone, including you, can start one. Here is how to do it:
Sign up to host a group, get our easy to use resources.
Invite a few people you know, maybe some you don’t and invite them to gather.
Hold your first meeting
As a Gather Group host, you will receive resources from us weekly during the Groups season that includes Curriculum for our fall series and other great things to help you host your group well.
We provide resources for you to start anytime you want or you can join us during the fall, spring, and summer seasons.
BIBLE STUDIES & classes
What: Bible Studies are on campus gatherings. We offer men’s, women’s and mixed groups, covering a range of topics and Bible-based studies.
Classes start the week of September 1 unless otherwise stated.
Arcade Moms - Once a month (9/11, 10/9, 11/13)
9:30am - Arcade lobby l Sign Up
Colossians & Philippians - All Women l Leaders: Sally George &
Debbie Hardinger l 6:45pm - Fellowship Hall
The Nature of God - All Men l Leader: Wayne Breece
Begins September 11 l 6:45pm - Room 602
Financial Peace University (FPU) - All Adults l Leaders: Doug &
Libier Reynolds l 6:45pm - Room 601 l $100 l Sign Up
Biblical Counseling Class - All Adults l Leaders: Suzzanne Bonn &
Craig Hardinger l 6:30pm - Room 603
Sermon Series - All Women l Leader: Beth Whitney
6:45pm - Cry Room (Sanctuary)
Identity Theft: Reclaiming the Truth of Our Identity in Christ - Young Professional Women l Leader: Allie Northcutt l 7pm - Room 601
Praise & Worship - All Adults l 7pm - Fellowship Hall
Sermon Series - All Adults l Leader: Paul Sousa
9am - Room 601
Faith Builders - Sermon Series l Leaders: Bill & Lizette Simmons
10:45am - Room 601
Prayer Group - All Men l 6-7am - Conference Room
Contact Marion Imel at email@example.com to join.
The Quest by Beth Moore - All Women l Leader: Colette McMurry
Begins September 23 l 9:30am or 7pm - Room 602
Sign up at firstname.lastname@example.org
Grief Share - All Adults l 1pm or 7pm - Fellowship Hall
$15 covers materials
The Parables - Women 55+ l Leader: Joan Jordan
Begins September 10 l 10-11:30am - Fellowship Hall
ADULT BIBLE FELLOWSHIPS
What: Adult Bible Fellowships are age-specific classes held on Sunday mornings at 10:45am that provide an opportunity for a challenging study and practical application of God's Word. ABFs meet year-round and do not require sign-ups.
Women of the Word - All Women l Room 508 l Worshiping God with Our Lives
Masters - Age: 70+ l Room 504 l Psalms
Koinonia - Age: 50-70 l Room 506-507 l Genesis
Cornerstone - Age: 40+ l Room 602 l The Nature of God
Abundant Life - Age: 40+ l Room 603 l Attributes of God
F.O.C.A.S. - Age: 55+ l Room 509 l Basics of the Christian Life
Special Ministries - All Ages l Room 511
Contact Chris Coulter for information on joining this class at (916) 488-1528.