Mill City Connection Groups
Neighborhood groups meet every second Sunday for lunch after the 11am worship service (start time is approximately 12:30pm) around the Twin Cities. So save the dates and find a group near you here!
Discipleship Small Groups
Discipleship small groups center around intentional community, Bible study and prayer. They launch every Fall and Spring for 6-8 months- Sign up here!
Launch Missional Community (2x a month on Thursday evenings) – Led by Launch Core Team (Contact: Cody Meschke)
Launch is made up of people in their 20s and 30s. The group gathers in homes to enjoy a meal together and engage in discipleship together in smaller groups. Launch has a strong focus on building more personal and intimate relationships by going deeper in faith with each other.
Men’s Group (2x a month on Wednesday evenings) – Led By Tim Herzog and Brian Austin
Men’s Group centers around learning about each other and about Jehovah. This group supports each other during the week and build friendships. This is open to men regardless of the fellowship they belong to but initiated by Mill City men.
Rooted – (2x a month on Wednesdays from 6-8pm) – Led by Ben Konold and Nick Lowery
Rooted is focused on deepening relationships and faith through gatherings centered on a shared meal, worship, prayer, and reflection. This group is open to all ages and seeks to build intentionality as we pursue the heart of God together.
Connection groups provide opportunities for social connection around common interests.
Let us know here if you would like to get connected to a group below.
Climbing Meet-ups (2nd Wednesday evenings of each month) – Led by Cody Meschke
This group meets once a month to go climbing together at various locations including Vertical Endeavors Minneapolis. The climbing group is open to all – anyone interested in trying out climbing as well as climbing enthusiasts.
Crafternoons (4th Saturday of the month, 9am – 3pm, beginning February 25th) – Led by Leah Danielson
Welcome crocheters, knitters, scrapbookers, cross stitchers, painters, quilters, jewelry makers, and creatives of all kinds! This group is an open space to set aside time to get your crafting done and be creative while getting to know your community. Coloring books, markers, and colored pencils will be provided for all who want to join.
Hiking/Camping Group (4th Saturday mornings of each month) – Led by Cody Meschke and Andrew Rundell
The Hiking/Camping group meets once a month at locations in the greater Twin Cities area to hike together. The group also organizes occasional camping trips.
Kayak/Canoe/SUP Crew (occasionally meets during the summer months) – Led by Heidi Stromberg
This group plans several meetups throughout the summer around locations with boat rentals. Spontaneous meetups are also organized through the group’s Facebook page. These meetups are open to kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddle boards.
MCC Book Club (3rd Monday every other month 7-8pm) – Led by Suzanne Dahl, Mary Westerberg, and Joyce DeHaan
Book club meets every other month starting in September 2023. Books (fiction and non-fiction) are selected by a group vote in July for total of 6 books each year. Discussion moderators are group members.
Mom Meet Ups (quarterly) – Led by Mandy Eilers
The purpose of this group is to foster community between moms. The group organizes quarterly meetups and has an active Facebook group to stay connected. During warmer months, the group meets at a playground after the Sunday worship services.
Movie Watchers – (2x a month on Thursdays from 9-10pm) – Led by JD O’Brien and John Dunne
The Movie Watchers group meets twice a month over Zoom to discuss a movie including its themes, connections to culture, as well as asking the question: what is the gospel of the movie? The group watches movies of all types, from classics to current Oscar nominees.
Stuff Men Should Talk About (3rd Sunday of each month from 7-9pm) – Led by JD O’Brien
The men’s group meets once a month to build community as well as discuss various topics important for men to engage deeply with as part of spiritual and relational formation.
Volleyball Meet-ups (weekly on Sunday nights at 6:30pm) – Led by Owen Boldt
This group meets every Sunday night at the 13th and Madison Mill City location. This group is open to anyone who enjoys friendly competition and building community through volleyball.
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