Below is a list of the current Growth Groups we offer.

The Book of Acts – Jesus Unlimited

Make plans to join this growth group named “Jesus Unlimited!”  This group will be following the early church through the book of Acts as we discover the amazing acts of the Holy Spirit working through passionate people!

Leaders: Richard and Ambreen Sheikh
Who: Adults
Where: We rotate amongh the group members’ homes
Category: Bible study/fellowship/discipleship
When: First three Thursdays of each month
Childcare: no
Curriculum: The book of Acts written by Luke
Contact: Ambreen Sheik at


Foundations of the Faith
If you have an interest in learning what Christianity is all about and why we serve the triune God, make plans to join this Foundations of the Faith group for discipleship and to understand why there is victory in Jesus!

Leaders: Jim and Marla Sink
Who: Adults
Where: Jim and Marla Sink’s home (Northwest Raleigh)
Category: Bible study/fellowship/discipleship
When: 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month
Childcare: N
Curriculum: The Bible


Luke 10 School of Evangelism
The “Luke 10 School of Evangelism” growth group will focus on becoming an effective disciple of Jesus. This group will learn and practice how to effectively share the gospel, heal the sick and baptize with the Holy Spirit. Some of these experiences will lead to periodic testimonies on Sunday morning to encourage the church body.

Leaders: Mike & Lorie Shaffer
Who: Open to all ages
Where: Mike & Lorie Shaffer’s home in North Raleigh (every other week) and Local ministry opportunities (every other week)
Category: Evangelism/Discipleship Outreach
When: Saturday mornings 9-11 AM (sometimes Saturday afternoons)
Childcare: N
Curriculum: The Bible and a video series


Praying God’s Prayer
This group consists of prayer intercessors who will build and equip as they train to become an efficient, effective and vibrant part of NewPath’s prayer ministry. This small group is required to be a part of the Sunday Service altar team.

Leaders: Debbie Moss
Who: Adults
Where: Debbie Moss’ home in North Raleigh
Category: Prayer
When: Wednesday nights from 7-9 PM
Childcare: No
Curriculum: N/A
Contact: Debbie Moss at


Faith and Fellowship
This group is a combination of married and single adults that meet every Saturday night at various restaurants. Over dinner, members share what the Lord is doing in their lives and encourage one another. After dinner, members engage in various activities agree to by the group.

Leaders: Anne Rogus and Nora Bordt
Who: Adults
Where: Various restaurants
Category: Faith and Fellowship
When: Saturday evenings
Childcare: No
Curriculum: Various
Contact: Anne (919.210.6785) or Nora (919-624-3491)


Praying in the “Courts of Heaven”
The scriptures tell us that God is not just a heavenly Father but a righteous judge. This group will meet to study how to effectively pray appealing to our loving heavenly Father who also serves as our personal advocate and righteous judge.

Leaders: Amy Fariss, Lydia Rijos and Melody Jones
Who: Adults
Where: Melody Jones home (Northwest Raleigh)
Category: Discipleship/Faith
When: Monday evenings at 7 PM
Childcare: No
Curriculum: Operating in the Courts of Heaven by Robert Henderson
Contact: Amy Fariss –


The Lunch Bunch
This group is comprised of adults 60+ and is designed specifically for our Joyful (Just older youth) members. We meet each month for lunch to fellowship, have fun, glorify God and strengthen relationships.

Leaders: Maynard and Barbara Beck
Who: Adults 60+ (JOY – just older youth!)
Where: Various lunch spots across the Triangle
Category: Fellowship
When: Monthly (days vary)
Childcare: No
Curriculum: N/A
Contact: Maynard Beck


The Bible Book Club
This is a church-wide group open to the community. It meets on the last Wednesday of each month to enjoy a lovely meal and to discuss a book of the Bible with various facilitators.

Leaders: Richard and Ambreen Sheikh
Who: Open to all ages
Where: Despina’s Café, 8369 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh NC 27613
Category: Bible Study/Fellowship/Faith
When: Last Wednesday of each month, 6:30 PM
Childcare: N
Curriculum: Varies monthly, check website for details