Groups at FPC

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Our mission in providing groups is to make and mature followers of Jesus Christ through fellowship.


Children's Groups

First Kids 45

Sundays - Monthly
Third Sunday each month.

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Youth Lounge

Kids in grades 4 & 5 enjoy a time to fellowship, devotion, service project, & games.

First Kids Club

Wednesdays at 6:00 pm
Kids in grades K-5th enjoy a time of fellowship and learning.


Sundays 8 am - 12 pm
Nursery care is provided for infants - age 4.

Visit the Children's Ministry page for more information.

Special Needs Groups

Buddy Break

One Saturday a month, kids have fun while caregivers enjoy a morning of respite.

Mini Miracles

Kids participate in children's ministry with staff and volunteer support while parents attend worship.

Shine On

Join older teens and adults with different abilities to sing, pray, and study the Bible together.

Visit the Special Needs Ministry page for more information.

Youth Groups


Students from Lakeland High School who are housing-insecure receive relationship and resource support.

Surrender Wednesday Night Group

Wednesdays at 6 pm
Students in grades 6-12 join for weekly fellowship.

Visit the Surrender Student Life Ministry page for more information.

College & Young Adult Groups

Reignite Sunday Night Group

Sundays at 6:00 pm
Young adults 18-29 meet for fellowship and learning.

Reignite Young Adult Small Group

Selected Wednesdays at 5:30 pm
College and young adults fellowship and study the Bible.

Visit the College & Young Adult Ministry page for more information.

Older Adult Groups

OAM Game Day

Third Saturday every month
(Except December)
Older adults gather for fun and board games.

OAM Spirit of Service Group

Second Friday every month
October - May
This group enjoys fellowship, lunch, and guest speakers.

Visit the OAM page for even more activities.
Women's Group web photo

Women's Groups

Chicks & Chocolate

This group of ladies anonymously meets the needs of others.
Quarterly meetings.
Contact: Gwynn Butterfield

Mom Tribe

This is a fellowship and Bible study for mothers.
Thursdays at 9:15 am
Contact: Laura Rodriguez

Women's Groups/PW Circles

Women's groups provide opportunities for fellowship and study.

Mens Groups

Men's Groups

Men's Groups

Men's groups offer opportunities for fellowship and study.

Adult Handbells

Music Groups

Choir - Adult

Adults sing in the choir during worship.
Contact: Sam Carlton

Choir - Adult Handbell

Adults play handbells during worship.
Contact: Sam Carlton

Choir - Children's

Children participate in youth choir.
Contact: Sam Carlton

Choir - Children's Handbell

Children learn how to play handbells.
Contact: Sam Carlton

Worship Band

Musicians help lead modern worship.
Contact: Jennifer Voigt

Visit the Fine Arts Ministry page for more information.


Discipleship Groups

Parents Group

Wednesdays (Beginning October 18)
6 pm | Upstairs Room 204

Encouraging, supporting, praying together
Contact: Pastor Zac

Family Discipleship

Parents explore topics related to raising children.
Contact: Anna Butler

CBR - Community Bible Reading

Groups participate in daily Bible reading.

Discipleship Essentials Groups

Micro-groups focus on intentional discipleship building.


Meal Groups

Wednesday Night Dinner

5:00 pm | Library
$10 per person

All are welcome for dinner.
RSVP: Email Jackie at by 9:00 am on Monday and pay at door, or sign up and  pay online.

Dinner & Devotions

Monthly in private residences
This is a small life group for couples with young children.
Contact: Laura Rodriguez

Women's Breakfast

December 2, 2023
9:00 am
At the home of Gwynn Butterfield
1120 Candlewood Drive, Lakeland

All invited to kick off the Christmas season. Please bring a breakfast dish to share. RSVP by texting Gwynn at 863-529-6003.


Activity Groups

Bone Builders

Every Tuesday & Thursday
10-11 am
Loudon Hall | Free

This is a low impact chair exercise class for those 50 years and older.
Contact: Sandie


Third Tuesday of the month
10 am | Parlor

This is a monthly book discussion group.

Book List - October - December 2023


Healing & Care Groups

Celebrate Recovery


Dinner | 5:00 pm
followed by worship and small groups

Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain, or addiction of any kind.

Click for more information


Widow's Journey

Widows meet for encouragement and comfort.



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