Adult Small Groups

As human beings we were created for deeper community with others. God wants us to be encouraged in our walk with Jesus by walking it together.
Our greatest potential will only be found in the context of other people with whom we share life. Connecting with a group helps us grow closer to each other and Jesus.

Sunday School – Sundays at 9:15 AM

Young Adults/Couples
Leader: C J Burroughs
Location: Room 324
Description: Working age adults building community and disciples of Jesus. Each week we share with each other the ups and downs of our weeks and watch a video based curriculum on RightNow Media.

Leader: Evan Pitts
Location: Room 203
Description: Our class is a multi-generational class. We welcome all ages, single or married. We try to provide an environment which encourages spiritual discussions and sharing of life experiences. We want everyone to feel welcome because we love and care about each person in our class.

Gospel Project
Leader: Mike Sullivan
Location: Room 210
Description: The Gospel Project is a weekly Bible study that helps adults dive deep into the big story of the Bible—God’s plan to rescue His people through His Son, Jesus Christ.  Join us for interactive discussions as we journey through the Bible in this 3-year study.

Books of the Bible
Leader: Bobby Cato
Location: Room 202
Description: An in-depth study of the books of the Bible using Bible studies by K. Y. Davis.

Bible Studies for Life
Leader: Russ Cook
Location: Room 201
Description: Bible Studies for Life provides followers of Jesus with a pathway to walk on as they become more like Jesus and advance His kingdom.

Other Groups

Leader: Red McClellan
Time: 2nd Sunday each Month 5 – 7 PM October – April
Location: FBCA Family Life Center
Mission: Equipping men through worship, discipleship, and accountability to better serve and lead their family, their church, and their community.

The Bridge
Leaders: C J & Kerri Burroughs
Time: Fridays at 7PM
Location: The Burroughs
Description: College and Career ministry building community.

Mid-Week Small Group at the Chiarelli’s
Leaders: Elio & Christy Chiarelli
Contact: Elio Chiarelli (724) 344-1420 or
Christy Chiarelli (601) 466-7920
Time: Weekly on Tuesday at 6 PM
Location: The Chirarelli’s home 14707 NW 186 th Ave, Alachua, FL 32615
Description: Our small group meets on Tuesday evenings and starts at 6:00PM at our house.  Each week, it is a casual environment where we have dinner together, share what is happening in our lives, support one another, and complete a short lesson series chosen by the group. All are welcome.


Ladies Out to Lunch
Ladies of the church gather at a local restaurant for lunch and fellowship on the 1st Friday and 3rd Wednesday of each month.
1st Friday of the month
Coordinator: Bette Hewlette
Contact: 352-474-3494
3rd Wednesday of the month
Coordinator: Annie Lou Owens
Contact: 386-418-1264

Honor God. Support One Another. Reach the World.First Baptist Church of Alachua