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

Leader: C J Burroughs
Location: Gym
Description: Each week we spend time growing deeper in our friendships while encouraging each other to be stronger parents and spouses.

Ladies Bible Study
Leader: Teresa Kelly
Location: Room 203
Description: Join the ladies of FBCA as we study God’s word together.
Women of the Old Testament – beginning 01/29/2023 for 12 weeks
They were ordinary people. Most would not make headlines in any other history book but God’s. Yet the women of the Old Testament made critical choices that led to extraordinary outcomes. Through faith and strong character, they rescued their families, led people out of bondage, gave birth to kings and even saved a nation.

Leader: Ron Hewlette
Location: Room 210
Description: The book of Romans is considered by many to be one of the most important books ever written on the Christian faith. Writing to Christians, the apostle Paul defines the gospel, explores its depths, and discusses its significance and implications for the Christian life.

Join pastor J.D. Greear in this eleven-session series where he walks, chapter by chapter, through the first half of Paul’s letter to the church in Rome. Discover the timeless relevance of the book of Romans and encounter the power of its gospel.

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

Bible Studies for Life – How to discern the Voice of God
Leader: Russ Cook
Location: Room 201
Description: Beginning 01/22/2023 for six weeks – Have you ever wondered if it was really God speaking to you? Learn more about the Voice of God in these lessons. 

Other Groups

The Bridge
Leaders: C J & Kerri Burroughs
Time: Mondays at 6:30PM
Location: The Burroughs
Description: Meeting for young adults. We share a meal and study God’s word together.

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 Chiarelli’s home 14707 NW 186th Ave, Alachua, FL 32615
Description: A casual environment where we have dinner together, share what is happening in our lives, support one another, and have a short Bible lesson followed by discussion. 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

Men’s Breakfast

Every Friday at 8:30 AM at Brown’s in Alachua

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