Please contact the church at (941) 235-7325 if you have questions.


Jump In With Appetizers


Mondays, 6:30 PM, PGI Area. Childcare not available.
Starts 1/28/19.
Leader: Craig & Jan Esterly,
Want to get connected with the life of the church and others just like you? This group is a great starting place to “jump in” and learn more about life groups, volunteer, and mission opportunities at DC3 while making some great new friends.  Join us for guidance, fellowship and fun!

Upper Room (Ages 18-27)

Mondays, 6:30 PM, Deep Creek Area, Childcare not available.
Starts 1/28/19. This is an ongoing group.
Leaders: Michael Doyle,; Chelsey Doyle,
Upper Room is a place for young adults to EXPERIENCE life in Christ, CHALLENGE each other to grow, and LEAD the world around them.


Adult Bible Study

Tuesdays, 7:00 PM, Deep Creek Area, Childcare available at DC3.
This is an ongoing group.
Leaders: Dave Prins,; Teri Prins,
An ongoing bible study emphasizing the New Testament using an expository approach. What does this passage say about God? What does it say about us? What does it say about our relationship with God?

The Rock, The Road, and the Rabbi

2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6:30 PM, Deep Creek Area. Childcare not available.
Starts 2/12/19.
Leaders: John & Nola Laman,
Based on her book, The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi, Kathie Lee Gifford takes you on a journey through the Jewish roots of Jesus and the ancient paths of Israel in this 6-session DVD study. Join our “seasoned” group to learn more about the Rock (Jesus Christ), explore the Road (Israel), and dig deeper into the Bible with the Messianic Jewish Rabbi (God's Word


Bible Study

Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Punta Gorda Campus, Childcare available.
Starts 1/31/19.
Leader: Samuel Hay,
Join us as we study the book of Acts.

Run For God (5K – The Challenge)

Thursdays, 6:30 PM, Punta Gorda Campus, Childcare available.
Starts 1/31/2019.
Leader: Gabrielle Reineck,
This group promotes a passion to follow the Lord, make healthy life choices and obtain some personal success in an inclusive and supportive environment.  Run 4 God coaching techniques and principles suit anyone who wants to learn to run or improve upon your current run plan.  We will be looking to take beginners and build a love for running. For those already running, we will take you to new heights.  Decide how you want to improve and we will help you get there.  

Starting Point

Thursdays, 6:30 PM, North Port Campus, Childcare available.
Starts 1/24/18.
Leaders: Kelly and Jane Stockstrom,
This class works through the Purple Book, which is a twelve-part Bible study designed to help new believers and those seeking a stronger foundation stand firm and grow strong in the Christian life. Take the challenge to build the foundation of your life on the Word of God. Do The Purple Book.


Everyday Questions

Sundays, 4:00 PM, Punta Gorda Campus. Childcare available.
Starts 1/27/18.
Leaders: Ethan Perry,, Ellie Whidden,
"Life's biggest questions are being asked all around you. Are you hearing the questions? Are you ready for the conversation?" Everyday Questions is small group curriculum designed to take us through nine weeks of video lectures from Ravi Zacharias and his team. Our hope is that after completing this course, you will be more prepared to listen carefully, ask great questions, start meaningful conversations, build strong friendships, and effectively share the gospel with your family, friends, neighbors, and co-workers. We encourage you to join us as we learn more about how to share and defend our faith and to find answers to the everyday questions.

various times



Various Times and Locations to be announced. Childcare not available.
Leaders: Rob Cox, Jim Rainer, Joe Wineland
Do you like to ride motorcycles in fellowship with other Christians? We will notify you of our outings. Hope you will join us!

Adult Singles Activity Group


Various Times and Locations to be announced.
This is an ongoing group.
Leader: Jennifer Seegers,
Join us for monthly get-togethers where we can build friendships through fellowship opportunities.