In our small groups, we seek to draw closer to each other and to God through Bible study, prayer, and fellowship.  Generally, our groups meet monthly.  See the calendar for meetings.  New members are welcome to join our small groups at any time.  If you are interested in starting a new small group, we encourage you to do so. Simply contact the church office and our Small Group Coordinator will contact you.  If you are interested in joining a small group, you may call the office, send an e-mail by clicking here, or contact the primary contact listed below.


Dinner Clubs – These groups usually meet on Saturdays at the a variety of locations.  Discussions on topical issued relating to families and children, scripture, prayer and fellowship are all part of these groups.  Children welcome!



When – evenings, monthly on a Saturday
Where – Location varies

Contact:  Bill Dougherty,  Lisa Olson,


Amazing Women of Christ – The Women’s faith group holds discussion sessions in the fall and spring. The content is selected based upon the group’s preference, with the goal of developing a closer relationship to God and thus enhancing personal relationship with family and friends. Content varies, and may be scripture-based or drawn from current religious publications.



When – 7 p.m., Tuesday: 6 – 8 weeks in fall and spring
Where – Panera in Wexford

Contact:  Brenda Schlotterbeck,


Men’s Bible Study – The Men’s Bible study group was formed as an outlet for PHLC men to learn the teachings of Jesus to become better Christians, men, fathers and husbands. The group has a Bible Study or activity once a month. Examples of activities include serving breakfast at Light of Life, painting a church room, or attending a Pirates game.



When – monthly, 1st or 2nd Saturday morning
Where – Panera or church

Contact: Jeff McGill,


Women of the Word (WoW) Book Club – is a group of women who share a love of books and reading. We meet once a month to discuss popular fiction and enjoy Christian fellowship with each other in a casual, supportive atmosphere.


Click here to View the 2013 WoW Book Discussions List



When – 7 pm, 2nd Thursday of the month
Where – Wexford Panera

Contacts: Paula Feger, and Kendra Folker,
Click to view the 2015 WoW Book Discussions.