Small Groups

Life is better when we live it together!

Experience the joy of relationships in Small Groups.

Small Groups are a great way to grow in your relationship with God and with other people who may be in the same stage in life, have similar passions for service, are interested in extended learning opportunities, or some combination of the three!

Find your Small Group at Shepherd of the Lake today!

Take our Small Group Interest Survey

If you would like to join a small group below or have an idea for a small group you would like to lead, please contact Pastor Laila Barr at

Moms Mentoring Moms

Share the joys and challenges that come with being the mother of young children in a supportive, non-judgmental environment.

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Theology on Tap

Relaxed conversation exploring Life and Faith. 

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MOMfulness - Mothering with Mindfulness, Compassion and Grace

Spiritual practice of cultivating a mindful, compassionate, mothering presence - for ourselves and for our families.

R.O.M.E.O.'S (Retired Older Men Eating Out)

Join other retired men for lunch, fellowship, service and fun.

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"Willing Extra Years of Zest" (WXYZ)

Fun, fellowship and food for folks over 55.

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All women of Shepherd of the Lake are welcome to participate in the activities and organization of the Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (WELCA).

VBP (Very Busy People) Book Club

Love to read? Insanely Busy? This is the book group for you! Enjoy some coffee and treats and an opportunity to meet people while discussing the book selection of the month.

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Women's Bible Study

All women are welcome to join this NEW Weekly Bible study! 

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Shepherd's Birding

Feel the benefits to the mind, body, and soul that birding brings! We will meet twice a season to give thanks for God’s creation as we share stories, lists, pictures, observations, and experiences.

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Men's Faith Fellowship

Luncheon for men interested in starting a Men's Faith Fellowship Small Group.

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Monthly Women's Bible Study

Commute and Connect

First Thursday of each month, October -May

To help people connect faith, work and life and to create an experience that is fun, informative, and interactive.

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Peacemakers Quilting Group

Provides quilts to people in need while enjoying faithful fellowship.

Winter Warmers

Winter warmers makes caps and scarves for homeless shelters, meets for fellowship and swaps ideas and patterns. We also offer knitting and crocheting lessons.

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Start a Small Group

Interested in Starting a Group?

Call 952.230.2988