Community Life

Contact the church office for more information about our community groups.

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Taizé Prayer

A contemplative service that involves sung and chanted prayers, meditation, a period of silence, and liturgical readings.

1st and 3rd Friday of each month 7:30 pm (In Church)

Coordinator: Richard Shields

Foyer Groups

Parishioners share meals and fellowship and get to know one another.

Four or five times a year between September and May (Meets in homes) 

Coordinator: Ginger Cantu

Romans Group

Men and women who pray and discuss the coming Sunday’s readings.

Wednesdays 7:30 pm (Meets at the Raynors’ home)

Coordinators: Bob and Doris Raynor

Monday Morning Bible Study

One-hour Bible study for men and women—children are welcome.

Mondays 10:00 am (Meets by the Nursery) 

Coordinator: Ashley Gieschen

Women’s Bible Study

Bible study for women.

Thursdays 10:00 am (Meets at Jean Spitzer’s home)

Coordinator: Jean Spitzer

Men’s Bible Study

Bible study for men.

Saturdays 8:00 am (Meets in the church office conference room)

Coordinator: Rev. Bob Trask


Each of us is called to a personal ministry.  EfM (Education for Ministry) gives parishioners the education and skills to carry out that ministry.

Thursdays 7:00 pm (September through May, Meets in the Donne/Herbert Room) 

Coordinator: Fuad Saba

Sunday Adult Education

Parishioners discuss a variety of topics.

Most Sundays 9:30 – 10:20 am (between services, meets in the Donne/Herbert Room)

Daughters of the King

A spiritual sisterhood of women dedicated to a life of Prayer, Service, and Evangelism

3rd Saturday of the month 9:30 am (Meets in the Donne/Herbert Room)

Coordinator: Krysta Winters-Nugent

Ethnic Dining

Dinner at different ethnic restaurants.

First Friday of each month (Meets at restaurants)

Coordinator: Ginger Cantu

Book club

Adults meet monthly to discuss books chosen by the group. (Meets in the Donne/Herbert Room) 

Coordinator: Angela D’Onofrio

Two Thumbs Up Group

Adults gather to discuss a movie currently in theaters.

Coordinator: Marie Czech


First Tuesdays, 10:00AM

Artists' Salons

The Artists' Salon is a conversation about creativity and spirituality, with artists and appreciators of art engaging each other.  Artists play musical instruments, read poetry, perform monologues, sing, dance, and show artwork.  A discussion with the artist follows each presentation. Edible art in the form of appetizers and beverages also makes us appreciate everything more!  A signup sheet will be posted on the bulletin board. Meets quarterly.


Alcoholics Anonymous


Two AA groups meet every Tuesday at St. Barnabas in the Donne/Herbert Room.  One meets at 6:30 pm and the other at 8:00 pm. 


Emotions Anonymous


An EA group meets every Monday at St. Barnabas in the Donne/Herbert Room at 10 am.