Small Groups

Doing Life Together

Christian Hustle

We welcome entrepreneurs, small business owners, and you, the go-getter and hustler, into the Christian Hustle community. In this group, you will find networking opportunities, friendships, and the support system for your daily life as a Christian and entrepreneur. Looking forward to having you join us!

Time/Location: Meets one Thursday and one Saturday a month at The Well. On Saturdays, the group enjoys a potluck meal together.Contact:
Bridgette Mabuto
Lloyd Mabuto
Anton Demenchuk: 423.314.2691
Christina Demenchuk: 423.650.0459
Ben Zimunya 

Mark’s Study Group

Bible study group that meets every other week, currently studying the Beatitudes. All welcome!

Time/Location: Meets every other Monday evening at 6:00pm at various locations. Contact:
Mark Thomas

Dinner, Conversation, & Study

Come and relax together at the end of the week, enjoy conversation over a bring-and-share meal, followed by a Bible/book study and discussion and prayer. Currently journeying through Rob Bell’s NOOMA video series. Mixed group.

Time/Location: Meets every other Friday evening at 7:00pm at various members’ homes. Contact:
Taylor Bajic

Women’s Sunday Morning Walk

A group of women meet together Sunday mornings around 8:30am at various locations in Chattanooga to exercise and connect with friends. All women and infants in strollers welcome! Keep in the loop by joining our Facebook group.

Time/Location: Sundays at 8:30am at various locations. Contact:
Mary Jane Thomas

Guys’ Disc Golf

A group of guys meet up on Sundays to play disc golf at various courses in the area. No experience or equipment is needed to join in—we have discs to share! For up-to-date information about the next outing, see our Facebook page or contact Tron or Oliver.

Time/Location: Sundays—time and location vary. Contact:
Tron Wilder
Oliver Burkett

Highs and Lows

A relaxed, informal group that meets together to take a breather and enjoy each other’s company, share prayer requests and highs and lows from the week, and discuss a shared Bible passage or inspirational quote. Come when you can to take a break with us!

Time/Location: Meets every Wednesday from 7:00-8:00pm at the Vega’s home near Target in Hamilton. Contact:
Brenan Vega: 615.852.2379

Sabbath Morning Study & Discussion

Bible study and sharing time, discussion of the study topic, sharing of highs and lows of the week, and prayer requests. Come-and-go atmosphere—all welcome, anytime.

Time/Location: Every Saturday morning from 10:00-10:40am at The Well. Contact:
Tommy Diller
Scott McAuliffe
Joel Davis

Sabbath Afternoon Hiking

Monthly hikes in and around Chattanooga. Great way to meet new people and connect with God’s nature. Most hikes are kid friendly. Also welcome to bring your dogs as long as they are on a leash. Check out our Facebook Group.

Time/Location: Typically meets on the second Saturday of the month around 3:30-5:00pm. Location varies. Contact:
Geovanny Ragsdale

How People Grow

Share a meal together, then study and discuss various books that the group chooses. Currently, we are journeying through Cloud and Townsend’s book How People Grow. Reading in advance is not necessary, as we read collectively during our gatherings. We conclude with prayer together.

Time/Location: Every Tuesday from 6:30–8:30pm at various locations. Contact:
Mike Fulbright

East Ridge Life and Bible Study

Bring-and-share dinner, Bible or spiritual book study and prayer, and social time. Regionally based mixed group.

Time/Location: Meets every other Friday at 7:00pm at Donavan and Kelly Davis’s home in East Ridge. Contact:
Donavan Davis
Kelly Davis

Family-friendly Group

Eat, connect, study, play, and journey together. The multigenerational group shares a meal and spends time together. We sometimes have a study (Bible, video, book, etc.), sometimes just socialize. Everyone is welcome. (Babysitter available if study involved.)

Time/Location: Meets once a month on Saturday afternoons/evenings at various families’ homes. Contact:
Mary Jane Thomas

Food and Company

A place to come and share great food and socialize with friends, to encourage, celebrate life, and laugh together.

Time/Location: Every other Tuesday evening at 6:30pm at Nichole’s home in downtown Chattanooga. Contact: Nichole Jordan

Open Mic Night

Music, poetry, discussion, hot drinks, and snacks. Open to those who wish to perform, as well as those who wish to appreciate the art. Just show up and join in, no need to RSVP—usually 12–15 attend. Click for pictures and more info.

Time/Location: Every Monday evening at 7:30pm at The Well. Contact: Shawnessey Cargile

Many Hands

Focused on community service—helping Wellies and the surrounding community with practical needs (i.e. fundraising, cleaning, repair projects, providing meals for new families, etc.) on an as-needed basis. Everyone welcome.

Time/Location: Meets as needed at project site. Contact:
Kristie Wilder

Davis Family-friendly Small Group

Social time and Bible/book study. Currently studying Ephesians with the aid of NT Wright’s book The Prison Letters. (For those with children, there will be a place provided for the kids to play and be entertained during the study.)

Time/Location: Typically meets on the first and third Monday of the month at Kristy & Joel Davis’s home in Ooltewah. Supper begins at 5:30pm, followed by Bible or book study. Contact:
Kristy Davis

Friends of Refugees

An opportunity to interact with, befriend, and minister to refugees in practical ways, such as welcoming new arrivals at the CHA airport, visiting refugee families to chat or play board games, teaching English, and more! A one-hour orientation is required. Group works alongside the Bridge Refugee Services organization.

Time/Location: Meets as needs and projects arise in various locations in the Chattanooga area. Contact:
Tony Trimm
Lindsay Weaver

Your New Small Group!

If you would like to start a group, we’re here to support you. Small Groups is where the rubber hits the road spiritually and relationally in the life of the church, day in and day out. Let us know if you would like to facilitate a new group.

Time/Location: Totally up to you. Contact:
Filip & Taylor Bajic, Donavan Davis, or Kristie Wilder 
Phone: 423.718.7964 (Taylor’s cell)
Email: smallgroups@wellonthesouthside.org