“Connect” is a small group ministry program designed to bring people together!

Being part of the Immanuel community, getting to know one another, sharing our faith! It’s time to plug in! The “Connect” Small Group Ministry is just for that: it’s eight once-a-month get-togethers, from September through May. Sign ups begin today! Don't miss out!

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Leader: Connie Jander

Hang out and chat.We'll gather at Six Mile, grab some eats and drinks if you want, hang out, chat, and do a short devotion with discussion questions from Lutheran Hour Ministries.
Dates: Second Thursday of the month, 6:30 pm
Meeting Place: Six Mile Bridge, 11841 Dorsett Rd, 63043
Questions? conjander@charter.net, 314-732-5652

Leaders:  Pete and Elizabeth Seddon

The Seddon family invites any of God’s children (families, couples, singles, youth and children) to join in a devotion, discussion, and prayer based on Little Visits with God.  We look forward to sharing thoughts from our current stage in life and reflecting on our childhood years. Sweet, savory and healthy snacks will be provided so feel free to come hungry.  
Dates:  Second Saturday of the month, 6-7:30 PM (or later for those able to stay)
Meeting Place:  The Seddon residence at 5 Kylemore Close, Weldon Spring, MO
Questions? eflakne@yahoo.com, 914.960.5759

Leaders:  Courtney Zalmanoff and Lydia Leidholdt

A group for those in their twenties-ish who are looking to connect with peers! Come join us as we walk this journey of young adulthood! Our group will study the book Be Thou My Guide: A Bible Study on Trusting God by Margo Heath-Dupre.
Dates:  Third Thursday of the month (except 9/8), 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Meeting Place:  Courtney’s apartment at  10037 Puttington Dr, Apt. C, 63123
Questions? Courtney at 314-541-1142 or Lydia at 314-954-2944

Leader:  Krista (Karg) Gonzales

Hey, Mama! Come grab a cup of coffee and join me for devotion and prayer as we reflect on the truths in Hymns for a Mother’s Heart. Let’s see how they point us to Jesus in our mothering.
Dates:  Second Saturday of the month, 8:30am
Meeting Place:  Higher Groundz Coffee & Tea, 12075 Dorsett Rd., 63043
Questions? 314-323-3545

Leaders:  Amy and Clayton Klein
Psalms: Conversations with God. Real people, with real problems and joys, wrote the Psalms. Just as God spoke to them, He speaks to us today. Join us in study, snacks, and fellowship! Kids are welcome to hang out in our basement family room :)
Dates:  Second Sunday of the month (except 4/16), 3:00 pm to 5:00pm
Meeting Place:  The Klein residence at 7 Bellerive Acres, 63121
Questions?  636-399-7625 or atklein09@yahoo.com

Leaders:  Pam & Brian Bunte

Devotions and Dinner! We will listen to a Lutheran Hour Ministries Devotion and discuss how it relates to our lives.
Dates:  Fourth Sunday of the month, 5:30 pm
Meeting Place:  The Bunte residence at 406 Greenstone Dr, 63017
Questions? pammykbunte@gmail.com or 217-637-3465

Leaders:  Jeff and Beth Carter
The Chosen: come together to watch season 1 of this tv series based on the life of Christ. We will discuss using planned study guides and Bible references. Popcorn and drinks provided; bring a snack to share??
Dates:  Sundays 6:00 - 8:00pm (9/11, 10/9, 11/13, 1/8, 2/26, 3/26, 4/16, 5/21)
Meeting Place:  The Carter residence at 12388 Harundale Court
Questions?  carterj6@charter.net, 314-518-1048 (Jeff), 314-803-4526 (Beth)

Leader:  Connie Jander

Grab some coffee, lunch, or a sweet treat if you want! Together, we'll make our way through The Story: the Bible as one continuing story of God and His people. Might be appropriate for someone to whom the Bible is new or anyone who would love to see it all put together - and how Jesus is present throughout!  (Book Club! You'll need a copy of the book to read portions ahead of each gathering.)
Dates:  Last Sunday of the month (except 5/21), 12:30pm
Meeting Place:  The Sweet Spot, 3586 Adie Road
Questions?  conjander@charter.net, 314-732-5652

Leader:  Paul Snyder

The Song Goes On! Digging into 8 significant hymns of the Church— the music, the message and Biblical references; the writers and their motivations. Snacks provided; BYO beverages.
Dates:  Monday evenings, 7:00 pm (9/12, 10/17, 11/14, 1/23, 2/13, 3/13, 4/17, 5/15)
Meeting Place:  Paul’s residence at
Questions?  psnyder@immanuelolivette.org; 314-761-4797

Leaders:  Tim and Cheryl Schaff

Running the Race: commitment, training, endurance, attitude– in the lives of  athletes and true men of God. See how lessons learned from sports are applicable to the real life of following Jesus. With snacks and fellowship!
Dates:  Second Friday of the month, 7:00 pm
Meeting Place:  The Schaff residence at 12036 Mereview Dr., 63146
Questions?  timncheryl3@gmail.com, text 314-973-0591