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Life Groups

Life Groups are relationally driven and smaller expressions of our church family, and they generally meet the first 3 weeks of the month. Each week, Life Groups spend time intentionally connecting with and praying for one another and discussing Sunday's teaching and how it applies in our lives. Discussion guides are provided, so even if you missed a teaching, you can still join in. If you would like help with finding a group, please don't hesitate to contact us.

TRIPODS: In addition to Life Groups, we encourage you to explore Tripods where smaller groups of people come together for friendship and formation. Take a look at the Tripods page to learn more.


Mondays - Pottstown & Zoom
(Book Study)
Shane & Tracie Hess


@ Shane & Tracie's house

Pottstown, PA

(Contact Shane & Tracie for their address or for Zoom info.)

Shane and Tracie are both musicians, Star Wars Fans, and parents of a 9-year-old boy. Shane is a scientist who plays drums. Tracie is an engineer and brain cancer survivor who loves genetic genealogy and helping people (re)connect with birth families.  

Life group is a place where we have fun, build authentic relationships and grow spiritually. We are a multi-generational group, all learning how to live and love like Jesus. This season we will be studying the book "The Art of Neighboring".


Children are welcome, though space is limited, so please let us know if you plan on bringing the littles.

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Thursdays - Glenmoore
Teri & Rusty Miller


Richter Family hosts at

960 Little Conestoga Rd.

Glenmoore, PA 19343

(Contact Teri & Rusty for more information.)

Teri and Rusty enjoy traveling on wine trails and spending time as a family. They are the parents of Josh, who is entering his senior year of high school. Some of their favorite family activities are taking walks together, playing games, solving Sudoku, and watching Netflix.


We are a group of mixed-aged adults who enjoy laughing together and sharing the joys and challenges of life with each other. We want our group to be a spirit-filled place where people feel safe to learn, question, serve and support each other.


Thursdays - Pottstown
Ed & Maria Murray


(Contact Ed for location & details!)

The Murrays have two college-age children and enjoy entertaining, traveling and discovering new landscapes and cultures around the world. Ed is a Director of Sales and Maria is a physician practicing OB/GYN.


Our desire is to host a group that embraces diversity of age, gender, ethnic origin, marital & socioeconomic status. We welcome kids and teens. 


Thursdays - Chester Springs
Lumi & Eric Nichols and Jean Blakinger


@ the church at

614 Fellowship Rd.

Chester Springs, PA 19425

(Contact Lumi, Eric or Jean for more information.)

Eric and Lumi are parents to Ana (17) and Teodora (12). They are a multicultural family. Lumi was born and raised in Romania, and Eric is from Texas and lived in South Korea as a small child. The Nichols speak Romanian at home, love international cuisines, and have raised their daughters to appreciate the cultural diversity of our beautiful world. As a Texan, Eric is a BBQ enthusiast who loves to grill and feed everyone. Lumi and Eric travel several times a year internationally for both pleasure and missions. Lumi is an ordained minister, and Eric is a company president.

Jean is an actuary and worship leader who also enjoys travel and reading. She has 2 adult children and one 6-year-old grandson.

We are excited to share life with you, pray together, and eat lots of BBQ. Children are welcome!


Fridays - Chester Springs
Jan Miller
(Worship led by Steve Grubb and/or Jenn Russell)


@ the church at

614 Fellowship Rd.

Chester Springs, PA 19425

(Contact Jan for more information.)

Jan and her husband Tom live in Coatesville and share their home with two 9-year-old German Shepherds. Jan was a software engineer before retiring early, became the Children and Youth Director at CBS, and loves kids especially the toddlers here at the Vineyard. Tom and Jan love to golf at Honeybrook GC and both joined the hole-in-one club recently.

Our group strives to develop deeper relational connection both vertically(with God)  and horizontally(with each other). We’ll use sermon topics, books, videos/podcasts, meals together, prayer, worship and the leading of the Spirit to explore our deep need for God individually and with each other. All are welcome to be seen and known and ultimately be transformed more into the likeness of Jesus.

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