Why join a Small Group?
  • Fascinating Topics
  • Small Group leaders are passionate and motivated
  • Opportunity to develop deeper friendship
Bowling, Wine Making, Spirituality of Simplicity, Grief Support and
Romans:Immersion Bible Study
See below for group information:
Sign up at 763.208.8049 or info@colpres.org



September 11 – November 13
Mondays, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Bowlero
11351 Ulysses St NE, Blaine

Leaders: Jeri Sanderson and Val Owens

Bowlers of all skill levels are welcome!

$10 per person per week, three games per night.


Wine Making

October 3 – November 7 (no meeting Oct. 31) Tuesdays, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm at Chain of Lakes
10130 Davenport St. NE, Blaine

 Leaders: Frank Butterfield and Dave Nyberg

Learn how to make wine in time for
Christmas and New Year’s Eve.
Four types of wine will be made:
red, white, wine coolers, fruit.
The science of fermentation and the methods
  will be covered. There is no cost to attend.
Costs of supplies and ingredients will be shared
by those who want bottles of wine
produced by the class.

 Both Frank and Dave have extensive experience in making wine. Dave has won numerous ribbons for his beer and wine at the Minnesota State Fair.

Invite a friend!


Spirituality of Simplicity

October 4 – November 29
(no meeting Oct. 18 & Nov. 22)
Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at Amy’s home
Leader: Amy Moore
This group is open to men and women longing to quiet their minds and focus on the
importance of intentional living.
The spirituality of simplicity will be explored
through the writing of Richard Rohr
and Shauna Niequist,
combined with hands-on practices of
centering prayer, art, play, and
maybe a dessert or two along the way. 


Grief Support

October 5 – November 16
Thursdays, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at Chain of Lakes
10130 Davenport St. NE, Blaine
Leaders: Jennifer Gilbertson and Becca Larkin
 Jennifer and Becca have both experienced devastating grief, and know the
importance of having support.
Both have books to recommend
and a lot of compassion.
 Whether your grief is recent or from
long ago, this will be a safe place to share.




Romans: Immersion Bible Study

October 15 – November 26
Sundays, 9:00 am – 10:00 am at Chain of Lakes Church
10130 Davenport St. NE, Blaine
Leaders: Pastor Paul Moore and Kathy Brevig
 Journey inside the pages of Romans to meet a personal God
who enters individual lives and begins a creative
work from the inside out.


Shaped with the individual in mind,
this Immersion Bible Study encourages simultaneous
engagement both with the Word of God and

with the God of the Word to become a new creation in Christ.