Life Groups

Life Groups at Northbrook are small groups that meet for Friendship, Faith, and Fun.

Find one for you: All Adults, Men, Women, Couples, Healing, Twenties, Senior Adults, Students

All groups meet at Northbrook unless listed as a "home group".


Read more in the current issue of NB Life Magazine

  • For Couples: The Marriage toolbox

    Learn the relationship skills you need to communicate well, problem-solve life's challenges and meet each other's needs.

    Sundays 9:30 – 10:45 AM  June 10 – July 29

    Leaders: Paul and Jeri Robertson

  • Twenties group: Discover your spiritual gifts

    Join a collection of young adults as we explore next steps in our faith journey. This summer, gain a better understanding of who God created you to be as you discover your spiritual gifts, personal style, and God-given passion.

    Mondays, 7 – 8:30 PM June 11 – July 30

    Leaders: Taylor and Seneca Klopatek

    Books available in the NB Bookstore

LIFE GROUPS FOR ALL ADULTS

  • Life with Jesus      

    Discussing foundational truths of life in Christ gives you an opportunity to grow, wherever you are in your faith journey.   If you are interested in becoming a member of Northbrook, Life with Jesus is the first step.  (8 weeks)

    Sundays 9:30 - 10:45 AM, June 10 – August 5

    Books available in the NB Bookstore

  • Real Life  

    A relaxed environment, large group teaching, small group discussion and no homework is a great way to "test the water" of a LifeGroup experience. Explore current topics in the context of what the Bible teaches. 

    Wednesdays 7 - 8:30 PM, June 13 – August 1

  • Anxious for Nothing

    Reflect on the promises of Philippians 4:4-8. This passage contains an antidote to anxiety that will help you develop a mindset of resilience. You can rest in "the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding.”

    Sundays, 9:30 – 10:45, June 10 – July 22

    Leaders: Tom and Dianne Nass

    Books available in the NB Bookstore

  • God is closer than you think

    God is closer than you think, and connecting with him isn't just for monks and ascetics. It's for business people, high school students, busy moms, single men, single women and most important, it's for YOU.  Explore how to draw closer to God even when he seems absent.    Books available in the NB Bookstore

    Sundays, 9:30 – 10:45, June 10 – July 29


  • in the dust of the rabbi

    Filmed in Israel and Turkey, this video series will take you on a journey to the ancient world of Jesus and his disciples. Experience Jesus' life up close and personal.  Books available in the NB Bookstore

    Mondays, 7 – 8:30 PM, June 11 – July 23

LifeGroups for men

  • 33 the series: Book 6, A Man and His Fatherhood

    Insights and biblical truth that can carry you through the confusion and dark moments of fatherhood and also energize you for its high points and powerful moments.   Books available in the NB Bookstore

    Fridays 6 – 7:30 AM, June 8 – August 3  Leader: Tony Brodzeller


  • GOSPEL OF JOHN

    Come together with other men to study, discuss and apply the Gospel of John to your life   Leaders: Russ Naragon, John Durkin

    Alternate Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, June 12 – August 21

  • DEALING WITH LIFE AS A MAN

    An opportunity for men to come together to discuss, wrestle with, and put it into practice God's Word in their lives.

    Alternate Tuesdays, 7 – 8:30, June 19 – August 28

    Leader: George Lessmann

LIFE GROUPS FOR WOMEN

  • She's still there

    What does a woman do when she sees that her life has drifted away from all her original hopes, dreams, or plans?  This study will challenge and encourage you to find direction and purpose –– to do what you were created to do.

    Wednesdays 6:30 – 8 PM, June 6 – July 18  (at Northbrook)

    Books available in the NB Bookstore

  • flourish: discover vibrant living

    We face days full of busyness and stress that can lead to anxiety and depression. Come explore how we can partner with God to nurture healthy emotions and learn ways to live life at its best.

    Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8 PM   June 12 – July 24  (at Northbrook)

    Books available in the NB Bookstore

  • moms of influence

    Conversation, coffee, an eclectic mix of speakers, and great discussion combine for the perfect blend of laughter and learning.  For moms of all ages! 

    9 - 11:15 AM  2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month from September through May

    (Off for the summer; starting again in the fall)

    Childcare available for a fee.  We also offer a supervised homeschool kids classroom.

healing lifegroups

  • Celebrate Recovery

    Biblically-Based Recovery for Adults. Get help if you're struggling with various hurts, harmful habits or hang-ups to find a turning point in your life through Jesus Christ. Confidentiality valued. No registration needed - just come.

    Every Tuesday, 6:30 – 8:30 PM in the Northbrook chapel

    (pizza at 6 PM on the 2nd Tuesday each month)

  • Grief share: A healing lifegroup for adults

    Adults who are grieving the death of someone close gain support from people who understand, want to offer comfort, and hope to encourage you during this difficult time of life. 13 weeks.  Cost: $15 for the book

    Thursdays 6:30 – 8:30 PM,  June 7 – August 30

  • Family Mental health support group

    Support Group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.

    1st Monday of every month, 7 - 8:30 PM  (June 4, July 2, August 6)

STUDENT Life Groups

  • Junior High Life Groups     

    This is how to GROW! Meet weekly to learn more about how to love God and love others in everyday, real life situations. 

    Sundays 9:30 – 10:30 AM in the Student Center

    (Done for the summer, starting up again in September)

  • Senior High Life Groups        

    Meet weekly with other students who are developing a deeper faith by learning more about what the Bible teaches

    Fridays, 7 – 9 PM in Menomonee Falls

    Saturdays, 6 – 8 PM in Colgate

    Sundays, 9:30 – 10:30 AM at Northbrook  

    (Done for the summer, starting up again in September)