UCC SMALL GROUPS (updateD in August 2017)

GROUPS IN ESPOO

ROB & TARJA CURTIS

WHO: A family oriented group, though all are welcome.
WHAT: Meeting weekly for Bible Study, prayer, food and fellowship.
WHEN: Thursdays: 17:00 - 19:00.
WHERE: Latokaski, Espoo.
ROOM: New group members are welcome; this group is mainly for those who attend UCC Otaniemi.

CUCU & GLORIA WESSEH

WHO: A Family Group with young children.
WHAT: Meeting weekly for Bible study, Prayer and Fellowship.
WHEN: Thursday Evenings.
WHERE: South-West Espoo / Masala.
ROOM: Limited.

SHAUN & KATJA ROSSI

WHO: Families with and without children are welcome.
WHAT: A family oriented group that discusses and encourages living out the Gospel at home.
WHEN: This group will meet once a month for an extended time. The day will be determined by the group at each meeting.
WHERE: The Rossi home.
ROOM: We welcome members from all UCC sites.

DAVE & SENJA PIKE

WHO: A Family Group with young children.
WHAT: Meeting 1 or 2 times a month for food, fellowship and family oriented growth. Depending on how the group forms we may start looking at parenting materials for example.
WHEN: Wednesday Evenings 17:30-19:30.
WHERE: Lippajärvi / Laaksolahti.
ROOM: Yes.


GROUPS IN HELSINKI

MIXED:

LAURI & LAURA KETOLA 

WHO: Mixed group.
WHAT: Bible studies based on the current sermon series.
WHERE: Arabianranta.
WHEN: Every second week at 6pm.
ROOM: Yes.

JOEL GILLIN 

WHO: A mixed group.
WHAT: Bible studies based on the sermon series.
WHERE: Kallio.
WHEN: Every second Wednesday at 6:30.
ROOM: Full.

NITIN & SHERIN WILLIAMS

WHO: There are couples and singles in the group.
WHAT: Small group following the Bible studies based on the current sermon series.
WHERE: We take turns in hosting, but usually we meet in Latokartano (Viikki area in East Helsinki).
WHEN: Every second week.
ROOM: Full.

MATTI & ANNA PESU 

WHO: Mixed group for couples and singles. We’re in our twenties and thirties, but people of any age are welcome.
WHAT: Bible studies that follows the sermon series. Discussing, eating, praying. Something fun sometimes as well (movies, sports, trips, etc.)!
WHERE: At our place in Pohjois-Haaga, but we can take turns in hosting!
WHEN: Every second week.
ROOM: Full.

HEIKKI & ERICA KONONEN 

WHO: Mixed group for couples (with kids or without) and singles.
WHAT: Dinner, praying, Bible studies based on the current sermon series. Sometimes something else.
WHERE: Pasila, Helsinki.
WHEN: Every Thursday at 6pm.
ROOM: Full.

LADIES:

ANNA ROMBERG & CHRISTINA HANSEN

WHO: Ladies' group.
WHAT: Bible studies based on the sermon series.
WHERE: Lauttasaari or Kamppi.
WHEN: Every second Wednesday at 6:30/7.
ROOM: Yes.

MINNI SUOVA

WHO: Ladies' group.
WHAT: Bible studies that follows the sermon series, prayer and fellowship.
WHERE: We take turns in hosting.
WHEN: Every week, usually Wednesday around 6pm.
ROOM: Yes.

SOFIA KETOJA 

WHO: Ladies 25–40 of age.
WHAT: Relaxing get-together, eating, sharing, prayer.
WHEN: Every second Tuesday.
WHERE: Rotating.
ROOM: Full.

MEN:

MIKAEL ISOAHO

WHO: Finnish-speaking men’s group.
WHAT: Bible studies based on the current sermon series, relaxing get-togethers downtown.
WHERE: Helsinki and Espoo—we take turns hosting. Carpools often provided for those at a distance.
WHEN: Every second week and additional get-togethers every other months.
ROOM: Yes.


GROUPS IN VANTAA

TOMIO & PÄIVI PIHKALA

WHO: Family group.  
WHAT: Meeting every other week for Bible study, prayer and fellowship.
WHEN: Alternate Saturdays.
WHERE: Vantaa.
ROOM: Limited.