UCC SMALL GROUPS (updateD in JANUARY 2017)

GROUPS IN ESPOO

ANNI-MARI & OLLI ANTTILA
WHO: A mixed group for singles and families with young children
WHAT: Meeting every second week or so for Bible study, Prayer and Fellowship
WHEN: Thursday Evenings
WHERE: Kilo, Tapaninvainio, Konala
ROOM: Plenty

ROB & TARJA CURTIS
WHO: A family oriented group, though all are welcome.
WHAT: Meeting weekly for Bible Study, prayer, food and fellowship.
WHEN: Tuesdays: 17:00 - 19:30
WHERE: Latokaski, Espoo
ROOM: New group members are welcome; this group is mainly for those who attend UCC Otaniemi

JOSIE & JAAKKO TORNIAINEN
WHO: Mixed Group Singles and Families
WHAT: Meeting weekly for Bible study, Prayer and Fellowship
WHEN: Thursday evenings
WHERE: Matinkylä
ROOM: For one more couple.

SHAUN & KATJA ROSSI
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


GROUPS IN HELSINKI

ANNA ROMBERG & CHRISTINA HANSEN (NEW GROUP 2017)
WHO: Ladies' group.
WHAT: Bible studies that follow the sermon series, prayer and fellowship.
WHERE: We meet mostly at Anna's place in Lauttasaari, Helsinki.
WHEN: We are planning to meet on Mondays or Tuesdays, but we'll see what works best for everyone.
ROOM: Yes.

JOEL GILLIN (NEW GROUP 2017)
WHO: A mixed group of men and women.
WHAT: Bible studies that follows the sermon series, prayer and fellowship.
WHERE: Kallio
WHEN: Every second Wednesday at 6:30.
ROOM: For one or two.

MINNI SUOVA
WHO: Ladies' group where children are also welcome
WHAT: Bible studies that follows the sermon series, prayer and fellowship
WHERE: We take turns in hosting
WHEN: Every week Mon-Thu, around 18:00
ROOM: For one female.

SOFIA KETOJA (FULL!)
WHO: Ladies 25–40 of age
WHAT: Relaxing get-together, eating, sharing, prayer.
WHEN: Every second Tuesday
WHERE: Rotating.
ROOM: Full at the moment

LARI LAUNONEN (MEN) (FULL!)
WHO: Finnish speaking men’s group. We’re 25–37-year-olds, but no age discrimination.
WHAT: During spring 2017, we are reading and discussing C. S. Lewis' book Mere Christianity.
WHERE: Usually in Latokartano (Viikki area in East Helsinki), but we also take turns in hosting.
WHEN: Every second Monday.
ROOM: Full at the moment.

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: For few new members.

MIKAEL HJORTH
WHO: Group for men. We’re between 20-30 years old, but younger or older are also welcome.
WHAT: Bible studies that follow the sermon series. We share and pray together. Cookies provided.
WHERE: Mikael's place at Jätkänsaari
WHEN: Every week.
ROOM: Yes.

MATTI & ANNA PESU (FULL!)
WHO: Mixed group for couples and singles. We’re on our mid-thirties, but people of any age are welcome.
WHAT: Bible studies that follows the sermon series (on Romans). 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 at the moment

HEIKKI & ERICA KONONEN (FULL!)
WHO: Mixed group for couples (with kids or without) and singles.
WHAT: Bible studies based on the current sermon series.
WHERE: Pasila, Helsinki
WHEN: Every other week
ROOM: Full at the moment.


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