connect groups

Connect Groups offer our best way to grow in your faith and make new friends at enCompass Church. 


Sign up for one (or a few!) by clicking here.

  • Group 1 - Men's Group

    Led by Al Wetzel


    We’re a group who likes to recharge through the exchange of life’s stories using scripture as a guide to conversation.


    Meeting Time: Every other Saturday, 7:30-9am

    Location: Al’s house, 4190 Rice St, Vadnais Heights

  • Group 2 - women's group

    Led by Darcy Mears & Peggy Rosen


    Our time will be spent discussing “More than a Good Bible Study Girl,” a book that teaches how to move beyond just doing good stuff to actually personally experiencing God.


    Meeting Time: Every other Saturday, 8:30-10am

    Start Date: January 14

    Location: Concordia Academy, in the Library


  • group 3 - mom's play group

    Facilitated by Samantha Barrett & Kayley Smith


    Enjoy some fun, fellowship and quality time with other moms and their kids. Open to any and every mom who can join in as often as your schedule allows.


    Meeting Time: Tuesday mornings, 10am-Noon

    Start Date: January 10

    Location: Various Locations


  • group 4 - dad's group

    Led by Dan Graf & Friends


    Join with other dads as we discuss the book “Gist: The Essence of Raising Life-Ready Kids.”


    Meeting Time: Tuesday evenings, 8:30-10pm

    Start Date: January 10

    Location: Roseville Perkins Snelling & B2 (near Target)


  • group 5 - mom's night out

    Led by Kelly Matthias & Amber Harder


    This is a place for moms to gather in a casual atmosphere to share ideas, prayer requests, and life stories.


    Meeting Time: Every other Thursday, 7:30pm

    Start Date: January 12

    Location: Various Restaurants around the metro.

  • Group 6 - dad's night out

    Led by Zac Harder & friends


    Enjoy flavorful foods, fantastic fellowship, frosty fermentations, and other things that

    may appeal to the average dad.


    Meeting Time: Every other Thursday, 7:30pm

    Start Date: January 19

    Location: Various Locations

  • group 7 - Boys o' the bible

    Led by Kevin Thomas & friends


    This winter, we’ll banter our way through the epic adventures of the Old Testament’s 1 Samuel.


    Meeting Time: Wednesday mornings, 6:45-8:00am

    Location: Al’s house, 4190 Rice St, Vadnais Heights



  • Group 8 - women's coffee and conversation

    Led by Laura Kalkwarf


    Craving a little coffee and conversation with other women?  Up for some laughs and a latte? In the mood to chat over chai? Hang out with us one Sunday evening each month for a great time getting to know other enCompass women. 


    Meeting Times: Jan 22, Feb 19, March 26, April 23 - 7-9pm

    Location: Barnes & Noble, 2100 Snelling Ave, Roseville


  • group 9 - prayer group

    Led by Lisa Vaupel


    Gather with others who have a desire to pray for our church and our local community. No previous prayer experience necessary. 


    Meeting Time: First Sunday of each month, 7pm

    Start Date: February 12

    Location: Various Locations

  • group 10 - community service team

    Led by Jon & Deb McTaggart


    Join together with this team to help plan and prepare for church-wide community service projects. Your good ideas, willing hands and a desire to serve can make a true difference!


    Meeting Time: This group meets on an "as needed" basis

    Location: Rotating locations: Sign up and you'll be contacted with all the information.

  • Group F1 - student connect

    Led by Joel McDougall

    For all Jr. & Sr. High Students


    Meeting Time: Sunday mornings, 9:00-9:50am

    Location: Concordia Academy Room 113