Adult ministries

From drop-in, casual events to extended-length courses, we've got a place for you!


Connect Groups (see below) 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.

connect groups - Fall 2018


  • Group 1 - Women's group

    Led by Donna Smyrl & Caren Nicholson


    A time to build relationships and discuss how to handle the ordinary issues that get in the way of living how Christ has called us to live.


    Meeting Time: Every other Saturday starting September 22

    Location: Caren Nicholson’s House



  • group 2 - mom's play group

    Led by Laura Kalkwarf


    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

    Location: Various Locations



  • group 3 - dad's group

    Led by Deron Vaupel & Friends


    Join with other dads as we discuss, among other things, faith and how it relates to the always interesting job of parenting. 


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

    Location: Roseville Perkins Snelling & B2 (near Target)



  • group 4 - 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

    Location: Various locations


  • Group 5 - Guys' night out

    Led by Zac Harder


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

    may appeal to the average guy. 


    Meeting Time: Every other Thursday, 7:30pm

    Location: Various Locations


  • group 6 - Boys o' the bible

    Led by Mark Deisinger


    Take a more in-depth look at a book of the Bible with a group of men who are excited to learn and grow.


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

    Location: Kowalski's, Hwy 96 and Hodgson Rd



  • Group 7 - women's coffee and conversation

    Led by Amanda Deitner


    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 Time: Third Sunday of each month, 7-9PM

    Location: Barnes & Noble, 2100 Snelling Ave, Roseville


  • group 8 - Sunday morning connect groups

    There’s more than just a worship service at enCompass on Sunday mornings. Groups meet for all ages. More information is available online and in the enCompass App.


    Meeting Time: Every Sunday morning, starting at 9AM.

    Location: Concordia Academy





  • group 9 - community service team

    Led by David Brosnahan


    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: Various Locations