CSF GROUPS

Every night of the week at the CSF building

CSF GroupsUK’s big. One thing we want to do at CSF is help make college feel a little smaller. That’s why we have CSF Groups. Dozens of small groups meet on campus each week to study the bible or a good book. Community service groups impact lives through picking up trash or serving a meal. Bible studies. Shift groups. Guys, girls, co-ed and community service groups. Check out the list below for a complete schedule of CSF groups or scroll to the bottom to sign up. Meet new people, shrink UK.

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ON CAMPUS GROUPS

These groups meet all across campus every week. Meet new people and study something good.

1

THERE AND BACK AGAIN: A SURVEY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT

Come experience the story of God’s people from the Garden of Eden through the birth of Jesus, and everything in between.
Leaders: Troy Fields and Emily Northcutt
Time: Mondays at 7:30pm
Place: CSF Building (CSF Basement Office)

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NURSING MAJORS BIBLE STUDY

Meet other nursing majors and study God’s Word.
Leader: Megan Gaines
Time: Tuesdays at 6pm
Place: UK Nursing Building

3

ON CAMPUS PRAYER

Pray for campus. Pray for classmates. Pray for friends.
Leader: Lydia Speler
Time: Wednesdays at 9am
Place: Whitehall Classroom Building

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1 CORINTHIANS

Girls Only. Dig through Paul’s mail! Read and discuss his letter to the church at Corinth and explore its implications for us today.
Leaders: Shannon Bilby & Mamie Joyce
Time: Wednesdays at 7pm
Place: UK Student Center (outside room 203)

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XPLORE

A 7-week group for discussion, learning and prayer on the topic of global missions. Explore the biblical call for cross-cultural missions, pray for groups who have never heard about Jesus, and learn about ways you can reach our both here on campus and around the world.
Leader: Meredith Garrison (859-967-8904, meredith.king@uky.edu)
Time: Thursdays at 4pm, Starts 9/11
Place: Prayer Room in the Wesley Foundation Basement

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EQUINE MAJORS BIBLE STUDY

A great space to study God’s word and meet new people in the equine community.
Leaders: Madison Scott and Rachel Nelson
Time: TBA
Place: The Horse Barn

7

CRAZY BUSY: A (MERCIFULLY) SHORT BOOK FOR A (REALLY) BIG PROBLEM

Meet new people and figure out how to balance the craziness of college life together.
Leader: Hannah Miniard
Time: TBA
Place: K Tower (South Campus)

APOLOGETICS GROUPS

Always be ready to give a defense for the hope that is in you.1 Peter 3:15
Equip yourself with a strong defense of the Christian faith. These co-ed groups are a great setting to wrestle with tough questions and find good answers about Christianity, Jesus, the Bible and more. All apologetics groups meet at the CSF Building.

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APOLOGETICS 101 (MONDAYS)

Leaders: Derek King and CJ Carter
Time: Mondays at 4pm

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APOLOGETICS 101 (WEDNESDAYS)

Leaders: Tristian Koerner and Andrew Cech
Time: Wednesdays at 7pm

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APOLOGETICS 101 (THURSDAYS)

Leaders: Sarah McIntyre and David Bowles
Time: Thursdays at 5pm

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APOLOGETICS 201: THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS

Leaders: Jeremy Duncan and Christian Farmer
Time: Wednesdays at 7:30pm

COMMUNITY SERVICE GROUPS

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LIGHTHOUSE MINISTRIES

Care for Lexington’s homeless population serving a free meal and having conversations.
Leader: Trent Tackett
Time: (Choose One) Mondays or Tuesdays 11:30am-2pm

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SECRET SERVICE

Complete secret missions to help out around the community each week.
Leaders: Lauren Brown and Brittany Breitholle
Time: (Choose One) Mondays at 4pm, Thursdays at 4pm or Fridays at 3pm

14

SERVE THE CITY

Build relationships and meet needs in a low-income area of Lexington.
Leaders: Justin Hayes
Time: Mondays at 6pm (Woodhill area) or Tuesdays 6:30pm (Downtown)

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CATHOLIC ACTION CENTER (FULL)

Serve dinner to Lexington’s homeless population and show them love each week.
Time: Wednesdays at 5pm

16

THE VILLAGE LIBRARY / TATES CREEK ELEMENTARY / BRECKINRIDGE ELEMENTARY

Hang out and help teach kids every week in a local elementary school or after school program.
Leaders: Shelby Wells
Time: Varies– Choose a time slot, one hour each week, Monday-Friday

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MEDICAL REFUGE (FULL)

Assist doctors and dentists while serving the uninsured. No medical experience needed.
Leaders: Caroline Troutman
Time: Varies– Choose a time slot, Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

18

4KIDS

Go into public schools and hang out with at risk children as a mentor and friend.
Leaders: Lauren Murphy
Time: Varies– Choose a time slot, one hour per week, Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

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INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE PARTNER

Meet up with an international student each week, become friends and share your language and culture with each other. This is an amazing way to have a deep impact in the life of an international student.
Time: 1-2 hours each week

INTERNATIONAL GROUPS

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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT BIBLE STUDY

Meet other students, practice listening and speaking in english, grab a free meal (vegetarian option included!), and learn about the Bible!
Leader: Chandra Thomas (UKinternationalFriends@gmail.com)
Time: Tuesdays at 7pm
Place: CSF Building (Columbia Room)

SHIFT GROUPS (FOR FRESHMEN)

All of the Shift Groups will engage in a 10 week study on the life and character of Jesus. Discussion will center on 10 passages of scripture that detail encounters Jesus had with people in the New Testament. Each week groups will talk about a different story from Jesus’ life.

21. GUYS’ SHIFT GROUPS

SHIFT GUYS 1

Time: Mondays at 6pm
Leaders: Ryan Hornback and Caleb Canter

SHIFT GUYS 2

Time: Mondays at 6pm
Leaders: Alex Tysver and Drew Jones

SHIFT GUYS 3

Time: Tuesdays at 5pm
Leaders: Brant Cornelius and William Downer

SHIFT GUYS 4

Time: Wednesdays at 6pm
Leaders: Travis Hearne and Adam Venci

SHIFT GUYS 5

Time: Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Leaders: Luke Stoltz, Connor Fulkerson and Caleb Elliot

 

22. GIRLS’ SHIFT GROUPS

SHIFT GIRLS 1

Time: Mondays at 4:30pm
Leaders: Jamika Johns, Brittany Adkins and Sydney Tripp

SHIFT GIRLS 2

Time: Mondays at 7:30pm
Leaders: Heather Pattison and Sarah Osborne

SHIFT GIRLS 3

Time: Tuesdays at 5pm
Leaders: Stephanie Combs and Courtney Worthington

SHIFT GIRLS 4

Time: Wednesdays at 4pm
Leaders: Kelly Hammack, Jenna Bream and Emily Ledford

SHIFT GIRLS 5

Time: Wednesdays at 6pm
Leaders: Hannah Johnson and Annie Bruner

SHIFT GIRLS 6

Time: Wednesdays at 6pm
Leaders: Sydney Peard and Liz Akins

SHIFT GIRLS 7

Time: Wednesdays at 6pm
Leaders: Hannah Conner and Kate Carman

 

23. CO-ED SHIFT GROUPS

SHIFT CO-ED 1

Time: Mondays at 5:30pm
Leaders: Allen Warford, Michelle Leidgen and Zach Hill

SHIFT CO-ED 2

Time: Mondays at 6pm
Leaders: Logan West, Kellie Upton and Doug Davenport

SHIFT CO-ED 3

Time: Wednesdays at 5pm
Leaders: Katie McCrary and Seth Stewart

SHIFT CO-ED 4

Time: Wednesdays at 5pm
Leaders: Ben Pumpelly, Maddie Pierce and Emily Tanous

SHIFT CO-ED 5

Time: Wednesdays at 6pm
Leaders: Luke Warford and Carmen Eby

SHIFT CO-ED 6

Time: Wednesdays at 7pm
Leaders: Emilee Sarasin, Kyle Bishop and Evan Drysdale

CORE GROUPS

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CORE GROUPS – BIBLE STUDY AND ACCOUNTABILITY

If you’re a sophomore or older and want to get plugged into a group of 8-10 students where you will be challenged to grow every week through bible study and accountability, Core Groups might be for you. Core Groups are at the center of what CSF does and they’re a great opportunity to grow and serve while really getting to know other students. Core Groups happen almost every night of the week all over Lexington. If you’re interested in joining a Core Group just check the Core Group box on the form below.

FILL OUT YOUR INFO BELOW TO SIGN UP

Questions? Email JENNA@UKCSF.ORG if you want more info!