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Small Groups


Grace offers a variety of small groups to allow you to connect with others of similar interests. See below for a list of the currently active groups. Reach out to the church office or the Group Leader if you are interested in participating.

Grace Fantasy Football League

Open to: Males

If you love football but others wish you wouldn't play it then this group is for you. This group gets together each football season for a 12-team fantasy league. Leader: Nathan Henson

Dude Food

Open to: Males

The name says it all. If you are a guy who's spiritual gifting is cooking and/or eating- this group is for you! The group meets regularly (of course) and socialize. In 2017 the group found the best burger in Baton Rouge, who knows what 2018 will hold? Leader: Nathan Henson

Manly Men

Open to: Males

Simply put, this group loves to get together and bond over outdoor activities, such as hunting, fishing, or shooting guns. Leader: Brayton Duncan

Gun Club

Open to: Males

If you enjoy shooting this is the group for you. This group often visits gun ranges to practice shooting and even participates in tactical training together. Leader: Troy Soileau


Open to: Females ages 12-25

A bible study for young ladies to discuss and learn the biblical principles of becoming a strong contributor to God's kingdom. Leader: Breanna Turpin


Open to: Females ages 12+

Pillar is a ladies discipleship ministry based on Titus 2:3-5. The vision of Pillar is to intentionally develop friendships among women of different generations. Women invest in the lives of each other through weekly prayer, encouragement, guidance, listening, and loving. The goal is to form strong and lasting relationships that are a source of support, growth, and strength. Leader: Kara Soileau

Threads of Grace

Open to: Females

A social group which meets regularly to learn the art of sewing, knitting and socializing. Leader: Renita Hoskins

Card-Making Class

Open to: Females

A social group which meets regularly to create custom-made cards and socialize. Leader: Sheila Landry

Ladies Prayer Group

Open to: Females

A prayer group specifically designed for women gifted in prayer and looking to make an impact in our community through regular, unified prayer. Leader: Melanie Tipler


Open to: Anyone ages 50+

A social group for our established saints which includes great food, non-stop laughs and trips all over the place- there's no telling where they are headed to next! Leader: Tom Laidlaw, Dianne Bowling


Open to: Anyone ages 25-40

More than just a Sunday School class, NEXT is the backbone of Grace church. In addition to meeting on Sunday mornings to dig into God's word, this group meets periodically outside of class to socialize and have fun together (usually involving food). Leader: Jason Cooper

Grace Reach (5:16)

Open to: Anyone

An outreach group dedicated to serving our community and making a difference. Leader: Ben Teer

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