Independent Presbyterian Church
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Fellowship Groups

Living in Community--
"...I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly."  John 10:10b
IPC offers a variety of fellowship opportunities thoughout the church life. We hope that you will explore these opportunities and find groups that interest you and your family. 
Young Adults
College Connections- For college age students in town or out-of-town.  For more information, please contact Genia Brawley at  
Young Adults. Open to all young adults, including college students, singles, professionals, and couples age 35 and younger. Activities include:  Conrad's Coffeehouse, Sunday brunches, cookouts, service opportunities. For more information/suggestions, please contact Nancy Skinner (933-1830) or Cindy Shaw (933-3696).

Presbyterian Women -  All women who are members of IPC are automatically members of Presbyterian Women.  
Faith in Motion - Running and devotion group.   FB page for Faith in Motion
Yoga Classes - Free to members and others in community.
Partners - Parents of young children; they host covered dish dinners, Parents' Night Out an annual marriage retreat and the IPC Fall Festival for all ages. For information, contact Cindy Shaw (933-3696)
Members in the Middle  IPC members in their 40s, 50s, and 60ish plus.  This group gets together for dinners and other social gatherings.  For information, contact Cindy Shaw  (933-3696) or Nancy Skinner  (933-1830)
Dinners for Eight - A fellowship group sharing dinners in members' homes. This adult group includes couples and singles. Dinners are held quarterly. You may register on-line. For information, contact Betsy Middlebrooks, 933.3731 or Fairy Sutherland.
Knitting Ministry - A fellowship group and a ministry together. Open to anyone who wishes to knit/crochet a shawl (or learn)while in prayer for the recipient of the shawl.
Older Adults
The 4th Quarter- The older adult ministry of IPC. Some are fans of the famous football coach Bear Bryant who always claimed "-the 4th quarter is ours!" Hence the name of this group who believe the 4th Quarter of life is theirs for fun and fellowship. The fun continues through the Bridge Groups. 
4th Quarter Lunch Bunch -  Older adult ministry of IPC.  Lunch Bunch Meets for lunch at various restaurants on the 4th Tuesday each month. For reservations: Contact Jeannine Usher (933.3694) if you'd like to go.   
Rovers Supper Club -  Rovers is a covered dish supper club that meets once a quarter in members' homes. The group's members are generally age 65+ but all are welcome -- couples or singles.  Contact Jeannine Usher (933-3694) or   if you would like to be added to the mailing list.
IPC Bridge Groups - Beginning and advanced bridge. Groups meet in room 305 on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Rovers - Couples and singles age 65 +.
Birmingham Men's Club - An organization of men from all sections of greater Birmingham, who meet each fourth Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. where the members socialize with friends and make new ones. At 11:00 a delightful meal is served in the Great Hall.  The Group is unique because they are retired men from differing social and economic backgrounds who are drawn together for fellowship and the inspiration of a challenging speaker.  Contact Jeannine Usher (933-3694) or   if you would like to be added to the mailing list.