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A Small Group consists of 3 or more people who gather together to build community, to grow and serve together. They meet in a variety of places and cover a variety of interests. To see the contact info for each group, click on the Small Group Leader's name.

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Road Cycling

Leader Name:   Aaron Miner
Meeting Time:   Saturdays, 7:30-9am
Location:   Varies
Focus:   Start your weekend morning with a short devotional, prayer, and a bike ride! Start location and route will vary by week. 10-15 mile no-drop ride at a moderate pace (14-18 mph). Everyone is welcome so bring your friends!

Hiking With Kids

Leader Name:   Cathy Margetiak
Meeting Time:   2nd Saturday of the month
Location:   varies, first hike at Manoa Falls
Focus:   We will be exploring kid-friendly (easy to moderate) trails on the island. Babywearers are welcome.

Advanced Hiking - Men's Group

Leader Name:   Ron Brown & Eric Hudson
Meeting Time:   2nd & 4th Saturdays, 9am
Location:   Various trails
Focus:   Phil. 4:13 "For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength." Come & challenge yourself physically as we seek God's strength in dealing with issues of the heart. 5-10 mile hikes & will progress in difficulty. Be prepared & drink water.

The Gym - Men's Group

Leader Name:   Milton Bradley
Meeting Time:   Thursdays, 6:30-8pm
Location:   94-1201 Kauka Blvd Waipahu (Waipio Goodyear)
Focus:   "Where men go to exercise their faith" This is a great place for men to come and discuss life changing and challenging situations, develop different life strategies and to continue to expand their faith in Christ.

Serve Your City

Leader Name:   Milton Bradley
Meeting Time:   4th Sunday's, 5-6:30pm
Location:   94-1201 Kauka Blvd Waipahu (Waipio Goodyear)
Focus:   If you have a passion to share Jesus' love by serving your city, this small group’s for you. Join us as we strategize how to best reach our communities through simple acts of kindness.

Serve Saturday

Leader Name:   Milton Bradley
Meeting Time:   1st Saturday of the month
Location:   varies
Focus:   Outreach is the heartbeat of the church. Join us the first Saturday of every month as we get out and serve our community through various outreaches

Propel Women's Group

Leader Name:   Riley Bell, Jody Peters
Meeting Time:   Wednesday's from 6:00 - 7:30pm
Location:   TBD
Focus:   We equip and empower women from all walks of life. Whether you lead in the boardroom or the playroom, the marketplace or ministry we want to help you understand your identity so you can fulfill your God-given Passion, Purpose, Potential.

Iron Sharpens Iron - Men's Group

Leader Name:   Shawn Withy-Allen
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays, 7:30pm-8:30pm
Location:   Ka Makana Ali'i Food Court
Focus:   We’ll encourage and challenge each other to grow in a variety of ways, the most important being in our relationship with God. We will use a variety of resources and incorporate weekly challenges and accountability to ensure we don’t remain the same.

Called Youth Ministry

Leader Name:   Landon Mauricio
Meeting Time:   Sundays @ 6:30pm
Location:   91-1344 Hoopio St, Ewa Beach
Focus:   CALLED is a ministry created for students to build a relationship with Jesus and other believers around Hawai'i. Captivating messages and awesome faith-related activities everyone from all ages. Let us help you discover God's calling for you!

Second Saturday's Foodies

Leader Name:   Cara Coleman, T Trevino, Ashley Sigafoose
Meeting Time:   2nd Saturday of the Month
Location:   Various restaurants
Focus:   This group is open to all lovers of food! We will meet at a new restaurant each time to explore Oahu’s rich cuisine culture while we fellowship with one another.

Moms: Give Them Grace

Leader Name:   Allison Adams
Meeting Time:   Thursdays, 9-11am
Location:   Ewa Beach, contact for address
Focus:   Being a mom is tough. Join us as we learn to extend God’s grace to other moms and to ourselves, but most importantly to our children with the hopes of guiding them into a lifelong love for Jesus! Women only, children are always welcome!

Manna Running

Leader Name:   Brandon DiBianca
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm
Location:   Kapolei Regional Park (makai parking lot)
Focus:   Veteran runner? New to the game? Manna Runners is for anyone and everyone! Each week we will do a different run workout that will be 3-4 miles in length. Our goal is to improve on our 1 Mile time by 7-10% (Ex. 8:00 down to 7:27)

With God's Grace - Women's Group

Leader Name:   Janis Tanga
Meeting Time:   Thursdays, 6-7:30pm
Location:   Waipio Gentry
Focus:   Our women’s small group is a safe place where we learn to take God’s wisdom apply it in our everyday lives. It’s a place where we encourage each other, pray for each other and learn to practice spiritual habits that transform our hearts.

Women In Leadership

Leader Name:   Sarah Withy-Allen
Meeting Time:   4th Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30pm
Location:   Kapolei
Focus:   Designed for but not exclusive to women in leadership at Manna, this group meets monthly to learn and deepen their relationships with God and one another. We will be using "Guide Your Mind, Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue" by Carol McLeod.

Community Group

Leader Name:   Steve and Rebecca Thorpe
Meeting Time:   1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:15-8pm starting Nov 7
Location:   Thorpe house, Kailua
Focus:   We’ll experience fellowship in Christ and come along side each other to bear each other’s burdens (Galatians 6:2). We’ll share in a potluck style meal, worship, study His word, join in prayer and fellowship with the Holy Spirit. Children welcome!

Wild At Heart - Men's Group

Leader Name:   Lexan Lomibao
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays, 6-7:30pm
Location:   Varies
Focus:   We’ll be going through the book “Wild at Heart: Discovering the Secret of a Man’s Soul” written by John Eldredge. We will embark on a journey to take back our masculinity by discovering the true identity of a mighty, passionate, and wild Son of God.

Pearl Harbor/Hickam Family & Food Group

Leader Name:   Aaron & Amanda Miner
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays, 5:30-7:30pm
Location:   The Miner's
Focus:   Join us for some good food and fellowship! We’ll spend the first 6 weeks with the study, “Marriage: Built to Last” by Chip Ingram. Additional study to follow. Main course will be provided but bring a small side or dessert. Child care is available.

Marriage/Couple's Group

Leader Name:   Dean & Cindy Arakaki
Meeting Time:   2nd & 4th Wednesdays, 6:30-8pm
Location:   Waikele
Focus:   We will be going through "The Art of Marriage"

GROWTH TRACK - First Step

Leader Name:   Tyson Lum
Meeting Time:   This group consists of a series of 5-10 minute videos with interactive questions that you can do at your own pace. In person discussion and face to face gatherings will be at the convenience of those in the group.
Location:   Your smartphone, laptop, notebook or ipad.
Focus:   This group focuses on developing the healthy habits of a follower of Jesus: consistency in reading the Bible, prayer, worship, and more. If you are going to fulfill your potential, it’s critical that you learn how to consistently connect with Him.

GROWTH TRACK - Next Step

Leader Name:   Shawn Withy-Allen
Meeting Time:   Sundays, 10:45-11:30am (also available in video format via email interactions)
Location:   'Olino Theatres Lanai
Focus:   In Next Step we discuss Who we are, Why we are, Where we’re going, and What part you play in Manna Church. If you are in the process of deciding if Manna Church is for you or you know 100% that this is your church home, this group is a must for you.

SERVE Team - Worship

Leader Name:   Brit Kentner
Meeting Time:   Sunday mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   Love to sing? Play an instrument? Join the Worship Team! We love to help people connect to God through music.

SERVE Team - Set-up

Leader Name:   Jermaine Adams
Meeting Time:   Sundays, 6:30am
Location:   'Olino Theatre
Focus:   Join us at 6:30am as we transform the movie theaters into a great place to celebrate who God is and what He’s doing! Breakfast, good talks, and personal satisfaction included.

SERVE Team - Hospitality

Leader Name:   Teresa "T" Trevino
Meeting Time:   Sunday mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   Are you interested in serving behind the scenes? Do you love food? Do you love making people happy through food? We provide breakfast & coffee service on Sunday mornings for our amazing Manna SERVE Teams, attendees and guests.

SERVE Team - Production

Leader Name:   Brandon DiBianca
Meeting Time:   Sunday mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   Like the tech side of things? Want to learn more about lighting, cameras, and mixing sound? The Production Team loves to help people have an excellent and distraction-free worship experience.

SERVE Team - Teardown

Leader Name:   Lexan Lomibao
Meeting Time:   Sundays, 10:30am
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   Join us after 2nd service to transform Manna back into theaters by helping teardown and load equipment. An easy team to join, learn on the spot, and meet some great people!

SERVE Team - Safety

Leader Name:   Ron Brown
Meeting Time:   Sunday Mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   This team monitors the premises and helps to maintain a secure environment so our guests feel confident and comfortable during service. Background check required.

SERVE Team - MannaKids Check-In

Leader Name:   Lorilyn Lopez
Meeting Time:   Sunday Mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   This team greets families with a smile and makes them feel welcome, while creating a safe environment that families feel comfortable and confident in by checking children in properly at the desk. Background check required.

SERVE Team - MannaKids Nursery

Leader Name:   Sarah Petway
Meeting Time:   Sunday Mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   This team loves to hug & hold our infants age birth-36 months. They help our little ones adjust to the nursery when parents head in to service, while making our parents feel comfortable when leaving their children with us. Background check required.

SERVE Team - MannaKids PreSchool

Leader Name:   Kerry Musgrave
Meeting Time:   Sunday Mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   This team loves on our preschoolers ages 3-5 years by creating an exciting environment where they can learn about God through fun worship, an age appropriate teaching, and crafts. Background check required.

SERVE Team - MannaKids Elementary

Leader Name:   Preston Musgrave
Meeting Time:   Sunday Mornings
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   This team loves on our K-5th graders by creating an exciting environment where they can learn about God through fun worship, an age appropriate teaching, small groups, and crafts. Background check required.

SERVE Team - Host

Leader Name:   Cindy Arakaki
Meeting Time:   Sundays
Location:   'Olino/Manna
Focus:   From welcoming our guests as they step foot on property, to assisting them to their seats, to their next step at Manna, this team does everything we can to make sure every single person at Manna is "hosted" from start to finish.

Zumba

Leader Name:   Jazmin Orse
Meeting Time:   Tuesdays, 5-6pm
Location:   94-223 Hanawai Circle 96797, HI, Waipahu
Focus:   A place where you can be yourself without worrying who is watching. A place where you are able to workout and have fun with it too. This group will be a place where you can build relationships and pray with one another.