Summer at Fairfax

Summer Groups

Summer groups, classes, and events are kicking off soon!

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WEEKLY FELLOWSHIP & STUDY

Summer Small Groups

Learn about summer bible study group options for men, women, single young adults, and students.

Connect with new friends this summer through one of our summer small groups!

Men and women’s groups will meet at the church on Thursdays at 7pm.

Our single young adults (ages 18-28) meet weekly for bible study on Wednesdays at 7pm at the church. We also will have various other fun events like volleyball tournaments, hikes, game nights, and more!

Middle and high school students, our Hangar team has an incredible summer planned for you! Join us weekly for summer services at 4:30pm on Sundays, and see all our students events here.

Ready? Sign up for summer small groups here.

LEARN & GROW TOGETHER

Classes & Care

Want to learn to study the Bible? Looking for resources to help you navigate parenting in the digital era? View our summer classes.

Summer is the perfect time to take a class! These are one-night opportunities to grow in community.

One Book, One Story

This one-night class is designed to walk us through the Scriptures, become familiar with key elements and how they all fit together into one unified story focusing on Jesus. For more information, contact kathleenotchy@fairfax.cc.

Sign up here.

Developing Discerning Kids: Parenting in a Tech World

Parents, do you ever feel like you don’t know what to do about your kid and technology?  You are not alone, and it’s not too late to help your child develop a healthy relationship with technology. This one-night event is designed to encourage parents as they navigate their child through learning self-control and discernment.

Care Groups

In addition to our ongoing care groups, these summer care offerings are designed to help you navigate life’s challenges and be the person God called you to be.

Summer Reading List

Looking for a few book ideas to encourage you in your faith this summer?

Our Summer 2022 reading list features Christian classics, more contemporary reads, healing texts, and books the family can discuss together!

Christian Classic Reads

  • The Hiding Place – Corrie Ten Boom
  • Turn Morning Into Dancing – Henri Nouwen
  • The Screwtape Letters – C.S. Lewis
  • The Cost of Discipleship – Deitrich Bonhoeffer
  • Celebration of Discipline – Richard Foster
  • Strength to Love – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Healing Texts

  • Beyond Color Blind – Sarah Shin
  • Friend-ish – Kelly Needham
  • Embrace – Leroy Barber
  • Before You Split – Toni Nieuwhof
  • Redeeming Heartache – Dan Allendar
  • Anxious – Amy Simpson
  • No Cure for Being Human – Kate Bowlen
  • Boundaries– Henry Cloud
  • Grace for the Children – Matthew Stanford

Newer Reads

  • Hope in Times of Fear – Tim Keller
  • On Earth as in Heaven – N.T. Wright
  • WayMaker – Ann Voscamp
  • On Death – Tim Keller
  • The Soul of Desire – Curt Thompson
  • Wholehearted Faith – Rachel Held Evans
  • Miracles and Other Reasonable Things: A Rhythm of Prayer – Sarah Bessey
  • The Meaning of Marriage – Tim Keller
  • I Guess I Haven’t Learned That Yet – Shauna Niequist
  • Find Your People – Jennie Allen
  • Gentle Answer – Scott Sauls
  • The Life We Are Looking For – Andy Crouch
  • Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers – Dane Ortlund
  • The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry – John Mark Comer
  • The Circle Maker – Mark Batterson

Family Reads for Good Discussions

  • What if We Took Everything Jesus Said Seriously? – Skye Jethani
  • The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe – C.S. Lewis

Want a full view of everything coming up at Fairfax Church? Visit our Events Calendar.