Small Groups are the HUB of our church. 

What are small groups? A voluntary gathering of 5-12 people that meet on a weekly basis to encourage each other to apply the truth of God's word in their daily lives.

What should I expect? Snacks, discussion about Sunday's message, laughter, and prayer.

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Sermon Based Small Groups 2014

Summer Small Groups start the week of July 13 and go until the week of August 17 (6 weeks).

If you are not currently in a Small Group, please sign-up before or after the service at the Info table on Sunday, June 29, July 6 or July 13 or contact


Ben Johnson and Abby Lau
Open to Everyone (Currently Full)
Sundays Noon-2:00pm (bring your own lunch)
Located at City Church
Ben is an avid Disney fan, works at Disneyland and is always down for a good movie. Abby is a physical therapist and likes to bake all kinds of delicious treats. Both Ben and Abby have been attending City Church for about 2 years and are excited to be in a Small Group with YOU! Come bring lunch or a snack and we'll learn about Jesus together.


  Traci Villegas and Elisa Jimenez
  Ladies Small Group
Mondays 6:30-8:30pm
  Located in Fullerton
  Traci has been working for the Disneyland Resort for 10 years. She enjoys lazy days watching television or a movie, but stays active by going to the gym and on hikes. Traci has been part of City Church from the beginning. She loves how Small Groups have and continue to help her build and strengthen her relationship with Christ and fellow believers. // Elisa has been attending City Church for over 2 years and enjoys serving on the worship team. She loves meeting new people and spending time with her family and friends. Elisa also loves movies and food and will be down to go out or watch a movie almost anywhere, anytime.

  Pastor Rick and Alyson Crockett
  Parents with Younger Kids Small Group (Babies and Toddlers;
  Currently Full)
  Mondays 6:00-8:00pm
  Located in Anaheim
  Pastor Rick and Alyson have been married for 13 years and have the two coolest kids on the planet. Rick serves as a pastor at City Church and Alyson is on staff as the ministry coordinator. They love coffee, warm chocolate chip cookies, and 90s hip-hop.


  Jeff and Michelle Cottrell
  Open to Everyone Small Group
  Tuesdays 7:00-9:00pm
  Located in Yorba Linda
  Jeff and Michelle have been married for 5 years; they have two boys, Cody (18) and Carson (5). Family time and work keep them pretty busy. However, they always find time for football season. They are BIG Seahawks fans, but even BIGGER Jesus fans.

   Kevin Kress and Matt Provencio
   Young Adults Small Group (Currently Full)

   Tuesdays 7:00-9:00pm
   Located in Anaheim
   Kevin is a nerd, no questions about it. From theology and theory to Lord of the Rings and Star Wars, he'll be able to talk your ear off about most anything. Most of all, he's passionate about growing alongside his brothers and sisters in a Christ-centered community. // Matt has been attending City Church for about one year now and serves as City Church's Tech Ministry Leader. Matt works for Evangelical Christian Credit Union as a Member Services Rep and he enjoys spending time with friends, family and meeting new people. In his free time, he can be found driving for Lyft.

  Chrizle Reyes
  New to City Church Small Group
  Tuesdays 7:00-9:00pm
  Located at City Church
  Chrizle is City Church's Creative/Worship Director. She also works for Ideation, a creative agency as lead of events. Currently, she's probably eating a bowl of ice cream or enjoying a savory pastry. She loves making new friends and sharing a good meal.


  Pastor Kyle and Lisa
  New to City Church Small Group (Currently Full)
  Wednesdays 7:00-9:00pm
  Located in Anaheim
  Pastor Kyle and Lisa started City Church in September of 2009 and have been married for 6 years. They have an adorable dog named Lucie (3) and open their home to high school international students. They love Small Groups, people and the hot tub.


  Brenda Hill
Ladies Small Group
12:30-2:30pm (bring your own lunch)
  Located in Anaheim
  Brenda has been married for 31 years and has two grown sons. Brenda and Tim are the owners of Chain Reaction and have been a part of City Church since the beginning. Brenda's group is for ladies looking for a mid-day Bible study or for those unable to stay up past 9pm. They gather together for food, fellowship and fun as they dig deeper into the Sunday sermon and support each other with love and prayer.

  Rick and Sheryl Cree
  Open to Everyone Small Group
  Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm
  Located in Garden Grove
  Rick and Sheryl have been married for 30 years and have four children. Sheryl is a postpartum doula and Rick is a property manager, so both deal with whining babies every day. Their family motto is "Love God, serve people, have a blast."
  Josh and Jessica Johnson
  Couples Small Group
  Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm
  Located in Fullerton
  Josh and Jessica are newlyweds who love Jesus, their community of friends and going on adventures. With three months of experience in the marriage department, they are pretty much experts on married life. They welcome you to join them in their "Retro Grandpa" style apartment for fun and fellowship as they seek to deepen their love for Christ.


  Pastor Kyle
  Men's Small Group
  Fridays 6:30-8:00am
  Located in Anaheim
  Pastor Kyle loves Apple products, coffee, coke and eating out. This men of prayer Small Group is for early risers who wouldn't otherwise have time to be in a group.

Brian and Patty Todd
Open to Everyone Small Group
Fridays 6:30-9:00pm
Located in Anaheim
 Brian and Patty became a part of City Church in July 2014 when Portico Church merged into City Church. They have been married for 37 years and have a 100 year old house in the Historical District of Anaheim. They love Small Groups, people and cruise ships to anywhere.


  GriefShare Small Group led by Kim Luke (Starting in September)
  Saturdays 8:30-10:30am
  Located at City Church
GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. If you've been grieving the loss of a spouse, child, family member or friend, and need help learning to cope and put your life back together again, join us anytime at GriefShare.

 *City Church location as of Sunday, July 6: 701 West Broadway Anaheim, CA 92805. For the church office, go to the back, up the stairs and City Central is the second room on the right (room 18).