Small Groups

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Susan Ryder

Dir. of Communications, Small Group Coordinator

Office: 717-938-1928 X116

Salem offers many opportunities for adults to Serve and Connect with others and to Grow spiritually. See links to the left for an interest in service or music. The list below represents some of our Small Group offerings. New groups form regularly.  Groups meet onsite and off site in homes.  Questions about small groups can be directed to the Small Group Coordinator, Susan Ryder at or (717) 938-1928.


Click Here for a complete list of Salem's small groups.

Childcare available for groups that meet Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.


Sisters of Salem

When: Wednesdays 6:00 p.m.
What: A small group of women who encourage each other in love as they “do life” together while growing in the grace and knowledge of Jesus Christ. 
Childcare: Yes 


What: An informal group open to women of all ages.  This group shares in a monthly reading selection including best sellers as well as somewhat unknown titles.  Books are not necessarily religious at first glance but many discussions eventually lead to faith issues.
When: The 3rd Thursday of each month
Cost:  Varies depending on book selection. 

Off Site

Sunday Night Lamplighters

What: A small home study group that meets on a weekly basis. 
When: Sunday evenings, 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Home of Dave Kline
Childcare: No

Spirit Growers

 What: A small home study small group that meets weekly.
When: Monday evenings, 7 p.m.
Where:  The home of Randy and Stacey Wilkinson
Childcare: No