SBC’s 55+ Ministry is designed for adults 55 and up and offers opportunities to connect, enjoy fellowship, grow in your faith, and use your God-given gifts to encourage others. Join one of our many Bible studies offered for women and men or our marriage enrichment classes for couples. We also invite you to join our Hearty Souls weekday study, get involved in local outreach serving opportunities, or attend one of our many fun events. We have a place for you!

For information about these, or to offer suggestions for other activities, contact


Upcoming Events

Hearty Souls

Wednesdays, Summer: June 1, July 20, August 3, 17 | 9:30-11:15am | Shea A8 and on Zoom
September thru May we meet weekly

If you would like to connect with other senior adults (typically 60+), come be a part of Hearty Souls. We meet weekly on Wednesday mornings for fellowship, worship, study, and inspiration! Join us for coffee and fellowship at 9:30am and then enjoy our program that starts at 10am and includes teaching from various pastors, hymn singing, prayer, and news about our missionaries. Come anytime and you will be warmly welcomed!

For more information, contact Joyce Graham at 480.824.7334.

Chapel Bible Study

Mondays, resuming September 12 | 10am | Shea A7

Connect with others for a weekly Monday morning study. People of all ages and stages of life welcome, and no registration is required—just come whenever you can. For more information, contact Pastor Rae Larson at 480.824.7267.

Fitness & Balance

Tuesdays | 10-11am | Zoom
Thursdays | 10-11am | Shea YTH 7|8 Room and Zoom

FITNESS/BALANCE for Seniors is of potentially life-saving importance. We offer a weekly class specifically designed for people over 55 years of age at our Shea Campus. Your first visit is free and if you would like to come back, the class is $5. You do not need to register. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and clothes as exercises are done while sitting in chairs. We have fun, too! We know God numbers our days, but how we live them is up to us. Come make friends who, like you, want to live a long, healthy life! Contact Ramona Smith at 480.824.7241, to learn more and to have the Zoom link emailed to you for Monday classes.

Lunch Bunch

Tuesdays, resumes September 13 | 12:30pm | North Ridge A1
Leaders: Allen Keyser, Janet Limmer

Come join us for the Lunch Bunch each Tuesday. We will be studying the book of Exodus. We have the time of our lives – fun…food…Bible Study…and make great friends. What more would you want? Oh…don’t forget to bring your lunch!

For more information, contact Janet Limmer at 602.430.5830. We’d love to have you join us!

Creative Events

Prayer Shawl Ministry
First meeting time is Thursday, September 1st, before Labor Day
1st Monday of every month, 10am, The Café at SBC

Do you love to knit or crochet? Join us for a great time together as we learn to make prayer shawls that will be a blessing to others. We will teach you if you do not know how to knit or crochet! Contact Joyce Graham at 480-824-7334.