Saturday 6:30 PM | Sunday 9:15 AM & 11:15 AM | Wednesday 7 PM
Sat 6:30 PM | Sun 9:15 AM & 11:15 AM | Wed 7 PM

Circle of Friends

Q: What is a COF?

A: A Circle of Friends (COF):

1. Is a group of people who meet together regularly for the purpose of developing a deeper relationship with God and each other.

2. Is more then just a ministry; it is the fundamental building block for all parts of our church.

3.Gives us a structure for our church vision which is SCS “Sharing Christ with a lost world, Connecting People and Serving Others in our community”.


Q: Who are COF’s for?

A: Whether you’re brand-new to Gloucester or you’ve been coming for years, a COF is a great next step for anyone who wants to grow in their relationship with God and others through relationships.


Q: What is a typical COF meeting like?

A: Each COF is unique, but generally all groups have some social time with snacks and conversation up front, followed by a time of study and prayer. The meeting will last somewhere around 1 &1/2 to 2 hours.


Q: Where do COF’s typically meet?

A: Usually in the leader’s home.


Q: I would like to join a COF. How do I do that?

A: There are a few easy ways to join:

1. Click on this link to see the current groups that are meeting.  You can contact anyone of them directly.

2. Contact Pastor Dewey Hatton by
email at
phone 856-582-0222 x241.


Q: I would like to lead a COF. How do I do that?

A: Contact Pastor Dewey Hatton by email at or by phone 856-582-0222 x241.