Family matters groups

  • Help & Hope for the Single Parent

    An 8-week study in which Dr. Evans gives single parents an encouraging reminder - You are not alone!  And your children have the most amazing parent in the Lord.  God can and will help you take care of your children.  There is help & hope for the single parent.  Free childcare is available.

    Click the graphic to register for Help & Hope for the Single Parent.

    Day:  Sundays

    Time:  11a-12:30p

    Location:  Stone Ridge Elementary, Room 44

    Materials:  Visit Amazon Smile to purchase your study material.  Be sure to choose Yosemite Church as your charitable organization.

  • Accelerate:  Parenting Teenagers Towards Adulthood

    A study that helps parents seek the wisdom of the Holy Spirit and link arms with church leaders and other significant adults to begin to parent in fresh new ways.  Soon you may see your own high school graduates well on their way adulthood, deeply in love with Christ, and wanting nothing more than His glory.

    Click the graphic to register for Accelerate.

    Day:  Wednesdays

    Time:  9-10:30a

    Location:  Private home in

    Materials:  Purchase your study material at LifeWay.

  • Sticky Faith

    Sticky Faith is geared to spark a movement that empowers adults to develop robust and log-term faith in kids of all ages.  This study shows parents how to encourage their children's spiritual growth so that it will stick with them into adulthood.

    Click the graphic to register for Sticky Faith.

    Day:  Wednesdays

    Time:  6-7:30p

    Location:  Private home in Atwater

    Materials:  Purchase your study material at the church office.

  • boundaries with kids

    An 8-week study to help you raise kids who will take responsibility for their own lives and attitudes.  Parents, you will learn how to set loving limits, bring control to an out-of-control life, define appropriate boundaries and consequences for children, and much more.  Free childcare available.

    Click the graphic to register for Boundaries With Kids.

    Day:  Wednesdays

    Time:  6:30-8:30p

    Location:  Half Dome, Room 407

    Material:  Visit Amazon Smile to purchase your study material.  Be sure to choose Yosemite Church as your charitable organization.

  • The Smart StepFamily

    Leading stepfamily expert Ron L. Deal reveals the seven fundamental steps to blended family success and provides practical, realistic solutions to the issues you face as a stepfamily.  Whether married or soon-to-be married, you'll discover how to solve the everyday puzzles of stepparenting and stepchildren relationships, communicate effectively with an ex-spouse, and handle stepfamily finances confidently.  Free childcare available.

    Click the graphic to register for The Smart Stepfamily.

    Day:  Wednesdays

    Time:  6:30-8:30p

    Location:  Half Dome,  Room 304

    Materials:  Visit Amazon Smile to purchase your study material.  Be sure to choose Yosemite Church as your charitable organization.

  • Smart Stepfamily marriage

    Leading authority Ron L. Deal and marriage & family expert David Olson show you how to build on your relationship strengths and improve your weaknesses.  Whether you're dating, engaged, a young stepfamily, or an empty-nest couple, The Smart Stepfamily Marriage gives you the tools you need at any stage to create a remarriage that will last.  Free childcare available.

    Click the graphic to register for Smart Stepfamily Marriage.

    Day:  Thursdays

    Time:  6:30-8:30p

    Location:  Half Dome, Room 304

    Material:  Visit Amazon Smile to purchase your study material.  Be sure to choose Yosemite Church as your charitable organization.


  • Marriage Oneness

    This highly engaging, 8-week video-based series offers practical marriage help.  The series equips couples with marriage help in 7 key areas:  Communication, Money, Sexual Intimacy, Family & Friends, Conflict Resolution, Spiritual Beliefs, and Roles & Responsibilities.

    Free childcare available.

    Click the graphic to register for Marriage Oneness.

    Day:  Thursdays

    Time:  6:30-8p

    Location:  Half Dome, Room 303

    Materials:  Purchase your study material at FamilyLife.

  • The Art Of Marriage

    Marriage, the way God intended it to be, is a true art form.   The Art of Marriage weaves together expert teaching, real-life stories, humorous vignettes, and more to portray both the challenges and the beauty of God's design.

    Click the graphic to register for The Art of Marriage.

    Day:  Saturdays

    Time:  3:30-5p

    Location:  Private home in Merced

    Materials:  Purchase your study material at FamilyLife.