101 SW Raintree Dr. | Lee's Summit, MO 64082  816-537-8111

Adults (Groups)

Weekly Adult Groups

At Raintree, we don’t want to be a church with small groups, we want to be a church OF small groups. This means that groups are crucial to accomplishing our purpose as a biblical church. For some of Pastor Ryan’s thoughts on why small groups matter, click HERE.

Sunday Mornings, 9:15am

Raintree 101 (starts again January 7th) (vid

  • For guests and those wanting to know more about Raintree (more info HERE)
  • 4 weeks usually starting 1st Sunday each month (assuming class is filled)
  • Led by Pastor Ryan and Jeff Fitzgerald
  • Church: Meeting Room in Offices
  • Email Ryan@raintreechurch.com to sign up

The Book of Colossians (co-ed, starting Jan. 7th) (vid)

Men’s Group (“Praying With Paul- TGC study, starting Jan. 14th) (vid)

Women’s Group (The Book of Hebrews, starting Jan. 14th) (vid)   

Children’s Bible Studies (0 yr old thru 5th grade, ongoing) (vid)                    

Student Bible Study (6th-12th grade, ongoing) (vid)                        

Sunday Nights, 5pm 

Book Club (vid) (starting up Jan. 14th)

  • Facilitated by Pastor Ryan (ryan@raintreechurch.com)
  • Church (Fellowship Hall)
  • We read selected chapters, then come together to talk about them
  • Sunday Nights, 5pm (unless Family Meeting is scheduled)
  • Current Book: The Pilgrim’s Progress, by John Bunyan


Women’s Study (vid)

  • Sing a New Song (Psalms) by Lydia Brownback (starts January 16th)
  • Led by Pam Shaner
  • 11am-1pm in Lee’s Summit (email pattycason1@gmail.com for address)

Women’s Study  (vid)

  • When the Hurt Runs Deep: Healing and Hope for Life’s Desperate Moments by Kay Arthur
  • Led by Shirley Brookens
  • 6:30pm at the Church (Student Room- upstairs)

Wednesday Evenings, 6:30pm 

Gospel-Centered Outreach (Erik Raymond) (starting Jan. 17th) (vid)

  • 9 weeks to explore what it means for a church to be a community with a message and a mission to the world.
  • Facilitated by Pastor Ryan
  • Fellowship Hall

Treehouse Kids! (Preschool-5th grade) (vid) (starting back Jan. 10th)

  • Organized by Karen Krahn (karenk@raintreechurch.com)
  • Strong Focus on memorizing Scripture with song, games, and teaching.
  • Childcare for 3 and under

Student Ministry (6th-12th grade) (vid) (starting back Jan. 10th)

  • Led by Stephen Buller (stephen@raintreechurch.com)
  • Student Room (upstairs)
  • Optional: Time of fellowship from 6:00-6:30 for anyone wanting to come early. Every 3rd Wednesday we will have a “creative fellowship” time for anyone there.


Young Adults Group (starts back Jan. 11th) (vid)

“Experience the Bible in Historical Context” (starts Jan. 11th) (vid)

  • “Walking with God in the Desert,” by Ray Vander Laan
  • Led by Vergil Nelson (vergilnelson@gmail.com)
  • Thursdays from 6-7:45pm
  • Church (Crocodile Cove- kids wing)