Regional Bible Studies

Bible Psalm 119

Sunnyvale Bible Study #1: This Bible study meets every other week at 7:30pm on Friday evenings at the Lam residence. Peter Lam currently leads this home group, which consists of a demographically diverse group of individuals from different age groups and life stages. Currently, Peter is leading the group through a study of the book of Job. There is no particular curriculum used aside from the Bible itself; each week, Peter prepares the group with an e-mail reviewing the previous lesson and reading assignments and questions in preparation for the next lesson. The study is open for anyone of any age or affinity group to attend.

The Sunnyvale Couples with Children Home Group: This study meets weekly at 7:00pm on Wednesday evenings at the Tsai residence. Patrick Tsai and Stephen Carnagua co-lead this group. The group consists of couples with young children (infants to pre-school age), and is exclusive to this age and affinity group. Each week, the group discusses the message from the previous Sunday Sermon over dinner. The group is open for anyone with young children to attend (children are welcome to join the meetings).

Menlo Park Home Group: The Menlo Park Home Group will meet once a month on Fridays at 6pm in Menlo Park. Kijoon Lee, Armen Boldi, and Kevin Chien are currently leading this group through 1 Peter. This group is geared towards building one another up in accountability and prayer. 

Milpitas Bible Study: The Milpitas Bible study meets weekly at 7:30pm on Tuesday evenings at the Salinas’ residence. Mark Regan currently leads this home group, which consists of a demographically diverse group of individuals from different age groups and life stages. Currently, Mark is leading the group through a study of the book of Romans. Aside from the Bible itself, there is no particularly curriculum being used.

Women’s Study #1 - Milpitas: The Milpitas Precepts Women’s Bible Study meets weekly at 6:50pm on Monday evenings at Park Victoria Baptist Church. Donna Facha is currently leading this study. The group consists mainly of older women, though all women are welcome to attend. Donna is currently leading the group through Acts, using the Precepts Bible Study Workbook curriculum. Each week, as a preparation for the study, individuals are given approximately five hours of homework on a particular passage in which they have to personally exegete the passage using various hermeneutical tools. After studying the passage together, the group gets together for prayer. This study is only open to women, and only to those who are committed to working through the curriculum and doing the necessary homework.

Women’s Study #2 – Sunnyvale: This Sunnyvale Women’s Bible Study meets every other week at 10:00am on Tuesday mornings at the Sunnyvale SDA church facility. Helen Tsai is currently leading the group through a study of the book Treasuring Christ When Your Hands are Full by Gloria Furman. 

Women's Study #3 - Mountain View: The Mountain View Precepts Women's Bible study meets on Thursday nights at 7:00pm. Currently, this group is going through the book of Hebrews. 

Grace Campus Ministries - Menlo Park: Grace Campus Ministries is a Bible study for Stanford students and young professionals. We meet on Tuesday nights in Menlo Park from 7:00pm-9:00pm. We share a good homemade meal, prayer, teaching, and worship through song. This year we will be studying the book of Romans. 

Each Bible Study has a time of fellowship, study, and prayer. The Bible study teachers are godly leaders who are overseen by the staff. For more information, please contact J. R. Cuevas at jrcuevas@gbfsv.org.