In-person programs are suspended until further notice. Some may be meeting virtually. Contact the Ministry Leader or Church Office for more information.

A variety of small groups and events are offered at Friends that provide the opportunity for men, ages 18 and older, to fellowship and share a meal together. Check out our offerings below:


  • Special Events:  For a list of special events, click here.
  • Men's Monthly Connect:  Join us on the 1st Saturday of every month for a time of spiritual growth, fellowship, and food.
    • When:  1st Saturday of the Month from 7:30 am to 9:00 am
    • Where:  Room 227 (Enter building at entrance A)
    • Contact:  Pastor Erik Marshall at

  • Men's Breakfast Fellowship:  Join other men of the church for breakfast and fellowship as your schedule permits. Consider inviting a friend and buying them breakfast!
    • When:  Thursdays @ 7:00 am
    • WhereCrazy Egg Cafe 1237 E 305th St, Wickliffe, OH 44092

  • Men's Dinner Fellowship:  Join other men of the church for an evening meal and fellowship as your schedule permits. Consider inviting a friend or bringing your son.
    • When:  4th Monday of the Month @ 6:30 pm
    • WhereFlavors on the Vine 34860 Vine St, Eastlake, OH 44095
    • Contact: Mike Nagy (440) 463-5517

  • Group Life:  Groups for men are offered throughout the year. Click here to see what's available.

  • EFC-ER Men's Retreat:  Men of our church are welcome to participate in our denomination's annual Men's Retreat in September.  

  • Friends Church Coed Softball Team:  For ages 16 and older. We play in the North Coast Church League with 11 other area churches. Practices begin in late April, the season begins late May, and concludes at the end of July. Games are played on Thursdays or Fridays beginning at 6:15 pm. The cost is $25 per person. Contact Sam Santilli at  if you are interested in joining or would like more information.