Unless otherwise noted, classes begin at 6 p.m. Jan. 8.
Dinner will be served at 5 p.m. each Wednesday in Pirtle Hall. Cost is $5 for adults and $1 for kids 12 and under. Make reservations in the Welcome Center for dinner each week.
Pastor’s Bible Study: 1 Corinthians: Empowered Living in a Troubled Time
Room 148 (the Hub)
Leader: Pastor Melanie
All of us need more of Jesus. The first book Paul wrote to the church in Corinth provides us with 14 keys of how to live an empowered life in troubled times. Learn how to fight better, how to find true wisdom, how to recover when we sin, how to experience Christ in communion, how to let Christ love us more fully and lead a truly empowered life.
Room 232 (Disciples Classroom)
Leader: Janet Tyner
Into the Word helps readers deepen their understanding of scripture and make connections between what they already know and what they are reading. Each week you will encounter three spiritual disciplines, learn what they are and how you can engage those disciplines.
Room 115 (Library)
Leader: Rev. David Dorn
Your soul’s resting place is in God; join us for a journey that will take you to that home. This six-week study written by John Ortberg will take you on an exploration of the soul from the perspective of someone who has struggled to understand and care for his own soul. Discover what the soul needs and how to develop practices of grace, gratitude and growth.
Room 225 (New Life Classroom)
Leader: Regina Childress
Find and fulfill your unique purpose in life. This six-session study will take you to the next level of purpose to reveal how God designed you and help you see how that design fits the intention for which you were created.
Room 240 (Arts and Crafts Room)
Jan. 22–March 6
Leaders: Dr. Doug and Gina Baker
Your marriage matters to God. It matters to your kids. It matters to your church. It matters to your community. Come make an investment in your most important earthly relationship. Our time will be encouraging, informative and fun! Couples will have an opportunity to submit topics they want covered in our time together. Invite your friends. Open to couples of all ages.
Room 242 (Trinity Classroom)
Leader: Amy Kirby
God designed our bodies to be healthy, providing everything we need to thrive and live abundantly. With assistance from medical professionals, Pastor Rick Warren created this journey towards wholistic health. Together we will learn the key five essentials: faith, food, fitness, focus and friends.
Room 233 (Builders Classroom)
Leader: Josh Trammel
Author and pastor Craig Groeschel helps you uncover who you really are - a man created in the image of God with a warrior's heart - and how to fight the good fight for what's right. You will find the strength to fight the battles you know you need to fight, the ones that determine the state of your heart, the quality of your marriage and the spiritual health of your family.
Room 234 (New Genesis Classroom)
Leader: Mitzi Avera
Join Lysa TerKeurst in Israel as she honestly reveals the places of distrust in her own heart while exploring the deeply personal and applicable scriptures that will teach us how to truly trust God. Through this study of 1 and 2 Kings, you’ll learn to loosen the grip of trying to control people and circumstances in your life by taking steps today to truly rely on God. Identify your own trust issues with God and learn to overcome them by unpacking pivotal, relevant life lessons from the kings of the Old Testament. Find relief from fear or doubt about how things will turn out with 10 scriptural truths you can declare over your situation right now.
Room 223 (Connections Room)
Leaders: Carolyn and Joel Hudson
In The Epic of Eden: Jonah, Dr. Sandra Richter takes us on a journey through Jonah’s life that leads us to the place where we realize our God is way bigger than we thought. Are we willing to let God be God, to move us out of our comfort zones and embrace a calling that might just take us to the edges of the world we know?
Rebuilding: Divorce Recovery
Room 235 (Seekers Classroom)
Leader: Licensed Professional Counselor Gayla McNatt
You don’t have to go through a breakup or divorce alone. This 10-week support group will help you navigate the painful and confusing aftermath. With the right support, you can heal, rebuild and move forward with your life. Connect with others who are on a similar journey.
Room 143 (Adult Lounge)
Leaders: Rev Gerry and Laura Giles
GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone.