Discipleship Ministry

 Fall 2018 Women's LIFE and Disciple LIFE Classes

Monday Evenings for Men at 6:30 p.m. beginning September 10

  • Men's Bible Study Fellowship (BSF) -  Every week, men 18 years of age and older come together to study the Bible, learn from one another and be challenged and encouraged to live for something larger than themselves.  A BSF Men's class offers straight talk and biblical truth built on the foundation of Jesus Christ.  As a class member, you will spend time in personal study of the Scriptures each week.  On class night, you wil join other men in a small-group discussion of the lesson and learn from a teaching leader how the truths of Scriture can be applied to daily life.  You will leave class with comprehensive lesson notes, which teach further on the passage you studied, and lesson questions for the following week.  Go to bsfinternational.org for more information and to register.  

 

Tuesday Mornings for Women at 9 a.m. beginning August 28

  • Divine Intervention:  God's Hand in Your Life - led by Vicki Blair.  Do you see God's hand working your life and those around you?  How has God intervened in the past, and will he intervene in the future?  We will examine God's Word for answers to these important questions.  Cost is $7 for materials.  
  • Precepts: Galatians - led by Melissa Wick.  What does it mean to keep the Law to be a Christian?  All of it or just a part of it?  Who is right?  How will we know?  Cost is $16 for the book.  
  • Beth Moore's The Quest - In this six-week excursion with Jesus, Beth Moore uses questions from Scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best.  Join Jenny Burris and Pam Doyle as they lead this video study.  Cost is $15 for the study journal.
  • RealLife4Women: Immediately - led by Stephanie Buford and Sally Johnson, RealLIfe4Women is an in-depth Bible study group for women of all ages of life focusing on living for Christ in today's hectic world.  Each week is a stand-alone study and will help equip us for our walk in obedience to God's Word.  Optional homework available but not required.  No cost for this study.

 

Wednesday Evenings beginning August 29 - class times vary, please read the class description for start times.

Co-Ed Classes
  • A Journey Through Hebrews - led by Curt Mathis.  A chapter-by-chapter look into the superiority of Jesus Christ over everything and why putting Christ first will allow everything in our lives to be in its rightful place.  **Class time:  6-7 p.m., 11 weeks.  No cost for material.
  • The Art of Marriage® - led by Dave & Paige Olson.  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.  Over 40 ministry leaders provide biblically-centered teaching while couples who have struggled in marriage openly and honestly share their stories of pain, loss, forgiveness, and grace.  **Class time:  6:30-7:30 p.m., 7 weeks.  Cost is $12 for the workbook.  
  • Discipling Teachers - led by John Burris & Stephen Storm.  Discipling Teachers is a 12-week small group training intensive.  It is intended to serve as a follow-up or 2nd step to our Discipling Leaders class (led by Pat DeFoe, Daniel Antonio, and Philip Ivy each Spring), but specifically aimed at those gifted in teaching.  This is a small group discussion format so the space is intentionally limited to 12 spots.  The course will focus on: Why exegetical teaching matters, How and what to study, Teaching resources (books, websites,etc.), How to do thorough research, Putting the gospel in every lesson, Building a speaker/lstener relationship.              **Class time: 6:30-8:00 p.m., 11 weeks.  Cost is $40 for materials.

 

For Women 
  • RealLife4Women:  Immediately  - led by Stephanie Buford and Sally Johnson, RealLife4Women is an in-depth Bible study group for women of all ages of life focusing on living for Christ in today's hectic world.  Each week is a stand-alone study and will help equip us for our walk in obedience to God's Word.  Optional homework available but not required.  No cost for this study.  Class time is 6:00 p.m.
  • Joy of Living: Revelation, Chapters 1-8 - led by Fayee Czarnik and Penni Jones.  Revelation is one of the most comforting, reassuring, and exhilirating books.  It is vibrant, alive, and profoundly applicable to the times in which we live.  Joy of Living studies are designed to be accessible and inclusive to students of all levels.  Cost is $17 for the workbook.  Class time is 6:00 p.m.
  • Beth Moore's The Quest - In this six-week excursion with Jesus, Beth Moore uses questions from Scripture to lead you into intimacy with the One who knows you best.  Join Jenny Burris and Pam Doyle as they lead this video study.  Cost is $15 for the study journal.  Class time is 6:30 p.m.

 

Wednesday Evenings beginning September 5 - Co-Ed:

  • Financial Peace University is a nine-week, money-management class taught by America's most trusted financial guru, Dave Ramsey.  Dave and his teaching team will walk you through the basics of budgeting, dumping debt, planning for the future, and much more.  And now you can experience this life-changing class the way that's best for you:  with other people in a local group!  Led by Ray Brock.  **Class time:  6:30-8:00 p.m., 9 weeks.  Cost is $119 for the kit and can be shared by couples.  
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