“Christianity in Blue Jeans: Putting Faith to Work Every Day”
Led by Rick Adams | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. | Sept. 12 – Dec. 12 | Room F104F
Have you ever needed a “how-to manual” for the Christian life? How to handle and act and respond to trials, temptations, finances, disagreements and people? The incredible book of James provides a practical resource on how we can respond to daily issues in our lives.
Resource study notebook: $20; Recommended commentary “Be Mature” by Warren Wiersbe: $10
“Share Jesus Without Fear”
Led by Rev. Jerry Morris | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 p.m. | Sept. 12 – Oct. 3 | Room F127
Learn how to share your faith in a natural, nonthreatening manner that eliminates the pressure, arguments and fear of failure. Discover simple questions that can be used in everyday conversations to share the gospel with family, friends, neighbors or co-workers.
Optional pocket Bible: $5
“The Gospel Comes with a House Key”
Led by Robert Simmons Jr. | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 p.m. | Sept. 12 – Oct. 3 | Room F104C
Discover how to practice radical hospitality in our daily lives, where our home is not our own but is God’s gift to use to further His kingdom. Understand how to create hospitality that shows a skeptical, post-Christian world what authentic Christianity looks like. Be inspired by practical ideas on how to be welcoming in a way that engages strangers who become neighbors and -- by God’s power -- part of God’s family.
"Steadfast Love" (Ladies Bible Study)
Led by Glyn Mckay | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 pm | Sept, 12 - Oct. 24 | Room F104B
Sometimes our worship overflows from hearts full of gratitude and praise. Other times God seems distant and we feel we have nothing to offer. Yet regardless of how we feel towards Him, God shows us His steadfast love. This Bible study by Lauren Chandler dives into Psalm 107, reminding us that each season of life brings with it the opportunity to know the anchor of our souls. Come learn to live life with courage, develop a deep trust in Jesus and discover how life’s tests reveal our heart’s true condition.
Course Fee: $15
“Fielder Foster Care & Adoption – Pathways”
Led by Krista Stotler | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 pm | Sept. 12 – Oct. 3 and Oct. 24 – Nov. 14 | Room F115
Considering foster care or adoption and not sure what is next? Receive details on becoming a foster parent, beginning the adoption process and the different types of adoption. Explore what scripture shares about caring for the fatherless and hear testimonies from current foster and adoptive families. Two 4-week sessions will be presented this fall for those considering and praying about adoption or foster care.
"Parenting - 14 Gospel Principles"
Led by Rev. Larry Dan Melton & Rod Caddy | Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 p.m. | Sept. 12 – Dec. 12 | Room F110A
Parents need more than the latest parenting strategy or techniques. Learn how 14 gospel-centered principles offer the big picture of God’s plan for parents. Experience the rescuing grace of God that has the power to influence everything we do as parents. Be freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life change in our children’s hearts and embrace parenting that overflows with vision, purpose and joy.
Course Fee: 1 for $15; 2 for $20.
"Experiencing God - Knowing & Doing the Will of God" (Ladies Bible Study)
Led by Elaine Hughes & Karen Brodie | Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Sept. 18 – Oct. 30 | Annex Building, Room 105
Revised and expanded edition of a classic best seller. Examine biblical and contemporary illustrations to understand and apply seven realities of developing an obedient love relationship with God. Discover and experience how God is always at work to reveal His will and how you can join in His activity.
Course Fee: $20