Fall 2019 Courses

 

September 15 – November 10 6:00pm

CLU Kick-off Fellowship September 15 at 5:30 pm

Family Life Center – Please bring finger food (Adults and Children will eat together in the FLC before going to classes)

ADULT CLASSES

Spiritual Discipline

Journey Groups

Journey Groups are closed groups of 3-4 people who regularly meet for deep spiritual growth. Journey Groups can meet during the CLU time slot to help with childcare.

A Case for Faith (Main Santuary)

The Case for Faith shares the investigation conducted by Lee Strobel into faith and the onjections he investigates now as a believer. Everyone-seekers, doubters, fervent believers- benefits when he hits the road in search of answers to the toughest intellectual obstacles to faith.

  • Leaders: Dr. Gevan Spinney & Team
  • Cost: $0

Men

Lessons from the Tackle Box (E218)

Men, join this challenging study to gain a solid biblical perspective on the real treasures in life. If God were to take you home today, what would your wife and children hold in their hands tomorrow that would let them know that they were your treasures?

  •   Leaders: Kevin Houston & Scott Bayne
  •   Cost: $10

Women

Precepts – (A112)

Jesus simplified all the rules and regulators of the Law into justtwo great commands: love God and love people. Loving God and others look at how these two commands define the heart of Chrisitian faith. Join this 6-week ladies Bible study on Tuesday mornings starting September 3. Please contact Peggy Causey at 949-0104 if you have any questions. You can register by calling the church office or going online. 

  • Leaders: Peggy Causey (Tuesdays)
  • Cost: TBA

Psalm 23: The Shepherd with Me (C107)

Women know Psalm 23 by heart but haven’t experienced its power in their lives. It is more than a psalm that comforts in death; it gives confidence in life.

  •   Leader: Karen Scarborough & Kelli Shaw
  •   Cost: $16

Family

Powerful Prayer for Every Family: Praying a Hedge of Protection (An Independent  At-Home Study)

Join this at-home study to begin praying over your family members and access the power available to every Christian.

  • Cost: $5

*Participants can purchase this book in the church office. Please register by clicking a button on this page.

Praying for the Prodigal (An Independent At-Home Study)

Less than 10% of Generation Z and the Millennial generation are reported to be Bible-believing Christians. That means 90% of us have a prodigal child or grandchild. WOW. Join this class to learn how to pray for your prodigal!

  • Cost: $15

(Prayers for Prodigals by James Banks and Reaching Your Prodigal: What did I do Wrong? What Do I Do Now? By Phil Waldrep)

Extreme Grandparenting (E208)

Grandparenthood is far more than rocking chairs, fishing, and Branson trips. It is a second chance to do all of the “ought tos” and “should haves” that the busyness and demands of daily parenthood kept you from doing. Grandparenthood allows you to play a key role in writing the history of a generation that you will some day leave in charge.

  • Leader: Patrick & Terri Gullatt
  • Cost: $12

Our Secret Paradise – Marriage (E207)

Is it possible to create a marriage that is sercure, satisfying and passionate in the way God intended? In our Secret Paradise, couples can discover the healing journey of marriage that begins when two people say, “I do”. Through practical discussions and humorous illustrations of ups and downs of marriage, relationship expert Jimmy Evans takes readers on a journey of discovery toward the keys to a strong and beautiful marriage relationship.

  • Leader: Jim & Debbie Phillips
  • Cost: $12

Grace-Based Parenting- Aiming Your Child at True Greatness (E210)

For ALL parents of children and teenagers. Do you want a new map for learning to see yourself and your children through God’s limitless tenderness – to raise our kids the way God raises us? Register today as we embrace the grace God offers and create a sound foundation for raising morally strong and spiritually motivated children.

  • Leaders: TBA
  • Cost: $12 (scholarships available)

The Insanity of Obedience (E123)

This study is a bold challenge to global discipleship. Nik Ripken exposes the danger of safe Christianity and calls readers to something greater. The Insanity of Obedience challenges Christians in the same, provocative way that Jesus did. This book dares you and prepares you to cross the street and the oceans with the Good News of Jesus Christ.

  • Leaders: Mark Hagerhjelm
  • Cost: $12 

Centershot Archery: Targeting the Heart of God (FLC)

A great way to sharpen your bow skills and draw closer to God! Join this exciting group for ages 18 and up to shoot targets in our FLC and enjoy great Bible study/testimonies. You will shoot with Genesis bows.

  • Leaders: Danny Campbell & Parks McCormick
  • Cost: $0
  • *Children & Teenagers are welcome but must be accompanied by a guardian

Ministry/Missions

Financial Peace University (E228)

Your money, Your story. Learn God’s way of handling money with Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. The average turnaround is $8,000 in just the first three months! This class needs at least 5 participants in order to have the class. Register online today!

  • Leaders: Mike Keith
  • Cost: $109/Couple

Vocal Enhancement (Choir Suite)

This class is designed to help people that have a desire to become a more effective worshiper in the Praise Choir. You can expect to increase your knowledge and ability to use your voice to praise our Lord. Topics we cover…Music, art or heart; Choral book notations; Vocal Dynamics; Voice Control; Pitch control; Articulation; Breath Control; Blending Harmony parts;
Stage presence.

  • Leader: Traci Ramsey
  • Cost: $0

Door-to-Door (E126)

When’s the last time you put yourself in a position to experience a “divine encounter?” Join us as we learn to share the love of Jesus by going door to door in our community.

  • Leaders: Mike Guillory & Team
  • Cost: $0

Attend One, Serve One (Children’s Area)

If you are willing to serve in the Children’s Area so others can attend or teach CLU classes, please sign up ASAP, or call the Children’s Ministry Office for this class. Thanks ahead of time for serving!

7 Practices for Teaching Teenagers the Bible (Youth Room)

This is a class specifically designed for Student Ministry Life Group Leaders. You will be walking through the book “Teach” by Dr. Allen Jackson. TEACH delivers relevant, real-world information, including detailed insight into exactly how teens learn a variety of proven teaching methods that impact students practically. Easily applied steps to becoming a better Bible teacher, easy-to-read, humorous and heartfelt. TEACH is full of practical examples and personal stories of the best and worst experiences in teaching teenagers. TEACH is a great resource for youth workers, training events, or group study.

  • Leaders: Blake Lewis
  • Cost: $0

Student Classes

Student Praise Team (FLC Gym) 

Students who have a heart to lead worship are encouraged to use their gifts and passion! This group will meet weekly at 4:30pm to rehearse and prepare to lead worship at Student Midweek on Wednesday nights.

  • Leaders: Paul & Brittany Koiner
  • Cost: $0

Drama (FLC Cross Room)

Presenting a skit, monologue, or creative interpretation is a great way to emphasize the truths of the Bible! Students will meet weekly at 4:00pm to create, rehearse, and prepare to present their production on a Wednesday night.

  • Leader: Lesley Duke
  • Cost: $0

Gospel Above All (D217)

This eight-session Bible study will give you a fresh perspective on the supremacy of the gospel over the trappings and temptations of modern society. Lead your group to a greater awareness and practice of gospel culture, gospel mission, gospel renewal, and gospel unity.

  • Leader: TBA
  • Cost: $0

Leadership (D210)

A class for students who are interested in serving on the student ministry lead team. This team will serve the student ministry in many different capacities. Come and learn what roles you can play, how you can use your gifts, and how you can serve your church!

  • Leader: Joey Anwar
  • Cost: $0

New Believers (D215)

When students give their lives to Christ, the Bible is clear: They are NEW! But what does it mean to be NEW? What does it mean to see God in a NEW way? What does it mean to live out the call to follow Christ? These questions can be daunting ones in the lives of the new or “young” Christ-followers in your youth ministry

  • Leaders: TBA
  • Cost: $0

Finding God Helpful (D209) (Girls Only)

Trace the path of Joseph’s life in the Book of Genesis to observe how God’s sovereignty reigns, even in our darkest moments. Learn to recognize when God’s working during periods of waiting, trust God’s plan when life doesn’t make sense, and rest in the sufficiency of His presence in every circumstance.

  • Leaders: Dorrie Waggoner & Whitney Lester
  • Cost: $0

Children’s Classes

Going Vertical with God – Preschool (Birth-Kindergarten)

Going Vertical with God wants kids to recognize their relationship with God is the most important relationship of all! Kids will play high energy games, focus on missions, and learn Bible verses that help them apply Bible truths to real life.

  • K4-K5 – Rhino Room  Leader: TBA
  • 3 Year Old – Gator Room  Leader: TBA

I’M A CHRISTIAN! NOW WHAT? (E203) – (Grades 1-5)

Now that you have make the most important decision of your life, what’s next? Growing in your relationship with God is what we all need. During this time, children will learn more about what it means to be a Christian and follow Christ. Parents will join their child during the last class for a “Celebration Night!”

  • Leaders: Martha Turner

BIBLE DASH

KIDS + BIBLE = FUN? NO KIDDING!

What if every parent and child in our church could quickly find any reference in the Bible? What if the Bible was seen as easy to use? These “What Ifs” can come true with intentional (AND FUN) hands-on activities. Through games, activities, stories, and life time, Bible Dash will help all children learn valuable skills!

  • 1st Grade – Room E200 – Leaders: TBA
  • 2nd Grade – Room E202 – Leaders: TBA
  • 3rd-5th Grade – Room E204 – Leaders: TBA

THE IMPACT of 10 SECONDS: BIBLE DRILL (E201) – (Grades 4-6)

Ten Seconds. What can be done in 10 seconds? Can you make a bed? Can you finish your homework? Bible Drill is an opportunity for older children to become more familiar with their Bible and further develop application of the Bible in their lives.

  • Leaders: Jennifer Igo, Zondra Bayne, & Cathy Weeks