"After the cheers have died down and the stadium is empty, after the headlines have been written and after you are back in the quiet of your room and the championship ring has been placed on the dresser and all the pomp and fanfare has faded, the enduring things that are left are: the dedication to excellence, the dedication to victory, and the dedication to doing with our lives the very best we can to make the world a better place in which to live."
Fall Programing Begins
Preschool through High School promote to their new Sunday Morning Bible Study classes. New Adult Bible Study classes begin. Click here for a complete listing of classes.
Sorry but pre-registration for Hot Topic classes is now closed
In addition to our regular Bible Study classes, we are doing four topical classes beginning August 17th. Classes will be at the 9:15 Bible Study hour. All classes are for 8 weeks.
Total Money Makeover
Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired about being in debt? Are you tired of spending money trying to impress people you don't like anyway? Maybe it is time you study Total Money Make Over by Dave Ramsey. Using Biblical principles and Grandma's wisdom Dave Ramey has captured something that really works. In eight weeks we will explore the Seven Baby Steps to Financial Freedom. At the end of the eight weeks you will be able to: Design a sure-fire plan for paying off ALL debt, recognize the 10 most dangerous money myths, secure a big, fat nest egg for emergencies and retirement, and positively change your life and your family tree! This isn't theory. It works every single time. It works because it is simple.
Facilitated by Dan Batchelor. Room E 164 (across from the Library)
Catholics and Protestants: What's the difference?
Capturing the heartbeat of the Roman Catholic way of life, this study provides an insightful glimpse into the way Catholics think about God, the Church, getting to heaven, and the practice of their religion. With a compassionate heart, the facilitator shares the contrast between Catholicism with evangelical Christianity. A review of key doctrines such as salvation, baptism, the church, Mary, the catholic mass, God, Jesus, and several contrasting doctrines. The task of this class is to examine the differences based on scripture. Respect to both protestant and catholic views are of utmost concern. W107 (west end)
Facilitated by Brad Guillory
Discovering God's Will: How to know when you are headed in the right direction.
God has a wonderful and fulfilling vision for your life. Yet determining God's will can be a difficult process, especially when you need to make a decision quickly! You say you want to do His will, but you find it difficult to really discern God's will. So how do you really do that in real life? This course will take you through the important steps of decision making. You will discover the amazing plan God has for your life, while taking you through the important steps of decision making, pursuing God's will, seeking counsel from others, learning to use discernment, and understanding the mind of God through Scripture as you attend this study. This is a video assisted class. 15 minutes video followed by study and discussion.
Facilitated by Roddy Berryhill. E 166 (across from the Library)
Prophecy: the Clock is Ticking!
Is the end of the world near? What are the signs of the times? What has happened already from Biblical prophecy? From Old Testament predictions about Israel to prophecies yet to come, this study offers a balanced and thoughtful review of various end-time perspectives and mysterious biblical passages. Is the global stage being set for Armageddon? WW II, Islam, New world order, Israel, the Anti-Christ, mark of the beast, plus dozens of other topics will be discussed. Where do you stand on the end times? It could happen tomorrow! Fellowship Hall D
Facilitated by Travis McManimen.