GROW

  • Become proficient in using the Bible                                              
  • Build a strong foundation for a vibrant Christian faith
  • Discover God’s Purpose for your life          
  • Develop and maintain healthy, Christ-like relationships
  • Join and get involved in a LifeGroup

TOOLS TO GROW

Foundations – Who is the Triune God? How is the Bible the Inerrant Word of God? Salvation, Heaven & Hell; Worship & LifeGroups.  This is a must-have course for new believers, and a great refresher course before the membership class. 

Alpha – small group suppers with discussions of the hard questions designed to help seekers find spiritual direction and consider Christianity as a way of life.

 

Other options offered over a two year period

  • Personal or Group Retreat
  • Attend a Marriage Retreat or take a course, if applicable
  • The Purpose-Driven Life; Rick Warren; Why are you alive? What is God’s plan for you? This is a 40-day spiritual guide to find out.  (Individual or Group Study, but best with at least one other for discussion, accountability, and objectivity.)
  • Workshops
  1. Get to Know Your Bible and How to Study It
  2. “Church at Home”; what you can do to have family devotional time each day
  • Praying Circles Around Your Children by Mark Batterson; – a perfect blend of biblical advice and relationship. Prayer is a parent’s/grandparent’s secret weapon.  Learn 5 circle prayers. 
  • The Power of a Praying Parent by Stormie Omartian; Dying to your dreams for your child, and recognizing and praying for God’s plan and what your child is gifted in will result in happier and useful child of God.
  • The Four Acts of Prayer with Walter Wangerin, Jr. 32 minutes of stories that help illustrate vital elements of the complete circle of praying. Individual or Group study with a study guide.
  • Marriage Built to Last by Chip Ingram. Adjusting to expectations, learning to communicate clearly, breaking down walls, resolving conflict, restoring sex and intimacy, and striving for a Christ-centered marriage are the topic.  Every couple needs reminded to work on their marriage, whether a healthy one or not.  7 weeks for small group study.