Adult Discipleship

Men | 6:30 – 8:00pm

Stepping Up: A Call to Courageous Manhood | Café

Dig deeper into what it means to step up and live a courageous life with the Stepping Up Video Series. Based on his book by the same title, Dennis Rainey, along with Matt Chandler, Bill Bennett, Tony Dungy, Robert Lewis, Voddie Baucham, Stu Weber, James MacDonald, Joshua Harris, Eric Metaxas, Crawford Loritts, and other ministry leaders unpack what biblical manhood looks like and what it means to be a godly, courageous man in today’s world. Through engaging stories, expert teaching, humorous vignettes, man-on-the-street interviews, and personal insights, these men’s ministry leaders call every man to become courageous leaders in their own lives, marriages, churches, and communities. Accompanied by small-group discussion and individual follow-up exercises, men of every age will learn action tools for gospel-centered living to empower them to be true heroes in their families and communities.

Every Man a Warrior: Men Discipling Men | Rooms 245, 248 and 249

Every Man a Warrior develops the essential skills of discipleship. These skills include: Having a Quiet Time, Meditating on Scripture, Prayer, and Application of the Word.  Learn how to love the Lord your God with all your heart, soul, mind and strength.  If you want to be discipled or become a disciple maker, this is the class for you.


Experiencing the Power of Life: Changing Faith (Romans – Part 1)
(Precepts Inductive Series – Kay Arthur)

The book of Romans is Paul’s clearest presentation of the gospel. Discover God’s answers to some of life’s most important questions on how to have peace with God and know God’s will and ultimate purpose for your life. This application of the tried–and–true methods of inductive Bible study to Paul’s letter to the Romans will help readers gain the same confidence Paul had in the gospel.

Cheryl Schweizer | Tues. morning | January 8 – March 5 | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. | 9 weeks

2 Timothy: A Study in Discipleship
(Precept upon Precept – Kay Arthur)

Paul entrusted the Gospel to Timothy and others. Are you guarding the treasure of the Word that has been entrusted to you? By your life? By your words? Even in the midst of persecution?

Caroline Trammel | Tues. morning | January 8 – April 16 | 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. | 14 weeks
Caroline Trammel | Tues. evening | January 8 – April 16 | 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. | 14 week

God of Creation: Genesis 1-11
(Jen Wilkin)

Dive into Genesis 1-11 by following three critical stages of understanding: comprehension, interpretation, and application. Revisit familiar stories and historical figures, challenge your basic knowledge, and discover deeper meanings in the text. As God reveals Himself through Scripture, we can only begin to understand ourselves when we first glimpse the character, attributes, and promises of our Creator.

Cathy Dudley | Tues. morning | January 8 – March 19 | 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. | 10 weeks
Christian Barnes | Tues. evening | January 8 – March 19 | 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. | 10 weeks

Psalm 23: The Shepherd with Me
(Jennifer Rothschild)

Many 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! Experience the depths of God’s care for you tucked in the psalm you’ve always loved. Through the study of Psalm 23, you will know the Shepherd is with you and you are safe with your Shepherd in every situation, in every season.

Monty Sheridan | Tues. morning | January 8 – February 19| 9:00-10:30 a.m.| 7 weeks
Melanie Golightly | Wed. evening | January 9 – February 20 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | 7 weeks

What Matters Most: A Study of Philippians
(Karen Ehman)

The world has always been full of trials, disappointments, temptations, fractured friendships, and financial hardships. Yet Paul’s letter to the Philippians claims we can discover contentment and joy in the midst of it all by prioritizing what matters most—Christ. Get to know Jesus on a deeper level, turn your worries into worship, and develop gospel-centered tools for navigating relational conflict and thriving in Christian love.

Faith McDonald| Tues. morning |January 8 – February 26 | 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. | 8 weeks
Jessica Whittington | Wed. evening | January 9 – February 27 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. | 8 weeks

God of Covenant: Genesis 12-50
(Jen Wilkin)

There are no minor characters in the story of God. Beginning with Genesis 12, walk alongside the fathers of our faith—Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, and Joseph—to discern Jesus in the stories of His people. Discover how God orchestrates everything for His glory and the good of His people and see how the God of creation and covenant is the same yesterday, today, and forever.

Holly Manlove | Wed. evening | January 9 – March 20 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. | 10 week

Life Lessons from Women in the Bible
(Rhonda Harrington Kelley)

Explores the lives of women in the Bible and challenges women today to apply what they learn. Focuses on women in various ages and stages of life and dives into the culture, families, and testimonies of these women. Learn from both their wisdom and mistakes.

Cathy Schmidt | Wed. evening | January 9 – February 20 | 6:30-7:00 p.m. | 7 weeks

(Lisa Harper)

Discover the redemptive side to Job’s story of suffering. Joy is the constant companion of the woman who trusts in the Lord. And while you can find it in friends, family, and circumstances, unfailing, persistent joy will only ever overflow from your relationship with Jesus. Learn to use pain to strengthen your faith, point others to the gospel, and remember God’s providence will never take you to a place where His grace will not sustain you.

Rachel Cain | Wed. evening | January 9 – February 20 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. | 7 weeks

Parenting | 6:30 – 8:00pm

Single and Parenting | Room 246

This class is a place for single parents to find rest, hope and encouragement.  In a Single & Parenting group, you’ll participate in video seminars that explain how to:

  • Wisely encourage your kids to obey
  • Help your hurting child
  • Eliminate debt
  • Deal with verbal onslaughts
  • Figure out what your emotions are telling you

Plus, you’ll develop meaningful friendships with other single parents, who, like you, are tired of hectic mornings and chaotic evenings, the kids fighting, and a never-ending to-do list.  Led by Tim and Kris Taylor.

Growing Kids God’s Way  | Pastors Reception Room

This study provides parents hope, encouragement and practical instruction in their duty of raising morally responsible and biblically responsive children. The curriculum serves parents of preschoolers through the middle years. Led by Jim and Sue Fruth.

Support | 6:30 – 8:00pm

Grief Share: A Grief Support Group | Room 232-234

Grief Share a 13 week, DVD based support group for those experiencing any stage of grief. (Begins January 23). Led by Dr. Leif Leaf in Room 249