WEDNESDAYS, 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
Each fall and spring, we launch new classes for you to grow in specific areas and to connect with other believers at FBC. From marriage, to parenting, to finances, to spiritual growth, there is a class specifically for you.
New classes begin Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 6:00 pm (unless otherwise stated)
"love and respect"
TEACHERS: ada and rick ferguson, crossroads room
Five out of ten marriages end in divorce because love alone is not enough. Love is vital, but what we have missed is the husband’s need for respect. Want to experience marriage God’s way? Then try some Love and Respect! 12 week study.
"cookies on the lower shelf, part 2"
TEACHER: jacob bain, room 132
This study covers the Old Testament books 1 Samuel through Malachi. This series is designed to help you see the BIG PICTURE of God's Word and give you the context needed to get the most understanding from these books of the Bible. 11 week study.
"matthew part 1 - the king and kingdom of heaven"
TEACHERs: david and pat bain, room 182 C
Come face-to-face and walk with Jesus through the towns of Galilee. See the miracles He performed by healing the sick, calming the seas...then evaluate your life against the standard Jesus holds and ask: Does my life show that I'm part of His kingdom? 8 week class with homework.
TEACHER: david Cook, the well room
An updated version of the biblically-based program by popular Christian author and radio host Dave Ramsey. This class is designed to empower people to better manage their money, eliminate debt, and build wealth. 9 week class. - REDUCED COST to $75.
"romans part ii, the letter that changed the world"
TEACHERs: landon huffer and lance ryan, room 173
The most important idea in the Bible is how a Holy God can get a sinful man into Heaven and not compromise who He is. Come study the second half of the book of Romans (chapters 9-16) and unfold Paul's picture of the beauty of the Gospel. 10 week study.
TEACHERS: dan and jeanne birge, room 182 E
All our brave stabs at getting better are incomplete at best, failures at worst unless the Gospel of Jesus changes everything. This study takes you into Scripture to look inside yourself to discover the heart of all our problems...our heart! 12 week study.
"ACT LIKE MEN"
TEACHER: JOE THOMAS, ROOM 183
Men are struggling not to slip into superficial, self-indulgent secularism, when so many on every side are running in that direction. The need is urgent and the time is now for real revival in the hearts of men. If you are seeking a path forward—an action to get some traction in a better direction—Act Like Men is that path. 40 days. Men only.
"Successful Step Families"
Teachers: Bill & Rhonda King, Room 172
This study and support group provides encouragement and advice for couples who are walking through the challenges of blending all their children into a new family structure. This is an on-going class.
"peace in times of trouble"
TEACHER: patty kyle, room 182 d
By knowing who we are, we can stand against the evil one in the toughest of times. We can be strong and victorious when the Holy Spirit is in control of our lives. This study walks through who we are in Christ and how we have a calm in storms. 6 week study.
"what is love"
TEACHER: amy damron, room 182 B
A study of 1, 2, and 3 John, encourages you to remain faithful to the truth. You will be challenged to look at contrasting themes such as walking in the light instead of darkness, truth versus lies and deception, loving God more than loving the world, and the meaning of true fellowship and community rather than shallowness. 7 week study.
"the basics of the christian life"
TEACHER: vicky tobey, room 182 A,f
Do you ever wonder how to spend time with God or how to pray, God's way? Can you read the Bible on your own and actually understand what it means? This study will help your life in Christ to take on a whole new meaning as we walk through the basics and the book of Ruth. 7 week study.
"breathe" (thursdays at noon)
TEACHER: melanie thornton, cafe
Are you taking time to stop...and just breathe? We are in bondage to busyness and it hinders us from experiencing all that God has for us. We miss moments and neglect some of God's greatest gifts. If you are weary, worn out, and exhausted, study the Sabbath with us and change your life. $5 for lunch, 5 week study.
Its time to Man Up guys and join us EVERY THURSDAY as we walk through the newest series called The Bad Boys of the Bible. What NOT to do if you want to succeed in life. 12 noon to 1:00 in the Student Center. Lunch $5
"seeking to understand the christian life"
TEACHERs: phillip cockrell and andrew mcelhany
Join us on Tuesday mornings in the Atrium at 6 a.m. to learn the essential principles for a follower of Christ. We will seek to develop what is absolutely necessary for each of us through a devotional of weekly meditations.