Service Times: Classic at 9:00am | Contemporary at 10:45am

Topical Studies

Topical-Studies

The Bible presents the truth for the direction of our lives and the issues we face in life. Topical Studies are offered to help believers find biblical solution to life’s questions. The studies offered change from semester to semester. Some of them meet during the week and others on Sunday evenings during a Fall and Spring semester time frame. The number of weeks to meet depends on each study. There is usually a cost involved for the purpose of purchasing books and materials. The studies offered will be promoted before the start of each semester.

Spring 2018 - Begins February 11th
5:00 - 7:00 pm

Books are available for purchase at the registration kiosk.

Men’s Bible Studies 
Sundays, 5:00-7:00 pm

Kingdom Man by Tony Evans
Leader: Chris Jansen (6 Sessions) $13-Study Guide
What kind of man exactly does God expect me to be? What is involved in being a man that pleases God? Don’t miss out knowing the answers to these questions. You can become the man God has intended you to be all along. Discover successful “manhood” as you learn to become a “Kingdom Man.”

Temptation by Kenny Luck
Leader: Rod Roederer (8 Sessions) $9-Study Guide
There are times for everyman where he must make a decision to stand strong or to compromise some area of his life. Choose now to be equipped so you can handle the temptations of compromise that will face you. Come and be equipped with truth so you can choose wisely even in the midst of your most difficult trials.

The Battle Plan for Prayer by Alex and Stephen Kendrick
Leader: Mike Burress (8 Sessions) $10-Book $10-Study Guide
There is a spiritual battle raging everyday and victory can be won by only one thing, prayer. From the ones who brought us the nationally acclaimed movie about prayer, War Room, this study will provide you inspiration and practical guidance from the Bible. Witness God’s power that comes through prayer.

Tell Someone by Greg Laurie
Leader: Brian Brown/Danny Basham (6 Sessions) $10-Book $5-Study Guide
Would you like to learn a real simple way how you can tell another person about Jesus? You have come to the right place. You may have felt overwhelmed or inadequate in the past just thinking about it. You will be encouraged and inspired in this study as you learn practical ways from Greg’s own experiences.

Jesus Among Secular Gods by Ravi Zacharias and Vince Vitale
Leader: Mike Pickett (6 Sessions) $12-Book $13-Study Guide
Do not be intimidated by the opposing views to Christianity that you see and hear everyday from our culture. The absolute claims of Jesus challenge the philosophies of our day. Learn how to share your faith in a culture of opposing worldviews and articulate why you believe Jesus stands tall above all other gods.


Specialty Bible Studies 
Designed for Couples and Singles 
Sundays, 5:00-7:00 pm

God Owns It All: Finding Contentment and Confidence in Your Finances by Ron Blue
Leader: Steve Wright (6 Sessions) $13-Study Guide
This is an opportunity to learn from professional financial consultants. Begin to take the steps needed to get your finances in order. The Bible is where believers find the guidance for all of life and especially in their area of managing money. Gain freedom and confidence in dealing with your finances.

Parental Guidance Required by Andy Stanley
Leader: Howard/Mary Williams (4 Sessions) $10-Books
In parenting our children, we quickly realize their relationships influence their lives. Learn practical ways to approach important questions: Am I investing in a quality relationship with my child? How do I control the influence that friends have in my child’s life? How can I help enhance my child’s relationship with God?


Women's Bible Studies 
Sundays, 5:00-7:00 pm

The Armor of God by Priscilla Schirer
Leader: Suzanne Combs (7 Sessions) $13-Study Guide
All day, every day, a war rages around you — invisible yet real. A relentless enemy seeks to disrupt and destroy everything that matters to you: your heart, your mind, your marriage, your children, your relationships, and your dreams. Gain precise instruction from the Bible how to gain victory by defeating the plans of the enemy.

The Pursuit of God by A.W. Tozer
Leader: Mary Ellen Lunsford/Leslie Riley (9 Sessions) $7-Book
The Pursuit of God is a Christian classic and is considered one of the most influential Christian books written. Biographer David Fant says, “Tozer literally wrote The Pursuit of God on his knees. Perhaps that explains its power and the blessing that has rested on it.” Come and study together with other women this inspiring book.

Women’s Community Bible Study – Galatians 
Leader: Debbie Gaddie (12 Sessions) $8-Study Guide
You’re invited to come alongside a group of women, hungry to grow closer to God and each other. In this study we will navigate through the six chapters of Galatians for an in depth look at the apostle Paul’s reaffirming letter that we can only live right with God by faith in Him and His empowering presence in us. Please join us!

Quilting Class - Calm My Anxious Heart by Linda Dillow
Leader: Bev Hicks (12 Sessions) $11-Study Guide
Even though we want to be content and trust God, we can still feel overwhelmed by worry. Filled with encouragement and practical help for overcoming anxiety, this Bible study for women explains what God says about contentment and offers ways to apply it to daily life.

Finding I Am by Lisa TerKeurst
Leader: Anita Pickett (6 Sessions) $15-Study Guide
What is the deep cry of your heart? Do you feel an ache in your soul just waiting to be fulfilled? You can trade feelings of emptiness for true fullness. Lysa TerKeurst explores the I AM statements of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. She is on the streets of Jerusalem where she presents the truth found in the promises and claims of Jesus.


Women's Bible Studies (Starting February 14th)
Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 am 

The Quest by Beth Moore
Leader: Heather DeFevers (6 Sessions) $15-Study Guide 
Curiosity is hardwired in humanity. God has created within us the need to question and seek after what we don’t know or understand. Explore the ways God has revealed He desires to be both found and known. Learn to develop an intimacy with God that will set you on a journey that will become an adventure of a lifetime.

Quilting Class - Calm My Anxious Heart by Linda Dillow
Leader: Bev Hicks/Ann Dewey (12 Sessions) $11-Study Guide
On some level, we all deal with worry and anxiety. The pressures of life are real and they affect us in many different ways. Even though we want to be content and trust God, we can still feel overwhelmed. Through this study designed for women, receive encouragement and practical help for overcoming anxiety.

Women's Bible Study (March 1- April 19)
Thursdays, 9:00-11:00 am

Happiness by Randy Alcorn
Leaders: Nancy Bone/Margaret McPeak (7 Sessions)
$13-Study Guide
 
Did you know God not only wants us to be happy, He commands it? Get in on the most definitive study on the subject of happiness to date. Don’t believe the false notion that God is not happy. Discover biblical truth that we serve a happy, joy-filled God who not only loves celebrations but also desperately wants his children to be happy.



For more information, contact:
Joe Thomas, Family Pastor
Anjanette Horn, Ministry Assistant
270.982.2080