Sunday 9:00am Classes
Financial Peace University: This 9-week class, taught by Dave Ramsey, teaches financial essentials from a Biblical perspective. Sign-up now. Schedule is Sundays, 3/24/19 to 6/2/19 at 8:45 – 10:30 a.m. in Room 3291. For info, contact Jamie Allen at the patio table between worship services or firstname.lastname@example.org. See also this FLYER.
Parenting Our Youth: (Sundays 3/24/19 to 6/16/19, 9:00 – 10:10 a.m. in the Campus Center) Our children are such a wonderful gift from the Lord, and there can be both great joys and tremendous struggles in raising them. Our time together in this class will provide a safe place for us to learn, share, pray, and find meaningful support in parenting our youth. The focus of this class will be on parenting young people age 10-22, but all parents are welcome. For info, contact Andy Drake, email@example.com, or see Jamie Allen at patio table between worship services. See also this FLYER
Gospel Centered Life at Work: A ten-week summer class at 10:45 a.m. on Sundays, July 7 to September 16, 2019 at Valley Church, Building 3, Location TBD. Facilitated by Jamie Allen. The weekly format is a book discussion of The Gospel Centered Life at Work by Robert Alexander. Class participants need to purchase the participant’s guide (about $14 from Amazon). Sign-up now at the Expand and Equip table between services; also see a sample book. For more information, go to the Expand and Equip WEBPAGE or email Jamie Allent at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bible Explorers (9:00)
This discussion-oriented class is proceeding slowly through the book of Acts, gaining perspective from a wide variety of other scriptures along the way. Class begins with a time of prayer and sharing.
Taught by Stewart Peebles
Home Improvement (9:00)
Aimed at improving our homes by transforming our lives through faith in Christ. We hope to grow in love for one another through fellowship and teaching in an informal environment. Various topics or books of the Bible are studied. Our class enjoys lively table discussion and does not avoid controversial issues. Visits from Valley global partners occur regularly. Members of our group are of all ages and stages in their lives. Each class is designed to be modular and useful, so regular attendance is not necessary, but encouraged because a thematic thread builds with every lesson.
Current study: Gospel of Luke (began October 2017)
Led by Jaime Burnett email@example.com
Sunday 10:45am Classes
Truth Seekers (10:45)
Currently studying the Gospel of Matthew. Each class includes prayer and Bible study. We enjoy fellowship and snacks together in class and have lunch together every six weeks or so after class. Visiting missionaries are always welcome and the class enjoys fellowship with them. We graciously welcome new people. Members are mostly ages 60s and up.
Taught by Russ Dilley and Franklyn Wecks
Life Application (10:45)
This on-going class of mature adults combines a missionary focus with fellowship and application of scriptures to life, currently studying the words of Jesus in the Gospels. Format: pre-class food and fellowship, announcements, inspirational or missionary message, prayer and praise, sermon review, Bible study.
Taught by Lyman Taylor
Insight Bible Study (10:45)
This class of ages 50s – 80s is currently studying the Scriptures, including time of sharing, prayer, and snacks. All are welcome. Our motivating verses are Proverbs 2:3-5 (NIV): “indeed, if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding and if you look for it as for silver and search for it as for hidden treasure, then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God.” [currently not meeting]
Taught by Jack Crawford
Armor Bearers (10:45)
The class begins with a time of sharing and prayer. Discussion currently centers on the book of Revelation.
Taught by Steve Noble
Women of the Word (10:45)
This class is open to women of any age and marital status. The class is currently following the sermon series.
Facilitated by Marion Noble
Small Group Korean Bible Study (10:45)
Members are ages 30s and 40s and over 60, with all ages welcome. The language used in class is Korean. The group also meets every other Friday for prayer.
Led by John Kim and Bessie Ro
Delighted Disciples (10:45)
This class discusses Jesus’ teachings given in the Sermon on the Mount in Matt. 5-7. Parallels will be drawn with Paul’s teaching in Romans
Led by Richard de Villiers