Sunday 9:00am Classes
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
Bible Dialog (9:00)
Aimed at growing in Christ and in love for one another through fellowship and teaching in an informal environment. Various topics or books of the Bible are studied. Format includes table discussion, and doesn’t avoid difficult or controversial issues. Jaime Burnett does the introduction and wrap up and sets up questions for class discussion. There are also regular visits from Valley global partners. Members of this large group are generally ages 40s – 60s. The class is currently studying Promises of the Old Testament regarding the Messiah and how they were fulfilled in the New Testament. We are just finishing up a New Testament detour in 1 Corinthians 13.
Taught by Jaime Burnett.
Total Marriage (9:oo)
Total Marriage is a nine-month Sunday adult elective that starts Sept 11, 2016 and runs through late-May/mid-June 2017. This class is for married, engaged, and dating couples of all ages and stages of life—this group is for those who are thriving, struggling, or just starting out. Our goal is to help each couple employ the Great Commandment—that is, ‘to love God and love their spouse, who is their nearest neighbor.’ For more information, please open the Total Marriage Brochure here or contact, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Led by Jon and Kelley Drake
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)
Taught by Lyman Taylor.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.
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 (mostly English) church history.
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