DEEPEN: Cultivate Your Relationship with God
Learning Communities are groups of people who gather to study God’s Word to apply and integrate it into their lives. (September – May) Come to connect, build relationships, and learn together.
Galatians – Sundays, September 24 – October 29 at 10:30 AM
The foundational doctrine of Christianity is that salvation is by faith alone through Christ alone. Yet, we innately want to add a “to-do” list to improve our salvation or make it more secure. Is saving faith enough or should we look for enhancements to make our religion better? This six week course will delve into Paul’s answer to this relevant question. Led by Rick Gimpel.
The Art of Neighboring – Sundays, September 24 – October 29 at 10:30 AM
What does missional living actually mean? It can be easy for many of us to fall into comfortable family, work, and church activity patterns and neglect God’s call on our lives to engage the world around us. It starts by being a good neighbor. This series will focus on perspectives and practical steps towards building genuine relationships right outside your door. Led by Dave Downey.
Hosea & the Minor Prophets Sundays, November 5 – December 17 at 10:30 AM (No Class November 19)
Who are these guys? Why do they matter in everyday American Life? Who is Hosea? We explore these questions in a 6-week study of Hosea – one of 12 Minor Prophets of the Old Testament. Led by Barbara Bald.
Hard Conversations: How Do We Disagree Well? Sundays, November 5 – December 17 at 10:30 AM (No Class November 19)
Christ followers must model what it looks like to disagree well. We tend to have a fight or flight response when it comes to conflict and divisive conversation. What does it look like to embody convicted civility? What mindsets and skills are essential in learning to disagree well? Led by Wayne Lundeen
Contact: Dave Downey, Pastor of Community and Mission, David.Downey@HopeChurchOakdale.com