This class, taught by Pastor Deknatel, is an in-depth study of a book of the Bible, a topic, or a special doctrine. The emphasis in this class is, "in-depth."
We take marriage and family ministry seriously and therefore provide a class each Sunday for marriages and parents to grow.
Brothers in Christ gather at 6:30 AM on Thursdays to study God’s Word and apply the Bible to their lives. They are finished by 7:30 in time to go off to work.
Care Groups are groups of 8-12 people who meet regularly in each other’s homes, usually every other week. The purpose of Care Groups is to come together for Bible study, fellowship, laughter, sharing tears, sharing joy, and, of course, dessert! We have found that our faith has grown as we study God’s Word and talk about it among friends and learn from other’s observations and experiences. Care Groups are a
The families of the congregation are divided among a number of trained Lay Ministers who make sure that each person in the community of faith is cared for both spiritually and emotionally. The Lay Ministers work to connect people to each other, adding “layers of love” for those experiencing difficulties or who are celebrating blessings in their lives. They strive to "Build Layers of Love in the Name of Jesus"
In order to help you become a fully devoted follower, we have adopted from Saddleback Community Church in California, 4 steps or bases that you might move through in your walk with the Lord. These 4 bases are:
Base 1: “A Commitment to Membership”
Base 2: “A Commitment to Maturity”
Base 3: “A Commitment to Ministry”
Base 4: “A Commitment to Missions”
Here's our definition of a spiritual gift;
"A spiritual gift is a special ability, given by the Holy Spirit to every believer at his or her conversion, to be used to minister to others and therefore build up the Body of Christ."
Our task is to Discover, Develop, and Deploy our spiritual gifts for God's Kingdom. The first step is to discover what spiritual gifts you have. Please go to the link below and complete the Spiritual Gifts Inventory.