CLASSES



Classes provide short-term opportunities for people to explore what the Bible has to say about a specific topic. The practical teaching provided and the connections made in classes help participants grow in their relationship with Jesus and others.

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WINTER CLASSES

bible reading within reach: Cookies on the lower shelf® 

(Pam Gillaspie)

Mondays, 7:00-8:30 PM, January 9 - March 13 & March 20 - May 22

Co-ed study

10-20 weeks

Facilitator: Pam Gillaspie and Dave Gillaspie

Cost: $35/20-week study; $20/10-week study

No child care


Journey through the entire Old Testament in just 20 weeks—10 weeks at a time! With a study format designed to flex to the needs of each student, Cookies on the Lower Shelf® provides a step-by-step guide beginning with God's beautiful creation in Genesis to the rabble-rousing days of the judges, kings and prophets! Discover God’s redemption story in Scripture first-hand in this doable and foundational study! 


Registration beings December 19.  Click here to sign up.

Breakfast & Bible Study

Wednesdays, 8:00-9:15 AM

Co-ed study

Facilitator: Don Tremper

Location: Bob & Anne’s Restaurant in Waukegan

Cost: Whatever you choose to order for breakfast


Led by Don Tremper, this co-ed breakfast and Bible study group discusses various topics throughout the year. Participants can expect to enjoy breakfast together, join in good conversation, and grow deeper in the truths of God’s Word.

ROMANS 8-16 FOR YOU

Thursdays 7:00-8:15 PM (January 12 - March 30)

Men's study

Facilitator: Tim Roegner

Cost: $20


In this study, men will walk through chapters eight thru 16 of the Apostle Paul’s letter to the Romans while utilizing Pastor Timothy Keller’s book Romans 8-16 For You. This study will help unpack one of the most theologically rich and challenging books in the entire New Testament and is open for men to join at any time.


Coming April 13-May 186 Battles Every Man Must Win (Bill Perkins)

The Disciples Path

Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30 PM (Starting January 17)

Men’s study

6 weeks

Facilitator: Isuwa Atsen

Cost: $10

No child care


The Disciples Path is a series of six short-term studies (six to seven sessions each) that intentionally helps followers of Jesus grow to spiritual maturity by equipping them to be disciple-makers who make disciple-makers!


starting point and next

(andy stanley)

Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 AM, February 1 - March 22 & April 5 - May 10

Women’s study

Starting Point: 8 weeks / Next: 6 weeks

Facilitator: Sara Wittkamp and TBA

Cost: $30

Child care provided


Starting Point is for people who are curious about God, have a new relationship with Jesus, or are returning to church after being away for a while.


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.


the battle plan for prayer

(From wAR rOOM)

Mondays, 6:30-8:00 PM, February 20 - April 24

Women’s study

9 weeks

Facilitator: Kellie Indlecoffer

Cost: $20

No child care



Based on the movie War Room, this study will help you develop a deeper walk with God as you seek the Lord first for your battles. The Battle Plan for Prayer equips believers to create their own prayer strategy and be specific and strategic in prayer. This study features teaching by Alex and Stephen Kendrick on the topics of what prayer is and is not, why God wants us to pray, specific areas of prayer, specific strategies for prayer, and more. Nine weeks. Daily homework.  


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.



REVELAtion: Here and now, there and then (Beth Moore)

Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 AM, February 1 - April 19

Women’s study

11 weeks

Facilitator: Kathy Gouzoules

Cost: $30

Child care provided
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In this study of the book of Revelation, Beth presents many points of view, allowing women to decide for themselves when the interpretation varies among scholars. She teaches that God is as specific about what He does reveal as He is about what He does not reveal.


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.



PHILIPPIANS, PRECEPT UPON PRECEPT

Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 AM, February 1 - April 12

Women’s study

9-10 weeks

Facilitator: Deb Boerman

Cost: $30

Child care provided.


How do I live the Christian life joyfully regardless of people or circumstances? What is the purpose of suffering and the Christian perspective on death? Do I have "the mind of Christ"? Discover true, deep-down joy in your life that the world cannot take away!


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.


The armor of god

(priscilla shirer)

Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 AM, February 1 - March 15

Women's study

7 weeks

Facilitator: Deborah Jensen

Cost: $30

Child care provided.


This study is more than a biblical description of the believer’s inventory. It is an action plan for putting on your spiritual armor and developing a personalized strategy to secure victory against the enemy. You will look at the Ephesians 6:10-17 description of spiritual armor, piece by piece.


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.


unlocking the treasure: a bible study for moms entrusted with special needs children

(Bev Roozeboom)

Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 AM, February 1 - March 8

Women's study

6 weeks

Facilitator: Stefanie Boyce

Cost: $30

Child care provided.


Are you a mother of a child with special needs? You are not alone! If your child struggles with physical, emotional, intellectual, or behavioral difficulties and you find yourself disillusioned and disheartened, this study is for you. Written by a mom who is also walking this journey, "Unlocking the Treasure" offers hope and encouragement in the midst of daily battles and extraordinary challenges. In this study, you will learn what it means to trust God with yourself and your child. You will discover the God of hope and uncover the promises of peace and contentment. Finally, you will bring to light the hope of an abundant and joy-filled life, even on this side of heaven!


Registration begins December 19.  Click here to sign up.