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Women’s Bible studies offer a variety of classes that engage your mind and speak to your heart as you spend time in the Word, including intergenerational classes for women of all experience levels. Learn real truth that matters for real life. As you learn and grow, you experience the encouragement of other women who love the Lord.

NOTICE!

We now have a new ONLINE registration form. All registrations must be completed online. For scholarship information, contact Aimee Lundberg for a discount code before you register.

For more information about Women's Bible Studies, contact Becky Posey at 763-536-3212.
Online registration for summer studies opens May 20, 2015

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Summer 2015 Bible Study Options

REGISTRATION TO CLOSE JUNE 8TH

The Gospel-Centered Life
Many Christians talk about the gospel, but how many really understand the gospel and know how to apply it to their lives? This nine-lesson small group study will help participants understand how the gospel shapes every aspect of life. Each week includes a study of Scripture, a 2-3 page article to read, and a practical exercise to help you personally apply the biblical truth.

Dates: Thursdays, June 4- July 30
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Teacher: Stephanie Shields
Location: Gathering Place
Book Fee: $9.00 Note: If you already have a book, this class is free.

God's Love Alive In You: James by Kay Arthur and David Lawson
The letters of James and John and Paul's letter to Philemon are among the most practical writings in the New Testament. Discover God's design for successful relationships, including: friendships in the church, business dealings, and interactions between rich and poor. Find strength to resist temptation and joy to persevere in trials. Learn incredible power of words and secrets to answered prayer in this lively study.

This book includes 1-3 John and Philemon, but we will only be covering the section on James, which is a 5-week study.

Dates: Wednesdays, June 17- July 15
Times: 9:30-11:00 a.m. (women only) or 6:30-8:00 p.m. (open to men & women)
Teachers: Joanne Sorbel in a.m.; Marshall & Becky Posey in p.m.
Location: Gathering Place in a.m.; Sandburg Chapel in p.m.
Book Fee: $9

Fall 2015 Women’s Bible Study Options

All Studies Begin Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Online registration opens August 12, 2015

Generation Studies

Sermon on the Mount by Jen Wilkin is a 9-week study on what it means to be a citizen of the kingdom of Heaven according to Jesus' Sermon on the Mount. Matthew's gospel opens with three chapters containing Jesus' longest recorded message – a sermon given to His disciples early in His ministry to articulate what the life of a Christ-follower would look like. It was a message intended to turn upside down every expectation His closest followers might have. The sermon asks of us the same questions it posed to its original hearers: How should a disciple relate to sin? To others? To the Law? How does a disciple think, speak, and act? What is the nature of true righteousness?

This study includes DVD lecture, approximately 2 hours of weekly homework, and small group interaction.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 16, 2015 – November 18, 2015
[Followed by The Explicit Gospel by Matt Chandler - Winter 2016 & Hosea by Jennifer Rothschild - Spring 2016]
Times: 9:15-11:15 a.m. or 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Ministry Center
Book Fee: $13.00 (plus $5.00 one-time registration fee)
[$12.00 for The Explicit Gospel; $13.00 for Hosea (due Winter-Spring 2016)]

Precepts Studies

1. Covenant: Precept Upon Precept Study by Kay Arthur [AM ONLY]
See this incredible thread running from Genesis through Revelation in this 11-week study. God enters into a binding agreement with His people and always keeps His promises. Trusting Him as a covenant partner frees us from the bondage of worry and anxiety. This study will transform the way you read the Scriptures!

This study includes DVD lecture, approximately 5 hours of intensive weekly homework, and group discussion.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 16, 2015 – January 13, 2016 [followed by Colossians – Winter 2016]
Times: 9:15-11:15 a.m.
Location: Family Center A1
Teacher: Tam Harken
Book Fee: $25.00 (plus $5.00 one-time registration fee); $27.00 for Colossians

2. Acts Parts 1-2: Precept Upon Precept Study by Kay Arthur* [AM ONLY]
Luke’s first account was his Gospel in which he recorded all that Jesus began to do and teach. His second account we call Acts, or the Acts of the Apostles, Luke records what happened after Jesus’ ascension to the Father. Jesus sent the Holy Spirit, empowering the apostles to testify to the power of God in salvation and in living every day for the gospel. Learn how God spread the gospel through witnesses of Jesus’ death and resurrection, and from their examples, how you too can witness to others. Stand in awe of the power of God in believers to endure persecution and suffering for the cause of Christ and embrace His power in your life. Be encouraged by the results of faithful servants holding forth truth in a dark world; watch as the church grows numerically, geographically, and culturally.

This study includes DVD lecture, approximately 5 hours of intensive weekly homework, and group discussion.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 16, 2015 – April 27, 2016
Time: 9:15-11:15 a.m.
Location: Family Center C1
Teacher: Sue Ann Russell
Book Fee: Part 1-$18.00 (plus $5.00 one-time registration fee), Part 2-$18.00
*This class is also offered on Monday evenings through Discovery

3. Hebrews Parts 1-3: Precept Upon Precept Study by Kay Arthur [PM ONLY]
In these last days, God has spoken to us in His Son. What does He say about Jesus, angels, and our great salvation? Learn about Jesus' superiority to all in this exciting study of Hebrews that enlightens and enlivens Old Testament law and prophecy. This study will encourage you to fix your eyes on Jesus and run with endurance to the finish line.

This study includes DVD lecture, approximately 5 hours of intensive weekly homework, and group discussion.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 16, 2015 – April 27, 2016
Times: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location: Sandberg Chapel
Teacher: Cyndi Theisen
Book Fee: Part 1-$25.00 (plus $5.00 one-time registration fee), Part 2-$21.00; Part 3-$14.00

4. Sermon On The Mount: Precept Upon Precept Study by Kay Arthur [PM ONLY]
Faith that does not compromise is promised a reward in the world to come, and also a life free from anxiety in this world. Get a deeper understanding of the fruit and security that come with righteousness in the life of a true believer. You'll never look at the Beatitudes the same way again!

This class is designed for women new to Precept studies or for those who want to move at a slower pace. Each lesson will be spread over two weeks with approximately 2 ½ hours of intensive homework each week. It also includes DVD teaching and discussion in a small group format. It is limited to 12 participants.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 16, 2015 – April 27, 2016
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Conference Room
Teacher: Jennifer Haskett
Materials Fee: $23.00 (plus $5.00 one-time registration fee)

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Additional group opportunities are available for both men and women on Monday evenings at Discovery or Tuesday evenings at Focus Groups.