Adult Studies

Sunday Mornings, 11:15am-12:00noon

Anxiety and Depression Seminar

Week 2 • September 18, 2016 • Stuart Knechtle, Cheryl Allen, Mark Negley & Frank Bartolomeo

Listen to a panel discussion on how we can understand and seek healing from both anxiety and depression. Part 2 includes role-playing vignettes to help better understand the voices of both anxiety and depression. The panel discusses how to help those currently suffering with anxiety and/or depression as well as how relatives can help family members cope.

Anxiety and Depression Seminar

Week 1 • September 11, 2016 • Stuart Knechtle, Cheryl Allen, Mark Negley & Frank Bartolomeo

Listen to a panel discussion on how we can best treat both anxiety and depression. Wholeness and health can be sought after through growth in faith, relationships, education, and awareness of psychological hangups. The panel discusses how to help those currently suffering with anxiety and/or depression as well as how relatives can help family members cope.

Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Parent Workshop • June 12, 2016 • Jake Kircher

How do we make sure our kids are safe online? What tools and resources are out there to help us monitor and manage their use?

The Treasure Principle

March 13, 2016 • Kim and Crista Mathew

Randy Alcorn, financial consultant and best-selling author of "The Treasure Principle” believes there's a higher motivation for giving than guilt. Alcorn bases his message on Biblical principle found in Matthew 6:20. Join Kim and Crista Mathew in a 2-week session to explore how to change in our mindset about generosity through the illustration of a key truth, "God owns everything." The group will meet in the Library right after the service.

Grace 101

February 21, 2016 • Cliffe Knechtle & Stuart Knechtle

Get an overview of Grace Church and the chance to ask questions about the life of the church.

Week 2: Judgement Free Friendship

with Cheryl Allen • February 14, 2016 • Cheryl Allen

True, meaningful friendship can't exist in the presence of judgment. It's hard to reach out from a place of true need if you feel you're at risk of being judged.

Week 1: Judgement Free Friendship

with Cheryl Allen • February 7, 2016 • Cheryl Allen

True, meaningful friendship can't exist in the presence of judgment. It's hard to reach out from a place of true need if you feel you're at risk of being judged.

Living Out Who You Are

New Year, New You Series • February 7, 2016 • Jake Kircher

How do we find, assess and live our our calling and vocation?

Talking to Your Kids About Relationships, Dating and Sex

Parent Workshop • January 31, 2016 • Jake Kircher

Relationships, dating and sex are three things that come with a lot of questions, interest and at times, frustration for our kids. They are not always easy topics for parents to initiate or discuss with our kids. Often times it can be uncomfortable and we don’t always have all the answers. And, with the ability to Google things, sometimes our kids don't even come to us with their questions anymore...which is probably not always a good thing.

Understanding How We're Wired

New Year, New You Series • January 31, 2016 • Jake Kircher

God has made us each unique and understanding what makes us different is the key to being at peace with who you are and beginning to figure out your calling and vocation.

A New Way of Thinking

New Year, New You Series • January 17, 2016 • Jake Kircher

Pastor Jake kicks off this three week class discussing how do we overcome the negative voices we can all too often be stuck with and replace them with what God says about who we are.