Winter 2018 Bible Studies
Balancing Life’s Demands
Starting this Wednesday, August 29th at | Giers 422
Led by Daniel Walters
Are you busy, tired, stressed out, and stretched to the limit’ Does life seem a little out of control’ Are you running long on ‘to do’s’ and short on time’ In Balancing Life’s Demands you will learn how to put ‘first things first’ and find peace in the midst of pressure and adversity. No cliches or quick fixes, just practical biblical insights to help you order your personal world.
The Book of Romans
Wednesdays, | Rick and Bubba Studio
Led by Rick Burgess
The letter to the Romans stands as the clearest and most systematic presentation of Christian doctrine in all the Scriptures. All people have been condemned due to our rebellion against God. However, God in His grace offers us justification by faith in His Son, Jesus. But Paul made it clear that the believer’s pursuit of God doesn’t stop with salvation; it continues as each of us is sanctified—made holy—as we persist in following Him.
The Seven Churches of Revelation
Led by Brian Gunn
The book of Revelation opens with seven letters to seven churches. Each of the seven letters is a prophetic word from Jesus, through the Spirit, who is inspiring John to write. Who were the recipients of these letters? How were they read and understood in the first century? And what are we to make of them today?
1 & 2 Peter by John McArthur
Wednesdays, | Cracker Barrel
Led by Bruce Ely and Rich Van Houton
These books focus on the importance of believers bearing up under unjust suffering yet continuing to live well. In this way, these books clearly walk us through our roles as believers, providing encouragement continue on in the way that Jesus has laid out for all His followers in our daily walk.
“Follow Me” by David Platt
Fridays, | TJC Mortgage Building
Led by Tanner Allen
Scores of people have been told that becoming a follower of Jesus simply involves believing certain truths or saying certain words. As a result, churches today are filled with people who believe they are Christians -- but aren’t. Follow Me explores the gravity of what we must forsake in this world, as well as the indescribable joy and deep satisfaction to be found when we live for Christ.
September 18, 6:30 p.m.| CLC Dining Room
Led by Traylor Lovvorn and Greg Olexa
True heart change takes place in genuine, transparent community and cannot be done in isolation. Route1520 Recovery Groups are for individuals struggling with pornography and sex addiction as well as their spouses. Our groups offer a place for individuals to find support, care, direction, and prayer in community with fellow strugglers.
How to Be a Man: Pursuing Christ Centered Masculinity
Wednesdays, |Giers 419
Led by Bryan Gill and Drew Carmichael
Seeks to storm the hearts of men to define what manhood looks like in the world today. And the best example we have is that of Christ. The authors have identified eight core characteristics we see in the person of Christ, seeing Him & His actions as expressions of the model man: identity, integrity, purpose, surrender, passion, commitment, compassion and influence. This devotional will spur you on to a more passionate pursuit of Christ-centered
Spiritual Warfare: Biblical Truth for Victory
| Dobbins 535
Led by Todd Lafferty
We will explore ways to know if you are in spiritual warfare, reasons warfare may persist, and actions to take during warfare. This study explores the schemes of Satan against individual believers and the church and how to approach spiritual warfare from a biblical perspective.
There Is More: When the World Says You Can’t, God Says You Can
Wednesdays, | Dobbins 542
Led by Rush Letson and Tebe Shaw
With God’s power, you can believe and achieve a life that exceeds every earthly expectation. When you surrender control and follow God’s guidance, you become empowered and equipped to do the impossible, reach higher, and go further than you could have ever imagined--giving Him all the glory.