Summer 2018 Bible Studies
Balancing Life's Demands: 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. This study takes place on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in Giers 422. It's led by Brent Jones.
The Book of Acts: The Book of Acts begins with Jesus’s charge to the Twelve Apostles to spread the Gospel throughout the world. Peter serves as the leader of the apostles and the small congregation of the faithful in Jerusalem. Their first order of business is to elect Matthias as the twelfth apostle, replacing the traitor Judas Iscariot. This study is led by Rick Burgess and takes place Wednesdays at noon at the Rick & Bubba Studio.
Study of Psalms: This study will look at six different literary types of Psalms. We will look carefully at how each Psalm expresses the deep emotions of the author and can enhance and empower our worship and prayer time. This study takes place Mondays at noon at the EBS Building and is led by Bryan Gunn and Jim Foyt.
Forensic Faith by J. Warner Wallace: A homicide detective makes the case for a more reasonable, evidential Christian faith by helping readers: understand why they have a duty to defend the truth, develop a training strategy to master the evidence for Christianity, learn how to employ the techniques of a detective to discover new insights from God’s Word, and become better communicators by learning the skills of professional case makers With real-life detective stories This study is led by Bruce Ely and Rich Van Houton and takes place Wednesdays at 6:30 a.m. at Cracker Barrel.
Study of 1st Corinthians: The Apostle Paul wrote it about 56 A.D. The key personalities of this book are the Apostle Paul, Timothy, and also Chloe’s household. Paul’s purpose in writing this letter to the church in Corinth was to address and correct the immorality and divisions that had arisen among them. This study is led by Tanner Allen and takes place Fridays at 6:30 a.m. at the TJC Mortgage Building.
Discipleship Training for Millennials: All Christians are called to be disciples. Discipleship is about commitment to becoming like Christ, glorifying God, seeking to follow God’s will over your will, knowing God on a personal level, and building up the body of Christ. This study takes place on Sundays at 4 p.m. at The Summit Barnes & Noble and is led by Rich Van Houton.
Study of 1st Corinthians: The Apostle Paul wrote it about 56 A.D. The key personalities of this book are the Apostle Paul, Timothy, and also Chloe’s household. Paul’s purpose in writing this letter to the church in Corinth was to address and correct the immorality and divisions that had arisen among them. This study takes place on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in Giers 423 and is led by Bryan Gill.
Route 1520: True heart change takes place in genuine, transparent community and cannot be done in isolation. 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. This group meets on Tuesday evenings in the CLC Dining Room and is led by Traylor Lovvorn and Greg Olexa.
Trading Up by Dean Niewolny: This book challenges us and guides us in “...how to move from just making money to making a difference.” Dean is the new CEO of the Half Time Institute and has included an excellent study guide in the back of the book that we will work through. “Trade Up can help you move from a life of getting to one of giving.” Ken Blanchard. | This study meets on Wednesdays at 6:00 a.m. in the 4th floor Conference room and is led by Todd Lafferty.