Disciple I – Becoming Disciples Through Bible Study
This 34-week study is a marvelous first course for those who have never studied the Bible in-depth. The goal of Disciple is transformation, not just information. It calls participants to open themselves to the power of God’s Word, to bring their experiences and struggles to Scripture, and to deepen their commitment to Christian discipleship. The study follows the chronological movement of the Biblical story from Creation to the New Jerusalem and explores the major themes of the Bible. The class includes daily reading assignments, questions for reflection, video segments and class discussion. The materials fee is $40, which covers the cost of the Disciple I study manual. Students also need a Study Bible.
Disciple II – Into the Word, Into the World
Intended for those who have completed Disciple I, this 32-week study deepens Biblical understanding by focusing on Genesis, Exodus, Luke and Acts. It encourages the practice of spiritual disciplines arising out of Scripture for the purpose of changing habits and transforming lives. Participants learn to approach all experiences of life as an opportunity for faithful witness and service. The materials fee is $40, which covers the cost of the Disciple II study Manual. Students also need a Study Bible.
Disciple III – Remember Who You Are
This study is intended for those who have completed Disciple I and/or II. This is a 32-week study emphasizing the Prophets and the letters of the Apostle Paul. This study confronts the persistent questions found in these texts: What are the priorities of your life? What are the priorities of society? The materials fee is $40, which covers the cost of the Disciple III Study Manual. Students also need a Study Bible.
Disciple IV – Under the Tree of Life
Intended for those who have completed any Disciple course, this 32-week study is the final course in the four-phase Disciple Program. Disciple IV examines Old Testament books such as Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon, Ruth, Esther, Ezra, Nehemiah and Daniel, as well as the New Testament Gospel of John and Revelation. Disciple IV appeals to the senses and emotions through words, images, dance, and music. It not only shows the distinctive character of the Gospel of John, but it also provides a video-led worship experience of the book of Revelation. The material fee is $40, which covers the cost of the Disciple IV Study Manual. Students also need a Study Bible.
Companions in Christ
This 26-week study focuses on experiencing God in our daily living. Participants’ lives are nourished through exploring Scripture, listening to God through it, and allowing the Word to shape their lives. Daily scripture readings and exercises are shared in class each week. Participants journal, pray, and reflect on Christ’s call in their lives.
The material fee is $15 which covers the cost of the Study Manual. Sometimes shorter classes are offered.