Transformed living begins with transformed thinking! There’s no better way to renew our thinking than studying God’s Word. We need to dig into the Bible ourselves and to experience the delight of firsthand discovery. Attend a class this year and explore God’s treasure trove of wisdom.
How to Register
To register for a class, locate the class on the list below, click on the "Register" link beside the day and time and follow the prompts. These registrations use the MyFaith directory database for Faith Christian Community and you will be required to log-on or to create an account. If there is no registration link or you do not want to be part of MyFaith then email the instructors and let them know you intend to attend.
Sundays, Beginning Mar 23, 9AM, Gallery
by Phil & Eva Rees
Our first eight classes feature John and Stasi Eldredge via video explaining the surprise "why" marriage is really hard. They share their story and show couples how to fight for the love and happiness they desire, calling on both men and women to step into the great adventure God has waiting for them together. This is an interactive class where you will laugh at lot, learn a lot more, and make some close friendships with other couples in the Faith family. Cost: $10/couple for materials. Contact facilitators Phil and Eva Rees for more information.
Explore the Bible Adult Study—Entrusted with God's Good News
Sun, 9:15-10:30AM, Room 219, Ongoing Class
by Troy & Kay Hill, Dave & Mona Hundrup
Join this easy-to-understand and practical study of God’s Word. Connect with one another, share life together while growing in your understanding of who Christ is and what you're called to do as a result of your relationship with Him. For more information contact Mona Hundrup.
Hands of Faith
Sun, 9:15-10:30AM, Room 226
by Sam Gary
This Basic Foundational Bible Study Class is for all ages involved in the deaf community. Communication is in ASL, but voice interpretation is available for those wishing to learn ASL. For more information, contact Hands of Faith ministries.
This is a Christ-based approach to recovery in response to twelve-step programs such as Alcoholics Anonymous. Celebrate Recovery is directed toward all hurts, hang-ups and habits, including but not limited to drug and alcohol addictions, sex addiction, eating disorders, and people who have been sexually abused. There will be breakout sessions for different groups. Childcare provided. Contact Amy for more information.
Lifeline for Single Parents
Tues, 6:30-8:30PM, Ongoing Class
by Georgia DeKeyser & Aaron Osterback
Single parents are equiped and encouraged with tools to create hope and purpose for their family. Contact Joel Brown for more information.
Young Adult Bible Study (Ages 18-29)
Weds, 7-8:30PM, Room 219, Ongoing Class
by Dave and Mona Hundrup
If you are done with high school or twenty something, then you are invited to join enthusiastic leaders Dave and Mona Hundrup as we unpack some of God's truths found in the letters to the Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians and Colossians. Come every week or come when you can. For more information contact Mona Hundrup.
Hands of Faith
Thurs, 7-8PM, Wayland Baptist University, Room 114, Ongoing Class
by Sam Gary, No Cost
The deaf community from across Anchorage are invited to join us for study as we dive into the pages of God's Word. Communication is in ASL, but voice interpretation is available for those wishing to learn ASL. For more information, contact Hands of Faith.
New Time of Your Life (Men’s Class)
Thursdays, Begins Mar 27, 6:30-8:30PM, Gallery
by Bob Jones
Time is our most valuable asset. We wear watches, we glance at the clock so we don't lose track of time. Yet there's something more important than knowing what time it is . . . it's knowing what to do with our time and how to set our priorities. In this 5-part series, Andy Stanley helps you discover that answer through the scriptures. Don t waste another second. Contact Bob Jones to learn more.
FAQ—Frequently Avoided Questions
Tues, 6-7:30AM, Room 219, Ongoing Class
by Clay Gatlin
Join our "head first" dive into the difficult questions concerning faith and life that, because of the nature of the issues, seem to be avoided. No avoided questions here! Contact Clay Gatlin for more information.
Journey Through the Scripture
Tues, 6:30-8AM, the Gallery, Ongoing Class
by Steve Holsinger
Take this opportunity to join other men in furthering your walk with Christ in this casual atmosphere—it's a solid way to start the day. They are currently studying I & II Timothy. Contact Steve Holsinger for more information.
Dream: Have You Cought God's Vision?
Tues, 6:30-8:30 PM, Mission Room 226, Ongoing Class
by Keith Harvey,Contact Keith for more information.
This compelling book by Kenny Luck is a daring challenge to stand up and experience the powerful, personal vision of God for your life. Cost: $10
Flexible Schedule Men’s Bible Study
Tues or Wed, 6:30-8:30PM, Ongoing Class
by Dan Tulip, Offsite in West Anchorage
Do you have a rotating schedule that makes it hard to regularly attend a Bible study? You are not alone. Currently starting a walk through the book of Matthew, this group meets each week according to the schedules of the key members of the group. To see if this group could works for you call Dan at 529.0132 or email.
The Gathering —The Names of God
Thurs, 6:30-8:30PM, Jan 9-Apr 24
by Alice Baum & the Women's Ministry Team, Book cost $17
The Gathering connects women to God and one another. We’ll study God's Word to discover God's many names which reveals His character that speaks to our very time of need. Each night, we'll enjoy teaching,small groups, refreshments, and wonderful conversation. Every session is a stand-alone study, so no one is left behind should they miss. Come and enjoy the teaching, small groups, refreshments and conversations. Invite girlfriends, co-workers, neighbors, and others. Childcare is available. For more information contact Alice.
The Wonder of His Name
Tues, 9:15-11AM, Room 219, April 1-May 13
by Birgitta Tulip, Cost $18
Nancy Leigh DeMoss’s meditations on thirty-two of the names of Jesus are designed to help you contemplate new aspects of our Savior. As you delve deeper into the character of Jesus you’ll be strengthened in your faith, comforted by His promises, and ultimately transformed to be more like Him. For more information contact Birgitta Tulip.
Moms and More
Tues, 10AM-Noon, Jan 14-Apr 29 Register
by Kelly Weedin, $35
Join us as we desire to deepen our devotional lives with "A Thirty Day Walk with God in the Psalms" by Nancy Leigh DeMoss. In week seven we will begin unpacking "Discovering Joy in Your Creativity: You Are Made in the Image of a Creative God" from the Women of Faith Series. Child care is provided. Contact Kelly Weedin for more information.
Tues, 6:30-8:30PM, Connecting Place, April 22-July22
by Nancy Struempler
The finality of death is hard. GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through this difficult experience no matter where you are in the process or how long it has been. Faith Christian Community offers two thirteen-week support groups each year. You are welcome to begin attending the group at any session. Each is "self-contained," so you do not have to attend in sequence. For information on the next GriefShare support meeting or if you want to talk to a pastor, please contact us. For help right now, check out "Healing from Grief" on GriefShare's website.
Single Women’s Group (Ages 20s-40s)
Weds, 7PM, Offsite at private residence.
by Lana Wuerth
As a younger single woman do you feel like there is no place just for you? You are not alone. Come join us for love, support and encouragement. Call or text Lana at 223-4509 for more information.
AWANA (Ages 3 1/2 - 13)
Tues, 6:30-8:30PM, While School is in Session
by Rob Snelson
AWANA helps churches and parents work together to develop spiritually strong children and youth who faithfully follow Jesus Christ. This programs offer a proven approach using games, activities, arts and crafts, and character development lessons/stories. Come and join us !
Caring Childcare (Birth to 12)
Coordinator Tammy Bierman
- Tuesday Morning 9-11AM
- Tuesday Evening 6:30-8:30PM
- Thursday Evening 6:30-8:30PM
Not just babysitters… Tammy and her staff enjoy getting to know your children and work with them on learning scripture with age-appropriate activities. Please contact Tammy and let her know to expect your children.
WOW Kids! (Birth to Kindergarten)
Saturday and Sunday during Regular Services
Preschool Director Jackie Evans
Little ones enjoy Bible stories, crafts, games and worship in a safe environment, staffed with loving adults.
The FLI Zone (Previously known as Moose Mountain) (Grades 1-5)
Saturday and Sunday during Regular Services
Elementary Director Christy Charles
Foundational biblical truths are presented in a fun and relevant way through skits, worship and teaching.
For more information on the programs for kids follow this link.
Long Haul Service (Jr & Sr High School)
Sun, 11AM, Room 201
by Phil Erickson & Mike Farrens
Students learn and discuss the prevailing message of the weekend service, helping them interact together with family and friends about the same topics.For more information contact Phil Erickson,Youth Pastor or Mike Farrens, Jr High Director.
Youth Group (Jr & Sr High School)
Wed, 7-9PM, Auditorium
by Phil Erickson & Mike Farrens
We’ll look at how the Bible and our faith is lived out day to day. Between short lessons and small groups we’ll work out just what it looks like to actually live out our faith. We know God is the creator of ALL things, so this means that he created “fun.” We are a biblical youth group and so we partake in this part of creation as well. Games get us up and moving, shaking off the school day. So come and be ready for a great night that is worth the two hours of your life. For more information contact Phil Erickson,Youth Pastor or Mike Farrens, Jr High Director.