DINNER & CHILD CARE
Enjoy a Free Dinner!
No need to grab something fast and eat in the car. Sit down and enjoy the company when attending a Tuesday class. Dinner is served 5:30-6:15 PM.
Child Care is Available
If you need child care, we’re here to serve. Reserve a place for your child by contacting our child care coordinator Teresa Klein. Let her know how many children need care and their ages. With your notice, we’ll make sure we have the personnel in place to offer the best care, which is available from 6:15 to 8PM.
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.
Hands of Faith Bible Study
Sun, 9:00-10:30AM, Room 226, Ongoing Class
by Sam Gary
This basic foundational Bible study 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 the Hands of Faith ministry.
Mon, 7-8:30PM, In West Anchorage
by David & Janet Dorland
Join us as we discuss the sermon in our community group in the Menchinsky Home. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Love and War Marriage Series
Tue, 6:30-8PM, The Gallery
by Phil and Eva Rees
With candor and humor authors John and Stasi Eldredge discuss their marital journey and springboard participants into honest dialogue about expectations, intimacy, conflict and more. Regardless of the miles logged in your marriage, you're invited to join us.
Sticky Faith Parenting
Tue, 6:30-8PM, Room 221
by Joel Brown, Cost: $12, 12-week course
Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to be the spiritual leader for your child? Would you like to learn some practical ways for your son or daughter to have a faith that lasts after high school? Join parents of all ages as we help one another develop a tailor-made sticky faith game plan for you and your family.
Unveiling the Book of Revelation—Precept Upon Precept Study
Tue, 6:30-8PM, Room 219
by Christi Niemann and Kris Mulholland, Cost: $27
This study focuses on the "end times" as written in chapters 4-22 in the book of Revelation. Through careful observation of the text, discover exactly what God says will take place.
LIFEline for Single Parents
Tue, 6:30-8:30PM, Connecting Place
by Aaron Osterback
Single parents are equipped and encouraged with tools to create hope and purpose for their family. Come together to support, encourage, and strengthen one another through the joys and struggles of parenting. Contact Joel Brown for more information.
Tue, 6:30-8:30PM, Room 201, Ongoing Class
by Amy Gill
This is a Christ-based approach to recovery in response to other twelve-step programs. 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.
Wed, 6-8PM, Room 128
by Nancy Struempler, Karen Cassasa, and Janet Lemmons
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. You are welcome to begin attending the group at any session. Each is "self-contained" and do not require attendance in sequence. For information on the next GriefShare support meeting or if you want to talk to a pastor, contact us. Learn more. No childcare. Cost: $15
Young Adult Bible Study (Ages 18-29)
Wed, 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 our enthusiastic and fun-loving leaders Dave and Mona Hundrup as they unpack some of God's truths found in the book of Hebrews. Come every week or come when you can.
Wed, 7-8:30PM, East Anchorage
Join us as we discuss the sermon in our Community Group at the Home of Dan and Michel Conrad. For more information, contact email@example.com.
Love and Respect
Wed, 7-9PM, East Anchorage
Would you like to experience better communication in your marriage? Dr. Emerson Eggerichs teaches the power of unconditional love and unconditional respect and how husbands and wives can reap the benefits of marriage as God intended in this 12-week DVD series. Hosted in the Worman home, contact Liz at 227.0914 for more information.
Thurs, 6-7:30PM, Room 219
by D'Ette Owen
This life-changing class taught by Dave Ramsey and the Financial Peace University teaching team will help you achieve financial goals by showing you how to eliminate debt, save for the future, and give like never before. Be challenged and motivated to make a plan for your money and change your family tree forever. Cost: $93/household
Hands of Faith
Wed, 7-8PM, Wayland Baptist Univ., Room 114, Ongoing Class
by Sam Gary, No Cost
The deaf community from across Anchorage are invited to join 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 the Hands of Faith ministry.
The Better Man
Tue, 6-7:30AM, Room 219, Ongoing Class
by Clay Gatlin
Are you ready for the ride of your life? It's a ride through the reality that you are free! You are free to live in and from The Exchanged Life. Men, this is an awesome opportunity for you to plug in to something a little deeper, a little more real and a lot more fun. Join us for an awesome time of study, conversation and teaching. Whether we're going through a book of the Bible, or a book accompanying the Bible, you'll find this to be a group seeking to be real, relevant and relational. Are you ready?
Journey Through the Scripture
Tue, 6:30-8AM, the Gallery, Ongoing Class
by Steve Holsinger
Take this opportunity to join other men in strengthening your walk with Christ in this casual atmosphere—it's a solid way to start the day. Come and join us as we study is the Book of Hebrews.
Flexible Schedule Bible Study
Tue 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 studying in the book of 1 Corinthians, 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.
Thurs, 6:30–8:30PM, The Gallery
What do the terms “The Foundry” and “Beautiful Outlaw” have in common? They are one in the same. The Foundry is a workshop where iron is forged, and Beautiful Outlaw is a non-conventional look at the radical Son and Savior, Jesus Christ. It’s the new destination for men who are being forged into the shape and identity God has destined for them.
True Woman 101: Divine Design
Tues, 9:30-11AM, Jan 13-Mar 3 (8-wk study), Room 219
by Birgitta Tulip
If you’re tired of the world’s cheap imitations and knock-offs—or if you’re tired of clichéd advice, shallow caricatures—then this foundational teaching and insight from God’s Word is for you! Thousands are tossing the world’s brand of womanhood and joining a quiet counter-revolution. Join Bible teachers Mary A. Kassian and Nancy Leigh DeMoss and share with the women you serve the key fundamentals of biblical womanhood in this eight-week study. Each week includes five individual lessons leading to a group time of sharing and digging deeper into God’s Word.
Jesus The One and Only
Begins Tues, 9:30AM, Offsite (3323 Wesleyan Dr)
By Cheryl Vandegrift
Join us for a 10-week life-changing journey which will lead you through the hills of Galilee with the Teacher, across the lake with the Master, and finally, on the road toward the cross with the Savior. Get to know Jesus intimately ... as though you had walked with Him during His days of earthly ministry. Contact Cheryl at 646.0553 to learn more about this Beth Moore study.
Moms & More
Tues, 10AM-Noon, Jan 13-Apr 28, The Gallery
by Kelly Weedin
Looking for an opportunity to connect with other women during the week? Moms and More offers a morning of Bible study, worship and small group. Connect with other women raising children and encourage one another. Do you feel trapped in the machine of excess? Author Jen Hatmaker was. Her friends were. And some might say that our culture is. Jen once considered herself unmotivated by the lure of prosperity, but upon being called "rich" by a child who was living in poverty, evidence to the contrary mounted, and a social experiment turned spiritual journey was born. This study leads you through this same experiment, at whatever level you choose, in seven key areas: food, clothes, spending, media, possessions, waste, and stress. What's the payoff for living such a deeply reduced life? It's the discovery of a greatly increased God—a call toward Christ-like simplicity and generosity that transcends a social experiment to become a radically better existence." Childcare includes a supervised homeschool study hall. Contact Kelly Weedin for more information. Cost: $30.
Beginning Tues, Mar 31, 10AM-Noon, The Gallery
For the next five weeks, Moms and More will study "Breathe" by Priscilla Shirer. One of the greatest challenges among women in our culture is taking time to stop and cease from all the activities and busyness and just breathe. We are in bondage to busyness. We constantly strive to complete the limitless to-do lists that hinder us from experiencing all that God has for us. We miss the moments because we rush ahead to the next thing. By neglecting time for tranquility, serenity, and repose, we limit our Christlikeness and miss out on some of God's greatest gifts. It is time for us to breathe and build margin into our lives for God. In the Old Testament, God instituted principles and laws that would transform the Israelites' mindset. He didn't just want them legally free; He wanted them to be able to walk in the freedom and enjoy it. So God gave them many gifts, including boundaries in which to enjoy those gifts. Sabbath was intended as a gift, and it is still a gift to us today. If you are weary, worn out, and exhausted the concept of Sabbath will change your life. Contact Kelly Weedin for more information. Cost: $30.
Last Wives' Club (Closed—Next Session Sept 2015)
LWC Alum Meeting, 1st Wed of Month, 6-8PM; LWC, 3rd Sat of Month, 3-5PM, Connecting Place; "Not Married Now", 3rd Sat of Month, 11AM
by Pam Washington, Cost: $20
The wives of LWC pursues God’s way in their marriage through the biblical study, "The Excellent Wife." Our mission is to come alongside of and encourage women as they submit their lives and marriages to God and understand, respect, and support their husbands in ways modeling our relationship with Jesus Christ.
Lord, I'm Torn Between Two Masters
Thur, 6:30-7:30AM, Offsite in South Anchorage
by Kris Mulholland, Cost: $15
Does it sometimes feel impossible to measure up to God's standards? On a hillside overlooking the Sea of Galilee, Jesus opened the doorway to the Kingdom of God. He challenged His followers to pursue a faith without compromise. Without anxiety. Without judgment. He encouraged them to build a faith bearing fruit. A faith built on rock. A faith that would be true to the only Lord and Master. Is that the kind of faith you want? It sounds impossible. It feels unreachable. How can you possibly measure up? Join us and let this study minister to you in intimate ways as we get into this devotional study on genuine faith from the Sermon on the Mount.
Thurs, 6:30–8:30PM, Auditorium
Enjoy an evening of teaching, refreshments, and community as we study “Praying through the Attributes of God.” Every session is a stand-alone study—come every week or when you can. View our weekly schedule at faithak.com/women.
Long Haul Sunday (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.
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.
AWANA (Ages 3 1/2 - 13)
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! Cost: $40.
Caring Childcare (Birth to 12)
Coordinator Teresa Klein
Not just babysitters… the staff enjoy getting to know your children and work with them on learning scripture with age-appropriate activities. Please contact Teresa and let her know to expect your children.
WOW! Kids (Birth to Kindergarten)
Sat and Sun during regular services, except the 1PM service
Preschool Director Jackie Evans
Little ones enjoy Bible stories, crafts, games and worship in a safe environment, staffed with loving adults.
The FLI Zone (Grades 1-5)
Sat and Sun during regular services, except the 1PM service
Elementary Director Christy Charles
Foundational biblical truths are presented in a fun and relevant way through skits, worship and teaching.