Women’s Life Groups

TUESDAYS

Sermon on the Mount

Time: 6:30-9P
Dates: 1/9, 1/23, 2/6, 2/20, 3/6, 3/20, 4/17, 5/1, and 5/15
Leader: Dawn Zapata
Location: Worship Center – Backstage Room
Cost: $15
KidsCare: N/A

Examine Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount verse by verse to:

  • Challenge yourself to think differently about repentance, salvation and sanctification.
  • Discover how a disciple of Christ should think, speak and act.
  • See Jesus’ words as one cohesive unit, and understand what it’s like to be a citizen of the kingdom of heaven.
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Precept Upon Precept – ISAIAH

Time: 7-9P
Dates: Sept 12, 2017 – March 2018
Leader: Rena Lolley
Location: OFF CAMPUS – Placentia
Cost: $60
KidsCare: N/A

We will be studying the book of ISAIAH – Join us as we study one of the most quoted prophetic Old Testament book. See what this important book had to say to the nation of Israel and what it has to say to us today as Christ Followers. Let’s study the prophecies that Jesus fulfilled and how that can bring comfort to those that are part of His family!
Precept Upon Precept Bible Studies are in-depth inductive studies of the books of the Bible, chapter by chapter, verse by verse. Inductive study is an investigative approach to the Bible. Precept Upon Precept materials are developed by Precept Ministries – the ministry of Kay Arthur. It is a homework-intensive study that usually takes within 3-5 hours per week.

Contact Rena for details: renacpa@outlook.com

1 Peter – A Living Hope in Christ

Time: 7-9P
Dates: Sept 12, 2017 – Mar 20, 2018
Leader: Val Selvig
Location: Worship Center
Cost: $16
KidsCare: N/A

Our inheritance through Christ is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading. In 1 Peter, a man of faith and flaws and eyewitness to the life of Christ challenges us to look beyond our current circumstances to a future inheritance. He shares his concerns on big picture issues for the early church, describes believers’ true identity in Christ, and ultimately helps readers discover what it means to experience the Living Hope they have in Christ. Key themes of humility, submission, and identity in Christ guide the study of 1 Peter as participants are challenged to read the book in its entirety each week. (9 sessions)

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WEDNESDAYS

The Patriarchs

Time: 6:30-7:30A
Dates: Sept 13, 2017 – May 16, 2018
Leader: Evelyn Okamoto & Terry Alvarado
Location: Chapel, Upper Campus
Cost: $18
KidsCare: N/A

Discover God’s pursuit of a relationship with man, and marvel as His plan to bless all people unfolds. Full of twists and turns, ruin and redemption, revelation and mystery this Bible study keeps participants captivated by the God who stars in it! Explore concepts such as blessing, covenant, and promise, and the bearing each has on a New Testament believer’s life today. You will plunge into the heart of Genesis, to God’s remarkable pursuit of relationship and to the unfolding of His earthly plan: that through one nation—and ultimately, one man—all people on earth will be blessed.

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Tapestry – Colossians-Philippians-Psalms

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Sept 13, 2017 – May 2, 2018
Leader: Pam Myers & Carolyn Vittori
Location: Room 115
Cost: $9
KidsCare: $215

For the first six weeks we will be reading Colossians and gain a fresh appreciation for Christ as the “fullness of God’ and the only source for living the Christian life. The next ten weeks we will be studying Paul’s joy letter to us in Philippians. As Paul shares his desire to know Christ Jesus more deeply, may we all rejoice with Paul and rededicate ourselves to finding joy in Christ. Our final six weeks will be spent in the Psalms where we will read a collection of genuine communications that span the whole range of human emotions. David and other writers honestly pour out their true feelings, reflecting their powerful and life changing friendship with God.

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40 Days of Prayer – Experiencing God’s Power through Prayer

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Jan 17 – Feb 28, 2018
Leader: Kathy Verhoeven
Location: Room 317
Cost: $0
KidsCare: N/A

God designed us to hear His voice and guidance. God is speaking all the time. Life doesn’t always go as planned. At some point, you’ll face impossible obstacles and barriers. God wants to help you handle uncertainty to give you a breakthrough, but it doesn’t just happen spontaneously; breakthroughs happen when you seek them. And the way you seek them is through prayer.
Throughout the 40 Days of Prayer series, you will learn how to cultivate a powerful prayer life and experience breakthrough in your relationship challenges, financial difficulties, bad habits, health crisis, and many other areas of your life!

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Colossians & Philemon – Gaining a True Knowledge of Christ So No One Deludes You!

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Sept 13, 2017 – Mar 14, 2018
Leader: Julie Smith & Lisa Gauen
Location: Room 113
Cost: $26
KidsCare: $160

What does it mean to be “complete in Christ”? Is Christ your “all in all” – does He meet all your needs? You will find answers to these questions and others in this Kay Arthur precept study. Don’t let anyone delude you with man-made philosophies or traditions that contradict the Word of God. Colossians is filled with rich and abundant treasures of truth – truth that will keep us from error. The message of Colossians exposes what is going on in Christianity today and causes you to focus on the source of all life.

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Tapestry – Genesis

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Sept 13, 2017 – May 2, 2018
Leader: Joyce Emery
Location: Room 312
Cost: $9
KidsCare: $215

Genesis records God’s beginning of creation, man, sin and family from Adam and Eve, Noah and the great flood. We will learn about Abraham and the building of the Hebrew nation, Isaac, Jacob and his family and end with Joseph and his ministry. This is a wonderful study of the first book of the Bible.

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THURSDAYS

Finding I Am – How Jesus Fully Satisfies the Cry of Our Heart

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Jan 18 – Mar 29, 2018
Leader: Diane Wright
Location: Worship Center
Cost: $18
KidsCare: $100

In this study, we are going to dive into the seven “I Am” statements of Jesus in the gospel of John. What is the deep cry of your heart? The ache in your soul that keeps you up at night? The prayer you keep repeating? Jesus not only cares about this deep, spiritual wrestling, He also wants to step in and see you through it. Join Lysa TerKeurst on the streets of Israel to explore the seven I AM statements of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. Through this interactive, in-depth study we will be trading feelings of emptiness and depletion for the fullness of knowing who Jesus is like never before.

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The Gospel of Mark – The Jesus We’re Aching For

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Sept 14 – Mar 15, 2018
Leader: Debra Hughes & Regina Collett
Location: Worship Center
Cost: $16
KidsCare: $90

God’s heart is moved by our cries for help, our shouts for joy, our unspoken worries. We know Him to be a God of unparalled power and authority, but Mark’s account of Jesus also paints Him as a deeply personal and intimate God. We will follow Jesus through His days of early ministry to the cross and discover what it fully means to be the recipients of His overflowing compassion and the very reason for His all-consuming passion. Discover how Jesus’ ministry on earth still impacts us today.

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1 Peter – A Living Hope in Christ

Time: 9:30-11:30A
Dates: Sept 14, 2017 – Mar 15, 2018
Leader: Martha Dennick, Jill Shirk & Kay Gadd
Location: Worship Center
Cost: $16
KidsCare: $160

Our inheritance through Christ is imperishable, undefiled, and unfading. In 1 Peter, a man of faith and flaws and eyewitness to the life of Christ challenges us to look beyond our current circumstances to a future inheritance. He shares his concerns on big picture issues for the early church, describes believers’ true identity in Christ, and ultimately helps readers discover what it means to experience the Living Hope they have in Christ. Key themes of humility, submission, and identity in Christ guide the study of 1 Peter as participants are challenged to read the book in its entirety each week.

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Military Moms of the Word

Time: 6:30-8:30P
Dates: 1st Thursday of the month
Leader: Bali David & Jeannette Hicks
Location: Friends Church
Cost:
KidsCare: N/A

We gather as those who have a loved one in the military (or a veteran of the recent wars) to study the word of God to be strengthened, encouraged, comforted and challenged by God’s word and by mutual understanding. Join our ongoing study as we learn the precepts of Jesus Christ for a counter-cultural Christian lifestyle.

Contact Bali for info: balidavid@yahoo.com