Elective Hour

Join us at 9am for a cup of coffee and one of our Elective Hour classes. Elective Hour is simply a time to gather in a small group setting and dialogue around the Word or a specific topic. The classes offered change on a semester basis. Childcare is offered beginning at 8:45am for kids 8 weeks of age through those in 5th grade. All middle school and high school students are invited to participate in the 9am Youth Bible Study or volunteer in kids ministry. 



FALL 2018 OFFERINGS


NEWCOMERS' WELCOME

If you want to learn more about the message and ministry of GLF, please join us for a light breakfast, discussion and Q&A.

Leaders: Lead Pastor Tim Chalas & Executive Director of Ministries Mandy Martin

Meets: August 12, Gym


INTIMATE DIALOGUE WITH GOD

Learn how to know God deeply and to invite God into your day to day life with Divine Dialogue.

Leader: Sam Denton

Meets: August 12 through September 23, Meeting Room 1


LIVING LIFE FROM A NEW SOURCE

Join this class for video teaching from Bill Loveless' Living Life from a New Source, followed by group discussion on understanding the truth about Christ living His life in you to radically transform your life. 

Leaders: Jeremy & Jennifer Barker, Todd & Jackie Baumann, and Curtis & Christie Jack

Meets: August 12 through September 23, Meeting Room 3


BIBLE STUDY (HEBREWS)

An in-depth look through the book of Hebrews.

Leaders: Paul Pepitone & Don Driscoll

Meets: August 12 through December 23, Meeting Room 2


YOUTH BIBLE STUDY

This is an opportunity for 6th - 12th graders to study the Bible on their level as they grow in grace.

Leaders: Nathan Jenkins, Travis Gautreau, Leslie Lacy, Anna Jenkins & Daniel Lightsey

Meets: August 12 through December 23, Youth Room


NEW COVENANT FOUNDATIONS

This class will acquaint you with the wonderful truths of the New Covenant, the believer's true identity and living in grace.

Leader: Lead Pastor Tim Chalas

Meets: August 19 & 26, Gym


MISCONCEPTIONS OF GRACE

It's all about grace...but what's my role? Grace...a license to sin? What are the enemies of grace?

Leader: Lead Pastor Tim Chalas

Meets: September 9 through 23, Gym


LOVING YOUR CHILD ON THE ROAD TO MATURITY

This class, for parents with kids ages birth through high school, will feature videos and discussion from Janet Newberry's series Can we Come Home Again? Loving Your Child on the Road to Maturity. We will have an open conversation about parenting today's kids with grace, not law, and how you can practically help your child grow into maturity.

Leaders: Elder Craig & Pam Braud and Family Ministries Director Emily & Scott Soule

Meets: September 30 through October 28, Meeting Room 3


APOLOGETICS: A DEFENSE OF THE FAITH

Why do we believe what we believe? Is the Bible reliable? Is there evidence for Christianity?

Leaders: Fred Stevenson & Kyle Ward

Meets: September 30 through December 23, Meeting Room 1


EPHESIANS

This class will look at the book of Ephesians, the treasure chest of the New Testament.

Leader: Lead Pastor Tim Chalas

Meets: November 4 through December 23, Meeting Room 3