Whether your next step is to learn more about the Bible, grow in your faith, or to recover from life’s challenges, Life Courses are for you! Below are Life Courses for the Fall:
Discipleship & Ministry Courses
Discover Your Purpose - God designed you with the personality and spiritual gifts to complete the mission He has for you. Learn more about God's plan for using people in His Kingdom work. You will use spiritual gift assessments and personality tests to learn more about yourself. Those assessments will be used to discover how you can best serve at Brook Hills and across the globe. Beginning on September 9, and lasting for 4 weeks. Led by Mitch Joynt and Dawn Stephens. Meets in M6. Sign up below.
A Simple Gospel - Learning to share the gospel takes the fear out of spiritual conversations. Learn how to start and finish those conversations using a simple presentation known as The Three Circles. We'll practice in class and in the neighborhood. Beginning on September 9, and lasting for 6 weeks. Led by Jay Gordon. Meets in M8. Sign up below.
Personal Disciple-Making - Jesus spent his time leading, teaching, and coaching his disciples. As believers, we are called to do the same. Learn how to invest your life in other believers as we follow Christ together. Beginning October 14, and lasting for 4 weeks. Led by Jay Gordon. Meets in M16. Sign up below.
The Art of Marriage - Marriage is a blessing but it isn't always easy. This course features video teaching and discussion on topics such as God's plan for marriage, overcoming isolation, relational responsibility, communication and conflict, intimacy, and leaving a lasting legacy. Beginning September 9 and lasting for 6 weeks. Led by Scott and Ann Murphy and Chris and Emily Self. Meets in M7. Sign up below. Space is limited.
Parenting: Developing a Generation of Sexual Purity – This course is a parent’s guide to training our children in sexual purity. Be equipped to step out of silence and embrace this journey by educating and nurturing the hearts of your children regarding God’s design for sex. You’ll be empowered with truth to embrace these important topics with openness and honesty. This course begins Sunday, September 9 at 4:00pm in M-9, led by Rob and Shawn Grubb.
Financial Peace University – A 9-week course that features video teaching by Dave Ramsey and group discussion centered around biblical principles for spending wisely, saving, eliminating debt, and giving faithfully. This course is offered on Wednesdays at 6:30pm and Sundays at 4:00pm. Click here for costs and details.
Nearly/Newly Married Class– Why not get some help to starting marriage off on the right foot? Brook Hills offers a twelve-week class on marriage with a Biblical perspective on topics such as communication, finances, conflict resolution, personality styles and more. The class will begin on Sunday, September 9, and will meet Sunday mornings at 11:00am in Room M-8. For more information, please visit brookhills.org/marriage. Click here for details.
Biblical Marriage Mentoring (Closed) – Are you interested in helping others with their marriages? Brook Hills is partnering with Biblical Marriage Institute this fall to offer 10-weeks of marriage mentor training. Participants must be members of Brook Hills, active in a Small Group, and married 10+ years. Please visit brookhills.org/marriage for more information. You may want to sign up now for the Winter/Spring semester. The class meets Wednesdays at 6:30pm and is led by Alonza & Vanessa Jones.
Bible & Theology
How to Study the Bible - Have you ever wondered how to understand God's word or how to get a better grasp of the Bible. Join us for a study on how to do just that. Beginning on October 14 and lasting for 4 weeks. Led by John Butterfield. Meets in M10. Sign up below.
Treasured King, A Walk Through The Life of King David - We can learn much about our relationship with God by studying the man who was after God's own heart. Our own Jeff Middleton recently released a book by this title and will be leading an eight-week study of the life of David. Beginning September 9, and lasting for 8 weeks. Led by Jeff Middleton. Meets in Room M15. Sign up below.
DivorceCare – This thirteen-week course is led by people who understand what you’re experiencing and focuses on recovery. DivorceCare meets on Wednesdays, 6:30pm, in Modular 2-A. Newcomers are always welcome! Click here for details.
GriefShare – A thirteen-week video series and support group designed to help people deal with the loss of a loved one. This group is led by those who understand what you're experiencing and want to offer you comfort and encouragement. This group meets on Sunday's at 4:30pm in M2-A, click here for details.
Pornography & Sexual Addiction Recovery Groups – These weekly groups are offered by Awaken, a gospel-based ministry offering a variety of solutions for men and women dealing with the impact of pornography and sexual addiction. Recovery groups meet on Tuesday evenings, at 6:30pm, in the Birmingham area. Click here for details.
Alzheimer's/Dementia Support Group - Brook Hills hosts a support group for family members or caregivers of loved ones battling Alzheimer's or Dementia. This group meets on the second and fourth Sunday of each month at 4:30pm in Room 135. Click here for more details.