Whether you enjoy preparing your lesson ahead of time or learning off the cuff, we have a number of classes to help you grow in your understanding of Bible and your faith in Jesus.
Wondering what this church is about and how to get involved? This 5 week mini-class will introduce you to the staff, our ministries, Countryside's mission, and our denominational affiliation, the Evangelical Covenant Church. Meet others new to our church community in this informal, discussion based experience and find out how you are gifted for ministry!
Nearing retirement? Recently Retired? Needing a bit more direction with your retirement? Explore the book by Richard and Leona Bergstrom that has helped many people like yourself find direction, meaning, and purpose in this amazing season in life. Consider how your work history, personality strengths, interests, and more add to God's plan for a new focus in life.
Explore different ways that people have connected with the Lord to grow their souls. In addition to the familiar devotional practices of Bible reading and prayer, see how else God has creatively ecouraged His people to seek His face and get to know Him better! This class is discussion-based, practical, and builds community with others who have young children.
View DVD of the Holy Land and discuss the culture, history, and meaning of stories in the Bible. Appreciate how understanding the Bible in its original context impacts how you apply it to your life circumstances today.