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Miracles of Jesus by Jessica LaGrone
Led by Betty Christian
Wednesdays from 10:00 am – Noon
September 13 – October 25
Founders Court, E118, FC110
In this Bible study, Jessica LaGrone leads us on an exploration of the miracles of Jesus, helping us to see that our weakness is an invitation for God to work powerfully in our lives.
A Mom After God’s Own Heart
by Elizabeth George
Led by Margaret Fort
Mondays from 10:00 am – 11:30 am; FC210
September 18 – November 20
Audience: Mothers with Preschool Children
God has put moms in a unique situation where they have tremendous influence in the lives of others. Come be refreshed in the Lord and encouraged to share your love for God with your children. It will make a difference for eternity!
Faithful: Christmas Through the Eyes of Joseph
by Adam Hamilton
Led by Betty Christian
Wednesdays from 10:00 am – Noon; Founders Ct.
November 1 – November 29
Learn to accept and glorify God’s will, even when our situation makes it difficult to do so.
Detours by Tony Evans
Led by Mike Jackson
Wednesdays, September 27 - November 1
7:00 - 8:30 pm; Founders Court
Are life's detours slowing you down? Walk through the life of Joseph and discover why and how God uses unpredictable byways to bring about His blessing and reveal His plan for you.
The Letters of Paul
6:00 - 7:00 am; E118
Led by David Samuelson and John Willingham
Study the letters of Paul and learn who Jesus was and how we should live as Christians.
Men's Bible Study & Prayer Group
Led by Ron Barth
Fridays, Ongoing, 6:00 - 7:00 am at St. Mary's Episcopal Church on Louetta
This men's group follows the Lakewood UMC daily readings, and discuss the Bible text for the upcoming week's sermon. This group includes men from Lakewood UMC, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, and Windwood Presbyterian Church.
Second Monday of every month
10:15 - 11:30 am; Parlor
Led by Becky Kimes
Audience: Those caring for loved ones
Are you a caregiver? Would you like some support? Join us for an hour long conversational support group for primary caregivers.
New Normal Lunch
Sundays: October 22, November 19
12:15 - 1:30 pm; Founders Court
Led by the New Normal Team, and Pastor Pam Cline
Audience: Those dealing with grief
Lost a loved one and feeling lost yourself? Come share lunch and conversation of hope in Founders Court, as we journey together to find the “new normal” after loss.
Journeying Through Grief
Wednesdays from 6:00 – 7:30 pm; E118
October 4 – November 1
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Thursdays from 9:30 – 11:00 am; E118
October 5 – November 2
Led by Pastor Pam Cline
Audience: Those dealing with loss or grief
We invite you to join us for a special five week series as we walk with each other to find comfort, support, strength, and encouragement. Gain helpful insights about grief, biblical truths, and stories that provide comfort and reassurance.
Sundays from 5:30 – 7:00 pm; E118
September 10 – November 19
Led by Pastor Pam Cline and Pastor Trish Woodruff
Audience: Those dealing with divorce
Find practical advice, learn concepts to help you heal, and have a safe place to talk. Divorce Care is offered so that you may find help, discover hope, experience healing, and deepen your relationship with God.
Word Alive - New Fall Teaching Service
Led by Senior Pastor Joe Fort
Sundays, beginning September 17
8:30 - 9:20 am; Asbury Hall
Word Alive will be a weekly bible teaching in a relaxed worship setting led by Senior Pastor Joe Fort. This meaningful study and worship opportunity is for people of all ages. It will be a chance for you to dive deeper into the Word of God and grow in your walk with Jesus Christ.
20s |30s Table Groups Kickoff
Led by Pastor Daniel Childs
Sunday, September 17
5:00 - 7:30 pm in Founders Court
Table Groups registration for Fall 2017 begins online August 20. Deadline for registration is September 6.
If you want more information or to get plugged into a
Table Group, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advent Bible Study: A Study on Jesus' Birth Narrative
Led by Pastor Joe Fort
Sunday, December 10, Founder's Court
5:00 - 7:00 pm, light dinner and childcare provided with registration.
Invitation by Dr. Brian Russell
Led by Mary Lynn Broyles and Tina Smith
Mondays from 9:00 am – 10:30 am; FC 209
September 11 – November 13
This study is ideal for both beginners and long-time studiers of the Bible. Invitation will help new readers get their bearings as they consider the Bible for the first time. Long-time Bible researchers will find this study a valuable tool to enrich their understanding.
The Letter to the Romans by Ben Witherington, III
Led by Barbara Kendall
Tuesdays from 10:00 am – Noon; E118
September 12 - November 21
The book of Romans is considered by many to be the apostle Paul’s greatest written work. In this book, learners will grow in knowledge and faith as they begin to discover the depth of the scripture. This study will guide students toward holy love, revealing more of Christ through deeper understanding.
The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
Led by Mariella Carr
6:30 - 8:00 pm; FC110
The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis is a classic masterpiece of religious satire. At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging account of temptation—and triumph over it—ever written.
Epic of Isaiah by Sandra Richter
Led by Debbie Stephens
Wednesdays from 7:00 – 8:30 pm; E204
September 13 – November 8
Often named “the fifth gospel,” the book of the prophet Isaiah has more to say about Israel’s coming Messiah than any other Old Testament book. In this study, Dr. Richter explains Israel’s religion and economy, explores the definition and the role of the prophets, and helps us to apply the message of this great champion of the faith to our lives today.
Disciple 4 - Under the Tree of Life
Led by Barbara Kendall
Thursdays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm; E118
Year-long study beginning September 14
Audience: Completed Disciple 1, 2, and 3
This is the final study in the four-phase DISCIPLE program. The study concentrates on Old Testament writings, the Gospel of John, the Epistles of John, James, Jude, and finally, Revelation.
Parenting with Love and Logic
Led by Kris Ramos
Watch for 2018 Dates
Ditch the nagging, drop the threats, and lose the stress: you can raise great kids with techniques that are practical, proven, and fun.
While We Wait by Mary Lou Redding
Led by Sally Stewart
Thursdays from 9:30 – 11:30 am; Parlor
November 9 - December 14
Go deeper into your own journey toward God while focusing on the questions asked by Tamar, Zechariah, and Ruth, Elizabeth, Mary, and the Magi. While We Wait addresses Advent as God's deepening search for us.
Sunday, November 12
4:30 - 6:30 pm; Children’s Chapel
Led by Pastors and Staff
New to Lakewood? Visiting? Or just wanting to learn more? Get connected at Lakewood 101. You will have the opportunity to chat with the pastors, staff, and other ministry leaders to learn how you can connect, serve, and grow here at Lakewood. A light dinner and childcare will be provided.
“The Well” Youth Bible Study
6:30 - 8:30 pm; The Loft
Joins us every Wednesday for youth led worship service, fun fellowship, and small groups.
SCHEDULE OF TOPICS:
The Well: September 13 - November 15
“Christ: The Mystery of God Revealed – A study of Colossians”
The Well Advent Study: November 29 - December 20
“Faithful: Christmas Through the Eyes of Joseph” by Adam Hamilton
Learn to accept and glorify God’s will even when our situation makes it difficult to do so.