Wednesday Night Equip

It’s the mission of First Christian Church to develop devoted followers of Jesus Christ by growing and serving together. Wednesday night classes are a great way to learn more about God’s Word as well as connect with others just like you. Take the next step in your faith journey!

New six-week classes for all ages will begin Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 6:30-8pm. Click the button below to register. The deadline to register is Monday, February 12.

Equip - Sp2016 Dinner

Exploring the New Testament

Over the course of 6 weeks, we will gain a betterunderstanding of the structure, flow, message, authors, and even how we gotthe New Testament. This class will empower you to read and understand theNew Testament on a deeper level.
East Auditorium  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Dr. James Estep
Dr. James Estep is a professor of Christian Education at Lincoln Christian Seminary. He is a well loved professor who has had his work published in numerous publications. We’re excited to have him join us for this session of Wednesday Night Equip!

Starting Point

Starting Point is for people who are curious about God, have a new relationship with Jesus Christ, or are returning to church after being away for a while. All are welcome, and we look forward to walking this journey with you.
Room 201  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Pastor Jonathan Grunden & Morgan Arseneau

Inviting Friends on a Journey of Faith

All of us have people in our lives who we desire to share our faith with. We want to see them begin following Jesus and be transformed by His work in their life. We’ll study and discuss numerous case studies from the bible and explore anapproach to evangelism that is personal, natural, and relational.
Room 101/103 (Choir Room)  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Pastor BJ Leonard

A Man & His Traps
(Men's Bible study)

Identify the deep idols in the heart of men and develop a “Battleplan” built on God’s grace. You can easily step into this study even if you didn’t go through volumes 1 and 2.
Required resource: 33 The Series Volume 3 Training Guide
Room 203  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Brad Bjerke

Finding I AM
(Women's bible study)

Explore the I AM statements of Jesus found in the Gospel of John as you join Lysa TerKeurst on the streets of Israel. Learn to trade feelings of emptiness and depletion for the fullness of knowing who Jesus is in this interactive in-depth Bible study.
Also offered Wednesday mornings from 9:30-11:30am
Required resource:  Finding I AM Bible Study Book by Lysa TerKeurst
West Auditorium  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Debbie Sullivan

(for mothers)

Geared towards moms with school-age children, MOMSnext recognizes that when our children enter the world of peers, homework, and teachers, prayer and being grounded in God’s Word becomes even more essential. Topics include: Kids and technology, helping kids with body image, healthy meals for busy families, de-stressing, and how to be your child’s ally.
Room 202/204  |  6 weeks  |  Led by Tabitha Bilyeu

Questions? Contact Pastor Jonathan Grunden at or 217.875.3350.