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Real Life Classes are the umbrella under which Real Life can biblically equip you to do the work God has called you to do! Through any of the various classes offered, discover God's truth and design for your life. Whether your Next Step is about your biblical knowledge, your marriage, your finances, your spiritual growth, your support system, your role as a parent, your leadership ability... whatever your Next Step looks like, we want to help you TAKE it! 




FALL CLASS REGISTRATION IS OPEN

    

       
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JOIN THE TEAM:
REAL LIFE MEMBERSHIP

(BEGINNER)
September - 2 Sessions // Building 2 // Breakfast
Sundays // September 12 & 19 // 9:45am-12:30pm

October - 2 Sessions // Building 2 // Breakfast
Sundays // October 10 & 17 // 9:45am-12:30pm

November - 1 Session // Building 2 // Lunch
Saturday // November 13 // 9:00am-2:00pm

This class is where you’ll find out what we believe, what it means to be a disciple of Christ, and how we come together in unity as a team here at Real Life. We will cover the gospel, Real Life Doctrines, the discipleship process, and the leadership structure of the church. The first week is required for becoming a member of Real Life Ministries and is the first step in serving here. The second week of class includes a staff panel for those who have follow-up questions and for those who are interested in learning how to take their next steps.

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HOW TO LEAD A
GREAT SMALL GROUP

(BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE)
October 3 - November 6
Sunday Mornings 9:45am


This class is 6 weeks of interactive small group training designed to help you become a great leader! Topics covered include facilitation, disciple-making, assessing the growth of yourself and others, and more.

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HOW TO DISCIPLE
YOUR SMALL GROUP

(INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED)
October 3 - 24
Sunday Mornings at 11:30AM


This is a 4 week class designed to help Small Group Leaders understand and practically apply the discipleship process in the context of leading their group. Topics covered include disciple-making concepts, assessing spiritual maturity, how to appropriately challenge and encourage people to take next steps, and more!

*Prior completion of “How to Lead a Great Small Group” is recommended.

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HOW TO COACH YOUR
SMALL GROUP LEADERS

(INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED)
October 3-24
Sunday Mornings at 8:00am


This is a 4 week class designed to equip you to be a great Small Group Coach. If you are interested in taking this class please sign-up below and someone from the Group’s Team will contact you.

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APPLYING GOD'S WORD
IN YOUR SMALL GROUP

(BEGINNER)
OCTOBER 3-24
Sunday Mornings at 8:00am


This 4 week class will look at multiple fun and exciting tools to help bring God’s word alive in a small group. We will also look at various tools to increase active participation and application.

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BAPTISM FOR KIDS (8-12 YEARS)

(BEGINNER)
Last Thursday of Every Month from 6:00-6:45pm

When do you know if your child is ready for the next step of baptism? Does your child truly and clearly understand what baptism means? The Baptism for Kids class will guide you together as a family to understand if your child is ready for this very exciting and important step in their journey towards spiritual maturity.

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EXPLORING THE BOOK OF ACTS

(BEGINNER & INTERMEDIATE)
October 3 - February 13
Sunday Mornings at 8:00am


Where do we get our model for the church and discipleship we have today? This class will explore that place in scripture where Jesus’ Church and it’s Mission began! You’re welcome to join at anytime.

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BUILT TO LAST
GOD'S DESIGN FOR MARRIAGE

(BEGINNER)
September 30 - November 18
Thursday Evenings at 5:45pm


Have you ever wondered why some marriages last, and some don’t? In this 8 week marriage class we will help couples discover God’s design for a marriage that is Built to Last.

We will cover important topics like establishing a solid foundation, working through conflict and having good communication, biblical community, and what it means to create a marriage where you become one.

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BEGINNING AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE

(BEGINNER)
September 30 - November 18
Thursday Evenings at 5:45pm


During this 8 week class we will learn basic vocabulary and beginning sentence structure. A brief look at culture and history. Group games will be played to help students learn the basic concepts being taught in class. Come prepared to have fun.

Cost: $20 for curriculum

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LEADING WITH EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

(INTERMEDIATE)
September 30 - December 9
Thursday Evenings at 6:15pm


Leadership is influencing people to follow you. As disciples of Jesus, we are called to lead people. In order for people to follow us, we need to have an emotional understanding of ourselves and of others. Come learn how to identify and understand the emotions of self and others on individual, personal and situational levels.

You will participate in dynamic experiential exercises where you learn to engage in new ways that build emotional intelligence skills and enhance your personal and professional relationships.

*No class October 7 & November 25

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LIVING WITH A DEPRESSED LOVED ONE

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 14
Sunday Mornings at 9:45am


Depression is running rampant in our world today. When it enters the home the impact can be devastating. Confusion and frustration abound, and viable answers are elusive. In this six week class, education will be provided on the nature and treatment of depression. Perhaps more important will be tools to support depressed family members. The first four weeks will be general in nature, with week five focusing on supporting a depressed spouse, and week six on supporting a depressed child.

*No class on October 17

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SHEPHERDS FAMILY DISCIPLESHIP PROGRAM

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 7
Sunday Mornings at 9:45am


Whatever happened to family time? Shepherds is an Apologetic content based class that brings family together. Family meals, fun family games, outings and activities that re-connect family. All while incorporating biblical lessons that reinforce our faith. Sign up for this Orientation Class to help build a program for your family. Don’t delay, sign up today.

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PARENTING THROUGH THE PHASES

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 7
Thursday Evenings at 6:15pm


A Phase is defined as a time frame in a kid’s life when you can leverage distinctive opportunities to influence their future. Learning how to acknowledge each Phase for you as parents to be able to influence your kids during these critical stages. Don’t delay, sign up NOW!

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PARENTING WITH A PURPOSE

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - 24
Sunday Mornings at 9:45am


Spend 4 weeks with a couple who’ve taught middle school for a combined 40+ years and been parenting 3 of their own kids for the past 16 years. Each class will focus on an umbrella topic (Abide, Boundaries, Communication, and Dedication) and feature Q & A time.

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CREATING RESILIENT FAMILIES
CREATING RESILIENT KIDS

(BEGINNER)
THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELED
Thursday Evenings at 5:45pm


All family members need positive relationships, support, experiences, and opportunities to thrive. More than ever, families need a strong foundation to help navigate the world we live in and to raise kids ready to be the next generation of influential, healthy individuals. In this class you will learn about developmental relationships and assets families need to be successful. Class will be ‘hands-on’ with small group activities and discussions. Geared for families/extended family members with elementary and/or jr hg/hg school kids, topics will be addressing current trends and issues facing families today.

THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELED



    

       
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ROCK SOLID FINANCES FOR
HIGH SCHOOL & YOUNG ADULTS

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - 31
Sunday Mornings at 11:30am


An introduction to personal finance for youth and young adults where we tackle topics like should I get a credit card, when should I start saving for retirement, how does tithing play into my personal finances, how do I create a personal budget, etc.

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TBRI™ for PARENTS & CAREGIVERS

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 21
Sunday Mornings at 9:45am


TBRI™ (Trust-Based Relational Intervention) consists of three sets of harmonious principles: Connecting, Empowering, and Correcting. TBRI™ is based upon how optimal development should have occurred and to guide children and youth back to their natural developmental trajectory. They are designed to be used by parents and caregivers with children and youth of all ages and risk levels. These principles can be used in homes, schools, orphanages, residential treatment centers, and other environments.

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SEXUAL INTEGRITY 101:
FOR YOUTH

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 21
Sunday Mornings at 11:30am


This is for anyone who wants to find freedom from the effects of unwanted sexual behaviors and betrayal. This course will show how shame and grace affect the healing process, give understanding about addiction and betrayal trauma, and get you started on the path to sexual health.

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SEXUAL INTEGRITY 101:
FOR ADULTS

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 21
Sunday Mornings at 11:30am


We all desire sexual integrity, whether it’s for ourselves or for others. The Sexual Integrity 8-week video course is for anyone who wants to find freedom from the effects of unwanted sexual behaviors and betrayal and knowledge of how to help others. This course will show how shame and grace affect the healing process, give understanding about addiction and betrayal trauma, and get you started on the path to sexual health.

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UNDERSTANDING YOUR GRIEF

(BEGINNER)
September 16 - November 18
Thursday Evenings at 6:00pm


In this 10-week class, we will journey with you through the wilderness of grief and explore the Ten Essential Touchstones for Finding Hope and Healing Your Heart. This is an ongoing class so you can register and join at any time. This session runs from September 16 - November 18th.

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DIVORCE CARE

(BEGINNER)
August 19 - November 11
Thursdays at 5:45pm


This 12-week class is designed to assist you in finding help for your hurts, discover hope for the future and experience God’s healing. This session runs from August 19 - November 11th. This is an ongoing class so you can register and join at any time.

Note: Since this class is designed to help people after a divorce, if you are in conflict, separated, or otherwise not yet divorced, please call Sean Fryling at 208-777-7325 x7178 for other options.

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GRACE BASED PARENTING

(BEGINNER)
October 3 - November 21
Sunday Mornings at 9:45am


Grace Based Parenting is not another manual full of impossible standards; rather, it is a new map for learning to see ourselves and our children through God’s limitless tenderness—to raise our kids the way God raises us. Dr. Tim Kimmel offers a revolutionary concept that focuses on the model and guidance provided by God the Father—the ultimate child and family expert. This thoughtful, profound, and compassionate 8-week class presents a truly liberating way to nurture a healthy family. As we embrace the grace God offers, we begin to give it, creating a sound foundation for raising morally strong and spiritually motivated children.

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UNDERSTANDING LGBTQIA+

(BEGINNER)
THIS CLASS IS CANCELED
Sunday Mornings at 11:30am


Join us while we answer questions such as what does scripture say about Homosexuality? What does science say about Homosexuality? The born this way argument. Is sexual desire a choice? and How do we balance truth and grace with a biblical perspective?

THIS CLASS IS CANCELED

    

       
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WOMEN'S FALL CLASSES

Begin September 28
Classes offered on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays


There are multiple to choose from this season which focus on a variety of areas that impact the lives of women. Please take a moment to click on the link below to explore all the options.

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RECOVERY FOR MEN & WOMEN

ALL Recovery classes are ongoing

We offer Celebrate Recovery, as well as Pure Desire classes such as– Seven Pillars of Freedom for Men, Eight Pillars of Freedom for Women, and Betrayal and Beyond for Women. Please visit our recovery page to learn more.

RECOVERY AT REAL LIFE

    

       
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SENIORS CLASSES

Classes are ongoing.

The Seniors ministry is very active and offers classes and events each month.

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