Mondays, 7:00 pm – English as a Second Language (ESL)
Become more confident reading and speaking English! We use the Bible, as well as other materials, to help you practice and gain proficiency in English skills. Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced levels are available.
Tuesdays, 1:00 pm – Women’s Bible Study
Discussion Leader: Dana Pratt
This lunch-time discussion group chooses its own topics. Always a lively and interesting interchange!
Tuesdays, 7:00 pm – Round-Table Discussion Class
Discussion Leader: Ray Pratt
Open to all. Chapter by chapter, we read and discuss a book of the Bible. We’re currently studying the Book of Judges.
Registration requested for these classes
Spring Term Classes
Israel’s Past, Present, Future – Foretold in the Bible
Thursdays, 7:00 pm – April 6 – 13 (2 weeks)
Instructor: Brad Ricks
The prophet Isaiah states that Israel is God’s witness that He is the only and true God. We will explore the history and future of this important nation as it has been revealed for thousands of years in the Bible. We will also examine how our own current headlines continue to prove that He is God!
Is Jesus Alive? If So, What is He Doing Now?
Wednesdays, 7:00 pm – April 12 – May 17 (6 weeks)
Instructor: Dustin Elsea
In this class, we will discuss the evidence of the resurrection of the most influential man who has ever walked the face of the planet – Christ Jesus. He was a man that even secular historians agree, existed and was crucified nearly 2,000 years ago. More importantly, we will discuss his current work, and the implications of this event for our own lives.
Not-so-Minor Prophets: Ezra & Nehemiah
Thursdays, 7:00 pm – April 20 – May 18 (5 weeks)
Instructor: Steve Davis
Join us for an in-depth look at the still-current messages of these important Prophets of God:
1. Ezra and Nehemiah in 45 Minutes – An Overview
2. Return under Zerubbabel – Rebuilding the Temple
3. Return under Ezra – Rebuilding the Spiritual Temple
4. Return under Nehemiah – Rebuilding the Walls
5. The Jerusalem Bible School – Making Clear the Meaning
Grace & Truth in the Gospel of John
Thursdays, 7:00 pm – June 1 – 29 (5 weeks)
Instructor: Jim Sullivan
John’s Gospel is more than anything about the love of God. Our classes will focus on the use of His grace and His truth to reveal His love. It can transform our naturally rebellious spirits to the true spirit of the loving and obedient Christ.
1. Grace, Truth and The Feast of Tabernacles
2. ‘If any man thirst’, The Great Day of the Feast
3. ‘Neither do I condemn thee’, The Adulterous Woman
4. ‘Lord, I believe’, The Man Born Blind
5. ‘Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus’
Not in Urbana?
Even if you do not live in the Urbana/Champaign area, you can still attend our classes! For our Wednesday and Thursday classes you can connect via video conferencing.
To join the classes from your computer, tablet or smartphone:
You can also dial in using your phone.
United States : +1 408 638 0968 or +1 646 558 8656
Meeting ID: 706 992 6765