Classes and LIFE Groups


Northlake Campus:  Adult Formation Groups
9:00 – 10:00 am:   Times & Places to Become Connected…

LABS 1:  Action on Behalf of Others:  Am I Helping?  an experiential learning opportunity to practice faith and service that builds relationships  benefiting us and those we seek to help.  The book When Helping Hurts and other materials will stimulate deeper insights into our motivations and actions as compassionate followers of Jesus.  The Class will have some outside commitments and a small fee for materials.  Facilitator:  Kyle Huhtanen,  Room 202.    

Koinonia Class:  Jesus and the Gentiles: Is There a Place for Me at the Table?    A discussion format on Jesus’s interactions with those unlike himself and his disciples and their greater implications for us today.  Multiple Facilitators: The Forum.

Prime Time Class:  Jesus Reaches Out: Learning About Ourselves through Our Relation to Others.  A thoughtful exploration and discussion of Jesus in Scriptures as he relates to his Jewish nation, but also as he interacts with “outsiders” and hints that God’s love and grace extends beyond with surprising new hope.  Facilitator:  Pat Graham, The Chapel.

Living Room Class:  Delving into the Book of Matthew.    This open group invites all to share their lives, read books, and study scripture together with MUCH discussion.  Facilitators vary: “The Living Room” (downstairs.)

Northlake Campus and Homes

Practicing the Art of Community through LIFE Groups

Sundays, 6:00-7:00pm (September – May) Theme:  Reflections on Amazing Passages in Revelation.  LIFE Groups are the core of church life and a place to really connect with others.   In small groups we care, pray, study, and fellowship together.  God has created us to live in community.  All Northlake atendees are strongly encouraged to be a part of a small group.  Sign up by contacting the church office or the minister Ike Reeser, ike@northlake.org.

Northlake Campus 

10:00 – 11:30 AM  Wednesday Mornings

Ladies Bible Study:  (Sept – May) Children of the Day by Beth Moore.  Women of all ages meet for a stimulating time of prayer and study using Beth Moore’s reflections on 1 and 2 Thessalonians.  Each third Wednesday we celebrate our friendship with a potluck luncheon.  Open to our community!

7:00 – 8:00 PM   Wednesday Evenings 

The work week can be hectic, and that’s one reason why we like to pause in the middle of it and spend an hour together in study, prayer, and worship. All of our Wednesday night classes meet on Northlake’s campus; we offer a variety of options– prayer groups, book studies, Scripture studies and more–all concurrent with our children and youth activities.

Book Club Discussion:  UNBROKEN by Lauren Hillenbrand.   A World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption; Louis Zamperini’s tortured journey as POW and his amazing resilience of mind, body, and spirit.   Facilitator: Neal Stubblefield, Room 205.

Women’s Prayer & Discussion Group:   Reflections on Revelation.     Women of all ages assemble each week to be a part of this discussion group centered on prayer, mutual support, and application of biblical truths drawn from the weekly sermon texts.  Facilitator:  Susan Tippins, Room 203.

Men’s Prayer & Discussion Group:  What is There in Revelation for Us to Obey?    Men of all ages are a part of this rich time of prayer, reading and discussion centered on the scripture passage of the week. Facilitators rotate, the Forum.