Ministries

Adult Ministries

Adult Education Class

Sundays throughout different times of the year from 10:45-11:45 a.m. in the Fireside Room. 

 

We are currently having a 13-week  study on the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7).  Please see our calendar for meeting dates.

Coffee Break

Tuesdays September to April from 9:45-11:00 a.m.

We welcome women of all ages to take a break from their routine and spend time with us! This is a wonderful opportunity to relax and enjoy fellowship, refreshments, Interfaith Bible Study, and support from one another.  This season we will be studying the Gospel of John!

Choir

Every other Tuesdays September to April at 7:00 p.m.

Directed by Mrs. Pat Menninga.

Handbell Choir

Every other Tuesday evening September to May at 7:00 p.m.

Directed by Mrs. Pat Menninga.

Men's Bible Study

Tuesday mornings from 6:00-7:00 a.m.

Join us in the fireside room for an in-depth Bible study. Generally a study book is used to cover a section of the Bible or theme. The group decides together which material will be discussed.  For more information, contact Bob Wadkins at [email protected]

Praise Team

Thursday evenings at 7:00 p.m.

Directed by Mrs. Pat Menninga. We usually participate in the worship service once a month.

Women’s Bible Study

Every other Wednesday October to March from 9:30-11:00 a.m.

Women who want to study the Scripture but are not able to attend a weekly study find this group eager to dig deeper and to learn more as they grow together.  We will continue our study of the Minor Prophets with Warren Wiersbe's book "Be Heroic."  We welcome new study partners!

Children's Ministries

Children’s Worship

Sundays at 9:30 a.m. during the morning service, September to May

Children, ages 4 through 2nd grade, are invited to leave the sanctuary to attend the Worship Center, which is a church service geared to them. They are introduced to the elements of worship that go on in “big church” in an interactive and child-friendly manner. They are also instructed on general themes of worship such as the church calendar, the meaning of worship, and how to respond to God’s Word.

Nursery

For newborns to 3 years old during the 9:30 Sunday morning service

Our nursery ministry provides:

  • Friendly, trained volunteers
  • A pager system to provide ready contact between the staff and parents
  • A Bible story, Christ-centered song, and prayer
  • Interactive play

The nursery is located in the east wing of the church at the end of the hallway.

For more information, please phone the church office at 219-838-0506.

Jesus said: “Whoever humbles himself like a child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven, and whoever welcomes a little child in my name welcomes me.” (Matthew 18:4-5)

Sunday School

Sundays from 10:45-11:45 a.m. September to May

Sunday School classes are offered for children in 1st - 4th grade.  They meet in Room 4 for a Bible lesson and related activities.

Youth Ministries

Catechism Classes

Sundays from 10:45-11:45 a.m. during the school year

Catechism Classes are for individuals in 5th to 12th grade. They meet in the basement.

Grades 5-8 will study the Heidelberg Catechism. They meet in the Room 9.

Grades 9-12 will study ethics. They meet in the old nursery.

GEMS (Girls Everywhere Meeting the Savior)

Meets twice a month September to May on Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

This is a Club for girls who are in 1st – 8th grade

Girls are active, imaginative, and unique. They are passionate! GEMS offers them the perfect place to learn and grow as they discover who God created them to be. Our mission is to bring girls everywhere into a living, dynamic relationship with Jesus Christ. Our vision is to see girls around the world actively and enthusiastically expressing love for God and others-girls equipped, motivated, and passionately engaged in living out their faiths.

Our GEMS Girls’ Club is led by Samantha Porter and Linsey Lagestee.

 CONTACT INFORMATION:

Lindsey Lagestee
(219) 929-8454
[email protected]

Samantha Porter
(219) 776-9703
[email protected]

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