SUNDAYS AT 9 A.M. | ROOM 206
Steve and Carmen Tate will facilitate conversations that encourage and equip Christian grandparents to leave a legacy of faith to their grandchildren. Based on a video study by the Legacy Coalition. (based on a video study by the Legacy Coalition. No cost.
OWLS (Older, Wiser, Loving Saints)
SUNDAYS AT 9 A.M. | EVERY WEEK IN THE LIBRARY
All Senior Adults are welcome to join the group at any time for our weekly Bible study, led by Pastor Skip Eggimann. No cost.
So, What Do You Believe?
SUNDAYS AT 10:45 A.M. | ROOM 206
If you have been to an introductory class such as "Alpha," "Starting Point," or even the membership class, and then asked, "What's next?" -- this is your Next Step. We will explore how Valley's affirmations of faith and closely held beliefs establish the biblical foundations of our faith. We will cover one affirmation a week for thirteen weeks. No cost.
Studying C.S. Lewis: "The Problem of Pain"
SUNDAYS AT 10:45 A.M | ROOM 332
Jeff Partridge's journey through the classic works of C.S. Lewis continues with "The Problem of Pain." Join us for a seven-week structured discussion as we explore the book with an emphasis on understanding Lewis' works in light of the Bible and our faith experiences. Book cost: $10 (optional)
Connect: Why Relationships Matter
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | CAFE
Pastor of Adult Discipleship Joe Funderburk leads this two-week class, focusing on building relationships as we explore the "Connect" aspect of Valley's Engagement Wheel in closer detail. No cost.
Discovering your Story in God's Global Mission
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | ROOM 206
Asher Sarjent, Pastor of World Outreach, looks at Valley's long, rich history of World Outreach in this eight-week class. We'll explore God’s heart for the nations and your place in helping fulfill the Great Commission. Book cost: $10.
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | library
This class is designed for adults for whom English is a second language. We help adults practice English and share the love of Christ and the Gospel along the way. Please use this special registration form to sign up:
sign up for esl class
Community Bible Study
Thursdays AT 9:15 A.M. | SANCTUARY
Community Bible Study is an organization hosted at Valley.Come be a part of the change that happens when we study God's Word in community! You'll participate in weekly small group discussions and enjoy our class teaching. This fall we will explore 1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, Ruth, Titus, 1 Samuel, and 2 Samuel. Children's classes and online groups are also available. Use this special registration form to sign up for this ministry:
sign up for community bible study
Friendship Bible Study
MONDAYS AT 11 A.M. | STARTS SEPT. 18 ON ZOOM ONLY
Adults with disabilities and their caregivers are invited to join this interactive study of God’s word, facilitated by Mary Swank and Rebecca Wilhite. This Bible Study is part of Valley's Disability Ministry. To receive the Zoom link and password, email Mary at
. No cost.
ONE-NIGHT DISCUSSION AT 6:30 P.M. | SEPT. 26 IN THE CAFE
This session will help equip parents with ideas and advice about helping your kids grow spiritually. Free. Use this special registration form to sign up:
sign up for Parenting Together
ESL Book Study
TWO THURSDAYS/MONTH AT 10 A.M. | STARTS SEPT. 28 IN THE CAFE
Sandy Martin leads this group, open to men and women who would like to practice their English-speaking skills through Bible study. The group is using Max Lucado's book, "Facing Your Giants." No cost.
Becoming Better Together
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | STARTS OCT. 3 IN THE CAFE
This six-week class for married couples and led by Joe Funderburk, Pastor of Adult Discipleship. We'll explore "RAM" -- a relationship GPS that helps us understand what is happening within a relationship, evaluates its health, determines its weaknesses or vulnerabilities, and helps you learn how to strengthen, set boundaries, and intentionally run that relationship. No cost.
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | STARTS OCT. 3 IN THE CAFE
This four-week class will feature conversation about what family discipleship looks like at home, and will explore simple practices that you can introduce into your family life as you seek to follow Jesus together.
THURSDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | STARTS OCT. 5 IN ROOM 204
This 10-week interactive class is a core study in discipleship at Valley, offered regularly as an Equipping Class. It's designed to help you develop the heart and vision of a disciple-maker by learning what a disciple is, how disciples grow, and how to be an intentional leader. Pastor of Adult Discipleship Joe Funderburk is the facilitator. Workbook cost: $20.
Studying C.S. Lewis: "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe"
SUNDAYS AT 10:45 A.M | STARTS NOV 12 IN ROOM 332
Jeff Partridge's journey through the classic works of C.S. Lewis continues with "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe." Join us for a four-week structured discussion as we explore the book with an emphasis on understanding Lewis' works in light of the Bible and our faith experiences. Book cost: $8 (optional)
Precept Bible Study
TUESDAYS AT 9:30 A.M | STARTS sept. 19 IN ROOM 206
This Equipping Class for women, facilitated by LuAnn Turbiak, will explore the book of 1 Thessalonians. We'll learn the principles of exemplary Christian living, understand spiritual warfare, and uncover God's ultimate rescue plan. Book cost: $17.
Women's Step Studies
TUESDAYS AT 6:30 P.M. | ROOM 337
WEDNESDAYS AT NOON | ROOM 332
These two sessions cover the same curriculum but operate independently; we're offering on two separate days for your convenience. Move beyond your hurts, habits, and hang-ups to experience the forgiveness of Christ. Using Celebrate Recovery principles, you'll restore and develop stronger relationships with others and with God, and find the serenity you've been seeking. Each class runs through April. Cost: $20.
TWO MONDAYS EACH MONTH at 9:30 a.m. | room 206
MOPS and MOMSnext is an organization hosted at Valley. It's a community of moms who encourage, support, and love each other like family. We feature guest speakers and several kinds of activities. The class is open to moms who are pregnant/adopting to those with kids in sixth grade. The annual cost is $60. Childcare is available for kids 5 and under for an additional fee. Use this special registration form to sign up for this ministry:
register for mops/momsnext