Midweek Adult Classes

Each fall and spring, Prestonwood offers opportunities for spiritual development in focused classes. Choose a class that interests you, and join us! Class seating is limited, so register early!

Critical Conversations

Wednesday, Sept. 1  |  6:30 p.m.
The Commons, Plano Campus

Guest speaker Ken Starr, former U.S. circuit judge and Solicitor General of the United States, discusses religious freedom issues.

On this Wednesday, Main Street Café will serve an evening meal, 4:30–7:00 p.m. Enjoy beef lasagna, side salad and Italian cream cake for dessert. Sizzle Grill, World Salad Station and Gourmet Pizza will also be open.

Plano Campus - Fall 2021
Sept. 8 – Nov. 17
6:30–7:30 p.m.

Classes by Category

Men’s Topics
No More Excuses (book by Tony Evans)
Teacher: Mark Phanco
Room W202
8 weeks

Looking at men of God throughout the Bible such as Moses, Joseph, and David, Tony Evans challenges men to put down our excuses, stop compromising, and fight to be men of commitment and character. Despite setbacks, failures, and pressures, we can still find purpose, meaning, and direction in life and be the men God calls us to be.

Women’s Topics
Praying Women (book by Sheila Walsh)
Teacher: Anslie Dysart
Room W204
8 weeks

In Praying Women, best-selling author Sheila Walsh shares practical helps directly from God’s Word, showing you how to know what to say when you pray, understand how to use prayer as a weapon when you are in the midst of a struggle, pray as joy-filled warriors –not anxious worriers – and let go of the past, standing on God’s promises for you now.

Parenting
Kidology
Teacher: Shawn Callander
Room A103
4 weeks

Words play a significant role in the development of every child. In fact, children hang on to every word their parents say – even if it doesn’t always seem like it. Understanding what and how to communicate with children is important. It’s through the words we use that the thoughts and ideas of children are shaped now and for years to come. Through this Kidology series, Shawn Callander, Minister to Men & Family, will unpack essential phrases every child needs to hear and share how best to communicate key values to your child.

Single & Parenting
Teacher: Devon Beck
Room A201

If you’re a single parent, you’re probably tired, overwhelmed and feeling a bit underappreciated. This group will allow you to share and learn tips and parenting wisdom that will help you find rest, hope and encouragement. (The workbook is available for purchase in the Prestonwood Bookstore.)

Spiritual Discipline
Apologetics [West, Middle East, Eastern]
Teacher: Mike Beeson and others
Room W208 or W206
10 weeks (3 parts)

Join Mike Beeson and other teachers as we explore some of the beliefs of different world religions, what bridges we can build with those faiths, and ways that we can defend our faith.

Financial
Living in God’s Economy
Teacher: Ron Kelley
Room W206
6 weeks

This six-week class is for those seeking true financial-freedom living according to God’s economy. Learn nine principles pertaining to money and possessions to implement in your life.

Bible
Revelation
Teacher: Jason Snyder
Student Ministry Building
11 weeks

Join Minister of Spiritual Development Dr. Jason Snyder as he unpacks and examines the mysteries of the end times in the book of Revelation.

Other
DivorceCare
Teacher: Dave Osterloh
Room A203

Most people who have been through a separation or divorce will tell you that they are incredibly painful and stressful experiences. DivorceCare helps you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. 

Community of Prayer
Teacher: Richard Manning
Prayer Tower
Meets weekly year round

Join us each week as we pray for the Church, the nation and the world.

Foundations
Teacher: Jacob Browning
Room A113

A marriage class specifically designed for seriously dating, engaged, or newly married couples. Learn from other couples, and start your marriage right!


Wednesday Evenings at Main Street Café

Wednesdays, 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Come early to class and join us for dinner at Main Street Café!

North Campus - Fall 2021
Sept. 8 – Nov. 17
6:30–7:30 p.m.


Bible Classes

Genesis
Sept. 8, 15, 22; Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov. 3, 10, 17
Room B235-236

Tom Davenport’s ongoing book study


Prestonwood Family Academy

Topics: Marriage, Parenting
Led by Prestonwood Baptist Church staff members
Room B257-258

Marriage
Book: Gospel in the Home: Turning Chaos Back into Order

  • Sept. 8 – Introduction and “One: Broken Together” (Dr. Connor Bales)
  • Sept. 15 – “Two: His” (Lance Millsaps)
  • Sept. 22 – “Three: Hers” (Tasha Calvert)
  • Sept. 29 – “Four: Redeeming Intimacy” (Phil Sallee)
  • Oct. 6 – “Five: Be Fruitful and Multiply” (Casey Burt)
  • Oct. 13 – “Six: For Richer or Poorer” (Phil Sallee)

Parenting
Video: Intentional Parenting (RightNow Media)

  • Oct. 20 – Dr. Connor Bales
  • Oct. 27 – Lance Millsaps
  • Nov. 3 – Casey Burt
  • Nov. 10 – Tasha Calvert
  • Nov. 17 – Phil Sallee

Life Recovery Support Groups

Groups meet weekly Sept. 1, 8, 15, 22; Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov. 3, 10, 17

Classes include:

  • Prodigal
  • Women’s Depression & Anxiety
  • DivorceCare
  • Grief Share
  • Living Free
  • Wives of Living Free
  • Substance Abuse

For descriptions and to sign up for Life Recovery support groups, visit prestonwood.org/liferecovery.

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