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
Midweek Classes – Fall 2022

Wednesdays, Aug. 24–Nov. 16
All classes begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

Bible Class

Daniel
Teacher: Dr. Jason Snyder
Student Ministry Building
13 weeks

Join Discipleship Pastor Jason Snyder as he unpacks the book of Daniel. This in-depth study of history and prophecy goes from Daniel’s abduction, through the fiery furnace, to dream interpretations, into the lions’ den, and includes Daniel’s incredibly accurate end-time predictions. Daniel is relevant and timely for today’s Christian!

Financial Class

Seven Steps to Financial Freedom During Challenging Times
Teacher: Ron Kelley, Executive Director of Prestonwood Foundation
Room A104
Class begins at 6:00 p.m. – Dinner is included!
Class offered twice during the semester – 3 weeks each

During these times of inflation and possible recession, many families are feeling stressed and wondering how to make ends meet. Learn seven steps to overcome your budget gaps, and discover practical and biblical steps to experience true financial freedom. Class 1 meets on 8/24, 8/31, 9/7,  and Class 2 meets 10/5, 11/2, 11/9.

Men’s Class

The Seven Challenges Men Encounter
Teacher: Mark Phanco
Room W202
8 weeks

Our present culture is redefining manhood and confusing men in their pursuit of biblical manhood. But how will you respond?  Discover how to respond by rejecting passivity, accepting responsibility, leading courageously, loving unconditionally, living with integrity, serving humbly, and investing eternally. Let others see masculinity and manhood through the lens of Christ in your life with these seven characteristics and become a better man, husband, father and leader.

Women’s Class

I Know His Name: Discovering Power in the Name of God
Teacher: Jenn Smith
Room W204
6 weeks

In this six-session Bible study, Wendy Blight implements her practical and approachable style to equip readers to study the Word of God and then apply it to their own lives in practical ways. This study is for any woman who wants to move beyond simply knowing about God to really knowing God in a very personal way.

Marriage/Family Classes

Navigating the Pitfalls of Teen Dating
Teacher: Johnny Farr
Room A103
6 weeks

Most parents have a “twinge of fear” when they think about their teenager starting to date someone. Unfortunately, dating is not like it was 10 years ago. There are new pitfalls that your teenager will be tempted to explore that have lasting consequences. We want to help you (the parent) navigate those pitfalls so you can lead and prepare your teen for that season. Join Minister to Married Adults Johnny Farr and influential Prestonwood families to discover a well-rounded and biblical approach to help you parent your teenager.

Grandparenting
Teacher: Alan Moore
Room W206
10 weeks

Join Minister to Senior Adults Alan Moore as he dives into the video series Strengthening Your Family and Passing on Your Faith. Grandparenting gives you a biblical foundation for investing spiritually in your grandchildren and walks you through principles of influencing them for Christ, from sharing the Gospel with unbelieving grandchildren to discipling them to a mature faith in Jesus.

Spiritual Discipline Class

How to Study the Bible
Teacher: Jonathan Adkins
Room W208
6 weeks

Join Jonathan Adkins, Minister to Married Adults, as he develops your ability to read and interpret the Bible. This remains one of the most key areas of discipleship for every believer as we seek to know God.

Other Classes

DivorceCare
Room A203
Class begins at 6:00 p.m.

Most people who have been through a separation or divorce will tell you that these are incredibly painful and stressful experiences. DivorceCare helps you face these challenges and move toward rebuilding your life. (The workbook is available for purchase in the Prestonwood Bookstore.)

Single & Parenting
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.)

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.

Recharge
Teacher: Matt Mullins
Room A110
5 weeks

Did you know that David fought another giant in his old age, and nearly died? Explore this and other little-known Bible facts in this five-week study led by Matt Mullins, Minister to Open Division.



Prestonwood en Español

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Parents, while you’re in class, your students and children can attend Wednesday activities at KIDZ Ministry, Prestonwood Students and Music & Worship programs!

Come early and pick up dinner at Main Street Café, beginning at 4:30 p.m.

NORTH CAMPUS
Midweek Classes – Fall 2022

Wednesdays, Aug. 24–Nov. 16
All classes begin at 6:30 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

Financial Class

Seven Steps to Financial Freedom During Challenging Times
Teacher: Ron Kelley, Executive Director of Prestonwood Foundation
Room B231-232
Class begins at 6:00 p.m. – Dinner is included!
Class offered twice during semester – 3 weeks each

During these times of inflation and possible recession, many families are feeling stressed and wondering how to make ends meet. Learn seven steps to overcome your budget gaps, and discover practical and biblical steps to experience true financial freedom.

Class 1: 9/14, 9/21, 9/28
Class 2: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9

Men’s Class

Called to Greatness: A Bible Study for Men
Daniel Brommer
Room B256

A study of topics that are essential for raising up godly men.

Women’s Classes (Beginning Sept. 14)

International Women’s Bible Study
Teacher: Dina Imelda
Room B237

Acts: the Birth of the Early Church Digging Deep Class
Teacher: Kim Shirley
Room B238-240

Spiritual Discipline Classes

Intro to Biblical Interpretation: One God, One Story, One Savior
Teacher: Cade Baxter
Room B235-236
Special Time: Class meets 6:00-7:30 p.m.

A two-semester educational approach to studying the bigger picture of the Bible. This class will meet throughout both fall and spring.

Counter-Cultural: A Biblical Approach to the Topics of Today
Teacher: Staff
Room B257-258

Learn how to approach cultural topics from a biblical worldview.

Bible Study

Exodus
Teacher: Tom Davenport
Room B255

A continuation of a verse-by-verse look at the book of Exodus.


Life Recovery Classes

Wednesdays, 6:00–7:30 p.m.

The Prodigal
Room C205

Has someone you love wandered from God? Through the application of God’s Truths, Prodigal, provides a loving environment for families who are hurting.

Grief Share
Room C208

Are you experiencing the loss of someone you love? Find comfort and community in studying God’s Word together and His plan for healing.

Wednesdays, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Women’s Anxiety and Depression
Room C206

You are not alone. If you find yourself feeling anxious or overwhelmed … there is hope. Learn to walk in the freedom Christ promised.

DivorceCare
Room C207

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

PTSD
Room C209

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder can be debilitating. This class, offered for men and women, gives an opportunity to see how to apply God’s Word to personal life circumstances and build community for support.

Forgiven and Set Free
This group is available at our Plano Campus. For more information, visit prestonwood.org/liferecovery.

Substance Abuse
Room C210

This is a gathering of people to support and encourage one another in their battle against substance abuse of any kind.

Living Free
Room C133

This safe place for men who suffer with pornography addiction will show them how God’s Word has answers and truth to apply to their lives, and how to have accountability with one another.

Wives of Living Free
Room C211

This is a support group for women who are helping their husbands seek victory over an addiction to pornography.

Stronger Women
Room C213

Stronger Women is a ministry for women who have been abused, bringing God’s healing to deep wounds, refocusing faith, restoring hope, and igniting passion and purpose.


Come early (5:00–6:15 p.m.) and enjoy dinner with your friends and family! Chick-fil-A meals are $5 per person (sandwich, or nuggets, bag of chips, cookie, drink).

Parents, while you're in class, your students and children can attend Wednesday activities at KIDZ Ministry, Prestonwood Students and Music & Worship programs!

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