How Are We Handling Pressure?

Mature Class Study, teacher Rick Coleman. The Bible calls pressure tribulation. How we handle pressure is when we can shine. Sources of pressure are: temptation, persecution, ridicule, rejection, sickness, and expectations. God gives us grace when the battle is hot....

Gentleness, Practice, And Shining

Mature Class Study, teacher Leslie Crain. Paul had a genuine concern for the Philippians and their needs. He was specific about their needs. The focus of this study is gentleness, practice and shining. Philippians 4:1 Therefore, my brethren dearly beloved and longed...

Prayer

Mature Class Study, teacher Josh Olmsted. Is there an unproductive prayer? Prayer can become repetition without being intentional. The audience Jesus was talking to was partly religious people when he told them how to pray. Jesus said to pray in secret, not to be seen...

The Mercy Of God

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert. Mercy is forgiveness and withholding punishment. It’s God’s pity, compassion, and kindness toward people. Mercy triumphs over judgment. If God’s judgment had been pronounced on us, we wouldn’t be saved. We’re here by mercy....