We offer programming for people of all ages and interests. This semester, you will find classes to help you learn more about your heart, faith and how to continue to live out the life the Lord has called us to live. There are Sunday school classes that continue on, creating a place for you to meet with community each week. Also available are book studies and Bible studies that meet for a few weeks at a time. Please take some time and explore the pages of our latest offerings for something that interests you!
Christian Family Class – Adult Education Room 3201
The Christian Family Class is for adults that have a desire to learn and grow their faith with other Christians through Bible-based studies, small group discussions, mission projects and Christian fellowship. This class offers regular social activities and opportunities to serve in the church and the community. Come visit us once and the next time you come, you’re a member of the family! We meet on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Empty Nesters Class – Adult Education Room 3103
This class consists mostly of adults whose children no longer live at home. Class discussions center on Bible studies, a variety of topics by well-known Christian leaders and guest speakers. Service projects are also available to those interested. Social events and strong friendships are a highlight of this class. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Faithbuilders Class – Evans Hall Room 2129
Faithbuilders is a group of adults, age 55+ who passionately pursue Christ through Bible study, group discussion and fellowship. Subjects covered include books by Rick Warren, Max Lucado, and topics such as history of Methodism, as well as current trends in Christianity. The group also enjoys a variety of guest speakers. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Fellowship Class – Evans Hall Room 2235
Married couples, singles and parents with children of various ages. This class is self-taught and offers book studies, Bible study, guest speakers and more. Fellowship Class members work on various service projects throughout the year and as their name suggests, they enjoy the fellowship they have with each other during their Sunday morning class time, as well as other times and places outside of class. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Open Door – Adult Education Room 2236
This new Sunday morning class is designed for adults (30 yrs. old and up) who desire an open-minded, discussion-based format based on current literature by authors such as Adam Hamilton, Rob Bell, Anne Lamott, Rachel Held Evans and Max Lucado. Participants will enjoy taking a closer look at how faith is presented in various materials and then how to relate it to today’s world. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Parents with Young Children – Adult Education Room 2233
All married couples with young children (Approx. 6 years and under) are invited to participate in this Sunday school class. A variety of topics will be discussed through Bible studies, DVD studies and book studies.
Engaged and Newly Married Couples without Children – Adult Education Room 2236
This Sunday school class is for young couples. It is so important during this phase of life to have other couples to share life experiences with. This group will explore Bible study and relevant topics based on the needs of the class with short-term and long-term studies.
Trinity Class – Adult Education Room 3102
Faith, Family and Friends! Married couples with children, mostly in their 30s and 40s, that meet to explore their faith at a deeper level, have fellowship with other Christian couples and strengthen their relationship with Christ through Christian friendships, Bible study and outreach. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Wesley Class – Evans Hall Room 2130
A class of mature adults seeking to continue growing in faith and Christian living through study and discussion of the Bible and other religious books. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Marriage Enrichment Class – Adult Education Room 3204
We are offering a class for those couples seeking marriage enrichment on a Sunday morning. This class is open for couples regardless of age or stage of marriage. Perhaps you are preparing to be married, interested in making your good marriage better, or are getting close to a state of crisis in your marriage and need to do something different. We invite you to come and grow in your love for one another and God. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Single Together Singles Class – Evans Hall Room 2234
A class for adult singles, ages 50+ that are interested in developing their faith through Bible study, book study, service projects, personal growth and fellowship. This class also offers a variety of off-campus social gatherings. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Suburban Singles – Adult Education Room 3203
A class for adult singles, ages 35-50. Together, participants will look at a variety of topics and materials that include stories of single adults in Scripture and what their stories can mean for our own spiritual journeys, the challenges of being single in today’s culture, as well as book and DVD-based studies to name a few. This group will also gather for a variety of planned social events throughout the year. You will discover that being single in this world does not make you alone, and that you are part of a family of faith that can bring to you love and fulfillment. Meets on Sunday mornings from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Gods Special Servants – Adult Education Room 3202
In order to meet the needs of our young adults with disabilities, ages 18 and up, we now offers a class at 9:30 a.m. each Sunday. If you have someone in your family interested in attending this class, please email Tracy Christensen, or call Doreen Gillette at 817-337-9588. All curriculums will be provided, but adult facilitators are needed for a rotation teaching schedule.
Friends in Faith – Room 1202
This group meets each week to connect friends and family through our faith in an open, welcoming environment by exploring God’s Word and its application on our Christian walk. Our class is self-taught and includes fellowship, lessons and lively conversations. All are welcome. Meets on Sunday from 9:30-10:30 a.m.
New 11 a.m. Sunday School Class – Evans Hall Room 2233
Calling all parents with preschool to school-aged children you’re invited to participate in this new Sunday school class, Evans Hall room 2233, at 11 a.m. A variety of topics will be discussed through Bible, DVD and book studies. For more information, contact Rev. Owen McKnight.
JumpStart Men’s Bible Study
6:45 a.m. Breakfast / 7:15 to 8 a.m. Bible Study
How would you like to have an incredible breakfast and grow in your Christian faith along with 100+ other early risers, as you study the Word of God? Start your week off on the right foot by joining Dr. John McKellar for his JumpStart Bible study on Mondays in Evans Hall as this group continues their study on the Book of Acts. This Bible study follows the school-year calendar.
For more information, contact Kyle Austin.
Mondays at noon in Room 2129
Have you ever wanted to get a stronger understanding of the books of the Bible but didn’t know where to start? Continuing in August, Dr. Todd Renner will offer the Power Lunch Bible Study with his ongoing, original series called TouchStones. Resuming with the Book of Titus, every week we will study a book of the Bible gleaning its purpose, point, and practical application to today’s life. Bring a lunch (or pick one up at the church) and bring a friend for this wonderful time of great Bible study and fellowship. Power Lunch meets from noon to 1-ish p.m. on Mondays in 2129 (off of Evans Hall).
Tuesday Morning Bible Study with Dr. John McKellar
9 a.m. Breakfast / 9:30 a.m. Study in Evans Hall
Join Dr. John McKellar for this Tuesday-morning bible study that meets late August through May. Participants are welcome to eat breakfast and have fellowship in Evans Hall starting at 9 a.m. and then stay for an hour-long study of the Book of Acts from 9:30-10:30 a.m. No participant guide necessary, just bring your Bible! For more information, contact Tracy Christensen.
Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in Grace Chapel
Co-Pastors Drs. John McKellar and Todd Renner, will join forces once again this fall to offer the 19thseason of their popular Point|Counterpoint Bible Study on Wednesday evenings at 6 p.m. in Grace Chapel. With their typical flair for fun and practicality, on August 29, the team will begin a series of discussions entitled “From Beginning to End.” Diving into the books of Genesis and Revelation, this original, five-week study seeks to uncover and apply timeless biblical truths and to encourage the heart of everyone who struggles to believe. Following up in the fall, the pair will offer a series called “Reviving Old Scratch” a deep study of the evil, demons, and the devil. Make plans to come for dinner at 5 p.m. and stay for a great time of study and fellowship.
Wednesday, May 29 from 6-8 p.m. in Evans Hall
Have you ever been intimidated by Scripture? Have you ever wanted to know where it all came from and what it means to us today? Join Dr. John McKellar and Dr. Todd Renner for an informative and fun introduction to the Word of God on Wednesday, May 29, at 6:00 p.m.
Begins Wednesday, June 26 at 10 a.m. in Evans Hall
Wars and rumors of war – more than just a weekly headline? Persecution of believers – simply a modern-day phenomenon? How do we live out our faith in a world that elevates power and prestige over selfless servanthood? And, is there a Christian response of how to hold on in turbulent times? Join us as we discover the ageless answers of faithfulness found in the book of Daniel. During this six-week study facilitated by Dr. Judy Hunt, we’ll move beyond the fiery furnace and lion’s den to explore the timeless truth of one man’s affirmation of the sovereignty of God and the holy hope that is found in apocalyptic literature.
Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Evans Hall
Join us on April 12 for our WC Adult Arts Master Class, “Salsa Dancing!” Come one, come all! If you are an expert or if you are completely new to dancing, we welcome all adults to a night of learning and fun. Cost is $10 per person and treats and drinks will be provided. The class begins at 7:30 p.m. in Evans Hall, so grab a partner and come join us for a night of salsa dancing and fellowship.
WC Calligraphy Class
Begins Tuesday, April 2 from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Learn the art of calligraphy! In this five-week class facilitated by Gina Tanner, participants will learn basic calligraphy strokes and the Uncial alphabet (that’s the one monks used to copy scripture in illuminated manuscripts). This class is appropriate for first-time participants, as well as deeper practice for those who have done calligraphy before. It is very important that participants are able to attend every class session.
There is a $35 per person fee for supplies (no fee for repeat participants). Class size is limited to 15.
FriendSpeak Community Class
Begins Wednesdays from 10:15-11:30 a.m.
(Follows the school-year calendar)
Become a missionary without leaving your comfort zone. Bring your faith to FriendSpeak on Wednesday mornings to meet with our international neighbors. They are motivated to practice their conversational English skills (one-on-one) and we are eager to meet with them to share our faith, using Bible-based workbooks. We nurture our friendships with occasional social and cultural celebrations such, as Thanksgiving Feast and museum field trips. FriendSpeak is the domestic version of Let’s Start Talking, an international missionary program. Adults are always needed, so if you are interested in becoming a worker or would like more information about the program, please contact Lori Smith at (817)-781-8114 or Tracy Christensen.
Second and Fourth Wednesdays 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Moms Next is a group for mothers of elementary & middle school children. We are a chartered group that is under MOPS International. As mothers enter the world of school, new issues and challenges arise. For this reason, we are offering Moms Next as a time of fellowship, spiritual growth, support and learning. This group will meet the second & fourth Wednesdays of the month from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Adult Education Building room 2233. A small fee for dues and extras ($50) will be required.
For more information, please contact Rev. Joy Roberson.
Moms PK Group
Weekly, Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. – Room 3201
Moms PK is a women’s group for moms of preschoolers to grow and connect spiritually. Led by Rev. Joy Roberson, topics are centered on parenting and marriage in a Christian context. This group meets weekly each Tuesday, starting in September and childcare is provided. For more information, please contact Rev. Joy Roberson.
Career Transition Workshop
Mondays at 6:30 p.m. in Room 3204
Career Transition Workshop (CTW) uses creative and entertaining presentations to motivate and to teach job seekers important skills to conduct a successful job search. Each session is led by accomplished Human Resources managers, professional recruiters or senior level managers who also provide individual assistance with resume creation, cover letters and interviewing skills. Sessions are free but a workbook with session slides, sample resumes and other material, is available for a $20 (cash or check) contribution to White’s Chapel. No pre-registration is required.
Southlake Focus Group
Thursdays 7:30 – 11 a.m. in Evans Hall
The Southlake Focus Group is a professional career transition group that is independent in affiliation and interdenominational in reach. We are a 100 percent volunteer organization with 5,000+ members and alumni across the country, operating as a local community resource to Dallas/Ft Worth. We offer weekly support and resources including: networking opportunities, job search strategies, career management and coaching. Our membership offers a broad cross section of skills and capabilities for potential employers, including CXO, directors, managers and individual contributors with functional expertise in sales, operations, marketing, finance, IT, engineering, to human resources. Want to know how you can help us? Think of us FIRST when you have a job opening in your company or know of a job opportunity that you can refer. Visit us in person to announce job openings and immediately meet with potential candidates that morning.
Continuing in your faith is a journey and we have many classes, events and groups available to help you become more rooted in Jesus and the community.
We believe fostering a personal faith in Jesus Christ in children is one of the most important parts of being a community church. There are many ministries created for each and every age group, from nursery to sixth grade.
Our student program fosters an environment that helps your student (seventh through 12th grade) develop a stronger relationship with Jesus and with students in the surrounding communities.
This fun and growing group always wants to see and welcome new faces. If you’re 55 and better and enjoy getting to know new people, click here for more info.
Finding a community to support you is something that can help take your faith to another level! WC Men is a place for you to enjoy fellowship, missions and support.
Creating bonds with other women of faith can help pour encouragement into struggles, joys and other seasons of your life. Find your tribe with WC Women!
Connect with married and engaged couples in all age ranges to nourish your spirit, foster deeper community and discuss the joys and challenges of being a couple of faith.
We would love to help you navigate the struggles and questions of being a young adult (18 to 35) in today’s world. There are opportunities to meet monthly, with fun social events open to all.
We have community for those walking through life on their own. We are called to live in fellowship, find your group today!
Are you looking to connect with a life-changing small group so that you can grow spiritually?
Our faith is ever changing and growing, and we believe we must continue that journey through discovering, learning more and diving into Scripture with those around us.
We would love to help you celebrate love with your wedding ceremony! Through this sacred ceremony, you enter into a covenant with God and with one another. Let us help you make a memory that will last forever.
Getting out and enjoying a game of softball, golf and more is just one way we like to have fun! Find out more opportunities here to get out with your church family.