200-Series Classes: Becoming More Like Christ

200 Series

  • Baptism
  • Alpha
  • Oaks of Righteousness
  • Empowering Workshop
  • Spiritual Formation
  • Financial Peace University
  • Legacy Journey
  • Passion to Action (Missions)
  • Vineyard Bible Exploration Classes
  • Vineyard Institute
  • Pastoral Internship Program

Baptism Class

Baptism is an outward sign of an inward heart change and an act of faith. We offer Baptism the 2nd full weekend of every month. To prepare for your baptism, please come to the brief Baptism Class held at all services the 3rd weekend of every month.
North Campus: Room 133, Registration is not required.
Brighton Campus: Speak with Campus Pastor Jennifer Reese
Liberty Campus: Speak with Pastor Eddie McKechnie
Contact: Rachel Miller, 816.734.8100/ rmiller@vineyardkcnorth.com


Alpha

Tuesdays, September 20 to November 22 | 6:30-8:30 p.m.
ALPHA Weekend – Friday, November 18th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. & Saturday, November 19th, 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
ALPHA is for all ages from middle school to adult are welcome. This 10-week course is designed to find out what it means to be a disciple of Jesus. Meet to share a meal, watch a brief video and discuss in small groups. Childcare will be available; reservation & prepayment is required two weeks before class starts. The course manual can be purchased for $5 at class time.
Contact: David & Peggy Oien, 816.786.9156 / peggy.oien@tsa.dhs.gov AND 503.680.1596 / david@merchantsinthecity.com
Register here.


Oaks of Righteousness

Two Options:

Mondays & Thursdays | Sept. 18-Nov. 27. | 6:30 -9:30 p.m.
Evening Class: Childcare is not available
Register here.

Wednesdays & Fridays | Sept. 20 to Nov. 19 | 9 a.m. – Noon
Morning Class: Childcare will be available. Reservation & prepayment is required two weeks before class starts.
Register here.

This intense discipleship program is designed to minister to those who struggle with wounds or regrets of the past. You will grow in your relationship with God and others. Cost is $50 per individual. Contact: Connie Mueller, 816.734.8100 / cmueller@vineyardkcnorth.com


Empowering Workshop

Tuesday Evening Class: Sept. 20 to Nov. 15 | 6:30 – 9 p.m.
Childcare is not available.
Register here. 

This will equip you with tools to identify root issues and how to apply the redemptive power of the Cross to those issues. Class fee is $20. Contact: Connie Mueller, 816.734.8100 / cmueller@vineyardkcnorth.com


Spiritual Formation

Two Options:

North Campus | Mondays, Sept. 19 to Nov. 28 | 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Childcare will be available; reservation & prepayment is required two weeks before class starts.
Contact: Jeremy Buske, jbuske@vineyardkcnorth.com
Register here.

Liberty Campus Home Group | Tuesdays, Sept. 20 to Nov 15 | 7-8 p.m.
No childcare Group will meet at home in Liberty area
Contact: Barb Salzar, 816.977.3210 / sbsalzer@gmail.com
Register here.

Do you want to grow spiritually? Do you wish to truly transform into Christ-likeness and exhibit the fruit of the Spirit: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control (Gal. 5:22-23)? The transformation you seek will come as a direct result of spending focused time with Him and his people. We will read, journal, pray, discuss, and participate in weekly spiritual exercises. This class is a 30-week class completed over 3 semesters. This semester we will work through the first book in the 3-part Apprentice Series, “The Good and Beautiful God: Falling in Love with the God Jesus Knows” by James Bryan Smith.

 


Financial Peace University

We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more! This 9-week video curriculum, is taught by financial expert Dave Ramsey. $139 fee to cover your book and FPU membership kit.

Childcare available

Mondays, September 19-November 14, 9-11 a.m. at the North Campus. Register for the Monday morning class

Thursdays, September 22-November 17 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the North Campus. Register for Thursday evening classes


The Legacy Journey

Two Options:

Wednesdays, Sept. 21 to Nov. 2 | 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
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Thursdays, Sept. 22 to Nov. 3 | 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Register here.

A 7-week video curriculum, taught by Dave Ramsey, incorporating small group discussions to encourage accountability and discipleship. Pre-registration is required, $25 class fee PLUS participants also need to purchase a Financial Peace membership kit ($119 per married couple or single person) at least 2 weeks prior to the first class. Childcare will be available; reservation & prepayment is required two weeks before class starts.
Contact: Josie Coleman, 816.734.8100 / jcoleman@vineyardkcnorth.com


Passion to Action

Thursdays, March 23 – April 27th, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Do you wonder what your role is in God’s plan? Are you tired of sitting back and watching others make an impact as they reach the world for Jesus? Passion to Action is a 6-week discipleship class designed to help you identify your passions and to creatively pursue them while bringing glory to God. We’ll use our abilities to serve our community and around the world. As a class, we will inspire and encourage one another to take those next steps toward turning Passion into action.

Contact: Rachel Miller, 816.734.8100/ rmiller@vineyardkcnorth.com
Register here.


Vineyard Bible Exploration (VBX)

The basis for Vineyard Bible Exploration is that we learn and grow better together. Our goal is to grow in grace and God’s truth for life and practical application. VBX will help you feel more confident to open the Bible, read it, study it, begin to understand it, and rely on it on your faith journey along with others. Choose a class listed:

VBX: GENESIS THROUGH JUDGES
Tuesdays, Sept. 20 to Nov. 15 | 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.
A survey of the first 7 books of the Old Testament – from creation to the early Israelites.
Contact, Jim Riegel, 816.854.0905 / email: jimriegel@gmail.com
Register here.

VBX: GOSPEL OF JOHN
Tuesdays, Sept. 20 to Nov. 15 | 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.
John’s Gospel is regarded by some as the most important book of the New Testament, revealing not only facts about Jesus but depth of insight into what those facts mean.
Contact, Susie DeGhelder, 816.769.2649 / email: smdeg64@gmail.com OR Darlene Riegel, 816.509.5786 / email: darlene.riegel@gmail.com
Register here.

VBX: OLD TESTAMENT MINOR PROPHETS
Tuesdays, Sept. 20 to Nov. 15 | 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.
A very practical study for today that deals with God’s relationship with His wandering people and speaks of His love, grace and acceptance for those who choose to return to God.
Contact, Kimberly Grace, kjgrace@yahoo.com OR Anne Hope, 775.354.8807 email: annehope95@yahoo.com
Register here.

VBX: GOSPEL OF JOHN
Wednesdays, Sept. 21 to Nov. 16 | 10 to 11:45 a.m.
The Gospel of John lets us see who God is by looking at Jesus. This fourth gospel helps us encounter Jesus in a personal way through examining His three years of ministry.
Contact, Jim Riegel, 816.854.0905 / email: jimriegel@gmail.com
Register here.

VBX: BOOK OF ISAIAH
Thursdays, ongoing starting Sept. 22 | 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.
God spoke many things to Isaiah and through those encounters God speaks to us today. This book of 66 chapters (total of Old Testament and New Testament books) points us to Jesus as our redeemer and hope.
Contact, Kimberly Grace, kjgrace@yahoo.com OR
Anne Hope, 775.354.8807 / email: annehope95@yahoo.com
Register here.

VBX: LETTER TO ROMANS
Thursdays, Sept. 22 to Nov. 17 | 6:30 to 8:15 p.m.
Romans has no match in describing the good news of Jesus Christ. It is one of the most profound letters about God and humanity, the gospel message and its application, and how the possibilities for human life changed forever through Jesus’ resurrection.
Contact: Yuriy Bots, 765.491.1965 / yurabots@gmail.com
Register here.


Vineyard Institute (VI)

Vineyard Leadership Institute (VI) is for anyone who wants to learn grow deeper in their faith by learning from some of the best Vineyard teachers.  You can dig deeper into books of the Bible, explore theological questions from a Vineyard perspective, or grow closer to God with deeper insight.
Contact: Jessica Tholl, jtholl@vineyardkcnorth.com
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Pastoral Internship Program

Designed to train those who are called to plant or pastor a church. Interns will be mentored by our professional pastoral staff and trained in ministry and theology while serving and leading various ministries. A regular internship lasts two years and is 15-20 hours a week. In addition, interns need to complete training in the Vineyard Institute (VI).
Contact: Jessica Tholl, jtholl@vineyardkcnorth.com