To locate rooms, see an interior map of the Downtown Campus.
Family Registration & Check-In
Parents, please register your child(ren) for activities in Nursery–Grade 5. When you arrive, come to a Check-In Kiosk so we can greet you and print a name tag for each student.
Preschool–Grade 8 classes are held Sundays, September 15–May 17. Grades 9–12 classes will be held September 22–May 17. Classes will not meet on these Sundays: December 1, 22 & 29, and April 21.
Note that two children’s classes will delay as they wait for a Team Leader for their classrooms (Preschool 2 at 9am and Grades 2–3 at 11am). To inquire about serving, contact Pastor Bud Burk.
9am & 11am, Rooms 03–09
Nursery care for children (birth–age 3) is available during our worship services on Sundays at 9am & 11am, but not during the Early Worship Services at 7:30am.
Preschool–Grade 5 Classes
9–10:20am, doors open at 8:45am
11am–12:20pm, doors open at 10:45am
Various rooms on the 2nd & 3rd floor
Worship leaders, small group leaders, and teachers help students grow in the knowledge of Jesus Christ and God’s word. Parents, please escort children in Grade 3 or younger to their classrooms and pick them up when class is finished.
‘His Strength’ Class
11am–12:20pm, Room 205
This adaptive classroom is designed for children who have disabilities or sensory challenges.
Middle School Class
11am–12:20pm, Room 53
Students in grades 6–8 gather for Bible study, activities, and interaction with small group mentors.
Sr High Class
11am–12:20pm, Room 52 (beginning Sept 22)
Students in grades 9–12 gather for Bible study, activities, and interaction with small group mentors.
Middle School & Sr High Gathering
Wednesdays, Sept 18–May 13
6:45–8:30pm, Rooms 52–53
Students in Grades 6–12 are invited to gather for fellowship, activities, snacks, and interaction in large group and small groups.
Biblical Theology: Seeing Jesus in the Whole Story of the Bible
Sundays, Sept 15–Dec 15, 9–10:30am, Room 310
From Genesis to Revelation, the whole story of the Bible centers around and culminates in one person—Jesus Christ. All of Scripture tells one true story of the history of salvation found only in him. In this class on an introduction to biblical theology, we’ll study how the Bible’s parts, patterns, and people all point to Christ and how they affect our practical living. Join this class to seek, see, and savor Jesus through the Bible’s story of salvation from the Garden of Eden to the New Jerusalem.
Peacemaking: A Biblical Guide to Resolving Personal Conflict
Sundays, Sept 15–Oct 27, 11am–12:30pm, Room 305
This class is designed to give practical biblical guidance for conflict resolution that takes you beyond resolving conflicts to true, life-changing, Christ-exalting reconciliation with family, coworkers, and fellow believers.
Personal Bible Study
Sundays, Nov 3–Dec 15, 11am–12:30pm, Room 305
This class introduces principles and strategies for interpreting and applying God's word and leads participants through a study of the book of 1 John.
The Parent Room
11am, September 15–May 17, Room 314
Parents are invited to gather for prayer, encouragement, and occasional topical sessions. See Parent Room schedule. Leader: Pastor Bud Burk
Gathering for Single Moms
9–10:30am, November 3–December 29, Room 314
Single moms are invited to come for time of encouragement, fellowship and prayer with facilitators Haven Stephens and Cynthia McGill (both single moms with grown children). Contact: Haven Stephens
10:45am–Noon, Room 114 (meets year-round)
Adults in mid-life and beyond gather to be taught and apply God’s word to their lives, to share and pray, and to hear from global partners once each month. Leaders: Mark & Connie Evans, Keith Anderson
11am–12:30pm, Room 310 (meets year-round)
This class for adults of all ages meets to grow in the grace of encouragement and friendship with one another and to study the Bible together. This Fall, the class will study the book of Isaiah.
All Nations Fellowship
11am–12:20pm, Room 307
Join this class for multiethnic fellowship, teaching, outreach, and discipleship.
Escuela Dominical (Hispanic Sunday School)
11am–12:30pm, Room 111(meets year-round)
¡Únase a nosotros para un tiempo del estudio de la Palabra de Dios, oración y comunión! Para más information,se ponga en contacto con Gretchen Spencer al 612-455-3422 u .
All are welcome to join this class to build relationships and enjoy a study of God’s word in Spanish.
Third Sunday of the Month, 9–10:30am, Commons
Transitions is for those in a season of any type of employment change. Our purpose is to assess, encourage, equip and connect you so you can display Gods glory and find joy in the midst of significant change. All are welcome! RSVP to Don Hoffert via email one day before the gathering.
Study for Men & Women: Hebrews (Part 1)
Tuesdays, Sept 10–Dec 3, 6:30–8:45pm, Room 314, 322
Hebrews is a letter of encouragement that beautifully connects the Old Testament to the New. In this first of a three-part Precept Ministries inductive Bible Study, you will learn and be encouraged through workbook-guided self-study (5 hours per week), group discussion, and a live lecture and share/prayer time. Leaders: Mark & Connie Evans. Register.
All Nations English Conversation Class
Mondays, Sept 16–Dec 16 & Jan 6–May 18
6:30–8pm, Room 205 (no class on Jan 20 & April 13)
Adult English learners (intermediate to advanced level) are invited to come and improve conversational skills. In small groups, students speak with a tutor about a different topic each week. To register for this class, contact Erin Evans.
Women’s Bible Studies
Women’s Ministry invites women to gather at various times of the week for study, fellowship, and growing together around God’s word. Winter study options include:
Sermon on the Mount (Jen Wilkin)
For information on women’s studies, contact Gretchen Spencer.