Women's Bible Study

Our Women's Bible studies are offered in the fall and the spring.  A variety of Bible studies are available for you to choose.  Each study allows you to study the Bible in-depth personally and in community with other women.  Day and evening classes give women of all ages the opportunity to contemplate challenging life questions, go deeper in their relationship with Jesus Christ and connect with other women in meaningful conversations about things that matter. For more information, please contact delores@firstmckinney.com.

Monday Night 

6:30pm – 8:00pm
Begins Feb 11 (6 weeks)
 
Cultures in Conflict Part 2
By: Ray Vander Laan     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Laurie Zakarian

LIFE AMONG PAGANS. How do you live in a culture where the worldview conflicts with Christianity? Learn from Paul as he presents his beliefs to the most powerful court in Athens. He lived among the Greco-Romans of Corinth, who valued wealth and class, worship of multiple gods, and decadent pleasure-seeking above all else. In this sixteenth volume of That The World May Know®, discover how to live in a dechristianized Western world–in a way that glorifies God.


Wednesday Morning 

9:30-11:30am
Childcare provided by registration only
 
The Shelter of God’s Promises 
Begins Feb 6 (12 weeks)
By: Sheila Walsh     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Gina Hammack

Where do you turn for shelter in the worst storms of life? Bible teacher, Sheila Walsh, searches Scripture for what God has promised us, what God’s promises mean, and how encounters with Christ are the eternal fulfillment of His unrelenting commitment to us. Through vulnerable storytelling, new insights, and an in-depth Bible study, Sheila offers powerful, heart-filled teaching on ten bedrock promises of God, providing the foundation for daily confidence, joy, hope—and shelter.

Finding I Am: How Jesus Fully Satisfies the Cry of your Heart
Begins Feb 6 (7 weeks) 
By: Lysa TerKeurst     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Denza Williams and Barbara Daughety

What is the deep cry of your heart? The ache in your soul that keeps you up at night? The prayer you keep repeating? Jesus not only cares about this deep, spiritual wrestling, but He also wants to step in and see you through it. Join Lysa on the streets of Israel to explore the seven I AM statements of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. Through this interactive, in-depth study, we will be trading feelings of emptiness and depletion for the fullness of knowing who Jesus is like never before.

Restless…Because You Were Made for More
Begins Feb 6 (10 weeks) 
By: Jennie Allen     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Melissa Castanada

In Restless, you will study the life of Joseph and see how his passions, relationships and suffering fit into the greater story of God—and how your story can do the same. Bible study teacher and author, Jennie Allen, helps you discover a practical plan to identify the threads of your life and how to intentionally weave them together for God's glory and purposes.

Chase…Chasing After the Heart of God 
Begins Feb 6 (8 weeks)
By: Jennie Allen     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Lisa Waite

David was reckless, sinful, passionate, and humble. What can women learn from his broken life? Jennie Allen's
interactive study highlights seven events in David's life to help you move beyond the appearance of godliness and open up your deepest self to God's love.

 
God of Creation: A Study of Genesis 1-11
Begins February 6 (11 weeks) 
By: Jen Wilkin     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Melissa Ewing
 
It all began with the Word. The opening chapters of Genesis teach us fundamental truths about God. We watch Him bring light after darkness, order after chaos, and rest after toil—all through the power of His word. Revisit familiar stories and historical figures as you learn more about the character, attributes and promises of our Creator.
 

Wednesday Night (Click HERE to register)

6:30 – 7:45pm
Childcare available no registration required

Winter Session: January 9-30 (4 weeks)
I Am Weak, But He Is Strong…A Study on 2 Corinthians
By: Courtney Willis     Cost: $0
Facilitator: Courtney Willis

If we know Jesus, then we are called to the mission field. But, how do we do that when there is so much going on in our every day lives? Join me as we seek to answer the question by reading through one of the most personal ministry letters ever written. Paul, the greatest missionary of all time, teaches so much about living for Him and sharing His love while experiencing suffering, opposition, and chaos. Let’s learn from his example together!!!

Spring Session: Feb 6 (6 weeks)
It is Not Supposed to Be This Way...Finding unexpected strength when disappointments leave you shattered
By: Lysa TerKeurst     Cost: $15
Facilitator: Courtney Willis

What went wrong? Why did God let this happen? Life often looks so very different than we hoped or expected, but God has a bigger story for our lives. Whether we’re dealing with daily, disappointments or life-altering loss, we can find unexpected strength as we learn what it means to wrestle well between our faith and our feelings.