If you’re ready to grow, we have a variety of classes to help you deepen your knowledge and understanding of what it means to follow Christ. Check out our classes and groups to find out what your next steps will be here at Christ The Rock!

Premarital Class & Mentoring | October 2023 2-Day Intensive Class

Premarital Classes:

October 27 and 28/Friday 6-9:30 pm and Saturday 8:30 am – 3:30 pm (for people with children/becoming a stepfamily)

Register for October 27 and 28


October 21 and 28/2 Consecutive Saturdays (attend both days), 9:00 am – 3 pm (for people without children)

Register for October 21 and 28


Build a marriage centered on Christ that will last a lifetime. The class will help you be proactive and wise about common issues in marriage, such as communication, finances, sex, expectations based on your families of origin, handling conflict in healthier ways, and more. Mentoring with an experienced couple follows the 2-day class. Cost: $70 per couple.

Class participants should pack a lunch on each Saturday; water and snacks will be provided!



The Smart Stepfamily | 2-day Intensive Class

Learn practical, realistic solutions to the issues you face as a stepfamily. This class will help couples troubleshoot common problems such as: dynamics within stepparent and stepchildren relationships, effective communication with an ex-spouse, handling stepfamily finances confidently, and having patience rather than expecting an instant blend. Led by experienced couples living the stepfamily journey, the class consists of teaching and small group discussion. This class takes place from 6-9:30 pm on Friday and 8:30 am – 3:30 pm on Saturday. Cost: $35/couple. 

Water and snacks provided. Bring a sack lunch on Saturday.


Find out more about The Smart Stepfamily class:

Character Development: Fall 2023
Fall Groups:
    • Evenings | Mondays, 6:00-8:30 pm; Sept 11 – Nov 27, 2023
    • Mornings | Sundays, 8:30-10:30 am; Sept 10 – Nov 26, 2023 -The Sunday class is filled.
Character Development class is a discipleship tool that reveals God’s power, love and redemption through the stories of our lives. Examine your life experiences and the ways in which you relate to others through a biblical lens, with the purpose of becoming more mature in Christ. A catalyst for spiritual and relational growth, Character Development meets in a small group setting where you will discuss the reading and engage with other group members and their stories. *Prerequisite for Lay Counseling Class and some other volunteer leadership positions. $25 class materials fee. Questions? Email jhidden@christtherock.org or call 920.730.8383 ext. 368. Registration deadline: September 7


If you are a discerning listener with the compassion and patience to walk those who are hurting through the healing process, please consider signing up for our Lay Counseling Class. Becoming a CTR Lay Counselor requires attendance at three intensive weekend classes in January, April and September (Thurs night, Friday night and Saturday morning), 24 hours of practice with a student partner, 12 sessions participating in a Journey group and 9 hours of individual observation. $25 class materials fee. 2024 Class Dates: Jan 18-20, April 25-27, and Sept 26-28. For more information, email Jerilyn or call 920.730.8383 ext. 368. Registration deadline: October 15, 2023

Pre-requisite for 2024 class: successful completion of Character Development class by December 2023.





Marriage Development | Sundays, 8:30 – 10:30 am; Sept 24 – Dec 10 (no class on Nov 26)

Build deeper intimacy in your marriage through in-depth teaching and small group discussion on topics like family backgrounds, relational dynamics, money, sex, and the expectations each spouse brings to marriage. This 11-week class is a combination of teaching time and small group discussion. This class can help transform, strengthen, and breathe new life into your marriage relationship. Husband and wife must attend together. $50/couple. Register by September 15. Questions? Contact Jerilyn.


Starting Point: A Conversation About Faith – next class TBA

If you have questions about God, faith, or what it means to follow Jesus, Starting Point is a safe place to ask and pursue answers. In a conversational format over nine nights, you’ll have time to discuss common questions about God, the Bible and more — and ask your own questions.


Financial Peace University | Next Class Dates TBA

FPU will help you use biblical wisdom to find freedom from debt, plan for emergencies, spend wisely, and cultivate a generous heart. Cost varies; when you register, participants can choose between 3 options of $59-129 (based on how many months of membership with FPU you desire (ongoing support/videos/etc.). Questions? Email Julie or call 920.730.8383 ext. 319


Membership Class: Class Date this fall TBA  | 10:30 am It doesn’t matter if you’ve been coming to CTR for a month or a decade. If you’ve decided that CTR is your church home and you’re ready to make a membership commitment, we invite you to take the next step and attend our Membership Class. This class will help you understand Christ The Rock’s mission, vision and values and help you take your next steps as a disciple of Jesus Christ. Questions? Email Cortney or call her at (920) 730-8383.

Watch three videos: “History of Christ the Rock”,  “What is a Christian?” and “Our Mission.” Then scroll down to register for the in-person class.


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