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 Classes | NEW! 2-Day Intensive Class

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 in-person class for all premarital couples. Cost: $70 per couple.

September 23 & 24: Water and snacks will be provided. Bring a sack lunch on Saturday.





The Smart Stepfamily | Next class date TBA

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. The fall class is a 2-day intensive; $25/couple. 

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

Registration closed

Character Development: September – December, 2022 
Fall Groups:
    • Evenings | Mondays, 6:00-8:30 pm; Sept. 12 – Dec. 5 – The Monday class is full.
    • Mornings | Sundays, 10 am – 12:00 pm; Sept. 11 – Dec. 4 – The Sunday class is full.
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 Jerilyn or call 920.730.8383 ext. 368.


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 2023 (Jan. 12 – 14, April 13 – 15,  Sept. 14 – 16), 24 hours of practice with student partner, 12 sessions participating in a Journey group and 9 hours of individual observation. $50 class materials fee. For more information or to apply for the class, email Deb or call 920.730.8383 ext. 345

Pre-requisite for 2023 class: successful completion of Character Development class by December 2022.

Applications for 2023 class are due by October 1. 




Marriage Development | Next Class TBA

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 10-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. $75/couple. 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 Megan or call her at (920) 730-8383 ext. 332.

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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