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Courses are uniquely designed to equip you with practical tools to grow in your relationship with God and others. Whether joining a course individually or in a new or existing group, there’s a space for you to connect and grow.

Select a course from the list below to learn more. Can’t find what you’re looking for? Check out our FAQ section or get in touch with our team here.


Rooted is a 10-week small group experience designed to connect you to God, the church, and your purpose. Together, in a group of 10-15 people from all walks of life, you’ll explore the Bible, engage in prayer and serve experiences, share stories, and practice rhythms essential to a healthy spiritual life. Rooted is available 3 times a year, in January, April, and September.

The next session of Rooted kicks off the week of Jan 14

Deep Dive

Led by our teaching team, Deep Dive includes three distinct courses, all eight weeks in length,  to equip you to study God’s word and deepen your practice of faith. Dates will be listed by each course as they come available. All courses are now available in video-on-demand format for Life Groups! Email our team to learn more.

Story of God

Running through Women’s ministry this winter!
January 10 – February 28

During the Story of God, you’ll discover there is no greater hero, no greater conflict, no greater rescue, and no greater ending than what you’ll find in the unfolding story of God.

The Image of God

Led by Ines Franklin and Steve Bang Lee, this course explores the scriptural meaning and application of God’s Image being reflected in every person. From the vulnerable, marginalized, and the unborn, join us as we learn how God’s heart compels us to love and care for the whole of His creation. All weeks will be taught live and also available via a live look-in for online participants.

Theology and The Mission of God

Theology and The Mission of God is a group-discipleship experience designed to lead people out of their comfort zones and into a deeper spiritual maturity through the study and application of core doctrines for the global Church. 

Intentional Parenting

January 10 – February 7

No matter how good their intentions, all parents at times resort to quick-fix parenting to try and stop a kid’s negative or annoying behavior. Quick-fix parenting may temporarily ease a parent’s stress level, but it does little to positively impact a child’s future. In this five-week course, we will discover solid biblical principles, which applied over time, actually result in less-stressed parents and happier, better-adjusted, and more successful kids

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality

In this eight-week course, you will directly address the reality that emotional maturity and spiritual maturity are inseparable. It will equip you to develop a personal, first-hand relationship with Jesus by incorporating stillness, silence, and Scripture as daily life rhythms.

Emotionally Healthy Relationships

If you have people in your life, you have relationships and we all need practical tools to actually live out the Bible’s teaching to love well. This nine-week course equips you with 8 practical skills to love others well as mature followers of Jesus.

Join us on Mondays, January 22 – March 18!

How to Study the Bible: Skills for Life (A Women’s Course with Kaye Geiger)

Want to spend time in the Bible, but not sure where to start? Through this 6-week women’s course led by Kaye Geiger, you will learn practical Bible study skills to help you grow in your understanding and application of God’s Word. No previous knowledge is needed—this course is for every woman who wants to gain everyday skills for a lifetime of enjoying the Bible!

Spring 2024

A special weekend course is also being offered for 8th-12th grade this spring, March 8-11. Learn more

The Pre-Marriage Course

The Pre-Marriage Course is a series of five sessions to help seriously dating, engaged couples or those exploring the possibility of marriage, build strong foundations for their future together. Every session includes dinner, a practical talk, and a time for discussion between just you and your partner. The course is based on Christian principles but designed for all couples with or without a church background.

Join us on Wednesdays, February 21 – March 20!

The Marriage Course

The Marriage Course is a seven-week course for couples who are seeking to strengthen their relationship. Some couples do the course to intentionally invest in their relationship, others are looking to address more specific challenges. Either way, the course offers essential tools and practical ideas to help you build a relationship that lasts a lifetime.

Freed Up

Living With God’s Wisdom in Finances

Freed Up

Financial issues are often a major obstacle on our journeys to be the people that God wants us to be. Learn what God has to say about money and apply it to your life today. You will learn how to create a working budget, reduce consumer debt, assess your net worth, and save for long-term goals. Other individuals and families will share stories of their own financial journeys and lessons learned along the way during table discussions.

 Spring 2024

How We Love

How We Love is an in-depth, group-oriented, eight-week course designed around video content, discussion, and skill-building. The How We Love Course will help you understand your love style in your marriage or dating relationship, or discover what went wrong in your previous relationships so that you don’t repeat the same patterns.

January 2024


This 10 week group-oriented, bible-driven course, enables men to redefine relational intimacy and break down barriers like pornography and sexual dependency that so often cause isolation and loneliness.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a recommended track or sequence for courses? While there isn’t a specific sequence we do recommend participating in Rooted and our Deep Dive Courses first if you are able as they help lay a solid foundation for all other courses.

Will I be placed in a group at a course or can I attend as an individual? It depends on the Course. While some have group options available you are not required to be in an existing group to join any course!

Can my existing Life Group attend a course together? Absolutely! Courses provide a great opportunity for Life Groups to grow together.

The course I’d like to attend doesn’t have a date listed. Why is that? If the course you’re looking for doesn’t have a date provided that just means it hasn’t been scheduled yet. Contact our team to learn more.

Upcoming Classes/Courses

  • Rooted

    Weekly: Sundays at 1:00 PM @ Mission Viejo
  • Rooted

    Weekly: Tuesdays at 6:30 PM @ Mission Viejo
  • Anchored Men’s Group

    • 1/22/2024 6:30 PM
    • 1/29/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/5/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/12/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/19/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/26/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/4/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/11/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/18/2024 6:30 PM
    @ Irvine
  • Emotionally Healthy Relationships

    • 1/22/2024 6:30 PM
    • 1/29/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/5/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/12/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/19/2024 6:30 PM
    • 2/26/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/4/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/11/2024 6:30 PM
    • 3/18/2024 6:30 PM
    @ Irvine
  • The Pre-Marriage Course

    Weekly: Wednesdays at 6:30 PM @ Irvine
  • How We Love

    • 3/25/2024 6:30 PM
    • 4/1/2024 6:30 PM
    • 4/8/2024 6:30 PM
    • 4/15/2024 6:30 PM
    • 4/22/2024 6:30 PM
    • 4/29/2024 6:30 PM
    • 5/6/2024 6:30 PM
    • 5/13/2024 6:30 PM
    • 5/20/2024 6:30 PM
    @ Irvine
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