September through May various classes are offered for children and adults. Children's classes cover a range of subjects: Bible stories, Bible memory, church history, and the fundamental doctrines of the Christian faith. Teens undergo an interactive course on the distinctives of Christianity from a Reformed perspective. Two adult studies are offered.
Sunday School will begin the '15-16 year on September 13, 2015!
The class breakdown is as follows:
Room #1 Grades 5 & 6 (ages 10-11) taught by Mr. Sam Stovall
Room #2 Grades 1 & 2 (ages 6-7) taught by Mrs. Tiffani Hamstra
& Mrs. Cindy Woudenberg
Room #3 Grades 3 &4 (ages 8-9) taught by Mrs. Megan Kuiper
& Mrs. Erin Liston
Room #4 PreK-K (ages 4-5) taught by Mrs. Jamie Tussing
& Mrs. Macy Shafer
Room #5 PreSchool (ages 2-3, potty trained) taught by Miss Emily Ward
& Miss Shannon Stovall
Library-Grades 9& 10 (ages 14-15) taught by Mr. Kelly Moss
Council Room-Grades 7 & 8 (ages 12-13) taught by Mr. Phil Woldt
Sanctuary-Grades 11 & 12 (ages 16 & up) taught by Pastor Grotenhuis
& Tom Riley.This year the older high school members will be following a similar format to that of the adult class. They will applying years of previous study to such topics as apologetics, the relationship of Christ to culture, predestination, suicide, capital punishment, homosexuality, the church and other timely issues.
Fellowship Hall—This year our adult education class will be covering a number of relevant and timely topics. Each topic will cover two to three weeks and will be taught and led by different people at PURC. We will covering such topics as gender issues, church music, women's ministry in the church, addictions, child rearing and discipline, financial stewardship, suffering and the providence of God and other topics. All adults are invited to attend and participate in discussing these timely issues.
2015-16 Adult Education Schedule
October 11, 18, 25—Mormonism (Bill Bowman)
November 1, 8—Women’s Ministry in the Church (Rev. Grotenhuis)
November 15, 22, Dec 6—Addictions (Joe Legander)
November 29—No Sunday School/Thanksgiving
December 13—(currently open)
December 20, 27, Jan 3—Christmas Break
January 10, 17—Money Management/Stewardship (Phil Woldt & Curt Wilson)
January 24, 31, Feb 7, 14—Church Music (Doug Yeo)
February 21, 28, Mar 6—Suffering & the Providence of God (Joel Gross & Carlos Quintero)
March 13, 20, Apr 3—Child Rearing/Discipline (Tom Riley)
March 27—Easter Break
April 10, 17, 24—The Lord’s Day (Louis Rayes)
May 1—No Adult Sunday School
May 8—Mother’s Day Program