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MSM PROPEL 8TH GRADE DINNER // FRIDAY JULY 28 :: 6:30PM

June 21st - July 27th, 2017

PROPEL 8TH GRADE DINNER // FRIDAY JULY 28 :: 6:30PM

All 8th grade students and parents will join in the Teen Center on Friday July 28th starting @ 6:30PM for dinner and a special time as we remember our 8th graders and the time they have had in MSM Middle School Ministries. We will have some fun and share some special memories from leaders and parents as we PROPEL our 8th students into a new journey of High School.

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International Teen Talent

August 3rd - August 4th, 2017

$35

All students that are advancing to International Teen Talent, are invited to compete with us at Lee University in Cleveland, TN on August 3-4!

We will leave from Park West early Thursday morning, stay the night in Cleveland, compete on Friday, and return late Friday night.

The cost is $35 per person. This covers transportation and lodging. Students will need to bring money with them for all meals and snacks.

Please register by July 30 to secure your spot.

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Belonging Seminar - August 6, 2017

August 6th, 2017

If you are new to the Park West Church family you are invited to join us for our next Belonging Seminar in the church café! Join us for this special night as leaders share their vision for the church with you and help you get connected! Our goal is for you to feel a sense of BELONGING as we share our purpose, values, history, and our vision for the future. You will learn more about our leadership and how we operate, be given the opportunity to become a member of Park West Church, and explore the many ways to get involved in ministry.

Childcare will be available.

We can’t wait to see you there!

  • What Belonging to Park West Church looks like.
  • What we Believe at Park West Church.
  • How to get connected at Park West Church.
  • Giving at Park West Church.

This seminar meets quarterly and is a prerequisite to church membership. Membership is not required once the seminar is completed.

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Next Steps Class for New Believers - Larry Winters

August 9th - August 30th, 2017

Receiving Jesus is the most important decision a person can ever make; it’s the beginning of a lifetime following Christ. If you’ve recently prayed to receive Jesus, we have some focused next steps for you. These steps will offer you informational directions, and you'll also have the opportunity to build relationships with other new believers.

Water Baptism

Water baptism is an opportunity for you to publicly share your decision to follow Jesus. Now that you've accepted Him, we'd love to celebrate with you at our next baptism event!

Freedom Basics

We know you might have a lot of questions, but you don't have to search for answers alone. That's where Freedom Basics comes in! This four-part class is designed to provide relevant answers to your questions about your new life in Christ.

We'll cover many questions and topics such as:

• What does it mean to be a Christian?

• How can I live free from my past?

• What do I do now?

In addition, you'll hear about many of Park West ministries and about how you can continue to grow.

Groups

Whether you are looking for a place to meet new friends, connect to a mentor, grow spiritually, or serve your community, there's a PWC Small Group for you!

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ACTS 29 Part 2 Adult Wednesday SmalllGroup - August

August 9th - August 23rd, 2017

Acts29 PART 2

Are you ready to create the next chapter of Acts? The story of Acts hasn't ended. It's a book about evangelism, but more than 90 percent of churchgoers don't feel prepared to share their faith. Are you one of them? God has chosen you to write the remaining chapters of Acts with the words and actions of your life.

Taught by: John Unthank - C125 - 3 Week Class - 75 spots available - Wednesdays at 6:30pm - August 9 - 23

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Greater Works Shall We Do - Charlotte Fawver

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

Jesus said in John 14:12, “Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do; because I go unto my Father.”

These Words of Jesus are Truth.

Let us approach the Word of God exploring by the leading of the Holy Spirit in how to walk in these greater works. Certainly, Jesus ministered in the miraculous. Is this something that the church should be walking in too? The answer is “yes”.

Come with us and see.

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Your Best US - Brad & Kerri Sagraves

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

Every couple is different, but small changes in marital habits can lead to less moments of awful and more moments of awesome! We will look at 4 easy to understand habits that will help you become Your Best US, starting with “Have Serious Fun”. The goal is not some cookie cutter stereotype, but simply you and your spouse becoming your best US, however that looks for you!

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Parenting a New Generation - Pastors John & Jeremy Unthank

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

A Tool for Parents and Student Pastors to Understand and Lead Today's Students

The world is changing, and so are today's teens. Any parents who feels unequipped to raise a teenager in today's world, and any student pastor who has ever felt overwhelmed with the alarming statistics, both know parenting and leading this generation can be challenging.

Both need help. Both need a plan. Both need each other. In this study, Chap Clark (Ph.d) articulates the problem with humor and fresh insight in a way you have never heard, and gives practical solutions that will change how you relate to this generation. Whether you work with teenagers or live with them, this DVD-based study will encourage you, challenge you and better equip you to raise healthy adults in today's world-something that is not only possible, but within your reach.

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Guardrails - Stan & Nancy Pippin

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

[Guardrails: a system designed to keep vehicles from straying into dangerous or off-limit areas.]

They're everywhere, but they don't really get much attention . . . until somebody hits one. And then, more often than not, it is a lifesaver. Ever wonder what it would be like to have guardrails in other areas of your life—areas where culture baits you to the edge of disaster and then chastises you when you step across the line? Your friendships. Your finances. Your marriage.

Maybe your greatest regret could have been avoided if you had established guardrails. In this study, Andy Stanley will challenge us to stop flirting with disaster and establish some personal guardrails.

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Teach us to Want - Kenya Stafford

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

THIS IS A LADIES ONLY BIBLE STUDY

We all want things: certain relationships, just the right job, affirmation from others, a life full of passion and purpose. Contemporary culture says to go after desire, pursue your “I want” list ruthlessly. Christianity seems to send a different message: Wanting is sinful and selfish. Faith is about obedience and sacrifice.

How do we reconcile the longings in our hearts with the God we're called to follow?

In these 12 sessions, based on the book Teach Us to Want: Longing, Ambition and the Life of Faith, author and Bible teacher Jen Pollock Michel takes women on a brave journey through their many desires, longings, and ambitions. Featuring real-life stories of women wrestling with their desires—Jen offers insight from her own life, dives deep into Scripture and asks what it means to desire as a Christian:

• Is it true that the hardest, least desirable choice is the most obviously holy?

• Is it true that personal desire must never be trusted?

Jen will show biblically how it's not only OK to name and voice our desires—it's actually holy to. When we freely let God know our desires and allow them to be informed by Scripture and re-formed by our spiritual practices, we'll discover a God more loving and generous than we can ever imagine.

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PWC Fall Small Group (on-site) - Trust, Read, Walk - Lucy Wetherington

August 30th - November 29th, 2017

Practical Bible Study For Every Christian

Whether you are a brand new christian or you have been a christian for years, this Bible Study will give you:

  • a fresh approach to God's word & explanation of it's structure

  • ways to prepare your soul to receive the Holy Spirit as your teacher

  • practical tools for personal transformation & growth

  • present a few Bible study helps that you can use for the rest of your life