Grief Workshop Starts January 12th
By John Montgomery, Dwell Grief Ministry
Beginning January 12th, the Dwell Grief Ministry will offer a workshop called “Navigating your Grief” at the Main Campus Cafe, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. This is a 10-week workshop designed to support, educate, and equip those who are grieving the death of a loved one.
After a funeral when family and friends have moved on, navigating through the emotions of grief can be very lonely and isolating…
Dwell Offers Survey of the Bible This Winter
In January Dwell will be offering the class, Survey of the Bible, taught by John Cleary. John answers some questions about the class, and shares why you should consider taking it:
What is Survey of the Bible?
John: Survey of the Bible? Snooze alert--why even consider it? Our familiarity with the Bible may not necessarily bring satisfaction, delight, or daily usefulness. You are familiar with a soccer ball—but that doesn't mean you really enjoy…
State of the Church Meeting Gives Big Picture
It’s almost time to come together for the annual State of the Church meeting, Friday, January 14th at 7:30 pm. The event gathers people from all ages and ministries to discuss the successes and challenges facing Dwell. Plan on setting aside this evening to see how God wants to engage you with the work He has for Dwell in 2022.
At the State of the Church meeting, Dwell elders will discuss the big picture, allowing people to see beyond their particular circle…
Meet Dwell Staff Member Ryan Hall
By Dwell Operations Division Coordinator Steve Bauer
Our Central Teachings and many key church events require intensive support before, during, and after each meeting. One area that carries a key role in ensuring excellence in what we seek to do for God’s kingdom is Sound & Light, headed by Ryan Hall. Ryan came to work for Dwell in the midst of the pandemic in August 2020. His solid background in all-things-audio was obvious, but we didn’t fully realize…
High Schoolers Sample What's Next at College Connection
Dwell’s College Connection event is coming up in a few weeks, giving high school juniors and seniors a taste of Dwell’s college ministry. It can be a critical experience for students who are making significant decisions about their future.
The transition from high school to college is a time many Christian students abandon their involvement in Christian fellowship. College Connection works to give them a vision for following God during their college years and…
Dwell Hosts Prison Ministry Seminar
On Saturday, November 6th Dwell will welcome Dr. Scott Larson, leading a seminar that morning on prison ministry. Larson is a widely respected authority on the subject, and will speak on "Engaging The Justice System Effectively and Biblically."
The event is designed to prepare people for prison ministry, but is open to those just interested in learning more. It runs from 9:00 am-noon at the Dwell Warehouse (600 E. Oakland Park Ave.) and is free, but…
Navigating Holiday Grief Workshop
By Dwell Grief Ministry Coordinator John Montgomery
The end-of-year holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Eve) can be the most wonderful, joyous, and hopeful times of the year. But many times it is our family and friends who give the holidays special meaning. So after the death of a loved one, holiday celebrations can go from joyous occasions to tedious events that must be survived.
But there is hope! The Dwell Grief Ministry will provide a…
Dwell's Redesigned Teaching Archive
One of the most useful resources on Dwell’s website is its Bible teaching archive, offering audio, video, PowerPoints, and other options for thousands of past teachings. As always, you can reach the site through the website or you can go directly from teachings.dwellcc.org.
The teachings archive draws 1000-2000 visits a day--nearly a half-million in a year. They're not just from Dwell but from across the United States and from around the world, using it to…
Dwell Offering "Reasons to Believe" Class
How do you resolve questions about the problem of evil, how God and science can coexist, and how God is portrayed in the Old Testament?
This fall Dwell is offering a 5-week apologetics class, “Reasons to Believe,” looking at these questions and how they can be answered, but, beyond that, how those answers can lead to more confidence in Biblical Christianity.
Doug O’Malley is teaching it. He says these topics are explored in Dwell’s Leadership…
Next Dwell Parenting Meeting October 13th
Dwell's next Parenting Meeting is Wednesday, October 13th, and features Chris Risley teaching on "How to Raise an Adult." The meeting is 9:30 am in the Main Campus Café, with limited childcare. Chris answers a few questions about the topic:
What will you be covering?
Secular books like How to Raise an Adult and The Coddling of the American Mind are sounding the alarm that college-aged adults are not actually functional adults. They…