NCFC desires strongly to develop disciples of Christ who are challenged, transformed and equipped. We offer a variety of classes to help you go deeper in your relationship with Christ and grow closer to Him.
Alpha is an opportunity for anyone to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed setting over ten thought-provoking weekly sessions, with a day or weekend away.
Prerequisite: A desire to learn more about Christianity
The Survival Kit course is designed to help new and growing Christians understand and deal with the conflicts between their old and new patterns of thoughts and habits. It helps believers develop a regular pattern of quiet time, prayer, Bible study and Scripture memorization.
Prerequisite: A personal relationship with Jesus and a desire to grow. Optional: Alpha Course
Experiencing God is for believers who want to develop a more intimate relationship with God. By learning to understand the importance of His timing and how to respond obediently, believers will experience a fresh and exciting spiritual walk.
Prerequisite: Completion of Survival Kit
This one day course covers the basics of NCFC's church history and its founding principles. If you are interested in becoming more involved at NCFC and want to become an official member, this course is a great opportunity to find out about opportunities to serve and discover your spiritual gifts. Membership is required to serve as a teacher or a leader at NCFC.
Prerequisite: Completion of Survival Kit
MasterLife I: The Disciple's Cross
The Disciple's Cross helps you experience life in Christ through six biblical disciplines: spending time with God, living in the Word, praying in faith, fellowshipping with other believers, witnessing to the world and ministering to others.
Prerequisite: Completion of the Membership Class
MasterLife II: The Disciple's Personality
The Disciple's Personality helps Christians experience life in the spirit and gain victory in their personal lives. In this course, disciples will learn how to share their personal testimonies. Topics include: doing God's will, renewing the mind, mastering the emotions, presenting the body and being filled with the spirit.
Prerequisite: MasterLife I
MasterLife III: The Disciple's Victory
The Disciple's Victory helps Christians gain victory over the world, the flesh and the devil. This course helps believers develop their prayer lives and gain skills in using God's Word. A prayer retreat follows this course in which disciples experience God directing their future.
Prerequisite: MasterLife II
MasterLife IV: The Disciple's Mission
The Disciple's Mission completes the MasterLife series. This course helps Christians understand how to be on mission with God and to help others develop growing relationships with Christ. Topics include: righting wrong relationships, witnessing through relationships, nurturing new Christians, maturing as a disciple, making disciples and developing co-laborers with a kingdom perspective.
Prerequisite: MasterLife III and an invitation from the instructor
For those who are ready and willing to make a public declaration of faith to the community of believers at NCFC, this class is the Prerequisite for Baptism. The class will cover the biblical basis of Baptism and why we at NCFC believe and practice the submersion style of baptism. All attendees will be encouraged to share testimonies of their conversion and the power of God displayed in their lives.
Prerequisite: Acceptance of Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord
Crown Financial Course
The Crown Financial Course is an in-depth study of what Scripture teaches about money and possessions, equipping you to learn, apply, and teach God's financial principles so you may know Christ more intimately, be free to serve Him and help fund the Great Commission.
Prerequisite: Membership Class
Baby Dedication Class
This class is for parents who would like to dedicate their baby, as a child of God, to the Lord. The actual ceremony takes place during a Sunday service symbolizing the congregation's affirmation of the baby as a child of God and a declaration of the parents to the congregation that their child will be reared in a Godly manner. The class will discuss the biblical basis for raising a Godly child.
Prerequisite: Parents who have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ
Marriage Enrichment Class
This Marriage Course is designed to build, strengthen, and even mend marriages. It helps married couples learn practical tools to build a strong and healthy marriage. Over eight evenings, couples have the chance to discuss important issues often ignored in the rush of daily life.
Prerequisite: Married couples who desire a closer relationship