Growth & Training

Part of being a follower of Christ is learning how to serve Christ. To help with this we offer training courses and resources to equip people to do ministry themselves. 

moving forward

The Course

of Your Life

All Christians are called to be disciple-makers. God has rescued us and brought us into His Kingdom where He has chosen to use His people to help others move forward in Christ.

The purpose of this course is help believers develop the conviction and the competency to help other people take one step forward towards Christ. We run this course periodically through the year, so click below to sign up and we will be in touch regarding the details of the next course. 

Helpful Resources

One Year New Testament

The ESV Daily Devotional New Testament is a great tool for reading through the New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs in a year. This is a great resource for your own spiritual growth, and also for introducing other people to the Bible. This book is a helpful gift to give someone who is curious about reading Scripture. You can buy this devotional here, or go to Parkside’s website and read an online version here

New City Catechism

The New City Catechism is a great tool for individuals and families to grow in their faith. The New City Catechism is a joint adult and children’s catechism consisting of 52 questions and answers adapted by Timothy Keller and Sam Shammas from the Reformation catechisms. Click here to start going through the catechism. 

The Thing Is by Tony Payne

In this short book Tony Payne (author of The Course of Your Life) seeks to show what the Bible has to say about the ultimate purpose for our lives. This book is a great introduction to the ideas we go over in The Course of Your Life. You can find it here.