Men's Ministry Discipling Pastor
phone: ext. 126
Men's Ministry Coordinator
phone: ext. 110
Men's Ministry Administrator
Heartland’s Men’s Ministry operates under the banner of ”Everyman Ministry.”
Everyman Ministry’s vision is to lead every participating man to be a Disciple of Jesus Christ.
Our mission is to create opportunities for men to Gather Together as a community of godly men, to Grow in their knowledge of and relationship with Jesus Christ, and to Go and Serve him by serving others.
Men’s Journey -
Men’s Journey is an opportunity to grow in Christ with other men who face the same life challenges as you. You have two options for taking part in Men’s Journey. We meet every Friday at 6:15 am at Heartland and at 6:30 am at Homer’s Coffee House on 80th Street just west of Metcalf. If you are new to Men’s Journey you should feel free to drop in any Friday. At both locations, we have a “launch group” just for those not yet connected to a group. At Heartland, ask for Tom Walker, and at Homer’s ask for Don Mardock. For more information, contact Tom Walker.
Fall Leaf Rake and Serve Day
9:00am-12:00pm Saturday, December 14th at Hope Center
Men! Join us Saturday, December 14th from 9 to noon for our annual fall leaf rake and service day at the Hope Center. This event will offer dirt-and-denim appeal but also the chance for every man of every skill to enjoy laughter and fellowship while we serve this important mission in our city. We won’t let you go home hungry…so your sign up is required.
Chili Bowl & Watch Party!
5:00pm-6:30pm Saturday, January 18th at Youth Lounge
You won’t to miss our first Men’s event of 2014! For those of you who love cooking (or eating) Chili, we are hosting our first ever Chili Bowl from 5:00-6:30pm in the Dock at Heartland on Saturday, January 18th. Come early for a Basketball Watch Party at 3pm as the Jayhawks take on the Oklahoma State Cowboys for some intense Big XII action, and bring a buddy to participate in a fierce Foosball Tournament during game-time. The evening will wrap up with our Chili Bowl awards ceremony and an update about all the exciting opportunities for men to get involved at Heartland in 2014. Please sign up if you plan to attend, and let us know if you’ll be bringing Chili for the competition.
Upcoming Bible Class—Understanding the Story We Find Ourselves In
Do you ever find yourself feeling lost when you open the Bible? Are you wanting to gain big picture insight and a clearer understanding of God’s overall Story in Scripture? Have you been looking for ways to better understand how God’s Word intersects in your Life in everyday ways? Then The Bible class is for you! At Heartland, we believe that everyone can understand and encounter God through the Bible, and we would like to invite you to join us on Tuesday nights from 6:30-8:00pm at Heartland (January 21-April 22) as Seth Davidson will guide us into an insightful look into God’s Story, Your story, and where these stories intersect through the pages of Scripture. No prior experience with Bible Study required. This particular class is co-ed, and childcare is available for $60 for the 12 week course. Space is limited, so make sure to sign up on-line today.
Tuesday Evening Bible Study – Essential Commandment
Tuesdays 6:30pm-8:00pm at Grow Room 5
Prison Ministry Training Rescheduled! (January 25 & Feb 1)
Saturdays 9:00pm-12:00pm from January 25th to February 1st
There will be a training for all Heartland members and others interested in prison ministry on January 25th and February 1st.The training will be at Heartland and will gofrom 9:00-noon. The purpose will be to inform and prepare God’s people to serve “the least of these” in prison, as written in Matthew 25:40. N2Life, a not-for-profit local charity will provide the training. N2Life provides training for mentors for the prison system. This training will equip you to interact with empathy and proper boundaries with those in prison. Whether you are looking to serve as a mentor, are wanting to grow in skills in sharing your faith, or are just exploring this opportunity, we would love to have you! Space is limited, so please sign up online here.
6-week Up/In/Out Bible Study
Each of the six weekly devotionals begins with a brief reflection. Scripture readings and thought provoking questions are provided for each day. At the end of the week, join other men in small group settings to discuss what God has been saying to you and what you plan to do about it (or use this study in your existing small group of men). New Groups are forming for this 6 week study, so if you’re interested, please sign up below and we’ll get you connected to a group that is right for you.
Justin McRoberts has some great talks. Here they are!
Friday evening “Up”
Saturday morning “In”
Saturday afternoon “Out”
Greg Griffin at Every-Man Friday (November 15th)
6:30am-8:00am Friday, November 15th at Dock
This November’s Everyman Friday event speaker was Greg Griffin. Greg is the Vice President of Character That Counts and Executive Director of TGIW (Teaching God’s Infinite Wisdom) and taught on the topic “Men – Duty versus Delight”. Have you ever considered how you view your relationship to God? Is He a God to be served by dutiful men or does He call us to a “delightful” relationship with Him where God is seen as a treasure? Greg shared insight into these questions and others.
Life’s Healing Choices for Men
Does your life have Hurts, Habits or Hang-ups that might be hindering your relationship with God and those you love? We want you to know that God can move into your life with hope, healing and growth. To begin the healing process you must first admit the need and then allow God in. Life’s Healing Choices wants to help you to make healing choices that will get you “unstuck” and on the path to freedom. We invite you to join this 10 week small group experience of discovery and breakthrough. Life’s Healing Choices 1st group meeting is September 11th at 7pm. Please sign up on site. If unsure just come and meet at the fireplace. This is an anonymous group. If you think this might be for you, please contact Dennis Normile or 913-991-8609.
Hope Center Go-Mow-Grow
Click HERE to register