LifeCare

Welcome to our new home group ministry!

These classes will be launching September 9th!
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Childcare is available for life groups held on church grounds.  The nursery is located in the Annex and is open to ages 1 to 3yrs

Lead By: Nellie Kowalski Type of Group: Women’s Group: Location: AGCC South Chapel Classroom When: Sundays at 6:30PM Contact:(956)534-6543

Class Description: You too are a lioness! In Lioness Arising, author and speaker Lisa Bevere offers the life and image of the lioness as a fierce and tender model for women. Revealing the surprising characteristics of this amazing creature, Lisa challenges women to discover fresh passion, prowess, and purpose. Curriculum Includes: 8 Video Sessions on 3 DVDs (30 minutes each), 8 Audio Sessions on 4 CDs (30 minutes each), Lioness Arising Hardcover Book, Safari Guide & Promotional Materials.  AGCC South side Chapel Classroom

Lead by: Pastor Joanna and Jeff Walker
Type of Group: Couples
Location: N 19th St. McAllen TX
When: Sunday 6:30pm
Contact: (956)534-4554 7600

Class Description: Volume one and Volume Two of the Growing a Strong Marriage series covers the biblical foundations of marriage. Over several weeks of study, couples will learn from candid interviews with famous Christian authors and leaders such as John and Stasi Eldredge, Gary and Lisa Thomas, Art and Lysa TerKeurst, Chip and Theresa Ingram, Gordon and Gail MacDonald, and Les and Leslie Parrott. Volumes one and two cover the biblical foundations of marriage. Session titles: How We Met, Moving into Oneness, Identity in Christ, Paths to Christ in Marriage, Communication, Communication 2 – Listening Well, When Conflict Grows and Remains, and Remarriage. This unique video study series on growing a stronger marriage is a great starting point for couples as they pursue deeper communication and understanding with one another. Through videos, discussion with other couples, and Bible study, this resource will help men and women become rooted and grounded together in Christ and committed to each other.
Lead by: Pedro & Amanda Hernandez
Type Of Group: Men & Women Welcomes
Location: AGCC Annex / Downstairs / Rm. 7
When: Sundays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)393-8098

Class Description: Discover what it means to think from God’s perspective and how to embrace this as your new normal demonstration of the Christian life. In this dynamic curriculum, Pastor Bill Johnson delivers eight powerful and practical teaching sessions, revealing how you were designed to bring heaven to Earth and how it all begins with your thought life. Included in this kit:

Materials:A DVD Study with leader’s guide, Study Guide, Supernatural Power of a Transformed Mind book.

Lead By: Pastors Jim & Joyce Vinita
Type Of Group: Men & Women
Location: 4121 Lebanon Lane, Edinburg, TX
When: Sundays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)343-8582

Class Description:
Based on Max Lucado’s book, this six-week campaign encourages your church to trust God in troubling times. Church participants can receive real help in the midst of their trials and real hope is offered to those who will experience struggles in the future. Take your church on an exploration of the story of Joseph and the truth of Genesis 50:20; What Satan intends for evil, God redeems for good. The campaign kit includes one book, one study book, one DVD, a Getting Started Guide, and access to the website with all of the sermon resources and promotional materials you’ll need to successfully launch and sustain your church campaign.

Lead by: Alfredo & Janie Soto
Type Of Group: Men & Women
Location: AGCC Office Conference Room
When: Sundays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)518-0950 (956)457-0333

You can live without chains! Move from bondage to victorious, sanctified living! The Bible warns that all Christians will
struggle against the world, the flesh, and the devil. The Bondage Breaker ™ DVD Experience reveals the nature of mental,
emotional, and spiritual conflict that we encounter. Learn what it means to be a child of God and how knowing your
identity and position in Christ will set you free. A special concluding session walks you through the "Steps to Freedom in
Christ," a life-changing process of confession and repentance. A helpful leader's guide is included for group use. The
Bondage Breaker™ Interactive Workbook can be purchased separately to help you apply the lessons in personal ways

Lead by: Norma Belmarez
Type Of Group: Men & Women
Location: 1301 State Ave. San Juan, TX
When: Sundays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)624-8095

In this six-week study, based off the bestselling book, NYT bestselling author and Pastor Jentezen Franklin shares his own
story of personal pain and shows us how to find the strength, courage, and motivation to overcome betrayal, heartache,
and relational disappointment. This kit includes a copy of the book, a DVD with an in-depth video for each session, a
participant's guide to take each member deeper into biblical truth. Discover answers to difficult questions such as Why
should I trust again? and How can I ever really forgive? as you discover the tools and inspiration you need to see hope,
receive healing, work through your wounds, repair damaged relationships, and learn to love as if you’ve never been hurt.

Lead by: Patty Obst & Diane Treviño
Type Of Group: Men & Women
Location: 904 N Boston College Rd. Edinburg
When: Mondays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)330-6226 (956)638-8862

Class Description:
The Word of God has the answer you’re looking for: God wants you well! In the God Wants You Well Package, Andrew reveals how to receive healing through faith in what God has already provided. And with the six volumes of Healing Journeys, you can envision your healing taking place, just like it did for others. Through Bible-based teaching and real-life stories of healing, you will discover God’s heart to make you whole. Expect to be set free from trying to earn your health and learn to depend on God’s unconditional love to receive your breakthrough.

Lead by: Hector & Adaleni Salazar
Type Of Group: Men & Women
Location: 1925 N Cesar Chavez Rd. San Juan
When: Fridays at 6:30pm
Contact: (956)739-0350 (956)533-1962

Class Description: All of us were meant for more, extraordinarily created and intended for a life that is anything but ordinary. In this curriculum, John Bevere presents a compelling and deeply inspiring case straight from Scripture that will position you to step into the unknown and embrace the divine empowerment. These twelve sessions are the road-map to your journey of transformation. The power to live an exceptional life is not defined by your family, education, or occupation; it’s a disposition of the heart. You are marked for a life that far surpasses the usual definitions of success of fulfillment.  Begin becoming extraordinary today.

Lead By: Larissa Marcelino & Maggie Ojeda
Type Of Group: Young Adults, 19-29 years
Location: AGCC Annex, Upstairs, Room C
When: Sundays at 6:30
Contact: (956)599-4203 (956)369-0608

Class Description: Follow the journey of Eric Nelson, a man leading a compartmentalized triple life as a pleasure-seeking rebel, a cutthroat corporate executive, and a nominal Christian. But when confronted with a near death experience, Eric embarks on a spiritual journey that transforms his commitment to Jesus Christ and tests the faith of his friends and family. Based on the engaging approach of Kyle Idleman, this 6-week cinematic small group study examines what it means to deny one’s self and truly follow Jesus. In the Not a Fan Small Group Box Kit you'll find: six 30-minute lessons of cinematic story telling on 2 DVDs, easy-to-follow Leader's Guide for facilitating your small group gathering, 42-day Follower's Journal designed to assist in your journey from fan to follower, One Free Not a Fan Wristband. Wristbands and journals may be purchased by attendees if desired.

Lead By: Youth Pastors, Simeon & Lisa Finley
Type Of Group:
Men And Women
Location: AGCC Annex Upstairs Rm B
When:
Sunday at 6:30pm
Contact: 
(956)309-6700 (956)563-0467

Class Description: This five-week study combines powerful movie clips and relevant scripture to help teens deal with issues like peer
pressure, divorce, self-injury and many more topics our youth are faced with today. Kit Includes: Leader's Guide and CD
with customizable lessons, PowerPoint slides and teaching materials, DVD with movie clips and five video lessons featuring
To Save A Life with screenwriter and youth pastor, Jim Britts, and Small Group DVD Curriculum & Student Guide.

Lead By: Dennis & Debbie Bentley
Type of Group:
Children, 5-12yrs
Location: AGCC Gym | Veggie Connection Rooms 1 & 2
When:
Sunday at 6:30pm
Contact: 
(956)322-1670 (956)330-4355

Class Description: 
Help children ages 2 to 12 experience God's incredible promises in His Word! Based on Promises from God: Unshakable Hope for Kids, this children's curriculum includes 12 complete lessons for preschoolers, early elementary students, and later elementary students, all formatted around relatable Scripture references, memory verses, and Bible themes. Each
lesson plan includes the following for each age group: 12 lesson plans (a total of 36 lessons), Activity pages, Skit scripts, Take-home parent pages, Leader's guide. This curriculum will provide children's leaders with everything they need for 12
complete lessons for each age level that correspond with the Unshakable Hope church campaign.