Four Steps

Take your next steps towards connection, membership, and service

We want everyone to feel connected at Northwoods. Take your next steps towards membership, connection, and service with the Four Steps classes! These classes will expand your spiritual life, no matter where you are on your journey. Learn the history of Northwoods, our beliefs and values, and even what being a member here means.

We recommend that you take these classes in order, but if you can't then just jump in anywhere.

1: START

1: START

Take the next step on your personal journey with Jesus

Learn the importance of your own spiritual life, including salvation and baptism. Take the Spiritual Health Assessment to determine where you are on your journey and what steps to take next.

2: CONNECT

2: CONNECT

Get to know the people and mission of Northwoods

Appreciate the value of being connected with others in group life. Understand the benefits and expectations of membership. Explore classes, groups, and experiences at Northwoods.

3: DISCOVER

3: DISCOVER

Identify your gifts and explore God's purpose for you

Enjoy a Spiritual Gifts Assessment that will reveal the specific spiritual gift God has given to you. Plus, put together your S.H.A.P.E. profile and recognize how and what God designed you for!

4: SERVE

4: SERVE

Live out your purpose and make a difference for others

Affirm the commitments of Dream Team members. Meet ministry leaders and discuss serving opportunities that fit your S.H.A.P.E. Get ready for your membership Connection Meeting.

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1: START

Take the next step on your personal journey with Jesus

Learn the importance of your own spiritual life, including salvation and baptism. Take the Spiritual Health Assessment to determine where you are on your journey and what steps to take next.

Connect2

2: CONNECT

Get to know the people and mission of Northwoods

Appreciate the value of being connected with others in group life. Understand the benefits and expectations of membership. Explore classes, groups, and experiences at Northwoods.

Discover2

3: DISCOVER

Identify your gifts and explore God's purpose for you

Enjoy a Spiritual Gifts Assessment that will reveal the specific spiritual gift God has given to you. Plus, put together your S.H.A.P.E. profile and recognize how and what God designed you for!

Serve2

4: SERVE

Live out your purpose and make a difference for others

Affirm the commitments of Dream Team members. Meet ministry leaders and discuss serving opportunities that fit your S.H.A.P.E. Get ready for your membership Connection Meeting.

Online Classes

If you can't make it to a campus or attend online, take the Four Steps online! Click the button to go to the online class portal.

Upcoming Events

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Meet the Team

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Ashley Freytag
Small Groups Administrative Associate
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Josh Kiefer