Presentations are available for your church or organization through Full Course Ministries for a wide variety of topics and can be tailored to large groups, small groups and classroom settings. All presentations and facilitation services of classes or seminars are provided as a free service of FCM. Where significant amounts of materials are provided via copies or purchased materials, FCM will charge enough to cover the cost of materials. As our donations provide, we may offer scholarships to cover the cost of materials for participants that are unable to do so. Donations to FCM are tax-deductible.
Financial Planning Presentations
The Single Most Important Concept on Money: (1-hour) This one hour seminar will really get you thinking about every single choice you make on spending and saving money. A life-view concept is presented to help individual see why they must manage their money. No cost to participants.
Introduction to Financial Planning: (2-hour) This seminar is a good start to getting folks thinking about financial planning and includes Biblical references to explain why this is important for Christians to do.
This seminar is a great way to kick-off or introduce a Biblical Finance small group study or Sunday School series. No cost to participants.
Overcoming the Enemies of Your Financial Success:
This package includes eight weekly sessions of 5-10 minutes each that have been successfully used during the offering time at the Sunday Worship service. Includes a Power Point for viewing and has included skits to emphasize key points. Handouts could be done in the absence of a projector/computer. No cost to participants.
Toolkit for Overcoming the Enemies of your Financial Success:
This package includes eight weekly sessions of 5 -10 minutes each that have been successfully used during the offering time at the Sunday Worship service. This is a sequel to the first eight weeks “Overcoming the Enemies of Your Financial Success. Includes a Power Point for viewing and has included skits to emphasize key points. Handouts could be done in the absence of a projector/computer. No cost to participants.
Recognizing and Overcoming the Enemies of Your Financial Success:
(1 hour) or (2 hour) Depending on level of detail in the content, the seminar could be one or two hours in length. Eight Biblical principles are presented and explained with information and suggestions on how individuals can begin to recognize and to overcome the ‘enemies’ of their financial success. This seminar could be split into Part 1 and Part 2 with one hour each session. A 2-hour time frame is recommended for the participants to comprehend the materials.
Adoption Planning and Your Finances
(1.5 hour) This session is tailored to the interest needs of parents in the process of adoption. The materials include the basics of financial planning, tax considerations of adoption, and saving for college.
No cost to participants.
Specialized Classes and Sessions:
Educational materials and Biblical principles can be combined in a variety of formats to meet the needs of the individuals and the organizations purposes. No cost to participants
Examples of specialized classes provided by Full Course Ministries:
One hour break-out sessions as part of a more comprehensive event.
Sessions tailored to Women.
Sessions tailored to Men who are in an addiction recovery program.
Sessions tailored to International Students
Small Group Studies –Biblical Finance
Crown Financial Biblical Financial Study (10 week): This is a great class for church members. It requires active participation in class and assignments to work on during the week. This program is similar to a discipleship training course and is designed for the persons who are serious about making changes in their financial life as a believer. This is structured for a small group setting and requires a minimum of 1 hour and 30 minutes for the program. This program provides reading material, workbooks and a CD of tools and resources for the participant. There is a small cost for the purchase of the participant material.
The 10-week Crown Financial Biblical Study material is available for all age groups: adults, college, teens, juniors, and beginners and makes this a wonderful program to use throughout the entire church at the same time. This provides families the opportunity to learn money management together.
Managing Our Finances God’s Way – SaddleBack Church Program – (6-week) Great program for persons interested in doing better with their finances and looking for guidance from God’s Word regarding Money. This program provides a workbook and a CD of tools and resources for the participant. There is a small cost for the purchase of the participant materials.
Discovering God’s Way of Handling Money: (8-week) Video series and facilitated discussion. This program requires 1 hour for each session and participation or assignments during the week is optional to the participants. FCM has used this material at churches during the weekly evening services for adults and also during the Sunday school hour with excellent results. This is a great program for all adults. When FCM facilitates this class, we provide additional materials, tools and resources as appropriate to supplement the program materials. There is a minimal charge for purchase of participant materials.
Health and Wellness Presentations
Health and Wellness Seminars
General Nutrition Topics for 1- hour sessions
Food Labels – How to read them and what you need to look for.
How foods affect the body – The importance of body PH
Exercise and how to get started
Processed foods, Organic vs. Non Organic
Applying Biblical Principles to Diet and Weight Loss
Weight Management Class
Class for Health and Wellness: (10 Weeks) This program is designed to take the participant through 10 weeks of learning and making choices based on the lessons each week. The participants will build a personalized plan that is unique to them and their lifestyle and needs. This is not a diet but a lifestyle plan that they can live with for the rest of their life.
The FCM program will give the participants the knowledge, tools and resources to make the changes that will be life changing for them in regard to their overall health and wellness. Participants will begin to lose weight during the 10 weeks and a ‘biggest loser’ contest is optional for all participants.
Past participants have lowered their weight, started exercising, dropped one to two percentage points in their BMI, lowered their blood pressure, and feel better overall.
1.5 hour class includes a discussion on applying Biblical principles and truths to Health and Wellness
Comments from participants:
Church Pastoral and Evangelism Services
Interim pastoral services: This service is provided on a limited basis and as our FCM volunteers are available. John and Laura Watts will visit with a church for one-time or for a length of up to one year or more as needed to assist the church through transitions and rebuilding.
Preaching Services: FCM will provide one-time service or multiple services as requested.
Teaching Services: FCM offers teaching services on a one-time or for a series of sessions as requested. FCM volunteers are well-experienced teachers of all age groups. FCM can provide a topic or the organization can provide the topic to FCM for consideration.
Bible Study Leader and Facilitator: FCM will help you get a Bible Study or Small group started in your church. FCM will work with potential leaders to train and equip them to lead a group when FCM transitions out from the group.
Evangelism Services: FCM will help your church in planning for evangelism outreach to your community. We will provide training to your members on how to reach others for Christ for the special event of services as appropriate.
One-time events: FCM will help your church organize and do a one-time event that is aimed at introducing your church to the community and introducing the community to Jesus. We will work with your folks to make sure all the important details and logistics of the event are covered as well as give you information that you can use in soliciting donations for your event for local businesses. No charge for these services.
Ideas for events: Back to School Bash
Cookouts and Picnics
Special Youth Events
Personal and Professional Development Conference
Training on How to Witness and Share Your Faith:
FCM will provide a one-time session or a series of sessions to show and teach people how to share the Love of God to others. No charge for these services.
Revival Services: FCM will provide a speaker for your revival services upon request. Donations to the speaker are appreciated.
There is no charge for church pastoral or evangelism services.. As always donations to Full Course Ministries are used to further the services provided through our ministry and to provide for learning materials when a participant cannot afford the cost of materials. Donations directly to FCM are tax deductible. Donations to our volunteer preachers for their services are at the discretion of the church or receiving organization.