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Welcome to Perimeter
We are pleased that you have chosen to visit our web site and we hope you will come and visit us in person as well. As you explore our site you'll notice that we have a lot to offer the families and individuals in our community, including things for children of all ages as well as adults, no matter what their age or stage of life (single, married, divorced, widowed, whatever). Perimeter is a truly a come as you are church. It's a safe place to explore the truths of Christianity and it's a great place to experience growth and community.
Our services feature a blend of traditional hymns with contemporary praise songs, and will often feature drama, personal testimonies, and dance - providing a dynamic and impacting time of worship. We were all created to worship and at Perimeter Church our desire is to help you worship well.
Saturday:5:00 PM (Hanger Auditorium in the Bricks)
Sunday:9:00 AM (Sanctuary, Chape) 10:45 AM (Sanctuary, Chapel, Hanger Auditorium in the Bricks)
Kindergarten-5th GradeSaturday Night Kids: Saturday: 5:00 PM KidsQuest: Sunday: 9:00 & 10:45 AMChildcare - 0-5 yrs old (Pre-Kindergarten):Saturday: 5:00 PMSunday: 9:00 & 10:45 AM
Our next class will begin Sunday, August 20 and end on October 29, 2017. We will meet each Sunday from 4:30 - 6:00 PM. We can have a maximum of 20 couples in the class and registration will end when that is met or on Sunday, August 20, whichever is sooner.
If these dates do not work for you please check out the information on the Home Study program.
Contact Jamie Smith if you have any questions.
In addition to the Right Start Group study we also offer a home study for those that aren't able to attend the group study.
If you are interested in the home study, please click here.
"Right Start" is designed for engaged couples and couples who are seriously contemplating spending their lives together. During their nine weekly sessions, participants get to know their partner on a deeper level and gain invaluable information about their relationship. Out of class assignments strengthen marriage preparation by equipping couples to ask the right questions and realistically evaluate what a future together would look like. A mentoring relationship, which is only available to Perimeter Church members, enriches the experience for the participant couples by pairing them with an experienced married couple who provides them with encouragement and support. Through their participation in the Right Start Seminar, couples who go on to marry have already built a strong foundation on which to start their lives together. They are better prepared for the challenges and joys that lie ahead and look forward to marriage with excitement.
The Right Start program: the premarital program consists of three parts:
Classroom Lectures (meets Sunday evenings from 4:30 PM- 6:00 PM)
Homework and Reading Assignments
Four Sessions with an experienced mentor couple before marriage and three sessions during your first year of marriage.
Each couple will be responsible for attending sessions, reading one textbook, and completing the couple workbook. You will also take two Inventories: The "RightPath Profile" and The "SYMBIS" Assessment. (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts)
The Right Start Seminar is organized into nine sessions focusing on key areas of marital life. Seminar talks are presented by highly qualified professionals who teach important principles and practical application for enjoying a loving, growing marriage. Seminar topics include:
- Marriage is a Covenant
- Building Up One Another
- Conflict Management
- Spiritual Intimacy
- Financial Stability
- Family / In-Laws
- Sexual Intimacy
- Emotional Intimacy
Recent Right Start participant couple
The mentoring aspect can be one of the most beneficial elements of the Right Start experience. Mentors are couples who come alongside participant couples by listening, supporting, encouraging, and sharing honestly with them. Mentors must meet the requirements of being married a minimum of five years and having completed training on how to best help participant couples with premarital preparation. Mentoring is currently only available for members of Perimeter Church.
Members of Perimeter Church: $199.00 (at least one person in the couple needs to be a member)
Non-members of Perimeter Church: $249.00
Priority for registration will be given to members.
If you find that none of the options above will work for you, this devotional book walks through many of the topics covered in the Right Start seminar. Packed with thoughtful questions and ample journaling space, it features 60 devotions to help couples clarify role expectations, establish a healthy sexual relationship, handle finances, and make Jesus the cornerstone of their lifelong bond. Each devotional ends with "Questions for Commitment."
For any questions, please contact Jamie Smith at Jamies@perimeter.org