Grace U seeks to Cultivate Christ-followers who think and live theologically.

Grace U is a church-wide discipleship ministry that offers strategic short-term courses to promote spiritual maturity in the life of Grace Baptist Church.
Each course will have a minimal cost which includes printed class notes, please contact Gabe Garcia if that class fee is a challenge for you.

Childcare is available for ages 4 and under for most GraceU classes. Please preregister your children by clicking here

Classes Offered Fall 2017 - More Classes to Come


Thriving Marriages - Session 1: Going From Good to Great - Registration Closed

Due to the popularity of this class we have added a second meeting of Session 1, see below

Thriving Marriages - Session 1B: Going From Good to Great - Registration

Teacher: Dan Broyles
Wednesdays, October 18-November 15
$10 per person
Class Info:
This new five week class will be taught by Dan Broyles. This class will be for anyone who wants to grow in their marriage and have a greater understanding about what the Bible says about marriage.  We encourage people to attend as a couple (married or engaged), but it is not required. You do not need to attend previous sessions to attend any of the sessions. Also, Thriving Marriages is always open to new attenders during the 5 weeks of training.


Preparing for Marriage - Registration is Closed

Teacher: Dan Broyles
Saturdays September 16-October 28
Cost: $20 per couple
No Childcare Offered
Class Description: This six-week course is designed for couples who will soon be stepping into the God-ordained marital relationship. It aims to equip husband and wife with the necessary tools to enjoy and experience a God-glorifying marriage. This interactive class will include teaching and discussion on God’s design for marriage as well as exploring the important topics of finance, communication, sexuality and sacrificial love.

OT For Everyone: Prophets

Class Notes (click to download): Intro to the Isaiah   |   Summary of Isaiah   |   Geographic & Interpetive Issues on Isaiah 7

Teacher: Michael Grisanti
Dates: Sept. 7th-Nov. 2nd   *No class 10/12
Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm
Room: D220
Cost: $15 per person
Class Description: In our “Overview of the Prophets” course, we will examine the big ideas and basic theology of these seventeen books of the Old Testament. These books provide the foundation needed to better understand the rest of the Bible.

Membership Matters - Registration is Closed

Teacher: Gabe Garcia
Dates: October 8th – October 29th
Time: 10:45am-12:00pm
Room: D221
Cost: There is no cost for this class
Class Description: Required Class for Future Members. Join us to learn more about God’s design for the local church and specifically what it means to commit to the Grace Family. In this short four-week class you will meet a number of the pastors and elders while learning about our core beliefs and our primary mission. This class will also seek to make a biblical case for church membership, showing how a committed biblical love to the body of Christ enhances a culture of discipleship and growth in Christ.  Very practically, we will also present a clear picture of what membership looks like at Grace so that every member of Grace is living fully engaged in the life of the church. There is no cost for this class.

Ordinary Christians: Reaching our Communities the Way God Intended - Registration is Closed

Teacher: Cecil Stalnaker and Jared Burkholder
Dates: October 11th-November 15th
Time: 6:30pm-8pm
Room: D220
Cost: $15 per person
Class Description: God has a plan to save people in Santa Clarita – people in the very communities we are a part of. This six-week course is designed to help ordinary Christians follow in the steps of Jesus Christ by reaching out to our neighbors, work and school colleagues, family members and friends for the sake of the kingdom of God.  We want to help each Christ-follower live in line with God’s missionary purpose. The course will be very practical, and will include helpful assignments to practice what you will learn along the way.

Thriving Marriages - Session 2: Theology & Marriage - REGISTER

Teacher: Dan Broyles
Dates:  Session 2:  October 18th-November 15th, 2017
Time: 6:45pm-8pm
Room: D221
Cost: $10 per person
Class Description: This class will be for anyone who wants to know more about God’s design and purpose for marriage, while also receiving practical tools to strengthen the unique bond between husband and wife.  As we root ourselves in God’s word we will hopefully see a clear pathway towards having a thriving, God-glorifying marriage.  We encourage couples to attend (married or engaged), but it is not required. You do not need to attend previous sessions to attend any session.