Equip for Life courses and conferences help you understand more about your faith and dig deeper into God's word. Through these unique opportunities, you discover how to use your gifts and abilities in Dubai and beyond.

See our current course list below.


CHILD DEDICATION ORIENTATION

Children are a gift from God and we want to help you raise them up in God’s way. This class is for anyone who would like to make a public commitment to raise a child in God’s truth. This class is a pre-requisite for child dedication at Fellowship of the Emirates.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 27 October
Time: 11am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 15 December
Time: 11am

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BAPTISM: Tell the World

Baptism is about making a public profession of faith in Jesus. This class is for anyone interested in taking this step, to understand and grow in faith. This class is a pre-requisite for baptism at Fellowship of the Emirates.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 6 - 20 October
Time: 9:30am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 6 - 20 October
Time: 9:30am

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BEFORE SAYING 'I DO': MARRIAGE PREPARATION

Are you thinking of getting married in the next year? This preparation class will cover topics like God’s design for marriage, intimacy, and conflict resolution that will give you the skills and perspective to thrive in your marriage.  This course is a pre-requisite for those wanting their wedding officiated through Fellowship of The Emirates.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 13 October
Time: 9am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 27 October - 17 November
Time: 9am

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GOSPEL

Do you want to know more about Jesus? Do you desire to know why Christians believe Jesus is the good news? Join us for a one week session to explore the fundamental truth of Christianity. This course is open to anyone and everyone who is seeking.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 6 October
Time: 1pm

OR

Date: 3 November
Time: 11am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 6 October OR 27 October
Time: 11am

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HOW TO READ THE BIBLE FOR ALL IT'S WORTH

This is an instructional course packed with tools for everyday bible reading. It is a four week “how-to” course, giving you the much-needed skills to make Bible reading and Bible studying much more enriching.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 13 October
Time: 11am

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MID WEEK @ Al Barsha:

Date: Wednesday 8 - 29 November
Time: 7pm

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FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY

You can wander into debt but you can’t wander out of it. Join this course, learn biblical financial principles to aid you to take control of your money and thrive financially. Stop worrying about the mistakes that got you into debt and start focusing on the steps that will help you get out. Sign up today

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 20 October - 15 December
Time: 11am

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JOB SEEKER TOOLKIT

Are you looking for a job in Dubai? Join this course to find the encouragement in God’s Word as well as practical skills to aid your job search. You will leave this course at peace and equipped for the journey ahead.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 6 - 27 October
Time: 9am

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Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 17 November - 8 December
Time: 9am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 17 November - 8 December
Time: 9am

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LADIES BIBLE STUDY

Join the conversation with a group of women studying God’s Word and applying it to everyday life. It is an excellent place to find community and make friends. In the coming season join other women as they explore the exciting topic ‘Looking for Jesus in the Old Testament - Genesis’.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 15 December
Time: 1pm

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LIFE IN THE SINGLE LANE

Being single is an amazing gift! You can pursue your purpose, have a fun and fulfilled life, and accomplish much for God. Sign up today to join other singles this autumn, discover and engage your purpose in life. 

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 10 November - 1 December
Time: 1pm

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ORDINARY PEOPLE, EXTRAORDINARY FAITH: THE PATRIARCHS

Have you ever felt too ordinary, too blah, too “meh” to do much for God? Many people in the Bible were far from being models of godliness. Many times, a group of men called “The Patriarchs” made mistakes and yet demonstrated great faith in God. God used these men to accomplish the impossible. Join this course and discover how God uses ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 13 October
Time: 9am

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THE ART OF MARRIAGE: Marriage Enrichment

Marriage is a true art form and can be challenging to enjoy in the rush of life. Come learn about God’s design for marriage through expert teaching, real-life stories, humorous vignettes, and more. Married couples of all ages will grow stronger through this course. 

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 3 November - 8 December
Time: 11am

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THE 5 QUESTIONS

Be educated and learn how to respond to the five big questions that come up about the Christian faith in this region. We’ll be discussing the following questions: Has the Bible been corrupted? Was Jesus crucified or someone else? Do Christians worship one God or three? Did Jesus really rise from the dead? Is Jesus the Son of God? You don’t want to miss it!

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 10 November - 8 December
Time: 11am

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THE BASICS: Christian Foundations

In a world of constantly changing values and beliefs, knowing and understanding what we believe is critical. This course explores the essential, foundational truths of the Christian faith and how these truths are to be lived out - in your relationships, your character, and your work. 

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 27 October
Time: 11am

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Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 3 November - 8 December
Time: 1pm

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THRIVING IN DUBAI

Life in Dubai can be exhilarating and demanding. Local culture can be perplexing and enriching. How do we follow Jesus in this global city? Come and discover some tools and ideas to increase your engagement in the local context, gain understanding, and make the most out of your time in Dubai.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 September - 20 October
Time: 11am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 22 September - 20 October
Time: 11am

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PARENTING: Raising Third Culture Kids

Raising expat or “third culture kids” in Dubai can be challenging. A third culture kid is someone who has spent a significant part of their developmental years in a culture different from that of their parents. This course equips you to navigate the parenting challenges that come with integration of elements from both the host culture and parental culture.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 27 October - 3 November
Time: 11am

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PARENTING: Setting Boundaries

You want your kids to grow up into healthy adults. You want to see them take responsibility for their behaviour, their values, their lives. From toddler tantrums to teenage temptations, you've got to help them take ownership of their behaviour, feelings, and attitudes. But how? Establish boundaries. Join other parents and learn how.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 24 November - 1 December
Time: 9am

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PARENTING STYLES: Tiger Moms and Poodle Dads

Tiger mums and dads can be too tough, poodle mums and dads can be too lenient. Discover the different parenting styles and learn biblical parenting principles that will show you how to nurture with love and wisdom and how to discipline with peace and respect!

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 22 - 29 September
Time: 11am

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RADICALLY CHANGED: The Life of Paul

The story of Paul in the Bible is a story of God changing a ruthless opponent of Jesus followers into a fearless influencer for the gospel then and now through his letters. Come and join others in this study and learn of a God who chooses to use us, as he radically changes us from the inside out.

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 10 November - 8 December
Time: 11am

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VIBRANT IN FAITH: Thriving in Your Devotional Life

Spiritual disciplines help us grow in our walk with God. Some of the ways we can cultivate our relationship with God are through prayer, reading the Bible, meeting together with other Christians, meditation and reflection, and fasting and solitude. Join this course and learn how to take small, consistent steps that will energise your spiritual journey.

 

Fellowship Gloria:

Date: 27 october - 10 November
Time: 9am

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Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 1 - 15 December
Time: 11am

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CRAZY LOVE by Francis Chan

Do you long to live differently - living in a way that is markedly different because you have been changed by God? This may mean getting outside of our comfort zone, and yet we find an exciting life when we listen to God and live intentionally for Him. Join this book study course and begin to live radically for God!

MID WEEK @ Al Barsha:

Date: Wednesday 4 October - 1 November
Time: 7pm

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ROCKING THE ROLES: Marriage Enrichment

Would you work for a company where no one is allowed to take charge or accept final responsibility for decisions that are made? Would you send your children to a school where there are no designated teachers or principal? Marriage is a two-person organisation and marriages thrive when partners understand their role. Come learn how to rock your role.

MID WEEK @ Al Manara:

Date: Sunday 22 October - 10 December (excluding 29 October)
Time: 7pm

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RUTH: JOURNEY OF FAITH (LADIES ONLY)

Does God sometimes seem silent in your life? Ruth, a woman in the Bible, moved away from home and then suffered unexpected loss. God guided Ruth every step of the way to fulfil His plan for her. Join this Bible discovery course and in the same way, be assured that God is indeed in control. 

MID WEEK @ Al Barsha:

Date: Sunday 8 October - 29 October
Time: 7pm

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CHRISTIANITY EXPLORED

This course brings clarity to what the Bible teaches about Christianity and God’s ultimate plan to restore His relationship with people. We will use the Bible as our textbook and explore the foundational teachings of the Christian faith. Join us on this journey.

Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 13 October - 24 November
Time: 11am

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DISCOVER YOU: DISC Personality Profile (Marriage Enrichment)

Communication and unity can be challenging in marriage. You and your spouse have different perspectives, personalities and patterns of behaviour that can be difficult to navigate. Your uniqueness can also enrich your life as God brings unity.  Come discover your personality profile, understand your spouse better, and see your marriage energised. 

Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 17 - 24 November
Time: 9am

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WORSHIP 24/7

Everyone worships something; it's who or what you worship that matters! The Bible tells us that God should be worshipped but what does that look like? If you've ever wondered what worship is all about or why we sing at church, this is a course for you. In fact, this great 2-week course is for anyone who wants to find out about how to truly worship God.

Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 3 & 10 November
Time: 11am

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PARENTING: DEVOTIONS THAT STICK

What tools can a parent use to make devotion time fun, interesting, and educational at the same time? Come learn how you can lead your children daily in a way they remember what they have learned from the Bible and connect these learnings to real life. This course provides a strong way to teach God's Word to young hearts.  

Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 22 - 29 September
Time: 9am

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PARENTING: HAVING A FAMILY VISION

Just making a goal, whether or not you have a detailed action plan to accomplish it yet, makes you more likely to meet that goal. When we have parenting goals, make daily decisions, and trust God, we better lead our family. This course will guide you in developing a family vision and give you tools so that you can be parents who live intentionally in and for God’s plan for the world.

Fellowship Creekside:

Date: 3 - 10 November
Time: 9am

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