Financial Peace University

What is Financial Peace University?
We all need a plan for our money. Financial Peace University (FPU) is that plan! This 9-week class teaches God's ways of handling money. Through video teaching, small group discussions and interactive activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more! The average family pays off $5300 in debt and saves $2700 in the first 90 days!


Topics Covered

Lesson 1:  Super Saving - Common Sense for Your Dollars and Cents
Lesson 2: Relating With Money - Nerds and Free Spirits Unite!
Lesson 3: Cash Flow Planning - The Nuts and Bolts of Budgeting
Lesson 4: Dumping Debt - Breaking the Chains of Debt
Lesson 5: Buyer Beware - The Power of Marketing on Your Buying Decisions
Lesson 6: The Role of Insurance - Protecting Your Health, Family and Finances
Lesson 7: Retirement & College Planning - Mastering the Alphabet Soup of Investing
Lesson 8: Real Estate & Mortgages - Keeping the American Dream From Becoming a Nightmare
Lesson 9: The Great Misunderstanding - Unleashing the Power of Generous Giving


Details For Upcoming Classes

When and where does the class meet?

  • We'll be running 2 classes - choose the one that fits best in your schedule!
  • Both classes run for 9 consecutive weeks.
  • All classes meet at Lakeshore Community Church.
  • Saturday option: Classes begin Saturday, Feb 3rd (8:00-9:30am).
  • Sunday option: Classes begin Sunday, February 4th (1:00-2:30pm). 

What does the class cost?
This class costs $109 and includes the following:

  • Free shipping for all class materials
  • Lifetime membership allowing you access to this class and any future class
  • One-year access to online video lessons
  • One-year subscription to EveryDollar Plus (premium budgeting tool)
  • Debt snowball tool
  • Class workbook, and more resources!

If this cost is a legitimate barrier to signing up, please let us know so we can help out.

What if I'm a single mom?
Single moms (or single dads) who pay for their materials and attend all sessions of the class will receive a 100% refund from Lakeshore after completion.

If I can't make one of my classes, can I attend the other class that weekend? 
Absolutely! The Saturday class and the Sunday class will be covering the same material each weekend, so if you cannot make your regular time slot on a particular week, just attend the other one. With your membership, you'll also have access to the teaching videos online. 

Is childcare provided?
Unfortunately, childcare is not provided for this class at this time.  

What if I have more questions?
We'd love to answer any other question you have. Just contact the church office ( or 585-392-5253.