Discover Our Church Family

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Class 101 is a basic introduction to our church family and is designed to clearly explain who and what our church is. This class covers Our Salvation, Our Statements, Our Strategy and Our Structure. You will hear the history of Saddleback, learn how living the 5 biblical purposes are necessary in order to fulfill God’s purpose for your life, and discover plans for the future of Saddleback.

At the end of Class 101 you will have the opportunity to fill out, sign and submit the Membership Application or wait until another time.

***If you live within a 25 miles or 40 kilometers radius of any local campus you do need to take the class at your local campus! For any questions on this topic contact [email protected].

Your Instructor

Pastor Rick
Pastor Rick

Rick Warren was born in San Jose, California and earned a Bachelor of Arts from California Baptist University, a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary. He and his wife Kay founded Saddleback Church when he was just 26 years old and he continues to serve as the senior pastor. To many, he is Pastor Rick, but to his church, he is Papa Rick—a voice of wisdom, hope, encouragement, and vision.

Courses Included with Purchase

My Spiritual Growth
2 Course Bundle
Understanding Your S.H.A.P.E. with the Online Campus
Start Serving God from Anywhere in the World
1 Course Bundle
The PEACE Plan: Understanding Your Life Mission
Living PEACE Personally, Locally, & Globally with the Online Campus
Jay Kranda

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
Can I take this class online if I live close to a Saddleback campus?
Unfortunately, you cannot take the class online and get credit if you live close to a Saddleback. If you have any questions about the location restriction contact [email protected] and you can sign up for CLASS 101 at your campus at http://saddleback.com/class
How do I become a member of Saddleback Church's Online Campus?
Great question! It takes the following 4 steps: 1. Finish CLASS 101 course 2. Fill out a membership application 3. The Online Campus Team will verify all information on application (salvation, baptism by full immersion, & signed Membership Covenant), which can take 30 days 4. You will be mailed a membership certificate once you are officially a member of Saddleback Church'

This course is closed for enrollment.