VRL Holiday Schedule

During the holidays, our offices at all locations will be closed December 25 through January 1.

Freeman Campus Launch

Do you want to play a significant role in the story of Valley Real Life? Come help us launch and grow a new VRL campus within the Freeman community.

Nail to the Cross

Celebrate Recovery's Annual night of rest laying our burdens down. Join us for an experiential evening as we nail our hurts habits and hang ups to the cross. Dinner served at 6:15PM with worship starting at 7:00PM.

DNA Class

VRL's DNA is where we communicate the vision God has for VRL, our discipleship process, the beliefs that unify us and what makes VRL so great to be a part of.

Rooted Winter | Spring 2020

ROOTED provides the opportunity to connect with God, the church community and your purpose in unexpected ways. This 10-week series is one of the most transformational experiences we have at Valley Real Life. Next session starting February 23, 2020.

2021 Israel Study Tour

VRL is going to Israel in 2021! Have you dreamed of standing where Jesus once stood? Start saving now and take your step to follow along the same paths.

Celebrate Recovery

Are you struggling with hurts, habits or hang-ups? We have a safe environment for all who attend where acceptance, love and forgiveness will be present.


Mondays starting January 20th for 13 weeks VRL offers DivorceCare. Most people will tell you that separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they've ever faced. It's a confusing time when you feel isolated and have lots of questions about the issues you've never faced before.


Starting Tuesdays, February 25, 2020, FPU will begin. Do you want to get your finances under control and learn solutions for living a debt-free, generous life? FPU is a 9-week study that teaches families to get rid of debt, manage their money, spend and save wisely, and give like never before!

Love & Respect Marriage Class

Starting Monday, March 2 VRL will launch 10 week study, Love & Respect based on over three decades of counseling as well as scientific and biblical research, this has given hope and new life to thousands of marriages around the country. Discuss the single greatest secret to a successful marriage.


Would you like to connect with other women and/or help other women connect? Join us for IF: Table, hosted on January 12 at VRL Barker. Come enjoy a meal together as we engage in meaningful conversation, all in a welcoming environment where you can belong.

Men's Breakfast

Second Saturday of each month, 8:00 AM at Timber Creek Buffet, Men’s Breakfast provides one of the few places of encouragement - it’s the perfect opportunity to join forces with other godly men and be inspired to walk strong in the Lord.

HSM Encounter Retreat

9th-12th Grade students plan to attend Encounter Retreat from February 14-16 at Camp Lutherhaven on Lake Coeur d’ Alene. Registration closes February 5th.

MSM Winter Camp

Current 6th, 7th and 8th grade students come and enjoy three jam-packed days of fun at Winter Camp from February 21st-23rd at Camp Lutherhaven on Lake Coeur d’ Alene. Registration closes February 12th.

Club Sports

Interested in Elevate Club Sports? Give us some basic info by following the link so we can keep in touch with you about upcoming events and Club Sports opportunities.

Betrayal & Beyond

Betrayal & Beyond is designed to help bring healing to women who have experienced betrayal and broken trust through their spouse's struggle with pornography and sexual addiction.

Elevate Volunteer Opportunities

If you are interested in volunteering with Elevate in any capacity, send a quick email with your name and contact info to elevate@vrl.church to get started. If you have a particular interest in mind, let us know and we'll help you get plugged in to the right place.

SAVAnon: Sexual Abuse Anonymous

Starting Mondays, January 27 7:00PM- 8:30 PM, SAVanon offers an 8 Week recovery group for those women who have experienced sexual abuse or sexual assault. In this group,they will be using the "Victims No More Handbook," victims will learn how to recover from the trauma they experienced.

Voice of Heart

Looking for more out of life? Ever struggle with resentment, apathy, self-pity, pride and depression, anxiety, rage, shame or lust? Beginning 1/7/2020 and running for 11 weeks in a member's home, you will learn to get more out of life. Dive into a study that reveals how to live from the heart God has given you.

Psalm 23: The Shepherd with Me

Many women know Psalm 23 by heart but haven’t experienced its power in their lives. Starting January 7th at 6:30PM in a member's home learn to experience this power. This beloved psalm can breathe new life into women who are weary and unsure of their next steps.

Daniel: Lives of Integrity, Words of Prophecy

Join us Tuesday, January 7th at 6:00PM located at the Otis Campus as we start a faith-building study of prophecy and learn how to live with integrity in today's self-absorbed society. The prophet Daniel faced unbelievable pressures to compromise his faith, to live in a hostile culture, and to confront temptations and threats.

Sermon on Mount

What does it mean to be a citizen of the kingdom of Heaven? Starting Wednesday, January 29th 9:30-11:30AM you will see Matthew’s gospel open with three chapters containing Jesus’ longest recorded message – a sermon given to His disciples early in His ministry to articulate what the life of a Christ-follower would look like.


Launch Night is 2/9/2020 from 6:30pm-8:00pm. 8 week study. No cost--First5 app is free. There are a total of 4 face-to-face meetings: mandatory attendance at Launch Night and three meetings during the 8 week study according to the individual group dynamics and schedules.

Men's Retreat 2020

Men's Retreat 2020, March 13-15, at Camp Lutherhaven on beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene will play host to guys, college-aged on up, who long to unplug from their regular routine and get refreshed through rest, relationship & recreation.

Preparing for Marriage

Are you getting married? Congratulations! Join us for preparing for marriage by Dennis Rainey Sundays, 9:30AM starting January 12-Feb23 . This 7 week class will help you build a strong foundation.

Unexpected: Leave Fear Behind

Life is an unpredictable journey and even though we don’t know what’s going to happen, God does! This is a bi-weekly study meeting in a member's home starting Friday, February 7th. Join us as we learn to leave fear behind.

Elevate Sports Ski Day

Hit the Slopes with Elevate Sports on January 18th. The Elevate Sports Ski Club welcomes you and your guests to a Ski Day up at Mt Spokane Ski and Snowboard park starting at 8:30am. Enjoy discounted lift tickets, powdery fresh snow, the fun of getting out and having fun with a group full of Lifers from across all of our campuses.

SoulCon Challenge

Soulcon Challenge "Uniform" begins January 20th. A 6 week unique and inspiring challenge for men to learn how to live every day the rest of your life with your SOUL in the CONtrol of the Holy Spirit and not the desires of your flesh. Come experience daily physical, mental and spiritual challenges as you walk alongside a community of men.

Authentic Manhood – 33 The Series

Join us from February 23- March 29 for a journey to Authentic Manhood as modeled by Jesus in His 33 years on earth. 33 The Series provides practical insights and Biblical principles that teaches men to live the life of truth, passion and purpose, that they were created to live.

Women's Prayer Group

The power of prayer is undeniable. The power of praying together is incredible. Will you join us?

Stephen Ministry

VRL's Stephen Ministry equips and empowers gifted caregivers within our church family to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting and isolated.

VRL Moms

Valley Real Life Moms gather together at the church for play dates the first Monday of each month at 10:30 am.

Pure Desire

There is a battle going on with millions of victims trapped in the struggle of sexual addiction with no apparent way out. Pure Desire is the answer.

Women's Worship

If you enjoy line dancing, high energy worship music and just plain kicking up your heels as an expression of worship to God, put on your dancin’ shoes and come join with other ladies for 1 hour. We will be meeting on Tuesday in C2 from 4:30-5:30.