225-766-4594     230 Renee' Drive   Sunday Worship at 8:30 & 11 a.m. and Sunday School at 9:45 a.m.

Financial Learning Small Group

Starts:     Feb 22, 2016 @ 6:30 p.m.   Ends:     @  

I Was Broke. Now I’m Not.

Session 1 begins Monday, February 22

Session 2 begins Wednesday, February 24

St. John’s is offering the 6-session personal financial study, I Was Broke. Now I’m Not, founded by Joseph Sangl, to all interested parties. This is an extremely practical, action-oriented, Biblically based study that will inspire participants to take charge of their finances. Class size is limited to 15, so register early. Cost is $30 and includes a book and handbook. Married couples are welcome to share a book. 

Two dates are available for your convenience: Mondays starting February 22 and Wednesdays starting February 24. All sessions will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will meet in Room 205 of the Admin. Building. Child care will be available. Download a registration form. For more information contact Carol Gordon: 766-1489 (h), 335-1394 (c) or

Key Lessons (All tools taught and applied throughout the study are FREE!)

  •          How to use the I Was Broke. Now I'm Not. Ladder
  •          How to fund their Plans, Hopes, & Dreams
  •          How to develop a spending plan that actually works
  •          Strategies for eliminating debt
  •          The date individual will become debt-free
  •          Amount of money needed for retirement
  •          The power of compound interest
  •          Investing
  •          Insurance

Each session has the following format

  •          Lesson via DVD (20 to 35 minutes)
  •          Group discussion for remaining time
  •          Life change!
  Be Welcomed. Be Loved.

We are a Christian community called to share our gifts through worship, witness and service so that others will know God and become disciples of Jesus Christ.


Sunday worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
Sunday school at 9:45 a.m.

 Contact Us
St. John's United Methodist Church

(Note New Mailing Address)
230 Renee' Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70810

  Phone : 225-766-4594
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  Office hours : Mon-Thurs, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Fri, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
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