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Discipleship Ministry


"And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, till we all come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to a perfect man, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ"

Ephesians 4:11-13 NKJV

Ministry Focus

To provide participants with a fundamental knowledge of the bible, the Christian faith, and their calling and gifts.

Mission

To provide a thorough and comprehensive Christian Education curriculum that will aide in the spiritual growth and maturity of this body of Christ.

Discipleship Ministry Delivery Strategies

  • Sunday School
  • Offers age appropriate studies for children, youth and adults designed to give a basic understanding of biblical principles and how they apply to our lives as Christians. Utilizes standard curriculum offered by Urban Ministries, Inc. (UMI). Classes convene on Sunday mornings at 9:30.

  • Bible Study
  • Offers a variety of biblical studies for children, youth, and adults that give participants a better understanding of the bible, encouragement for their faith walk, and tools for daily life as a Christian. This series of classes uses many different publications, original presentations, and teaching tools. Classes regularly convene on Wednesday nights at 7:00, however some classes are offered on other days of the week as appropriate.

  • Progressive Bible Institute
  • Offers a series of workshops, conferences, and special opportunities for biblical study that are open to the community. Classes convene at different times throughout the year. Will also publish and distribute original study tools and training materials.

  • Men's Bible Study
  • Offers a variety of biblical studies that target issues faced by Christian men. This series of discussions uses many different publications and teaching tools. Classes convene at different times throughout the year.

  • Young Lions (New!)
  • A covenant group of Christians called to advanced academic growth through the study of biblical scholarship and theology in preparation for and support of seminary Masters and PhD programs. The primary goal is to develop authentic community through the development of study groups, shared experience, resource navigation and management, assignment critique and prayer. Meeting times TBD.

If you are interested in joining one of our ministries, or starting one of your own, you can contact us via our feedback form.