Bible Study & Sunday School Opportunities for Adults

Sunday School

All Adult Sunday School classes meet 10:10-10:50 a.m. and welcome guests and new members. For more information on Sunday School programs, e-mail

Cross Trainers Class -- Led by Jeff McIntyre, studies "Caring for Others," taught by Adam Coppock; meets in Room 210 of the 200 Education Hallway.

Hudson Bible Study Class -- Led by Chalmers Bryan, studies the Gospel of John; meets in Room 107 of the 100 Education Hallway.

Ladies Bible Class -- Led by Leigh Carr, studies Jonah; meets in Room 102 of the 100 Education Hallway; invites women of all ages -- single or married — to join.

Ladies Short Term Class -- Led by Sherri Tate and Micki McCallum is studying Your Walk With God; meets in Room 211 of the 200 Education Hallway.

Lamp Post Class -- Led by Chris Carver and Reagan Schaupp, is reviewing the 2018 vision/Mission of the church; meets in Room 208 of the 200 Education Hallway.

Round Table Class -- Led by Trip Etheridge and Kirby Smith, studies the book of Acts; meets in Room 213 of the 100 Education Hallway.

Young Adult Class -- Led by John Coley & Mason Kocher, studies Romans: In View of God's Mercy; meets in Room 214 of the 200 Education Hallway.


Growth Groups

Growth Groups meet weekly for Bible study and spiritual growth. All growth groups meet September-May and break at Christmas and New Years.

Tuesdays -- 6:30 p.m.; Boykins Growth Group meets at 8727 Lydia Lane; Contact Ethel Boykin, 395-5949.

Tuesdays -- 7:30 p.m.; College Growth Group meets at 8701 Wible Court; Contact Jay Joye, 652-1316.

Wednesdays — 6:00 p.m.; Prayer Growth Group meets at the church; Contact Kirby Smith, 324-4655.

Thursdays —SEAL Presbytery Morning Prayer Group meets at 6:30 a.m. at Chick-Fil-A, Ann Street; contact Jay Joye, 652-1316 or (first Thursdays only)

Thursdays — 6:30 p.m.; Thursday Night Growth Group meets at the home of Linda Steele, 5649 Woodside Circle; Contact Trip Etheridge, 279-9038.

Various Dates -- Young Professionals/Marrieds Growth Group meets varied times at the home of Mary & Hart Johnson, 819 Felder Avenue; Contact Hart Johnson, 306-2937.


LEGACY Women's Ministry

Legacy Women offers Christian education, family support, and community resources for the women of the church. Through its various ministries, Legacy encourages women's roles in the church by strengthening the bonds that help women grow in their Christian faith and leadership. Weekly Bible studies are offered throughout the year. Mercy Meals are provided by members for families in need due to hospital stays, illnesses, or death in the family. 

Officers serve annually, September-August, and are elected in August.

The new year kicks off in August with special events, and a women's retreat is held in the spring.

City Bible Study

Meets Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., at the church; topics vary during semester and small groups are led by various women; nursery provided; contact Deana Hodge, 549-6222 or; or Alex Kocher, 657-8767 or

2-4-6 Groups

Meet various times depending on the group -- Six women meet four times a month for two hours for a meal and Bible study. Contact Women's Coordinator Alex Kocher, 657-8767 or


Men's Ministry

Men's Discipleship Groups offer bible study, prayer, and fellowship. Join one.

Tuesdays -- Dr. Matt Bennett's DG, 6:45 a.m. at his office, 4270 Carmichael Road; contact Matt Bennett, 202-1437.

Wednesdays — 6:45 a.m. at Dr. John Bennett’s office, 4270 Carmichael Road; contact John Bennett, 272-3776.

Wednesdays -- 3:30 p.m. at the home of Lin Allen, 7924 Lakeridge Drive; Contact Paul Johnson, 399-4251.

Thursdays — Noon Men’s Bible Study meets at the church for Bible Study and fellowship; lunch provided for a $5 contribution.

Men's Prayer Breakfast -- meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 6:45 a.m. for breakfast, prayer, and fellowship. Contact Kirby Smith, 324-4655 or