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Sunday School at UMMBC

 

ADULT CLASSES

 

Children & Youth Classes

Haywood Wilson — Chapel 

(across from Sanctuary)

The Haywood L. Wilson class was named after a beloved former deacon who taught the class for many years until his death. The class is designed for adults regardless of age, marital status or gender. Those who want to learn more about the Bible and living the Christian life are welcome. The current series is entitled “Resilient Faith: Standing Strong in the Midst of Suffering”.

EVER READY — ROOM 213

The Ever Ready class is made up predominantly of ladies over 40. There are teachers assigned for each Sunday. The Ever Ready and Men's Bible hold joint lessons every fourth Sunday on the third floor. The class is for anyone who wants an in-depth lesson, a better understanding of the scriptures and learn personal applications for daily life. The current series is entitled “Justice Promised”.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY — ROOM 316

As the title suggests, this class consist of only men. However, each 4th Sunday, the class combines with the Ever-Ready class for a joint study. Three teachers rotate teaching responsibilities. The current series is entitled “Justice Promised”.

COUPLES’ CLASS — FELLOWSHIP HALL

The Married Couples' Class is for married and engaged couples. The class uses progressive spiritual literature that is specifically designed to help couples face challenges and make their marriages stronger. Student involvement and interaction is encouraged. Three couples serve as the main instructors.

LIFE CONNECTIONS — ROOM 317

The Life Connection class includes adult men and women of all ages. It is a nontraditional class using the small group discussion format frequently incorporating current events. The objective is to gain a depth of biblical understanding while building true Christian community. The class is currently studying the book of Hebrews.

NEW MEMBER CLASS — THIRD FLOOR — #323

Upon presentation for church membership, people are invited to complete five lessons as follows:

  • Lesson 1: The Joy of Salvation
  • Lesson 2: Baptism and the Lord's Supper
  • Lesson 3: Church Membership Lesson
  • Lesson 4: Stewardship and Service Lesson
  • Lesson 5: Spiritual Growth and Discipleship

After completion of all five lessons, new members will receive the right hand of fellowship and be officially welcomed into our congregation. All interested persons are welcome to participate in classes even if they have not yet presented themselves for church membership. 

 

Children and Youth Classes

PRESCHOOL — 1ST GRADE-SECOND FLOOR — #210

This is a great class with committed teachers for some of our youngest children. Preschoolers and first graders begin the lesson with an activity, hear a Bible story and complete a worksheet.

 

2ND-3RD GRADE — SECOND FLOOR — #211

The teachers in this class do an excellent job engaging children in learning and serving throughout the year. Second and third graders are introduced to a Bible theme, hear a Bible story, answer questions about the Bible story, and complete a worksheet.

4TH-5TH GRADE — SECOND FLOOR — #212

Introduced to the lesson with the 2nd and 3rd graders, this class invites students into good conversation about the Bible and Jesus. Fourth and fifth graders read a realistic situation related to the theme, read a Bible story, answer questions about the Bible story, explore a good response to the realistic situation, and discuss ways to respond faithfully in their own lives.

MIDDLE SCHOOL — THIRD FLOOR — #320

The energetic teaching team presents memorable Bible lessons to a group of pre-teens. Sixth through eighth graders work through activities based on Bible verses and have conversation about the Christian life. Their current study is entitled “Journey”.

HIGH SCHOOL — THIRD FLOOR — #318

This teaching team challenges teenagers in deep conversation about how to live out the gospel. Ninth through twelfth graders have thought-provoking discussions about the Scriptures and everyday life using question-based curriculum. The current series is entitled “Jesus-Centered Life”.