Christian Education Ministry

Christian Education Ministry

Vision Statement:

To fulfill the Great Commission by making disciples for Jesus Christ in accordance with Matthew 28:19-20.

Mission Statement:

To educate, equip, and empower individuals in understanding the Christian faith, studying the Bible, and applying biblical principles to their daily living through systematic classroom instruction and outreach activities.

Scriptural Foundation:

"Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed; rightly dividing the word of truth." 2 Timothy 2:15 (KJV)

Ministry Departments:

Sunday School

The Sunday School ministers by facilitating studying, reading and discussing the Word of God. Sunday School classes are held every Sunday from 10:30am-11:30am, unless otherwise noted. All classes are appropriately staffed, supervised, facilitated, and supplied. Classes are categorized as follows:

  • Couples Class (married or engaged couples)

  • Adult Class (36 years and over)

  • Young Adult Class (18 years to 35 years)

  • Senior High Class (14 years to 17 years)

  • Junior High Class (12 years and 13 years)

  • Junior Class (10 years and 11 years)

  • Primary/Junior Class (8 years and 9 years)

  • Primary Class (6 years and 7 years)

  • Beginner/Kindergarten Class (4 years and 5 years)

  • Toddler Class (2 years and 3 years)

Bible Institute

  • Noon Day Bible Institute class is held from 12:00pm-1:00pm every Wednesday.

  • Evening Bible Institute classes are held at 7:00pm-8:30pm every Wednesday.

  • Spring Bible Institute Session is held January through May.

  • Summer Bible Institute Session is held in July.

  • Fall Bible Institute Session is held September through December.


  • Adult Class

  • Women’s Class

  • Men’s Class

  • Couples’ Class

  • Young Adult Class

  • Youth Classes (ages 5-8), (ages 9-12) & (ages 13-18)

  • New Members Class

  • Noon Day Class

  • Through the Bible in One Year Class

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School is held the third week in June (Monday-Friday).


  • Nursery (1-2 years old)

  • Youth Class (3-4 years old)

  • Youth Class (5 years old)

  • Youth Class (6 years old)

  • Youth Class (7-8 years old)

  • Youth Class (9-10 years old)

  • Youth Class (11 years old)

  • Middle School Class (12-13 years old)

  • High School Class (14-18 years old)

  • Young Adult Class

  • Adult Class

Achievers Tutorial Program

Tutorial assistance is regularly provided during the academic school year (September to May) concurrently with the Bible Institute to assist young people from first grade through high school with schoolwork. Tutorial services are also available upon request for all ages throughout the year.


Tutorial services are available from 7:00pm until 8:30pm every Wednesday.

Sanctuary School of Ministry

To equip and prepare men and women of God to perform ministerial service.


  • Class is held every other Thursday in an assigned classroom.

  • Spring Session is held from February to May.

  • Fall Session is held from September to December.

  • Graduation Service and Reception is held in July.

MasterLife Discipleship Program

  • To prepare the participants to use the four-workbook series to actively participate in a small-group disciple process as they learn to become lifelong, obedient servants in relationship with Christ.

  • Each participant will be able to employ the principles they have learned in this 24-week developmental process.

  • Each participant will realize personal spiritual growth as it relates to submitting to Christ as the Master of their lives on a daily basis.


  • Class is held every Wednesday in a predetermined classroom from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm.

  • Spring Session is held from January to May to coincide with the Bible Institute Schedule.

  • Fall Session is held from September to December to coincide with the Bible Institute Schedule.

  • Graduation Ceremony and Reception will be held in July.

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