Fall 2018 Courses

 

September 9 – November 4 6:00pm

CLU Kick-off Fellowship September 9 at 5:30 pm

Family Life Center – Please bring finger food

ADULT CLASSES

Spiritual Discipline

Beginnings: New Christian Study (E136)

This group is for all Christians, especially new believers, who want to learn the basics of the Christian faith: How to Abide in Christ, Live in the Word, Pray in Faith, Fellowship with other Believers, Witness to the World, and Minister to Others.

  • Leaders: TBA
  • Cost: $0

Foundations of Faith (Main Sanctuary)

Join this large group study to hear guest speakers preach through topics found in the Baptist Faith & Message.

  • Leaders: Scott Sullivan & Guest Speakers
  • Cost: $0

Men

The Mountains are Calling by Dr. Jarrett Stephens (E206)

A men’s study to gain a new perspective of who God is and who you are. If you are looking for a powerful guys small group study that will challenge and bless you, sign up today!!!

  • Leaders: John Alford & Team
  • Cost: $15

Women

Precepts – Spiritual Warfare: Overcoming the Enemy (A112)

Ladies, are you prepared for battle? Beginning September 4th you can join a

6 week study of how to stand firm against the enemy’s attacks and develop a strategy for living daily in victory. We meet each Tuesday morning in room A112 at 9:30 AM. For more information, please contact Mrs. Peggy Causey, 949-0104. Register online or contact the church office today.

  • Leaders: Peggy Causey (Tuesdays)
  • Cost: $8.50

Just Open the Door by Jen Schmidt (E208)

For many of us, inviting people into our lives and homes feels more like inviting judgment on our entertaining skills and stress on our already maxed-out schedules. But what if you knew that opening your front door had the power to radically change the world? Jen Schmidt has set out to reframe how we think about hospitality and to equip us to walk a road of welcome in our daily lives.

  • Leaders: Becky Lord & Karen Scarborough
  • Cost: $15

What Matters the Most by Karen Ehman (E216)

The world has always been full of trials, disappointments, temptations, fractured friendships, and financial hardships. Yet Paul’s letter to the Philippians claims we can discover contentment and joy in the midst of it all by prioritizing what matters most—Christ. Over 7 sessions, study the ever-relevant Letter of Philippians to deepen your relationship with Jesus, turn your worries into worship, and develop gospel-centered tools for navigating relational conflict.

  • Leaders: Misty Brown & Lesley Duke
  • Cost: $15

Family

Powerful Prayer for Every Family: Praying a Hedge of Protection (An Independent  At-Home Study)

Join this at-home study to begin praying over your family members and access the power available to every Christian.

  • Cost: $5

*Participants will order the book on their own. Please register at fbchaughton.org so we can track how many are using the resource.

Praying for the Prodigal (An Independent At-Home Study)

Less than 10% of Generation Z and the Millennial generation are reported to be Bible-believing Christians. That means 90% of us have a prodigal child or grandchild. WOW. Join this class to learn how to pray for your prodigal!

  • Cost: $15

(Prayers for Prodigals by James Banks and Reaching Your Prodigal: What did I do Wrong? What Do I Do Now? By Phil Waldrep)

   * Since this is at-home reading, feel free to join another CLU class on Sunday nights.

Grace-Based Parenting- Aiming Your Child at True Greatness (E232)

For ALL parents of children and teenagers. Do you want a new map for learning to see yourself and your children through God’s limitless tenderness – to raise our kids the way God raises us? Register today as we embrace the grace God offers and create a sound foundation for raising morally strong and spiritually motivated children.

  • Leaders: Toby & Tammy Vice
  • Cost: $10 (Scholarships available)

Accelerate: Parenting Teenagers Toward Adulthood (Youth Room)

As a parent, you stand at a crossroad. If you repeat the parenting approaches of the past, your children may well become 20-somethings similar to those today – living in a never, never land between the teenage years and adulthood. Or you can seek the wisdom of the Holy Spirit and think new thoughts. You can link arms with church leaders and other significant adults and begin to parent in fresh new ways.

  • Number of Sessions: 5
  • Leaders: Brandon Lewis
  • Cost: ***$12.99 (Book cost)

Marriage: Our Secret Paradise by Jimmy Evans (E218)

Our Secret paradise is for married and nearly married couples. In this class you’ll discover: how to resolve conflict and have lasting peace, the key to renewing passion and intimacy, how to have deep friendship and partnership, the right response when your spouse hurts you, and how your marriage can thrive during hard times

  • Leaders: Mark & Sherri Hagerhjelm
  • Cost: $15

Financial Peace University (E224)

Your money, Your story. Learn Gods way of handling money with Dave Ramseys Financial Peace University. The average turnaround is $8,000 in just the first three months! Register online today!

  • Leaders: Carl Mayer
  • Cost: $109/Couple

Archery: Targeting the Heart of God (Jones Property)

A great way to tune up for hunting season and draw closer to God! Join this exciting group for ages 18 and up to shoot 3D targets on our outdoor archery course and enjoy great Bible study/testimonies. We have limited Genesis bows so you are encouraged to bring your own bow and arrows.

  • Leaders: Joey Schneider, Parks McCormick, & Danny Campbell
  • Cost: $0

*Children & Teenagers are welcome but must be accompanied by a guardian.

The Andy Griffith Bible Study Series (E207)

Are you interested in learning scriptural insight by using lessons taught from the Andy Griffith show? Interesting, creative, and thought provoking discussion awaits you. Register today for rich biblical discussion and a trip back to everyone’s favorite hometown…Mayberry.

  • Leaders: Fred & Beth McAnn
  • Cost: $5

 

Pro-Life Advocacy: Adoption, Foster Care, and More (E120)

Exploring how the church can provide support after a woman has chosen life for her child. In depth discussions regarding parenting, adoption, foster care, and more from expert speakers.

  • Facilitator: Kerri Byrd and Guest Speakers
  • Cost: $0

Ministry/Missions

Resolving Everyday Conflict (E228)

We all have conflict. Maybe you have recently had moments of intense discussion around the breakfast table or with an overbearing boss. Register online today to learn: the root cause of conflict, when to overlook an offense, what makes a good apology, what forgiveness really means, how to deal with difficult people. Every couple and bible study leader should attend.

  • Leaders: Daniel & Sara Nobles
  • Cost: $10

Praise Jam (Fellowship Hall)

Bring your instrument and play along with experienced musicians. You will receive instructions on how to play your instrument (as unto the Lord); and Bible based lessons about the songs you play, as well as the “stories” that inspired the songs. NO matter your skill level…come enjoy the gift of playing an instrument for His honor.

  • Leaders: Scotty Gibson, Herschel Barnes, Brit Green
  • Cost: $0

Flea Market Flip For Missions (Family Life Center)

Join this creative class to flip used furniture. All proceeds go to The Refuge Church NOLA. Contact Melissa Kinney for details.

  • Leaders: Melissa Kinney
  • Cost: $0

Attend One, Serve One (Children’s Area)

If you are willing to serve in the Children’s Area so others can attend or teach CLU classes, please sign up ASAP, or call the Children’s Ministry Office for this class. Thanks ahead of time for serving!

Media (E214)

Join this class to experience where the creative mind illustrates beauty for the purpose of the church while glorifying God. We will go over the following: Soundboard, ProPresenter3, Live Stream, Lights, Camera, Social Media, Graphic Design, and Video Editing.

  • Leaders: Hunter Brobst
  • Cost: $0

Introduction to Spanish (E128)

Have you considered going to Mexico on a mission trip; however, you weren’t sure how you would communicate? This class will give you a basic introduction into the Spanish language and Hispanic culture to help you communicate the Gospel when you encounter Spanish speaking peoples.

  • Leaders: Hannah Hagerhjelm
  • Cost: $0

3 Circles Evangelism Training (E210)

Join our team to learn further how to share Jesus effectively. This group will specifically train how to give a survey at the Easter outreach event that leads to a gospel presentation.

  • Leaders: Jeremy Dreher
  • Cost: $0

Hats for the Homeless (A112)

Join this class to make hats, scarves and other assorted items for homeless family members. What a great way to use your skill to help others experience the love of Christ!

  • Leaders: Joy Bunch
  • Cost: $0

The Deacon I Want To Be (E125)

All candidates being considered for the position of deacon at FBC Haughton will be contacted to attend this study that takes a look at the deacon and his worthiness, his work, his wife, his worship, and his witness.

  • Leaders: Pastor Gevan Spinney & Jayme Taylor
  • Cost: $10

Student Classes

Student Praise Team (FLC Gym) 

Students who have a heart to lead worship are encouraged to use their gifts and passion. This group will meet at 4:30pm in the gym.

  • Number of Sessions: Ongoing
  • Leaders: Paul & Brittany Koiner
  • Cost: $0

30-Minute Missions (FLC)

Through mission projects, students will share the love of Christ all across Haughton! Each week the group will gather in the gym to get their instructions then load FBCH buses to complete the mission.

  • Number of Sessions: 8
  • Leaders: Stacy Lewis & Heather Randolph
  • Cost: $0

Feed the Dog (FLC) – Guys Only

Through the artistry of illusion and his unique gift of evangelism, Brock Gill will guide guys (6th-12th Grade) to realize the importance of nourishing the Spirit through the daily practice of spiritual disciplines.

  • Number of Sessions: 8
  • Leaders: Blake Lewis
  • Cost: $0

A Beautiful Story (FLC) – Girls Only

Erin Davis will lead girls (6th-12th Grade) to explore the lives of 10 Old Testament women whose seemingly ordinary lives point the spotlight toward an extraordinary God. This study taps into the power of a story to discover God’s character and redemptive plan in all of Scripture.

  • Number of Sessions: 8
  • Leaders: Sherrie Singleton
  • Cost: $0

Senior Seminar (Youth Room) – Juniors & Seniors Only

It is critical that our upper classmen are prepared to face the young adulthood with a proper worldview. “Thinking Like a Christian” is a study that explains a Christian worldview and builds a student’s confidence in confronting alternative worldviews. In addition, students who complete the study and are accepted to Louisiana College are eligible to receive a scholarship. This group will meet at 7:15pm in the Youth Room each week.

  • Number of Sessions: 12
  • Leaders: Brandon Lewis
  • Cost: $0

Children’s Classes

DOES GOD HAVE A FAVORITE COLOR? (Preschool Suite) – (Birth-Kindergarten)

Preschoolers love crayons, and what they can draw with them! Crayons will be used to connect Bible stories from the Old & New Testaments.

I’M A CHRISTIAN! NOW WHAT? (E203) – (Grades 1-5)

Now that you have make the most important decision of your life, what’s next? Growing in your relationship with God is what we all need. During this time, children will learn more about what it means to be a Christian and follow Christ. Parents will join their child during the last class for a “Celebration Night!”

  • Leaders: Martha Turner & Debbie Lindor

BIBLE DASH – (Grades 1 – 3)

KIDS + BIBLE = FUN? NO KIDDING!

What if every parent and child in our church could quickly find any reference in the Bible? What if the Bible was seen as easy to use? These “What Ifs” can come true with intentional (AND FUN) hands-on activities. Through games, activities, stories, crafts and cool snacks, Bible Dash will help all children learn valuable skills that will last a life time!

  • 1st Grade – Room E204 – Leaders: Jason & Ashley Sanchez
  • 2nd Grade – Room E200 – Leaders: Lacey Lewis & Lauren Aldrich
  • 3rd Grade – Room E202 – Leaders: Daniel Lowery & Tina Glasgow

THE IMPACT of 10 SECONDS: BIBLE DRILL (E201) – (Grades 4-5)

Ten Seconds. What can be done in 10 seconds? Can you make a bed? Can you finish your homework? Bible Drill is an opportunity for older children to become more familiar with their Bible and further develop application of the Bible in their lives.

  • Leaders: Jennifer Igo, Zondra Bayne, & Cathy Weeks