Spring 2019 Courses

 

February 17- April 14 6:00pm

CLU Kick-off Fellowship February 17 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

Empowered and Engaged: Reaching the Unreached (Main Sanctuary)

What is a SEND city? How does FBCH plan to reach the world with the gospel and what is my role in that plan? Join this large group study to learn how to reach the world through First Baptist Haughton! 

  •   Leaders: Dr. Gevan Spinney & Guest Speakers
  •   Cost: $0

Men

Act Like Men (E120)

The need is urgent and the time is now for genuine revival in the hearts of men. It’s time for you to take a step toward living out God’s calling. Join this phenomenal study to learn better how to Act Like Men.

  •   Leaders: Larry Farmer
  •   Cost: $10

Women

Precepts – Forgiveness: Breaking the Power of the Past (A112)

Ladies, unleash the healing power of forgiveness. In this 6-week study, you’ll encounter the depths of God’s mercy and discover how choosing forgiveness can free you from a painful past and propel you toward being all that God intends you to be. We meet each Tuesday morning in room A112 at 9:30 AM starting February 12. For more information, please contact Mrs. Peggy Causey, 949-0104. Register online or contact the church office today.

  • Leaders: Peggy Causey (Tuesdays)
  • Cost: $8.75

Fingerprints of God (E208)

Fingerprints of God: Recognizing God’s Touch on Your Life teaches us to recognize six things we can experience because of God’s touch: honor, intimacy, shelter, guidance, redemption, and refinement.

  •   Leader: Jennifer Nitz
  •   Cost: $14

A Journey To Better Health: (A112)

Is balancing your devotions, nutrition, and fitness a struggle? There are no quick fixes for your health to your body and soul. Just like your spiritual walk, it’s a lifelong journey. This class will provide resources that bring health to your body and soul, so you can experience life to its fullest. You will leave equipped with physical and spiritual strengths. 

  •   Leader: Leelee Verhoef 
  •   Cost: $15

Mom Set Free (E125)

Moms are told that we have to get it all right so our kids turn out right, that their entire futures ride on our ability to perfectly orchestrate their lives, and that the strength of their faith hinges on ours. These are impossible standards. Join this study to learn how the Good News of the Gospel empowers us to live and parent in the freedom for which Christ set us free!

  •   Leader: Whitney Lester & Dorrie Waggoner
  •   Cost: $13

Family

Vocal Enhancement (Choir Suite)

This class is designed to help people that have a desire to become a more effective worshiper in the Praise Choir. You can expect to increase your knowledge and ability to use your voice to praise our Lord. Topics we cover…Music, art or heart; Choral book notations; Vocal Dynamics; Voice Control; Pitch control; Articulation; Breath Control; Blending Harmony parts; Stage presence.

  • Leader: Traci Ramsey
  • Cost: $0

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 can purchase this book in the church office. Please register by clicking a button on this page.

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- Creating an Atmosphere of Grace (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.

  • Leader: Shawn & Sandra Fargerson
  • Cost: $10 (scholarships available)

Love and Respect (Married & Nearly Married) (E207)

Why do we negatively react to each other in marriage (The Crazy Cycle)? How do I best motivate my spouse (The Energizing Cycle)? What if my spouse does not respond to me (The Rewarded Cycle)? Join this study to find fresh ways to love and be loved for a lifetime!!

  • Leaders: Rocky & Tammie Benoit and Larry & Brenda Small
  • Cost: $10

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: Mike Keith
  • Cost: $109/Couple

Ministry/Missions

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

Disaster Relief (E216)

Join our Disaster Relief team to be trained to respond as an official DR volunteer. Participants will also learn how to use and set up the DR trailer.

  • Leader: Randy Chaney & Jeremy Dreher
  • Cost: $0

Pillowcases for Cancer Patients (A117)

Join this beginners sewing class to make pillowcases for cancer patients. What a great way to learn how to sew and use your skill to help others experience the love of Christ!

  • Leader: Joy Bunch
  • Cost: $0

Resolving Everyday Conflict (E206)

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: Fred & Beth McAnn
  • Cost: $10

Strumming for Jesus (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: William Norton & Brit Green
  • 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!

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 weekly at 4:30pm to rehearse and prepare to lead worship at Student Midweek on Wednesday nights.

  • Leaders: Paul & Brittany Koiner
  • Cost: $0

Drama (FLC Cross Room)

Presenting a skit, monologue, or creative interpretation is a great way to emphasize the truths of the Bible! Students will meet weekly at 4:00pm to create, rehearse, and prepare to present their production on a Wednesday night.

  • Leader: Lesley Duke
  • Cost: $0

Closer: How to be a Student who makes Disciples (FLC)

Students will learn a practical, easy-to-implement model to help them grow in their faith. This study offers a manual for making disciples, addressing the what, why, where, and how of discipleship, as well as how to grow their relationship with God, how to defend their faith, and how to guide others to do the same.

  • Leader: Blake Lewis
  • Cost: $0

Authentic Love: Christ, Culture, and the Pursuit of Purity (FLC) Guys Study

Over the course of eight sessions, guys will discover the true attributes of a holy life that should shape our identity as followers of Christ. They will be challenged to reject the self-serving influences of culture and embrace what it means to pursue holiness and reflect the character of Christ.

  • Leader: Chad Wise & Kevin Houston
  • Cost: $0

Authentic Love: Christ, Culture, and the Pursuit of Purity (FLC) Girls Study

Speaking directly to the hearts of girls, author Amy-Jo Girardier exposes culture’s distorted messages about purity and love and reveals how God has created us for a life of personal holiness.

  • Leaders: Lesley Duke and Kenda Brotherton
  • 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.

  • K4-K5 – Rhino Room  Leader: Cassi Hall
  • 3 Year Old – Gator Room  Leader: Stormy Giddings

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

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, and life time, Bible Dash will help all children learn valuable skills!

  • 1st Grade – Room E202 – Leaders: Jason & Ashley Sanchez
  • 2nd Grade – Room E200 – Leaders: Lacey Lewis & Lauren Aldrich
  • 3rd-5th Grade – Room E204 – Leaders: Ken & Lloyce Lott & Tina Glasgow

THE IMPACT of 10 SECONDS: BIBLE DRILL (E201) – (Grades 4-6)

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