Sunday School at Providence provides a place where…
- People of all ages can grow in their knowledge of the Bible.
- You can meet and fellowship with other people growing in their faith.
- You can develop relationships with people going through some of the same life issues you may be facing.
- You can experience and share the joy of being a Christian, providing opportunities to serve and minister.
- Parents can leave their children in a safe place while the whole family participates in Bible study.
- At Providence, we have Sunday School (Bible study) classes for every age group. Currently, all classes are located in the East Campus Education Buildings.
- Bible Studies for Life is a series of curriculum for all ages, babies through adults, intentionally designed to help connect the unconnected, strengthen families, and disciple people with wisdom. This curriculum is used by our preschool and children’s classes and several of our adult classes.
Meets each Sunday morning at 9:15 am
PRESCHOOL DIVISION (Bed Babies – Kindergarten)
Classes provided for each developmental stage of preschool, using LifeWay’s Kids: Bible Studies for Life curriculum.
Teachers: Shelia Daughtry & Jessica Lene’
Room: E113 (First floor, Preschool/CDC Area)
Toddlers & 2-Year-Olds
Teachers: Lelia Gilmer & Charlene Riddle
Room: E116 (First floor, Preschool/CDC Area)
3 Year Olds
Teacher: Margaret Belcher
Room: E114 (First floor, Preschool/CDC Area)
4 Year Olds
Teachers: Bobby & Nita Johnson
Room: E206 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
5 Year Olds/Kindergarten
Teachers: Laura Pattillo
Room: E213 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
CHILDREN’S DIVISION (Grades 1 – 6)
Classes help children learn Bible knowledge that will lead them to recognize their need for a relationship with Jesus. Using LifeWay’s Kids: Bible Studies for Life curriculum, children are taught Bible truths as they study the lives of Old and New Testament Bible people and the life of Jesus.
Grade 1& 2
Teachers: Coye & Larissa Yeager
Room: E213 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Grades 3 & 4
Teachers: Kelly Langley & Pamela Pattillo
Room: E218 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Grades 5 & 6 Boys
Teacher: Clint Langley
Room: E220 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Grades 5 & 6 Girls
Teachers: Anna Hovey & Joyce Terrell
Room: E222 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
YOUTH DIVISION (Grades 7 – 12)
Strengthening the biblical and spiritual foundation developed while in the Children’s Division, the desire is to lead young people from childhood towards adulthood. During this ever-changing time for teenagers, consistent and well-grounded Bible study provides learning of God’s never changing love and character, providing teens the opportunity to grow in their relationship with their Savior, Jesus Christ.
Grades 7 & 8, Coed
Teachers: Josh & Payton Carter
Room: B113 (Basement)
Curriculum: Fuel, Igniting New Life with God’s Story is a LifeWay video-driven Bible study that presents 96 of the major stories in chronological order over a two-year period, walking students through the major narratives of the Bible.
Grades 9 – 12, Coed
Teachers: Jason & Michelle Conner
Room: B112/114 (Basement)
Curriculum: Known, A LifeWay student curriculum with a holistic approach to spiritual development, helps students KNOW God, OWN their faith, and make their faith KNOWN. Students will study topics from spiritual development areas such as lordship, disciplines, character, discernment, relationships, and influence.
Bible study classes provide a place for fellowship and friendship and a place where growth in Bible knowledge is a key factor of class time. Our adult classes are loosely arranged by age. You are encouraged to check out classes that might interest you, then become involved in a Bible study class on a regular basis.
Thru the Bible Class (Coed)
Teacher: Gary Waters
Room: B109/B111 (Basement)
Using The Daily Bible in Chronological Order, 365 Daily Readings, NIV, this class reads through the Bible in a year’s time. Participants complete the daily reading assignment, then survey key items from the week’s readings on Sunday.
YOUNGER ADULTS: The move from high school to college or working that first full-time job can be most challenging. Marriage also provides it own opportunities to grow. Our goal is to help young adults discover the need for a good support team that a Sunday School class can provide, encouraging them as they grow in their spiritual life as a single person or as a married couple.
College & Career (Coed)
Teacher: Jason & Michelle Conner
Room: B112/114 (Basement)
Curriculum: LifeWay’s Collegiate study guide provides a refreshing combination of Bible study and feature articles centered on biblical truth and issues relevant to college students and younger single adults.
IMAGINE Class (Younger Married Adults)
Teacher: Danny LeCompte
Room: S203 (Choir Room)
Curriculum: LifeWay’s Bible Studies for Life for Young Adults, is the basis of class discussion and learning based scriptures that guide young adults in their everyday life as young parents and young professionals.
MEDIAN ADULTS: Median adults face many challenges as they lead their families, raise children, experience work-related opportunities or disappointments and medical issues. A host of other life issues threatens to make life difficult. Having a source of support for these good and not so good times is important, and Sunday School classes offer such support.
Whosoever Class (Ladies)
Teacher: Melissa Claunch
Room: E209 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Curriculum: LifeWay’s Bible Studies for Life: Adults is designed with the understanding that parents lead impossibly busy lives. It’s geared toward strengthening individuals, couples, and entire families. It encourages parents to discuss the struggles relative to their lives and continue their quest for God’s truth in a world of many expectations.
TLC Class (Coed)
Teacher: Wayne Poe
Room: E204 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Curriculum: This class studies various books of the Bible, using materials prepared by the teacher.
Ebenezer Class (Coed)
Teacher: Wanda Dotson
Room: E201/203 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Curriculum: Explore the Bible, by LifeWay, is an in-depth, expository Bible study series built to lead adult Sunday School members through major biblical themes and truths in weekly Scripture passages, personal study, and life application.
SENIOR ADULTS: The senior years is a time of reflection upon life, but most importantly a time to look forward to all God has planned for senior adults now. LifeWay’s Bible Studies For Life for Senior Adults curriculum challenges a generation already full of life’s experiences to discover new ones in their service to the Lord, and to pass on to younger generations the legacy of their faith.
Joy Class (Ladies)
Teacher: Evelyn Senn
Room: E214 (Upstairs, Education Bldg.)
Encourager Class (Coed)
Teacher: Gary Kenney
Omega Class (Ladies)
Teacher: Judy Watson
Room: E105 (Fellowship Hall)
Senior Adult Men
Teacher: Doug Smith
Room: B108 (Basement)