Adults of all ages have many opportunities for study, spiritual growth, service and fellowship at First Baptist. Small group studies on various topics and support groups prepare adults for living as a mature Christian in today’s world.
Precept Coed Study – 2 Peter: How to Keep from Falling
Orientation Session: Wednesday, August 8, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. in room MB244
Study Begins: Sunday, August 12, 5–7 p.m. in Room FB313 (Childcare begins at 4:45 pm.)
In a day when false teachers are leading countless people astray, to live effectively for Christ we need to know the truth. Learn to live effectively and grow in spiritual discernment. This in-depth, 8-lesson study led by Mike Adams will transform the way you study your Bible! New students to the Precept Inductive Bible Study method must attend orientation on Wednesday, August 8, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in Room MB244. $18 workbook orders may be placed at the orientation.
Galatians for You by Tim Keller
Begins Sunday, August 12, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in room MB246 (8 sessions)
Join David Woods as he leads this study of Galatians using the book, Galatians for You, by Tim Keller. Tim Keller writes, “Galatians is all about the gospel – the gospel all of us need throughout all of our lives. It’s dynamite, and I pray that its powerful message explodes in your heart as you read this book.” Cost of study book: $8.
The Gospel for Real Life: Turn to the Liberating Power of the Cross … Every Day by Jerry Bridges – Begins Wednesday, August 15, 6–7 p.m. in Room FB313
Join Dr. Gil McKee as he takes you through this wonderful, 8-week study of the gospel. What difference does the gospel make? The gospel of Jesus Christ is the door to eternal life, but what difference does it make once we’re inside God’s kingdom? Jerry Bridges says the gospel is the very lifeblood of our walk with God. Without a doubt it is the key to our salvation, but it is also the power for our daily progress in holiness. Discover how to “preach the gospel to yourself daily” and so partake of its continuous transforming power. Cost of book: $11.
Focus on the Family’s The Truth Project – Begins Wednesday, August 22, 6–7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Join Joe Armour for this 12-session, video-driven small group study designed to equip believers with a comprehensive biblical worldview. Practically and personally, participants will be reintroduced to the truth claims of God. The Truth Project discusses in detail God’s design for living out the Christian worldview in daily life – looking at all of life from God’s perspective.
Minister to Adults and Outreach
- DivorceCare – Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m.
- GriefShare – Sundays, 4:00 p.m.