We are so glad that you are visiting our webpage. This is the place if you are a “twenty something single”, engaged, married for five months or 50 years. We exist to equip you in the life stage you are in. Click through the options below that will help you connect!
If you’re looking for information on Life Groups for your children or students, click here.
College & Career - Brad & Julie Ables
Family Life Center 167
Out of high school and/or college, but not feeling like an adult yet? This is for you. Young, fresh teachers, and several social events throughout the year.
Ages 18 - 24
Young Marrieds - Mark and Lydia Sharpe
Family Life Center 202
Recently married? No children? Maybe you have a newborn or children in Pre-school? This class is geared for young couples who are navigating through the “joys” of early marriage to come together and share burdens and encouragement. Be prepared for baby showers!
Ages 20s - 35
Paul and Nancy Rose - 30’s and 40’s
Family Life Center 205
Have kids in elementary, middle, or high school? You’ll fit in here. Most of these class members have navigated the early years of marriage and finally have kids out of diapers! Come enjoy lively discussion, and fun social family events throughout the year.
Ages 30s - 40s
30’s, 40’s, and 50’s - Mark and Mary Cass Stewart
Family Life Center 203
This class is the next step from the 30’s and 40’s class, as most of these members have children in middle, high, and college. Some even have kids who have graduated college (but don’t call them old!) This class has lively discussion each week, and is active throughout the year with socials.
Ages 30s - 50s
40’s, 50’s, and 60’s - Lee and Jennifer Downing
Family Life Center 201
Don’t let the ages fool you, this class is young at heart and feisty in spirit! Most of these members have college-aged children, or children who are starting their own families. You’ll find a lot of happy young grandparents in here. This class is also active throughout the year with class get-togethers.
Ages 40s - 60s
The Melting Pot - Kenny and Linda Burdette
Family Life Center 204
The class name says it all! This class is made up of folks of all ages, 20’s through 70’s! This is a fun group who isn’t afraid to say what they really believe. (They get that from their teacher.) What makes this class so special is the inter-generational model where the “seasoned” class members can encourage the younger ones, and where the younger members help keep the older folks feeling young!
50’s and 60’s - Nick Phillips
main building Room 158
This class is made up of members who are nearing the joy of retirement, or have recently retired. Most of these members are grandparents and enjoying this time of life.
Ages Late 50s and 60s
60’s and 70’s - Jim Orr
main building Room 159
This class is mostly retirees who are still on the go! They are very active in the life of the church, and have several class events scattered throughout the year. You will find a place to plug-in if you join this class.
Ages Mid 60s and 70s
60’s and 70’s Part 2 - Bill Gross
main building Room 160
Did I tell you that we have some fun retired church members? This class is full of folks who don’t quite understand the word “retired.” They are very involved in the life of the church, many of their members will be found around the church mowing grass, painting walls, making dresses, and so much more. You won’t get bored in this class.
Ages Mid 60s and 70s
70’s and 80’s - Peggy Murdock
main building Room 163
Don’t let the ages fool you. Mrs. Peggy has to stay on her toes with these “old timers.” They are so full of the Lord that one of them got bit by a mosquito and the mosquito started singing “There’s Power in the Blood.”
Ages 70 and above
Anglers - Joe Swaim
MAIN BUILDING 164
Mr. Joe likes to say, “The only way you promote OUT of his class is when you promote to Heaven!” This group of senior adult men take their Bible study and prayer time serious, but most of this class is very active in the life of the church as well.
Ages 60 and above, Men only
The King’s Daughters - Karen Quinton
Family Life Center 200
A fun & diverse group of women: single, married, widowed, divorced. Be
prepared to laugh, learn & cry together. This class typically uses curriculum geared especially for women.
Ages 20 and above, Ladies only
Seekers - Elaine Gay
MAIN BUILDING Conference Room
This class consists of women in all walks of life. Some are still working and raising families, some are newly retired, and some have been retired for years. Be ready to laugh, because this class has some fun, and crazy, ladies in it!
Ages 40s - 80s, Ladies only
Homemakers - Sallie Adams
MAIN BUILDING Room 162
This class is full of retired ladies who don’t know how to slow down. They love doing class socials together, but leave the men at home! They are always planning their next event together, and also are very engaged throughout the life of the church. They are lovingly referred to as the “Golden Girls” class thanks to their fun personalities.
Ages 80 and above, Ladies only
BYKOTA - Linda Johnsey
LISA BLALACK OFFICE (MAIN HALLWAY)
What is Bykota mean? Be Ye’ Kind One To Another. This sweet group of senior adult ladies models that in every aspect of their lives. They may not be as young as they once were, but they always enjoy their time together. Ages 80 and above, Ladies only