Being part of a Sunday School class is a great way of getting to know other followers of Jesus, receive good Bible teaching, and participate in a group that’s learning about the Christian faith. There are over 20 different classes to choose from.

College

Room: 200, 2nd Floor of SE Lobby
Ages: 18-25
Class Size: Medium 

This class is for college-age individuals, both those who are currently attending college and those who are not. They study how the Bible and contemporary issues intersect with plenty of discussion. They have regular social activities.

Fellowship of the Rings

Room: 124
Ages: 20-30
Class Size: Small

Consisting primarily of couples in first few years of marriage, most are also in the early stages of their work life. Class format includes presentation and discussion of Bible passage, or a topic pertaining to Christian discipleship or marriage. Periodic activities for fellowship and group life outside of class are a component of Fellowship of the Rings class.

Young Adult 101 (Hidden)

Room: 205, 2nd Floor of SW Lobby
Ages: 20-30
Class Size: Small

Young Adult 101 was created for single and married young adults. Topics include making wise decisions, serving God and others, being grateful for what God is doing, and developing healthy relationships with God and others. There is a significant amount of class time dedicated to discussion. Social activities are characteristic of this class.

Kairos

Room: 322
Ages: Those in their 20's-20's
Class Size: Small          

Dr. Blair Spindle teaches this class through focused discussion on a Bible passage. It is specifically targeting those in their 20’s who are looking for a place to connect. They are focused on creating community and discovering what it means to be a disciple of Christ. This is a friendly and energetic group of people, who have regular social and service events.

Roots

Room: 023 Lower Level
Ages: 20's and 30's
Class Size: Medium

Roots is a friendly, informal class, a mix of persons who are single and married couples, many with young children. They spend time digging deeper into the Bible and Christian living through discussion.

Journey

Room: Upstairs Exercise Room, FLC
Ages: 25-40
Class Size: Medium 

This class strives to be welcoming and inclusive. They are a very social group of married couples with children. They desire to grow spiritually and engage in a lot of discussion.

180°

Room: 210 2nd Level
Ages: 30-50  
Class Size: Medium         

This class is team taught. This class was created as a resource for parents in the child-raising phase of life. Lesson topics include current Christian literature, books of the Bible, and marriage enrichment studies. The group is friendly, talkative, and active.

Ladies of Legacy

Room: Craft Room
Ages: 30-70  
Class Size: Small         

This class is for women who are single, divorced, or married who attend alone, and is taught by Paula Anderson. Ladies of Legacy is a prayerful and supportive class, welcoming anyone with love. Many different backgrounds are represented, and everyone connects well with one another through discussion time and prayer.

Circle of Friends

Room: 025, Lower Level
Ages: 35-65
Class Size: Large          

This group is focused on living out their faith and in outreach. This class is made up single people and married couples, many with children, with many life stages represented. They are active in social events and service opportunities.

The Gathering

Room: 024, Lower Level
Ages: 40-55
Class Size: Small          

This group primarily consists of married couples and single people with children. This group of people in the prime of their work and careers desire to be welcoming of newcomers and those who don’t have family attending church with them. The gathering alternates focusing on Bible passages and topical studies.

Salt and Light

Room: Family Life Center Gym
Ages: 40-65
Class Size: Medium         

A highly interactive class with purposeful discussion. Salt and Light includes people who are single, married, those who have kids and those who do not. Teaching and discussion is focused on Christian discipleship in all stages of life. In addition to weekly fellowship, regular social events are planned.

Better Homes and Lives

Room: 027, Lower Level
Ages: 45-60
Class Size: Small       

A smaller class with a family-like atmosphere, some members are single, some married couples. Some have children at home, others are “empty nesters”. The class focuses on Bible study through lecture-style teaching, and includes time for sharing and prayer.

Heart to Heart

Room: 026, Lower Level
Ages: 48- 70            
Class Size: Medium        

This class is not only relational and inter active, they have a long track record as being a service oriented class. Class members come from a variety of backgrounds and ages, and it is their mission to make everyone feel included. Teaching style includes a presentation by the teacher with significant opportunity for discussion and prayer.

Cornerstone

Room: 100
Ages: 50-70    
Class Size: Small   

Cornerstone class has an active, engaging atmosphere. Lecture, discussion, and video are all a part of the learning method in this class. They have regular social events and includes people from various life stages and backgrounds.

Lifelifters

Room: 022, Chapel
Ages: 50-70
Class Size: Small        

Lifelifters utilizes a team-teaching format that features different styles of teaching. Support of each other in prayer is a significant trait of this class. Most have grown children. Lifelifters has regular social gatherings as well.

Sonseekers

Room: 150, Chapel
Ages: 50-70
Class Size: Large

This class is made up of people from a wide range of occupations, social-economic levels, most with grown children. Many of the class members are involved in ministries at BFC. The class is generous, mission-minded and socially active with small group suppers and several social events throughout the year.

Reach Out

Room: 122, Main Level
Ages: 45-85
Class Size: Large    

A mixture of those still in the work force and those now retired, this class often sings together, with sharing and discussion on a weekly basis. Reach Out has an annual class retreat. Each week’s lessons are based on Scripture, rarely using other book or video resources.

Great Expectations

Room: 151, Chapel
Ages: 55-75
Class Size: Large           

Here’s a class with a heritage that began over 50 years ago. It’s full of faithful, encouraging and caring people, who have continued to welcome and add new members. Single, married and widowed individuals comprise the class. Some are in the workforce, some are retired. They begin each week’s session around the coffee and snack table with ample banter. The class format is mostly lecture with some general discussion. Once a quarter, they have a potluck meal together for the Sunday noon meal. Great Expectations is mission-centered, investing in the Great Commission in a variety of ways.

Get Real

Room: 152, Chapel
Ages: 45-80
Class Size: Large         

This class is a lively group, somewhat traditional in their format, very welcoming to newcomers. Their learning style is through lecture presentation with some discussion and praying together. They are service-oriented, and host regular social events outside of class time.

Fellowship

Room: 121, Main Level
Ages: 60-95
Class Size: Medium          

Enjoying a lecture-style Bible study using Nazarene Adult Sunday School Curriculum, this class contains some of our most senior treasures. Most class members have both children and grandchildren who are grown. They have snacks, coffee, a lesson, discussion to learn from each other and prayer together.

The Better Life

Room: 020, Lower Level
Ages: 60-70
Class Size: Small         

Each week the class format centers on a discussion format with the focus being reflecting on the pastor’s sermon, sharing reflections and seeking to make individual application.

Kumjoynus

Room: 123, Main Level
Ages: 67-85
Class Size: Large            

This is a faithful and caring group that has been in existence as a class for a long time. They use the Nazarene Sunday School literature for Bible study with lecture-style teaching. The class frequently opens with singing, and has regular social events.

Escuela Dominical

Room: 157
All ages welcome    
Class Size: Small        

Dr. Jerry Rice teaches Escuela Dominical, which is BFC’s only Spanish-speaking Sunday School class. The class sessions are mostly discussion based, and the group has occasional social events outside of class.

Dr. Jerry Rice es maestro de la única esquela dominical de BFC que hablan en españole. Las sesiones de clases se basan principalmente discusión, y el grupo tiene eventos sociales ocasionales fuera de la clase.