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Saturday Study Classes

9am The Gospel of John: An Inductive Experience

with Larry Engel--Room 104C

The early bird gets the worm in this class! Join a dynamic sharing experience from the study of John. Receive and share the blessings offered. Connect with the Biblical messages and share your thinking. There is lots of dialogue and prayer. The Book of John offers rich insights for us today! Pastor Larry Engel is a long-time pastor, ministerial director, and missionary. He is an engaging presenter and creative thinker.

10am Adult Quarterly Class

with Doug Haydon, John Nosworthy, Jerry Jones & Philip VanArsdale--Room 104F

This class studies the Bible in-depth through the use and guidance of the Adult Sabbath School Quarterly used in Seventh-day Adventist churches around the world.  The class is inspirational, Christ-centered and encourages lively discussion in an open format. Come, learn and share your thoughts on the Quarterly Lesson. We look forward to meeting you Sabbath.

10am Along Life’s Pathway

with Leona Gulley, Vikki Garst, & others--Room 104D 

This class is for those who wish to build relational connections and who want to experience personal growth and spiritual insight. Attendees of any age are welcome.  Topics covered focus on understanding relationships and resolving problems the Biblical way. The class uses a book and DVD to aid in understanding and discussion. Class members enjoy hearing from each other about their struggles and growth while connecting with others on more than just an intellectual level.  Potlucks, working on projects together, emails, and socials are some of the tools used in relationship building.  Class members love to see members establish healthy relationships through a closer connection with God and church life. Leona Gulley and Vikki Garst are experienced small-group leaders.

10am Final Events

with Norman R. Gulley & Richard D'Avanzo --Room 203

The aim of this class is to prepare for final events on planet earth, and to provide inspiration and encouragement through biblical teaching and music. Each class begins with prayer requests and prayer time. Class members no longer fear final events as they focus on Christ—not the crisis—while learning how to be ready for what is coming. People of all ages attend and also enjoy a group potluck every other month.

Dr. Gulley is Research Professor in Systematic Theology at Southern Adventist University. He has taught last day events for many years, and written books on the topic which are translated into Spanish and Russian. Dr. D’Avanzo is a Counselor who has made the study of last-day events a focus for many years.

10am Friendship Class

with Krystal, Jason & Riley --Room 104C

Those who attend this class appreciate the opportunity to share their ideas, comments and ask questions in a non-threatening environment.  The class uses Sabbath School Quarterly lessons. We open by hearing from other class members about how his/her week went and any praises or prayer requests. These are written down and shared with the class via email.

10am Study of the Gospel of John

with Jim, David, Andrew, Tony, Jeff G., Phillip, Carl & Jeff B. -- Room 104B

This class is a bible study for those of any age who desire to go where Jesus and the Holy Spirit leads. Each week a class Facilitator leads a study that is open to all for comments and learning. The more input from the class the better, as we journey deeper into the rich knowledge of the Bible. This class studies at the pace of the attendees. We have no time line and make it a point to stay in the Word and be led by the Holy Spirit. We hope that this class will spread the love and understanding of Jesus. Each week our aim is to fall deeper in love with Him.

10am Ladies SS Fellowship

with Rhonda Atkins & Roseanne Tsui --Room 208
This class is especially offered for women who desire to find encouragement and support with the situations they face in life.  The class is flexible enough for ladies to enjoy study of the lesson in the Sabbath School quarterly, or to merely share and pray for one another and praise God for His blessings.  Come enjoy a period of rejuvenation, thought stimulation, and uplifting from the many responsibilities of life.  This class is led by Rhonda Atkins who is a social worker, and Roseanne Tsui, a Christian counselor.  Both love to assist ladies with their needs.

10am People in the Bible

with Ken DeFoor and Leon Mashchak--Room 218

This class currently is studying the life, contribution, and concerns of people in the Bible, focusing on a different person each week. All are invited to join in a lively discussion of many prominent people as their lives are portrayed in the Bible. This is a class that all can relate to and in which individuals can gain confidence in their own journey through life. This class anticipates transitioning to another topic shortly. Ken Defoor is in local business and Leon Mashchak is a retired religion teacher.

10am Seekers (30-somethings)

with Richard Elvin and friends--Room 104E
This class is for young adults in the age range of 30 and above.  The class focuses on making Christianity real.  Topics will be decided on by the class.

10am Young Adults

with Team--Room 104G&H

Sabbath School for Young Adults (20's and 30's) at the Collegedale Community Church. This class is styding Experiencing God by Hernry Blackaby. We are a group focused on building a strong community of belivers who are openi in sharing what ehtye have learned through God's word. Join us for singing and study.

11.30am Spanish Speaking SS Class

with Felicia Phillips--Room 218
All Spanish-speaking individuals and those who would like to learn Spanish are encouraged to attend this class which is using the current Spanish Sabbath School Quarterly.  The class meets for the comfort of the Spanish-speaking population and all those who would like to learn Spanish.  Members seek to fellowship, understand scripture and build relationships within the body of God.  Leading the class is Felicia Phillips, a dynamic experienced teacher, missionary, and committed Christian.

10am Christ's Intercession

with Roy Edwards -- Room 104A
This is a discussion group format, it started on February 1, 2014 & it will last about 13 weeks. Our resources are the Bible and Venden's book, Never Without An Intercessor. We invite you to come as we continue our spiritual jorney together. Call the facilitator, Roy Edwards at: 423.396.9788 with questions.