Sunday School

Sunday School at Jonesborough Presbyterian Church

A.Z. Howard Class - Adults

This class uses video and discussion to study biblical, theological, historical and archeological themes.

They will begin The Old Testament, a 24 lecture, Great Courses video series by Amy Levine of Vanderbilt Divinity School. Begins September 1, 2019.

Location: A.Z. Howard Room – enter the door by the office, go upstairs to the end of the hall. (Elevator available – just ask.)

Contacts: Tim Winter (309)287-4560

Granny Broyles Class - Adults

This class uses the adult Presbyterian Curriculum, The Present Word which covers biblical, topical and theological themes.

This quarter’s themes are God is Faithful, Response to God’s Faithfulness and Faith Leads to Holy Living. It begins on September 1, 2019. The format is mostly lecture.

Location:  Downstairs classroom on the right side as you enter the fellowship hall

Contact: Mary Lee Miller (423)753-6200

Balcony Class - Adults

Using a simple process called Ecclesial Reading of Scripture, this class studies lectionary texts on which Allen will base future sermons.  It is a version of the lectio divina for use by groups and involves personal interaction with a text and much conversation.

Location: Downstairs classroom on the left side as you enter the fellowship hall (use to meet in the balcony class)

Contacts:  Bill Reese (423)202-2943 or Allen Huff (423)444-9460

Nursery Class

Infant – Kindergarten

This class uses Growing In Grace and Gratitude which covers Bible stories and topics basic to reformed theology. Beginning September 1, 2019, this class will explore stories from the Old Testament.

Location: Enter the nursery through the outside door on the right side of the church near the kitchen.

Contact: Debbie Wall (423)928-1925

Elementary Class

1st – 5th grades

This class uses Growing In Grace and Gratitude which covers Bible stories and topics basic to reformed theology using stories, discussion, art and music.  Beginning September 1, 2019, this class will explore stories from the Old Testament.

Location: Elementary classroom – enter the door by the office, go upstairs and take the first door on the right into the youth area.  Classroom is across the youth area.

Contact:  Marianne Huff (704)466-1548

Youth

6th-12th grades

Sunday School at 10 am on Sunday mornings studying Big God, Big Questions which is a personal discipleship study.  

Location: Youth area – enter the door by the office, go upstairs and take the first door on the right into the youth area.

Contact: Brooke Ransdell, Youth Director (423)329-3492

brooke_hice@yahoo.com or JPC Youth Ministries, Facebook

 

Other Opportunities for Study

Monday Night Films and Book Study

A.Z. Howard Classroom (upstairs) at 7:00 pm

Films on creation and creation care the second and fourth Mondays in September. 

Book Study will begin in October every Monday night.  Title to be determined.

Contact:  Allen Huff (423)444-9460

Sunday Afternoon Book Study

This study will finish at the end of September.  It meets at 5 pm in downstairs classroom in fellowship hall.

Studying Brian McLaren’s book, We Make the Road by Walking:  A Year-Long Quest for Spiritual Formation, Reorientation and Activation

This is a survey of the Bible and a course in spiritual formation.

Contact:  Deb Burger (753)553-7545