Adult Discipleship


Adult Sunday School Classes

Adult classes are offered each Sunday at 10:00 a.m. during the school year. Classes combine during the summer.

As A Child

  • Location: M207
  • Curriculum: Year-long study of the gospel of Mark and Paul’s prison epistles
  • Teacher: Jim Boyd

Faith Connections

  • Location: Room M102
  • Curriculum: Join those in their 30s and 40s as well as anyone young at heart for this class focused on fellowship and learning how to live as a disciple of Christ in our everyday lives. We will study a variety of DVD Based Short Term Studies including God’s Messy Family, Unafraid, Reckless Love, Love to Stay, Short Stories by Jesus and a seasonal study for Advent.
  • Teachers: Adam & Elizabeth Smith & class members


  • Location: Fellowship Hall
  • Curriculum: This large group class provides an opportunity for lecture and discussion using a variety of short-term Biblical and Topical studies including The God We can Know, Enough, A Study of the Psalms, 6 Ways to Encounter God & seasonal studies for Advent & Lent
  • Teachers: Karen Bonds, Ronnie Glenn, Ed Martin, Sandy Rea, & Jeff Shouse

Holy Grounds

  • Location: Fellowship Hall Parlor
  • Curriculum: This class offers a relaxed atmosphere where adults of all ages can spend time getting to know each other and growing in faith using a variety of DVD Based Short Term Studies to foster discussion including Making Sense of the Bible,Moses, Renovate, The Bible Jesus Read, and a seasonal study during Advent.
  • Teachers: John Lee, Wendy Matherly, & class members


  • Location: M210
  • Curriculum: This small group class utilizes Feasting on the Word to provide a lecture and discussion around one of the lectionary Bible passages assigned to that particular Sunday, which may mean that it helps class participants connect with the Sunday worship service as well.
  • Teachers: Maggie Bost, James Bunge, Bob Mobley, & Murray White

Why Christian?

  • Location: M312
  • Curriculum: This small group class chooses provocative books that encourage authentic and deep discussion about how our faith intersects with everyday life. Participants should be willing to purchase and read each book and come prepared to share in discussion. Respectful dialog is practiced during group discussions. The group will begin the year reading and discussing the book, The Church of Us vs. Them by David E. Fitch.
  • Class Facilitators: Thomas Monroe, Alex White, Megan Watson, Charley Faulkenberry

Current Weekday Adult Bible Studies


Wednesday Morning Bible Study

Wednesdays 9:30 – 11:00 am
The Wednesday morning Bible Study is open to any adults interested in an in-depth look at the Book of Deuteronomy. Class leadership is shared among church staff and class participants. Class members commit to read two chapters of the book each week in preparation for class. This group supports each other and those who can’t worship regularly due to health concerns through prayer and support.

Where: Room M312

When: Sept 4 – May 20

Contact: Susan Palmer, 803-448-8162,


Tuesday Morning Bible Study 

1st Tuesday of the month - 10 am
This small group Women’s group will study the Psalms and discussed their implications for our daily lives. Leadership is shared among class participants. New participants are welcome

Where: Room M201 

When: Sept-May

Contact: Judy Cowell, 803-984-3878,

2nd Thursday of the month - 10am 

This group will chose a different book to read and discuss each month, alternating between fiction and nonfiction selections. New participants are welcome.

Where: Fellowship Hall Parlor

When: 2nd Thursday of every month

Contact: Karen Bonds, 803-487-4840,

Sunday Night Live

Sunday Night Live offers learning opportunities (followed by a congregational dinner) for children and adults of all ages over five consecutive weeks in the fall and spring each year. Adult opportunities include a variety of options from Bible studies to creative classes to topics of interest in the church and our community. These elective classes change every semester. Click here for more information on SNL.