Christian Education exists to establish a strong biblical and spiritual foundation in the lives of believers, build faith that transforms individuals and communities to the glory of God, and produce faithful and fruitful people through meaningful, Word-centered instruction concerning Christian doctrine and relevant topics of our time
Discipleship Institute Sunday Courses 2020
Quarter 1 January - March 8:30 AM (Antioch) & 10:00 AM (OHB)
Introduction to Old Testament Canon and Theology
An introductory study of the Canon and text of the Old Testament along with an understanding of the composition, themes, authorship, date, and design of each book. Special attention is given to narrative as well as distinctions among the major sections.
Location: RM 152 (Antioch) / Lecture Hall (OHB)
Seasons of Marriage
The seasons of marriage come and go. Each one holds the potential for emotional health and happiness, and each one has its challenges. This class will explore real-life circumstances common to most marriages that define these seasons. No matter what season you find yourself, you can thrive in the midst!
Location: RM 153 (Antioch) / RM 251-252 (OHB
Growing in God through Spiritual Disciplines
A study of the theology and practice of the classical spiritual disciplines including prayer, fasting, biblical meditation, confession, and fellowship. This course is designed to help students understand, engage in and lead others in the practice of various spiritual disciplines.
Location: Sanctuary (Antioch)/ Sanctuary (OHB)
A Time to Break Silence:
A 13-Week Study for Teens
Students will explore, identify, and discuss religious themes evident in some of Dr. King’s most well-known and frequently taught classic works, including “Letter from Birmingham Jail” and “I Have a Dream,” as well as lesser-known pieces such as “The Sword that Heals” and “What Is Your Life’s Blueprint?” that speak to issues young people face today.
Location: Teen Church (Antioch) / RM 248 & 249 (OHB)
Primary (Ages 7-11)
The primary age group is considered the most open age groups to hearing God’s Word and applying it to their daily lives. This class encourages children through weekly lessons matched with traditional Bible stories, contemporary stories based on Bible themes, quizzes, and special activities that call kids to action in the coming week.
Location: Kid Zone Worship Center (Antioch) / Youth Wing 171 (OHB
Preschool (Ages 4-6)
Christian Education is a life-long process. Laying a solid foundation begins in the early years. Our preschool class is geared toward introducing our youngest learners and future leaders to the Christian faith. Children will learn how to care for each other, hear sacred stories and engage the lesson of the day with art, movement, and play.
Location: Kid Zone Preschool Center (Antioch) / Youth Wing 175 (OHB)