First Baptist Church offers a variety of seminars for adults of all ages. These meet on a rotating schedule, primarily on Wednesday and Sunday evenings. Most seminars will last five weeks. Some have fees attached to cover the cost of materials. Please contact Tamara Tillman Smathers, Minister of Education, at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more information.
March 4 through May 13
Wednesdays at 6:20 p.m. in the Dining Room
Led by Dr. Joel Snider
"Introduction to Acts"
March 4 Introduction to Acts / Luke's Themes / Two Apostles / Two Continents
March 11 The Early Church / Nostalgia and Reality Part I / The Ascension - 1:1-11 / Peter & Pentecost - Chapter 2
March 18 The Early Church / Nostalgia and Reality Part II / Telling the Truth About Cheating God - 5:1-11 / Persecution
Sunday - 5:17-42 / What Deacons Really Do and Why - Chapter 6
March 25 The Great Transitions Part 1 / Jewish to Gentile - 8:26-40; Chapter 10 / Peter to Paul - Chapter 9
April 1 The Great Transitions Part II / Jerusalem to Antioch - Chapter 11 / Pharisee to Missionary - Chapter 22
April 8 The Great Transitions Part III / Paul in Asia - Chapter 13-15 / Paul to Europe (Philippi & Thessalonica)
April 15 Paul in Athens - 17:16-34 / Paul in Corinth - 18:1-11
April 22 Paul in Corinth - 18:12-28 / Paul in Ephesus - 19:1;20:13-28
April 29 Return to Jerusalem - Chapters 21-23
May 6 To the Ends of the Earth - Chapters 24-28
May 13 Final Review - Insights and Questions
Monday Morning Women's Bible Study
Tamara Smathers leads this Bible Study for women in our church as well as the community.
Join us each Monday at 10:00 a.m. in the Dining Room and invite someone to come with you.