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Adult Christian Education


Each guest or congregation member can find important support for their opportunity to adult-learningConnect, Learn, and Grow by participating in each of the following:

Adult Bible Study Fellowship Class (Sunday at 9:45am; Vander Bryan Classroom):  Starting January 6, 2019 Betty Dawson will begin a 6 week video-based series Simon Peter: Flawed But Faithful Disciple.  "He was not rich or educated but was familiar with hard work. He was quick-tempered and impetuous, but possessed a passion that would change the world. He left everything to follow his teacher, yet struggled with doubt and fear”. Take an in-depth dive into the life, faith, and character of Simon Peter.

Grace Girls Class - Join the Grace Girls Bible study class on Sundays at 10:45 a.m. Becky Craft will be teaching a series that helps us discover a secretly incredible life in an ordinary world. When Love Does, life gets interesting. "When Love Does, life gets interesting. Each day turns into a hilarious, whimsical, meaningful chance that makes faith simple and real. Each chapter is a story that forms a book, a life. And this is one life you don't want to miss”.   Questions? contact Becky at bcraftzeph317@yahoo.com or call her at 604-2208.



Join Rev. Morgan Parks and the Lake House study group for “The Book of Romans" on Wednesday nights at 6:30 pm. Enjoy food, fellowship and group discussion and study. Call Church office for address. (901-853-4176)



Disciples Class – Join Paula Collie and her class on Sundays from 10:10 to 10:50 as they study "A Woman God Can Use: Old Testament Women Help you Make Today’s Choices".  "Since the beginning of time, women have faced challenges in making wise decisions and balancing priorities. Even today, the issues remain the same. A Woman God Can Use highlights the faith and courage that allows you to make wise choices—to be used by God for His glory."




Dee Flood's Class - Old Testament prophecies and fulfillment of Jesus’ birth, ministry, death, and resurrection and role in the church.  Meets every Sunday at 10:40am, behind the curtain in Chi Rho classroom.

Dr. Ron's Class - Dr. Ron will be teaching a class called, “History and Beliefs of the Christian Church”. This is a great class for new members, as well as long time Disciples. This will be held in the Disciples classroom beginning on January 6th from 4pm-6pm.




Small Groups:

Heavenly Scent -  Join us for food, fellowship and a devotional once a month on Saturday evenings (6:00 p.m.). We alternate meeting in each other’s homes and coordinate bringing food. Contact Katy Ashley (901-289-8834; katyashley0313@yahoo.com) for information about our next gathering.

Fruit of the Vine – We meet once a month on Friday evenings (6:30 to 8:30 p.m.) for fellowship and a devotional in the homes of members. For more information or to join our group, contact Carter (cartertate@comcast.net) and Sandy Tate (fivetates@concast.net ) or phone  901-387-8725

Covenant Prayer Group – Our Prayer Ministry Group meets the  3rd Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. in our church library. Come pray for members and others whose needs or joys are known to group (submit prayer requests on webpage). For more information or to join our group contact Rev.  Ron Buck at 901-853-4176.

Sunday Lunch/Brunch – Join Rev. Betty Dawson and our small group for food, fellowship and Bible study on the last Sunday of each month after the traditional service @ Cajun Catfish (336 New Byhalia Road, Collierville, Tennessee 38017  (901) 861-0122). We are currently studying selected chapters of The Book of Matthew. Contact: Linda Strong at linda.strong3323@gmail.com or 901-605-6058 for information and/or questions.

Men with Recipes - a small group for men who enjoy cooking. This group tentatively named "Men with Recipes"  meets once a month and combines sharing cooking recipes and techniques, with fellowship and a short devotional. Whether you consider yourself a cook or would love to learn more - contact Jeff at lamer.jeff63@yahoo.com to let him know you're interested or for questions/further information!

Men's Prayer and Share - Lead by Buddy Craft, a group to discuss God's word and how to apply it to our daily lives.  Meets each Sunday at 10:45am in the library.

Do you want to start an adult small group?  There are three easy steps to doing this (click here).


Individual Learning & Library: Each person is encouraged to search for books that ind-learninghelp in their spiritual growth using two sources: