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This fall our Sunday Night Adult Classes will feature seven areas of study.  Most of our SNAC classes will be twelve weeks in length, and they will continue through November 4, 2018. 

Our core classes will be offered over the span of continuous quarters.  Electives will be formed on the basis of creativity, interest, and speaker availability. Our core classes consist of personal growth in discipleship in order to prepare one for leadership positions at Triad Baptist and in order to develop the member into a mature Christian.

The following begins on August 12, 2018...

CLASS                                               STATUS TEACHER/ FACILITATOR LOCATION
Sunday Evening Worship Service Berean Core Group Jason Shuler Worship Center
First-Step Class *ends 10/14/18 Timothy Core Group   Pastor Rob Decker G-210

Second-Step: Models for Disciple Makers  

Andrew Core Group (Not Meeting this Session)  

The Leadership Institute   (5:15-6:45PM) *begins 9/9/18   

Paul Core Group Adam Wingate G-211 

Finanical Peace University

Barnabas Core Group Steve & Dina Coley G-203

The Best Parenting Class Ever     *begins 9/9/18

Berean Core Group Shannon Warden G-216

Continuing Sign Language 

Berean Core Group Michelle Hailey & Sabrina Smith G-202


Fall Class Descriptions

(class time is 5:30-6:30 PM unless otherwise stated): 

Sunday Evening Worship Service – This service includes a blended style of music led by Braden McKinley and Jason Shuler will be preaching. 

First-Step Class – This class for new converts and prospective new members is designed to overview the heart of Christianity and Triad Baptist’s purpose. To sign up for this class please call the church office at (336) 996-7573. 

Second-Step: Models for Disciple Makers – The undeniable truth of scripture is that each one who accepts Jesus Christ as savior is called to make disciples. The unfortunate truth in today’s modern church is that there are few who answer the call. The New Testament is filled with basic (elemental) principles that believers are challenged to live by and teach others to follow, this is called discipleship. The models are far more than just lessons to be learned but rather scriptural truth put into action and modeled. Come and join the call to the work of the church as we look at 26 life models to be lived and shared. 

The Leadership Institute (5:15–6:45 PM)– New Testament Studies, presented by Dr. Jerry Hullinger, is a survey of the background and message of the New Testament books. This course provides the student with the critical information needed to identify major figures, events, and literature which form the basis of our faith. Along with a survey of the New Testament books, material in this course shows Jesus fulfilling roles as Christ, teacher, prophet, redeemer, and high priest.  New Testament Studies will equip the student with the ability to understand and explain these tenets of faith as well as defend false ideologies regarding the New Testament.  This course starts the week of September 9th and finishes the week of December 9th.  For more information, go to or contact Adam Wingate at This class will be offered from Piedmont International University (PIU) and can be taken for credit toward a Master’s Degree ($99 per credit hour) or for enrichment ($39 for the course). Couple's discount-with one paying student (master's or enrichment), the spouse can attend at no additional cost for enrichment.  

Financial Peace University (5:15-6: 45 PM)– teaches God's ways of handling money. Through video teaching, class discussions and interactive small group activities, FPU presents biblical, practical steps to get from where you are to where you've dreamed you could be. This plan will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely, and much more! The registration and course material cost is $93 per couple/individual. Please contact Steve and Dina Coley ( 336-880-6525 to sign up, get additional information, or if you want to take the class but need assistance with the registration fee. Make checks payable to Triad Baptist Church. 

The Best Parenting Class Ever--Parents, you need support! This is it!  Join us for this practical and fun 6-week class that starts on September 9.  We'll use the book, Things I Wish I'd Known Before We Became Parents, at no charge to you, because Shannon Warden co-wrote that book and is teaching this class.  Parents of all-aged children are invited.  We'll talk through fresh strategies for dealing with the hard stuff of parenting and celebrate all that's encouraging and good about being a parent.  Come for your own benefit and bring friends who could use a boost.  Shannon Warden is the Director of the Life Support Counseling Ministry at TBC.

Basic Sign Language –This class is for anyone with a basic knowledge of general signs & finger-spelling, who would like to broaden their knowledge and ability in sign language. We will learn conversational sign as well as worship through signed songs. Please purchase a copy of the book:  Talking with Your Hands Listening with Your Eyes, by Gabriel Grayson. Used copies can be found online through, or Amazon.

Core classes:

The Timothy Core Group - The First Step - This new converts and new members class is designed to overview the heart of Christianity and Triad Baptist’s purpose.

The Paul Core Group - The Second Step - Basic Bible Doctrine - A believer is trained in the basics of Bible doctrine and Baptist distinctives and/or the principles of Biblical interpretation.

The Stephen Core Group - The Third Step - A believer identifies and develops his spiritual gifts. His passion is assimilated into a ministry.

The Andrew Core Group - The Fourth Step - Evangelism - A believer is framed in reproducing his faith to the outside lost world. This is accomplished by a teaching, modeling dynamic.

The Joshua Core Group - The Fifth Step: Leadership - A believer is trained in the characteristics of biblical leadership with the goal of stepping into a leadership position.

The Abraham Core Group - The Sixth Step: Prayer - A believer is instructed on the centrality of prayer.

The Barnabas Core Group - The Seventh Step: Stewardship – A believers’ financial accountability to God is discussed in the light of biblical guidelines for stewardship.

The Berean Core Group - The Infinity Step: Miscellaneous elective classes are offered over a period of time to further develop the individual interests of believers like theology, encouragement, ministry, etc.

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8:00am Acoustic Worship
9:15am Contemporary Worship
10:45am Traditional Worship