A Stumblingblock To Our Children

Mature Class Study, teacher Alyce Crain. The parents in this Bible study class have children at all stages of life – still at home, children that have moved out, some are parents, some are even grandparents, some are saved, and some are unsaved. God’s word applies to...

Being A Christian Example In Humility

Mature Class Study, teacher Rick Coleman. God wants us to be an example of Christ in our life by humility along with charity, faith, and purity. I Timothy 4:1-12 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed...

Knowledge Without Experience

Mature Class Study, teacher Josh Olmsted. Just because someone knows how to do a handstand, doesn’t mean they can execute it. First you have to learn how to do it. Then you practice until you can do it and are able to hold the position. It takes work to reach the goal...

Do You Have A Growth Mindset?

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert. Do you have a mindset you grew up with that isn’t adding to your growth? We have to be diligent to add things to our life. II Peter 1:5-7 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue...

Striving For Oneness

Mature Class Study, teacher Rick Coleman. We need to strive – to really work at – oneness or unity. Isaiah 2:1-4…And it shall come to pass in the last days, that the mountain of the Lord’s house shall be established in the top of the mountains, and shall be...

Love Your Enemies

Mature Class Study, teacher Alyce Crain. Who is our enemy? An enemy is one who threatens, harms, opposes, criticizes, or is passively unpleasant to us. It can be a stranger, coworker, family, friend, or even someone from church. An enemy is not always who we perceive...

From Perception To Judgment

Mature Class Study, teacher Josh Olmsted. The color of lenses in a pair of sunglasses affects our perception of how we see things. In the same way, different life experiences can create a different perception of what we see. Perception always comes before judgment. We...

Laying Aside Weights

Mature Class Study, teacher Leslie Crain. The enemy has a job to hinder our souls, our faith, and our confidence in each other. Hindrances allow him to work. Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside...

Getting Distracted

Mature Class Study, teacher Edith Tolbert. The enemy brings distractions to get our focus off of God and his promises as our focal point. Deuteronomy 6:4-9…And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might. And...

Handling Change

Mature Class Study, teacher Alyce Crain. We’re living in a changing world where everything is changing. We need to know how to handle change. God said, “I am the Lord, I change not” (Malachi 3:6). God does not change. He’s the same yesterday, today, and in the future....