Dr. Geoffrey V. Guns Christian Leadership School is a structured program of Christian education, that is a product of the Sunday School Publishing Board of the National Baptist Convention, USA., Inc. Our program is designed to provide members with the opportunity for spiritual growth through the various courses and programs we offer, through the Christian Leadership Manual and Curriculum Guide. From time to time we plan and host various seminars and conferences on variety and topics designed to address the spiritual needs and to speak to various social and cultural concerns that believers face each day. Classes are held on Wednesday’s, Thursday’s.
DR. GEOFFREY V. GUNS CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP SCHOOL
Dr. Geoffrey V. Guns Christian Leadership School Courses
WINTER TERM DATES & TIME
January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 12, 19, 26
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
CLS #5009 Group Leadership
Instructor: Elder Sheryl Smalls
Textbook: Leading Life Changing Small Groups/Bill Donahue
This class will help students recognize group dynamics and to employ leadership skills for the best possible results.
CLS #3012 People of Color In The Bible
Instructor: Sis. LeVaughn Taylor
Textbook: The Black Presence In The Bible, Rev. Walter Arthur McCray
This class will allow students the opportunity to discover those nations and personalities in the Bible who were people of color and examine their contributions.
CLS #3010 History of the African American Church
Instructor: Rev. Joseph Wright
Textbook: A History of Black Baptists In the US, William Banks
This class will cover the spread of the Christian faith among slaves and the resultant birth of African American Baptist churches in America.
Children: Instructor: Rev. Dr. Veronica Haynes
MiddleSchool: Instructor: First Lady Rosetta Guns
HighSchool: Instructor: Pastor Geoffrey V. Guns
All books can be purchased on Amazon
CERTIFICATE OF PROGRESS PROGRAM (COPP)
The Certificate of Progress Program (COPP) organized by the Sunday School Publishing Board, was designed to produce qualified church leaders. The Objectives of the COPP program are as follows:
To increase the biblical knowledge of the student; to create an understanding of the Baptist faith; to provide an educational structure that will develop candidates qualified for teaching.
Winter 2020 Class Sessions
Class Times: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
COPP 1 Class
Course #1001 – Introduction To The Bible Instructor: Elder Betty Davis
Textbook: Introduction To The Bible, Dr Geoffrey V. Guns (in stock)
Dates: January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020
COPP 2 Class
Course #3008 – Theology and History of Christianity Instructor: Rev. Kenyetta L. Veal
Textbook: A Story of the Christian Church, Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
Dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 2020
COPP 4 Class
Course #1112 – Survey of Revelation Instructor: Dr. Geoffrey V. Guns
Textbook: Revelation and The End of All Things, Craig R. Koester
Dates: January 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2020
INSTRUCTIONS FOR REGISTRATION:
*If this is your FIRST time enrolling in the COPP program, you must complete a Form 12, subscribe to the Informer Magazine and pay the required fees.
For More Information email: email@example.com call: Chanda Gray @ 757-627-7222
Students are responsible for purchasing their books prior to start date.
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Sunday School Classes
“Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth” – 2 Timothy 2:15
Join Us 9:00am -10:00am each Sunday
- Primary (6-8 years of age ) – Room 27
- Juniors (9-11 years of age) – Room 26
- Intermediate/ Teens (12-17 years of age )- Room 26
- C.P. Madison Bible Study ( 18- 34 years of age) – Room 25
- Life Application – Fellowship Hall A
- Women – Fellowship Hall B
- Men – Fellowship Hall C
- Married Couples – Fellowship Hall D
- Joint Men’s Bible Sunday – 3rd Sunday at 9:00am – Sanctuary
New Members Class
Enables new members to gain insight and understanding of the Christian faith. Introduce students to the history of their local church and its membership requirements.
#2001 – New Members Class Schedule:
April 7,14, 28