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 Courses


March 4, 11, 18, April 1, 22, 29, May 6

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Course #8063Ministering To The Single Parent– Sis Narda Kirby

Course #1114Women In The New Testament– Sis Katrinna Hines

SEMINAR–Debt Free Living– Bro. Anthony Knight

New Member’s Class Dates:  February 2, 9, 16, 23 March 1, 8, 2020

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

Enrollment Form


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/ Spring 2020 Class Sessions

Class Times:  6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

COPP 1 Class

1007 Survey of the Old Testament Rev. Nicole Guns Edwards February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 5
1004 Effective Bible Reading Dr. Veronica Haynes March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 23

COPP 2 Class

1075 Synoptic Gospels Dr. Geoffrey V. Guns February 13, 20, 27, March 5, 12
2007 Christian Stewardship Elder Sheryl Smalls March 18, 25, April 1, 22, 29

COPP 4 Class

2015 Foundation of Christian Ethics Rev. Lamont Edwards February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 5
8035 African American Church and Social Justice Deaconess Shinese Collins March 12, 19, 26, April 2, 23


*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:  cls@secondcalvary.orgor call: Chanda Gray @ 757-627-7222

 Students are responsible for purchasing their books prior to start date.

 Complete the form below

Enrollment Form

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:

January 6,13,20,27

February 3,10,17,24

March 3,10,17,24,31

April 7,14, 28

May 5,12,19,26