Winter Workshop Classes
Church School Classes
March 24, 2018
Exalting the Savior, Equipping the Saints, and Proclaiming the Gospel Through Authentic Worship,
While Ministering to the Needs of a Changing Culture"
John 4: 24
Emphasis: "Worship That Teaches About God
- Jeremiah 7:2; Acts 5:42; Colossians 3:16; and 2 Timothy 2:11-15.
Download March Winter Workshop Classes
|Church School Classes
|100. Teaching Spiritual Values Sunday School -
This course focuses on the various social, moral and cultural issues confronting youth in the local church. Students will also learn how to use scriptural topics and biblical narratives to reach various groups throughout the church.
|101. Rethinking The Way We Do Sunday School As A Ministry -
This course focuses on the Sunday School class as a ministry. Teachers will learn how to help their class refocus the work of ministry to meet the needs of the various concerns and issues in the church and community. Teachers and students will become familiar with best practices that can be used to successfully enhance and strengthen the overall learning of each student in their Sunday School ministry. This course will help students to reach outside the church as they learn to become disciples. Sunday School will begin to look like a ministry and not just a class.
|102. Understanding Worship Through Sunday School -
The aim of this course is to teach the meaning of Worship as a lifestyle by applying the various scriptural passages and biblical narratives to the life of the student. The goal is to build and strengthen members spiritually. Using Sunday school as a strategy involves leading people in worship by helping them acknowledge who Jesus is and express love for Him in their public and private devotion.
|103. Reaching The Unsaved and Unchurched Through Sunday School -
This course is designed to reach outside the walls of the church. This course will assist in developing ways to evangelize the community through discipleship, fellowship, and friendship. Sunday School members will intentionally seek prospects for membership of the body of Christ through Sunday School. Students will be assimilated into the church body through mentorship.
|104. Sunday School As A Ministry -
This course will survey the needs of the church and train participants to properly collect and analyze the data from community resources. The facilitator will also provide strategies for using the data to build an effective Sunday School program.
|105. Creative Sunday School Activities for Children -
This course seeks to teach creative methods used to take the gospel to children. The course will examine biblical models surrounding the importance of children receiving the gospel. Participants will receive effective teaching strategies that will include drama activities, art, word games, and how to involve children in a lesson that will have a powerful impact on their lives.
|106. Teaching Teachers To Teach -
This course will provide teachers with relevant methods for teaching in the 21st century while examining strategies for interactive teaching, active lessons, and learning styles. The experience will motivate teachers to keep their classes informative and exciting.
|107. Preparing Lesson Plans That Really Matter -
This course will identify methods and strategies for planning lessons. The student will learn how to structure a lesson to apply biblical principles in a relevant and effective manner. Students will also learn to design lessons to peak the interest and attention of adult participants.
|108. Leading Others From Within? -
This course is designed to teach participants the importance of spiritual and personal growth within the Sunday School. Essential questions will include: "Why should church leaders attend Sunday School? What biblical model can we examine that relates to leadership attending Sunday School? How often should a leader attend Sunday School? Who are the leaders within your church? Do church leaders have influence with the congregation?
|109. How to Write Your Own Sunday School Curriculum -
This course will teach different ways to write your own Sunday School curriculum, choose a theme and related Bible verses, develop Bible points, find stories to support related Bible points, and find daily activities. We will discuss how to adapt generic Sunday School curriculums to your church's unique Sunday School needs.
|110. A Holistic Approach to Young Adults and Millennials Through Sunday School -
This course will teach the basic understanding of ministering to teens, youth and Young Adults/Millennials. Topics will be developed by class members and discussed among both leaders and individuals representing the various youth cultures. Discussion will include ways to help develop a healthy understanding of the culture of youth and Young Adults/Millennials. This course will be an interactive ROUNDABLE discussion.
|111. Marketing Old School Methods With New Ideas -
Discussion in this course will be centered around using various technology tools and knowledge of our youth and technical resources. The church is filled with talent and resources to enhance the marketability of the church and the Sunday School. This course will review the various practices that are available to those that are in the church. Learn how using SOCIAL MEDIA, OUT-OF-THE BOX CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS, PHONE TREES, and RADIO ADS can enhance your participation in Sunday School.
|112. Great Commission Teaching with Creativity
This course engages students more deeply into the Great Commission found in Matthew 28:18-20. The students will be enabled to celebrate the Great Commission, explore biblical teaching, explore the heart of disciple making, and explore greater understanding of the spiritual gifts. Other related subjects may also be examined.