Bible Study at Broadway
Broadway holds it’s major Bible study programs of the church on Sunday mornings. Many of our classes are involved in mission projects, special activities, and social gatherings throughout the year. Classes vary in size and format. Some classes are inter-generational, others are geared around ages and/or life situations. You are encouraged to visit several classes in order to choose the one that best meets your needs. Classes meet on Sunday mornings from 9:45 to 10:45. All classes are listed below. If you have any questions or would like additional information about a Sunday school class, please email Susan Reed or call (502) 895-2459.
Top 10 Reasons for Attending Bible Study
10. To develop a sense of community with others
9. To promote spiritual and mental health
8. To discover your “church” within the larger church
7. To develop lifelong spiritual friendships
6. To find ways to serve others
5. To ask questions about faith
4. To learn more about the Bible
3. To discover scripture as inspiration for living
2. To seek God’s will for your life
1. To be formed in the likeness of Christ
Discovery Class, Family Life Center Fireside Room
With a strong emphasis on Bible study, this intergenerational class is currently walking through the Bible book by book. The group meets in the Family Life Center, Fireside Room and uses a wide variety of media, commentaries, and discussion to explore faith through scripture. General age range: 30 – 70+
Ed Perry and SALT (Serving and Learning Together) Class, Overlook Room, B-201
This class may study an entire book of the Bible with related commentaries or select a specific topic to study. The class is led by two regular teachers, with class members following along in their Bibles to study the text together. This makes the lessons less structured with regular input from the class. General age range: 50+.
F.R.E.E. Class (Faith Reaching Every Edge) - The Room with a Better View, E-105
The FREE Class is a discussion based class on faith in everyday life, theological topics, and various studies aligned with the seasons of the church. This class also focuses on a service component. It dismisses around 10:30 each Sunday so that members may sing in the choir or serve as greeters and ushers. General age range: 20 – 45+
The George Carver Class, Friendship Hall
The George Carver Class Studies material including the Bible and Baptist Way Press curriculum. Three team teachers present lectures and encourage wide-ranging discussion after reading a Bible passage. General age range: 60+.
Lectionary Class, Lower Level Meeting Room
This class focuses on the lectionary passages for each week (typically a passage from the Old Testament, New Testament, Psalm, and Epistle). They also look at related hymns, artwork, and prayers. Bob Johnson facilitates the class, but all members participate in leading. General age range: 40 – 80+.
The N.T. Armstrong Class, Friendship Hall
The N. T. Armstrong Class studies material including the Bible and Baptist Way Press curriculum. This is a larger class of people who have strong biblical content and lively discussion. General age range: 55+
Theophilus Class, Third Floor E-201
The Theophilus Class studies material including the Bible, Baptist Way Press curriculum, and other special studies. Weekly rotating teachers lead a discussion on a Bible passage with wide-ranging participation. General age range: 45+.
Stained Glass Class, Third Floor E-204
This class meets each week 10-10:45 am and uses a video/discussion curriculum. This curriculum focuses on how faith plays out in everyday life. It does not involve “homework,” but encourages engaging conversation! General age range: 20 – 45+.
Lydia Class, Friendship Hall
The Lydia Class studies material including the Bible and Baptist Way Press curriculum. One teacher leads the class in a robust discussion with a focus on a close examination of a biblical text. This class is known for its strong, caring outreach to members. General age range: 50+.
Women of Grace Class, Parlor
This is an intergenerational women’s Bible study class. The teaching style is a combination of lecture and discussion with an emphasis on life application of biblical truths. General age range: 40 - 75+