Sunday school classes meet at 9:30 or 11:00am. Visitors are welcome at all classes! Descriptions are below:
Located in: B109
Age range: 50-70; Average Attendance: 35-40
The Agape Class is a delightful blend of couples and singles, ranging from middle-aged to seniors. Our members participate in lively discussions led by class members who prepare and facilitate weekly lessons from the Word Action Adult Bible Study. We study God’s Word together, pray together for our class prayer concerns, and have fun class socials. We joyfully serve MUST Ministries, Cobb Street Ministries, Project Mail Call, and Aloha to Aging. We cordially invite you to join us, where you will discover the warmth of the unconditional, Agape love Jesus wanted his children to share.
Contact: Leon Monroe – 404.277.8833.
Located in: B115
Age range: 70+; Average Attendance: 12-15
Older adults enjoy weekly lessons and discussion on the Word Action Adult Bible Study series. Our members participate in discussions led by several different class members. If you’re looking for a strong Christian support system, this is the class for you!
Contact: Ginny Beck – 770.971.2741.
Located in: B118
The Contemporary Class is comprised of active seniors united in Christ. Members share life experiences, teach from the Bible or lessons based on the Adult Bible Study series, and have wonderful guest speakers. We enjoy being together at dinners, game nights, movie nights, golf outings, and just being there for each other in good times and not so good times. We support, with money and time, so many missions of the church and community that there isn’t room to name them all. Please join us Sunday morning and become a part of this close fellowship. We need you!
Contact: Bruce Hacker – 770.578.0230.
Located in: F326
Age Range: 30-40; Average Attendance: 35-40
Large, energetic group of Christian couples dedicated to growing our marriages and families in Christ through class discussions on Bible studies and contemporary topics. Our class participates in many mission projects throughout the year and enjoys fellowship at numerous planned social events.
Contact: John Pruitt – 404.867.2262.
Located in: F319
Age Range: 30-50; Average Attendance: 20-25
The Discovery class is made up of married couples with kids from elementary through high school students. We enjoy study and discussion on all topics such as the Bible, marriage, parenting, Christianity today, and religions around the world. We support MUST ministries (MUST Toy Shop) and Back Pack Blessings as well as other mission projects throughout the year. Our class hosts various social activities (couples only and families) all year long. We are striving to form life-long Christian friends and grow stronger in our Christian walk along the way. We are still learning and growing and welcome visitors on any Sunday.
Contact: Chris & Tiffany Whittington – 678.908.5820.
Located in: B106
Faith Builders provides Christian-based studies in a small group environment with lots of discussion. Class is a time of Bible study, learning and fellowship. We share our concerns and celebrations each week and provide strong support for each other. Frequent service and social functions foster friendships while giving back to others in need.
Contact: Marilyn Verhey – 678.560.4589.
Located in: F104 (Media Center)
We are a fun group of married couples with growing families who desire to seek Christ together and encourage one another through prayer and relationships. Members of our class have been married between three and 11 years (average of six years), many with young children between the ages of newborn and seven (average age of two). Most weeks we take turns leading lessons from a book and studying scripture. We love deep discussions and learning how we can serve and grow closer to God. We have an active social calendar and enjoy mission projects like the Habitat Road Race and volunteering at MUST Ministries. Join our Facebook group!
Contact: Prem Shetty – 706.231.2494.
Located in: F005
Age Range: 50-70; Average Attendance: 20-25
Lively lecture and discussion of the Bible as it relates to current events and daily lives. The class enjoys activities which serve the community through serving dinner at MUST and packing for Project Mail Call. Our relationships are strengthened throughout the year with fellowships like our fall get together and Christmas brunch.
Contact: Kirk Morton – 770.992.1659.
Located in: B112
Age range: 55+; Average Attendance: 8-12
Our group reads, teaches, and discusses challenging books regarding religion, the Bible, and critical issues throughout the world. Our smaller class size allows for open discussion and great exchange of enlightenments.
Contact: Bill Urban – 770.641.1674.
Located in: F301
This class began with the vision of fulfilling Luke 10:2, “He told them, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field.’” This class consists of young families with children from birth through elementary school. Their focus is studying Scripture, fellowship, and service.
Contact: Candice Wells – 770.977.0405.
Located in: F321
Age range: 35-55; Average Attendance: 20-25
We are married couples with children ranging from elementary school to college age. We are a self-led class and focus on a variety of topics including Bible study, Christian living, and current issues. We participate in a variety of service projects, including operation of the Angel Tree project.
Located in: F311
Age Range: 30-55
New time beginning April 23
Living Plan B is a new Sunday school Bible study created for people who are divorced, separated, single parents, widowed, or for anyone experiencing an unexpected or challenging life change. The class is supportive and upbeat, but will challenge members to walk strong in their faith through all situations.
Located in: B111
Age Range: 50-70; Average Attendance: 15-20
How do the teachings of Jesus lead us today? What do passages from the Bible really tell us? How does the culture of Jesus’ time enlighten our study of Scripture? Come and be part of our open forum discussions. We are a supportive group of caring questioners, active participants with diverse thoughts and backgrounds. You are welcome to share your thoughts, questions, opinions and experiences. Discussions leadership is rotated among various class members using a variety of materials, from resources on books of the Bible to contemporary commentaries. We have participated in varied service opportunities such as The Center for Children and Young Adults and MUST ministries. In addition, Open Circle enjoys numerous socials throughout the year. We’re Baby Boomers, couples, singles, parents, grandparents and Empty Nesters, but all age groups are welcome.
Contact: John May – 770.998.9098.
Located in: F324
Age range: 50-70; Average Attendance: 15-20
A class made up largely of couples in their 50’s and 60’s with children, we focus weekly on Bible study – particularly applications of scripture to everyday life. Lessons generally draw from both the Old and New Testaments and encourage feedback from an engaging and often witty class. One of MBUMC’s oldest and largest adult classes, we sit in a circle and openly trade thoughts on how to improve our walk with Christ, for ourselves, our families, our church, and our community. We study, laugh, and cry together through the ups and downs of life.
Contact: Bob Wyatt – 404.932.5293.
Located in: F309
Age range: 45 – 60; Average Attendance: 10 – 12
A class focused on building a strong faith through lively discussion of diverse scripture-based literature, often sharing family and community issues. Community service, missions, and frequent social events create a strongly bonded group.
Located in: F313
Age range: 30-60; Average Attendance: 8-12
Our group is a mix of parents of all types. A lot of us have kids ranging in age from 10 to 25 years old. We meet to read and discuss both the sanctuary and contemporary 11:00 am service’s scripture and sermon for that day. Many of us then attend the service and having pre-read and engaged in the topic, we are in tune with the pastor’s message even more. Visit when you can, anytime you’d like.
Contact: Bob Misdom – 770.598.3529.
Located in: F323
This class is for active single adults, aged 40s to 60s, who enjoy fellowship, have a good sense of humor, and want to grow stronger in their faith walk. We will be studying biblical ways to live out our lives, as well as a broad array of topics of interest to the class. Our mission and purpose is to integrate discipleship into our daily lives and put our faith into action by service to the needs of the community. We have a variety of social events whichh allow us the opportunity to get to know each other and laugh together. Check out our Facebook Page »
Located in: F315
Age Range: 25-40; Average Attendance: 10-15
We are young adults comprised of couples, newlyweds, and young families (newborns to age 4) seeking to explore our walk of faith. We strive to incorporate scripture and Christian values into our marriages, families, and lives. We enjoy mission projects and social activities outside of our time together Sunday mornings.
Contact: Matt Lane – 706.817.0346.
Located in: A23
Age range: 50+; Average Attendance: 45-55
A large, mission-active class with teacher-led presentations and discussions on a wide variety of interesting scripture-related topics. As we grow together through study, service and love, we help each other learn the mind of Christ so we can be the heart of Christ.
Contact: Larry Armstrong – 678.457.7524.
Located in: B116
Age Range: 60+; Average Attendance: 30-35
This is a diverse class of caring singles and married couples taught by long-time class member, Chuck Larsen. Lesson topics are varied and lively with primary focus on scripture as it applies to our lives and today’s world. The relaxed atmosphere of the class makes it a friendly, fun, and informative place to spend Sunday morning.
Contact: Lee Davis – 770.951.2540.
Located in: Chapel
Age Range: 60+; Average Attendance: 15-20
The Ray Joseph Fellowship class of age 60+ adults is committed to studying the Bible. We are using the Standard Lesson Quarterly as a guide to lively discussions of Scripture. We support missions, both locally and abroad, and participate in many mission projects with our service and gifts as we grow in our faith. We welcome newcomers into our fellowship, and promise love, laughter, prayer, and support for one another.
Contact: Mark Lange – 770.973.0889.