Sunday School – Small Groups
Something for Everyone
Toddlers and Babies – (Under 3 years old) Cribs and loving adults keep watch over these precious infants until they become mobile. Play time and children’s stories about Jesus from caring teachers along with a small snack and juice are part of the Sunday School hour.
Pre-school –(3 – 5 year old) follow a curriculum from Group Ministries to help these pre-school children get acquainted with God and Jesus. Let’s not forget play time and snacks as well.
Kindergarten – use a Group Ministries curriculum tailored for children that are in their first full year of school. Teachers spend time with lessons that include activities to lead these new school age students in learning about the Bible and Jesus.
1st and 2nd Grade – use Lifeway Gospel Project curriculum using Bible based exercises and study to enable this age group to learn about the Bible, Jesus, and the church as they grow and develop a relationship with the Lord.
3rd through 5th – Teachers energize and challenge these older Elementary age students using Bible stories and studies from Lifeway Gospel Project curriculum.
6th through 12th –These middle and high school students are divided according to age using Smyth & Helwys “LIVE” online curriculum. These studies are aimed at teaching teens the beauty and relevancy of Scripture and how it applies to today’s teens
Career Class – (20’s-40’s) This co-ed class utilizes the Smyth and Helwys “Uniform” curriculum. This class is primarily made up of couples in their 20’s to 40’s. Many couples in this class have young children.
Shepherd’s Flock – ( 30’s-50’s) This co-ed class has independent study based on topics determined by the class or by using Smyth and Helwys “Connections” curriculum. There is no hard and fast rule for age in this class – ages range from 30-50.
New Fellowship – (50’s +) This is one of the two classes in the Family Life Building. Again, although there are no age limitation rules for this co-ed class, members range from 40’s to 60’s. This is another class using the Smyth and Helwys “Connections” curriculum.
Original Couples – As the name implies, this was one of the earliest established couples classes at Poplar Springs. That said, there is no age restriction in this class. This class meets in the Family Life Building and uses Lifeway “Explore the Bible” curriculum.
Russ/Ledford – Although the age of these men is primarily 50+, all are welcome. This class utilizes the Lifeway “Bible Studies for Life” curriculum.
Angels at Heart – Women of all ages. This class is downstairs under the church sanctuary. This is another class using the Smyth and Helwys “Connections” curriculum.
Gracie Bishop – ( 60’s + Ladies) This all ladies class is upstairs close to the church elevator. All women are welcome to this group of friendly ladies. This class uses the Lifeway “Bible Studies for Life” curriculum.
Ladies Bible Class – (Senior Ladies) The class is located across the hall from the Gracie Bishop Class. These ladies use the Lifeway “Bible Studies for Life” curriculum.
Men’s Fellowship – (Senior Men) The class is located across from the church library. These gentlemen also use the Lifeway “Bible Studies for Life” curriculum.
Although all of the groups are split in accordance with age, anyone is welcome to join wherever they feel most comfortable.