Ministry Leader: Min. Barbara Kimber;
Ministry Leader Contact Information: ChristianEducation@prevailinginchrist.org;
Ministry Vision Statement: The Christian Education Ministry is composed of our C.L.A.S.S. (Christian Life and Service Seminars) namely, 101, 201, 301, and 401 designed to equip, edify, and empower the family of God. Our purpose is transformational teaching, which means, teaching to change lives, transforming and renewing the minds of God’s people by the power of the Word. Christian Education is also composed of the: (1) Power Point Ministry which assists the C.L.A.S.S. teachers with a Power Point Presentation for each class as well providing any other assistance needed. (2) Registrar Ministry which assists the C.L.A.S.S. teachers by warmly greeting and signing in students, providing schedules , and/or any other pertinent information in order to facilitate learning. (3) G.U.E.S.S. Ministry (God Uses Every Saved Soul). The purpose of the G.U.E.S.S. Ministry is to lead youth to discipleship, helping them discover and live out God’s purpose for their lives. They will learn to develop strategies to win young souls to Christ based on a ministry structure that supports a healthy body of young believers.
Ministry Goals: Our goals are to accomplish the …”perfecting of the saints, for the edifying of the body of Christ…till we all come in the unity of the faith” according to Eph. 4:12-13. As well as to develop creative methods and models for teaching that provide an atmosphere conducive to learning that is practical, applicable, and spiritual.
Ministry Scripture/Biblical Guidelines: Eph. 4:12-13; Rom.12:2; Acts 19:20; Power Point: Hab. 2:2; Registrars: Heb. 12:28;
G.U.E.S.S.: Eph. 2:10
C.L.A.S.S. 101: Introduction to our Church Family
Learn the keys to reaching the unchurched for Christ and assimilating them into the congregation.
The first of the Prevailing In Christ Ministries (PICM) basic courses; this class covers Salvation, Baptism and Communion, along with the purposes of the church. C.L.A.S.S. 101 is the FIRST STEP and is a requirement to COMPLETE MEMBERSHIP AT PICM. It is designed to clearly explain who and what the church is about and what the church does. C.L.A.S.S. 101 is divided into four sessions covering; Salvation, Statements of Faith, Strategy of the Church (The Five Purposes), and the Structure of the Church.
C.L.A.S.S. 201: Discovering Spiritual Maturity
Learn how to measure spiritual growth and develop a practical plan that leads to maturity.
C.L.A.S.S.201 is step 2 of the Prevailing Christ Ministries basic courses. It is designed to teach the importance of commitment to God of your time, talents, gifts and treasures. C.L.A.S.S. 201 is divided into four sessions: Introduction to Spiritual Maturity, How to Study Your Bible, How to Spend Time with God/Prayer, The Importance of Tithing and Fellowship.
C.L.A.S.S 301: Discovering My Ministry
Learn how to be equipped and empowered for service by identifying your gifts and S.H.A.P.E. for ministry.
C.L.A.S.S. 301 is step 3 known as the S.H.A.P.E Process. Through this process members learn how God can use their Spiritual gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality, and Experiences to minister to others in need. It is divided into four sessions: An Introduction to 301, An in-depth look at the S.H.A.P.E. Process, learning what your gifts and talents are, learning about your personality and filing out the S.H.A.P.E. and Ministry Profile Forms.
C.L.A.S.S. 401: Discovering My Life Mission
Learn how to discover and realize your place in the world and in home missions.
C.L.A.S.S. 401 is the fourth step in the heart of the ministry. It is designed to equip you for world and life-changing missions. It is divided into four sessions: Discovering My Life Mission, Learning to Share My Faith, Becoming a World-Class Christian, and Fishing in My Fishing Pond.