Adult Sunday School

COLLEGE – The Red Door

Red Door – 9:30am
Discipleship Focus: Chronologically study the to develop a relationship with Christ.
Mission Focus: Our Youth Group Mission Statement summarized: Spiritual Growth, Local Evangelism, and World Impact.


ADULT 9 – 2nd Floor

Director – Greg Yawn, gregyawn@bellsouth.net 229-388-2802

Room G28 – 10:45am Jason & Erin Womack (30-35 Coed)
jbowomack@yahoo.com 229-821-1081; erinewomack@gmail.com 229-382-5322
Discipleship Focus: To strive to walk in the path of the Lord! To study His Word, and to challenge each other to be obedient to His calling at all cost.
Mission Focus: Follow the guidance of the Holy Spirit to all people in our community.

Room 219 – 9:30am Lisa Daughtrey & Victoria Strickland (Ladies)
lisadaughtrey@yahoo.com 229-388-4770; vssstrickland@hotmail.com 229-392-4746
Discipleship Focus: Study to apply the Bible to everyday life—our families, our careers and our struggles—right where we live.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.

Room 224 – 9:30am Lester Potts (40s Coed)
mlpotts@yahoo.com 229-848-4070
Discipleship Focus: To study scripture together so we can learn who God is and who God wants us to be; to understand and put into action what it means to be a Christian and live out our personal and collective responsibilities toward Jesus and His kingdom.
Mission Focus: We will be attentive to every opportunity God presents for us to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ; anytime and anywhere God sends us.

Room 226 – 9:30am Mark & Venita Sandifer (30-40s Coed)
msandifer@tiftonlaw.com 229-388-0722; vsandifer@friendlycity.net 229-402-0335
Discipleship Focus: Study to apply the Bible to everyday life—our families, our careers and our struggles—right where we live.
Mission Focus: We focus on helping families and children when a need is brought to our class’s attention and usually help provide Christmas for a family each year.

Room 228 – 9:30am Margaret Kelley (40 – 50’s Ladies)
mkelley893@yahoo.com 229-848-0923
Discipleship Focus: LOVE God’s Word to let it light our walk with Him and to LOVE others as we encourage and support one another as we grow in Christ.
Mission Focus: Reach people and minister to them and LOVE them into Kingdom fellowship.

Room 106 – 9:30am Al Burns (25-45 Men)
al_burns@bellsouth.net 229-387-1406
Discipleship Focus: Study to apply the Bible to everyday life—our families, our careers and our struggles—right where we live.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.


ADULT 8 – 2nd Floor

Director – Jay Hammond

Rm 221 – 9:30am Craig and Joy Matthews (Non/Newly/Nearlyweds)
Discipleship Focus: Marriage and growing together.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.

Room 220 – 9:30am Bill & Freda Richardson (25-35 Coed)
brichardson@orgill.com 229-392-7757; frichardson@tiftschools.com 229-392-0937
Paul & Gina Nelson – pnelson@tiftschools.com 478-747-6851; ginacooknelson@gmail.com 478-731-2952
Discipleship Focus: Bible studies that focus on growing and maturing believers to become workers in the Kingdom.
Mission Focus: Reaching new people and establishing relationships.


ADULT 7 – FLC

Director – Rodney Bennett rodandjane123@gmail.com 229-326-0122

Patio Room – 9:30am Drew Chestnutt (30s-60s Coed)
dchestnutt@hotmail.com 229-326-0440
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible and apply it’s truths to our lives in today’s modern world.
Mission Focus: We seek to provide a safe and loving environment for members to feel welcome. We strive for a comfortable experience where people can share openly and encourage others to grow in their walk with Jesus Christ.

Craft Room – 10:45am Cynthia Sauls (20s-50s Coed)
csauls@hotmail.com 229-386-8932
Discipleship Focus: As we are connecting with each other, we connect through God’s word.
Mission Focus: Connecting.


ADULT 6 – Ground Floor

Director – Zane Bailey lynnandzane@gmail.com 229-848-6568

G21 – 9:30am John Tibbetts & Julie Rucker (20s-50s Coed)
jtibbetts@erols.com 229-848-3067; jrucker8@gmail.com 229-388-2238
Discipleship Focus: Living a life on mission as ordinary believers leveraging whatever levels of influence we have to bring unbelievers to faith in Christ.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.

G24 – 9:30am Sarah Thompson (40s-50s Coed)
saraht@tiftregional.com 229-392-3245
Discipleship Focus: Study books of the Bible to learn more about Christ’s plans for us and recognize his interactions with us in our lives.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.

G32A – 9:30am Tony McPherson (40s-50s Coed)
tonym@visgreeninc.com 229-815-0484
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis.
Mission Focus: Tell others about Christ’s majesty and Glory.


ADULT 5 – Sunday School Annex

Director – Patsie Cannon CannonMarketingCompany@gmail.com 229-881-2705

Annex Room 1 – 9:30am Luther Blalock (Coed)
lb9345@gmail.com 229-805-3080
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis.
Mission Focus: We support the House of Hope.

Annex Room 3 – 9:30am Lynn Kelley (Christos Kurios 50s-60s Coed)
Lynn Kelley – dlkelley@kelleylawfirm.com 229-848-3468
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.

Annex Room 4 – 9:30am International Class (Coed) (9:30am)
Cal & Teresa Carpenter; Juliet Chu
waynecarpenter58@yahoo.com 229-326-9194;
carpenterteresa@yahoo.com 229-848-0240;
ychu@uga.edu 229-848-2083

Annex Room 5 – 9:30am David Markette (30s-60s Men)
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis,
Mission Focus: We provide servant leadership to the ministry of Celebrate Recovery.

Annex Room 6 – 9:30am Don Koehler (50s-60s Coed)
don@gapeanuts.com 229-382-1323
Discipleship Focus: We were the first couples Sunday School Class in First Baptist Tifton. We support each other’s Christian growth through fellowship, concern, and study and discussion of the scriptures.
Mission Focus: Setting a Christian example to others by meeting the needs of those who are less fortunate. Service through compassion.


ADULT 4 – Ground Floor (60s)

Director – Janet Geurke janetg@mchsi.com 229-392-5184

G25 Raley – 9:30am (60s Coed)
Marolyn Mixon – marolynmixon@att.net 229-392-1960;
Doris Cowart – doris.angel@mchsi.com 229-382-3502;
James Lastinger – jcl@friendlycity.net 229-402-2789;
Lee Saye – elsaye@friendlycity.net 229-382-5545
Discipleship Focus: To study the Bible in order to develop our members into current-day disciples.
Mission Focus: Matthew 25:40 ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me’. We support Tift Regional Hospital with indigent funds; adopt a family or child for Christmas.

G30A Gleaners – 9:30am Janet Guerke (60s Ladies)
Marolyn Mixon – marolynmixon@att.net 229-392-1960; Patricia Barber – pbpbarber@gmail.com 229-386-8171
Charlotte Bedell – cwbedell@friendlycity.net 229-402-0427; Linda Hampton 229-382-7284
Discipleship Focus: To carry out the Great Commission and to teach the Scripture for the purpose of producing the fruits of the spirit.
Mission Focus: Support Meals on Wheels program and the Backpack Blessings program with contributions.

G30B Elvin Walker – 9:30am (60s Men)
Chip Marchant; Frank Matulich; Jack Griffin
229-382-7284; 229-387-2653; frankmatulich@friendlycity.net 229-388-9438
Discipleship Focus: Study the scriptures.
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them.


ADULT 3 – Ground Floor (60s – 70s)

Director – Perry Taylor laverne31794@yahoo.com 229-392-0713

G23 J.O.Y. – 9:30am (60s-70s Ladies)
Carolyn Branch; Charlene Henderson
carolynbranch@gmail.com 229-382-6833; erhcsh@bellsouth.net 229-388-2560
Discipleship Focus: We pray that as we study God’s Word, He will soften our hearts, teach us new truths that help us grow as Christians and challenge us to boldly speak out for those who cannot speak for themselves: the young, the aged, the oppressed.
Mission Focus: As mature Christians, we continue: 1. to listen and pray as God makes us aware of needs around us, and 2. we attempt to meet those needs or refer them to someone who can, whether physical, spiritual, or emotional.

G26 Gardeners – 9:30am (60s-70s Ladies)
Myra Buckley; Ina Woodruff; Ruth Sturdivant
Myra – 229-382-6682; Ruth – 229-382-4564
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible with Bible Studies For Senior Adults.
Mission Focus: 1. Contribute monthly to Meals on Wheels to help feed home bound people; 2. Contribute monthly to Patticake House to help provide a safe, anonymous haven for abandoned, abused or mistreated children; 3. at Christmas, give gift-wrapped warm-up suits to 15 needy residents at a nursing home.

G28A I.D. Morgan -9:30am (60s-70s Men)
Don Purgason – 229-382-0398
Discipleship Focus: Study to apply the Bible to everyday life—our families, our careers and our struggles—right where we live.
Mission Focus: During the year our class strives to reach out to those in our church and community who are in need. We support them with our finances and talents to help during their time of need and to let them know we care. We do this through our Savior Jesus Christ.

G28B BOCH (Builders of Christian Homes) – 9:30am (60s-70sMen)
Ron Lawhon –  rlawhon@friendlycity.net 229-392-3615
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to gain knowledge of the Holy Scripture, and with the desire and goal of applying the truths therein to daily life and our Christian growth toward sanctification.
Mission Focus: With the desire to share the love of Christ, we focus on several needs in our community with ongoing support of Brother Charlie’s Rescue Center, Tiftarea Pregnancy Care Center, Patticake House, Meals on Wheels, children’s shoes for elementary students, Personal Care Home ministry to men without families, and special families in need.

G27 Merle Bowen – 9:30am (60s-70s Ladies)
Lynn Bailey – lynnandzane@gmail.com 229-256-3415
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis,
Mission Focus: We adopt a child to provide Christmas for them


ADULT 2 – MSH (70+)

Director – Rev. Paul Thomas pthomas@mchsi.com 229.392.6501

Room 102 – 9:30am Serenity (70+ Ladies)
Rosalyn Donaldson; Doris Cowart
rrdonaldsn@gmail.com 229-387-1854; doris.angel@mchsi.com 229-382-3502
Discipleship Focus: As we study the Bible Book Series, we want to continue to develop our walk with the Lord through daily prayer and Bible Study.
Mission Focus: We participate in the following mission projects: Prison Ministry, Meals on Wheels, Christmas Samaritan Shoe Boxes, contribute to four major mission offerings.

Room 105 – 9:30am JJM (70+Men)
John Woodruff; Mark Myers; Dale Beard
jmwoodruff@bellsouth.net 229-425-0801; mmyers@fbctifton.org 229-382-6063;
dalebeard@gmail.com 229-402-3826
Discipleship Focus: Study the Bible book-by-book to live in obedience to Jesus Christ on a daily basis.
Mission Focus: We participate in missions through prayer, giving, and going.

Room 109 – 9:30am Mary Youmans (70+Ladies)
Rhunelle Branch – 229-382-6808
Discipleship Focus: As a class, we strive to become more acquainted with God’s Word; support and love each other; and become more aware of others’ needs.
Mission Focus: This class gives monthly to Meals on Wheels and Brother Charlie’s Mission.

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