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next steps


Teachers: Champ Thornton, Chris Rainey, & Dinaker Mallya • Room: E222 • Type: All Adults

A welcoming place to take your next steps in your walk of faith here at OBC. Get to know other people through informal discussion; and get to know God’s Word through brief and focused teaching.

VERSE by verse

Teachers: Patrick Fieger, Steve Mahoney, & Nick Taylor • Room: E118 • Type: All Adults

This class offers a verse-by-verse study of God’s Word, typically covering just a few verses each week. All ages are welcome—but be sure to bring your Bibles; God’s Word will be our study guide.


Teacher: Jim Eliason • Room: E224 • Type: All Adults

This class is for those who desire to know God’s Word, and want to live it out daily in a troubled world. The goal of our instruction is love that comes from a pure heart, a good conscience, and a sincere faith. (I Timothy 1:5) “Therefore we will always remind you about these things, even though you know them and are established in the truth you have.” (II Peter 1:12)

strolling through the scriptures

Teachers: John Mason • Room: E213 • Type: All Adults

This diverse and interactive class studies through books of the Bible using a verse-by-verse and gospel-centered approach. Come build your understanding of Scripture, your dependence on Christ, and your relationships with others.


Teacher: Jeff Geshay • Room: E218 • Type: All Adults

On Track is an interactive class specifically designed to help everyone who desires to do a better job of getting into the Word of God on a daily basis. The class stays "on track" with a road map of daily Bible reading. The class encourages reading the Bible on an daily basis, and then when we come to class we talk about what we read! Lively, fun interaction in a warm, multi-generational family atmosphere. 

General studies

Teacher: Jim Manning • Room: E223 • Type: All Adults

Welcoming all ages, this interactive class uses a verse-by-verse or thematic study of Scripture to develop a Christian worldview.



Teachers: Charlie & Allie Roland • Room: E212 • Type: Ages 18-25

Our class is designed for college-aged students, 18-25 years old, with the purpose of equipping and training them for life by understanding the gospel, reading Scripture, and developing a biblical worldview. 


Teachers: Angela Stonkus & Brady Smith • Room: E221 • Type: International Students

For any who are interested in understanding what Christianity and the Bible are about. This class is especially for people who have English as their second language.

singles 50+

Teachers: Roy Cunningham • Room: E209 • Type: Singles (50+)

Our purpose will be to learn from “his story” how we, too, can “wholly follow the LORD” in our everyday walk with Him! 


Teacher: Bud Robeson • Room: M115 • Type: 70+

For men and women over 70, this encouraging class studies and discusses books of the Bible in order to determine what is God’s will and how to live it out in life.


Teacher: Lisa Harmon • Room: E207 • Type: All Adults

Adults of all ages engage in facilitated, guided discussion. Our goal is to grow in the knowledge of God and as a community of Christ as we support each other in prayer and encourage each other and the church.

women of faith

Teacher: Bette Mitchell & Lois Robeson • Room: M113 • Type: Women (50+)

Women, usually over the age of 50, meet together for friendly and caring fellowship and to grow in their faith. Each week offers an interactive study of a book of the Bible.

singles (35+)

Teacher: Larry Jester • Room: M114 • Type: Singles (35+)

This discussion-based class seeks to increase students’ understanding and application of Scripture. This friendly and prayerful class aims both to provide supportive, caring relationships within the class and also to encourage ministry to others outside the class.

changing lives through gods word

Teachers: Doreen Turnbo & Pat Hopkins • Room: M117 • Type: Women

For women who are either new Christians or those who just enjoy smaller groups, this caring class seeks to help women grow in their understanding of the Bible and of God’s love for them.


Teacher: Mickey Turnbo • Room: E211 • Type: 50+

Men and women over the age of 50 gather each week for a friendly, guided discussion of a portion of God’s Word. This class emphasizes understanding what Scripture teaches and learning how to practically apply it to life.



Teacher: Willy Ho & John Stonkus Jr. • Room: E106 • Type: Special Needs

All are welcome to this fun class aimed to serve people with special needs. The goal of this class is to reveal the great God of the Bible and to apply that truth to everyday life.