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Sunday School

First Baptist Church is dedicated to making disciples through the teaching of God’s Word.  Every department will lay a solid foundation for those who want to live a faithful Christian life. 

Sunday School class begins at 9:30am as guests and members gather to learn God's Word, cultivate community, and pray for one another. A Sunday School lesson is livestreamed at 10:00am on Channel 72 and at www.fbcaltus.org/live.  

If you are a first time visitor, please stop by our Welcome Center on Sunday morning. We would love to help find a class that would be a good fit. You can also browse the list below to find the class that is right for you and directly contact the leader for that class. You can also call our Church Office at (580) 482-0230.

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Preschool

Birthdate (Newborn-Kindergarten): Please see the Preschool/Children's Office (Room 102) for assistance.

Children

The Children's Sunday School classes are located on the 2nd floor. 

  • Grade 1:  Room 206
  • Grade 2:  Room 211
  • Grade 3:  Room 209
  • Grade 4:  Room 207
  • Grade 5:  Room 262
  • Grade 6:  Room 256

Students

The Student Ministry (7-12th grades) meet on the 3rd floor of the building. Contact Andrew Harper for more information. 

College + Young Adults

College and Young Adults, Room 215

We are a group of young adults (20-30s). No matter what stage of life you are in—college, career, married with kids—we will all be able to learn from each other and want everyone to have a place! We would love to have you join us on Sunday! Contact Meredith Thornbrough for more information about visiting this class.

Adult 1, Room 204

We are a group of young families, local and military, married without kids, married with a few kids and married with a bunch of kids! Our ages range from 25-45, but any and all adults are welcome! Contact Dan & Emily Crane for more information about visiting this class. 



Adults

Adult 2, Room 217

Our “HOPE” Sunday School class is very diversified and yet it works! The ages vary, but most are in their 40s and 50s. There are couples, singles, and those whose spouses do not attend church. They are a fun and friendly class that enjoy having a good time with one another. They are intentional with prayer, Bible study, and discussions in the class. They love the Lord, His church, and His Word. Contact Donna Self for more information about visiting this class. 

Discovery 2, Renovate Room (N.E. end of the Youth House)

Contact Mike McAskill for more information about visiting this class.

Discovery 3, Room 150

This small group class combines teaching and discussion to apply Biblical principles to real life issues. It is made up of business and professional people who have a great time of fellowship together while growing in their faith. Contact Charles Jeffries for more information about visiting this class.

Discovery 4, Room 202 

Discovery 4 is a small class consisting of married couples and single members ranging in ages from their 40's to the 70’s. The class is intentional about giving members a chance to teach if they desire to do so. Contact Lynn Roland for more information about visiting this class.

Fellowship, Room 213 

Contact Joe Buxton or Jim Brown for more information about visiting this class.

Forever Grace, Room 250

Forever Grace is a women’s class of all ages because they believe older women should teach, reach, and nurture the younger women. As well as, learn from them. They welcome any woman who is needing to be loved, encouraged, prayed for or is seeking to draw closer to the Lord and know Him. Contact Carol Kendrix for more information about visiting this class.

Daughters of the King, Room 203

Daughters of the King is a group of women, ages 20 to 60 who gather together each week to study the Word of God. Our Bible-based lesson encourages discussion in class, while working to apply what is learned in daily life. Our goal is to love and care for each other like family. Contact Amy Weaver for more information about visiting this class.

Lighthouse, Corner of Grady & Commerce

The Lighthouse class consists of a melting pot of people mostly 35 and up. The Sunday school hour consists of worship, teaching, and prayer. The class is very prayer oriented and missions focused. Their door of invitation is always open. Contact Tony Pearce for more information about visiting this class.

Senior Adults

Adult 4, Education Building

The Adult 4 class consists of members anywhere from their mid 60’s to early 80’s. They average about 11-18 members on a Sunday morning. They welcome visitors to come and discuss the Bible as it relates to the lesson that week! Contact the Bailey's for more information about visiting this class. 

Adult 5,  Room 113

Adult 5 is a Sunday school class for adult ages 67+. They begin at 9:30am by singing traditional hymns followed by announcements and prayer requests. There are several classes within the Adult 5 department. Classes for women, men, and married couples. Contact Charles Martin for more information about visiting the class. 

Military

Military Class, Room 255

Contact Paul Wood for more information about visiting this class.