Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Spring 2019 Classes

Center for African Biblical Studies

                                      Spring 2019
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                                                       2nd Quarter 2019 
Bible Study Classes
                 
 TUESDAY MORNING CLASS
  May 7th – June 25th 
11:30 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. 

WOMANIST GOD TALK 
Dr. Linda Thomas 
Textbook: Showing Mary/Study Bible 
Relationships women have with each other are critical to survival.  God encourages all women to support and empower one another.  Come be on this journey of how women supporting and empowering each other grows and thrives our communities. 
BIBLICAL THEME



TUESDAY EVENING CLASSES 

 May 7th – June 18th 
7:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M. 


BEFORE AMEN (through July 2nd) 
Rev. Clyde White 
Textbook: Before Amen/Study Bible Before Amen – The Power of a Simple Prayer 
We pray for many reasons and ways based on life circumstances. We all have struggled in our prayer life at one time or another. Jesus sees our struggles and gives us simple prayers which are straight to the point to see us through. The heartfelt conversations between the Divine and humanity. Let the conversation begin! 
BIBLICAL THEME

LIFE LESSONS OF THE BEATITUDES (through July 2nd) 
Rev. Barbara Heard 
Textbook: The Power of a Focused Heart/Study Bible 
The Beatitudes found in the Gospel of Matthew focus on the qualities of life Jesus valued and embodied.  They outline for us how to live a more faithful life.  Come join 
this bible study and learn how to gain a pathway to deepening your relations with God. BIBLICAL THEME 

SERVANT LEADERSHIP: EMOTIONALLY HEALTHY LEADER 
Min Tennille Power
Textbook: Emotionally Healthy Leader/Study Bible 
Becoming a servant leader, whether at work, church, or home, is an ongoing process. One critical part in this growing process is to be healthy, and identify your ares of emotional and spiritual growth.  Come learn how to become the servant leader, as a whole healthy person, God is calling you to be! 
SERVANT LEADERSHIP TRACK

UNDERSTANDING THE WORD OF GOD-POWER OF PRAYER 2 
Sister Rae McCray 
Textbook: Prayer: Finding the True Heart’s Home/Study Bible 
Faithfully serving God requires us to gain a deeper understanding of God. Prayer is a means of communication with God, as well as a method of serving God.  Students will learn to seek the intimacy we need by developing and growing a prayer life. 
TIER 2: INTERMEDIATE Bible Study



WEDNESDAY EVENING CLASSES 

May 9th – June 26th 
6:00PM. -7:00PM 


EXPERIENCING GOD 
Deacon Ken McKay 
Textbook” Study Bible/Handouts 
Who is God? Who is God to YOU? What does it mean to experience God while walking
into a new season and space in my life?  Come learn the basics of God and how God is working in your life.  This is a great beginning to your journey in Christ! 
TIER 1: BEGINNERS Bible Study


HOLY SPIRIT: TRANSFORMATION THROUGH REVELATION
Min. Danita Brown 
Textbook: Study Bible 
In the continuing study of the third person of the Godhead, the Holy Spirit who does the work of transforming our lives daily as God’s people. God constantly provides revelation which helps to deepen and strengthen our understanding of our Godly purpose. The results are faithful stewards and servants! 
TIER 3: ADVANCED Bible Study 



THURSDAY MORNING CLASSES 

 May 9th – June 27th  
 11:00 A.M.  - 12:30 P.M.


WALKING THROUGH GOD’S WORD: BOOK OF JEREMIAH 
Deacon Carol Edward
Textbook: Study Bible/Maps 
Prophets are people of God called to speak truth to power.  The prophet Jeremiah has a Word from God to the Israelites on how to survive life and rebuild community after much war and destruction caused by disobedience.  Students will study the walk of this prophet and how God has a word for you today on how to survive life’s journey when chaos comes. 
TIER 2: INTERMEDIATE Bible Study


THURSDAY EVENING CLASSES 
May 9th – June 20th   
7:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M.


POWER OF SURRENDER 
Min. Carol Taylor 
Textbook: Absolute Surrender/Study Bible
Are you willing to surrender yourself absolutely into God’s hands? Do you trust God , but only to a point? God wants to do a mighty work in all of us-all that is required is ABSOLUTE surrender!  Come learn what this means and how to live a more fulfilled life when you Surrender All! 
BIBLICAL THEME 

YOGA AND SPIRITUALITY (Starting in June) 
Min. Tennille Power 
Textbook: Handouts/Study Bible 
Jesus provided a blueprint for us, not only how to treat one another, but also how to treat ourselves.  Jesus was the master or REST!  Balance in mind, body and soul are critical to our well being in a society where OVER productivity is valued.  Students will learn the spiritual dimensions of yoga and engage in the actual physical practice of yoga. 
BIBLICAL THEME 



FRIDAY MORNING CLASS 

Starting May 10th   
11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M 


SEASONS WITH GOD 
Min. Danita Brown 
Textbook:  Handouts/Study Bible
Recommitting your life to become more Christ centered, is not bound by age or circumstance.  The biblical text reveals new insight, specifically to our seniors, who have paved the way for future generations. Come and discover new revelations about our sacred texts for our seniors.  Whether you are a novice bible student, advanced bible scholar, or somewhere in between, there is something for everyone to learn. 
BIBLICAL THEME** Second and Fourth Fridays only*



SATURDAY DAY CLASSES* 

Location Woodson Library
 May 11th-June 29th   


A Man’s Worth-11:00A.M. -12:30P.M.   A Woman’s Worth 1:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M 
Min. Tennille Power & Rev. Terrance Thomas 
Textbook: Love is An Inside Job/Study Bible 
Being vulnerable with God is NOT an easy task.  We often want to hide from other and ourselves, understanding we can never hide from God.  Come learn from one man’s journey of faith and therapy how to live fully when we are vulnerable and transparent with ourselves. BIBLICAL THEME



SUNDAY MORNING CLASSES  

 STARTING AT 9:30 A.M.

BIBLE DISCOVERY: THE I AM SAYINGS OF CHRIST (May 12th-May 26th) 
The Abundant Life (Sundays in June) 
Min. Tennille Power & Sister Diana Beasley 
Textbook: Study Bible/Maps 
Students will journey along the footsteps of Jesus in the Book of John.  Come discover how Jesus developed personal relationships and set the model of being the 



ONLINE CLASSES!

CFABS offers online classes through Google Classroom.  

Follow these simple steps to login:

 1) Go to classroom.google.com
 2) Click on Join A Class 
 3) Enter the Class Key 
 4) Participate in class!

BIBLE THE BEGINNING
class key: pv7tcw 
Textbook: Study Bible
 Come learn a basic overview of the Bible, both the Hebrew Scripture and the Christian scripture and its relevance for the church today.  The bible is the core of the Christian walk.  It is critical to learn what it does and DOES NOT say. 
TIER 1: BEGINNERS Bible Study


WALKING THROUGH THE WORD: SPIRITUALITY OF THE PSALMS
class key: x2pxid 
Textbook: Study Bible 
We are called to live a life of faith.  We are given an example of this in the Book of Psalms. Come take a journey along the Book of Psalms and learn the different types of orientations and types of living in the psalms. 
TIER 2: INTERMEDIATE Bible Study



DISCERNING THE VOICE OF GOD 
class key: 4mjmn0 
Textbook: Study Bible
Have you thought you heard God’s voice, but questioned anyway? Do you listen to other outside voices instead of the Holy Spirit within you? Students will go through a journey of listening and discerning both God’s voice and how God is leading you. 
TIER 2: INTERMEDIATE Bible Study


3 comments:

  1. Do you have any online Bible Study classes? If so, when? What cost? How to register?
    My email is denisekeller357@sbcglobal.net. Thank you.

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    1. The new bible study semester will begin on Tuesday February 7th. Registration for classes begins Sunday 01/29/17. You can go to www.trinitychicago. org to access the registration link

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  2. I'm so excited to see a class based on a book in the Bible. I now have to see if I can handle long days right now. Thank you

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