The Advent’s Bible and book studies meet throughout the week with talented teams of engaging and faithful leaders, all of whom love the gospel message and wish to inspire that some love in others.
In addition to our many Sunday morning educational offerings and other special classes throughout the year, we offer the following regularly scheduled weekday studies:
Mondays, 7:00-8:00 a.m., at Cranmer House
Bible Study on “The Amazing Prophecies of the Messiah”
Open to all, led by Dr. Allen Ross, Professor of Divinity at Beeson Divinity School. Drop-ins welcome.
Mondays, 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m., at Cranmer House
A Women’s Study in the Book of Hebrews
With Virginia Hornsby. Drop-ins welcome.
Mondays, 10:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., at 2900 Cahaba Road, Suite G1
A Women and Men’s Study in the Psalms
With Doug Webster. Drop-ins welcome.
(When you arrive at 2900 Cahaba Road, drive up the hill, and park in the parking lot on the left-hand side near Cahaba Road.)
Tuesdays, 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m., at Cranmer House
“Face to Face” (for men)
With Craig Ogard and Pierce Yates. Drop-ins welcome.
- Face to face – with God by the study of the Bible and prayer.
- Face to face – with one another to encourage each other to walk in a manner worthy of the gospel.
- Face to face – with others to proclaim the freeing power of the gospel and make disciples wherever God has placed us.
Wednesdays, 9:15 – 10:30 a.m., at Cranmer House
A Women’s Study of Jonah
With Virginia Webster. Women of all ages are invited to attend. Drop-ins welcome.
Thursdays, 6:45 – 7:45 a.m., at Cranmer House, year-round
Women’s Early Morning Bible Study
Based on recorded sermons and talks by Tim Keller. Led by Fran Cade and Rita Wright. If you work during the day, this might be a great time to have fellowship with other working women from the Advent while you receive great biblical teaching. Drop-ins welcome.
Thursdays, 7:00 a.m.-8:00 a.m., in the Refectory at church
Led by Dean Pearson and the upcoming Sunday’s preacher (if other than him). Discussion of the upcoming Sunday’s sermon scripture text, with breakfast. Drop-ins welcome.
Thursdays, noon-1:00 p.m., in the Staff Conference Room at church
Men’s Bible Study
Lunch is served and the style is a combination of lecture and discussion. We study a single book of the Bible over a period of months and have just finished Matthew’s Gospel. Though each class builds upon another, they are designed to stand alone so newcomers are always welcome. Led by Canon Craig Smalley. Drop-ins welcome.