Discipleship Institute

Our Purpose: To equip, develop, and train disciples of Jesus Christ to be ambassadors of the Kingdom of God to this world.

Available Courses:

Basic Discipleship
Survival Kit for New Christians
Disciples Path Series (Six 6-week courses)

Advanced Discipleship
Basic Apologetics
Biblical Interpretation
Life of Christ
The Book of Romans
Current Issues and the Bible
Evangelism
Church History

Advanced Discipleship (Electives)
Being a Discipleship Mentor
Handling Grief
Teaching Children Effectively 1
Teaching Children Effectively 2
Deacon Training
Prospective Members Class
Stewardship
Having a Healthy Marriage
Parenting God’s Way
Sunday School Teacher Training
Other Electives

Programs:

Discipleship Certificate: Completion of all Basic Discipleship Courses.

Advanced Discipleship Certificate: Completion of Bible Doctrine and 4 other core courses.

Deacon Certification: Completion of Bible Doctrine, Being a Discipleship Mentor, and Deacon Training.

Sunday School Teacher Certification: Completion of Bible Doctrine and Sunday School Teacher Training.

Children’s Ministry Certification: Completion of Bible Doctrine and Teaching Children Effectively 1 & 2.

Certificate of Biblical and Discipleship Studies: Completion of 8 core courses, Being a Discipleship Mentor, and 3 other electives.

Associates Degree in Biblical Studies and Discipleship: Completion of 8 core courses, Being a Discipleship Mentor, and 6 other electives.

All classes are held at First Baptist Church Decherd. Most classes are held on Sunday evenings at 5:00. Other classes may be available throughout the week at various times.

For more information please call the church office: 931-967-6447

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Send Registration Form to: Decherd Discipleship Institute
703 West Broad Street
Decherd, TN 37324