Adults Ages 36-54 Classes
Rec Center Office | 9:00 a.m.
All ages, men & women, married & single
This class is made up of married couples and singles, where most of the guys play in Immanuel’s basketball league. All visitors are welcome.
Room 204 | 9:00 a.m.
Steve & Carla Jenkins
If you desire small-group Bible study that is relevant to everyday life, is interactive and engaging, and is challenging to your heart and lives…then this class may be for you!
Room 242-243 | 9:00 a.m.
Mike & Kathy Rainwater, Michael & Traci Hogue
Adults, 40s & 50s, with children from middle school to “empty nesters”
This is a Small Group initiative designed to equip and enable Christ-followers to live out the Great Commission and Great Commandment as a community of believers.
Room 249-250 | 9:00 a.m.
Alan & Terri Winkler, Tommy Vaughan
Couples, late 40s & 50s, with middle schoolers to “empty nesters”
Interactive discussion is encouraged during verse-by-verse Bible study, led by a team of teachers with a variety of instructional styles.
Room 251 | 9:00 a.m.
Chris & Allison Davis
Couples, mid to late 30s, with children
The Davis’ desire is to create a covenant community who intentionally commit to doing life together, studying God’s Word together and living a missional lifestyle in an effort to impact our homes, our city and beyond.
Room 264-265 | 9:00 a.m.
Mark & Dawn Conine, Scott Rypkema
Couples, 35 to 45, most have young children
A lecture and discussion format is used to guide the class in Bible study, while fellowships offer opportunities for members to build relationships with each other. The class also participates in community service projects.
Room 266 | 9:00 a.m.
Michael Lindas & Lee Gentry
Couples and singles in their late 30s, 40s, and 50s
Sunday School study format changes as needed. We have monthly fellowships to stay connected. The class is small on purpose for good interactive discussions and never without debate. We support each other in life’s trials and challenges without judgment.
Fireplace Room | 10:15 a.m.
Paul & Vivian Spann
Couples, all ages
This class is for members of our chinese congregation.
Room 204 | 10:15 a.m.
Guy & Cara Wade, Paul & Shana Chaplin
Couples, mid 30s to 54, with children from newborns to teens
Led in their study by Guy Wade, class members meet on Sundays to discuss God’s Word and what it says about relevant issues. They also meet outside class for a variety of fellowships that encourage fun and build relationships.
Room 262 | 10:15 a.m.
Sherrie Sharp, Tom & Toni Thrash
Couples, mid-30s to mid-40s, most with preschool to high school
Mixing a traditional Bible study based on Sunday School literature with the occasional topical approach, leaders offer a lecture-style format that encourages questions and discussion.
Room 266 | 10:15 a.m.
Couples, around 40 and older, with middle- and high-school age kids
Butch Reeves teaches lessons that are geared to help members better understand what the Bible teaches about issues related to everyday life.
Room 153 | 9:00 a.m.
Holly Tidball & Brenda Carter
Women of any life stage and age
We were not designed to follow Jesus alone. We were created to do it together. This discussion-centered class will explore God’s Word together, pray together, and encourage one another to live out a life surrendered to Jesus.
Room 153 | 6:00 p.m. on Wednesdays
Beverly Ruthven & Marsha Paul
Women of any life stage and age that serve on Sunday mornings
Are you a woman who serves on Sunday morning, but would like to be a part of a small group of your own? This class is designed for you! Join us each Wednesday night as we explore God’s Word together, pray together, and encourage one another to live out a life surrendered to Jesus.
Pastor for Ministry & Leadership
Phil Spigner joined IBC in 1990. He and his wife, Wanda, have two sons, Brian (wife Kristen) and Ross (wife Caroline). Phil received a B.S. in church ministry from Mississippi College and a Master of Religious Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. As Associate Pastor for Ministry and Leadership, Phil, along with our members, seeks the Lord’s direction for the various ministries of Immanuel and helps our members grow and fulfill their call to serve Jesus Christ. The desire of Phil’s heart is to be God’s man no matter what task the day may bring, big or small, to be able to do it for the Lord.