Adult Sunday School


Adult Sunday School

Adult Sunday School classes are an important component of finding a place to connecting and growing with others in our congregation. All of our classes welcome new people and would love to have you as their guest this Sunday. Visit several classes to see which best fits your needs and interests. If you don’t find what you are looking for, let us know if you are interested in helping to start a new class. Contact: Rae Frenette at or 512-255-3336. Classes meet at 9:40 am each Sunday morning in the Adkins Building 5. For class location, see room numbers listed below.

Our newest Sunday School class: By the Book

First Church’s “By The Book” Sunday School Class meets on Sundays at 9:40 am in Bldg 5-148 and will have a variety of teachers/leaders this season.

Beginning May 5, we will be discussing selected lessons from the book by Leah Adams: “HeBrews a Better Blend” a study of how the writer of Hebrews BLENDED a beautiful ‘mixture’ of Old Covenant theology with Jesus and the New Covenant He instituted with His blood.  You are invited to join in these discussions.

This class was established in February 2018 to: expand our First Church Adult Sunday School study options. Please join us and bring a friend! Contact Ted Keller,, or Sam Kyzar,, if you want more information.

Christ-Centered Conversations

A small group consisting of couples who come together for Bible-based study, fellowship, and to build supportive Christ-centered relationships.  Location: Adkins Bldg 5-119. Contact Tom Manning for more information.

F.I.S.H. – Families in Service to Him

A class for couples with young children and babies who enjoy topical studies, mission, and social events together. Location: Adkins Bldg 5-234. For more information, contact Caitlin and Brian Kennedy or Aaron and Erin Samson.

Friends and Seekers

A class with couples roughly 35 years to 50+ seeking a relationship with Jesus to better understand God’s role in their lives. Studies include Bible study, parenting, and marriage on a rotating basis.  All are welcome. Join us! 

New book study begins April 28: The 4 Seasons of Marriage: Secrets to a Lasting Marriage by Gary Chapman.

Location: Bldg. 5-232. Contact Kelly Harwick for more information.

Friends in Faith

This class is for couples with a wide age range of children who want to walk together as friends in the faith journey to build strong Christ-centered families while deepening faith through Bible study, service, support, and fellowship. Location: Adkins Bldg. 5-123. Contact Mendy Barnett for details.

Good News Class

For adults 50 to 100 that focuses on the Bible and how it relates to contemporary issues. Primarily a lecture followed by class discussion. Location: Adkins Bldg. 5-122.  Contact Myra Schomburg for more information.

Journey in Faith

A class for adults and seniors who primarily study the Bible, with periodic seasonal or short-term studies. This group hosts occasional fellowship activities, potlucks and game nights. Location: Adkins Bldg. 5-127. Contact Rich Thompson for details.

One in the Spirit

For (mostly) single adults 50 and up who focus on the Bible and spiritual book studies with dynamic discussion including a wide variety of views and topics. The group goes to lunch together most Sundays and hosts other frequent social activities. Location: Adkins Bldg.  5-124.  For more information, contact Richard Berkley.

Open Door Class

A class for adults 60 and up who discuss various topics including Bible studies, spiritual growth, discipleship and current events. Location: Adkins Bldg. 5- 126. For more information, contact Joe Grove.

Paths to Positive Living

Adults of all ages and stages who are looking for a way to dig deeper into life and faith around the theme of living faithfully through positive living. The class generally does 5 – 8-week studies on a variety of topics.

Current Study: (beginning June 9): The Rock, the Road and the Rabbi by Kathie Lee Gifford. Dig deeper into the original languages of Scripture along with experiencing the historical sites. Insight from a Messianic Rabbi lends understanding of the Hebrew language, culture and heritage.

Location/Time:  Sundays, 9:40 am, Bldg. 5-136. Contact Laura Weiser ( for information. All are welcome. No registration needed. Just come!

Treaty Oak

A group of adults in their 40’s through early 60’s that meets for leader-led Bible study and discussion. Location: Adkins Bldg. 5-146. For details, contact Brad Thorne.