The Ninety-Eight Podcast

 

Because we spend 98% of our lives outside the walls of our church buildings, the aim of The Ninety-Eight Podcast is to help Christians think and live from an explicitly biblical worldview out in the world. We pray you are encouraged and edified in your walk with Christ through this podcast. Available on all major podcasting platforms. Click a button below or access the RSS link here.

 

   

Discipleship Staff

CP Staff 2021-14

Jason Finley

Lead Pastor for Equipping

jason@crosspointclemson.org

CP Staff 2021-23

Will Jackson

Executive Pastor

wjackson@crosspointclemson.org

EQUIP

 

EQUIP exists to assist the church in producing mature disciple-makers and to help participants apply scripture to every area of their lives. Through classes, nights, and forums, you will find an array of opportunities to be trained to think and live from an explicitly biblical worldview. Classes are taught by elders and members of Crosspoint Church and are open to anyone.

EQUIP Spring Semester 2022

CHRISTIAN GROWTH AND DISCIPLEMAKING

 

7:00 – 8:15 AM | Tuesdays
September – November 2020
Childcare not provided
Seminary Credit Available

 

“And what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men, who will be able to teach others also.” 2 Timothy 4:2

 

Paul’s words to Timothy resonate with Christians to this day. Join us for this study of biblical principles for personal spiritual growth and to be trained in discipling other believers. 

 

 

Course Objectives
By the end of the course, you should be able to:

        1. Define and describe “discipleship” and “mentoring.”
        2. Explain how the gospel is one’s motivation, power, and hope for transformation. 
        3. Articulate a biblical theology of, and approach to, disciplemaking.
        4. Demonstrate knowledge and practice of basic spiritual disciplines.
        5. Identify contemporary resources for disciplemaking.
        6. Demonstrate beginning skills for discipling believers.
        7. Articulate a personal strategy for mentoring others in one’s ministry context.
        8. Demonstrate improved written and verbal communication skills.

 

Details

While there is no cost for this class, students are responsible to acquire their own copies of the books as detailed in the above syllabus. 

 

Before registering, please review the syllabus to ensure your availability to attend class meetings and complete out of class assignments. 

 

Space is limited for this class. Should the class fill up, awaiting list will be created and a 2nd class is being considered should there be sufficient demand. Preference to enrollment will be in the following order: 1) degree-seeking students at SEBTS or SBTS; 2) Crosspoint Church Member; 3) Crosspoint Church Regular Attendees; 4) date registration is submitted.

 

Three (3) credit hours available through Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary (additional assignments are required and detailed on a separate SEBTS syllabus).  

 

Contact Jason Finley (jason@crosspointclemson.org) or Abbey Cook (acook@crosspointclemson.org) for more information.

 

Before registering, please review the syllabus to ensure your availability to attend class meetings and complete out of class assignments. Space is limited for this class. Should the class fill up, preference to enrollment will be in the following order: 1) degree-seeking students at SEBTS or SBTS; 2) Crosspoint Church Member; 3) Crosspoint Church Regular Attendees; 4) date registration is submitted.

 

Personal Finances for Christians

 

Taught by Matt Ledbetter with David Conner
10:30 – 11:30 AM | Sundays
February 6 – March 13
Resources: Art Rainer – Money Challenge, $5
*Childcare available. Contact Ellison Ward (eoward@generationlink.org) for current availability.  

 

In this introductory class you will hear what the Bible says about giving, saving, and spending your money and resources. Additionally, you’ll be offered practical training covering a wide range of topics including keeping a budget, paying off debt, saving for retirement, choosing charities and more.

 

Doctrine of Salvation

 

Taught by Rob Emmons
10:30 – 11:30 AM | Sundays
February 6 – April 17
Resources: Wayne Grudem – Making Sense of Salvation, $15
*Childcare available. Contact Ellison Ward (eoward@generationlink.org) for current availability.  

 

In this 11 week study of the doctrine of the Salvation, we will seek to appreciate what God has done for us in Christ and to motivate us to share the wonder and blessing with others. Topics will include election, conversion, justification, sanctification, and glorification.

 

Women of the Word – Ezra-Nehemiah

 

Taught by Mel Harrington, Ginny O’Shea, Janet Ewing
10:30 – 11:30 AM | Sundays
7:00 – 8:30 PM | Tuesdays
9:30 – 11:00 AM | Wednesdays
February 6 – April 17
Resources: Sarah Ivill – Ezra Nehemiah, $10
*Childcare available for Sunday and Wednesday classes. Contact Ellison Ward (eoward@generationlink.org) for current availability.

 

 

The books of Ezra and Nehemiah offer a timeless message of hope to Christians, pointing to Jesus who set us free from our own captivity. In this 11 week study, you will connect with women across generations as you dive deep into these two small books filled with great truths which will encourage you to trust the good hand of God that is upon you.

 

Dating/Singleness/Marriage

 

Team Taught
10:30 – 11:30 AM | Sundays
February 6 – March 13
*Childcare available. Contact Ellison Ward (eoward@generationlink.org) for current availability.  

 

How can you navigate singleness, dating, and marriage in light of the gospel? In this deeply biblical and thoroughly practical class, come examine these ideas from Scripture and be equipped to honor the Lord and others with the way you steward your singleness and relationships for the kindgom.

 

Systematic Theology

 

Taught by Will Jackson
8 sessions, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Thursdays February 3, 10, 24; March 3, 17, 31; April 14, 21
Required Reading: Christian Theology by Millard Erickson & additional book from pre-selected list.
 

In this Master’s level class being offered in conjuction with Southeastern Seminary, students will learn to a) Identify and express in a systematic, coherent way the biblical teaching on the doctrines of Christ, the Holy Spirit, Salvation, the Church, and the End Times, b) explain the theological controversies that have swirled around these doctrines in the course of church history and to choose at least a provisional position to take on the issues raised by these controversies, and c) recognize the challenges being raised for theology by the contemporary context and the responses we may give.

 

Women of the Word: 2 Peter

 

Taught by Robin Lewis (Sundays), Marie Beachy (Tuesdays), and Stacey Smith (Wednesdays)
Sundays (beginning October 3), 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Tuesdays (beginning October 5), 7:00-8:30 PM
Wednesdays (beginning October 6), 9:30-11:00 AM

Resources: 2 Peter Packet, $10

*Childcare available. Contact Ellison Ward (eoward@generationlink.org) for current availability.
 

In this 6 week class, you will connect with women across generations as you study the book of 2 Peter. Learn what it means to cling to Christ and step out in faith to live in righteousness, grow in wisdom to discern against false teaching and rejoice in the eternal promises of God.

 

Singleness, Dating, and Marriage

 

Taught by Jeremy Chasteen
Started Feb 3 | Room 180
Sundays from 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Class will not meet Feb 17 due to Winter Conference
Childcare provided for ages 3 and under

 

All are welcome as we explore the topic of singleness, dating, and marriage in detail. Class times will feature panels, teaching, and group discussion as we seek to honor the Lord and steward our bodies regardless of where we find ourselves in relationships with the opposite sex.

 

Biblical Theology: Imagery in Scripture

 

Taught by Rob Emmons
Started Feb 3 | Room 140
Sundays from 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Childcare provided for ages 3 and under

 

Throughout the Bible, we see God communicate to his people through various types of imagery. This class will explore the different types and trace them throughout the entirety of scripture.

 

Summer 2021

 

Access the media from our Summer Equip Night called “Overcoming the Fear of Man.” Our fear of the opinions of others reveals that we may struggle to fear who God is, and the only way to overcome this fear is to grow in our healthy fear of the Lord and delight in Him!

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