The Shores Bible Institute integrates the Christian faith into everyday life by equipping followers of Jesus to think theologically, develop a biblical worldview, and put truth into practice.

 

ONLINE CLASSES

 

Starting Point: A Disciple’s First Steps

Starting Point is an online discipleship coaching experience developed by Dr. Ron Jones to help you get started in your journey with Jesus and encourage your spiritual growth. Starting Point is not just for new Christians; it's for any believer that wants to learn how to follow Jesus better. It's also a tool for those that want to make disciples of Jesus.

 

Duration: 7 sessions

Location: Online

Teacher: Dr. Ron Jones

Go here to register and access Starting Point.

 

Pastoral Leadership

This online course features the leadership insights of two seasoned ministry leaders: Dr. Ron Jones of Atlantic Shores Baptist Church and Something Good Radio, and Dr. Troy Temple of Liberty University. Topics include conflict management, decision-making, long-range planning, motivation, and interpersonal relationships.

 

Duration: 10 sessions

Location: Online

Teacher: Dr. Ron Jones and Dr. Troy Temple

Go here to access Pastoral Leadership via iTunes University. Download iTunes University in the App Store.

 

Life Group Leader Training

Do you want to lead a Shores life group in your community? Are you a current life group leader that wants more training? This 1-week class answers basic questions like “why community life?” and “what is a life group?” It also addresses the types of life groups at Shores, building a leadership team, and how to launch life groups that S.E.R.V.E.

 

Duration: Self-directed

Location: Online

Teacher: Dr. Ron Jones

Go here to access life group leader training notes and video sessions

 

 

DISCOVERY SERIES

Discover Jesus 101

The greatest discovery of your life is to get to know God through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, God’s Son and our Savior. Our Lead Pastor, Dr. Ron Jones, shares how you can make this exciting discovery in an online experience you can view anytime and anywhere.

 

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Online

Facilitator: Dr. Ron Jones

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Discover Atlantic Shores 201

This one-hour experience is for newcomers who want to discover more about Atlantic Shores Baptist Church. Discover our sacred mission, vision and ministry strategy, plus the dream and destiny God has for you and your family through His church. You'll also discover why partnership at Shores matters, what it means, and how to become one of our ministry partners.

 

When: 2nd Sunday of the month at 9:15am

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Conference Room

Facilitator: Various Pastors and Elders

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Discover Community Life 301

God made us with a deep longing for human connection. In this one-hour experience, discover why authentic biblical community matters and how life groups provide the important first step to getting connected at Atlantic Shores. Discover how life groups S.E.R.V.E. the Lord and their community. We will also help you locate a life group that works for you and your family.

 

When: 3rd Sunday of the month at 9:15am

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Conference Room

Facilitator: Travis Bryant

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Discover Your Divine Design 401

Serving the Lord with your time, talent, and treasure is a hallmark of community life at Atlantic Shores, and we value our volunteers! In this one-hour experience, discover your divine design, what the Bible teaches about spiritual gifts, and ways to serve at Shores. This experience includes a brief introduction to our ministry placement services, plus a personalized spiritual gifts inventory and a personality assessment.

 

When: 4th Sunday of the month at 9:15am

Duration: 1 hour

Location: Conference Room

Facilitator: Travis Bryant and Kathleen Wickert

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WEDNESDAY NIGHT CLASSES

Run for God

Run for God is a 12-week ‘Couch to 5k’ training plan with a Christian focus that prepares people to be better witnesses for Christ physically, mentally, and spiritually.  No prior running experience required! Physically create a healthier you and make it possible to reach a new demographic of non-believers – potential believers! Mentally learn the discipline and endurance that it takes to “run the race set before us.” Spiritually learn always to give God the glory for all that we accomplish. 

 

Duration: 12 weeks beginning March 20

Teacher: Richard Schindler

Location: B109

Cost: Member book ordered after 1st class - $22 

         T-shirt (optional) ordered after 2nd class - $22

         Optional 5K Race Signup separate approximately $35-$40

Register and join the facebook support group

 

 

The Resurrection

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is the most historically verifiable fact by both secular and Christian historians alike. There were 12 appearances of Jesus after his resurrection to both individuals, small groups, and one group of 500 or more people at one time. There is an abundance of evidence, philosophical, archaeological and firsthand eyewitness testimony to the event in question. Come explore this key doctrine that is critically central to the message of Christianity.

 

Duration: 5 weeks

Teacher: Michael Rouleau

Location: B111

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Starting Point: A Disciple's First Steps

Find out the answer to that question in Starting Point: A Disciple's First Steps. Pastor Ron Jones developed this discipleship coaching experience to help you get started in your journey with Jesus and encourage your spiritual growth. Starting Point is not just for new Christians; it's for any believer that wants to learn how to follow Jesus better. Starting Point is a disciple-making tool that makes disciples of Jesus Christ who go and make disciples. At the end of Starting Point, you will be a certified discipleship coach with an encouragement from Ron to go and make more disciples of Jesus (2 Timothy 2:2). 

Duration: 7 weeks

Teacher: Pete Grosso

Location: Conference Room

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