SARGEANT/MCELVANY (Room: E1)
Leaders: Scott & Amy Sargeant and Jason & Crystal McElvany
Tailored to adults 30-50 with kids, this ABF faithfully studies and discusses marriage, parenting, and ways to walk in faith and grow as Christians through authentic and lasting friendships.
FAITH AND FAMILY (Room: E2)
Leaders: Troop and Karen Bullard
Composed primarily of married couples with school-aged children, the teaching of this ABF focuses on how the Bible informs and shapes the way we lead our homes and families and how we should think biblically about contemporary issues.
BARZEL (Room: E3)
Leaders: Caleb & Shannon Martin, Chad & Sarah Wolfe, David & Molly Lynch, Eric & Lauren Browning
Based on Proverbs 27:17: “As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens the character of his friend’’, this ABF strives to be a tight-knit community, both in and out of church, as well as an outlet for missions, service, and biblical teaching.
Leaders: Brandon & Liza Baker and Seth & Brooke Bullard
Composed of couples with young children, this ABF is very interactive with study topics ranging from parenting to biblical and theological material. They desire deep relationships and consistent fellowship amongst the members.
REDMAN (Room: E6)
Leaders: Andrew & Becky Redman and Ben & Jennifer Stone
For married couples with school-aged children, this ABF provides guidance to deepen your walk with Christ and building a godly home. The format is discussion-oriented, and their desire is to develop close relationships in and out of the church.
THE CORD (Room: E7)
Leaders: Jason & Andie Emmett, Jim & Susan Nield, David & Tyler Stowe, and Jerry & Sherry Roberts
Catering to young families, the Cord’s desire is to grow closer to the Lord and each other through tight-knit community in and out of the church through giving members a chance to serve the church and the world with their God-given gifts.
JOSHUA 24:15 (Room: Fellowship Hall)
Leaders: Clay & Becky Bullard, Dale & Lisa Harper, and Jeff & Lynn Richter
Composed primarily of married couples with school-aged children, this ABF is discussion-oriented through focusing on how the Bible shapes the way we live life and lead our homes.
BEREANS (Room: W2)
Leader: George McGuire
The Bereans is the longest running ABF at Faith Bible, and they cater toward Christians in the later seasons of life. The teaching focus is typically a book of the Bible or an area of theology, and they employ both lecture and discussion.
CRASS (Room: W3)
Leader: Brian and Annie Crass
This ABF is for couples with young children or those recently married. They desire intentional community through prayer, fellowship, and encouragement. Discussion revolves around understanding how Scripture instructs our everyday lives.
MYERS/YOWELL (Room: W4)
Leaders: Matt & Angie Myers, Jay & Jamie Yowell, and Jerry & Becky Burns
This multi-generational ABF desires to learn about living life together through the teaching of God’s Word and its application, along with fellowship, community, and fun through deep connection and support.
JOINT HEIRS (Room: W5)
Leaders: Wayne Foote
This is a lecture-oriented ABF that systematically moves through a book or section of the Bible. It is made up primarily of empty nesters and couples with older children.
LADIES ABF (Room: W6)
Leaders: Linda Ochsner and Tiffany Colon
This ABF helps ladies of all ages live out the core values of Faith Bible as they study the Word together, pray together, and live within Christ-centered community together. It is discussion oriented with a focus on prayer and fellowship.
BURSHEK/EDISON (Room: Conference Room)
Leaders: Chris & Amy Burshek and Solomon & Laurel Edison
This ABF is intended for young married couples who desire consistent fellowship to encourage and stir each other up to love and good works. Discussion is focused on a balanced Christian walk of the Word, prayer, witnessing, and fellowship.
PATTERSON (Room: South Portable)
Leaders: Mike & Jennifer Patterson
This ABF, for families with young children, encourages deep connections through sharing and applying God’s Word in their families. They desire to display the core values of Faith Bible through in the church body, community, and the world.
VAN CUREN/SCHWETTMAN (Room: North Portable)
Leaders: Donnie & Heather Van Curen and Russ & Amanda Schwettman
This ABF focuses on glorifying God through community, teaching, outreach, and discipleship. Its areas of emphasis is fellowship, prayer, and serving and is for couples of all ages with no specific demographic.