Adult Classes | Sundays at 9:45am

September 8 – November 24

Adult Bible Classes at Harpeth Hills aim to foster a welcoming community committed to the spiritual growth and discipleship of class members through Biblical teaching, life application, and mutual encouragement.

Some classes consist primarily of specific age groups, but all classes are open for anyone at any age or life stage to participate.

For a map of the classrooms, visit

Room 203 ASIAN (Adults with Thai/Laotian Backgrounds)
A Study of Psalms
Ernie Clevenger, Sathiane Thonchanthavong, and Jim Byers
CML: Jim Byers & Ernie Clevenger

Room 205 COLLEGE GROUP (Students/College Age Adults)
I Doubt It: Defending Faith in a Culture of Doubt
Ben Baker
CML: Grady Sutton, Eric & Brooke O’Dell, Ron & Mallory Woods

Conference Room DISCIPLESHIP 101 (Adults of All Ages)
In, Out, Up: Spiritual Rhythms for Growing Christians
Bill and Lean Prady and Others

Room 208 INTERNATIONAL (Individuals from Various Global Backgrounds)
Gospel of John
Graham McKay
CML: Virginia Floyd, Graham & Esheron McKay

Room 209 SALT (Adults Who Are Single or Single Again)
II Corinthians
Jason Thompson and John Bornstein
CML: John & Shirley Bornstein

Room 210 KINGDOM SEEKERS (Adults of All Ages)
Participating in God’s Life
Leonard Allen
CML: Terry Sawyer

Room 211 MEN’S INTERGENERATIONAL (Men of All Ages)
Galatians for You
Nick Tenpenny and Ben Powell
CML: Ben Powell

Room 212 TWENTYSOMETHINGS (Young Adults)
Simple Gospel: A Study of Mark
Jason Pagel, Chad and Alison Jordan
CML: Chad and Alison Jordan

Room 213 ROAD TO EMMAUS (Senior Adults)
I Am Not A Book On . . .
Exploring the Relationship Between the Bible and Various Human Disciplines
Mac Lynn
CML: Steve Graham

Room 214 EMERGE (Young Marrieds/Young Families)
Pursuing God in Prayer
Jennifer Pagel, Hyatt and Jodi Sutton
CML: Phil & Catherine Groves

Room 215 GROWING IN FAITH (Adults of All Ages)
Ephesians: An Extraordinary Letter to an Ordinary Church
Joe Ivey
CML: Erik & Angela Peterson

Community Room 1 & 2 10:24 (Adults with Families of All Ages)
The Bible’s Influence on Art
Steve Grizzle
CML: Ryan & Emily Moss

Community Room 3 & 4 INTERGENERATIONAL (Adults of All Ages)
Our Role in Redemption
Teacher: Stan Smith
CML: Stan & Leanne Smith

Letters to the Church
Kimberly McCall and Others
CML: Gail Powell

CML = Class Ministry Leaders

September 22 – Local Mission Fair
(no adult classes)

December 1 & 8 – Combined Adult Class
December 15 – Christmas Brunch
December 22 & 29 – No Classes


Harpeth Hills 101

November 10
8:30 – 11am in Room 206
Learn about or core beliefs, our work, and expectations of members.
Brunch and childcare provided.
Register at








Connect Gatherings are when all adults come together in the Youth Center for a special guest speaker and time of worship.

Our next Connect Gathering will be December 4 at 6:45pm

On December 11, we will have a Combined Worship Gathering at Church of the Messiah.  There will be no activities at Harpeth Hills.

Connect Classes occur the rest of the month for a 3-week series, ranging in topics and teachers.
Our desire is to offer something for everyone of all ages to grow in their relationship with Jesus and with their church family.

Our upcoming Connect Classes are November 6, 13, & 20 at 6:45pm

Room 215 – Spiritual Classics – John Harris and Others

Room 214 – Growing With: A Conversation About Parenting – Hayden Parrish

Room 213 – A Men’s Intergenerational Conversation – Bart Harper, Jason Pagel, and Jason Thompson

Room 212 – Movement and Meditation: A Class for Women – Teresa Norris and Tina Fulford

Room 210 – Praise and Worship – Trey Wrapp

Room 209 – SALT Gathering

Room 203 – God Stories: Finding the Extraordinary in the Ordinary – Jennifer Pagel and Others

Meals are served at 5:45pm each week in the Gym for those who pre-register. A suggested donation of $5/adult is accepted.
Register for Meals

Intergenerational Devotional meets at 5:30pm in Room 210, for those seeking an earlier gathering option.

We will have no activities at the building on the following dates:
November 27
December 11 (We will meet at Church of the Messiah for a worship gathering)
December 18
December 25
January 1




Ongoing Adult Bible Studies

9:30am Manna – A Bible Study for Women (more info)
6:00pm Women in the Word (more info)

7am Men’s Bible Study & Prayer Group
6:30pm DivorceCare (more info)

Class schedules, locations, and topics may vary.
Contact Julie Reagan for details.

A building guide is available here.