Sunday School: Our Sunday school classes vary in age groups and teach the Word of God to each group as needed. We have two senior adult classes called Reflector and the other Homemakers, our Berean and Cornerstone classes for adults, a College class for ages 17-24 and a Young Adult Class for ages 25-30, the Youth have Sunday School available for grades 7th-12th, and our Children's Sunday School who all meet at 9:00am.
College and Career: Our college and career group includes young adults who are 17-24 meet on Sundays at 9:15am to learn from one another, to better their skills in studying Scripture, working together, serving the church and the community.
Youth: Our youth meet in our youth house every Sunday morning at 9:15am - 10:10am for Sunday School and every Wednesday evening from 5:30 - 7:30pm. In this ministry teenagers in grades 7-12 are taught how to read and analyze the Word of God, to apply this knowledge to their lives, be a family, and work together to accomplish goals.
Preschool: Our preschool department provides care for newborns - kindergarten during our service time on Sunday mornings and evenings. Wednesday night care is also provided for our evening Bible Studies' times.
4-5-6: Our FourFiftySix program is a unique take on Sunday evening services. We believe that, as believers, our job is not to go to church, but to be the church. From 4:00 - 6:00pm on Sunday evenings, we offer various classes meant to encourage learning and develop skills and talents that can be used to further God's kingdom. From 6:00-7:00pm we have an evening service and worship time. Our focus for this program is to glorify God with our abilities, to learn in a practical way, and to reach the community through our gifts.
Bus Ministry: Our Bus Ministry is provided for those who need to have their children or themselves picked up for church services and brought back home afterwards.
Music Worship Ministry: In our music ministry we help those interested expand their knowledge in the art of music. We have a violin class for all skill levels, adult choir, and children's choir. The adult choir meets at 4:00pm on Sundays in our worship center, and our violin class meets on Sunday evenings at 5:00pm. The children's choir meets at 5:30 on Wednesday nights, but are not currently meeting at this time. We currently hold Bible Drill practice at 5:30 instead.
Women Of Whitten:WOW is our women’s ministry group. We minister to each other, our church family, and our community in various ways throughout the year. We strive to show the love of Christ to those we encounter by meeting their physical needs, lending spiritual and emotional aid, and walking through life together. Proverbs 31:30-31 30 Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting, but a woman who fears the LORD will be praised. 31 Give her the reward of her labor, and let her works praise her at the city gates.
GA's: GA's is a Missions minded, non-profit, faith-based ministry dedicated to the spiritual and personal growth of young women between 1st and 6th grade. The program is staffed by Christian women within the church who teach on missions. We train and guide the girls to use their skills, spiritual gifts, and grow into godly young women. Isaiah 12:4 Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what He has done, and proclaim that His name is exalted.
R.A.'s (Royal Ambassadors): Royal Ambassadors (RAs) is a Bible-centered, church-based, Southern Baptist mission education organization for boys in grades 1-6.
A Royal Ambassador (RA) is a boy, in grades 1-6, committed to living out the RA Pledge. This Pledge is part of personal and chapter (group of RAs) accountability:
As a Royal Ambassador I will do my best to become a well informed, responsible follower of Christ; to have a Christ-like concern for all people; to learn how the message of Christ is carried around the world; to work with others in sharing Christ; and to keep myself clean and healthy in mind and body.
S.O.G MMA: We here at Whitten Baptist Church train men and woman to fight in MMA amateur fights using different promotions. We try to win to be able to speak in the mic and witness to the crowd. Fight For the Mic is what we call it and this ministry meets on Mondays and Tuesdays from 6:00-8:00pm.
Keenagers: Keenagers is a ministry that meets every last Thursday of each month. Lunch is provided and guest speakers are sometimes invited to come and speak to the attendees.