Adult Faith Formation
DCPC offers adult study classes Sundays at 9:45 a.m., mid-week groups, mid-week Bible study, and special events throughout the year.
CLICK HERE for a current schedule of topics being discussed by each group
If you would like more information about any of the groups, please contact Pastor John Ryan
Fall-Spring Sunday School Classes on
Sunday Morning at 9:45 a.m.:
For parents of children 5th grade and under. They meet weekly for fellowship, personal growth and growth as parents. Their vision statement is: parents of young children focused on faith, family and fellowship. A variety of education, fellowship and service opportunities are planned each quarter. Watch the Friday email and read our newsletter, Steeple Talk, or the Connections Face Book page for monthly topics.
A schedule of speakers from Davidson College, the Church and Community bring topics of interest on the Bible and more. The Covenant Class meets both in-person and via YouTube live stream. CLICK HERE to download the 2023-2024 class brochure
Seeks to bring together Christian faith and life in the everyday world through an emphasis on strengthening “the priesthood of all believers” in particular in pursuit of social justice. The class features interactive discussion of books, articles, and topics of contemporary significance.
Study the Uniform Series which is a 6-year plan for reading and studying the Bible, understanding its message and responding to that message by living a life of faith and love. Weekly classes are recorded and uploaded to the DCPC YouTube page.
Study the Uniform Series which is a 6-year plan for reading and studying the Bible, understanding its message and responding to that message by living a life of faith and love, with a rotation of five gifted teachers.
Screen & Scripture
Congregation House, Youth Lounge
Inter-generational Sunday School class with the aim of equipping participants with the skills to understand the Bible and the language of film. To learn more about this class, CLICK HERE
Short Study- For The Bible Tells Me So
This is a short term study of the origins and translations of the Old and New Testaments led by Peter Henry and John Ryan on Thursdays at noon via Zoom - October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2, and 9.
Short Study - Pines Saturday Study
The group will be reading Amy Jill Levine's The Gospel of Mark, A Beginner's Guide to the Good News. The class will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Saturdays, September 23, 30, October 7, 14,21, and 28. While held on the Pine's campus, this class is open to all DCPC members.
The Beloved Community meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month, 7:00PM. This is a joint group with Davidson Presbyterian Church. We read, pray and share issues of race, culture, economics and faith through the unity of the Spirit.
Brindisi Men's Group
Meets weekly September - May for thoughtful and lively discussion around a book of the Bible. Tuesdays at 8:00 AM
Shalom Women's Group
The group meets weekly year round to study a variety of material for reflection and fellowship. Mondays 9:30AM
Wednesday Bible Study, Men and Women
In depth study of various books of the Bible, or other materials. Meets weekly September - May on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM
Friday Morning Men's Group
The major aims of this group are fellowship, mutual support, and sharing in each other's faith journey through study and discussion of member-selected books on faith and faithful living. The groups meets on Fridays at 7:30 AM
Monday Night Bible Study
In depth study of various books of the Bible, or other materials. Meets weekly September - May on Mondays at 6:30 p.m. off campus. Contact John Ryan for more information.
Room 216 or Zoom
A Bible study focused on the preaching texts for following Sunday. Meets on Mondays at 11:00 AM
Short Story Theology
Room 216 or Zoom
Conversation about literature, life, and faith, based on a monthly short story. The class is hosted by Peter and Shawn Henry and meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 PM. Email Peter Henry to receive the story.
This group is open to both singles and married adults in their 20's and 30's. We gather one Monday a month for a fellowship event and the other Monday to study, talk, and reflect on a variety of topics. We meet the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month at 7:00 PM. Click here for the current schedule.
Summer Sunday School Opportunities
Sunday at 9:45 a.m.
Summer ABC Class
The ABC (Another Bible Class) meets during the months of June and July, both in person and via YouTube Live to study a variety of timely topics. This summer we will be having conversations around the topics of race, sexuality, and the refugee crisis. Each class is designed to stand alone.
Study the Uniform Series, which is a 6-year plan for reading and studying the Bible, understanding its message and responding to that message by living a life of faith and love.
Living Room at The Pines
Study the Uniform Series, which is a 6-year plan for reading and studying the Bible, understanding its message and responding to that message by living a life of faith and love with a rotation of five gifted teachers. Weekly classes are recorded and uploaded to the DCPV YouTube channel.
Speaking Of Our Faith
This class meets during August to hear church membgers reflect on their faith journeys. This class will meet both in-person and via YouTube live stream.