First Baptist Douglasville exist to display the glory of God by making disciples and proclaiming the Gospel throughout the world (Matthew 28:16-20).
- Ground in the Word.
- Growing as Disciples.
- Going to the World.
To recruit, train and mobilize church members to be leaders in their home, in their church and for God’s mission.
Fall 2019. The tentative start date Sunday, September 8th.
Night & Time:
Sunday evenings from 6:00-9:00PM.
Student ministry area.
Two Semesters: Approximately 30 weeks total.
- Focus: The life and theology of a Christian leader.
- Semester 1: Christian Character.
- Personal Character.
- Marriage & Family.
- Biblical Leadership.
- Semester 2: Biblical Theology.
- Christian Doctrine.
- Ecclesiology (What does a healthy church look like)?
- Hermeneutics (How to study, interpret and teach the Bible).
- Mentorship: Each student will be assigned one of our pastor or staff members as their mentor. You will meet with them one time a month (8 times total).
- FBCD Membership.
- Complete application. This is available on the bottom of this page or through a printed copy. If you complete a printed copy, please scan it, and email to Pastor Tim at .
- Complete background check. Once you have completed the application, an email will be sent to you with instructions regarding the background check.
- Interview with FBCD pastoral staff member. Once the application and background check have been received, you will be contacted to set up a time for you to meet with one of the FBCD pastors for the interview.
- Completion of leadership commitment. This leadership commitment will be given to you at the conclusion of your interview with one of the FBCD pastors.
- Approval for admission by FBCD pastoral staff.
FBCD Pastoral leadership has the freedom to dismiss anyone from the program at any time who does not meet the following requirements:
- Can only miss two classes per semester (4 in a calendar year).
- Completion of all assignments.
- Actively attending FBCD.
- Actively serving at FBCD.
- Promoting unity at FBCD.
- June 1 – Registration Deadline.
- Aug 1 – Enrollment Deadline.
- Sept 8 – School Begins.