Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. 2 Timothy 2:15

Bay Valley Christian Church has a long-standing history of offering classes and courses to facilitate the laying of a strong foundation in one’s walk as a Christian.  From Understanding God to Financial Peace University, there is a wide variety of discipleship and educational resources to grow in your knowledge, understanding, and application of God’s word.

Financial Peace University

fpu_crest128Financial Peace University (FPU) is Dave Ramsey’s life-changing program that will teach you how to make the right decisions with your money. You’ll learn practical skills and gain confidence needed to achieve your financial goals and experience true financial peace! More than one million families have experienced amazing results through FPU. Financial Peace University is a 13-week program that encourages positive behavior with accountability and support. Personal finance is 80 percent behavior and only 20 percent head knowledge.

  • Teaches financial responsibility with easy baby steps.
  • Helps eliminate debt using the Debt Snowball method.
  • Offers accountability and continued support with lifetime membership.
  • Trains participants to spend every dollar on paper with the zero-based budget planner.
  • Empowers people struggling with financial hardships by establishing a plan to take control of their finances.

To sign up for Financial Peace University at Bay Valley, please visit – and type in your zip code to register for this class and purchase necessary class materials.  For more information about FPU, please contact Melody at

Understanding God

Understanding God is a summary of the principles of Christian beliefs in the form of questions and answers.  This course presents basic truths of Christianity and will help you have a better understanding of what we believe as Christians and why we believe it.  Understanding God is offered regularly each fall and winter.

Click here for the Understanding God Sermons


Leaders For Christ Training CenterLFCTC


Leaders for Christ Training Center (LFCTC) exists to provide each life-giving church with the ability to qualify men and women for the trade of ministry.  LFCTC combines curriculum from the International School of Ministry (ISOM) with additional readings, ministry service, and mentoring for equipping and preparing people for a lifetime of service.  New LFCTC classes begin every fall and winter.

LFCTC Catalog 2017-2018

For more information e-mail Hannah, Dean of Students for LFCTC, at