Age-specific classes for children are offered during year-round at Calvary Baptist Church.

Note: Promotion for classes for Preschool–Grade 12 students will be in the fall of each year. Some classroom teams still need additional volunteers to be fully staffed. Would you pray with us for God to provide the needed workers? Would you consider serving?  To learn how you can serve, contact the church office.


In the main building across from the auditorium

Nursery care for children (birth–age 2) is offered during all services.

Little Lights

In the main building next to the nursery

Little lights is for preschool aged children (ages 3-5) is offered during all services.

Kindergarten–Grade 6 Classes

10:00 am – meet in the Miller Building and then they will be led to their classes by their teachers

In age-specific classes, teachers encourage children to grow in the knowledge of Jesus Christ and God’s word. Children participate in activities, songs, and stories as they learn together.


A Chosen Generation Youth Ministry meets every Sunday morning for an opening assembly in Rager Hall.  All teens, 7th – 12th grades are welcome to attend.  On the first Sunday of each month, the teens stay in Rager Hall and enjoy breakfast while they are encouraged by the preaching of God’s Word.  Every other week, they divide by age-groups to hear the Bible taught on their level.


Sweetheart Couples Class                     Dave and Christy Sherman with Matt & Jenni McMullin
Newlyweds and long-time married couples meet together over the Word of God to strengthen and encourage each other to live lives that honor God.


College & Career Class                          Derrick & Michelle Wright
This class is specifically designed for those who have graduated and are in college, have joined the workforce, or are in the military.  Come seeking God’s guidance for your life and listen intently as the Word of God is applied to help you find His will.


Back to the Basics Class                      Marvin & Cindy Chaffin  with Tim & Melissa Simmer

This class is open to adults of all ages.  The focus of this class is to help its members get back to the fundamentals of the Word of God so that they can live godly lives in this world.


Friendship Class                                    Tim  & Kim Pledger  
This class is open to adults of all ages.  The focus of this class is to help its members build on the foundations that they have already laid in their spiritual walk.  Along the way, we encourage godly fellowship and friendships formed from this class and our church.


Foundations Class                              Phil & Charity Heilmann
This class is open to adults of all ages.  The 16 week class is desgined to help new Christians and newmembers to lean the basic foundations a a Christian so that that they can havea successful spiritual walk.  


60 Uppers Senior Saints Class       Terell Bowman


Jacksonville Shelter Class                Josh Eckel & George Alexander
This class is designed for the homeless who ride the bus from downtown Jacksonville.  Those going through this difficult time are brought to the services, cared for from the Word of God, and after the morning service, are provided a hot meal.