Christian Education

More about SPIRITUAL FORMATION in Calvary Baptist Church :

1. Philosophy
2. Goal
3. Processes

Spiritual Formartion Philosophy

Training of the HEAD, HEART and HANDS
Towards Maturity, Metamorphosis and Ministry

Training of the HEAD– Maturity (Col 1:28)
  • Grounded in the doctrines & teaching of the Word of God (2 Tim 2:15)
  • Discerning life’s issues with a Christian mind (Heb 5:14)
Training of the of the HEART – Metamorphosis (Rom 12:2)
  • Transformed through discipling and mentoring relationships
  • Conformed to the image of Christ (2 Cor 3:18)
Training of the HANDS – Ministry (Eph 4:11-12)
  • Building up the Body of Christ through active service/ ministry (Eph 4:11-12)
  • Equipped for every good work (2 Tim 3:16-17)

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Spiritual Formation Goal

Through the 5 Spiritual Formation Processes below, Calvary Baptist Church seeks to produce G.I.F.T.E.D. Calvarians :

• G - Grounded in the Word of God
• I - Influencing others for Christ
• F - Fulfilling God's call upong their lives
• T - Transformed towards Christ-likeness and fruit-bearing
• E - Equipped for life and ministry
• D - Disciple-making as a lifestyle

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Spiritual Formation Processes

The following 5 Processes are designed to train and develop us holistically to be G.I.F.T.E.D. Calvarians:

Induct - Connect - Grow - Serve - Influence

Induct

- 13-week Follow Up Series
- 5-week Membership Class/ 4-week F104 module

Connect

-Attends Worship Service, Cell Group, Prayer & Praise
- Participates in church-wide activities

Grow

- Attends Six Foundations CBModules, CBClass, CBSeminars
- Mentored & Discipled

Serve

- Attends Ministry CBModules
- Discover S.H.A.P.E & calling
- Serve in appropriate ministry

Influence

- Attends Leadership CBModules
- Mentoring/ Discipling relationship
- Specialised Training (CGL, Befriender, Ministry Leader, Teacher, Deacon etc)

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