Life Application Class

About Life Application Class

Bring Families Together Around the Word of God

The effective work of the Christian is based upon his or her relationship to God through his Son, Jesus Christ. The mission of Metropolitan is to bring families together around the Word of God. Family involves all ages. With this in mind Metropolitan Baptist Church, through the Christian Education ministry, endeavors to feed the 'whole' person.

Designed to Help One Live a Victorious Life in Christ

In order to do this, life application classes are offered to assist those interested in delving into specific topics. It is designed to help one live a victorious life in Christ. We believe that we can and should be living testimonies to Jesus our Lord. Through the Singles Class, Marriage Class, Daughter's of Christ, Men of Integrity Class, Parenting Class, and New Disciples Class everyone has an opportunity to study and grow.

Through these classes, persons will be strengthened and empowered to live quality fulfilled lives; confident in the Christ within them. Join a class and be transformed!

Daughters of Christ

  • 1st & 3rd Sundays 11:15 AM - Chapel
  • Instructors: Rev. Kimberly L. Williams & Rev. Linda Jefferson - First Lady

The Daughters of Christ is focused on Living Love. The choice that can change your heart. In our sentimental culture, we tend to view love as a simple state of the heart, not a conscious act of will. That would be okay if Jesus commanded us to only love the lovable! Yet, He commanded in John 15:12 "Love each other as I have loved you." This class is a study on God's Model for true love. All women are welcome.


Men Stepping Up

  • 1st & 3rd Sunday 11:30 AM - Computer Room
  • Instructors: Dea. Singleton & Bro. Ahmod Field

This class is designed to reach and encourage men starting at age 21. The class will address topics that are relevant to the life and experiences of men who are single, married, and divorced. The class is committed to challenging men to embrace the vision that God has already spoken.

Effective Parenting Class

  • Day/Time: 2nd Sundays @ 11:30 AM
  • Instructors: Pastor David Jefferson, Sr., and Rev. Lady Linda Jefferson
  • Location: 1st Flr. Deacon's Room

Eminently qualified to teach this class, Pastor and Rev. Lady Linda Jefferson have raised four children in the love and Christian spirit that they impart to anxious parents who come to the class for the first time. You will learn how to raise your children with respect, love and discipline while following Christ's path of moral guidance.

Singles with a Purpose

  • Day/Time: 2nd & 4th Sundays
  • Instructor: Dawn Wilkins
  • Location: 2nd Floor Computer Room
  • Currently Studying: "Single, Saved and Having Sex" by Ty Adams

God has a calling for everyone. Singles with purpose meets to learn about living a single life in the care and admonition of the Lord. They explore how to live by God's will and not by there own. they develop skills to increase their faith and sufficiency in Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior. Singles with Purpose meets in a classroom setting and also offers activities for fellowship with other singles.

God in the Work Place

  • EVERY 5th Sunday @ 11:30 AM
  • Instructor: Rev. Dr. David Jefferson, Sr.
  • Location: The Deacon's Room

This class focuses on marketplace ministry, emphasizing the fact that evey aspect of work that the believer engages in is also an act of praise and worship.

The objective of the class is to teach believers how to apply biblical principles in the workplace.

Marriage Class

  • 2nd & 4th Sundays 11:30
  • Ministry Leaders: Rev. John Williford and Maryanna Williford
  • Associate Minister's Conference Room - 2nd Flr.

The Marriage Ministry class is a catalyst by which couples journey to strengthen their relationship and family. As a class, we are committing to God's plan for the family. Moving towards strengthening couples, the class challenges persons to prioritize their walk with the Lord as a means to securring a Christ-Centered Marital Relationship.

149 Springfield Ave, Newark, NJ 07103