Our Ministries

No matter what stage of life you are in, we have a place for you!

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Adventureland Preschool

Adventureland is Beltline’s self-supporting preschool program that has been providing quality care and education to the children in our surrounding area for 46 years.  Combined with loving, experienced teachers and a comprehensive curriculum taught from a Christian perspective, we feel that Adventureland allows each student to grow strong roots in every aspect of their lives during a very important and impressionable time. The goal of our staff is to create an environment in which our children can gain confidence in themselves, their…

Lads to Leaders

2021 Registration Forms Adult Registration Form Student Registration Form Hotel Reservation Form About Lads to Leaders Since the founding of Lads to Leaders/Leaderettes (L2L) in 1968, their mission has been to develop youth into Christian leaders. From a group of 8 boys in the first year to more than 20,000 today, their mission has remained the same. L2L is the oldest and largest leadership training program used by the churches of Christ today. It is a tool churches of Christ…
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Children & Youth

Nursery Attended nurseries are provided during Sunday morning and evening worship services for Infants (0 to 6 months), Cradle Roll (6 to 12 months), and Toddlers (12 months to 2 years). We would love to care for your children for you to allow you the opportunity to give your undivided attention to worshiping our Father! Children’s Worship Training Children ages 2 through 1st grade are welcome to attend our Children’s Worship Training Class each Sunday morning during the school year. …

Education Ministries

Where is my kid’s class . . . Infant through Preschool Age Room # Infant (0 to 6 months) 205 Cradle Roll (6 to 12 months) 204 Toddler (12 months to 2 years) 207 Younger 2’s (2 years old after Sept 1) 208 2-year-olds (No class during Summer) 305 3-year-olds 306 4-year-olds 311 Faith Boulevard (Kindergarten through 5th Grade) Faith Blvd operates on a rotating basis in rooms 312-316 and 324-326.  Look for the appropriate sign hanging in front of…

College/Young Professionals’ Ministry

Our growing group is composed of college-age through 20 and 30 somethings and provides a nurturing transition from high school youth groups to adult classes. This age group has needs that we try to meet through a varied Bible study, applying Biblical principles to today’s struggles. We have fun and encourage each other during get-togethers, outings, and service projects.

Men’s Ministry

The mission of the Men’s Ministry is to provide men with resources to develop Godly character and to equip them to influence their world for Christ. Becoming a Christian is not a destination; it is the beginning of a life-long journey. The Men’s Ministry seeks to encourage men to grow in Christ to be Christian leaders through fellowship, teaching, and service.

Outreach Ministries

Hispanic Ministry (Iglesia de Cristo) The Hispanic Ministry at the Beltline Church of Christ started n the summer of 1997.  At the beginning of the year 1997, the elders at Beltline saw the opportunity to carry the gospel to the Spanish speaking people. There were thousands of people from many Latin American countries coming to the Decatur area. In order to carry out the gospel to the Hispanics, the elders brought Justo Dorantes on to the ministerial staff. Justo is…
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Support Ministries

Care Groups The Mission of the Beltline Care Group Ministry is to practice the second great commandment of loving our brother as much as ourselves as instructed by Jesus to his disciples in Matthew 22. We implement the work of this ministry by separating the membership into small groups that meet, enjoy a meal, and fellowship with one another on a monthly basis in homes or other preferred meeting locations. We believe that the closeness and bonding that is developed…
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Other Ministries

Advertising Ministry The purpose of Advertising is to prepare and submit advertising to the local newspaper, to inform the community and visitors to Decatur the times of our services and special events.  Encourage and uplift the community through the use of compelling messages on the outdoor marquee. Building Ministry The purpose of Building Care and Maintenance is to ensure the facilities are maintained in such a way as to ensure they do not detract from worship, but hopefully assist in…

Senior Ministeries

Primetimers The purpose of the Primetimers is to serve the needs of our senior members of the congregation (roughly described as age 55 or older), by encouraging spiritual growth and fellowship through a number of activities, such as fellowship meals, trips, and various service projects. Elderly Assistance Program The Elderly Assistance Program is a program designed to ensure some of our aging members are not neglected.  The deacons of the church check on these members and see to their needs.…


Benevolence means kindness, compassion, generosity, and goodwill.  The goal of our Benevolence program at Beltline Church of Christ is to show kindness, compassion, generosity, and goodwill to those of our surrounding community who need help. Those needing assistance will no longer have to line up for service on a first come first serve basis but will be able to make an appointment on Wednesday mornings by calling 256-566-6221 beginning at 8:30 am to arrange an appointment. Those calling will need…

Mission Work

Missions Overview Beltline Church of Christ is an extremely mission-minded church.  The importance of missions is manifested in its annual mission budget, which has historically been one-third (1/3) of the total annual budget of the congregation. Beltline supports Christian education, both at home and in foreign lands, by making contributions to the Heritage Christian University General Fund, the Heritage Christian University, Harding University, Faulkner University, and Freed-Hardeman University Bible Departments, and World Bible School in Cuba.   Beltline also supports missionaries in…