The Arise class features a lecture teaching style. They use the “Explore the Bible” curriculum from Lifeway Resources. This class enjoys fellowship throughout the year and its annual Christmas luncheon complete with entertainment.

The class teacher, Stan Burke, is a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary. His experience as a pastor has left a legacy of influence in many lives. Stan Burke is known for the exposition of God’s Word, which he delivers with candor and inspired insights. Suellen Roberts is the director of the class. She comes to the class with seasoned media experience and leadership skills in establishing works globally. Suellen brings her organizational skills and exhibits leadership in many areas.