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Christian Leadership School

Level Up Your Christian Education

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The Christian Leadership School (CLS) is a structured program of Christian education established by the Sunday School Publishing Board (SSPB) of the National Baptist Convention USA., Inc (NBCUSA). The program is administered by the Department of Christian Education Accreditation and Credentials (DCEAC). The purpose of the CLS Program is to provide a structured, accredited program to develop disciples, train leaders, and edify the local church (see 2 Timothy 3:16-17).

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First time student students enrolling in the Certificate of Progress Program (COPP) must complete the Form 12 and subscribe to the Informer Magazine. For more information on how to obtain these forms, please email: or call Ms. Chanda Parker at 757- 627-7222. Textbooks may be purchased at Amazon or Alibris


At Second Calvary Baptist Church, we are committed to providing quality education through our CLS (Christian Leadership School) program, and we are grateful for the dedicated volunteer teachers who make it possible. The CLS program is offered free of charge to ensure accessibility for all members of our community.

If you appreciate the efforts of our volunteer teachers and would like to express your gratitude, we welcome your voluntary "love offering" or donation. Your generous contribution will go directly to support the teachers and enhance the CLS program, allowing us to continue providing exceptional educational opportunities.

Your support is greatly appreciated and helps us sustain this valuable community resource. Thank you for considering a donation to support our teachers and the CLS program.


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