Christian Education

If you are interested in joining any of the below ministries please contact Roberta Koonce in the office for more information.

 

 

Christian Spirituality:

Book Studies with discussions centering on an individual’s spiritual journey in Christ. Meetings take place at the church on Thursday mornings for multi-week sessions, after the 10:15 AM Eucharist. 

Education for Ministry:

A distance learning program of the Seminary of the South, aka Sewanee, EFM is a four-year course of theological education for lay people done locally in a small group setting that is led by a trained mentor. 

 

Inquirer’s Classes:

Designed for those preparing for Confirmation, Reception, or Re-affirmation of Baptismal Vows, this series of classes intends to help people explore their faith more deeply as well as learn about the church. 

 

Library:

Located off the foyer, the Library contains a variety of spiritual, devotional, theological, and educational materials. Books may be checked out at no cost to members of ASEC. 

 

Men’s Morning Forum:

A group of men gather weekly on Tuesdays at 8:00 a.m. September thru May, to explore the bible, theology, and other relevant topics from an open point of view. Breakfast follows at a local restaurant. 

 

Saints Nursery:

Care for young children and infants on Sundays beginning at 10:00 a.m. upstairs in the parish house. Safe Church training required for volunteers.

 

Small Groups and Seasonal Opportunities:

From time to time, small groups emerge around an interest in a topic and seasonal classes and programs are offered, such as a weeknight series in Lent or our Bon Voyage Series. 

 

Sunday Adult Classes:

Offered at 9:00 a.m. in the library, these classes focus on biblical, theological, sacramental, spiritual, ethical and historical themes through a variety of discussions and presentations. 

 

Women’s Bible Study:

A group of women gather weekly on Tuesdays at 10:15 a.m. to study the bible and grow in their understanding of scripture. 

 

Off Island Spiritual Book Group:

Meets two Thursday afternoons per month.