We regularly have various studies and classes starting throughout the year, especially in the fall and at the beginning of the new year. Here is a list of current offerings. Check back often to see what's new!
Email Adults@GraceAvenue.org with any questions.
Finding Bethlehem in the Midst of Bedlam (REGISTER)
3 week study beginning November 28th in Room 219
Mon 9:15-10:30am will be a Women’s Study Group
Wed 7-8:30pm and Thurs 9:15-10:30am are open to everyone
The birth of Jesus brought Hope, Peace, Love and Joy to a chaotic and divided world. How can we open ourselves to those gifts in the midst of our own bedlam today? Join Laura Echols-Richter in in a study that will focus on the gifts Christ offers anew in 2016.
Disciple IV Under the Tree of Life
32-Week Study Begins September 1, 2016
Thursdays, 9:30-11:30am, Rm 216
This study is part of the Disciple Bible Study series. Participants need to have completed Disciple I. This study focuses on the Old Testament texts known as The Writing and the New Testament books of John and Revelation. It will be taught by Marian Schulze. Study Manuals may be purchased for $42. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. Childcare is available upon request.
Sisters of Scripture (REGISTER)
Wednesday 9:30-Noon, Room 219 (During the school-year)
This group of women meets weekly, offering a variety of studies throughout the school-year. Our next study is listed below. Email email@example.com or contact Cathy Vining at CatherineHVining@gmail.com with questions.
10-Week Study Begins September 7
Join us for an exciting study of Jesus the One and Only which focuses on Jesus in the Gospel of Luke. The cost of the book is $20.
We Love Caregivers
On-Going Support & Study Group
Sundays, 11:00am-Noon, Room 147
This is a group for persons caring for a loved one with some form of dementia. This can be a difficult and lonely journey. Come join us we gather in community for study, sharing, and support. Classes are facilitated by Joyce Cravens, Heart Adults Minister. Register by sending an e-mail to Joyce@GraceAvenue.org.
Listening to God (REGISTER)
4-Week Study, Begins October 4
Tuesdays, 7:00-8:00pm, Room 147
This is a class where we will learn the benefits of stillness & listening, while opening our hearts and minds to experiencing God’s presence in new and profound ways. It is led by Laurie Hanson Roberts.
Acts, Part II: The Journeys of Paul (REGISTER)
5-Week Study Begins November 4 (No Class 11/25)
Fridays, Noon-1:30pm, Room 216
We will continue our study of Acts. If you missed part I, you are still welcome to join us for part II. This study will focus on chapters 13 to 28 which include the journeys of Paul. It will be taught by Bill D. Ball, Jr. Please register in advance to receive the reading materials.
Gospel of John, Part II (REGISTER)
4-Week Study Begins November 8 (No Class 11/22)
Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm, Tom Graves Hall
We will be studying chapters 8 to 16 of the Gospel of John. This includes Lazarus, Jesus proclaiming “I am the vine,” and Jesus washing the disciples’ feet. If you missed part I, you can still join us for this study. The leader is Bill D. Ball, Jr. Please register in advance to receive the reading materials.
First Wednesdays of the Month, 11am – 12:15pm, Local Restaurants
Join us for our new monthly gathering for retired men. There is a short program with the primary focus being enjoying food and fellowship. Please register by the Monday prior to the Wednesday event by e-mailing by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org or complete this FORM.
Sundays, 2:00-3:00pm, Prayer Room
On Sundays, all are invited to visit the prayer room for a time of prayer, conversation, and support. The time is facilitated by Rev. Joyce Cravens. For more information contact email@example.com or complete this FORM.
Threshold: Open Table (Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for upcoming dates.)
Location: The British Lion Pub at 5454 Main Street (Main Street and the Toll Road)
Join Marcus Womack for an open discussion about faith and how God is and is not at work in this world. Different topics will be explored at each meeting (Faith & culture? What do we think about evil? Do Miracles exist? Gender issues, Race, Sexuality, etc.) Visit www.ThresholdFrisco.org or email email@example.com, or fill out this form for more information. No registration necessary.
Childcare upon request at minimal cost for most studies.
For more information on any of these ministries,
please contact Bill D. Ball Jr, Adult Minister
firstname.lastname@example.org or 972.335.2882, ext. 617.