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.
Sisters of Scripture (REGISTER)
Wednesday 9:30-11:30am, Room 219
This group meets weekly, offering a variety of studies throughout the school-year. Below is a description of our current study. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Cathy Vininv at CatherineHVining@gmail.com with questions.
The Armor of God Study
Beginning March 16th, Rooms 217 & 219
Women are invited to join us for a 7-week study by Priscilla Shirer. The cost for the study is $20, which includes the study guide.
Women’s Bible Study
Mondays 9:15-10:30am OR 7:00-8:30pm
This group meets weekly for a variety of studies. Below is what is scheduled next. All are welcome to join at any time! Contact email@example.com with any questions.
Revelation: A Call to Hope in the Midst of Our World (REGISTER)
3-Week Study Begins April 4th
Mondays, 9:15-10:30am and 7:00-8:30pm, Rm 219
All women are invited to join Laura Echols-Richter for a time of study, prayer and conversation as we study the book of Revelation. We will look at the original purpose of the book as well as the word of hope and challenge for our world today. Childcare available for a minimal cost upon request.
The Easter Effect (REGISTER)
4-Week Study Begins April 7
Thursdays, 9:15-10:30am, Rm 219
Does Easter have an effect on how you live your daily life? Join Laura Echols-Richter as she focuses on the Good News the resurrection stories offer us in our world today. Childcare available for a minimal cost upon reques Email firstname.lastname@example.org with question.
I Corinthians (REGISTER)
6-Week Study Begins April 8
Join us as we explore this important letter written by Paul to a new Christian community that is seeking to determine how it should interact with the surrounding culture. This is a whole book Bible study were we read about three chapters each week and dig deeply into their historical context and relevance for our faith today. Of Paul’s letters, I Corinthians is second only to Romans in terms of length.
The study will be taught by Bill D. Ball, Jr., Adult Minister.
Acts Part II – The Journeys of Paul (REGISTER)
4-Week Study Begins April 5
Tuesdays, 7:00-8:30pm, Room 160
Join us as we explore the stories of the early church that were written by the author of the Gospel of Luke. Many regard this text as an adventure novel with its account of journeys that include narrow escapes, shipwrecks, humor, conflict, and courtroom drama. This study will focus on chapters 13 to 28. It will be taught by Bill D. Ball, Jr. Please register in advance to receive the reading materials. Childcare is available upon request.
Faith and Sexuality Discussion & Study (REGISTER)
Sundays, from 3:30-5:00pm beginning April 17th
How are we called to relate to our neighbors who hold different views about sexuality, gender, and marriage? Marcus Womack will lead this 3-week discussion that will explore what the Bible says, the official position of the United Methodist Church, and key theological questions. Contact Marcus Womack at email@example.com with questions.
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 (NEXT DATE: Thursday, April 7, 2016 from 8:00-9:30pm)
Location: The Londoner 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 firstname.lastname@example.org, 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
email@example.com or 972.335.2882, ext. 617.