Formation News

What makes a Christian? • Sundays through June 4

Join Chris Manzer and Leanne O’Rear during Eastertide as they lead a class in a study of Being Christian by Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury and theologian extraordinaire during formation hour (9:15 – 10:15 a.m.) in the Gaylord Room. Williams’ book is thoughtful and accessible and explores four core practices at the heart of Christianity: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, and Prayer. Go deep!

Adult Formation Chair: ; Children and Youth: The Rev. Jenna Strizak. All classes begin at 9:15 a.m., unless otherwise noted. New participants are always welcome!

Adult Christian Formation

(Comer Center, 2nd floor)
Note: This floor is not currently wheelchair accessible. If you would like assistance getting to these classes, please speak to an usher. We apologize for the difficulty this presents you.

  • What makes a Christian? (April 23-June 4 in the Comer Commons) Join Chris Manzer and Leanne O’Rear all of Eastertide as they lead us in a study of Being Christian by Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury and theologian extraordinaire. Williams’ book is thoughtful and accessible, and explores four core practices at the heart of Christianity: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, and Prayer. Go deep!
  • Adult Confirmation Classes (April 30, May 7, & May 21, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. location TBA) Adult classes to prepare for Confirmation, Reception, or Reaffirmation of Baptismal Vows.
  • Life in Christ Class (Room 259) This class, for women of all ages, involves studying, praying, learning, and a healthy bit of laughing & crying.
  • The Men’s Room (Room 256) This class, for adult men of all ages, discusses the gospel reading from the previous Sunday using a simple curriculum to spur discussion.
  • Theological Reflections (Gaylord Room, 2nd floor) This adult class explores different topics throughout the year. Join Fr. Greg through September 18 to reflect on our faith and civic life in this election season.

Learn more about Adult Formation on the Episcopal church Web site.


Children’s Christian Formation

Children and Youth Sunday Formation Classes will resume on August 20


Youth Christian Formation

Children and Youth Sunday Formation Classes will resume on August 20