The EfM curriculum of study, worship and theological reflection in a small group is one of the most comprehensive theological education experiences available, outside of seminary. We will hold an informaiton session for interested parishioners on May 22 in the Michaux House Library from 6:0 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
One EfM graduate said, “EfM has helped me be more aware of the God-full moments in my daily walk – at work, at home, at play – and to discover how I can minister right where I am, right now, and to explore possible new ministry.” EfM meets weekly at St. James’s on Tuesdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm from mid-September to mid-May. There is a tuition fee and scholarships are available.
Our next sessions of the Education For Ministry course began this September. We can enroll up to 12 people in a group.To register or for more information, please call Jane Dowrick (804-327-1602). While EFM is a 4 year course, you need only commit for a year at a time. The cost for materials and resources is $375.00, and scholarships are available. If you want to go deeper, discuss questions in a safe inclusive group, learn more about Jesus and our church, consider EFM. One of the many benefits of EFM is applying learning to day to day life. Need a small group? This is for you.
Information about EfM is also online at efm.sewanee.edu.
A recent EfM class at St. James’s: