Centering Prayer Group Starts New Book (back to top)
We welcome new participants as our group starts a new book: "Awakenings" by Thomas Keating. We meet on Monday's from 5:30-6:30 PM in the Church Library (across from the back entrance to the kitchen). Each week we will read together a short passage, discuss the passage and then practice centering prayer for 20 minutes. Give us a try!
What’s Next? How About Education For Ministry (back to top)
Through study, prayer, and reflection, EFM groups move toward a new understanding of the fullness of God's kingdom and of the Bible. EFM is a course, created through the University of the South, in theological reflection: learning to see our lives through the lens of faith. Christ Church has openings in the Monday morning, Monday evening and Wednesday morning groups. Participants meet for 2½ - 3 hours each week. Contact Jenny Beaumont at 704-714-6945 to hear more about EFM.
Faith and Fellowship: Young Adult Sunday School Class (back to top)
We will gather with coffee and muffins and discuss the Sunday readings and how they apply to our everyday lives. We hope to build a community of faith, fellowship and outreach, and invite everyone in their 20’s to mid 30’s to attend. Contact The Reverend Patty Willett at email@example.com.
Apply For The Communication Skills Class - May, July, October (back to top)
We are excited to announce that three Communication Skills Training will be offered at Christ Church this winter and spring. Bob Chapman, CEO of Barry-Wehmiller, is helping us offer this transformational class to our parishioners and partners within the Charlotte community. Click here to hear Bob Chapman’s Faith Forum conversation with Chip Edens. Click here to see a YouTube video about the power of the Communication Skills Training.
The Communications Skills Class is a full three day experience. Course topics include: DISC (communication styles profile), the 7-step Communication Cycle, Nonverbal Communication, Reflective Listening Skills, Effective Confrontation, One to Others and Learn.Commit.Do.
The class will meet from 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The evening activity on Thursday night from 6:30 - 8:30 PM is a requirement for participation in the class.
The structure of the course means that we will have limited spots available. Participants will be selected in order to have a balanced number of students for each class. If the class fills, we will start a waiting list. Click here for more details or email Jenny Beaumont firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Course Application: The structure of the course means that we will have limited spots available. Participants will be selected in order to have a balanced number of students for each class. If the class fills, we will start a waiting list. Click here to apply for the class.