Adult Education

Small Group Bible Study:

The group meets for noonday prayer every Thursday in the sanctuary, and a Bible Study led by Deacon Kathleen Ballard, looking the scriptures for the upcoming Sunday. Anyone can join the group at any time.

Lenten and Advent Studies:

These are five week  study units offered each Lent and Advent following the main service on Sundays.  There is a DVD presentation with a companion book.  Recent studies have included “The Final Words”  by Andrew Hamilton; “The Way” by Andrew Hamilton; “What Wondrous Love is this-Holy Week in Word and Art” and “the Thrill of Hope – The Christmas Story in Word and Art” by Candler School of Theology.

EfM – Education for Ministry:

St. Stephen’s has offered EfM groups in the past, and currently has participants in a joint local group.

Dwelling in the Word:

All leadership groups and committees open their meetings with a Bible reflection “Dwelling in the Word” as part of developing our spiritual practices in the Missional-Going Local project.