Adult Christian Education

“Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior”
-Psalm 25:5
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Sunday Morning Adult Classes
10:10- 11:00 a.m. 
The Breakfast Club
Parents of all ages meet for discussion, encouragement and breakfast
Led by Gina Klein
Location: Family Life Center floor
Present Word  
PC(USA) Adult Curriculum
Facilitators – Bill and Kate Dalton
Location:  Family Life Center #106
Engaging God’s Word 
In-depth study of books in the Bible
Facilitators – Rob West
Location:  Family Life Center #101
Video/Book Discussions of Contemporary Topics
Facilitators – Paul Mebane, Dick Fossler
Location:   Family Life Center #107/108 
Friendship Class
Adults with special needs study God’s Word using Access curriculum 
Facilitators: Patricia Porter and Curtis Friedel
Location: Family Life Center #109
Next Step
Visitors & new members learn about St. Mark and how to get involved in this 3-session class offered several times a year. Next series: TBD
Led by Carol Trono, Susan Penrod & Pastor Joan Watson
Location: Parlor
Small Group Ministries
Men & Women’s Groups
Monday 11:30 a.m. (1st Monday of the month)
Lunch Bunch 
– fellowship
Facilitator:  Bill Lemoine
Where:       Dog and Pony restaurant
Wednesday 10:30 a.m.
Pastor’s Bible Study:
Reflection and study of the scriptural passages for upcoming Sunday worship
Facilitator:  Pastor Joan Watson
Where:       Family Life Center #107/108
Saturday 3:00 p.m. (first and third Saturdays of the month)
Steady Aims Fellowship
Facilitator: James McCarthy
Where: Apache Rifleworks, Comfort, TX
Meetings and Events TBD, see church calendar
Chronologically Gifted (CGs)/Empty Nesters
Organize programs, outings and activities throughout the year. 
Designed for Women
Monday  5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Monday Ladies Night Group
Study and Support
Facilitator:  Stephanie Snyder
Where:       the Parlor
Tuesday (last of each month) 11:30 a.m.
Party of Grace
Prayer, topical discussion and fellowship
Facilitators: Nina Morgan and Lynn Bellow
Where:    local restaurants (see calendar)
Wednesday 8:00 a.m.
Morning Glorias
Christian Fiction Book Study
Facilitator:  Carlyn Crawford
Where:      Centinela’s Restaurant 
Thursday 9:00 a.m.
W.O.W. Bible Study (Women of the Word)
Current Video Series
Facilitator:  Angela Grover
Where:       Family Life Center #107/108
Designed for Men
Monday 7:00 p.m.
A Few Good Men
Men discover their calling as ambassadors of Christ and that success is found through meditating in and obeying God’s Word.
Facilitator:  John Stassi
Where:       Family Life Center #104/105
Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
Mid-week Men’s Group:
Video and discussion
Facilitator: Robert Klein
Where:      Parlor
Thursday 7:00 p.m.
Mens’s Basketball
Facilitator: John Stassi
Where: Gym Floor
Adult Christian Education
To provide for the Christian nurture and growth of St. Mark’s adult members and for their equipping for ministry. The Adult Christian Education  Committee includes all adult Sunday school teachers, small group leaders and persons led by the Spirit to train adults to be disciples to the world in which we live.
Small groups foster close relationships and an integral community.