Registration is open for the 2017/2018 Education for Ministry program. Participants in this evening adult education program meeting on Monday nights, at Grace, starting September 11, 2017 and ending May 21, 2018. The program provides an opportunity to explore the Bible and Christian Traditions in a thoughtful community with an eye towards building strong foundations for lay ministry. If you enjoy lively discussion, good food and fellowship, and are interested in living into your faith, then this is the place for you! The 2.5 hour sessions include a group meal, discussion of weekly readings, theological reflection, spiritual exercises, and worship. First year students read the Old Testament, and then progress on to the New Testament in year 2, History of Christianity in year 3, and Theology in year 4. Participants sign up for year at a time and the cost is $350 per year for program fees and books. Limited scholarship funds are available. Registration is open through September 6th. Contact Julia McClung to register or find out more by calling or texting 571.242.7080 or emailing julia.mcclung@yahoo.