A non-college- credit course study on the New Testament, including its background, growth and content will be offered at Mims Chapel UMC beginning January 4, 2017.
Attendance is open to the public. Individuals desiring to participate may attend either the morning session on Wednesdays, meeting from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.; or they may attend the evening session on Thursdays, meeting from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. The cost of the textbook is $25.00. Each student will provide their own version of the Biblical text.
The course study will be taught by Rev. Melissa Crawford. Rev. Crawford’s teaching career has included teaching in the Philosophy Department of Temple College; Certificate in Christian Ministry Program of the Religion Department at University of Mary-Hardin Baylor; and the Religion Department at Wiley College. The first session of the study will focus on the topic
“The Dead Sea Scrolls.” The goal of the course study is for the purpose of equipping any individuals who desire to grow in their Bible teaching skills, gain knowledge for service in their respective churches, or for any one desiring to grow in their spiritual life through the study of the New Testament Scriptures.
Mims Chapel United Methodist Church, Lake of the Pines is located at 13714 FM 729, Avinger, TX 75630. The telephone number (903) 755-2513.
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