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Grace Online Academy: Celebrating new and long life
On November 1, 2014
Our online classes are free and available to everyone. Each class takes less than one hour to complete an is available to you wherever you (and the internet) are! Contact Janis Greenbaum in the church office to enroll. These classes will be open through the month of November:
Introduction to Christian Baptism
Baptism is a life-changing experience that draws us closer to God. Author, speaker, and Episcopal priest Anne Kitch helps us wade through the waters of theology, practice, and preparation for this central rite of Christian initiation.
Here are the topics of Anne’s lectures:
- What Is Baptism?
- Why Be Baptized?
- What Is the History of Baptism?
- What Is the Baptismal Covenant?
This course is for anyone considering baptism for themselves or a loved one. It’s also a wonderful lesson on the importance of this rite in all our lives.
Growing old with Grace (not Glamour)
Growing old is a gift from God that some people would rather not accept. In this introspective and challenging course, author, minister, and popular speaker Barbara Crafton shares profound insights into how Christians can cope with aging.
In this course, Crafton shares reflections that inform, entertain, and challenge us to live into our age with joy and wonder. She addresses:
- The Aging Process
- Letting Go of Youth
- Advantages of Growing Old
- Grace Not Glamor
This course is designed not simply for older people, but younger people who are interested in pondering what lies ahead.