Ministry of the Disciple at Waterford

Event details

  • Thursday | October 20, 2016
  • 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Waterford Community of Christ 1990 Crescent Lake Rd Waterford, MI 48327

There will be a Temple School class: Ministry of the Disciple taught by Bobbie Ann Robinson at Waterford Community of Christ, 1990 Crescent Lake Rd Waterford, MI 48327. This class will take place in Late October and Early November on the following dates:

Thursdays, October 20, 27 – 6:30-8:30pm
Thursdays, November 3, 10, 17 – 6:30-8:30pm

Please contact Cynthia Omans at or cell phone: 248-408-8360 if you plan to attend.


Temple School-Introduction to Scripture at Alpena Congregation

Event details

  • Wednesday | October 19, 2016
  • 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Alpena Community of Christ 126 Clinton St, Alpena, MI 49707

Alpena Congregation will present the NEW Temple School Class – This video class will be instructed by Tony & Charmaine Chvala-Smith; and facilitated by Gary & Barb Villeneuve.

Cost $20.

Snacks will be provided each week. Please come and help make this class more useful & meaningful for all disciples. All are welcome. Call Gary or Barb Villeneuve 989-354-3643 to register by Sunday, October 16.

Introduction to Scripture @ 6-8:30 pm on Weds. for 5 weeks beginning October 19; ending Nov. 16.

10-19-2016  Wednesday 6:30-8:30 p.m.
10-26-2016  Wednesday 6:30-8:30 p.m.
11-02-2016  Wednesday 6:30-8:30 p.m.
11-09-2016  Wednesday 6:30-8:30 p.m.
11-16-2016  Wednesday 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Ministry of the Elder at Saginaw

Event details

  • Saturday | October 29, 2016
  • 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • Saginaw Community of Christ 300 N Center Rd Saginaw, MI 48638

Ministry of the Elder – The Temple School course “Ministry of the Elder” (TS-MP305), will be held at the Saginaw (Center Road) congregation at the following dates/times.

10-29-2016 Sat. 9:00-12:30 p.m.
11-12-2016 Sat. 9:00-12:30 p.m.
11-19-2016 Sat. 9:00-12:30 p.m.

Please notify Gary Gordier ( ASAP to enroll in the class.
Material costs are: $29.95 plus shipping for the spiral bound book – or – $12.95 for the .PDF version of the book (and no shipping), that individuals can order and download from Herald House at the following URL:

This will be a high intensity course and preparation before each session will be necessary. Ordinands will explore what they need to know, be, and do in the essential role of the elder. Elders learn to lead Christ-centered congregational community by witness, invitation, and mentoring others in Christ’s mission. Ordinands explore providing sacramental ministry and create a plan for ministry.

This class is especially for all new ordinands, but anyone is welcome to take the course. This is a new version of the course, so you might be interested in taking it even if you have previously taken the course. Please encourage all your priesthood to experience the new office classes.

Lessons include:
1. Covenant Principles for Faithful Priesthood Ministry
2. Congregational Community-Building
3. Proclaiming Christ’s Mission
4. Building Sacred Community
5. Leading Sacrament Ministry
6. Ministry within a Diverse Community
7. Justice and Peacemaking
8. Partners in Ministry