Christian Formation at St. Mary's is each Sunday morning from 10apm-10:50apm. Our education is aimed at lifelong growth in the knowledge, service and love of God as followers of Christ and is informed by Scripture, Tradition and Reason.
Adults meet in Martyrs Hall or the Sisters' Chapel. Children meet in the Moody Wing, and Youth meet in the Youth Room off the Crypt downstairs.
Spring 2018 Classes
January 7-Dean Andy Andrews “Unlocking Your Heart in 2018”
Jan 14-Rabbi Micah Greenstein, Temple Israel—10 am Adult Formation, Martyrs Hall on “Finding and Sharing the Light”— 11 am, Preacher
Jan 21-Marcos Villa, Latino Memphis, “Let’s Help Others Dream”
Jan 28-the Rev. Alvin Jackson, retired former pastor at Mississippi Blvd Christian Church— 10am Adult Formation, Martyrs Hall on “What the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination means for Memphis— 11 am, preacher
February Series on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community"
We invite you to read with us for this series: you can get the book at the Episcopal Bookshop!
Feb 4-Alison Wetter, from "WatchLoveWork"In memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., watch our films, allow them to open your heart, share them with others, and add your own stories of love.
Feb 11-Vahisha Hasan, from MCUTS
Feb 18-Vahisha Hasan
Feb 25-Larry Lloyd
Children & Youth
CATECHESIS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD - Sundays 10 am
A beautiful, experiential Christian Formation process for children age 3 through first grade. Catechists explore with children our relationship with Jesus through parables, prayer, liturgy, and Church practices. Located in Atrium I, in the Moody Wing.
SUNDAY SCHOOL - Sundays 10 am
The Children's Sunday School class serves children in grades 2-5, offering them an opportunity to explore scripture and prayer through discussion and art.
YOUTH CLASSES - Sundays 10 am
Grades 6-8 meet in the Moody Wing.
Grades 9-12 meet in the Moody Wing.