Christian Formation Ministries

Centering Prayer Ministry – Facilitates movement from verbal, mental or affective prayer to receptive prayer – experiencing God’s presence within us. Contact: Doug Creveling, 865-300-6755, dccrev@mindspring.com

Christian Formation Ministry – Enhances spiritual life through classes for adults, youth, and children. Find out more at THIS LINK. Contacts: Fr. John Mark Wiggers, 865-523-5687, jwiggers@stjamesknox.org; Marie Cantrell, 865-806-3058, mariewcantrell@gmail.com; Theresa Ann DeRosa, 727-858-8444, tde444@yahoo.com

Cursillo Ministry – Provides a 3-day Christianity course in which participants live and work together preparing to serve their community and the world. Contact: Mary English Passmore, 540-239-8511, vtmaryhunter@gmail.com

Education for Ministry– Provides a 4-year intensive study course sponsored by the Sewanee Theological Seminary. Contact: Alex Henry, 865-235-4868, bornunderpunches86@gmail.com

St. James Library Ministry – Provides a collection of fiction and nonfiction materials as well as other resources for Christian growth and education. Contact: Jane Clift, 865-679-9110, janeandbobc@att.net