Frontline Ministries For Boys Begins At Christ United Methodist

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Frontline Ministries for boys in grades 6-12 at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, will kick off the year Saturday, Aug. 24, from 6-10 p.m. in the Multi Purpose Room.  Participants should bring NERF gun and be ready for fun, fellowship and Bible study.

Classes for Disciple I, II, III, IV, Christian Believer and Jesus in the Gospels will begin during the week of Aug. 18 with classes Sunday afternoon, Wednesday afternoon and weekdays. Contact Cathy Turner at 892-9363 or education@christplace.org. 

An 8-week study, "Invitation to the Old Testament," will begin Aug. 18 in Adult Building A-1. For information, contact Cathy Turner at 892-9363.


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