Faith Formation

At St. Francis Episcopal Church, we continue our journey with Christ and each other through lectionary classes and book studies. We offer a variety of opportunities for parishioners and guests to join us in our journey. Below you can find a list of our current Faith Formation opportunities.


Mindfulness: a seven-week class

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Leaders: Jason and Dena Hobbs
Contact: denadouglashobbs@gmail.com
Location: St. Francis Arts Center
Time: Saturdays at 10 am, April 7 - May 19

Mindfulness is a mental technique for focusing your awareness on the present moment. The class will center around the book "Mindfulness: An eight-week plan for finding peace in a frantic world" by Mark Williams and Danny Penman. Please use the discount code "stfrancis" for $10 off.  


Lectionary Discussion Group

Leaders: Shared Leadership
Contact: Jim Atkins
Location: St. Gregory Room
Time: every Sunday at 10 am

“We take scripture seriously not necessarily literally.”

Varied spiritual practices will be explored on the 5th Sunday of the month.


St. Francis Book Club

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Contact: Barbara Thompson (thompson694709@bellsouth.net)
Time: every 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7 pm

We will be discussing "The Brain that Changes Itself" by Norman Doidge for our April 18th. Our book for May will be "Great Small Things" by Jodi Piccoult.