Education Ministries



Adult Formation

Sunday and weekday forums, classes, series, and retreats exploring spiritual, theological, and mission themes

Bible Study

Opportunities to study scripture – E-mail James

Church School

Settings in which children can explore, learn, play, worship, and enjoy one another as part of the entire St. Philip’s community – E-mail Sandralyn

Education for Ministry

Four-year curriculum for persons wishing to learn more about their faith and ministry through the study of scripture, history, theology, and experience – E-mail Mary

Renouf/Nelson Library

A book, periodical, and audio-visual repository, providing for the spiritual development and intellectual growth of the parish and its community – E-mail Leigh

Quest and [RE:Quest!]

Small group exploration of spirituality, both inward (Quest) and outward [RE:Quest!], in a safe and welcoming community of trust

Sacramental Preparation

Classes and retreats in preparation for Baptism, Solemn Communion (grades 1–3) and Confirmation (youth and adults)


Interfaith training program of those called to a vocation of spiritual direction – E-mail the Rev. Dr. Frank Williams

Youth Groups:

Rite 13 (grades 6 & 7, then 7 & 8)

Program that explores the spiritual transition from childhood to young manhood and young womanhood – E-mail Stuart

J2A (Journey to Adulthood; grades 8 & 9, then 9 & 10)

Program that seeks to develop the skills necessary to a maturing faith and to living faithfully in daily life – E-mail Stuart

SPY (St. Philip’s Youth; high school age)

Program focusing on stepping out into the world as young adults in mission – E-mail Stuart