spring 2017 Lay Academy: genesis

Christ Church will welcome back Dr. Mickey Efird on Tuesdays this spring as he leads the Lay Academy on the Book of Genesis, giving a foundational understanding of the beginning of our faith.

Dr. Efird began teaching in the Divinity School as a graduate student in 1958, joined the faculty full time in 1962, and has taught Greek and Biblical studies to generations of students. An ordained Presbyterian (USA) minister, Dr. Efird has served for nearly 50 years as interim supply pastor for various churches. He has written 13 books and more than 60 articles. He is a speaker in high demand.

The Spring 2017 Lay Academy schedule is as follows: 

  • Tuesday, March 14, 3pm–4:45pm
  • Tuesday, March  21, 3pm–4:45pm
  • Tuesday, March 28, 3pm–4:45pm
  • Tuesday, April 4, 3pm–4:45pm
  • Tuesday, April 11, 3pm–4:45pm

Sessions will be held in the Fellowship Center at Christ United Methodist Church. Cost is $25 per person or $35 per couple. No preregistration is required. Pay online or pay at the door. Cash, check, or credit/debit cards accepted.

If you have questions, please email layacademy@christgreensboro.org