2020 Classes – Stay Tuned
Below are the class offerings from 2019 as an example of the types of classes at SMYC
All first year Michaelites must take the introductory courses marked Year 1.
All second year Michaelites must take the courses marked Year 2.
All other returning Michaelites may select one of the courses in each category marked as “Upper Year Choice”.
Year 1: (Instructor: The Rt. Rev’d David Edwards) See through the Scriptures: a fascinating introduction to the New Testament.
Year 2: (Instructor: Fr. Terence Chandra) Who do you say that I am?: How the Church came to understand the divinity of Jesus and why it’s essential for our lives.
Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: Dr. Andrew Grant) “Why Abraham? Why Me?”: How God has spoken with his people throughout our history and how we might hear God when he speaks to us today.
Upper Year Choice 2: (Instructor: Fr. Gerry Laskey) “Why do Bad things Happen to ‘good’ People or, Good things to ‘bad’ People?”: What the Book of Job tells us about the mystery of suffering and evil.
Year 1: (Instructor: The Rev’d Norman Dupuis & Fr. Allen Tapley) I Believe!: Find out the amazing things that the Creeds tell us about God, the world, and ourselves.
Year 2: (Instructor: Mrs Sue Careless) So just what is the Church: it’s more than just a building in the centre of town…but what exactly is it?
Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: the Rev’d Dr. Ross Hebb) “Love is…?”: Using C.S. Lewis’ The Four Loves as a guide, this class will explore what we love, when we love, how we love, and why we love.
Upper Year Choice 2: (Instructor: Mr. Samuel Landry) “From Barns to Churches”: How the Architecture of Bishop John Medley gives us a small glimpse of the architecture of Heaven
Year 1: (Instructor: Mrs. Sue Careless) Introduction to Prayer: how do we worship, know, and serve the God of heaven and earth?
Year 2: (Instructor: Fr. Christopher Ketch ) Diving Into Baptism – Remembering the Waters in a Dry Land.
Upper Year Choice 1: (Instructor: Fr. Rob Salloum) “When the Day of Pentecost came…” Who is the Holy Spirit? What does He do? How does He impact my life today? What are the gifts that God gives to us through His Holy Spirit?
Upper Year Choice 2: (Instructor: Fr. Caleb Twinamatsiko) “Called to Lead”: How Christ calls and equips young people to be the Church.a, Uganda.