Welcome to the Baypines District 

Catfish & Catechism Baypines District 2018 - All clergy and laity are welcome to join DS Darren McClellan and friends for Catfish and Catechism beginning in March 2018 in various locations across the Baypines District. This will be a renewing time of encouragement, prayer, study, and formation as we engage the Scriptures through the historic lens of John Wesley. The course is open to all who desire to be further equipped for the work of ministry in the United Methodist Church. 

The Invitation: For laity and clergy who seek to be further equipped for the task of ministry in the United Methodist Church.

The Method: Psalms, Study, Supper, and Sauce.

Source Material (in addition to your Bible):  Oden, Thomas C. John Wesley’s Teachings, Volume 1: God and Providence, Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2012.

Chapter 1: God      

Sept-24 (10am @ AND)

Chapter 2: The Primacy of Scripture

Oct-1 (10am @ AND)

Chapter 3: Tradition

Oct-8 (10am @ AND)

Chapter 4: Reason

Oct-15 (10am @ BRE)

Chapter 5: Experience

Apr-8 (3pm @ SF)/Apr-9 (10am @ ATM)/Oct-22 (10am @ BRE)

Chapter 6: Creation, Providence, and Evil

Apr-15 (3pm @ SF)/Apr-16 (10am @ ATM)/Oct-29 (10am @ BRE)

Chapter 7: Man

Apr-22 (3pm @ SF)/Apr-23 (10am @ ATM)/Nov-5 (10am @ MONR)

Chapter 8: Sin

Apr-29 (3pm @ SF)/Apr-30 (10 am @ ATM)/Nov-19 (10am @ MONR)

Chapter 9: Original Sin

May-6 (3pm @ SF)/May-7 (10 am @ ATM)/Nov-26 (10am @ MONR)

(SF) Spanish Fort UMC, (ROB) Robertsdale UMC, (AND) First UMC Andalusia, (BRE) First UMC Brewton, (ATM) First UMC Atmore, (MONR) First UMC Monroeville