Education for Ministry Alumni
Mission and Purpose
To support EFM Australia:
by supporting ministry in the local context
- further exploration of faith matters through theological reflection, conversation, study and fellowship.
Criteria for membership
Alumni would normally comprise of people having completed four years of EFM and desiring to share in the goals/purpose of the EFM Alumni. However, Alumni groups are open to those who have not yet completed the whole program.
Recommendations for Alumni Group life
How many times to meet? At least four times per year but in general what is needed to maintain an effective learning community.
An accredited mentor to lead the Alumni group. This is the person who holds the group in their mind and looks forward.
Groups would commit themselves:
- Table fellowship
- Reflective learning about faith and ministry
- Sharing in one of the suggested learning activities on the Alumni website.
A donation is to be requested from each Alumni group and will be used to support promotion activities for EFM.
Alumni participants can choose to purchase:
- an Alumni pin
- an EFM bag
EFM Alumni Australia – Helen Malcolm is our Alumni co-ordinator.
To register an Alumni Group or to inquire about joining an Alumni group please contact Greg Davies – National Director at the EFM National Office.