The Walk to Emmaus is a spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian disciples and leaders. The experience begins with talks by lay and clergy on the themes of God's grace, disciplines of Christian discipleship, and what it means to be the church.
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The Link below will take you to The Upper Room Emmaus Website. There is a lot of very good information about the Walk to Emmaus as well as a video produced by The Upper Room/Walk to Emmaus. This video provides a good introduction to the Walk to Emmaus as well as testimonies and personal stories.
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An adaptation of The Walk to Emmaus, Face to Face is specifically crafted to meet the needs and life-stages of older adults. The program seeks to invite men and women, ages 60 and older, to experience Jesus Christ through an 8-session journey over anywhere from 2 to 8 weeks – depending on the setting - covering subjects such as discipleship, mission, grief, and end-of-life issues. The highly flexible schedule allows participants the freedom to engage in structured Bible study and prayer in a church setting or other community space. Pre-registration is required and participants must commit to attending all sessions.
Applications to attend the Walk to Emmaus in Nashville are available in the Application section of this website. Detailed instructions are provided on the form including where to send it when completed. Note that one of the requirements is to have a sponsor. A sponsor is someone who has attended a Walk. This person has important responsibilities concerning the Walk.
Contact our Community Registrar at firstname.lastname@example.org and put Registrar in the subject line.