“They devoted themselves to the apostle’s teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of brad and the prayers” Acts 2:42
When people of all ages gather together in community, they do so in just the way Jesus deliberately taught his disciples. One of the best ways to learn is to learn in community. You are invited to engage in Fellowship and Learning in our Adult Education offerings. No need to sign up, just walk on in!
Sunday Mornings: 10:05 am
Sunday Scripture – Take a more in-depth look at the sermon with Bill Wallof, Sara Mickelson, and Don Upton as they lead a lively discussion on the lectionary text of the week. This faith community meets in the Chapel.
Faith in the Presbyterian Tradition – What is the particular lens through which Presbyterian and Reformed people read and interpret the Bible and make decisions in their daily lives? Mike Peacock guides the discussion around this topic as well as devoting one morning each month to current events. This faith community meets in Covenant Hall 310.
The Uniform Lesson Series – Take a journey through the Bible in three years! Experienced teachers Margaret Hylton and Susan Barksdale guide the discussion to strengthen your Biblical knowledge with this systematic study. This faith community meets Sunday mornings in Eastminster 302
Suffering, Scripture, and the Arts – This class will examine suffering, in its various forms, and responses to it from Scripture, theology, literature, and poetry. In particular the class will look at the works of Simone Weil, Christian Wiman, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Czeslaw Milosz, Leo Tolstoy, George Bernanos, and others. This class will meet in E307/308 on Sundays at 10:05am from February 22 to March 29th. Led by William Wellman.
Poetry and Faith – This class will introduce a number of poets within the broader Christian tradition and examine how their poetry explores faith. Additionally, the class will discuss the relationship between poetry and spirituality. Poets will include John Donne, George Herbert, Emily Dickinson, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Dana Gioia, and others. This class will meet in E307/308 on Sundays at 10:05am from April 12th to May 17th. Led by Carol McCammon and William Wellman.
Sunday Afternoon: 4:30pm
Wordrunners: In depth Bible study with experienced leader Joanne Snyder in Eastminster 305.
Mondays 12:00pm – Men’s group “Followers Of The Way” meet over lunch in Fellowship Hall and goes over the Gospel lectionary text for the week.
Tuesdays 7:00am – The Tuesday Morning Theology Group meets from 7:00-8:00am in the conference room and goes through a theology book picked out by the group.
Tuesdays 7:30am/8:15am – Women’s prayer group: 7:30 in EM 304/8:15 in EM 301. All are welcome to join in prayer, coffee and support.
Thursdays 7:00am – Lectionary study of the upcoming Sunday’s text in the Office Conference room.