In our educational ministry we strive for knowledge and understanding of the biblical story, application of God’s story in our everyday lives and service of compassion, reconciliation and justice in Christ’s name.
Summer term begins Sunday, June 2. Classes meet 10- 10:50 am.
Sunday, June 9- Sunday, August 11 from 10:00- 10:50 am
Sunday School with Dr. Jeff Leonard of Samford University on "Exodus: At the Heart of the Biblical Story." Youth are invited to participate in this class. Class will not meet on June 30 or July 7.
Sunday, June 30 at 10 am
The Earth Care Team will show "TED Talk: Time-lapse Proof of Extreme Ice Loss." This TED Talk is from James Balog, an American photographer who explores relationships between humans and nature. His 2012 documentary, Chasing Ice, received 30 awards overall, including the 2014 Emmy Award for outstanding nature programming and the Sundance Film Festival award for Excellence in Cinematography.
Sunday, August 18
Fall Adult Christian Education Kick Off
Classes Meet at 10:00- 10:50 am August- May unless noted.
Advanced Class, Room 302
Studying I and II Corinthians
Facilitator: Robert Posey
Discoverers Class, Room 301
Studying Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
Facilitator: Jo Self
Mid-Life Christies, Room 308
Participating in a study on C.S. Lewis's Thoughts on Christian Living. Topics include Christian Marriage, Morality and Virtues, Forgiveness and Charity, Faith and Prayer, and Sin of Pride. This class format will be part lecture and part class discussion
Teacher: Beth Norris
Reformed Class, Room 309, On-going
This group is studying the minor prophets and using "The Messiah in the Old Testament" by Walter Kaiser as a resource.
Class leader: Wendell Allen
Strengths in Service, Room 303
Registration required for series that identifies your God-given strengths. Open to all visitors and members. Contact Cindy Shaw for upcoming dates.
Class leader: Cindy Shaw
A Woman's Heart: A Work in Progress, Room 307
A book study group of The Way- Following in the Footsteps of Jesus by Adam Hamilton. Class is geared toward women in their 30-40s. All welcome.
Contact: Sarah Long
Wonder Years/Topic Class, Room 306
January- March study on Constructive Theology in the Reformed Tradition by Focus on Faith speaker The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones followed by Challenge of Paul, Part III by John D. Crossan
Facilitator: Matt Hunter and Larry Krannich