Category Archives: Adult Ed

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    Transgender Awareness and Understanding

    Posted on June 26, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Community, Small Groups, Spire link

    Save the Date! September 23 after worship What does it means to be transgender? What do the letters in LGBTQIA stand for? Come join us to learn about gender identities and the myriad of terms that are evolving to capture the transgender experience. Explore why the Christian teaching of unconditional love is so important for the […]

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    Introducing the Old Testament

    Posted on June 26, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Small Groups, Spire link

    Coming This Fall! On Tuesday evenings, for 6 weeks in Sep and Oct, we will be offering the second course of the Massachusetts Bible Society’s Exploring the Bible series Introducing the Old Testament. This second course helps you understand the Old Testament in the context of the world in which it was written. The Old […]

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    Summer Bible Study

    Posted on June 26, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Small Groups

    Join us for an informal Bible study before worship each Sunday during the summer. We will gather in the Henry Room at 9:00 AM, and head down the hall afterwards to the Worship service at 10:00. This summer we will be focusing on the book of John. Each session can stand on its own so […]

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    Second Wednesday Bible Study

    Posted on May 7, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Small Groups

    Wed. May 9 at 7 PM in Health Min. Office As the name says, a group of church people meet on the second Wednesday of each month for Bible Study. The composition of the group changes from meeting to meeting so you can come when you can without being ‘behind’. This month we are going […]

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    You are invited to a Civility Workshop!

    Posted on April 6, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Small Groups, Spire link

    Saturday, April 28, 2018 8:30 AM to Noon, Tucker and Palmer Rooms We hope you’ll join us for an interactive discussion and workshop on the topic of civility. Using material from various curricula, a conversational technique called “Reverse Debate,” and the spiritual practice of “Welcoming Prayer,” we will explore a variety of methods for carrying out and modeling civil discourse […]

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    Second Wednesday Bible Study

    Posted on March 12, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Small Groups, Worship

    Wed March 14 at 7 PM in the Health Ministry Office We are reading through some of the letters of Paul.  We started with Galatians and are now on 1st Corinthians.  In our next class, we will finish 1 Corinthians – taking up where we left off 1 Corinthians 13:13. This is new territory for […]

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  • Lenten Devotional Reading

    Posted on February 14, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Latest News, Worship

    Wednesday, February 14, is the beginning of Lent;  the period of forty days, not counting Sundays, which begins on Ash Wednesday and ends on the Saturday before Easter. The forty days represent the time Jesus spent in the wilderness, enduring the temptation of Satan and preparing to begin his ministry.Lent is an intensely penitential time […]

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  • Second Wednesday Bible Study

    Posted on February 9, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Small Groups

    Feb. 14 at 7:30 PM in the Health Ministry Office We are reading through some of the letters of Paul.  We started with Galatians and are now on 1st Corinthians.  This is new territory for most of us and at a level everyone would be able to participate in. Each month’s gathering is self contained […]

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  • What is the Bible? (Bible 101)

    Posted on January 15, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Community, Latest News, Small Groups

    Note: This program was offered in January and February of 2018 and is now concluded. The Bible. Just hearing the word makes some people sing and other people cringe. For some it conjures up images of crusades and inquisitions and preachers shaking their fists at unrepentant sinners. For others it evokes feelings of comfort, joy, and […]

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  • Second Wednesday Bible Study

    Posted on January 5, 2018 by in Adult Ed, Community, Worship

    We are reading through some of the letters of Paul.  We started with Galatians and are now on 1st Corinthians.  This is new territory for most of us and at a level everyone would be able to participate in. Each month’s gathering is self contained so come when you can.  Last month we discovered some things […]

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