Adult Education

Adult Forum

During the program year (September through May) Sundays at 9:00 am in the Youth Room.  The Adult Forum is a great opportunity to explore issues of faith. One of the core values of the congregation affirms that learning is a life-long process. All adult members of the congregation are strongly encouraged to participate in the Adult Forum.  The nursery is open for young children.

March 3: Herod as Builder: Jerusalem’s Temple Mount, Rebecca Ferguson
Herod the Great, who ordered the massacre of the innocence at the time of Jesus birth, was also regarded as an important builder who left his mark on Jerusalem. Come for a 30-minute “Great Courses” lecture followed by discussion.

March 10: Galilee: Setting of Jesus Life and Ministry, Rebecca Ferguson
As influential as Jesus and his have been for the world, Jesus himself did not travel very far. Come for a “Great Courses” video lecture and discussion exploring Galilee where Jesus lived and ministered.

March 17: The Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Stacy Myers
The Church of the Holy Sepulcher is in one of the oldest parts of Jerusalem. Tradition maintains that it is built on the site of the places where Jesus was crucified and then resurrected. The forum will consider the significance, architecture and art in this holy place.

March 24: Synagogues in the Time of Jesus, Rebecca Ferguson
During the time of Jesus few people were able to read & interpret the scriptures on their own. Synagogues were a place for people to come together to hear, learn about and ponder the scriptures. Come to consider the importance of synagogues for our ancestors in faith.

March 31: Sites of the Trial and Final Hours of Jesus, Rebecca Ferguson
Come for a “Great Courses” lecture about archaeological work that sheds light on places important in the gospel accounts of Jesus’ final days. This is the last study session before the adventurers leave for the Holy Lands. Come & learn about places they will visit.

Inquirer’s Class

Would you like to know more about the life and ministry of our church?  During this 90-minute class you will meet other newcomers to the congregation, learn more about our congregation, and find ways you can participate in our faith community.  Led by Pastor Chris and other church leaders, this is the first step in becoming a member of the church.  Lunch and childcare are provided.  Watch for the next session date.  Please sign up with the church office.

Our next session will be held Thursday, March 21 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.  Please contact the church office at 715-425-2052 to sign up.

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