Events & News
Faith Calendar & Newsletters
The Good News , Faith’s monthly newsletter
What’s Working at Faith , Faith’s weekly email newsletter in html format.
A Faith to be Faithful to Me , Rev. Laura Norvell’s blog
January 12, 2020 - Confirmation (5:00-6:30pm) & Youth Group (6:30-8:30pm)
January 19, 2020 - Confirmation (5:00-6:30pm) & Youth Group (6:30-8:30pm)
January 26, 2020 - Confirmation (5:00-6:30pm) & Youth Group (6:30-8:30pm)
Here Now With You: A Study on Compassion
Every other Thursday, 7:00-8:00pm, beginning January 16, 2020
In Here Now With You, Gregg Louis Taylor invites us to pay attention to six ways of experiencing God’s movement of compassion. The book is grounded in real-life experiences and relatable stories, and provides an interactive process for meaningful conversation, reflection, and application. What everyday experiences open the door to compassion’s movement in our lives? How do we recognize and embrace such encounters to cultivate rich expressions of “compassionating” lives and leadership?
We will meet on January 16 & 30, February 13 & 27, and March 12 & 26. To sign up, contact Gina Dawson ( firstname.lastname@example.org).
Faith & Film: “Once”
February 7, 2020, 6:30-9:30pm
A Valentine’s Day surprise, wth a theological twist! Sometimes, you only get one chance to follow your dreams. So when a broken-hearted street musician clicks with a beautiful and feisty keyboardist in Dublin, Ireland, the unlikely couple decides they have nothing - and everything - to lose. Over the course of one electric week, …
Jesus: His Life, video study
Sundays, 7:00-8:00pm, February 16 to April 15, 2020
Jesus: His Life explores the story of Jesus Christ through a unique lens: the people in his life who were closest to him. Each of the eight chapters is told from the perspective of different biblical figures, all of whom played a pivotal role in Jesus’ life. Jesus: His Life is a video production of The History Channel, A&E Television Networks, LLC. Each 1-hour session will be facilitated by Susan and Brian Jones. To sign up, contact Gina Dawson ( email@example.com).
Trio Illumino and Friends in Concert
March 27, 2020, 7:30pm
Join Trio Illumino members Stephen Czarkowski (cello) and Neil Brown (trumpet) and friends Elizabeth O’Hara (viola), Sally McLain and Amelia Giles (violins) in a night of beautiful and eclectic music. Stephen and Neil will lead off the program, and the second half celebrates Beethoven’s 250th with a performance of his String Quartet, Opus 132. Donations will be received during the program to benefit Kenya Educational Service Trips, run by Faith UMC Member Lloydie Zaiser, whose mission is to educate Americans to be responsible and effective global citizens both by serving and learning on the ground in Kenya, and to develop a US-based network of volunteers to provide sustainable support to improve the quality of life for Kenyan communities in need.