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Sep 30, 6:30-8:00pm - Game Night and Ice Cream Sundaes at the Church.
Oct 12, 6:30-9:30pm - Join the congregation for Faith on Film where we will be watching and discussing The Prestige.
Feb 8-10, 2019 - ROCK2019 Youth Conference
Pursuing God’s Love: Genesis
Six-Week Online DVD Study, Every Other Sunday, 7:30-8:30pm, starting September 23
The greatest story we will ever encounter is the story of God’s love for us. Genesis was written so that the Israelites would know God and his presence and involvement in people’s lives since the beginning of the world. Through the Genesis story, the Israelites are reminded how they became God’s people and discover God’s tremendous love for them.
Why pursue God’s love? …
Disciple 1: Becoming Disciples Through Bible Study
34 Week Bible Study on Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm, starting October 4, 2018
Instead of going for 34 straight weeks, we will be taking breaks at various points and for the summer.
What does it mean to be a Disciple of Jesus Christ? How can studying over 70% of the Bible with your peers over 34 weeks help you answer this question? How can putting the Biblical story into historical perspective from scholars help? …
Life Transitions: Normal Forgetfulness or Memory Impairment?
October 9, 2018, 6:30-9:00pm, Fellowship Hall
Our popular pastoral care informational dinner and guest speaker series, “Life Transitions: Navigating the Narrow Passages,” will feature guest-speaker Christina Green, Director of Community Relations for Olney Assisted Living. RSVP by September 27th with Scott Roby, Director of Congregational Care ( firstname.lastname@example.org )
As we age it is common to have some forgetfulness. With 5.3 million people living with Alzheimer’s in the United States, how do we know when we should be concerned? Who should we turn to for help? Join us for this informative presentation about normal forgetfulness versus the signs of dementia. During this presentation, you will learn 10 signs …
Faith on Film: “The Prestige”
October 12, 2018, 6:30-9:30pm, Rooms 205/206
Our second film in the series is The Prestige (2006, rated PG-13, 130 minutes).
This mystery thriller from Christopher Nolan is set in Edwardian London, where two rival magicians and former partners (Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale), feud bitterly after one of them performs the ultimate magic trick - teleportation…
Book Discussion: “Beautiful Boy” by David Sheff
November 16, 2018, 7:30-9:00pm, Room 206
The next book in series is Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction by David Sheff. What had happened to my beautiful boy? To our family? What did I do wrong? Those are the wrenching questions that haunted David Sheff’s journey through his son Nic’s addiction to drugs and tentative steps toward recovery.…