Faith Formation

New Study: OFF TARGET

FUNDAMENTALISM, LIBERALISM, AND OTHER –ISMS THAT DISTRACT AND DIVIDE THE CHURCH Join us in the Green Room each Wednesday at 6:30 pm, beginning September 7, for a new study of the many “-isms” that can distract us from the center of faith: Jesus Christ. Faith Formation is a weekly discussion led by our Pastor and all are…

The Prickly Paul: What Do We Make of Him?

New in Faith Formation Starting January 13, join us each Wednesday at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall as the Pastor leads a look into the life and letters of Paul. A Prickly Apostle Even in his own day, people held many different opinions about Paul. These opinions weren’t always helped by Paul’s “prickly” nature. In…

Helping Without Hurting

An Invitation Our new Faith Formation study series begins on Wednesday, August 19 and continues for 5 weeks. Come join the conversation over “Toxic Charity” and let’s work together to help our community without hurting it. Everyone wants to help. But sometimes the way in which we try to help can actually hurt people. An obvious…

Now and Then

Two Promises Our Faith Formation series on Revelation is underway each Wednesday night and I’ve made two promises so far: First, if you come, we will clear up some fog for you and help you understand this perplexing book a bit better. Second, if you come, we will not clear up all the fog. We…

The Trouble With Revelation

The great Reform er Martin Luther was a big proponent of putting Scripture in the hands and in the minds of laypeople, arguing against the dominant understanding of Scripture as rightly understood only through the traditional avenues of interpretation endorsed by the “Church” and protected by priests. For this reason, Luther translated the Bible into ordinary…