Formation

Wednesday Evenings - 6:00 p.m. (following the 5:15 Eucharist) 

Christian Faith and Modern Science (Morrison Hall)

Beginning in September

The public is invited to a 12-week lecture series on Christian Faith and Modern Science. The lectures begin with a question, “Is it reasonable to believe in God?” Additional lectures will cover topics from religion, Darwin, and the Cosmos, to fundamentalism, liberalism, and near-death experiences.

Part One

September 4:  “Is it reasonable to believe in God?”

September 11: “Religion and Science: Enemies or Allies?”

September 25: "Religion and Science: A New Beginning"

October 2: "About the Cosmos: Is it Designed for Life?"

October 9: "About God, in Christian Understanding"

 

Part Two

October 16: "About the Bible"

October 23: "About Fundamentalism"

October 30: "About Liberalism"

November 6: "Atheistic Darwanism and its Challenge"

November 13: "Incarnation, Passion, and Evolution"

November 20: "Near Death Experience: Scientific and Theological Perspectives"

 

 

 

Sunday Mornings - Classes held between the 9:00 & 11:15 services

Dean's Class
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. 
Morrison Hall 

Each week the Dean or a guest speaker will host an informal discussion on a theological topic or highlighting a ministry of the church. Free breakfast is served beginning at 10:00. 

Current Schedule:
August 4:  "Questions about Heaven for the Dean" led by Rev. Dr. Chris Keller
August 11: Stuart Hoke on Isabel Hapgood 
August 18: "Christian Faith & Modern Science" a class preview led by Rev. Dr. Chris Keller
August 25: Serving the Homeless through Arkansas Women's Outreach with Dr. Pam DeGravelles

September 1: NO CLASS (Labor Day)

 

Pilgrim's Progress
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. 
Library/Lounge

A Sunday Bible study and discussion group. Our topics change with the seasons.

This class is taking a short break for the summer.

 

Living the Questions 
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. 
Conference Room 

Living the Questions offers participants a way to explore ways to apply scripture and tradition to everyday life and current events. Class discussion is encouraged, but not required for those who choose to listen.

August 4, 11 and 18 LTQ will join the Dean’s Class.
Sunday, August 25, LTQ will continue exploring the historical Jesus using a study entitled “The Challenge of Jesus,” based on the book “God and Empire” by Theologian and Historian John Dominic Crossan. All are Welcome.

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