Christian education does not end with children and youth at First Presbyterian. Here you will find Bible study and discussion opportunities for adults to come learn, discuss, and pray together. For more information, contact Nikki Passante: email@example.com
Coming in August: WORKSHOPS ON VISITATION AND PRAYER – Beginning August 5th Pastor Nikki will be offering a series
of Equipping Workshops for people who wish to deepen their life of
faith, spiritually strengthen relationships, and develop a compassionate
posture to all God’s children. All workshops will be offered at 6:30 on
Thursday evenings via Zoom: August 5th: The Art and Skill of Home and Hospital VisitationOur time will be dedicated to tips and suggestions for making
in-house visits, and providing resources for those desiring to visit the
hurting and lonely. We will examine the healing spiritual gifts that every
person brings to the table in challenging situations. This workshop is
recommended for Deacons, Elders, and those who feel called to a ministry of
visitation. August 12th: Prayer Workshop #1August 19th: Prayer Workshop #2August 26th: Prayer Workshop #3- Guest SpeakerEach week participants will be introduced to a different
prayer technique, and we will hear what Jesus, Thomas Merton, Richard Rohr, and
C.S. Lewis, among others, have to say about prayer. On August 26th, Laraine
Thulin will be our guest facilitator. Laraine is the Leader for the Prayer
Ministry Team at Excelsior Covenant Church in Minnesota.
The following study groups are ongoing:
Conversation on Race - Sunday Mornings, 11 a.m. in the choir room. These conversations are part of First Presbyterian's Matthew 25 "Dismantling Racism" initiative.
You are welcome to join at any time. Resources are posted to facilitate discussion, but advance preparation is not required. Current resources:
Oprah's discussion of Isabel Wilkerson's Caste; episodes 3 & 4 for 7/25
Racial Identity Reflection
Click here for previous resources.
New Testament Bible Study with Doug - Mondays @11:00 a.m. This
course is meant as an introduction to Bible Study and is perfect for
someone who hasn't had much experience with the text. The course is
combination of online teaching and discussion led by Doug and weekly
homework in the workbook. Course meets on Mondays from 11:00 a.m. to
noon on Zoom and runs from June 21st through September 13th. (Don't worry if you'll be away on vacation — this is easy to do
on your own!) If you'd like to sign-up or would like a book to use on
your own, send Doug a note and he'll reserve one for you! Books are $15!
Doug's Bible study - Tuesdays @ 8 a.m. The topic is always
the upcoming Sunday's scripture text, available in Sunday's bulletin. Zoom Link.
Book Study with Pastor Nikki - Wednesdays @ 7:30 p.m. Pastor Nikki is offering a
book study on Richard Rohr's Breathing Under Water: Spirituality and
the Twelve Steps. Purchasing
the book is required. Meetings are weekly on Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30 via Zoom. This group is open to anyone: believers, seekers, doubters,
addicts alike. All are welcome to attend. Questions? Contact Pastor
Porch Bible Study meets periodically on Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
and Jill and Tony Mascena host this Zoom study. We end every session with prayer
concerns. All are welcome. If you would like the Zoom link, please
contact the church office to be put on the Porch Study mailing list.
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