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Online Faith Formation for Spring, 2020

Because of the COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions, our formation classes are now online. Here is what we have available:

Faith Formation does not stop just because we cannot gather at the building! Join one of these opportunities online!

If you would like to participate in any of these online classes, please contact Charlotte Nance-Allbright for the link you will need to access the gathering.

Lunch Bunch Book Club Schedule

Click here to view the book choices for 2020-21.

 

Meet Our Mission Partners

Join us for a special Zoom gathering with our Mission Partners: Charles and Melissa Johnson in Zambia; and John McCall in Taiwan. As the coronavirus has had worldwide impact, it is more important than ever to connect with our Mission Partners, hear (and see!) the stories about their mission communities, and discover what we can do as their brothers and sisters in Christ. Contact Charlotte Nance-Allbright for the Zoom link. YES, you can call in with your phone if you do not want to join the class via computer, tablet or smartphone!

Recording of class #1 — Wednesday, June 3, Meet Chenoa Stock, Peru

Recording of class # 2 — Wednesday, June 10, Meet Charles and Melissa Johnson, Zambia

Recording of class # 3 — Wednesday, June 15, John McCall, Taiwan

Also from John McCall: Recording of Mali, Mali by aboriginal students from Taipei Aboriginal Student Center in Taipei. Click here for recording.

 

Jeremiah: The Weeping Prophet — Online Wrap-Up Session with Ron Shive

Linked here, Access Password: 0E%0668M

 

1st Corinthians 

Mickey Efird wanted to make sure you had an opportunity for your own faith formation, so he came by the church and recorded two parts of the lesson on 1 Corinthians that he was going to lead in in the John Knox Fellowship class this May!

Here are the links to the recordings.  Just click on the link and it should open up the recording!

Lesson 1        Lesson 2        Lesson 3        Lesson 4 

 

Learning About the Israel-Palestine Conflict from a Jewish Perspective

Recording of first class, May 6

Recording of second class, May 13,  Password: 7P@qLvYw

 

Coming to Know God

This class has finished. If you were not enrolled and would like to view the classes, here are the recordings.

1) Monday, April 13: Coming to Know God Zoom Class – Session 1

Meeting Recording:

https://zoom.us/rec/share/ppN-BuvPzGBJHdLs8mfBBvYsOdzmaaa81ycc_PsMyRpbMDjHLJ3GkojUp8cbQq2i

Access Password: H2+=U.7f

The reading materials assigned for this class were:

1. Were Neanderthals Religious?

https://www.npr.org/sections/13.7/2016/12/07/504650215/were-neanderthals-religious

2.How Wonder Makes Us Human

https://aeon.co/videos/how-wonder-the-linchpin-of-inspiration-and-inquiry-makes-humans-unique

2) Wednesday, April 15: Coming to Know God Zoom Class  – Session 2

Meeting Recording:

https://zoom.us/rec/share/vpFUJZPUsUZObK_jwlDSXfEROquiaaa8gCca8vILmU-AjU_LIqwpH0Wqq5XfdJRf

The reading materials assigned for this class were: aeon.co/essays/enlightenment-does-not-demand-disenchantment-with-the-world

3) Monday, April 20: Coming to Know God Zoom Class – Session 3

Meeting Recording:

https://zoom.us/rec/share/_s9IFeGg9WxLYtbx6E-PYpYMXabfaaa8hiQZ-qcFz03zoyRCQmE5sY8oCWu7_nk

Access Password: 9a#wzn8$

The reading materials for today’s class (April 20) were:

The article is entitled, “A Revolution in Time,” and may be found at this link:

https://aeon.co/essays/when-time-became-regular-and-universal-it-changed-history

4) Wednesday, April 22: Coming to Know God Zoom Class – Session 4

Meeting Recording:

https://zoom.us/rec/share/yNRfNeH_-3JIGqvvs17YQvEuErXveaa8hHUfqaVbxBklajMshxwt-U2PeivuIlKA

Access Password: 2B^k?$N*

The reading material for this class was:

“What Is the Soul, If Not a Better Version of Ourselves?”

aeon.co/ideas/what-is-the-soul-if-not-a-better-version-of-ourselves

5) Monday, April 27: Coming to Know God Zoom Class – Session 5

Meeting Recording:

https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/45JXBr7r-X1ORZHpuXGAcPYcXYLKaaa8gCgbq_YLyE2LDxblKNlRik5_C4FWWeae

Access Password: 7h@5P#%M

The reading material for this class was:

Don’t Forget that Worship is Faith Formation!

  • 10:00 a.m. on Sundays

The Sunday service will be available to view on livestreaming or Facebook Live. 

Hearing and seeing stuff about Zoom but don’t know what Zoom is? Check it out! www.zoom.us

If you do not have access to online resources and you would like us to send you a faith formation resource in the mail or email, please contact Charlotte Nance-Allbright.

 

Chancel Choir

  • Zoom gatherings each Wednesday evening. This forum gives our faithful singers a chance for fellowship and to see one another in this time of physical distance.

 

Contemplative Ministry