Adult Education: May

Sundays, 9:40-10:40 am May 7 and May 14: Fierce and Faithful Women of the Bible Tamar? Mrs. Potiphar? Rahab? Dinah? Jael? The Levite’s concubine? Lot’s wife and daughters? Jezebel? Delilah? These and other women do not appear in the lectionary…

Adult Education: April

Sundays, 9:40-10:40 am April 2 and 9: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Pacifist, and Nazi Resistor Looking back at World War II, many people wonder how the country that had produced Martin Luther, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Immanuel Kant embraced the National…

Adult Education: March 2017

Sundays, 9:40-10:40 am March 5-26: The Health Ministry and the Disability Concerns Task Force will present a series of classes entitled: “Building A Sense of Wholeness and Belonging within the Church and Community. We will explore how we, as a…

Adult Education: February 2017

Sundays, 9:40-10:40 am February 5 – Reconciliation Ministry Summary Reconciliation Ministry will summarize classes presented in January: Holland Refugee Program update, Holland’s Youth Programs, Holland Equality Alliance, and Taking Root Ministries. February 12 – 26 Suzanne McDonald, Professor of Systematic…

Adult Education: December

Sundays, 9:40–10:40 a.m. in Commons I December 11 & 18: Advent Series In Isaiah 9:6, we hear four royal titles-Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, and Prince of Peace. Names for the Messiah, by Walter Brueggemann, ponders each royal designation…

Adult Education: November 2016

Sundays, 9:40–10:40 a.m. in Commons I November 6-13: Our Brother Dan: Families in the Crossfire In the last decades, few issues have wrenched the thinking and feeling of our society as much as sexual orientation. When this issue intersects with…

Adult Education: October 2016

Sundays, 9:40–10:40 a.m. in Commons I October 9-30: A New Heaven and a New Earth: Reclaiming Biblical Eschatology Steve Bouma-Prediger will lead us through a new way of understanding what the Bible says about end times. In God’s good future,…

Adult Education: September 2016

Sundays, 9:40–10:40 a.m. in Commons I September 11–October 2: Reconciliation as a Way of Life Pastor Jill Russell will share some of what she learned last fall during her sabbatical studies on reconciliation. The title for this series speaks to…