Sundays at 11:15am in the Holly Street Garden (or the Fireside Room in case of inclement weather)

The Bible can be intimidating and confusing whether you’re new to scripture or a long-time Bible reader. Bible Basics will look at not only practical questions like where the Bible came from and who wrote these stories, but also give a birds-eye view of the overall story and how some of the familiar and pivotal stories fit into that narrative. With a combination of big picture and deep dives, these sessions are for anyone, newcomer or longtime member, who wants to grow in their understanding and appreciation of these formative texts. Each session is stand alone, so attend as many or as few as work for you. Led by Dr. Judy Stack.

June 19 – Called into relationship with God – The story of the patriarchs and matriarchs (Gen 12-50)

June 26 – Set free by God to serve and worship – The deliverance from Egypt (the Book of Exodus)

July 3 – Life as a nation – Faithfulness, failure, and future hope in the story of Israel (Stories of the kings and prophets)

August 7 – “God with us” – the Jesus story (the Gospels of Matthew and John)

August 14 – Led and empowered by the Spirit – Stories of Jesus’ first followers (the Book of Acts)

August 21 – Blessings and challenges as followers in community – Paul’s letters (Romans, Philippians, and 1 Corinthians)

August 28 – Creation redeemed, justice brought forth – The vision of God’s future (the Book of Revelation)

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