Adult Christian Education

Adult Christian Education Offerings

Sunday mornings from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. (September through May)

On Sunday mornings, men and women of all ages, including college students, are invited to gather at 9:45 a.m. to participate in a study of their choice.  (Note: No Christian Education classes will be held at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, December 25, 2016, or Sunday, January 1, 2017.  Christian Education classes for all ages will resume on Sunday, January 8, 2017.)

Donut Society: Bible Study for College Students

Sunday Mornings at 9:45 a.m. in the Walton Library
September 18 through December 11, 2016
(Donut Society resumes on January 22, 2017)

Adult Bible Study

Sunday Mornings at 9:45 a.m. in the Hulme Room
September 18, 2016, through May 2017
(Adult Bible Study resumes on January 8, 2017)

The Writings of St. John

Resuming September 18, the Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study will read the writings of St. John, beginning with the Gospel, continuing through the Epistles, and concluding with the Book of Revelation.

Led by Elder Richard L. McGough III


Topical Book Study

Sunday Mornings at 9:45 a.m. in the Chapel

September 18 through October 16, 2016

Living Your Strengths: Discover Your God-Given Talents and Inspire Your Community
Albert L. Winseman, Donald O. Clifton, and Curt Liesveld

Led by Elder Jayne Adair Cox and Elder Randy C. Adams II

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October 23 through November 20, 2016

To the Table: A Spirituality of Food, Farming, and Community
Lisa Graham McMinn

Led by Elder Niquelle T. Abdul-Malak and Susan W. Balaan

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November 27 through December 18, 2016

Silence and Other Surprising Invitations of Advent
Enuma Okoro

Led by Janice L. Murray and Tamika Barrett

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January 15 through February 26, 2017

Strength to Love
Martin Luther King Jr.

Led by Lee G. Branstetter and Elder Percy M. Jackson

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March 5 through April 9, 2017

Parables and Passion: Jesus' Stories for the Days of Lent
John Indermark

Led by Mark A. Krofchik and Deacon Sherri P. Krofchik

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April 23 through May 28, 2017

Writing in the Margins: Connecting with God on the Pages
of Your Bible

Lisa Nichols Hickman

Led by G. Luke Chwala and Deacon Laura B. Vondas

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For additional information, please contact Rev. John Magnuson, at 412-682-4300, ext. 125, or


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