Casual Wednesdays
Casual Wednesdays

Casual Wednesday Winter 2019

Join us in January for Casual Wednesdays featuring teaching from Pastor David (small group leadership) and Pastor Brad (Studies in John) as well as our community meal at 5:30 in Langill Hall. 

Lecture Schedule:

January 9

Small Group: Forms of Small Group Ministry

The purposes, strengths, and weaknesses, of various forms of small group ministry

 

John Study: On a Midnight Clear

In John 1, the author opens his gospel with a sense of subtle hiddenness. His name is withheld until v. 29 but a vivid description is given. The "Light of life". 

Reading in Preparation: John 1

 

January 16

Small Group: Don't Pool Ignorance

Preparation and good questions as the keys to learning

 

John Study: Beginning Again

In John 3 Jesus encounters the perfect Pharisee; Nicodemus. Both men are concerned about the Kingdom of God. But Jesus sees the Kingdom as a matter of God's presence as opposed to following rules and regulations. 

Reading in Preparation: John 3

 

January 23

Small Groups: We're in this Together

Group ownership, fostering community, stages of community

 

John Study: The Samaritan Encounter

Jesus went out of his way to encounter people who were on the fringe of society. Children were comfortable around him and so were immoral women. But what does Jesus say about himself in this strange encounter on the road through Samaria?

Reading in Preparation: John 4 

 

January 30 NO CLASSES

Pastor David and Brad at Colorado Springs for ECO National Conference

 

February 6

Small Group:

 

John Study:

 

February 13

Small Group:

 

John Study:

 

February 20

Small Group:

 

John Study:

 

February 20

Small Group:

 

John Study:

 

March 6

Small Group:

 

John Study: