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Five Good Books: Christian Theologies

Five Good Books for May

Christian Theologies

MAY RECOMMENDATIONS FROM DR. JOHN FRANKE

  1. James Cone, God of the Oppressed, revised edition (Orbis, 1997)
     
  2. B. A. Gerrish, Christian Faith: Dogmatics in Outline (Westminster John Knox, 2015)
     
  3. Daniel Migliore, Faith Seeking Understanding, third edition (Eerdmans, 2014)
     
  4. Kwok Pui-lan, Postcolonial Imagination and Feminist Theology (Westminster John Knox, 2005)
     
  5. Delores Williams, Sisters in the Wilderness: The Challenge of Womanist God-Talk, 20th anniversary edition (Orbis, 2013)

Mindfulness Meditation
Fridays, 12:15 p.m.

Mindfulness Meditation

FRIDAYS, 12:15-12:45 PM,  ROOM 113
 
Brief discussion, followed by silent practice and concludes with observations, comments and/or general wonderings.

SonRise
Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.

Sonrise

Thursdays, 6:30-8:00 p.m., McFarland Hall

A Bible study connecting “People of all Abilities” in song, prayer and Bible lessons

Contact: Caroline Dennis


Wednesdays@Second
Join us mid-week for a variety of classes and groups. 

Wednesday Night Opportunities

On Wednesday evenings, Second Presbyterian Church offers a variety of opportunities for spiritual growth, fellowship, education and fun for all generations. You will find Men's and Women's studies, Financial Classes, Youth and Children's groups, and seasonal Biblical studies. These offerings vary throughout the year.

Labyrinth: During the cold winter days, we have an indoor labyrinth available for personal and group use each Wednesday, while in the warmer days, the outdoor labyrinth is always available on the northeast end of the property. More details.

Children: Child Care is open from 6 to 9 p.m. Please make reservations at least one week in advance. Click here.


Artist Get-Together
1st & 3rd Tuesdays

Artist Get-Together

1ST & 3RD TUESDAYS; 6:30-8 PM; ROOM 355
 
Twice each month, amateurs and professionals from the Second Church community come together for fellowship and artistic expression in any media. The group shares conversation, exchanges ideas, offers constructive critiquing if desired, and explores various art media with those who have knowledge of such. It is open to anyone who wants to learn or just paint, draw or talk about art. 

Books for Families
June Suggestions from Kat Barden

Books for Families

June Suggestions from Kat Barden 

Recommended by Children’s Ministry Curriculum Director, Kat Barden:

  1. Anne Frank and the Remembering Tree by Sandy Sasso and Amy-Jill Levine
     
  2. The Marvelous Mustard Seed by Sandy Sasso and Amy-Jill Levine
     
  3. Who Counts by Sandy Sasso and Amy-Jill Levine
     
  4. The Kid-dom of God:  Helping children Grow in Christian Faith by Nancy Reeves

Families in Christ
Sundays, 9:30 AM

Families in Christ

SUNDAYS, 9:30 AM, ROOM 112

Adults of all ages are welcome to this Sunday morning class where we circle up to discuss and grow in faith together! Social and service opportunities are offered throughout the year.

Join us this Sunday for a Bible study using The Wired Word. This adult bible study lesson is designed to apply scripture to current news and events. We have a new topic every Sunday to study together and it will serve as an easy way to weave current events into our weekly Bible Studies. Hope to see you!

The Upper Room
Sundays, 9:30 a.m.

 

The Upper Room

Bible Study Class

SUNDAYS, 9:30 AM, PW ROOM 230

All are welcome to join us for fellowship and conversaion. We are studying Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, and Colossians.

Contact Audrey Pelham with questions.