Postponed Adult Education—Miracles
1/28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Due to expectedly inclement weather conditions today and on Wednesday, Miracles Class I, “God’s Power and Presence” will be postponed until next week. We will begin on Mon., Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. and Wed., Feb. 6 at 9:15 a.m.
“Miracles are experiences that could not be ascribed to merely human agency.”
A new winter class with the Reverends Bill Everstberg and Jo Forrest team-teaching a six-part series of God’s Presence and Power in the Old and New Testaments. These classes will be offered at two day/time slots in the Centennial Room beginning Monday, January 28 at 7 p.m. and repeated on Wednesday, January 30 at 9:15 a.m.
Introduction—We will explore how miracles have been considered in Judeo-Christian history and through the Enlightenment. Why were people so persuaded to faith?
Feb. 4 and Feb. 6 by Jo Forrest
God’s Power and Presence in the Old Testament—In the Torah, God’s might acts directly freed the Israelite people and formed a way of life. The early and later prophets spoke not only truth to power but were agents of God’s healing power.
Feb. 11 and Feb. 13—part one by Bill Evertsberg
TUES., Feb. 19 and Feb. 20—part two by Bill Evertsberg
God’s Power and Presence in the New Testament—The early Christian community was drawn together following Jesus resurrection and continued to witness miracles performed by his disciples.
Feb. 25 and Feb. 27—Paul’s letters by Jo Forrest
Mar. 4 and Mar. 6—Miracles in the synoptic gospels by Bill Evertsberg
Mar. 11 and Mar. 13—Signs in the Gospel of John by Jo Forrest