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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.


Women in the Word
Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. in Room 114

Women in the Word

Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m., Room 114

Women in the Word will reconvene March 6, 2018. All are welcome to join us in the study of God's word.

Purpose: A detailed, compehensive study of the Bible to promote a deeper understanding of scripture and how it applies to our everyday lives.

Spring 2018: PW Women in the Word are going to Shiloh and revisit Eli, Samuel, Hannah, Saul and David as we study Samuel II. 

Meets: Tuesdays March through late May and Mid-September through mid-December, 2:30 p.m., Room 114
 
Contact: Dr. Wilma Sukapjo (317) 730-4737

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
May Suggestions from Cara Paul

Books for Families

May Suggestions from Cara Paul 

Summer is coming and families will have more time together. Whether your family is taking a vacation or hanging out at home, these books are great ways to use your imaginations and bust boredom!

Recommended by Children's Circle Director, Cara Paul:

  1. Sea, Sand, Me By Patricia Hubell
     
  2. The Book of Mistakes by Carina Luyken
     
  3. Christina Katerina and the Box by Patricia Lee Gauch
     
  4. The Listening Walk by Paul Showers
     
  5. Charlotte and the Rock by Stephen W. Martin

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.