Adult Forum meets most Sundays during the academic year at 9 a.m. in the Parlor.
Sunday Forum 9 a.m. in the Parlor Forum brochures will be available on the table in the narthex and in the office.
January 22 January 29 “Not by Bread Alone” – Alan Dallmann February 5 “Faith Journey” – Sarah Olsen February 12 “A. J. Muste: Pastor, Theologian, Radical” – Patty Applebaum February 19 “Sanctuary: Opportunities, Problems, Concerns” – Rudy Nelson, with invited guest participants February 26 “Experiences as a Muslim Student at UMass” – Jawad Awan and other members of the UMass Muslim Student Association March 5 & 12 “From Generation to Generation: How Faith Moves On” Ruth Rinard & Immanuel Family Participants March 19 & 26 “Retelling the Story: Books of History in the Old Testament” Pastor Steven April 2 “King David’s Story: Narrative Strategies” Rudy Nelson April 23 “Building Connection and Fostering Hope through Peer Support” Guest Presenter:”Beth Manion,staff member The Springfield Behavioral Health Drop-In Center April 30 “Face to Face: A Storytelling Project”Guest Presenters: Pastor Emily Olsen and members of Christ the King Lutheran Church, Gladwin, Michigan May 7 “Leaving the Desert: Art Sees Human and Cultural Tragedy”
Guest Presenter: Artist Constance Hamilton
May 14 “Preparing for Proclamation: A Text Study” Pastor Steven
May 21 “Commemoration vs. Celebration:How and Why We Observe the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation”Pastor Steven
May 28 “Faith, Sexism, Justice” Shawn Adams, Pastor Steven
June 4 “Sanctuary and Solidarity: The Challenge for a Local Congregation”
Invited Guest Presenters
June 11 “Our Restless Hearts: Human Transcendence Toward God”