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Small Group for Summer

The church offers Bible study for all ages on Sunday morning.  See a full listing of classes under the Sunday Bible Study tab.  In the summer, the church also offers a small group Bible study on Wednesday nights.  The texts and subject matter are listed below.

Wednesdays: 7:00 p.m. (meets at the church in the parlor (June) and prayer meeting room (July and August)

Summer Wednesday Bible Study: Spiritually Awake

            This summer the church will offer a Bible study on Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. titled “Spiritually Awake.”  The study will feature The Book of Awakening, a New York Times Bestseller by Mark Nepo that is filled with daily meditations to awaken us to the work of God in our lives.  Each week a reading from the book will be paired with a passage of Scripture. The passages for study are listed below:


June 7                        Love and Do What You Will          Book of Awakening p. 9

                                                Matthew 22:34-40

June 14                     The Life of Experience                   Book of Awakening p. 16

                                                II Corinthians 4:7-12

June 21                     Saying Yes . . . And No                   Book of Awakening p. 18

                                                I Corinthians 12:14-31

June 28                     Fools and the Faithful                    Book of Awakening p. 20

                                                I Corinthians 1:25-31

July 5                         No Bible Study

July 11                       Being Kind                                        Book of Awakening p. 30

                                                Matthew 5:43-48

July 18                       The Pilgrim’s Journey                     Book of Awakening p. 34

                                                Luke 10:17-24

July 25                       Slow Down                                       Book of Awakening p. 39

                                                Matthew 6:25-34

August 2                    Changing Us                                   Book of Awakening p. 42

                                                Romans 8:18-30

August 9                    Too Much Responsibility                Book of Awakening p. 45

                                                Luke 10:38-42

August 16                  Truth Telling                                Book of Awakening p. 61

                                                Matthew 5:13-16

August 23                  The Power of Weakness                Book of Awakening p. 94

                                                II Corinthians 12:1-10

August 30                  Pastor Mark Reports on Sabbatical

September 6             Sabbath Time                                   Book of Awakening P. 97

                                                Matthew 11:28-30