Category: Studies

Racial Reconciliation: How St. Mark’s can lead

Our Lenten Study series this year will focus on the theme of racial reconciliation. This will be part of a broader-based effort at St. Mark’s to delve into this issue. Last Sunday, Father Tyrone led a well-attended session to discuss how we might address this issue. “Why…

Christian Education for Sunday, April 30

“Suzanne Barakat: Islamophobia killed my brother. Let’s end the hate.” A TED Talk On Feb. 10, 2015, Suzanne Barakat’s brother Deah, her sister-in-law Yusor and Yusor’s sister Razan were murdered by their neighbor in Chapel Hill. The perpetrator’s story, that…

Christian Education – Classes for Feb. 19

Jesus, first-century Jew Stacy Grove of Yavneh and Lynne Poole of St. Mark’s have led this engaging series in which many have participated. This is the third of four-parts exploring religious and cultural practices of Israel during the time of Jesus’…

Christian Education – Classes for Feb. 12

Christian education classes meet at 9:30 in our Community Life Center. Jesus, first-century Jew Led by Stacy Grove, a member of Yavneh, and Lynne Poole of St. Mark’s, this is the second of a four-part offering exploring religious and cultural practices…

Quest will explore God’s flora and fauna

“What do creatures and plants in the world of nature advise you?” will be the subject that Mary Mainwaring will help Spiritual Quest participants explore on Thursday, Jan. 26, 9:30 to 11:30 am at the Thurston home, 6405 Lakeland Drive. You are welcomed to be a…

Mysticism in the Bible: Peter’s vision

Christian education classes meet at 9:30 in our Community Life Center.  Classes for Jan. 22 Adult class: Mysticism in the Old and New Testaments Are you interested in exploring texts from the Old and New Testaments that point to mystical…

Bible study resumes on Jan. 9

We wrap up Matthew, begin study of Ruth Beginning Jan. 9 the Monday Night Bible Study Group invites you to join us as we wrap up our study of the Gospel According to Matthew, which we began in January of this year. Because Matthew seemed…

Spiritual Quest to hear of Mormon trail

At Spiritual Quest on Thursday, Dec. 15, 9:30 to 11:30 am, Nadine and Mark Ridley will use their photographs as they tell us what they learned about the Mormons when they traveled the Mormon trail last fall. Prayers, the story of…

Advent Bible Study: Part 2

Last Sunday we had an invigorating conversation on the meaning of the season of Advent. Please join us at 9:30 a.m. this Sunday for Part 2 of this two-part series. Using the Old Testament readings assigned for Advent as well…