Adult Christian Formation Opportunities


Genesis... Created in the Image of God is the theme for our January Bible Study. Wednesdays, January 7- 28 at 6:15 p.m. in the Dining Hall, Dr. John Kinney, Dean of the School of Theology at Virginia Union University, will lead us in exploring God’s creation of humankind with all its potential. Dr. Kinney is a gifted Bible teacher and nationally acclaimed preacher.

•Before Amen Women’s Book Study:
Create and establish the prayer life you have always wanted and needed in this five-week book study of Max Lucado’s Before Amen. Through this journey you will experience a heart connection with God, gain confidence in your prayer strength, overcome disappointment from unanswered prayer, and embrace a prayer life that brings peace and rest.
Contact Anne Keo to purchase the book (keoteach25@yahoo.com or 804-683-8023).
Dates: Wednesdays, January 14 - February 11
Time: Wednesdays, 6:15-7:30 p.m.
Location: Suite 280K
Facilitator: Anne Blackmore Keo

• Catalyst Prayer
This is a time to come and be still, to lift up the church staff, lay leaders, and ministries of our church. It is also a time to draw encouragement from one another as we pray together for the many ministries of our church.
5:45 - 6:00 - enter quietly in time of silence and preparation for prayer
6:00 - 6:45 - offering prayers on behalf of others
6:45 - 7:00 - devotional thought and closing words of encouragement.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 11 - July 30
Time: 5:45 - 7:00 p.m.
Location: Adams Room
Facilitator: Dr. James Flamming,
Pastor Emeritus

• S.K.E.I.N.S.: Sewers, Knitters, Embroiderers Involved in Needlework & Service
This is a mission opportunity opened to all who enjoy the various fiber arts. This group meets to provide area hospitals and agencies with scarves, lap robes and tiny gowns as we learn, teach, share, and serve.
Dates: Wednesdays, September 11 - May 21 (ongoing)
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Suite 280C
Facilitator: Linn Kreckman (Contact info: 804-355-4551)

• Sleeping Bags for the Homeless
Join others in making sleeping bags for distribution through our Community Missions Ministry. No sewing skills are necessary and all materials are provided.
Dates: Wednesdays, Sept.11 – June 25
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Location: LL-16
Facilitator: Laura Hedrick (Contact info: 804-282-0968)