St. Paul’s has one weekly Bible study during the school year (September-April):
Tuesday Afternoon at 2:00pm
We also have a mid-week study during the season of Lent (five weeks) on Wednesday evenings that includes dinner and conversation.
During the last several years, our studies have included the following:
Bible: Intro to the Bible, Intro to Paul’s Letters, Genesis, Exodus, the Passion of Jesus in the Four Gospels, Acts, Romans, First Corinthians, Second Corinthians, Galatians, Philippians, Philemon, the birth narratives of Jesus (Matthew 1-2 and Luke 1-2), the Gospel of Matthew, the Gospel of Mark, the Gospel of Luke, the Gospel of John.
History: Overview of Church History, Lutheranism since Augsburg (1530 – present), “The Great Emergence” (Late 19th c. – present), Worship and Liturgy, Religious Violence: Past and Present
Theology: Survey of Religious Traditions (Christian and non-Christian), Holy Communion, Prayer, Martin Luther’s Small Catechism
Social Statements of the ELCA: “The Church in Society: A Lutheran Perspective”, “Abortion”, “The Death Penalty”, “Health and Healthcare: Our Shared Endeavor”, “The Church and Criminal Justice: Hearing the Cries”
All are welcome to join us as we continue exploring God’s word and how that word continues to form us as disciples of Jesus Christ in a complex and changing world.