Learn and Grow

I will study your commandments and reflect on your ways. I will delight in your decrees and not forget your word.  Psalm 119: 15-16

Learning is not just a Sunday activity.  Enjoy some of these opportunities to delve deeper together.

Opportunities

 

Women’s Wednesday Bible Study
Wednesdays 9:30-11:30am,  Chapel Bldg Gathering Room 202

Through video guidance, discussion, and personal study, we explore together truths about our relationships with God. Whether you've never owned a Bible or read it every day, you'll be amazed at what you may learn.  Join any time.  Bring a friend.  Meet a new one.  Contact: Carol Howie at CHowie723@gmail.com.  


Women’s Presbyterian Circles

Presbyterian Women (PW) is the national women's organization of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). With a history of more than 200 years, PW is committed to nurturing faith, supporting the church's mission, working for justice and building community. Circles are small groups of women who meet monthly for Bible Study and fellowship, and events open to all women of the church. To learn more about which circle best fits you, contact Ann Mallard at amallard@teamlightingnc.com.  

CIRCLE 1:  1st Monday of the month, 7:00pm, members' home. Contact Rosemary Hill, hillbrothers@bellsouth.com.

CIRCLE 2: 1st Tuesday of the month, 12:00pm, Gathering Room 202. Contact Sherrill Suiter, rogernsuiter@bellsouth.com.  

CIRCLE 3: 1st Monday of the month, 7:00pm, members' home. Contact Reese Presson, maryreese@yahoo.com.

CIRCLE 4: 1st Sunday of the month, 6:30pm, members' home. Contact Anna Shealy, annashealy9@yahoo.com.

CIRCLE 5: 3rd Sunday of the month, 11:30am, Gathering Room 202. Contact Sandra Cochell, sycochell@aol.com.

CIRCLE 6: 3rd Monday of the month, 12:00pm, members' home. Contact Jeannie Satterfield, jeannie0708@bellsouth.net.

CIRCLE 7: 1st Tueday of the month, 10:30am, 1st floor Sharon Towers. Contact Malda Kenyon, mgkenyon@bellsouth.net.

CIRCLE 8: 1st Thursday of the month, members' home. Contact Elizabeth Burgess, elizabethburgess3@gmail.com.  


SHEPHERD'S CENTER: ADVENTURES IN LEARNING (AIL)
Fall, Winter, Spring, & Summer 6-week Sessions
Each Monday 10:00am-2:30pm,  throughout campus
$45 per Session  |  $7 each for an individual morning general session

The Shepherd’s Center of Charlotte presents this quarterly educational program to help older adults keep active minds through learning and fellowship. Sessions are six (6) weeks long and provide a general session, morning class options, lunch and afternoon class options.  Examples of topics include the History of Hymns, Bridge Tips, Book club, Wonders of Science, and Yoga.

Register at www.shepherdscharlotte.org or call Nina Artin, Director, at 704-365-1995 for session dates.  Day-of registration accepted if space available.


Well Gathering

Monthly meetings for caregivers, family members, and church leaders who provide care and advocacy for individuals navigating mental illness.  This support group is provided by In Christ Supporting Ministries and in partnership with Covenant Presbyterian Church. Visit InChristSupportingMinistries.org for dates and location of next meeting.

Foundations in Christ Workshop

We all have lenses through which we view life and its circumstances. This interactive 2-weekend workshop is a safe space to explore core issues of faith and daily life with God.  Visit - InChristSupportingMinistries.org  - for more detail.

For the next workshop, stay tuned or contact Melissa Harding at melissa@inchristsupportingministries.org or Rev. Sarah Kromer 704-554-2490.

NEW LOCATION:  7615 Colony Road.


2017 Women’s Annual Fall Retreat - "Living Water"

November 3rd-5th, William Black Lodge in Montreat. 
$190/person double occupancy room |  $250/person single occupancy room

Several dozen women of all ages gather in Montreat for a weekend of friendship and spiritual reflection. A special time you won’t want to miss. Don’t let price be an issue – if you are concerned, ask about scholarships to attend. Contact Carolyn Butler at cbutler4@carolina.rr.com. Go to the Events tab to sign up by October 22nd.