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

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.  

CIRCLE 1:  1st Sun of month, 7:00pm, contact church office.

CIRCLE 2: 1st Tue of month, 12:00-1:30pm in Gatherin Room #202, Sherrill Suiter, contact.  

CIRCLE 3: 1st Mon of month, 6:30-8:30pm at member homes, contact Reese Presson 704-661-4247.  

CIRCLE 5:  1st Tues of month 7:00-8:30pm at members homes, contact Sandy Cochell sycochell@aol.com

A focus on friendship and Bible study.  The first half hour will be social.   Bible study this season will follow the series "The Family of Jesus", consisting of a video and then discussion.  No prep needed.

CIRCLE 7: 1st Tue of month 10:30am-1:30pm at Sharon Towers Retirement Community, Malda Kenyon, contact.


ADVENTURES IN LEARNING:  Activities for Baby Boomers & Beyond
Spring & Fall 6-week Sessions:  dates TBD
Each Monday 10:00am-2:30pm,  throughout campus
$45 for entire Spring 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.   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.


2016 Women’s Annual Fall Retreat - "Reaching for the Invisible God"

November 4-6, 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.  Led by Med Shaw Skidmore.  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 704-552-5431.  

Find and return registration form and payment at church office.  Due by October 18th.