Please join us for a summer of faith formation with a different viewpoint! The Darkwood Brew Video Series explores The Unexpected Love of God in relevant, challenging and surprising ways. DB features world-class musicians, live interviews with renowned and emerging religious thinkers, and a variety of interactive media that allows you to participate in real-time. This is Christian practice for the converging faith of our world today. The series begins June 12, runs through September 14, and starts at 9:30 am in Lydia.
“Was it the Holy Spirit talking or the pizza I just ate?” asks author Phyllis Tickle, reflecting the appropriate skepticism any of us feel when we hear people claim they have been divinely guided. Yet just because there is reason for skepticism does not mean the Spirit is silent. This seven-part series exploring how the voice of God speaks to us, what we can do to strengthen the connection, and ways we can discern the Spirit’s “voice” amidst the static.
June 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24
Speakers: Bishop Yvette Flunder, Jack Levison, Carl McColman, Bruce Epperly, Phileena Heuertz, Doug Pagitt, Chuck Moronic
“Busy – Reconnecting to an Unhurried God” (6-part series) takes its cue from Phoenix Affirmation # 11: Christian love of self includes caring for our bodies and insisting on taking time to enjoy the benefits of prayer, reflection, worship and recreation in addition to work.
July 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28, September 4
Speakers: Marcia McFee, Phileena Heuertz, Cecil Pressed, Jennifer Kottler, Todd Wynyard, Pamela Wilhelms