Discover new ways to connect your faith with your life! Adult Studies feature a variety of times, topics and formats for learning and discussion.
Join us for two weeks of mental health forums with special guest speaker, Rev. Hollie Holt-Woehl
Reverend Hollie Holt-Woehl is an ordained pastor in the ECLA, and her passion lies in ministry for persons with mental illness as well as their families, friends and other support systems. She is also teaches at both Augsburg University and Luther Seminary. She helps prepare students and future church leaders to partake in compassionate and caring ministry for all people whether they are living with a mental illness or not.
Mental Health & Illness: Theological and Biblical GroundingSunday, April 28, 9:45 AM in Room 120
Join us for an overview of mental illness and how the scriptures address the issue. It then takes a deeper look at the creation stories in Genesis in order to help us understand mental illness and what it means to be human.
Mental Health and Illness: Faith and Concerns Facing the Beginning and Ending of LifeSunday, May 5, 9:45 AM in Room 120
Join us for an overview of how the Bible addresses mental illness. Areas of focus will be on the challenge of negotiating "typical" adolescent behavior, pastoral, and congregational implications, and the theological understanding of dementia and ideas for care of individuals and caregivers.
The following studies are companions to the Word of Peace churchwide series, "Cover to Cover: The Bible in a Year"
Heroes of Faith: Sunday Morning Adult ForumSundays at 9:45 AM
Bible 101: Mid-Week ClassWednesdays at 6:30 PM AND Thursdays at 10 AM
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