Adult Education Forum

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While we are meeting virtually due the Covid, we continue to learn and grow together. Adult Forums take place immediately following Worship, via Zoom, twice a month and feature both members of the congregation and outside speakers.
 
 
Next Adult Forum
 
April 25 Creation Care—Alena Horn and the rest of the Christ Lutheran Creation Care Team will update us as we work to preserve the planet—even as we remain separated as a community.
 
 
Past Adult Forum
 
April 11– Kim Shave, executive director of Humanitri, will bring us up to date on the agencies work to provide affordable housing.
 
March 21Dr. Fred Niedner, a Professor at Valparaiso University, will discuss how each Gospel writer chose to tell the story of Jesus’ death and resurrection to reach his target audience.
 
March 7—We heard from filmmaker, Ben Scholle, and Darren Seals of the Sankofa Unity Center. Ben is making a documentary on the effects of gun violence in the city of Saint Louis and Darren’s work is featured in the film.
 
February 21—Observing Lent in the Time of Covid. A panel, consisting of Mark Ruff, John Hoffmann, and Pastor Meagan will help us understand how we can grow spiritually during the season of Lent. John will give us a brief history of lenten observances, Mark will tell us the season’s unique music, and Pr. Meagan will talk about the challenges of being together and alone as we prepare for Easter.
 
February 14-Lydia Wood, an artist and nurse, will tell us of her work with people affected by gun violence. She will show the portraits she has created and share stories of the people she has met. Lydia spoke at the Women’s Advent Brunch in December.