Opportunities for spiritual growth in personal discipleship
Adult classes and small groups present a variety of topics and
styles covering areas such as Bible study, discipleship
and Christian living, life transitions, Christian theologians
and contemporary issues. We encourage open-minded discussion,
reflection, prayer and disciplines to establish habits of
life-long learning, discernment and action as Christians
challenged to be faithful and Christ-centered in the
Sunday mornings at 9:15 am
Old Testament Bible study is studying the book of Jeremiah. Sundays at 9:15 am in room 34 on the lower level.
Compassion, Peace and Justice Training Day and Ecumenical Advocacy Days: A Review May 8, 22, 29, and June 5, we look at issues considered in the recent conferences in Washington, D.C.: Voting rights; the Trans-Pacific Partnership; and Immigration, Racism and Poverty. Meets in the fellowship hall.
Riverside Community Gathering Set the written word down and live the gospel in this faith-based community outreach. Each week we join approximately 40 people to eat, pray and share our lives. Meets Wednesdays, 4:30–5:45 pm, at First Presbyterian Church, 300 N. Washington St., Ypsilanti. Please contact Sue Flynn for more information.
Through the week
Mary Martha small group meets the first and third Mondays of the month, 7–8:30 pm. Current study is Reliving the Passion, by Walter Wangerin, Jr. New members are welcome; please contact Sharon Flynn.
Sarah Circle meets the second Tuesday of each month, at noon. All are welcome! Contact Sue Flynn or Phoebe Vance.
Praying Together meets Wednesdays, 12:15–12:45 pm, in the sanctuary. Join us to pray for individuals, our congregation, and situations of concern. Come be refreshed in the Spirit and supported in prayer.
Women’s Bible study group meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, 1–2:30 pm. On April 27 we’ll start The Beatitudes, by James Howell. Please join us – contact Alice Chambers.
Thursday book group meets weekly. Beginning May 5: Lila by Marilynne Robinson. Please contact Sue Flynn for more information. All are welcome. Meets 1–2:30 pm, in room 118.
Save the planet, one cup at a time: Bring a coffee mug from home to keep at church. There is a cupboard in the kitchen where you can keep it; when you are finished, just place it in the rack by the dishwasher to be washed for use the next Sunday. Save on waste, save on cost, and feel more at home while at church.