Education - Adults
“I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.” - Jesus in John 15:5
Contact Gina Dawson, Director of Christian Education
301-881-1881, ext. 2006
What is the Apocrypha?
Sundays, 8:45am, in the Parlor
Beginning May 27, 2018, we will be on our summer break, returning in September 2018.
Join Hunter Prillaman and Phil Dawson in an ongoing study and discussion of these books that are part of the Bible in some Christian traditions, but not others. We’ll learn about their history, what they meant to the early Church, and what they have to say to us today. Join any time (there will be frequent recaps). Bibles with the Apocrypha will be provided.
Book Discussion: “The Cross and the Lynching Tree” by James H. Cone
July 27, 2018, 7:30-9:00pm, Room 206
The next book in “the Other” series is The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James H. Cone (1938-2018), who was the Bill and Judith Moyers Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary. The cross and the lynching tree are the two most emotionally charged symbols in the history of the African American community. In this powerful work, theologian James H. Cone explores these symbols and their interconnection in the history and souls of black folk…
Here are some options for you to study online. If you have a resource you'd like to share with us, please contact Gina Dawson, Director of Christian Education.