Adult Faith Formation
Adult Forum-Sundays 9:45am in the Parish Commons Classroom
October6 and 16-Pastor's Forum
Declaration on the Way: Here in the United States Lutheran and Catholic Christians have strongly affirmed that there is more which unites us than divides us. One expression of this is the joint "Declaration on the Way" which draws together a litany of 32 consensus statements. Join Pastor Ruud as he introduces this document and leads a discussion on its relevance for us today.
Adult Class- Sundays 11am in the Parish Commons Classroom
September 25 - October 23- "Embracing a Life of Meaning", DVD series with poet/author Kathleen Norris (5 week series).
Wednesday Midweek Renewal; 6:15pm in the Parish Commons C.
We will begin our year with Diana Butler Bass as our guide. Her newest book, "Grounded: Finding God in the World" is an excellent entry into our congregational theme, "Let All Creation Praise!". Pastor Shjerven will be summarizing the main themes and thoughts of the book, and inviting everyone into reflection and conversation. (You do not need to buy the book.) All are welcome to be part of the discussion.
Tuesday "Fully Alive" Bible Study; 5:15pm in the Fireside Room
led by Sherry Maiura
Women's Bible Study; 9:30 am in the Parish Commons Classroom
Will be studying the Book of Acts. For more information contact Ida Hagen, 253-759-0569 (
Noon Wednesday Text Study Luncheon in the Parish Commons Classroom
Gather for lunch and conversation and study around the texts that will be heard in worship the following Sunday. Conversation will be guided by the pastor who will be preaching, and by the insights and questions of the group.