CONNECT… Adults

Sunday School: Sundays 10am

Bible Discovery – This class seeks to facilitate mastery of Bible content, understanding of the Bible in relation to life experiences and a greater awareness of God’s self-disclosure. During the next few months, we will be studying James, Esther, and Ephesians.
Leader: Herb Hash
 
FOCUS – Bible study by Alan Vermilye based on the Christmas classic “It’s a Wonderful Life”.    
Leader: Sue Newell
 
Genesis – a traditional Bible study class that is presently studying the Gospel of Luke.
Leader: Harris Prevost
 
Koinonia – a multi-generational class for women is studying “Incarnation, Rediscovering the Significance of Christmas” by Adam Hamilton.
Leader: Kay Stacy
 
Man to Man – “Grace Through the Eyes of Jesus”, by Paul E. Miller is an interactive Bible study that explores grace through the lens of Jesus’ interactions and teaching in the gospel of Luke.   
Leader: John Newell
 
NIKE – studying the church as described in the book of Acts. This is a four part series guided by The Bible Project. Next the class will look at the book “Pagan Christianity”.
Leader: Garner Dewey
 
Social Concernsuses “The Wired Word” for our class discussions. Each week there are two topics from which we choose… each topic is related to current social activities.
Leader: Marc Kadyk
 
 
 

Small Groups: Sept. – Dec. 2020

John and Sue Newell 
Mondays 7:30 pm
 
 
 
 
 
Bert & Julie LaGrone 
Tuesdays 6:30 pm
 
 
 
 
 
Greg & Heather Langdon  (FULL)
Every other Wednesday 6:30 pm 
 
 
 
 

Sam & Anita McMillan  
Every other Sunday 6:30 pm
 
 
 
 
 
Sharon Carlton
New Chapter Widows Group
2nd Friday of each month 1:00 pm on zoom. And in person (as possible) on the 4th Saturday of each month.
 
 
 
 

REACH CLASSES: Sept. – Oct. 2020

The Uniqueness of Christianity: will cover the history, beliefs, and practices of Christianity as compared to Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism,
and Islam. The focus will be on the uniqueness of Christianity as compared to these other world religions.
Leader: Herb Hash            Tuesdays at 7:00pm 
 
Women’s Study… Keep It Shut: What to Say, How to Say It, and When to Say Nothing at All by Karen Ehman. Join us for this encouraging exploration of what the Bible says about when to speak, when to remain silent, what to say in social media posts, and why self-talk matters, too. Using our words well can lead to healthier relationships and the joy of seeing what God can do when He is the One Who speaks.
Leaders: Krystal Wilson and Sharon Carlton
                                            Wednesdays at 7:00 pm
 
Exploring Christians’ Role In and Response To Racism: Together we will examine the history of racism in the United States as well as what it means to be anti-racist.  We will also discuss ways we can talk to our family and friends about racism and work to end racism in our community. This will be a safe space where participants are encouraged to step outside their comfort zones as we explore these issues together. 
Leader: Emma Lipscomb    Thursdays 7:00 pm
 
 

ON-GOING GROUPS:

Knarthex Knitters – Join us on Wednesdays at 6:30pm to knit or crochet prayer shawls for our members who need the warmth and comfort of knowing that their brothers and sisters in Christ care for them, pray for them, and give them a tangible gift of that love in concern for their illness or loss of a loved one. Interested in joining this group? Click on “I’m Interested…” below.
 
Move Your Feet group meets via Zoom twice a month. We challenge ourselves to eat healthier and stay active. We encourage one another through a group chat  each week.  For more info contact Tammi Zaidel at tammi@firstpresboone.net . We would love to have you join us!
 
Prayer Group – join pastor Jeff Smith on Thursdays  at 10am for a time to share joys and concerns and to spend some time praying with one another, even if it’s just wordless groans! 
 
 
 

RightNow Media

First Presbyterian is always looking for ways to serve you as you live out your faith throughout the week. We are inviting you to have a free account to an exciting video library called RightNow Media. 

It’s essentially the “Netflix of Video Bible Studies” because you will have instant access to thousands of great videos for kids, youth, parents, married couples and more. You can view these videos from your phone, tablet or computer. And you can also view them in a group setting through a TV or projector.

Take a look at this video to find out more, then register HERE…