Adults

New & Upcoming Opportunities

Wellness Opportunities are now listed on a separate page

Bible Study: The Writings of John

Mondays, November 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Rev. Tom Schultz will lead a four session Bible study exploring the writings of John, including Gospel of John and a brief look at Revelation. Register in the Incarnation Office by Monday, November 6.

Ongoing Opportunities for Adults

Walk through the Bible

Wednesdays from Noon – 1:00 p.m. 

Walk Through the Bible is a weekly Bible Study where participants read and discuss the preaching text for the coming Sunday. Come when you can. Feel free to bring a lunch. View the list of texts for this Sunday.

Kairos: Sunday Morning Adult Forum

Sundays, September through April, at 8:45 a.m. and 10:05 a.m. in the Fireside Room

Kairos is Incarnation’s Sunday morning adult forum. The same topic is presented at both times. If you typically worship at 10:45 a.m., feel free to come to the 10:05 a.m. Kairos session and leave at 10:45 a.m. for the start of worship.  View the list of upcoming presenters and topics.

Primetimers

Thursday, November 16 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. *Note: Primetimers meets the 3rd Thursday this month because of Thanksgiving

In November, retired Incarnation pastor, Lynda Thompson will share about her recent travels in Italy and the footsteps of the Apostle Paul. Primetimers is a time of fellowship and learning for singles and couples ages 63 and older. Primetimers typically meets the fourth Thursday of each month from September through December and March through May. Cost is $4 per person. To sign up , email Joan Volkmann or contact the Incarnation Office at 651-484-7213 by the Monday before.

Spiritual Spa for Women

Spiritual Spa is an evening retreat for women that happens three times a year. It is designed to give participants a time to connect with others and God as we explore what it means to be women of faith. Please note: There is no childcare provided onsite out of a desire for participants to be fully present and enjoy a time of rest, reflection, and renewal. Contact Pastor Jeanne Hartfield with questions, to suggest a theme or speaker, or to request a scholarship.

Esther Circle for Women

1st Thursday of each month from 9:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. in the Fireside Room; September – May

A women’s fellowship and Bible Study group that is open to all women. Members also make quilts and midwife kits for Global Health Ministry.

Faith Explorers Book Group for Men

2nd and 4th Tuesdays from 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. in Bethany Lounge. Returns September 2017.

This book group is for men interested in exploring, over coffee, aspects of faith through reading and lively discussion of current faith-based books. Attendance is open to all men interested in doing some serious reading and evaluation of their spiritual lives. Contact Paul Tillquist or Dave Eckmann (651-483-8829).

Current Book: Martin Luther: Visionary Reformer by Scott H. Hendrix

Women Read

Wednesday, October 18 from  1:00 – 2:30 p.m. in Adult Room D

Woman Read meets monthly September through May (except December) and the third Wednesday of the month. It is an opportunity for women to share devotions and discuss a variety of types of books. All are welcome. For November, participants will discuss the novel A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan.

Reading Lists
2017-2018 book list for Women Read
2016-2017 book list for Women Read
2015-2016 book list for Women Read

History Book Group for Men

1st and 3rd Tuesdays from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. in the Gathering Space.

Come for a discussion of a different history book each month selected  by the participants. Anyone with an interest in a particular subject is welcome to sit in on the discussion even if you have not read the book. Contact Fred Knox.

October – Under a Flaming Sky: The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894 by Daniel Brown
November – Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick
December – The Untold Story of the Jews Who Escaped the Nazis and Returned with the U.S. Army to Fight Hitler by Bruce Henderson

 

Check out opportunities for parents through Children, Youth, and Family Ministry.

Questions about Adult Learning and Spiritual Formation? Contact Pastor Jeanne Hartfield.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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