Zoom Bible Study Outline for September 16 – October 28

ZOOM BIBLE STUDY with Pastor Derr: September 16-October 28, 2021
(AUTO)BIOGRAPHY OF THE HOLY SPIRIT: Studies in Luke/Acts

Why Luke and Acts? Why the Holy Spirit?
1. Luke is the Gospel that will govern the next liturgical year beginning the First Sunday in Advent, November 28, 2021.
2. In our pandemic and post-pandemic world with fewer opportunities of in-person worship and study, interest in the role of the Holy Spirit and “things of the Spirit” have increased.
3. Portions of the Book of Acts are read every year during the 50 days of Easter.
4. Luke is my personal favorite Gospel.

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Sunday Forum

Sundays at 9:00 a.m.  Online
Launch Meeting – Zoom
ELCA missionary Rev. Dr. David Brondos joins us from Mexico City to lead Sunday Forum.
This Sunday, we explore the question of how Paulo Freire’s ideas help us transform and renew our proclamation of the gospel in present-day contexts and how the relevance of his work impacts the mission of the church today.

Paulo Freire (1921-1997), was one of the most important figures of the twentieth century in the area of education. His pedagogical methodology focused on critical thinking and “conscientization” as a means to challenge the status quo and promote social justice and equity.

Scriptural Reasoning   Tuesday, May 18, 6:00 p.m. via Zoom

How does the study of the Qur’an enrich the lives of Christians? How may our Muslim siblings help us deepen our understanding of the Hebrew Scriptures and New Testament? The Blue Mosque/The Dialogue Institute and Christ the King members and friends invite you to join us for a night of in-person fellowship and dialogue, outside and socially distanced. We listen faithfully for the living voice of God guiding us to a deeper appreciation of our sacred stories and greater awareness of our identity as children of Abraham. All are welcomed to participate. To participate, please email Cheryl Gaspard and she will send the appointed texts for our discussion and the address for our in-person gathering.
All are welcomed to participate. To participate, please email Cheryl Gaspard at ctk@ctkelc.org and she will send the appointed texts and links for our discussion.