Adult Spiritual Growth Opportunities

Current Adult Spiritual Growth Opportunities 


Fruit of the Spirit

Led by Margaret Synhorst
Love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. To be spiritually mature is to show the fruit of the Spirit of Christ in our lives. These Bible studies from Old and New Testament passages highlight each quality and inspire us to nurture the
Spirit’s fruit in our lives. Each week is a complete study.

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Sundays, 11:00 a.m.

Began Sept. 23

(9 weeks)



Room 23


The Gospel of Mark

Led by Dr. Rev. Evy McDonald
Explore the first Gospel written. What does this account tell us about the life of Jesus and the basis of our Christian faith? No prior Bible study is necessary.

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Thursdays, 6:30 p.m.

Begins Oct. 4 (5 weeks)

Barnes & Noble Bookstore
(on Ina/LaCholla)

Praying the Psalms

Led by Rev. Judy Boroto
Discover the richness of the Psalms. Learn to pray into and through them. Let the gamut of your emotions place you closer to God. Experience telling God how you feel. Experiment with writing your own Psalm.

No prior Bible study necessary.

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Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m.

Began Oct. 9 (4 weeks)



Meditation Rm


Led by Ruth Machtley
Introduction to the history of the labyrinth and a guided practice. Rediscover this ancient way of praying. It’s a mini-pilgrimage to seek a way of communicating with God.

Saturday, 9:00 a.m.

Oct. 20


 Wesleyan Living

Learn about some of the spiritual practices of our founder John Wesley and have the opportunity to practice the practices.

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Sundays, 9:45 a.m.

Begins Oct. 21, (5 weeks)


Room 20

United Methodist Social Principles

Led by Jim Nibbelink
The Social Principles are a prayerful and thoughtful effort of the General Conference to speak to the issues in the contemporary world from a sound biblical and theological foundation. Come learn more about what we believe and how we can be involved.

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 Mondays, 6:30 p.m.

Begins Nov. 12 (3 weeks)

 Room 8/9