Adult Classes, Bible Studies & Small Groups
Glenn offers diverse opportunities for adults, both on Sunday mornings and throughout the week. Whether you are looking to hear interesting lectures, engage in lively discussions, learn the basics in a Bible Study, or simply connect in a community of faith…there’s a place for you! For more information about any of these Sunday School classes, Bible Studies, or Small Groups, just call or e-mail!
THE GLENN NEXT COMMUNITY - Parlor, Room 307
VENTURES IN FAITH - Room 211
JAKE WARD CLASS - Room 208
THE NEW CLASS - Room 422
Sept. 7 & 14 - led by John Carr, retired faculty of Candler School of Theology. Referring to a book by James Hillman (1926-2011), “Force of Character and the Lasting Life,” John will explore the concept of Character.
Series arranged by Jim Waits, “Candler and Ministry Education – 100 years.”
Sept 21 - Dean Jan Love
Sept 28 - Dr. Ellen Marshall, Associate Professor of Christian Ethics and Conflict Transformation
Oct 5 - Dr. Elizabeth Bounds, Associate Professor of Christian Ethics
Oct 12 - Dr. Luther Smith.
Oct 19 thru Nov 9 - Bible Study led by John Freeman
Dec 7, 14 & 21 - Advent Series with Rev. Dr. John Patton
COVENANT CLASS - Room 420
Sundays, 9:45am. A group-centered experience in which members covenant to support each other's journey toward mature faith as Christians. Confidentiality is maintained to facilitate personal sharing. Contact: Allen Garrison at firstname.lastname@example.org or Bob Gary at email@example.com; 404-634-9865. Middle Age/Retirees.
THE PIONEERS - Room 401
ECKO CLASS - Room 421
LIVE N' LEARN - Room 419
Sundays, 10:00am. Casual, drop-in fellowship and conversation about life and faith over coffee. For more info, contact Leslie Lawley at firstname.lastname@example.org. Young Adults/Middle Age.
THE FRIENDSHIP GROUP – Older Adult Ministry
WEDNESDAY WOMEN – SMALL GROUP - Parlor
Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm. Follows Wednesday Nights @ Glenn schedule. Join with Ginny Tincher and Lindsey Amerson for confidential sharing, laughter, support, & prayer. All women welcome – single, dating, married, working, mothering, in school, or any combination! For more info, contact Ginny Tincher.
We Make the Road By Walking Book Study & Discussion Group
Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm in Room 401. All ages are welcome to be a part of a small group for weekly readings, Scripture, and discussion of our faith journeys. We’ll be following Brian McLaren’s new book, We Make the Road by Walking. Each short weekly reading is accompanied by a set of Scripture readings, providing an overview of the biblical story and a fresh introduction or re-orientation to Christian faith as we explore how our faith is constantly forming, with discussions around what it means to live joyfully and responsibly in today’s world as agents of God’s justice, creativity, and peace. For more information, contact Brian Boettcher. Books available in the church office for $15 or copies available in the Church Library.
TUESDAY MORNING DISCUSSION GROUP – Home of Stuart & Thelma Kingma.
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY & DISCUSSION GROUP - Panera, Emory Village
LIBRARY OPEN HOURS - Mackay Library, Room 309
ADVENT SMALL GROUPS (Winter) - Individuals & groups read and share an Advent book together during November and December.
LENTEN SMALL GROUPS (Spring) - Groups gather to read and share a Lenten book together during March and April.
SUMMER SUPPER GROUPS (Summer) - Each group meets several times June through August for food and fellowship.
2014 SUMMER LECTURE SERIES - READING BETWEEN THE LINES