Gnostic Discussion

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The class is from about 8:50 – 9:40 on Sunday mornings in the Library. Gnosticism: From Nag Hammadi to the Gospel of Judas. The class is 24 thirty min lectures by David Brakke, PhD, Joe R Engle Chair in the History of Christianity, Ohio State University. The course discusses in detail the gnostic myth from a variety […]

Wednesday Noon Bible Study

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We will be reading A  Year of Biblical Womanhood: How a Liberated Woman Found Herself Sitting on Her Roof, Covering Her Head, and Calling Her Husband ‘Master’. All are welcome to join us! We meet in the library at 12:00 p.m. Bring your lunch! March 15– Chapter 2 & 3 (November & December) March 22– Chapter […]

Adult Christian Formation

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10:00 am – Adult Forum (Library) Adult Forum is open to all members of the St. Peter’s community.  We discuss various topics of interest to our members.  Lecturers frequent our forum in person, but videos and books are also used.  In those cases discussions are loosely led by a discussion leader.  Past topics have included Pentecostalism, Quakerism, Protestantism, […]

Centering Prayer Group

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Centering Prayer The Centering Prayer Group meets on Monday mornings from 11:15 to 11:45 in the side chapel. We practice for 20 minutes followed with light discussion. Centering Prayer is a type of meditation prayer made popular by Thomas Keating. Information on Centering Prayer and Thomas Keating is widely available on the Internet. Any type […]

Education for Ministry

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Education for Ministry (EFM) is a four-year program of study, one year spent in each of the following areas-Old Testament studies, New Testament studies, Church History, and Theology.  The seminar group is the nucleus of the Education for Ministry program. A group consists of six to twelve participants and a trained mentor who meet weekly […]