20-somethings

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20-SOMETHINGS WEEKLY STUDIES

We meet on Thursday evenings from 7 – 8:00 p.m. in the Ryder Lounge, and all 20-somethings (persons ages 18+) are invited to join us.

THE STORY OF GOD

who-is-godOur own Katie Martin will facilitate this six-week video series of Morgan Freeman’s quest to discover who God is.

Freeman shares findings on how faith has shaped our lives and influenced the evolution of our society.

No pre-reading or homework, and no need to register – join as you are able during this six-week series beginning
January 19, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

You can see more about the series here: http://on.natgeo.com/1PecF8o

 

Top 5 Reasons to Join UMCD 20-somethings:

  • Uplifting: Unwind, release stress and reprioritize your life
  • Meet new people
  • Connect with others exploring their faith
  • Develop leadership and ministry skills: Welcome your friends, introduce them to Christ and practice discipleship
  • 20-somethings know how to have fun!

 

20-SOMETHINGS FELLOWSHIP EVENTS

20-something Game Night

We’ll be announcing upcoming events soon, but here’s a sampling of some of our past studies and events:

Past events have included:

Saturday, January 4 – Christmas Tide Party

Sunday, December 11 – Church Wide Christmas Caroling & Soup Supper

November 17 – Thanksgiving potluck and games!  Ryder Lounge at 6:00 p.m. Please bring a dish to pass and your favorite game.

October 11 – Scavenger Hunt!  Meet at church at noon.

Sept 25 – Art Prize – meet at church by noon (following second service) to carpool

August 20 – Walk the Beat  – meet at Beechtree and Pennoyer at 1:00 p.m.

August 13 – Unity Concert – purchase your ticket online.

July 5 – Clean-up Community – meet at the church at 7:00 p.m. with a trash bag and maybe some gloves -carpool down to the City Beach or any other area that might need our attention! Hope to see you there.

June 11 – Craig’s Cruisers – Minigolf – meet at 2:00 p.m. at Craig’s Cruisers, Pontaluna Rd.

May 21Escape Room (RSVP Katie Martin)

Past studies have included:

God IncidentsGOD INCIDENTS: Real-Life Stories to Strengthen and Restore Your Faith, by Pastor Glenn Wagner.

Chapters cover different facets of God by examining topics such as defining God-incidents, miracles, creation, prayer, dreams, places to discover God, ways to discover God, what to do when God seems absent, dealing with disappointment and doubt, discovering God in community, and more.

Copies of the book are available at The Bookman or visit glennmwagner.com

 

ADisciples Path Disciple’s Path

Using church founder John Wesley’s guiding principles of scripture, tradition, reason and experience, we explored what it means to live and serve as United Methodists.

 

 

 

 

LeJohn by Adam Hamiltonnten Study: JohnThe Gospel of Light and Love

An exploration of the identity and meaning of Jesus, as experienced in a Lenten season of spiritual growth and life-changing renewal.

Discussions and chapter readings corresponded to Sermons presented by Pastor Glenn.

 

 

 

Hollywood JesusHollywood Jesus

This study, written by pastor and author Matt Rawle, is a study of Jesus and Christ figures in films including Monsters, Inc., Cool Hand Luke, The Lion King, The Truman Show, and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.

We exploref what happens when script meets Scripture, when pop culture encounters the King of kings and Lord of lords.