Moving Meditation Mondays, November 6, 13, 20, and 27 from 6:30-7:15 pm. Simple gentle stress reduction based on ancient Asian Qigong wellness systems. Questions? Call Laura Berzofsky (908) 232-0169. Donations welcome - This month we will be raising funds for Roots and Wings. Classes in Patton Auditorium. Look for signs on Church doors.
"Monday Message Musings” Mondays, November 6, 13, and 27 from 7:30-8:30 pm in Chapel Lounge. Ever leave worship on Sunday morning wanting to know more about a particular Bible story or passage, wishing you had been able to ask a follow-up question related to the sermon, or find out what you missed because you couldn't be here?Now’s your chance! Each Monday evening we engage in a combination of Bible Study, recap, and continuing discussion of the Sunday Morning Message the day before. Participants have the opportunity to obtain greater understanding of the passage used and it’s relevance for our lives today. For those who weren’t able to attend Worship that Sunday, a recap of the Message is also offered.
"Monthly Prayer and Meditation” Tuesday, November 14 from 7:30-8:30 pm in Sanctuary. Members, friends and guests have the opportunity to come together to learn about and share in a variety of prayer and meditative practices. These sessions also include time for participants to offer their own prayer concerns.
“The Messiah” Mondays, December 4, 11 and 18, 7:30-8:30 pm in Chapel Lounge. During this three week Advent study we will spend time with world-renown Old Testament scholar Walter Brueggmann and his critical examinations of four of the royal titles used in Isaiah 9:2-7 -Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father and Prince of Peace. We will discuss how people in Jesus’ time understood these titles and how Jesus did and did not fulfill them. We will also reflect on how Christianity interprets Jesus as representing that title of “Messiah.
“Monthly Prayer and Meditation” Tuesday, December 12 from 7:30-8:30 pm in the Sanctuary.