“Let the wise also hear and gain in learning, and the discerning acquire skill...” Proverbs 1:5

 

Through study of the Bible and other writings and through appreciation of art we prepare ourselves to live life so as to have a positive effect on ourselves, our families, communities, and the world. By conducting these studies within our faith community we also share experiences of life and learn from each other as well.

 

Adult Education

Adult Christian Education is a spiritual discipline for those who seek to love God with their whole mind (Mark 12:30).  Series are designed to shore up one’s Biblical knowledge while expanding one’s interpretation of the material.  We draw on current events, classic Christian theology, literature and the arts to enrich our discussions, and participants bring their own, particular experiences of God to the table. Several programs operate on a weekly basis; others are offered as limited series.  Everyone at FPC is encouraged to take advantage of these groups, either as an ongoing spiritual discipline, or else seasonally. Check out the latest opportunities in Adult Education.

Sunday School

Children are grouped by grade: Kindergarten and 1st Grade; 2nd-4th Grade; and 5th-7th Grade. Children are welcomed in the gymnasium for Sunday School after the Passing of the Peace in the 11:00 o’clock service. They can be met again immediately after worship near the gymnasium. Sunday School is offered  late September through late June. All children are encouraged and welcome to attend.

Feb
26
February 26
Sunday 11:15 AM
We welcome children grades K-7th every Sunday following passing of the peace. Children’s Choir music will find it’s home in our Sunday School hour. This year our weekly adventures through the Bible will use the Deep Blue Kids curriculum (7th graders are encouraged to try out both Sunday School and The Parables Project to choose the program that fits them best!)
Gymnasium
http://www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/children,-youth-and-families
Feb
26
February 26
Sunday 12:30 PM
The Church Garden
Mar
01
March 01
Wednesday 7:30 AM
Each week the men of the church gather for breakfast, study, and prayer.
Park Plaza Diner, on Cadman Plaza West
Mar
01
March 01
Wednesday 7:00 PM
This Woman’s Work

We will explore and reflect on the theological and spiritual contributions of women, with a focus on women of color, nationally and globally. Programs TBD.
Elliott Room
http://www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/adult-education
Mar
05
March 05
Sunday 10:00 AM
Romans in Lent – Following the lectionary texts, we will read selected passages from Paul’s letter to the Romans as a Lenten devotional.
Thurman Room
http://firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/adult-education
Mar
05
March 05
Sunday 11:15 AM
We welcome children grades K-7th every Sunday following passing of the peace. Children’s Choir music will find it’s home in our Sunday School hour. This year our weekly adventures through the Bible will use the Deep Blue Kids curriculum (7th graders are encouraged to try out both Sunday School and The Parables Project to choose the program that fits them best!)
Gymnasium
http://www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/children,-youth-and-families
Mar
05
March 05
Sunday 12:30 PM
The Church Garden
Mar
08
March 08
Wednesday 7:30 AM
Each week the men of the church gather for breakfast, study, and prayer.
Park Plaza Diner, on Cadman Plaza West
Mar
08
March 08
Wednesday 7:00 PM
This Woman’s Work

We will explore and reflect on the theological and spiritual contributions of women, with a focus on women of color, nationally and globally. Programs TBD.
Elliott Room
http://www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/adult-education
Mar
10
March 10
Friday 7:00 PM
Welcoming adults under 40 for conversations about faith and life
The Thurman Room
http://www.firstchurchbrooklyn.org/learn/adult-education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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