|Enquirer’s Classes – “Made in God’s Image, Christ is my Life”|
Deacon James will be offering 8 sessions for Enquirer’s and New-comers beginning Sunday, January 22 at 12:00 after Liturgy.
If Sunday does not work, the same class on the same material will be offered on Wednesdays, with the first session beginning January 25, at 7pm after evening service. Each class will last about 45 minutes, conducted in the Church “under the dome,” and run for 8 successive weeks concluding March 15.
|Sunday, January 22, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, January 25, 7:00pm|
1. Images and Visions – The Pantocrator and the Prophets.
Topics covered: How does God communicate? What is an icon? What is a prophet? What is worship?
Sunday, January 29, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, February 1, 7:00pm
2. Sinning in the Wilderness – The Narthex.
Topics covered: What is sin? What does God do about sin? How does God save?
Sunday, February 5, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, February 8, 7:00pm
3. Good Human Bread – Nativity, Creation, Multiplication.
Topics covered: How are we created? What is Love? Why do we die? What are miracles? Do miracles still happen?
Sunday, February 12, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, February 15, 7:00pm
4. Enter the Water, Enter the City – Revelation and Service.
Topics covered: Does God fight evil? Do we really battle evil spirits and demons?
Sunday, February 19, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, February 22, 7:00pm
5. Preserved, Changed, Saved – Resurrection and Transfiguration.
Topics covered: What is Salvation? Are we once saved, always saved? Does God actually die? Is there life after death?
Sunday, February 26, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, March 1, 7:45pm after Pre-sanctified Liturgy
6. Spirituality and Communion – Ascension and Pentecost.
Topics covered: What is the Holy Spirit? What is filioque? What is the Trinity? What is the Creed?
Sunday, March 5, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, March 8, 7:45pm after Pre-sanctified Liturgy
7. Prayer and Worship – Platytera and Dormition.
Topics covered: Do Christians worship Mary? Can we be like Mary? What is Liturgy? Can we just pray at home?
Sunday, March 12, 12:00pm, AND Wednesday, March 15, 7:45pm after Pre-sanctified Liturgy
8. The Kingdom of Heaven – Saints Surrounding Us.
Topics covered: Do we pray to saints? Do icons weep and cry? What are good works? Do good works save us?