Adult Education Classes
Dining Room Class - Cultivating a Culture of Generosity - Deborah Rexrode - April 8, 15, and 22
“We Choose Welcome: Richmond Refugee Resettlement,” on April 29, May 6, May 13 and May 20 from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. in the Dining Room. Sponsored by Mission Council, this study will focus on refugee assistance and challenges in the metro Richmond area. The series will start off on April 29 featuring Nasim Rahmaty and Stephen Allen from the International Rescue Committee. In the past year, Second has provided volunteer support and funding for the Rahmaty Family as they moved from Afghanistan to the U.S. On May 6, Kate Ayers, director of Reestablish Richmond will speak on their mission of helping refugees settle into Richmond while maintaining ties to their home culture. The class will view and discuss the film, “To Breathe Free,” focusing on a Syrian family fleeing the civil war on May 13. The series will conclude on May 20 with an emphasis on refugee advocacy, featuring Lana Heath de Martinez from the Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy.
Bible Class with Franklin Reding - 308
Faith and Literature Class with Marjorie Clark - 301
Christian Parenting – for Families with Young Children – Class will meet in the Nursery on the FIRST SUNDAY OF EVERY MONTH. Using a variety of texts, blogs, etc. this class will encourage young families to share the joys and challenges of raising children in the faith.
Bible Study Groups
Kerygma Bible Study meets the second and fourth Wednesday of every month from 12noon - 1:30pm. Contact Ginger Evans if you would like to join us!