Adult Forums are held each Sunday September-May at Grace in the Peace Chapel at 9:20 am (no forums December 24, December 31, and April 1 (Easter). Find the coffee in the kitchen, and then find a chair in the peace chapel! All are welcome.
December 17—Hymns and Carols for the Christmas Season
Join Nancy Olson and others to sing your favorite holiday hymns and carols.
December 24 and 31—No adult forums
January 7—Addiction and Recovery
Gordon Folke will present a brief overview on the causes and costs of chemical addiction and also methods, resources, and challenges for those seeking recovery.
January 14—Holden Village: Been there? Wanna go there? What is it? Let’s talk!
Join Rolf Carlsen and Sarah Kise in this forum on Holden Village. Veterans are invited to share memories and photos; newbies should bring their questions!
January 21—Music and the Reformation
Explore the beginnings of the Lutheran hymn tradition with Steve Self.
January 28—An Introduction to Muslims and Islam
The youth group at Northwest Islamic Community Center (Plymouth, MN) will give an overview of Islam.
February 4—Meet Cheryl Lanigan, Grace’s New Faith Community Nurse
Cheryl Lanigan will share her thoughts regarding her new role at Grace, and solicit your suggestions about how this new position should develop.
February 11—Conversations That Matter: Care at the End of Life
Three residents of Parkshore Senior Community will describe an initiative they started to encourage conversation and planning around end of life issues.
February 18—Gutenberg to Google: Effective Use of Technology for Congregations
Beth Lewis, President & CEO for 1517 Media, will explore how the use of various media to proclaim the Gospel has both stayed the same and changed since the time of Martin Luther.
February 25—Women, Justice and the ELCA
Mary Lowe will lead a discussion of the draft of the ELCA’s new Social Statement on Women and Justice.