Adults

We offer a wide range of diverse opportunities for formation, education and spiritual growth for adults on Sundays and throughout the week.

Women’s Bible Study

The Women’s Bible Study, led by The Rev. Mary Davila & Nancy Jokovich, meets weekly on Wednesdays from 9:45-11 a.m. in the All Saints’ Room. We are reading Freeing Jesus by Diana Butler Bass. All women are invited to attend! If you are interested participating, please email Mary via mdavila@ccral.org to receive information about specifics.

Bible Works: Tools for Living

On Tuesdays, the Rev. James P. Adams leads Bible Works: Tools for Living, a weekly bible study. This year we are studying the Gospel of John. We meet at 7 a.m. (teaching starts at 7:15) and noon (teaching starts at 12:15) in the parish hall. Biscuits and coffee are served at 7 a.m. and light refreshments are served at noon. The morning session is followed by an 8:05 a.m. Eucharist in the chapel. Contact The Rev. James P. Adams to learn more – jadams@ccral.org. If you’d like to join the email list, visit this link.

Listen to the recordings for this year below:

Adult Christian Formation

Adult Christian Formation at Christ Church is each Sunday morning from 10:10-10:50 a.m. in the parish hall Our 2022-23 theme is “Un-Common Table,”: where the sacred meets the ordinary; where all belong; where we nourish our bodies and souls, fed by the bounty of the earth.

Listen to lectures from 2022-23 below:

 

View the upcoming speaker line-up below:

Oct. 2 – The Rev. David Frazelle  – “Prayer Part I: The Wonderful Spectrum of Prayer Practices in the Christian Tradition”

Many of us grow up learning that prayer is limited to “talking to God.” Come discover the breadth and richness of the ways we can listen to, respond to, and simply be with God in prayer.

Oct. 9 – Erin Dale McClellan, Board President of Fertile Ground, a multi-stakeholder grocery store and community gathering space that increases access to healthy/affordable food and serves as a community/cultural center in Southeast Raleigh

*Oct. 9 – The Rev. David Frazelle & Martha Mason – “Prayer Part II: Adoration and Prayer Without Words”

In this extended session (10:15 to noon in the All Saints’ Room/Rm. 128), we will focus on “Adoration,” a kind of prayer without words in the Christian Tradition. We will learn and try out a contemporary form of this ancient way of Christian prayer.