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Forum Topics in November

Nov. 6, 2016 – Climate Justice will be presented by Cherrie Graham.  She will present a portion of what she learned last summer at the UMW Conference School of Mission. Nov. 13, 2016 – How to begin to heal the fractures in our society.  This will be presented  by representatives  from the Door County Civility Project.  This will be a timely and…

Forum News – April and Early May 2016

The Adult Forum will finish its study of Renegade Gospel on April 3rd.  It will then turn its attention local issues. April 10 – David Van Dyke will present an update on Habitat for Humanity April 17 – Ursula Timreck will be describing “HELP” of Door County’s work with Domestic Abuse and Homelessness April 24 – Julie Davis will tell about the exponential…

Adult Forum taking a Road Trip

On Sunday, March 13, the Adult Forum will be visiting Hope Church to continue our study of Islam.  On that Sunday, the adult forum at Hope UCC will be welcoming Hamayun Mian, a member of the Islamic Society of Green Bay who will be speaking about Muslims in Wisconsin, and particularly in the Green Bay area.  Hope’s forum begins at 9:00 am…

Forum News – March

This is the continuation of the Lenten Study of “Renegade Gospel” by Mike Slaughter March 6 Chapter 4 “Seeing Jesus Today” – Bev Pervis March 20 Chapter 5 “The Way of the Cross” – Jerry Krause March 27 Easter – No Class and the series raps up the first Sunday in April  

Forum – February 21

Carol Moellenberndt will lead the discussion “The Most Important Question You Will Ever Have to Answer.  This is part of the Lenten series Discovering the Rebel Jesus by Mike slaughter.  Grab a bite to eat and drink from Café Joy, and join us at 09:15 AM in the Lounge.  Come early to get the best seats.

“Use of Solitary Confinement in our state prison system – a parents perspective”

On November 22, the Adult forum will be hosting Tom and Jan Gilbert from Middleton, Wisconsin.  Their son was recently released after serving 5 years in Wisconsin’s prison system,  a portion of it in solitary confinement for violating prison rules after he was stripped cold turkey of his behavioral medications.  Some policy changes have been made recently by the Department of Corrections…

Adult Forum Studying Contemporary Issues – November 2015

On November 8th, Carol Moellenberndt and Christy Wisniewski will be speaking about making our church and community more “dementia  friendly”. On November 15th Teri Van Lieshout will be talking about “New Voices in the Church Talk about Why They Claim the Name Christian in Today’s World”, based on a conference she recently attended in Chicago. On November 22nd Tom and Jan Gilbert…