Covenant Presbyterian Church – Athens, GA

Adults Virtual Ministries

MIDWEEK CLASSES

Tuesday, October 27, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Mark Harper hosts and facilitates conversations about community, healing, and wholeness using Murphy Davis’s book, Surely Goodness and Mercy, A journey into illness and solidarity. If you would like to participate, please contact Mark Harper, mharper@covpresathens.org or Karen Wetherington, kwetherington@covpresathens.org for a ZOOM invitation.

Wednesday, October 28, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., Rindy Trouteaud hosts and facilitates conversations about adult spirituality using Fr. Richard Rohr’s book, Falling Upward, A Spirituality for the Two Halves of Life. This week we look at chapters 9 and 10. If you would like to participate, please contact Rindy at rindy@trouteaud.com to receive your ZOOM invitation.

Tuesday, November 10, 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Social Justice Book Club – Travis Williams, Neighborhood Ministries Coordinator, hosts and facilitates Social Justice Book Club. He’ll begin with a dive into the MacArthur Genius Award winner Matthew Desmond’s book, Eviction: Poverty and Profit in the American City. Each week we will examine the irrevocable damage caused by evictions, systemic poverty, discrimination, and exploitation. Based on years of entrenched fieldwork and meticulously assembled data, we will explore the causes of extreme poverty and fresh ideas for solving the devastating, uniquely American problem. For more info email Travis at twilliams@covpresathens.org. Book are available for purchase from the church office. $15 each or you can order your book online on Amazon for $15.28 plus shipping.


CHURCH SCHOOL CLASSES – Sunday

Emmaus Road Class

Sunday, October 25, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Bob Trouteaud hosts and facilitates, and this week we’ll continue our study of the Book of Acts, with an in-depth look at chapters 23 and 24. Contact Bob for an invitation to participate, bob@trouteaud.com.

Upper Room Class

Sunday, October 25, 9:45 – 10:45 a.m. James Malone hosts and different class members facilitate the discussion of the weekly chapter in The Present Word.If you would like to participate, please contact James at gillbillvolume1@yahoo.com, to receive your ZOOM invitation.

Journey Class

Sunday, October 25, 9:45 – 10:45 a.m., Steve Rathbun hosts and different class volunteers facilitate discussion using Max Lucado’s book, How Happiness Happens:  Finding Lasting Joy in a World of Comparison, Disappointment, and Unmet Expectations. If you would like to participate, please contact Steve at rathbun@uga.edu, to receive your ZOOM invitation.