Dr. Stanley Hauerwas, named “America’s Best Theologian” in 2001 by Time magazine, will speak at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2, at St. James’ Episcopal Church, 161 Church St., Marietta. There is no admission charge, and the program is open to the public. Hauerwas is the Gilbert T. Rowe professor of theological ethics at Duke University Divinity School and also teaches for Duke’s law school. He is the author of more than 30 books including The Peaceable Kingdom, Resident Aliens and a newly released…See More
The topic this month is "Finding God in the Other." Some of us have heard Samir Selmanovic speak on this topic, and we thought it would be a good topic of conversation. It might also prepare us for an emergent Muslim friend who will be speaking to us in a few months. Check out some videos from Samir here: http://www.samirselmanovic.com/multimedia/video/.
PINTS AND PARABLES: THE EXISTENTIAL JESUSEvery 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7 pm (new early time) meet us at Johnnie MacCracken’s Irish Pub (our “headquarters”) to work through John Carroll’s book “The Existential Jesus“. It is NOT necessary to have the book to enjoy the conversation (though I'm sure you'll want a copy soon!) and the community.From The Publisher:Jesus is the man who made the West. What kind of man was he? Is he relevant to a modern world shaken by crises of meaning?The churches…See More