The Best of the Tradition With a Heart for Evangelism and Discipleship
First Lutheran offers several opportunities for Christian education for children and adults. For children ages 5-10 and teenagers, a Sunday Church School class is offered Sunday mornings from 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Lutheran materials are used, published by Concordia Publishing House.
For adults, a thoughtful class is offered in the Parish Hall from 10:00-10:45. Topics include the Lutheran Confessions, movements in American Christianity, apologetics and scripture. There is always a wonderful breakfast served. For teenagers, a Lutheran confirmation class is offered whenever it is convenient for parents and students.
Current Topic: The Holiness of God and Paul Copan's Is God a Moral Monster
Past Classes and Topics:
A review (12 years late) of Joel Osteen's Your Best Life Now.
An examination of slavery in the Bible
Philippians and Philemon
Difficult Passages in the New Testament
A review of Frank Turek's Stealing from God
Do miracles continue in the Church?
Bonhoeffer's Life Together
The Epistle to the Romans
The Emergent Church
The Epistle to the Hebrews
Defending the Resurrection
The Pastoral Epistles to Timothy and Titus
Misunderstanding the Reformation
Modern Christian Heresies