Educational and spiritual growth opportunities at Church of the Palms United Church of Christ, Sun City, Arizona

Educational and spiritual growth opportunities

The Church of the Palms offers several educational opportunities to assist folks in their spiritual journeys.

MONDAY MORNING LIFELONG LEARNING (10 AM – 11:30 AM)

Currently until Oct 21, “Embracing An Alternative Orthodoxy: Richard Rohr on Legacy the Legacy of St. Francis”

Oct 28-Dec 16, “The Great Spiritual Migration” led by Max Klinkenborg

MONDAY AFTERNOON LIFELONG LEARNING (1 PM – 2:30 PM)

Currently until Oct 21, Exploring what it means to be a Christian today, from the book “The Heart of Christianity” by Marcus Borg

Oct 28-Dec 16, “Living the Questions” led by Linette Stenberg

FELLOWSHIP BREAKFASTS (2ND TUESDAYS at 8:30 AM)

Continental-style breakfasts follow a speaker and program. Bring a friend or neighbor. Freewill offerings accepted to defray the cost.

  • October 8: Medicare Choices
  • November 12: Wills, Trusts, and Estates
  • December 10: A Christmas party

INCHWORMS (Tuesdays, 10 – 11:30 a.m.)

Nick Nichols leads the class “Painting the Stars”

COSMIC CHRISTIANS (Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

This energetic group reads and discusses progressive theology
and its perspective on contemporary issues. Continued study of “Becoming Wise” by Krista Tippet. This class is led by Linette Stenberg.

JUMP START (Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m.)  on hiatus until September

Bring a light snack to enjoy. John Durbin, director of our Social Justice Action Team, leads this class.

JACK EVANS PRESENTS: The Palms’ monthly film

Check the upcoming features here.

PALMS CINEMA

Check the upcoming features here.

SUNDAY AFTERNOON LIFELONG LEARNING (1:30-3 PM)

(currently on hiatus)

SUNDAY MORNING DISCUSSION (8:30 AM -9:30 AM) currently on hiatus.