Covenant Presbyterian Church – Athens, GA

Adults Virtual Ministries

MIDWEEK CLASSES

Covenant Social Justice Book Club

Monday, January 25, 7-8 p.m., Travis Williams hosts and facilitates a discussion of Colson Whitehead’s 2019 novel The Nickle Boys. Based on true events, The Nickle Boys is about a reform school in Florida that operated for over 100 years and was responsible for a untold number of horrors’ for the young people committed to its care. Whitehead’s story came on the heels of an investigation by university archaeologists when they began discovering the remains of dozens of adolescent bodies. For the first week please read the prologue and chapters 1-6 (or pages 1-69). Contact Travis at [email protected] or Karen at [email protected] to receive your ZOOM invitation.

Tuesday Morning Study

Tuesday, January 26, 10-11 a.m., Mark Harper hosts and facilitates a discussion of Barbara Brown Taylor’s New York Times bestseller, An Altar in the World, A Geography of Faith. Contact Karen at [email protected] to receive your ZOOM invitation.

Wednesday Afternoon Study

Wednesday, January 27, 4-5 p.m., Rindy Trouteaud hosts and facilitates a discussion of Joan Chittister’s timely book, Radical Spirit. a practical, character-building, and inspirational guide to help you take control of your emotional life and redirect your spiritual destiny in these uncertain times.  At our first gathering we will look at the first two chapters of Sr. Chittister’s book. Contact Rindy for your Zoom Invitation at [email protected]


CHURCH SCHOOL CLASSES – Sunday

Emmaus Road Class

Sunday, January 24, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., Bob Trouteaud hosts and facilitates a discussion of Peter Enns’ film series, The Bible Tells Me So. Contact Bob for an invitation to participate, [email protected]

Upper Room Class

Sunday, January 24, 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 [email protected], to receive your ZOOM invitation.

Journey Class

Sunday, January 24, 9:45 – 10:45 a.m., Steve Rathbun hosts and different class volunteers facilitate discussion using Ali Nazar’s book, Five Pillars. If you would like to participate, please contact Steve at [email protected], to receive your ZOOM invitation.