Deepening Your Faith for Adults

Adult Formation

St. Paul’s offers adults numerous chances to continue their spiritual journeys and deepen their life with Jesus Christ.

Sundays

Adult Forum Upcoming Schedule

  • Mar. 12: Lenten Series #2
    9:15am Adult Forum in Guild Room with 12pm Video Reprise
  • Mar. 19: Lenten Series #3
    9:15am Adult Forum in Guild Room with 12pm Video Reprise
  • Mar. 26: Lenten Series #4
    9:15am Adult Forum in Guild Room with 12pm Video Reprise
  • Apr. 2: Lenten Series #5
    9:15am Adult Forum in Guild Room with 12pm Video Reprise
  • Apr. 9: Lenten Series #6
    9:15am Adult Forum in Guild Room with 12pm Video Reprise
  • Apr. 16: Easter Recess – No Adult Forum
  • Apr. 23: Forgiveness Series #1
  • May 7: Forgiveness Series #2
  • May 14: Forgiveness Series #3
  • May 21: Forgiveness Series #4

Previous Forum Material Links

Wednesday

Wednesday Bible Study
Join us each week for our weekly Mass with Healing prayers in the Chapel on Wednesdays, followed by Bible Study, 7-8:30 pm in the Conference Room. In the season of Lent, we will study the Book of Revelation using the Inductive Study Method, a  highly participatory process and requires no prior study or expertise, only your inquiring heart!

Download here the Revelation Manuscript Study Materials.

Schedule for the coming weeks:

  • Mar. 8: 6:30 pm Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers & 7 pm Bible Study – Revelation 1
  • Mar. 15: 6:30 pm Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers & 7 pm Bible Study – Revelation 2
  • Mar. 22: 6:30 pm Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers & 7 pm Bible Study – Revelation 3
  • Mar. 29: 6:30 pm Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers & 7 pm Bible Study – Revelation 4
  • Apr. 5: 6:30 pm Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers & 7 pm Bible Study – Revelation 5

Special

Upcoming Special Events

Lenten Quiet Day
Take a mini-retreat to center your heart and spirit during Lent at our Quiet Day.
Saturday, April 1.
9 am – 2 pm.
Dcn. O’Neill will offer a time of guided contemplation, periods of reflection, and prayer-filled community exploring the nature of Forgiveness. Bring your own lunch.

Lenten

Lenten Sunday Adult Forum Series
A Garden’s Tale: Moving from Crisis to New Life Through Lent
Sundays of Lent, the Guild Room, 9:15am with Video reprise the following Sunday at 11:45am
Join Carrie Allport for an in-depth exploration of the grace that Christ brings that moves us from the chaos and broken of our lives to the abundant new life through Christ’s Resurrection. Using the Lenten scripture and horticultural images as a primer, Mrs. Allport will explore the themes of Crisis; Burial; Fertilizer/Living Water; Light; and New Life.

Lenten Bible Study
Wednesdays in Lent with Soup Supper, 7pm in the Conference Room, following the 6:30pm Healing Service.
Join Fr Allport in a manuscript study of the book of Revelation. No requirements for you except a willingness to ask questions and enter scripture in community. The study gives an foundation to understand the this unique and misunderstood portion of scripture.

Lenten Series – Big Screen Theology
Sundays of Lent, the Reception Room, 6 pm, for movie screening, and Mondays of Lent, the Library, 7 pm for discussion.
Come on Sunday evening, 6 pm to the Reception Room to watch the film of the week. Then join us on Monday evening at 7 pm in the Reception Room for discussion and discovery.
Films for the series:
March 5 & 6: Lent as Journey: The Way (PG-13, 2010, with Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Deborah Kara Unger)
March 12 & 13: Fasting – A Thousand Words (PG-13, 2012, with Eddie Murphy)
March 19 & 20: Fences (PG-13, 2016, with Denzel Washington and Viola Davis)
March 26 & 27:  Journey and Personal Transformation – Moana (animated, 2016)
** for families, showing at 5pm
April 2 & 3: The World’s Misunderstanding – Florence Foster Jenkins (PG-13, 2016, with Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg)

Lenten Quiet Day
Take a mini-retreat to center your heart and spirit during Lent at our Quiet Day. Saturday, April 1. 9a-1pm. Dcn. O’Neill will offer a time of guided contemplation, periods of reflection, and prayer-filled community exploring the nature of Forgiveness. Bring your own lunch.