Spiritual Growth

COVID-19 Note:
Access to APC’s buildings is temporarily restricted due to Covid-19. Our small groups are meeting via Zoom. Please subscribe to The Good News, our weekly church e-newsletter, for details.

 

 

Growing in Faith, Growing in Friendship

APC offers a variety of Sunday school classes, Bible studies, and discussion groups designed to support, encourage and guide individuals no matter where they are on their faith journey. Please consider joining one–or several–and grow in faith and friendship together. All are welcome. Questions? Contact Rev. Erin Noh.

 

Adult Classes and Small Groups: 2021

 

SUNDAY


Crossroads
Sundays from 9:00 – 10:00 am via Zoom
Contact: Dale Carter
“Invitation to John” short-term Disciple Bible Study (through June 20, 2021)


Faith in Real Life
Sundays from 9:00 – 10:00 am via Zoom
Contacts: Derek Scheidt and Deanna Womack
“Invitation to John” short-term Disciple Bible Study (through June 20, 2021)


Sunday Afternoon Bible Study
Sundays from 1 – 3 pm via Zoom
Contact: Nancy Hill
Be Amazed (Minor Prophets): Restoring an Attitude of Wonder and Worship: Part of Dr. Warren W. Wiersbe’s “BE” series. This study focuses on six Minor Prophets – Hosea, Joel, Jonah, Nahum, Habakkuk, and Malachi.

 

MONDAY


Monday Morning Men’s Bible Study
Mondays at 8 am via Zoom
Join Rev. Ollie Wagner to discuss the lectionary readings for upcoming Sundays. Contact Ollie for details on how to join the meeting.


Monday Morning Seekers
Mondays from 9:30 – 11:00 am via Zoom
Contact: Beth Hudson
“Short Stories by Jesus: The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi” by Amy-Jill Levine (Jan. 11 – May 17, 2021)

 

TUESDAY


Covenant Bible Study
Tuesdays from 9:30 – 11:00 am via Zoom
Contact: Melissa Schmitz
Covenant Bible Study: a 24-week, in-depth Bible study which emphasizes the biblical concept of covenant as a unifying pattern throughout the Bible. Contributors include professors from Candler School of Theology and Columbia Theological Seminary. (Through March 23, 2021)


Centering Prayer
Tuesdays, 4:30 pm; Fridays, 11 am, ongoing via Zoom
Contact Debbie Engler-Key for instructions on how to join the group.
Centering Prayer is a method of contemplative prayer in which we rest silently in the presence of God, and embrace the process of transformation in Christ, both in ourselves and in others.


Alpharetta Small Group
Tuesdays at 8:00 pm via Zoom
Contacts: Derek Scheidt and Kevin Isom
“Neighbors:Christians and Muslims Building Community” by Deanna Womack (through June 8, 2021)

 

WEDNESDAY


Wednesday Morning Bible Study
Wednesdays from 10 – 11:30 am via Zoom
Contact: Polly Hyatt
“Called: Hearing and Responding to God’s Voice” by Susan Robb.

 

FRIDAY


Faith in Modern Life
Fridays from 10:00 – 11:00 am via Zoom
Contact: Mary Rogovin
This class reads and discusses books by a variety of contemporary authors with the goal of exploring ways to expand and strengthen our spiritual journey in the midst of everyday routines.
“The Gifts of Imperfection” by Brene Brown (April 9 – May 21, 2021)


Centering Prayer
Tuesdays, 4:30 pm; Fridays, 11 am, ongoing.
Contact Debbie Engler-Key
Centering Prayer is a method of contemplative prayer in which we rest silently in the presence of God, and embrace the process of transformation in Christ, both in ourselves and in others.