Pathways Session 5: The Word

This Next Sunday's session (October 14) will again focus on discipleship, in particular, the sentence, "As an Anabaptist community of the living Word, we listen for God’s call as we read Scripture together, guided by the Spirit." To prepare, read these suggested...

Pathways Session 4 (October 7), a review

In last Sunday's class session (October 7) we began considering the first of MC USA's Three Renewed Commitments: "Follow Jesus." We discussed its explanation:  “We commit to Follow Jesus. As an Anabaptist community of the living Word, we listen for God’s call as we...

FOR WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY, 2018

15 It is not to angels that he has subjected the world to come, about which we are speaking. 6 But there is a place where someone has testified: “What is mankind that you are mindful of them, a son of man that you care for him? 7 You made them a little lower than the...

CHILDLIKE OR CHILDISH?

13 People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them. 14 When Jesus saw this, he was indignant. He said to them, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs...

FOR NEXT PATHWAYS SESSION 3

For this coming Sunday, September 30, the Pathways experience moves into the topic of Restoration and Commitment. We will begin with an assignment from the last class on “Sin, Truth-Telling and Repentance,” : When did you recognize sin (personal or systemic) straining...