April 2, 2017: Against All Odds

During this past week's Sunday Morning Forum, noted author and beloved Fellowship member Julian Padowicz quickly drew us in to his personal world. In the first of his two-part talk entitled "A Streetcar Named Eternity," Julian recounted the realities of enduring the horrors of the Holocaust and his arduous escape

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March 26, 2017: How Sweet It Is!

Once again, Sunday Morning Forum offered a diverse educational menu. This week, class participants received a real treat—via both palate and play (theatrical presentation, that is). Our thanks to our faithful Adult Religious Education Chair and this week's Facilitator Kathryn Ozyurt for presenting: "REVISITING GOD’S DOG: ANOTHER CONVERSATION WITH COYOTE.”

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March 12, 2017: Which Way is “The Way”?

Our thanks to Sunday Morning Forum FacilitatorKen Goodrich for presenting Session II of "SEARCHING FOR TRUTH AND MEANING IN THE AGE OF INTERNET, SOCIAL MEDIA, ALTERNATIVE FACTS AND FAKE NEWS."  In this Information Age, what are our expectations and reality?  Do we find ourselves immersed in a multitude of "Filter

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February 19, 2017: Experience Transcends…

Hats off to Bob Smith, who delivered "SCIENCE AND RELIGION" for its third encore in Sunday Forum today! Evoking a plethora of perspectives on an evolving physical-spiritual cosmology, "RESPONSES TO EVOLUTION" gave way to much contemplation— Science, Evolution, Mystery, Wonder . . . .  In man's search for truth and

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February 26, 2017: More Than a Field of Dreams

That's right!  There was no snoozing or sheep counting in Sunday Morning Forum today as Facilitator Lehni Lebert walked the class pensively through "DREAMING THE NEW YEAR"!  More than New Year's resolutions, the topic included envisioning and applying practical tools toward realizing individual and collective dreams and goals. Of special

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February 5, 2017: Sour Notes or Sweet Synergy?

Sunday Morning Forum eagerly welcomed Bob Smith back to the podium yesterday when he launched the first of a three-week discussion based on the Great Courses DVD series: "SCIENCE AND RELIGION" by Lawrence Principe. Shaping Western civilization and continuing to affect our daily lives, science and religion influence our pursuit

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February 12, 2017: More Than a Big Bang!

Sunday Morning Forum on "SCIENCE AND RELIGION" was infinitely more than a "Big Bang"! Facilitated by Bob Smith, Session II of this topic, GEOLOGY, COSMOLOGY & BIBLICAL CHRONOLOGY, continued to elicit thought-provoking comments from the class. As the discussion concluded with "the essence of the universe" pictorial slide, one class

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