Sunday morning classes are 9:45 a.m. every Sunday. We have many different classes that offer ways to grow in your spiritual life. Over the summer, most of our classes will combine in the Congregation House for one group study of Acts called "Journey in the Spirit. Click here for detailed information.
Covenant: Congregation House. Click here for a brochure of upcoming program topics.
Jubilee: Meets in room 116 (the Student Center). Not meeting over the summer. The Jubilee Class has had a wonderful year of learning and growing in faith. While the Bible has remained their foundation, they have wrestled with often difficult issues faced in society today. A fuller report of what they have studied and learned is available here. Those looking for a lively Sunday morning study are invited to consider joining the class when it starts again in September.
Maloney: Meets in the Parlor. August 3 - Consolation Granted through Prayer. 2 Corinthians 1:3-11. August 10 – A Community Forgives. 2 Corinthians 1:23-2:11 August 17 - Treasure in Clay Jars. 2 Corinthians 4:2-15 August 24 - An Appeal for Reconciliation. 2 Corinthians 6:1-13; 7:2-4 August 31 – Community Shares Its Resources. 2 Corinthians 8:1-14.
The Pines: Meets in the Marshall Room at The Pines at Davidson. Follows schedule of Maloney class (see above).
Faith Talk. Meets in the church library. Discussion-oriented group revolving around faith-based stories and acts of inspiration. Not meeting during the summer.
Faith and Family: Not meeting during the summer as a separate class. Join us in the Journey in the Spirit family class at 9:45 in the Congregation House. If you are not receiving the weekly Faith and Families newsletter, and would like to be added to the distribution list, contact the church office at 704.892.5641.
Mid-week and small group opportunities are offered at different times throughout the week and at different times of the year. Some groups are on-going, while others meet for a set period of time.
Presbyterian Men: There are several ongoing opportunities for men to gather for fellowship and nurture.
o Tuesday mornings at 8 a.m. in the Parlor, the Brindisi Men’s Group gathers for study and prayer.
o Friday mornings, at 7 a.m. at the Village Inn Conference Room.
o Once a month, on the first Friday, a group meets at The Cook House in Cornelius at 7 a.m. for breakfast and discussion. There are different discussion leaders each month.
Presbyterian Women: Small groups called ‘circles’ gather once a month for fellowship, service, and study.
Disciple Bible Study: These small groups form community and are a committed 32 week study that leads to discipleship.
Shalom Bible Study, Mondays, 9:30 am: Shalom Study, room 208. Currently using Companions in Christ: A spiritual formation study. This is a group of women who covenant to meet each week. Childcare is provided.
Earth Care: Our Earth Care group provides special speakers, topics, and projects through out the year helping us to link discipleship with stewardship of all of creation.
Theology on Tap: An informal theological discussion group led by Dr. Doug Ottati and Dr. Matt Samson. NEW LOCATION!! Gabi’s Coffee Shop on Catawba Ave in Cornelius (right next to Food Lion). Lively conversation and discussion. The group meets each Thursday at 5:30 pm. Bring your Bible, an open mind and your friends.
Beloved Community Book Group: This book group with our sister church, Davidson Presbyterian Church, meets most fourth Wednesdays at Davidson Presbyterian.
Women's Book Club: Meets on Monday nights, once a month, at member's homes.
Wednesday Night Live: Join us then at 5:45 for food, fellowship and worship. Childcare is provided.Register with the link in the column on the bottom left of our main page.
Gathering Around the Word: This program provides an opportunity to discuss the lectionary scriptures with Rev. McGregor Simmons both before and after they are used in sermons. Meets Wednesday nights in the Parlor at 5:00.
Church Retreats Occur on different occasions throughout the year.
Children with Special Needs Support Group: All parents, grandparents, and friends of children with any special needs are invited to join us.
For information on any of the above opportunities, contact the church office at 704.892.5641.