Do you ever wish you knew more about what the Bible has to sayabout human sexuality?
Do you want to know more about the history behind how the Bible was written and the context for what it says?
Are you an LGBT person or ally looking for a supportive community of faith with an affirming message?
Do you want to be able to understand harsh parts of the Bible and learn how to defend God's love for all people?
Then you might enjoy... Homosexuality and the Bible! Thursdays @ 7:30pm Beginning January 29th with a feast of “Abominations” found in the book of Leviticus.
This 6 week small group led by Meghan Link will explore the Bible's "clobber verses" to talk about what the Bible does and does not say about sexuality. This class is open to all. Come for an open and honest discussion about Scripture where we will go through each of the passages typically used to condemn homosexuality and try to develop a fuller understanding of what these Scriptures really say. Prepare to be challenged and encouraged by the ways that God’s word makes space for all people! January 29, 2015 - A Feast of Abominations (Leviticus 18:22, 20:13, Luke 10:25-37)
February 5, 2015 - The Law and the Promise. (Galatians 3:23-29, 5:13-23, 6:15)
February 12, 2015 - The Gift of Sexuality (Romans 1:26-27, Paslm 139:1-18)
February 19, 2015 - Ethics and Just Relationships (1 Corinthians 6:9-11, 16:14)
February 26, 2015 - Sodom's sin (Genesis 19:1-29)
March 5, 2015 - Reconciliation (2 Corinthians 5:17-20, Matthew 5:43-48)