GROW GROUPS

Listed Below are the upcoming Fall Grow Group Classes

Invitation to the Old Testament

Celia Brewer Marshall, James Tabor (authors) – 8 weeks 

Explore the Old Testament's story of God and God's calling of the people of Israel through the many "voices" of the biblical text. Hear the magnificence of a Creation hymn, discover the law and wisdom teachings, listen to the warning of the prophets and explore the poetry of the Song of Solomon.

Facilitator: Rev. Jarrett Wallace, Union Hill UMC jarrettdwallace@gmail.com Tuesday Mornings Beginning September 7th 9-10:30 a.m. alternating between Union Hill UMC and Hickory Flat UMC (Fellowship Hall 5 & 6)

The Women of the Bible Speak; The Wisdom of 16 Women and their Lessons for Today

Author Shannon Bream - 8 week study 

Outlines the lessons we can learn from the valor of Esther, the hope of Hannah, the audacity of Rahab, and the faith of Mary. Ms. Bream offers us a deeper understanding of each, and wisdom and insights that can transform our own lives today.

Facilitator: Ann Heald; Wednesday Evenings 6:30 p.m. Begins Sept. 8 – Nov. 3.

 

Fellowship Hall 5 following Dinner

Revelation

Resources: C. M. Hewitt - Series “Genesis to Revelation”-13-week study

What was John really saying on that island of Patmos? Have you ever thought of Revelation as a book of Hope? This study will give you a different perspective on one of the most mysterious, and often misunderstood books of the Bible. 

Facilitator: Dawn Williams – offered via Zoom

 

Begins Tuesday September 7-Jan. 4, Tuesday Evenings Off-Site - 6:30 p.m.-8:00

Moses, the Reluctant Prophet 

Adam Hamilton – 6 weeks

Follow Adam Hamilton as he walks through the path of Moses’ life. Follow him as he discusses the Biblical story of Moses from the actual locations where Moses lived, met with God, and led the Israelites to the promised land, not always willingly, but obediently.

Facilitator: Kendall Sherrill

Begins Sunday September 12th – October 24th 5:30-7:00 Trailer D-3

Simon Peter; Flawed but Faithful Disciple

Adam Hamilton – 6 weeks

He started out as a fisherman and dropped everything to follow Jesus when he called. He was loyal, he was first to recognize the Messiah, but quick to deny him when confronted. He was impetuous, but strong protective of Jesus. Aren’t we all a little bit like Peter? See his life through video and study.

Facilitator: Stephen Clay sclay419@gmail.com Begins Wednesday September 8th – October 20th, 6:30 -7:30 Fellowship Hall 3

Disciple 1 – Fast Track - Sunday

24 weeks

Old Testament first 12 weeks & New Testament second 12 weeks) Video presentation and facilitator led discussion. This is a good course for congregants that would like to have an introduction to the whole Bible and an opportunity to discuss the meaning of some of the more troublesome Bible passages.

 

Facilitator: Dave Benson – dbenson@hickoryflat.org  Sunday September 12th, 2021 – March 30, 2022 5:30-7:00

Admin Office Conference Room.

Disciple 1 – Fast Track - Monday

24 weeks

(Old Testament first 12 weeks & New Testament second 12 weeks) Video presentation and facilitator led discussion. This is a good course for congregants that would like to have an introduction to the whole Bible and an opportunity to discuss the meaning of some of the more troublesome Bible passages.

 

Facilitator: Dave Benson – dbenson@hickoryflat.org 

Monday Mornings beginning September 13th, 2021 – March 28, 2022 9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Admin Office Conference Room.

Disciple 4 -  Under the Tree of Life

32-weeks

An in-depth study of the Old Testament Writings and The Gospel of John, The Epistles of John, James, Jude, and Revelation. Self-study during the week, with weekly group meeting to discuss and parse the readings.

Facilitator: Dawn & Jacque Williams dewilliamshouse@hotmail.com – Sunday September 12th 5:30-8:00 Trailer D-4, Ends in May, 2022

The Bible in 52 Weeks: A Yearlong Bible Study for Women (Wednesday)

Dr. Kimberly D. Moore (author)  - 52 weeks

A yearlong journey through the Bible to strengthen women’s faith. When you need to lift your spirits or tackle life’s challenges, the Bible is always there to offer guidance. This inspiring approach to Bible study for women combines a daily reading plan with weekly opportunities to reflect, discuss and explore how God’s wisdom can be applied to your life.

Facilitator: Phyllis Byers

- Beginning Wednesday Evening, September 15-October 2022 6:30p.m.  – 7:30 p.m. Fellowship Hall 6 

The Bible in 52 Weeks: A Yearlong Bible Study for Women (Friday)

Dr. Kimberly D. Moore (author)  - 52 weeks

A yearlong journey through the Bible to strengthen women’s faith. When you need to lift your spirits or tackle life’s challenges, the Bible is always there to offer guidance. This inspiring approach to Bible study for women combines a daily reading plan with weekly opportunities to reflect, discuss and explore how God’s wisdom can be applied to your life.

Facilitator: Phyllis Byers byerskappadelta81@gmail.com- Beginning Friday Morning, September 17, Fellowship Hall 6, 9 a.m.-10 a.m.