Fall Parish Academy Registration

Fall Parish Academy takes place on Wednesday evenings, 7 until 8:30. It is designed to provide a Christian education in a parish setting that will equip adults to function successfully in their ministries.

Wednesday Evenings 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
September 4 - December 11, 2019

  • The Holy Spirit: Works and Gifts - The Rev. Dr. Reid Hensarling
  • The Chronicles of Narnia: Books 1-3 - Dr. Alan Snyder
  • The Christian Worldview - Linda Marichal

Nurseries & Youth Programs Available During Class


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The Holy Spirit: Works and Gifts

By Donald Bloesch

The Rev. Dr. Reid Hensarling

  • September 4 - Forward
  • September 11 - Introduction
  • September 18 - The Contemporary Debate
  • September 25 - The Descent of the Spirit
  • October 2 - Fathers, Enthusiasts and Mystics
  • October 9 - Reformation Perspectives
  • October 16 - Post-Reformation Renewal Movements
  • October 23 - New Challenges to Traditional Faith I
  • October 30 - New Challenges to Traditional Faith II
  • November 6 - Pentecostalism
  • November 13 - Recent Developments in Theological Thought
  • November 20 - The Holy Spirit: Person and Mission I
  • November 27 - No Class—Thanksgiving
  • December 4 - The Holy Spirit: Person and Mission II
  • December 11 - The Highway of Holiness

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The Chronicles of Narnia: Books 1-3

By C.S. Lewis

Dr. Alan Snyder, Professor of History, Southeastern University

  • September 4 - Introduction to Lewis’s World of Narnia 
  • September 11 - LWW, chapters 1-4 
  • September 18 - LWW, chapters 5-8 
  • September 25 - LWW, chapters 9-12 
  • October 2 - LWW, chapters 13-17 
  • October 9 - PC, chapters 1-3 
  • October 16 - PC, chapters 4-7 
  • October 23 - PC, chapters 8-11 
  • October 30 - PC, chapters 12-15 
  • November 6 - No class—I will be at a Lewis conference 
  • November 13 - VDT, chapters 1-4 
  • November 20 - VDT, chapters 5-8 
  • November 27 - No Class—Thanksgiving    
  • December 4 - VDT, chapters 9-12 
  • December 11 - VDT, chapters 13-16

The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (LWW); Prince Caspian (PC); The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (VDT) 


linda marichalAn Introduction to Christian Worldview

Linda Marichal

  • September 4 - What is a Worldview? 
  • September 11 - The Importance and Impact of Worldview 
  • September 18 - Worldview Analysis
  • September 25 - The Contours of a Christian Worldview, Part 1
  • October 2 - The Contours of a Christian Worldview, Part 2
  • October 9 - The Contours of a Christian Worldview, Part 3
  • October 16 - The Contours of a Christian Worldview, Part 4
  • October 23 - Testing a Christian Worldview
  • October 30 - Alternatives: Deism, Naturalism and Postmodernism
  • November 6 - Alternatives: Hinduism and Islam
  • November 13 - Living as a Christian Part 1
  • November 20 - Living as a Christian Part 2
  • November 27 - No Class—Thanksgiving
  • December 4 - Conclusion

Required Book: An Introduction to Christian Worldview: Pursuing God's Perspective in a Pluralistic World

Hardback, paperback or kindle versions available.

 

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