Adults Need to Continue Their Christian Education, Too
Byline: Janet Souter
Thanks to the staff at Arlington Heights' First Presbyterian Church, its adult religious education program goes beyond the Sunday sermon in challenging the minds and hearts of the faithful.
The program, known as First Forum, has as its purpose the enhancement and encouragement of spiritual growth for people of all faiths. It's a three-pronged approach: worship, study and serve. Each supports the other - as a person explores the more profound aspects of faith, worship takes on a deeper meaning. This then helps in working with others to serve God and mankind.
First Forum is relatively new - it was initiated in the Spring of 2000. …
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Publication information: Article title: Adults Need to Continue Their Christian Education, Too. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL). Publication date: March 9, 2002. Page number: 2. © 2009 Paddock Publications. COPYRIGHT 2002 Gale Group.
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