The Adult Education committee provides educational opportunities which meet the needs and interests of our community. Members of the larger community are always welcome! Format for classes include, ongoing series held Sunday mornings after worship services, Wednesday evening film screenings and guest speakers, and day long Saturday seminars.
Our offerings generally support two of FPCSR’s quadrants of development . . . spiritual growth and intelligible faith. We have several skilled teachers in our midst, including our pastor and two parish associates. We also draw on the rich resources in the area, including faculty from Dominican University and San Francisco Theological Seminary.
Offerings have included classes and discussions on: A Tour of the Bible and The Future of Christianity, Living the Questions, The Emerging Church by Bruce Sanguin, the Enneagram, Evolutionary Astrology, Labyrinths, Making Sense of the Cross, Thank God for Evolution by Michael Dowd, The Letter to the Romans by Herman Waetjen, Presentation by Rt. Rev. William Swing, Water Conservation Challenge presented by City of San Rafael and Marin Municipal Water District, Embracing An Alternative Orthodoxy: Richard Rohr Videos. The documentary films Inequality for All, Queen of the Sun, and Which Way Home have also been viewed and discussed as part of the 2014 Second Wednesday of the Month Film Series.