FALL ADULT FORUM SCHEDULE
California Interfaith Power and Light - Guest Speaker Rev. Will Scott - The mission of California Interfaith Power and Light (CIPL) is to be faithful stewards of Creation by responding to global warming through the promotion of energy conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy. This ministry intends to protect the earth’s ecosystems, safeguard public health, and ensure sufficient, sustainable energy for all.
Justice through Faithfulness: A Re-reading of Romans - Guest Speaker - Rev. Ray Pickett Luther ignited a reformation by related relating the message of Romans to religious oppression in the context of Christendom. The theme of Romans is the revelation of God’s righteousness, but in Paul’s day the word the common meaning of the word that has been translated as “righteousness” was actually “justice.” The first audience heard the theme was the heard the theme of the letter as the revelation of God’s justice through faithfulness. In this adult forum we will explore the significance of this fresh translation of Paul’s letter for our own post-Christian time.
Bread for the World - Come learn about the plight of hunger in San Francisco from the staff of the San Francisco/Marin Food Bank.
What would Luther do today? - Five centuries ago monk and academic Martin Luther stood up to say the Church can do better. Today that’s still the case. In this adult forum, Elizabeth Eaton (via video), the presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America applies Luther’s thoughts and writings to contemporary issues. Join Pr. Elizabeth and Presiding Bishop Eaton (via video) for reflection on Luther and contemporary issues that challenge us today