New Studies

Anxious for Nothing | Women's Study

Join Barbara McConnell and Louise Sorrells in Anxious for Nothing by Max Lucado, a five-week Bible study which explores God’s treatment plan for anxiety found in Philippians 4:4–8. As you follow this prescription – celebrating God’s goodness, asking for his help, leaving your concerns with him, and meditation on good things – you will experience God’s peace. This study will meet on Fridays, September 6-October 4, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. in room 229. The study guide is $10, and the book cost is $13. If you would like both books, the cost is $23. For more information, please contact Cindy or Julie.

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Cindy McKoy | | 706-543-1442

Julie Bridges | | 706-543-1442

 

A Disciple's Path | Sundays at 9:45 a.m.

Are you looking for a place to plug in on Sunday mornings to grow in your faith? Join Kevin Florence for a six-week Bible study entitled A Disciple's Path: A Guide for United Methodists by James A. Harnish, beginning Sunday, August 18. This study combines a Wesleyan understanding of our growth in God's love and grace with Methodist practices of spiritual discipline expressed in the membership vows to uphold the church with our prayers, presence, gifts, service, and witness. The group will meet on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:45 a.m. in room 301. The book cost is $18. For more information, contact Cindy or Julie. Please register below.

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Cindy McKoy |  | 706-543-1442

Julie Bridges |  | 706-543-1442

 

A Disciple's Path | Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.

Are you a looking for a Bible study in which you will discover your unique gifts and become engaged in ministry to live a transformed life? Whether you are a new member or a member seeking renewal and a desire to dig deeper into the life of discipleship, this study is for you. On Wednesday nights, join Tom Jackson and our ministers here at Athens First UMC as they lead A Disciple's Path: A Guide for United Methodists by James A. Harnish, beginning Wednesday, August 28. This group will meet on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m. in room 222. The book cost is $18. For more information, contact Cindy or Julie. Please register below.

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Cindy McKoy |  | 706-543-1442

Julie Bridges |  | 706-543-1442

 

Moses | Women's Study

Join Joy Davis and Debbie Whittemore in Moses: In the Footsteps of a Reluctant Prophet, a six-week Bible study by Adam Hamilton. Join Hamilton as he travels from Egypt to Mt. Sinai, the Nile, the Red Sea and the wilderness exploring the sites of Moses’ life. The study will guide you in the footsteps of this reluctant prophet who grew up in his relationship with God, and by the end of his life, God had shaped his character in powerful ways. The study will meet on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m., beginning with a preview on October 2, in room 229. The book cost is $11. This study is limited to 20 people so please register early. For more information, contact Cindy or Julie. Please register below.

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Cindy McKoy |  | 706-543-1442

Julie Bridges |  | 706-543-1442

 

The Wesley Challenge | Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.

Join Don Griner and Mary Lynn Lane in The Wesley Challenge: 21 Days to a More Authentic Faith, a six-week Bible study by Chris Folmsbee. This study goes beyond words to develop the spiritual habits, practices, and actions that can lead toward a thriving Christian life. Using the 21 questions developed by John and Charles Wesley, you'll be challenged to a new kind of commitment to God and others. The study will meet on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., beginning with a preview on September 4, in Hull Conference Room. The book cost is $11. For more information, contact Cindy or Julie. Please register below.

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Cindy McKoy |  | 706-543-1442

Julie Bridges |  | 706-543-1142