A significant practice in following Jesus is learning to better understand God’s good purposes for us and the world we inhabit. We offer various studies and classes to help one another learn about God, ourselves and the world God calls us to love and serve.
This study welcomes men of Covenant, their friends and coworkers for rousing fellowship, relevant teaching and lively discussions about scripture. The lunch costs $20 and reservations can be made here.
2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. (September – May). Begins September 11.
Max’s Wine Dive (207 San Jacinto Blvd. Suite 200, Austin, TX 78701)
Lamplighters meets September-April at 9:30am in FE 200. Fall study begins September 4. 2019-20 study is Behold the Glory, a Story of God's Attributes. Childcare provided. Learn more.
Lamps on Location are small groups that meet at various times and locations during the week. Members of these small groups listen to the weekly lecture via podcast and meet to discuss the scripture and pray for one another. Monday, 5:45pm, FE 100 (chapel) Contact: Julie Bou. Wednesday, 6:00pm, SA 103. Contact: Judith Thorburn. Thursday, noon, CO 202. Contact: Megan Poore.
Wednesdays, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.
The early risers who attend this study endeavor to learn God’s transforming truths and will for their lives through in-depth study, lecture and prayer. This year's study is of Acts through spring break, and Phillippians through the last session .
Thursdays, 6 a.m. September 12-May 14.
A low-pressure Bible study for young moms seeking to grow in their knowledge of the Bible and meet other women. Fall study is Seamless by Angie Smith which ties together the people, places, and promises of the Bible into the greater story of scripture.
Wednesdays, 9:30 – 11 a.m. Begins September 4.
FE 106 (Library)
Presbyterian Women Circles meet once a month during the school year for Bible study, prayer, fellowship, and mission. These circles of faith and friendship welcome new members while embracing long-time connections. We encourage women to find a circle that works best for their schedule or start one of their own. Click on the header above for more detailed information on Circles and PW news.
2nd Thursday, 12pm (Deborah Circle), 2nd Tuesday, 9:30am (Esther-Dorcas Circle), 2nd Thursday, 9:30am (Sarah-Elizabeth Circle). Begins September 10 and 12
SA 103 (Deborah Circle), Sanctuary Parlor (Esther-Dorcas Circle), CO 208 (Sarah-Elizabeth Circle)
This study is home to a diverse group of men who meet for friendship and to study the Bible. The structure is informal, often leading to lively and earnest discussions.
Mondays, 6:30 p.m.
FE 102 (Library)
Kairos class participants typically watch a video and then engage in a facilitated discussion. Kairos follows a study series, but every class can stand alone making it convenient to drop in anytime. Fall study is The Prodigal God by Tim Keller.
1st and 3rd Thursdays, 10-11:30 a.m. (September – May). Begins September 5.
The purpose of this study is to increase knowledge of Christian faith through the study of books on contemporary issues of the Bible. Drop-ins are welcome! Currently studying The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
Mondays, 7 a.m.
This study focuses on the disciple as a learner, believer, follower, proclaimer and servant, while providing the small group fellowship for study, prayer, preparation, support and servanthood. Fall study is "The Bible and Theology," and will explore the themes Who is Jesus? Who is God? What is the Church? and What is Humanity?.
Mondays, 9:30 a.m. – noon. Begins August 26.
The men involved in the Sunday Afternoon Bible Study are committed to this intimate time of Bible study and prayer. In addition to scripture, our small group studies the writing of Presbyterian pastors and theologians.
Sundays, 5 p.m.
Women's Lunch Bunch, formerly known as Mom's Lunch Bunch, is lunch and fellowship for women of all ages while exploring various topics and organizations. RSVP to Lori Donley by Monday before. Free childcare is available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org at least 48 hours in advance.
3rd Wednesday of each month at noon. Begins September 18.
Practice good stewardship of your body while deepening your walk with Christ. Sharon Johnson teaches morning classes. Adrienne Kiesel and Joy Durant share responsibilities for teaching the Sunday evening class. Yoga is for everyone – all body shapes, sizes, genders, and ages.
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 8:30 – 10 a.m., $15/class if signed up for the month in advance, $20/class drop-in. // Wednesdays: 8:15-9:15 a.m., $10/class // Sundays: 5-6 p.m, Free
Sharon Johnson (morning classes)
Joy Durrant (evening class)
Caravan is a multigenerational, discussion-based Bible study. Drop-ins are welcome anytime!
Adults who are curious about their faith will hear from various speakers and explore different topics. In September, Chesney Szaniszlo will present "Loving Our Islamic Neighbors."
9:30 a.m. Begins September 8
FE 100 (chapel)
Participants read and discuss the scripture that will be preached in the worship services that same morning.
8:15 a.m. (September - May)
Interactive class that covers various psychological and spiritual principles that facilitate our growth in Christ. All are welcome! Fall study TBA.
Class follows a combination of sermon discussion guides, books, and invited speakers. Fall study is Richard Rohr’s The Universal Christ: How a Forgotten Reality Can Change Everything We See, Hope For and Believe. Drop-ins welcome anytime!
9:30 a.m. (September – May)
Bible study and discussion for adults who are 40 and under. Currently studying the book of Revelation. Drop-ins welcome anytime!