Spiritual Enrichment

Lenten Study Series at 9am

Continuing through Lent, the 9am bible study will shift to a lay led series titled “What I Know About Lent.” It will be a discussion sponsored by the Spiritual Enrichment Team on what is true for us as individuals about the season of Lent. Everyone is welcome!

Bible Challenge – 2013

The bible is the most purchased book, and the least read.  Beginning in the calendar year, St. Luke’s will embark on a year long journey to read the bible.  This Bible Challenge will step us through the entire bible in easy to digest steps.  Please complete the form below to participate. Click here for Daily…

Reflective Bible Study – Feb 20

Join us Wednesday evenings beginning February 20 for an informal contemplative form of bible study rooted in the ancient method of praying the scriptures, known as Lectio Divina, or “Holy Reading.”  It has many variations, including one known as “African Method.”  All are welcome to drop in and participate in the side chapel beginning at…

Blessed Are You Bible Study – Begins January 27

Mondays at 7:00pm, 2014: Jan 27, Feb 3/10/17/24, Mar 3 In Blessed Are You: the Beatitudes of Jesus in Scripture and in Life, participants discover fresh understanding and insights to enrich their faith by examining the Old Testament roots and context of the Beatitudes and by exploring the contemporary implications of these powerful words.  In sessions whose themes explore…

Tuesday Noon Bible Study

Join us in the Parish Hall Conference Room to discuss the lections for the upcoming week. The group reflects on what the scripture says and how it impacts our lives.  You are encouraged to come, bring a bag lunch, and join in the discussion of the upcoming lections. For more information, please contact Rector, the Rev.…

Adult Forum – Prayer – November 17 at 11:30 a.m.

Jerry Racioppi, Seminarian, currently is presenting an Adult Forum based on prayer. The first week, we explored a new method: The first class was on Lectio Divina. Last week, we focused on Scripting Brief Five-Part Prayers, and finally, this Sunday, we’ll consider Centering Prayer (11/17). Join us in the Davis Room after grabbing a cup of coffee/tea from…

Anisa Medhi to Speak at St. Luke’s – November 14 at 7:30 p.m.

Anisa Mehdi is an Emmy Award-winning journalist and filmmaker specializing in religion and the arts. She was raised in an interfaith home long before the term became popular: her father a Muslim from Iraq, her mother a Baptist from Canada. Her commitment to peace in the Middle East is a lifelong passion. Join us on…

Signs in the Times – Every Fourth Sunday

We will explore world, national, local and church news items with the questions,“Where is God in this?” and “What does God want us to do about this?” The discussion of “Signs in the Times”  will take place on the fourth Sunday of each month as part of our Adult Forum Series. The series is led…

What Does the Bible Say About Homosexuality? – October 20 11:30 a.m.

In this three part series, The Rev. Diana Wilcox reviews the “clobber texts” – the scriptural passages used to condemn homosexuals – offering insight into the historical context and the meaning for people of faith today. This forum is based on a popular series she does on the Montclair State University campus titled “Take the…

Prayerful Listening Orientation – November 4

Prayerful listening, a form of group spiritual direction, is a contemplative practice for individuals who seek to discern God’s presence in their lives and to deepen their relationship with God. As in all prayer, it is the Spirit who initiates and sustains the prayer. Each member participates by being available to God on behalf of the other…