CFS Events

The Center for Faith Studies is excited to announce the 2017/18 Lecture Series,
Centering Amidst Disruption: Exploring Spirituality and Identity.

Tickets On Sale Now!

 September 14, 2017: 7:00-9:00PM

Discover a deeper sense of self and unity with others. Learn to see and appreciate everyone we interact with and connect more fully.

Tickets: $10
Available online at: Eventbrite: Mike Morrell or at Countryside Community Church

Child care available, please RSVP 48 hours in advance by contacting our office at 402.391.0350 ext 119 or courtneyh@countrysideucc.org

Breakfast with Mike Morrell
September 15, 2017: 8:30AM

Join us for a question and answer opportunity with Mike.

 


MhansonOctober 5, 2017: 7:00-9:00PM

Join us as we commemorate 500 years of the Reformation and learn about Rev. Hanson’s advancement of interfaith dialogue. Serving as the Executive Director of Augsburg’s Christensen Center forVocation, the Rev. Mark S. Hanson leads national and international initiatives to advance interfaith dialogue, inspire peacemaking, and support the College’s commitment to vocational discernment.

Tickets: $10
Available online at: Eventbrite: Rev. Mark Hanson  or at Countryside Community Church

Child care available, please RSVP 48 hours in advance by contacting our office at 402.391.0350 ext 119 or courtneyh@countrysideucc.org

 


janpsld November 9, 2017: 7:00PM

What classifies as a miracle today? What does it look like to heal one another, to be our brothers’ and sisters’ keepers?
What does an updated version of the Good Samaritan story look like? Explore what it means to be prophetic in a divided world.

Tickets: $10 (Thursday only)
Available online at: Eventbrite: Jan Phillips or at Countryside Community Church

Child care available Thursday night, please RSVP 48 hours in advance by contacting our office at 402.391.0350 ext 119
or courtneyh@countrysideucc.org

  Jan Phillips: Retreat – All Are Called, All Are Chosen: Becoming the Light We Hope to See
November  10-11:  (Friday,7:00-9:00PM and Saturday, 9:00AM-3:00PM)

 Discover connections between our spirituality, our creativity and our action across the world.

Tickets: $75 (retreat tickets include Thursday event)


frankS

January 11, 2018: 7:00PM
View the story of Frank Schaeffer and his fascinating exodus from the world of extreme political and Christian conservatism. Join us afterwards for a question and answer session with Frank and director/producer, Scott Griessel

Tickets: $10
Available online at: Eventbrite: Let Me be Frank or at Countryside Community Church

Child care available, please RSVP 48 hours in advance by contacting our office at 402.391.0350 ext 119 or courtneyh@countrysideucc.org


prayretr

March 16-18, 2018  Friday, 4:30PM- Sunday, 12:00PM)
Creighton Retreat Center, Griswold, IA

 Amidst so much personal and collective chaos, few people ever discover the reality of Jesus’s central message, “Heaven is already here! Change your whole wat of thinking and believe the good news.” The good news is that the best forma of prayer and meditation are 20% about technique and 80% about willingness. This prayer retreat will focus on the 20%, realizing that, if you’ve chosen to attend, you’re already 80% of the way toward reshaping your world.

Tickets: $160

Contact Robyn Hubbard for more information at 402.391.0350 ext 103 or :robynh@countrysideucc.org


IHE

IHE Holocaust Speaker
March 20, 2018 7:00PM

 

Center for Faith Studies partners with the Institute for Holocaust Education to bring survivor testimonies that hope to inspire, and educate others on  tragedy and history of the Holocaust.

Tickets: Available Soon

Child care available, please RSVP 48 hours in advance by contacting our office at 402.397.0350 ext 119 or courtneyh@countrysideucc.org