Tag: Celene Lillie

Christianity Inside-Out: Class Offered by Celene Lillie Mondays in October

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The story of early Christianity often gets told as one of insiders and outsiders, as one of orthodoxy or heresy. But, the more historians explore the world of the early Christians the messier the story seems. What did the first

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Brown Bag Lunch Tuesday, 1/31, at Noon: Let’s Talk about Adult Education and Spiritual Formation

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Bring your lunch and join us for conversation about adult education and spiritual formation Gathering on Tuesday, January 31. Those who are passionate about adult education and spiritual formation are invited for a brown bag lunch at noon in the

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Tanho Center Launch Conference at FUMC 10/20-23

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First United Methodist Church of Boulder is delighted to be in partnership with the recently formed Tanho Center for a new New Testament! Tanho has its offices in our church, and is also hosting an exciting launch conference October 20-23

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The Acts of Paul and Thecla: An Introduction and Exploration of this Ancient Text 7/10 and 7/24

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You are invited to a discussion about the ancient Christian text, The Acts of Paul and Thecla, on two upcoming Sunday afternoons in the labyrinth at First United Methodist Church of Boulder. Barbara Middleton and Lisa Carr will lead this

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June 10–New, Requests, Reminders, and Prayers from Pat

Rev. Pat Bruns

With Love from Pat June 10, 2016 News, Requests, Reminders and Prayers … Last Sunday our Lay Leader Jon Kottke announced on behalf of our District Superintendent Skip Strickland that Joe (Rev. Joe Agne) will be appointed by Bishop Elaine

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A Unique, Fascinating Good Friday Drama at FUMC Boulder: 7 pm on 3/25

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Join us for a unique and fascinating Good Friday worship service on Friday, March 25, at 7:00 pm on our beautiful indoor labyrinth. Based in substantial part on an ancient early Christian document found recently in the sands of Egypt,

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3/24 at 6 PM: Join Us for Our Holy Thursday Potluck Supper

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Come to a deeply personal and communal Holy Thursday event celebrating the last supper of Jesus at First United Methodist Church of Boulder on March 24 at 6:00 pm.   Visiting theologians Hal Taussig, Celene Lillie, and Toni Reynolds will

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Palm Sunday is March 20: Join us!

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Sunday, March 20th is Palm Sunday!   At 10:00 am we will have our annual Pine Street Palm Sunday Processional complete with donkeys, palms, and shouts of “Hosanna! Hosanna!” Plan to gather along Pine Street between 14th and 15th Streets

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Palm Sunday Plans: Palms, A Donkey, and Looking Ahead to Holy Week

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With Love from Pat Friday, March 18, 2016 Hmmm … it’s snowing as I write. Yet we’re still planning to begin Holy Week with our Pine Street churches gathering along the side of the road this Sunday morning to place

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Center for A New New Testament at FUMC?

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With Love from Pat March 11, 2016 Our church is working intentionally to build a partnership with Hal Taussig and the developing Center for a New New Testament. The study of Hal’s book, A New New Testament, has already touched

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