Special Interest

Please email or call the church office for contact information of facilitators of small groups. Most small groups take a summer break.

Movie Reel for WebMovies ‘n’ More

Facilators: Tom and Helen Powell
Participants: Adults
Day & Time: 2nd Fridays and 4th Saturdays 7:00pm
Location: Tom and Helen Powell home
Movies ’n More is a small group that meets twice-a-month to enjoy the company of others, view contemporary cinema, engage in theological conversation and... eat popcorn. The group always meets at the home of Tom and Helen Powell who have... well... a GINORMOUS theater room. This group meets the 2nd Friday and 4th Saturday of every month. Guests and newcomers are always welcomed. To find out more, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Wednesday Morning Book Club

Facilitator: Pr. Kathy
Participants: Adults
Day: First Wednesday of each month (breaks during the summer)
Time: 10–11:30 a.m.
Location: Messiah, Hazel Dell
Study Topic: Books vary: September-June

 Brewed Theology (formerly known as Theology on Tap)

Mill Creek Pub Battle GroundMill Creek Pub in Battle GroundGod. Conversation. Beer.
Facilitator: Pr. Peter
Participants: Adults
Days: third Tuesday or Thursday of the month (breaks during July and August)
Time: 7:00-8:30 p.m.
Location: Local craft breweries and pubs in North Portland and Clark County
Purposes:

  1. to engage in relaxed and guided conversation about interesting and often profound theological topics;
  2. to enjoy some of the finest craft beers anywhere;
  3. and to do it with some of the best people around.

Untapped PubUntapped Pub, PortlandBrewed Theology meets at local craft breweries and pubs in North Portland or Clark County. The meeting days are typically the third Tuesday or Thursday of the month. The location, dates, and topic are disclosed in a monthly email from Pr. Peter and our pastoral intern. They also provide the Preparatory Homework in the form of readings and/or videos accessed on the internet. If you are not already on the distribution list, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and he will add your email to the list.

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