All Who Hunger Bible Study
ALL WHO HUNGER BIBLE STUDY - 
 
WEBINAR
THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO OCTOBER
and will not be available May 21, 22, June 4, 5, 2014

Join Chris Levan and friends for four 90-minute Bible Studies 
on key stewardship texts using the paintings of Rembrandt. 
Come for one or all four – they are stand alone events.

Promotional materials for posters, bulletin inserts and congregational emailers 
are available at the bottom of this page


WHAT
This course is brought to you by the Philanthropy Unit of the General Council.
We’ll look at the classic “stewardship” texts and themes and use the paintings of Rembrandt as background
Each night we’ll invite one scholar to comment on the text and theme with us.  
Each night will have exercises, time for discussion and follow ideas for stewardship practice.

 Week 1: Jubilee Economics / Sharing
    Texts:  Leviticus 25:1-14 [web »], Mathew 6:1-21  [web »],
    Theme:  Enough in the household of God
    Rembrandt Painting:  “Hundred Guilder Print”  [Wikipedia image »]

Week 2:  Taking a Chance on God
    Text:  Micah 6:1-8  [web »], Matthew 25:14-29  [web »]
    Theme:  The centrality of taking a risk for Christ’s sake
    Rembrandt Painting: “the Return of the Prodigal” [Wikipedia image »]

Week 3:  Who are we?  Bread as Identity
    Text:   Luke 24:13-34   [web »]
    Theme:  “He was known to them in the breaking of the bread” a church self portrait.
    Rembrandt Painting: “Emmaus” [ Wikipedia image »]

Week 4: Keeping to the Way
    Text:   1 Corinthians 13:1-13 [web »],  Didache 12:1-7  [web »]
    Rembrandt Painting:  “Self Portraits” [ Wikipedia images »]

WHERE
This course will be offered online by Internet and toll-free telephone conference call.
All you need is a computer with an Internet connection, and a telephone.

WHEN
October dates 2014 TBA
    Location (Time Zone)  /    Local time
      Newfoundland (St John's)  /  9:30 pm
      Maritime (Halifax)  /  9:00 pm
      Eastern (Toronto)  /  8:00 pm
      Central (Winnipeg)  /  7:00 pm
      Saskatchewan (Regina)  /  6:00 pm
      Mountain (Calgary)  /  6:00 pm
      Pacific (Vancouver)  /  5:00 pm

      WHO
      Who should attend:
      • Members of congregational Official Boards or Councils
      • Members of Stewardship, and Program Committees in congregations
      • Clergy and lay leaders who want to communicate their mission more effectively with their congregation and beyond
      Who is presenting:
      • Susan Graham-Walker -  Congregational Giving and Stewardship, General Council Philanthropy Unit
      • Dr. Christopher Levan - Minister, College Street United Church, Toronto