First Couples

First Couples provides support, fellowship and education in a relaxed environent to committed couples interested in enhancing their relationship and spiritual growth. Newcomers and drop ins are always welcome!

The group usually meets Sundays from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. in Montieth Hall and also gathers at other times for a variety of social and recreational activities.

Please Note: During September, First Couples will join the "Exploring the Faith" class at 11:00 a.m. for Dr. Schmeichel’s presentation of “The Book of Revelation: Our Cosmic Future.”

Schedule

  • October 19 - Discuss book "Toxic Charity" by Rbt. Lupton
  • October 26 - Utibe Effiong, MD, MPH of Nigeria will present "Ebola, the United States and Global Health"
  • November 2 - "Practice of Meditation. Body, Mind, Spirit", Lisa Rankin (CD)
  • November 9 - Christian Meditation.
  • November 16 - "When Your Life is on Fire" by Erik Kobell. Essays.
  • November 23 - "When Your Life is on Fire" by Erik Kobell. Essays.
  • November 30 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • December 7 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • December 14 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • December 21 - Rev. Jay Sanderford, his faith journey.
  • December 28 - No Class
  • January 4 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • January 11 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • January 18 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD
  • January 25 - "Painting the Stars: Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith", 7 part DVD

Contact Information

For more information, contact Carole Pawloski, at 734-645-4960, or cpawloski@emich.edu.