Education and Bible Studies

Topical Studies

Resurrection offers a wide variety of education opportunities and topics at different times throughout the year. 

TIE THE OLD AND NEW TOGETHER - Explore how the New Testament writers quoted the Old Testament.  Discover the way Moses and the prophets foretold the coming of Jesus.  This 8-week Thursday class is taught by Rev. Peter Rogers, Director of the Center of Bible Study.  It begins April 6 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 10.  Cost is $75.  Call the Center; 916-332-1476.

A HISTORY LESSON - EARLY LUTHERANS IN AMERICA - This is a 5- week video-discussion course.  It begins with the earliest arrivals in the colonies through the waves of immigrants and to the transformation of Lutheranism as we know it today.  Taught by Joanne Auerbach and Linda Babcock, it starts Wednesday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Conference Room.

Coming in May - four lessons on the Book of Isaiah. More details to come!

Sunday Bible Study

Join us each Sunday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the Administration Conference Room for a study of the books of the Bible. Lessons are presented using PowerPoint slides so sit back, relax and enjoy the fellowship. For further details contact Bob Schut at 939-4080.

Sun City/NE Roseville Bible Study

This group meets the 1st and 3rd Mondays at 1 p.m. and the group selects the topics to be studied. For more information, contact Noreene Shaffer at 663-5527.

Contemplative Prayer 

Lectio Divina and Centering Prayer Group meets weekly on Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m. in the Library of the Faith Center. Contact Tanda Ainsworth at

Fellowship Breakfast 

Men and women of all ages are invited to participate in this monthly breakfast. In addition to enjoying great food and fellowship, programs include a range of stimulating discussions and spiritual growth opportunities. The breakfast is held the 2nd Saturday of each month at 8:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Priscilla’s Circle

This study group welcomes women of all ages and begins by sharing coffee, tea and goodies. This year the group is studying The People of God: Unity in the Midst of Diversity and meets on the 3rd Monday of the month beginning in September from 9:30- 10:30 a.m. in the Carlson Library.

Resurrection Connection

You may be considering joining Resurrection’s ministry or maybe you’ve been with us for a while and are curious about the Lutheran perspective on living God’s love in world. If you have been wondering about these things and/or if you would also like to make new connections and build new relationships at Resurrection, then this journey is for you! Please contact the church office with your interest.  

Life as a Lutheran 

This course is offered twice a year and is for all who are interested in a great review and going a bit deeper into the Lutheran Christian faith perspective. This is a great follow-up for if you’ve attended the Resurrection Connection sessions, have recently joined the congregation OR are a life-long Lutheran. We promise you’ll discover something you missed in Confirmation! All are welcome to the journey.  Please contact the church office with your interest.