Religious Education

Previous Lessons

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Intimacy & Mindfulness:

Encountering God in the Modern Age

 

Discussions on how to experience intimacy with God in an age of speed, distractions, and isolation. The study is based on the following works: Everywhere Present by Stephen Freeman and Living Into Focus by Arthur Boers.

The Beauty of Our Liturgy

 

In this series of lectures,  learned about the history of our worship extending to the times of the apostles, the role of beauty in our relationship with God, and the importance of standing before God in awe and wonder.

Confession: Sacrament of Freedom

 

In this series, we explored what the bible and traditional Christianity have had to say about confession and how a life grounded in this sacrament awakes a deeper relationship with our Lord and God.

Religious Education for Adults: The Inner Kingdom

Every Sunday 12:30pm-1:30pm

Church parish hall


We are hosting weekly spirituality classes on Orthodox Christian prayer and meditation. By meditating on the "Jesus Prayer" and discussing the teachings of saints through history, we are aspiring to "commune within your own heart, in your inner chamber, and be still" (Ps. 4:4) and to tune our hearts to God's "Still small voice" (1 Kg. 19:12).

Religious Education for Children: Christ in the Old Testament
Every Sunday 12:30pm-1:30pm

Church parish hall


Lessons and crafts are prepared by Melissa Nikolatsopoulos and taught by Matushka Zoe Kavanaugh and Toni Roohr. This year, they will be learning about Christ in the Old Testament and Creation.

Men's Bible Study
Every Thursday 7:00am-8:00am

Odd Duck Coffee House, Downtown

Ladies' Bible Study
Every Thursday 11:00am-12:00pm

Church parish hall

Christian Classics Society
Church parish hall

The C.C.S. is sponsored by St. Benedict Orthodox Church to inspire learning and dialogue between Christians of various denominations. We are a diverse group of men and women who embrace our biblical and classical Christian heritage of literature, philosophy, music and art. Through our classical school co-op, clubs, forums, and lessons for adults and children, we hope to nurture a culture steeped in Jesus Christ.

Skeptics & Seekers Roundtable
Odd Duck Coffee House, Downtown Wichita Falls

Open discussion for Christians, Skeptics, and Seekers asking the big questions about life. Every Saturday at 7pm. Guest speakers on all first Saturdays. Learn more here!

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Saint Benedict Orthodox Church

3808 Seymour Road

Wichita Falls, TX, 76309

FatherKavanaugh@gmail.com

940.692.3392

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