Rivendell Spiritual Formation:  Fall 2019

All Christian Fellowship Seaside Retreat

A Grander Story: You, Yale, and God’s Calling

Saturday, Sep. 21, 10:00am–2:00pm, Killam’s Point, Branford, CT

To register, navigate to tinyurl.com/rivgradretreat. Follow instructions in the form to register and process the $20 registration fee.

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Rivendell Fall Kick-off

Food truck catering

Friday, Sep. 6, 5:30 pm–8:00 pm; Rivendell House, 291 Edwards St.

First Fridays Series: Faculty Lectures, “Finding God at Yale”

Faculty from the various graduate and professional schools share from their own faith journey and how their faith has affected their work and life here at Yale.

7–9 pm, Dinner included, Rivendell House

Oct. 4 – John Hare, Noah Porter Professor of Philosophical Theology

Nov. 1 – Dr. Barry Wu, Yale School of Medicine

Spiritual Formation according to the Gospels

Weekly scripture studies that incorporate spiritual formation elements.

7–9 pm, Rivendell House

Sep. 13 – Jesus and the High Performer

Sep. 27 – Images of Jesus

Oct. 11 – Jesus’ Upside-Down Economy

Oct. 18 – Doubt/The Opposite of Obedience

Oct. 25 – Jesus: What Was He Thinking?

Nov. 8 – The Great Commission: Hospitality and the Gospel

Nov. 15 – Your Story: Connecting with Others workshop

Dec. 6 – All Rivendell Christmas Party