Welcome to the online home of St. Barnabas’ Episcopal Church in Arroyo Grande, California.
St. Barnabas’ 2017 Lecture Series Features
May 11 – Living the Good Life: St. Paul’s Christ-Centered Spirituality by Todd R. Long (Listen to a recording of the lecture)
May 18 – Searching for the Divine in Writing: The Biblical Spirituality of the Early Church by Stephen Lloyd-Moffett (Listen to a recording of the lecture)
May 25 – Ruth, the Moabess: A Remarkable Woman by Robert Taylor
- 6:30 – 8:00 p.m
- Each lecture concludes with a question-and-answer session.
- Suitable for high school students and older.
- Light meal served.
- Free of charge.
- All are welcome!
THE ST. BARNABAS’ LECTURE SERIES features presentations by academics who use their expertise to offer informative, thought-provoking talks on issues and problems that are of interest to reflective Christians but which are usually not addressed in typical church services. Beginning in 2013, the series has provided audiences with lectures on subjects such as Islam and Christianity, the rationality of Christian belief, the problem of evil, Kierkegaard on faith, the problem of divine hiddenness, the early Christians’ understanding of Jesus, and spiritual experience and disciplines. Download a flyer for this year’s series.