Core of Sexuality - August 8 @ 6PM

Music: Huey Lewis and The News - Power of the Love 

           Smokey Robinson and the Miracles - You Really Got a Hold on Me

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue in Perplexing Times, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Week 3 - What is your purpose, part deux?

Music: mewithoutyou - Torches Together 

           The Oh Hellos - This Will End

ScriptureEphesians 2:1-10

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2017/10/what-happened-after-mr-rogers-visited-koko-the-gorilla-2/


Week 6 (Feb 25) - How do you die with dignity?

Music: Paul Simon - Slip Slidin' Away

Scripture: Job 3:11-26

Further readinghttp://mbird.com/2014/11/existential-modesty-and-the-outlawing-of-morbidity/


What to expect when you come

  • Music - to focus our hearts and thoughts
  • A Big Question - and openness to your questions
  • Presentation 
    • Culture and current events
    • Scripture 
    • Theology 
  • Prayer

Pre-Marital Sex and Finding the One -  October 10 @ 6PM

Music: Taylor Dane - Don't Rush Me

Blake Shelton - I'll Name the Dogs

Micah Bournes - What the Back of His T-shirt Should Have Said

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Marriage and Divorce -  January 16 @ 6PM

Music: The Civil Wars - Poison and Wine

Cold War Kids - Can We Hang On?

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

Week 5 - What do you think of yourself, part deux?

Music: Liz Vice - Empty Me Out 

Blindside - My Alibi

Scripture: Matthew 11:16-19

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2013/01/the-duality-of-lance-armstrong-simul-jerk-et-humanitarian/


Week 9 (April 22) - How do you face addiction? (continued)

Music: Bloc Party - Only He Can Heal Me The Oh Hellos - Bitter Water​ 

Scripture: Romans 7:7-25

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/01/what-russell-brand-used-to-think-of-as-happiness/


Have a question or need? Pastor Ryan will contact you directly.

Week 2 - What is your purpose?

Music: Sam Cooke - The Last Mile of the Way 

           Liz Vice - Everything is Yours

ScriptureGenesis 12:1-3

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/01/jesus-just-makes-more-sense-when-we-lose/


Week 7 (March 11) - How do you comfort the sufferer?

Music: Prince - The Cross Sara Groves - Abide With Me

Scripture: Job 2:7-13

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2018/03/everything-happens-for-a-reason-and-other-lies-ive-loved/


Spirituality and Sexuality -  September 12 @ 6PM

Music: Toni Braxton - Unbreak My Heart

Derek Webb (covering Prince) - I Would Die 4 U

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

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Trinity Lutheran Church

Sexuality Series Happening Now

RESOURCES FROM OUR FIRST SESSION IN JANUARY

Explore your identity, your purpose, and the meaning of your life through the Bible and its central story of Jesus.

Week 1 - Who are you?

Music: Liz Vice - Empty Me Out 

           Juliette - See the Cross

ScripturePhilippians 3:4-8

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2016/02/ronda-rousey-identity-and-depression/


Commodified Bodies and Intimacy -  November 14 @ 6PM

Music: Bruce Springsteen - Human Touch

Huey Lewis and News - I Want a New Drug

Further reading: Sexy: The Quest for Erotic Virtue, by Jeff Mallinson

Slides: Google Drive

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Wahiawa, Hawaii

Week 8 (April 8) - How do you face addiction?

Music: Bloc Party - Only He Can Heal Me

The Oh Hellos - Bitter Water​ 

Scripture: Romans 7:7-25

Further readinghttp://www.mbird.com/2015/03/the-hope-for-some-kind-of-sinners-anonymous/