Current Classes

Amish Country Entrepreneur Adventure – A Day Trip

Orley S. Miller

Class begins 9/6/2018, ends 9/6/2018

8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Come along on a trip through Amish country and step off the bus at five different Amish businesses: a Casket Maker, a Leather Shop, a …

Amish Country Entrepreneur Adventure – A Day Trip

Orley S. Miller

Class begins 9/12/2018, ends 9/12/2018

8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Come along on a trip through Amish country and step off the bus at five different Amish businesses: a Casket Maker, a Leather Shop, a …

Exploring Celtic Christian Paths and Practices: linking earth with heaven

Willard Roth

Class begins 9/17/2018, ends 9/26/2018

10:00-11:30 Celtic Christian spirituality is a way of following Jesus that intentionally cultivates a lifestyle patterned after 5th and 6th century disciples living in Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England. As …

Feature Films from Iran

Ervin Beck

Class begins 10/2/2018, ends 10/9/2018

1:00-4:00 Be introduced to recent Iranian history and culture; demonstrate the prominence of Iranian cinema in international circles; and help us see the reality and appeal of Iran and Iranians, …

Forest People Stories

Aaron Sawatsky Kingsley

Class begins 10/15/2018, ends 10/24/2018

10:00-11:30 We’ll examine our relationship to trees and forests through story, in fairytales, mythology, legends, and in our own spiritual heritage. Next we’ll think about ways the vast New World …

Selected ‘Neglected’ New Testament Women

June Alliman Yoder

Class begins 10/29/2018, ends 11/7/2018

10:00-11:30 This course will focus on selected women from the New Testament. Many of them we will recognize, but we don’t know much about. We will review each woman’s story …

Dietrich Bonhoeffer: A Modern Martyr?

Richard A. Kauffman

Class begins 11/12/2018, ends 11/19/2018

10:00-11:30 Bonhoeffer (1906-1945) was one of the most consequential Christians and theologians of the 20th century. He was a leader of the Confessing Church, which opposed the Nazi regime. Although …

Years of Friendship: Alice Parker & Mary Oyer

Alice Parker & Mary Oyer

Class begins 11/16/2018, ends 11/18/2018

Nov. 16; noon, Rieth Recital Hall Nov. 18; 7:00 p.m. College Mennonite Church Noted composer, conductor and teacher Alice Parker is coming to Goshen for a festival performance of her …

A Festival of Carols: The Music and the Meaning

Marcia Yost

Class begins 11/28/2018, ends 12/6/2018

Nov. 28, Dec. 3, 10:00-11:30 a.m. Jennings Aud. Dec. 5, 10:00-11:30 a.m. GC Music Center Dec. 6, 4:15-6:30 p.m. GC Music Center for Dress Rehearsal and Follow-Up Learn about the …