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First United Methodist Church Alabaster

Women's Bible Study

Women's Bible Study

Every Wednesday, from 08/16/2017 to 12/14/2017, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: First United Methodist Church Alabaster, 10903 Hwy 119 , Alabaster, AL US 35007

Coordinator: Terri Milstead |

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Starting 8/16/2017 @ 6pm in Room 116A

Contact: Rev. Terri Milstead or the church office at (205) 663-0509

Pastor Terri leads our women’s group in exploring faith, community, and relationships with John Ortberg’s “ Everybody’s Normal Until You Get To Know Them.”

Normal? Who’s normal? Not you, that’s for sure! No one you’ve ever met, either. None of us are normal according to God’s definition, and the closer we get to each other, the plainer that becomes. Yet for all our quirks, sins, and jagged edges, we need each other. Community is more than just a word―it is one of our most fundamental requirements. So how do flawed, abnormal people such as ourselves master the forces that can drive us apart and come together in the life-changing relationships God designed us for?

In Everybody’s Normal Till You Get to Know Them, teacher and bestselling author John Ortberg zooms in on the things that make community tick. You’ll get a thought-provoking look at God’s heart, at others, and at yourself. Even better, you’ll gain wisdom and tools for drawing closer to others in powerful, impactful ways. With humor, insight, and a gift for storytelling, Ortberg shows how community pays tremendous dividends in happiness, health, support, and growth. It’s where all of us weird, unwieldy people encounter God’s love in tangible ways and discover the transforming power of being loved, accepted, and valued just the way we are.