Upcoming Events

Word and Worship: Jesus, the Source of Living Water

Date: March 23, 2017

Time: 7:30 to 8:30

Location: Florence Henry Memorial Chapel, The Highlands, Shoreline, WA

Word and Worship consists of a talented group of musicians leading us in worship as well as teaching from Earl Palmer. It provides a space for worship and personal reflection through music, prayer and exposition of texts from the Bible.

The title of this year’s Word and Worship is John: The Beloved Book. The focus of the first session will be Jesus, the Source of Living Water by looking at the scripture John 7 and 8.

Directions: From North or South I5 take the NE 145th St. exit. Travel West across Aurora and continue until it dead-ends at 3rd AVE. NW and NW 145th St. Seattle, 98177. Veer right to the gate of the Highlands and tell them that you are going to the Chapel. There are signs directing you from there. Plenty of parking will be available on the street or at the Highland School, which is adjacent to the Chapel.

The Psalms: A Sourcebook for Faith and Living

Date: April 22, 2017

Time: 9 am to 3 pm

Location: First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley

The Old Testament Psalms are memorable poems. Spend a day with Earl Palmer reflecting on the key role that the Psalms play in our discipleship as followers of Jesus Christ.

Cost is $50 per person, or $90 per couple. Lunch is included. Register here.

To listen to Earl’s previous events at New College Berkeley click here.

Word and Worship: Jesus the One Who Loved Us

Date: April 27, 2017

Time: 7:30 to 8:30

Location: The Highlands Chapel, Shoreline, Washington

Word & Worship

Word and Worship consists of a talented group of musicians leading us in worship as well as teaching from Earl Palmer. It provides a space for worship and personal reflection through music, prayer and exposition of texts from the Bible.

The title of this year’s Word and Worship is John: The Beloved Book.

The focus of the second session will be Jesus, the One Who Loved Us by looking at the scripture John 15.

Directions: From North or South I5 take the NE 145th St. exit. Travel West across Aurora and continue until it dead-ends at 3rd AVE. NW and NW 145th St. Seattle, 98177. Veer right to the gate of the Highlands and tell them that you are going to the Chapel. There are signs directing you from there. Plenty of parking will be available on the street or at the Highland School, which is adjacent to the Chapel.

The Joy of Expositional Preaching Part II

Start date: May 3, 2017

End date: May 5, 2017

Location: Princeton Theological Seminary

Because of the overwhelming response to an event held on November 4-6, 2015, (you can watch it here) The Center for Continuing Education at Princeton Theological Seminary will host a follow up event to continue the discussion next Spring: 

May 3,4 & 5 – 2017:

Explore with Rev. Dr. Earl Palmer, and Dr. Michael Denham, Leader of Worship at The National Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C., the practical steps of study, sermon preparation, yearlong planning for relevant, cross-generational teaching of the Bible joined together with the design of worship, which in itself is an expositional surround of the wholeness of Biblical texts. Registration will be opened soon, so stay posted; for more information go to http://coned.ptsem.edu/events/the-exposition-seminar-ii/.

Space is limited so early registration is recommended.

Word and Worship: Jesus, Thomas, and Mary

Date: May 25, 2017

Time: 7:30 to 8:30

Location: Highlands Chapel, Shoreline, Washington

Word and Worship consists of a talented group of musicians leading us in worship as well as teaching from Earl Palmer. It provides a space for worship and personal reflection through music, prayer and exposition of texts from the Bible.

The title of this year’s Word and Worship is John: The Beloved Book. The focus of the third session will be Jesus, Thomas and Mary by looking at the scripture John 20.

Directions: From North or South I5 take the NE 145th St. exit. Travel West across Aurora and continue until it dead-ends at 3rd AVE. NW and NW 145th St. Seattle, 98177. Veer right to the gate of the Highlands and tell them that you are going to the Chapel. There are signs directing you from there. Plenty of parking will be available on the street or at the Highland School, which is adjacent to the Chapel.

Alexander Hamilton: A Patriot and a Christian

Date: September 18, 2017

Time: 7:00 to 8:30 pm

Location: Walker-Ames Room, Kane Hall, University of Washington, 1410 NE Campus Pkwy, Room 203, Seattle, WA US

Earl will discuss the life of Alexander Hamilton, a sincere believer in Christ. The central work will be Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow.

You can listen to previous Kindling’s Muse podcasts here.

The Gospel of John

Start date: September 29, 2017

End date: October 1, 2017

Location: Bishop's Institute, Live Oak, Florida

Earl will return to the Bishop’s Institute in Live Oak, Florida for a weekend exploring John’s Gospel.

You can watch Earl’s lectures on Dietrich Bonhoeffer at last year’s event here.

For more information, contact jhodson@diocesefl.org.

Explaining Her Faith: Joy Davidman (Wife of C.S. Lewis)

Date: October 16, 2017

Time: 7:00 to 8:30 pm

Location: Walker-Ames Room, Kane Hall, University of Washington, 1410 NE Campus Pkwy, Room 203, Seattle, WA US

Earl will discuss Smoke on the Mountain: An Interpretation of the 10 Commandments by Joy Davidman. Davidman, C.S. Lewis’ wife, was an accomplished theologian in her own right and authored this well-respected commentary on the Ten Commandments.

You can listen to previous Kindling’s Muse podcasts here.

Christian Reflections on An Epic Story

Date: November 20, 2017

Time: 7 to 8:30 pm

Location: Walker-Ames Room, Kane Hall, University of Washington, 1410 NE Campus Pkwy, Room 203, Seattle, WA US

Earl will discuss the epic tale The Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien.

You can listen to previous Kindling’s Muse podcasts here.