Typically home churches meet at 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, unless noted below. Check the list of home churches for specific meeting locations.
Atlas Home Church: Bowman Room 219
Connect Home Church: Thursdays, 7:30, Fletcher hall
Ham Home Church: Bowman Room 217
High Life Home Church: Bowman Room 206
Nitro Home Church: Beal Hall Studio A
Nova Home Church: TBD
Smash Home Church: Stopher Hall Room 153
Stout Home Church: 7:30, 494 Brentwood Drive, Kent, OH
The letter to the Philippians has been called not only the tenderest letter that Paul ever wrote, but also the most delightful. It brims over with expressions of praise. confidence and rejoicing, despite the fact that this is one of Paul’s prison epistles, written in Rome during his first imprisonment.
You can find the background for this letter in the closing section of the book of Acts, and also in chapter sixteen, which tells of Paul’s visit to Philippi and the founding of the church to which he later wrote this letter. You may remember reading of those exciting and danger-filled days when Paul and Silas were in Philippi together. They first met a group of women who were having a prayer meeting by the riverside. and to these women they spoke the Gospel. One of them, Lydia, a seller of purple goods (one who dyed garments for royalty and the wealthy), invited them into her home, and her name has been known throughout the centuries because of her kindness and hospitality to the apostle. In Lydia’s home the church of Philippi began.