Tuesday June 4: “Faith, Pride, and the Trans Community”

For Pride month, we host a conversation about faith, gender identity, and what it means to be an ally with our trans siblings. Sayer Johnson, Director of the Metro Trans Umbrella Group will be our speaker. (MTUG has just been named the Grand Marshall of this year’s Pride Parade).

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

Theology on Tap meets upstairs at Dressel’s Pub at 6:30pm on the First Tuesday of each month. Click for a map

Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave.
St Louis, MO 63108

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Tuesday May 7: “Better Together?”

What would it mean to unite the city and county? Join a conversation about the “Better Together” proposal. We’ll hear from representatives from the campaign, and from the Hon. Joe Adams, who is part of an alternative plan called the “Freeholders Proposal.” The months are shaping up to be contentious in St. Louis as various proposals are weighed surrounding the merger. Join us for a wide ranging conversation about the plans to unite city and country.

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

Theology on Tap meets upstairs at Dressel’s Pub at 6:30pm on the First Tuesday of each month. Click for a map

Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave.
St Louis, MO 63108

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Tuesday April 2: “Harry Potter and the Sacred Story” with the Rev. Mike Angell and Prof. Hannah Shanks

For a generation of readers, Harry Potter has become an important touchpoint in questions of hope, love, and working against evil. Together we’ll ask “How does story become sacred? What does it mean to read Harry Potter alongside Scripture?” Join the Rev. Mike Angell and Professor Hannah Shanks of Greenville college, two self-professed church nerds and “Potterheads” for a wide-ranging conversation about Harry, faith, and talking about values across generations. Feel free to wear your favorite Harry Potter regalia.

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

Theology on Tap meets upstairs at Dressel’s Pub at 6:30pm on the First Tuesday of each month. Click for a map

Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave.
St Louis, MO 63108

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Special Theology on Tap Tuesday February 26: “The Next Bishop” with Deborah Nelson Linck, chair of the nominating committee

debbieOn Tuesday, February 26, at 6:30pm we will be hosting a special Theology on Tap at a special location.

We will gather at Alpha Brewing Company at 4310 Fyler Ave at 6:30pm on Tuesday February 26th. Deborah Nelson-Linck, chair of the Bishop nominating committee, will be leading the listening session.

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

This Special Theology on Tap will take place a different location: Southtown Pub Click for a map

Southtown Pub
3707 S. Kingshighway
St Louis, MO 63109

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Special Note: No Theology on Tap in March

Because March 5 is Shrove Tuesday, we encourage you to find a pancake supper. We’ll be back to our regular schedule on April 2.

Tuesday February 5: “Resurrecting Democracy” with the Rev. Travis Winckler

travisJoin us on February 5 for the first Theology on Tap of 2019! Pastor Travis Winckler from Second Presbyterian Church in the Central West End will be our speaker on the topic “Resurrecting Democracy.”

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

Theology on Tap meets upstairs at Dressel’s Pub at 6:30pm on the First Tuesday of each month. Click for a map

Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave.
St Louis, MO 63108

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January: We stand in Recess

For the month of January we will be taking a recess due to the proximity of our regular Theology on Tap time to the New Years’ Holiday. We’re letting the Dressel’s staff take the night off.

We’ll see you in February for our next event.

A blessed Christmas and New Years to you and yours.

Tuesday November 6: “#MeToo, Consent, and Stories of Saints”

bethTheology on Tap returns to Tuesday evenings as the Rev. Beth Scriven leads a discussion about the #MeToo movement, consent, and to share the stories of saints. Beth was part of important work with our denominations’ church-wide effort to create a culture of honesty and repentance about systems of abuse in the church. She also comes to share the too-infrequently told stories of saints like Thecla, who 2000 years ago counted a miracle when God saved her from her would-be-abusers, a saint who claimed her voice and her place over and against the powers of the day. This will be a conversation not only about pain, but about hope and bravery.

Theology on Tap seeks to create a “low pressure” environment for conversations about faith, ethics, politics, and life today.  Join us and bring friends.

Theology on Tap meets upstairs at Dressel’s Pub at 6:30pm on the First Tuesday of each month. Click for a map

Dressel’s Public House
419 N Euclid Ave.
St Louis, MO 63108

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