RAMs (Retired Active Members)

2nd Wednesday of each month, 8am

Fellowship Hall

Come for breakfast, fellowship, and a lively presentation by speakers on a variety of informative and inspirational topics.  Open to all ages and stages, so bring a friend!

For questions, contact Bob Bratton.

2016-2017 Schedule:

September 14, 2016 – Sam Fielder – “The Least of These: Our Journey to Fostering/Adoption”

October 12, 2016 – Julie Tausend – “Growing Up in the Very Deepest South”

November 9, 2016 –  Don Chalmers – “Why I am Not an Atheist”

January 11, 2017 – Larry Swindell – “Great Poetry Inspired by Scripture”

February 8, 2017 – Siv Ricketts – “Choose Your Word: Leaning in to Life’s Fullness”

March 8, 2017 – Bonnie Bjerre – “The Freedom of Forgiveness”

April 12, 2017 – Steve Huxley – “Math: An Inkling of God?”

May 10, 2017 – Randy Linton – “Stories from Mexico”

 

Past Speakers:

Diane Rust – “The Surprised Blessings of Going to Prison”

Deva Rajan – “Moraga Gardens Farm”

Evan Kolding – “Grandchildren & their faith”

Nat Weber – “Birding”

Gene Blanc – “Nuclear Power”

Steve Hansen – “A day in the life of an airline pilot”

Lois Courchaine, Contra Costa County Solid Waste Authority – “How state and local regulations affect your garbage bill”

Beth Girshman, Moraga Librarian – “Forecasting or Just Guessing:  The Future of Public Libraries”

Dr. Dick Terry – “Living Well with Cardiovascular Disease:  Hype, Hope or Here”

Bob Priebe, Chief of Police, Moraga – “The Challenges of Managing a Small Police Department”

Larry Swindell – “The History of Church Music”

Tad Slocum – “WWII and the Band of Brothers”

Linda Turnbull, Founder, Teen Esteem – “The Important Role Grandparents Can Have to Influence Teens”

Leigh Kjeldsen, Doctor of Audiology – “Hearing Loss and Hearing Aids Demystified”