Brown Bag Ted Talks


August-September Ted Talks

Our Brown Bag Study, Thursdays at noon, is ending the summer with Ted Talks! Join us in the Fellowship Hall as we explore and discuss Ted Talks in relation to our faith journey. No materials required, no homework, just show up when you can!

The following are Ted Talks we hope to cover:

  • What’s it like to be the child of immigrants? Michael Rain
  • What adults can learn from kids. Adora Svitak
  • Confessions of a depressed comic. Kevin Breel
  • Ten ways to have a better conversation. Celeste Headlee
  • Dare to disagree. Margaret Heffernan
  • What if we ended the injustice of bail? Robin Steinberg from the Bail Project
  • I grew up in the Westboro Baptist Church. Here’s why I left. Megan Phelps-Roper
  • My son was a Columbine shooter. This is my story. Sue Klebold
  • What makes life worth living in the face of death. Lucy Kalanithi
  • My stroke of insight. Jill Bolte Taylor
  • The danger of a single story. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • My descent into America’s neo-Nazi movement, and how I got. Chris Picciolini
  • The power of vulnerability. Brene Brown

For more information contact the church office (740-373-1512).