First Community Church, 1320 Cambridge Blvd., will host Dr. Marcus Borg for its Spiritual Searcher weekend March 4-5.

First Community Church, 1320 Cambridge Blvd., will host Dr. Marcus Borg for its Spiritual Searcher weekend March 4-5.

The theme of the weekend will be, "Living a Transformed Life: Being Christian Today." Borg will present a keynote lecture on Friday, followed by a reception and book signing. Saturday's program will include a three-part lecture series on "Mysticism and the Christian Life."

Borg is Canon Theologian at Trinity Episcopal Church in Portland, Ore. He served as the Hundere Chair of religion and culture in the philosophy department at Oregon State University until his retirement in 2007.

Borg is the author of 19 books. His most recent book, "Putting Away Childish Things," was his first novel.

For more information, or to register, visit www.FCchurch.com or call (614) 488-0681, ext. 113.