Women's Lenten Book Club Meets At St. Timothy's

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

The first meeting of the St. Timothy's Women’s Lenten Book Club is this Sunday, at 5 p.m. in the Parish Hall. The group will meet each Sunday through April 6.

"We can do hard things. Love wins. We belong to each other." It's a simple philosophy, really, and one espoused by Glennon Doyle Melton in her infamous on-line blog, Momestary http://momastery.com/blog/about-glennon/. The book club will discuss Melton's NY Times best seller, "Carry On Warrior: Thoughts on Life Unarmed." In Carry On, Melton breaks down the walls we build around ourselves to explore internal struggles and addictions, relationships with God and each other, and surviving the task of raising small children, doing so in a very real and comical way.

If you are interested, email April Elkovitch (aprile420@hotmail.com) or Ronna-Renee Jackson (rrj_home@yahoo.com), or message them on Facebook.


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