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Sharon Lutheran Book Group

2017 Schedule

January 3, 2017 Carry on Warrior by Glennon Melton

Melton is a courageous truth-teller and hope spreader, a wise and witty friend who emboldens us to believe in ourselves and reminds us that the journey is the reward. Carry On, Warrior proves that by shedding our weapons and armor, we can stop hiding, competing, and striving for the mirage of perfection, to build better lives in our hearts, homes, and communities.

 

February 7, 2017 Boys in the boat by Daniel James Brown

For readers of Unbroken, out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times—the improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class boys from the American West showed the world at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin what true grit really meant.

 

March 7, 2017 LaRose- by Louise Erdrich

Inspiring and affecting, LaRose is a powerful exploration of loss, justice, and the reparation of the human heart, and an unforgettable, dazzling tour de force from one of America’s most distinguished literary masters.

 

April 4, 2017 A Witness: The Haiti Earthquake, a Song, Death, and Resurrection by Renee Splichal Larson

The 2010 earthquake in Haiti buried Renee Splichal Larson in concrete rubble, killing her husband and leaving her a widow at age 27. Surviving only to be overwhelmed by loss and trauma, she wondered if life was still possible for her. Even as she trained to become a pastor, her faith in a loving God was shaken and battered by the earthquake that devastated Portau-Prince and took the lives of many thousands. 

Last Published: January 5, 2017 12:15 PM