October 6, 2022

Winter/Spring Devotional Book Clubs by Distance by Stella Niagara Renewal Center


Thu February 24, 2022 7:35 PM

The Western New York community is invited to join the Winter and/or Spring Book Clubs featuring Books #3 and #4 in author Sharon Garlough Brown’s “Sensible Shoe Series”.

As part of the online remote devotional retreat programming offered by the Center of Renewal Retreat & Conference Center at Stella Niagara, book clubs will each meet six consecutive Tuesdays from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. with a book club winter reading starting March 8. until April 12 and spring book club from April 26 to May 31. Most attendees will attend book club sessions via Zoom online, as those attending the retreat center in person must have proof of having been fully vaccinated against coronavirus and agree to other on-site and masking protocols .

The organizers said: “Even for those who have yet to read the first two books in the series, each book can also stand independently, so please join now for an enjoyable hour a week with great others on these books based on four women going through their respective and unique journeys of spiritual formation.

The Winter Reading Club will feature Book #3, “Barefoot: A Story of Surrender to God,” by author Sharon Garlough Brown, along with Book #4, “An Extra Mile: A Story of Embracing God’s Call” for the spring book. club.

Participants are encouraged to purchase books from local booksellers. Pre-registration for the book club is required at least two days before the start of each book club. To register or for more information, call the Renewal Center at 716-754-7376, Ext. 2 or 1, and visit the website, www.stellaniagararetreats.org.

The Center of Renewal Retreat & Conference Center at Stella Niagara is sponsored by the Sisters of Saint Francis of Penance and Christian Charity, Province of the Holy Name.