What We Do
THURSDAY, AUGUST 24, 2017 Meet to Discuss @ Panera Bread, Streamwood @ 7:00 p.m. or join others for dinner first at 6:30 p.m.
TRAVELING MERCIES: Some Thoughts on Faith By Anne Lamott, Non-Fiction “Lamott takes us on a journey through her often troubled past to illuminate her devout but quirky walk of faith. In a narrative spiced with stories and scripture, with diatribes, laughter, and tears, Lamott tells how, against all odds, she came to believe in God and then, even more miraculously, in herself. She shows us the myriad ways in which this sustains and guides her, shining the light of faith on the darkest part of ordinary life and exposing surprising pockets of meaning and hope. Whether writing about her family or her dreadlocks, sick children or old friends, the most religious women of her church or the men she's dated, Lamott reveals the hard-won wisdom gathered along her path...”