While books of fiction may not be factual, they may also be deeply true, awakening the imagination to shape lives of meaning, intelligence and beauty. As we immerse ourselves during this year’s Light to Read By in the context and characters of the American South, we discover universal meanings to give us pause and purpose wherever we are from. Participants should read prior to attending: Flight Behavior, Barbara Kingsolver’s most recent book, Walker Percy’s The Moviegoer, his debut novel which won the National Book Award, Collected Short Stories by Carson McCullers, and poetry by Wendell Berry.
Cost $365 includes double occupancy room, board and tuition
This weekend offers the opportunity to discuss and reflect on the key issues in his book: It’s Time. Challenges to the Doctrine of the Faith. Topics will include: understanding "God" in the 21st century, moving beyond the worldview and the Christology of Paul and the gospel writers, Jesus as revealer of the Divine always present, the importance of Jesus’ message for our world today, how to be "church" today.
Cost $365 includes single occupancy room, board and tuition