Lenten Adult Education Series: “The Cost of Discipleship” Thursdays at 5:30

Lenten Adult Education Series to Focus on the Timeless Yet Timely Writing of Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Thursdays @ 5:30, March 2 thru April 6 
During Lent, Rev. Sally May and Tom Taylor will be Lent.2017.CostofDiscipleship.facilitating a Lenten conversation using Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s book The Cost of Discipleship.  All are invited to participate as we explore the Introduction, Memoir and Preface, as well as Section 1, of this timeless resource on the meaning and cost of discipleship.

The series, “The Cost of Discipleship,” will meet weekly on Thursdays at 5:30 – with soup for dinner – from March 2 through April 6.  RSVP’s are welcome but are not  required.  The Bonhoeffer book is widely available, new, used and likely in local libraries.  Hopkins Bookshop has re-opened at Trinity Episcopal in Shelburne; they are open from 12 to 4 on Tuesday and Thursday and from10 to 2 on Saturday; you can call them at 802-658-6223 to order or reserve a book.

At the beginning of each week, participants will receive a series of questions related to the week’s reading.   Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s book is described as: “One of the most important theologians of the twentieth century illuminates the relationship between ourselves and the teachings of Jesus in this classic text on ethics, humanism, and civic duty.” (GoodReads,com).  Please contact Sally May (802.862.5010) with any questions.

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