In her Lenten message
, Bishop Shannon issued an invitation to join her in reading “The Restoration Project: A Benedictine Path to Wisdom, Strength, and Love,” by Christopher H. Martin. The book is available in print, ebook
formats. Hopkins Bookshop at Trinity Shelburne has ordered several copies. Email Jenny Ogelby
to order a copy.
“My prayer is that ‘The Restoration Project’ will inspire us to explore new and creative ways to live and articulate our faith every day in our congregations and communities,” Bishop Shannon said. “And for those who are called to go deeper, the book offers a helpful guide for starting and leading congregational discipleship groups. I look forward to reading it together.”
The book discussion will include:
- March 5, 6 p.m.: Bishop Shannon will convene a video conversation about the introduction and Chapters 1 and 2. Join the conversation using this link: https://zoom.us/j/303377507.
- Weeks of March 12, 19 and 26: Bishop Shannon will post a reflection about a chapter of the book on Facebook each Thursday and host a conversation in the comments.
- April 2, 6 p.m.: Bishop Shannon will convene a video conversation about the book, focusing on Chapter 6. Join the conversation using this link: https://zoom.us/j/306048033.
- April 8: Bishop Shannon will post a final reflection about the book on Facebook and host a conversation in the comments.