"News that Stays News: Sustaining Our World Through Poetry"
Scott Poole, a Portland, Oregon metro-area poet, joins local Illinois poets Kathleen Kirk, Judith Valente, and Susan Baller-Shepard in celebration of National Poetry Month with “News That Stays News: Sustaining Our World Through Poetry”
on April 22, 2014, Earth Day, at 7:00 p.m., First United Methodist Church in Normal
Hey Spiritual Book Club (SBC) Members & Pals,
Hope your 2014 is going swimmingly!
This is your SBC, and we're glad you're here!
We are really looking forward to our great web site redesign with the fine team at Cybernautic.com
Watch for it in the next 60-90 days...we're psyched about it!
Our 2014 #Spiritual Book Club books so far, join us at Pinterest @yoursbc,
on Twitter @yoursbc and our group is on Facebook as well.
January: Mindful Resilience: Navigating the Labyrinth of Change in Times of Challenge by Pamela Cotton. Her site is: http://www.mindfulresilience.com
February: The Wizard of Us, by Jean Houston
March: Zealot by Reza Aslan
April: The Untethered Soul by Michael Singer
April was also @FFWgr at festival.calvin.edu
May: Heaven is for Real by Todd Burpo
June: The Dhammapada translated by Eknath Easwaran
July 10: The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
August 14: The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd
Sept 11th: Visit to local Hindu temple, reading "The True Bhagavad Gita" translated by Stephen Mitchell
October 9, Nov 13, Dec 11th will be coming soon :-)
Prayer for today:
In your mercy, we give thanks
for the path we are on, for the twists and turns
it contains, for what led us here, and where You'll
guide us in the future.
Thank you for your presence in our lives.
Thank you for your grace.
Help us to carry Your light in the world.
Spiritual Book Club swag available cafepress.com/spiritualbookclub
book bags, tshirts, coffee mugs, etc.
2nd Thursday of each month: We meet at 12:30pm for lunch
Denny's on Oakland Avenue, at the southeast corner of Oakland and Veteran's Parkway, Bloomington, IL. Please join us if you're in the Heartland.
See our latest interviews on our blog of over 200 interviews
"Real Life, Real People, Real Spirituality" blog.spiritualbookclub.com
What's your favorite thing to do to feel better spiritually?
The Art of Pausing - Judith Valente, Paul Quenon, Michael Bever