A 2013 midwest publishing awards show honorable mention sharon garlough brown tells the moving story of four strangers as they embark together on a journey of spiritual formation: hannah, a pastor who doesn't realize how exhausted she is.
meg, a widow and recent empty-nester who is haunted by her past.
mara, a woman who has experienced a lifetime of rejection and is now trying to navigate a difficult marriage.
charissa, a hard-working graduate student who wants to get things right.
youre invited to join these four women as they reluctantly arrive at a retreat center and find themselves drawn out of their separate stories of isolation and struggle and into a collective journey of spiritual practice, mutual support and personal revelation.
along the way, readers will be taken into a new understanding of key spiritual practices and find tangible support for the deeper life with god.
if you want to travel this journey with others, you will find a group study guide and book club resources at www.sensibleshoesclub.com.