Book Group

Reveille UMC

Women’s Book Group

Third Thursdays | 10:30 am | Church Parlor
Where did we see the face of God? We invite you to join us this fall as we explore this question in the fiction and nonfiction selections listed below.  All women are invited to join the book group on third Thursdays at 10:30 am in the church parlor.  Due to Easter, the book group will meet on the second Thursday in April. Child care is available upon request with advanced notice. For more information, please contact Carol Uzzle.

SPRING 2019 BOOKS

February 21  
America’s Original Sin:  Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America by Jim Wallis
This book examines the root causes of racism and is a call to action for racial justice and healing. “If white Christians acted more Christian than white, black parents would have less to fear for their children,” writes the author. Ellie Speer will be leading this month’s discussion.

March 21  
The Ninth Hour by Alice McDermott
Enter the world of Catholic nursing nuns and those they cared for in Brooklyn in the early 1900s.

April 11   
Jackie Robinson: A Spiritual Biography: The Faith of a Boundary-Breaking Hero 
by Chris Lamb and Michael G. Long

May 16  
Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh