Future Speakers

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Sara Miles

September 30, 2017

Talk: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 7pm in the main sanctuary of Christ Church Greenwich Reception and book signing to follow in the Christ Church Bookstore

Sermon: Sunday, October 1 at the 9:15 service at Christ Church Greenwich
“10:10 Exploration Series” talk to follow in the Christ Church Parish Hall

Sara Miles is the founder and director of The Food Pantry, and serves as Director of Ministry at St. Gregory of Nyssa Episcopal Church in San Francisco. Her books include Jesus Freak: Feeding Healing Raising the Dead and Take This Bread: A Radical Conversion. She speaks, preaches and leads workshops around the country, and her writing has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the New Yorker, and on National Public Radio.

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Nadia Bolz-Weber

Saturday October 28, 2017: Talk and Q&A at 7pm. Book signing and reception in the Christ Church Bookstore to follow.

NADIA BOLZ-WEBER is the author of two New York Times bestselling memoirs, Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner & Saint (2013) and Accidental Saints, Finding God in All the Wrong People (2015). She is an ordained Lutheran pastor (ELCA) and the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and Saints in Denver, Colorado. Nadia travels domestically and internationally as a speaker and has been featured on NPR’s Morning Edition, On Being with Krista Tippett, CNN, and in the Washington Post, Bitch magazine, The Daily Beast, Fresh Air with Terry Gross, The Atlantic and More magazine. International media coverage includes BBC World Service and The Guardian and features in magazines in Germany, Poland, and Switzerland. Nadia lives in Denver with her family and her Great Dane, Zacchaeus.

Kerry Egan

Talk: Saturday February 3 2018, 7pm in the main sanctuary of Christ Church Greenwich. Reception and book signing to follow in the Christ Church Bookstore.

Free and open to the public.

Sermon: Sunday, February 4 2018, at the 9:15 service at Christ Church Greenwich. 10:10 Exploration Series talk to follow in the Parish Hall

Kerry Egan is a hospice chaplain, graduate of Harvard Divinity School, and author of On Living and Fumbling: A Journey of Love, Adventure, and Renewal on the Camino de Santiago. Her hospice work has been featured on NPR, PBS and CNN. She and her family live in Columbia, South Carolina.

Shane Claiborne

Saturday March 17 2018, 7pm in the main sanctuary of Christ Church Greenwich. Reception and book signing to follow in the Christ Church Bookstore.

Free and open to the public.

Sermon: Sunday, March 18 2018, at the 9:15 service at Christ Church Greenwich
10:10 Exploration Series talk to follow in the Parish Hall

Shane Claiborne is the founder of The Simple Way in Philadelphia and Red Letter Christians, a movement committed to living “as if Jesus meant the things he said.” Shane’s books include Jesus for President, Red Letter Revolution, Common Prayer, Follow Me to Freedom, Jesus, Bombs and Ice Cream, Becoming the Answer to Our Prayers,The Irresistible Revolution and his newest book, Executing Grace, about “how the death penalty killed Jesus and how it’s killing us.” Shaneclaiborne.com

Diana Butler Bass

Author, Speaker and Scholar

Talk: Saturday May 5 2018, 7pm in the main sanctuary of Christ Church Greenwich. Reception and book signing to follow in the Christ Church Bookstore

Free and open to the public.

Sermon: Sunday, May 6 2018, at the 9:15 service at Christ Church Greenwich
10:10 Exploration Series talk to follow in the Parish Hall

Diana Butler Bass holds a Ph.D. in religious studies from Duke University and is the author of nine books, including Grounded: Finding God in the World—A Spiritual Revolutionand the widely influential Christianity After Religion: The End of Church and the Birth of a New Spiritual Awakening. She lives with her family in Alexandria, Virginia.