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Women's Retreat with Dr. Lauren Winner

part of the Lake Junaluska Signature Series

September 17-19, 2015  

Women of all ages are invited to join Dr. Lauren Winner this fall in the beautiful North Carolina mountains for renewal of soul, mind, and body.  Dr. Winner, a professor at Duke Divinity School and acclaimed author of Girl Meets God and Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis, will lead the discussion on overlooked images of God in the Bible.

Package Rate includes: 2 nights lodging, dinner on Thursday through breakfast on Saturday, and program fee. (more details coming soon.)

Childcare available with advanced registration. Childcare rate: $75/child for the event. Contact Jennifer Martin for details. 

Lauren Winner

Lauren F. Winner is the author of numerous books, including Girl Meets God and Mudhouse Sabbath. Her recent memoir Still: Notes on a Mid-faith Crisis has been named a “Best Book of 2012″ in the religion category by Publishers Weekly and a 2013 Book Award winner in the spirituality category by Christianity Today. Her book on overlooked biblical images of God, Wearing God, will be published by HarperOne in the spring of 2015. She has appeared on PBS’s Religion & Ethics Newsweekly and has written for The New York Times Book Review, The Washington Post Book World, Publishers Weekly, Books and Culture, and Christianity Today. Winner has degrees from Duke, Columbia, and Cambridge universities, and holds a Ph.D. in history. The former book editor for Beliefnet, Lauren teaches at Duke Divinity School, and lives in Durham, North Carolina. Lauren travels extensively to lecture and teach. During the academic year of 2007-2008, she was a visiting fellow at the Center for the Study of Religion at Princeton University, and during the academic year of 2010-2011, she was a visiting fellow at the Institute of Sacred Music at Yale University. When she’s home, you can usually find her curled up, on her couch or screen porch, with a good novel. 

Program Questions:

Jennifer Martin, jmartin@lakejunaluska.com, 828.454.6716

To Register:

Anna King, registrar@lakejunaluska.com, 828.454.6682