Meet the Authors (book signing)



Date(s) - 09/19/2019
11:40 am - 1:00 pm

At 11:40 a.m. on Thursday Sept. 19 in the Schroer Commons Rev. Gerald “Jerry” E. Schumm, Jr. and Dr. Devoree Crist will be talking about their books.

Schumm, Jr.’s “Pass the Paddle: Mississippi Dreamin’ Come Hell or High Water.” He is a retired UCC minister and social studies teacher. In 2000 he lived out his life-long dream of canoeing the Mississippi River. He did so with assistance from 19 paddling partners.

Crist’s “Spirit Prayers.” She is a spiritual director, retired physician, wife and mother living in St. Louis. She has a Masters in Theological Studies from Eden Theological Seminary, a Graduate Certificate in Spiritual Direction from Aquinas Institute of Theology and a Doctor of Medicine degree from Washington University School of Medicine.

For more information contact the Advancement Department at (314)-918-2617